Tata Steel Chess will hold a women’s event for the first time : The Tribune India

Chenai: India’s top female players – including Koneru Humpy and D Harika except for the speedy R Vaishali – will be the stars of the women’s event featured at the 4th edition of the Tata Steel Chess India tournament. It will be held in Kolkata from November 29 to December 4.

monaco
Sreeshankar finishes 6th in the Monaco Diamond League

Commonwealth Games silver medalist long jumper Murali Sreeshankar finished sixth in the Diamond League meeting with a below par effort of 7.94m here today. He landed his best jump on his fifth attempt.

Geneva
FIFA plans to launch the World Cup in Qatar a day earlier

The World Cup in Qatar could start a day earlier than expected, with FIFA considering letting the host country face Ecuador on November 20.

London
Fury announces return, plans third fight

Tyson Fury has announced a return to boxing and is targeting a third fight against fellow Briton Derek Chisora. Fury said after his win over Dillian Whyte at Wembley Stadium in London in April that he was retiring from the sport, but appears to have already had a change of heart.

Washington
Kyrgios can’t help but win as Osaka knocked out in first round

Nick Kyrgios qualified for the National Bank Open, beating Argentina’s Sebastian Baez 6-4 6-4 in a first-round match and setting up a second-round showdown with top-ranked Russian Daniil Medvedev. Naomi Osaka withdrew from her first round match due to a back injury. She was leading 7-6(4) 3-0 against Estonian Kaia Kanepi when she retired from competition.

BERLIN
Flick delighted with Werner’s return to Leipzig

Timo Werner’s return to former club RB Leipzig is good news both for the league and for the player, who will continue to compete at the highest level, German coach Hansi Flick has said as the match approaches. Year-end World Cup. Agencies

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