Putian (China): The young shooters of India shone once more as they swept the mixed events at the ISSF World Cup Finals on Friday to register another memorable day for the country. India made a brilliant start to the World Cup Finals on Thursday with Manu Bhaker, Elavenil Valarivan and Divyash Singh Panwar bagging gold medals. They continued their form on the second day in the mixed events. India had a one-two in the Air Pistol Mixed Team event as Manu Bhaker teamed up with Russia's Artem Chernosov to win the gold medal while Saurabh and Anna Korakaki bagged the silver. In the 10m Air Rifle Mixed Team event, it was gold and silver for India once again as Divyansh and Croatian legend Snjezana Pejcic finished on top while Apurvi Chandela and China's Zhang bagged the runners-up spot. This year, India have managed to win four out of the five World Cup gold medals at the women's 10m Air Rifle event. On Thursday in the men's 10m Air Pistol event, Abhishek Verma and Saurabh had qualified for … [Read more...] about India’s Young Shooters Shine With Gold and Silver Medal Shows on ISSF World Cup Finals Day 2
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Fast bowler Naseem Shah was the notable name when the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Friday announced a list of 28 Under-19 players for a high performance training camp, with a view to prepare players for next year’s U-19 World Cup.Naseem, who is currently a part of the national team facing Australia in the first Test in Brisbane, qualifies for the 19-and-below age group as he is only 16.The PCB’s inclusion of Naseem in the training camp means that it sees a future for him in the U-19 setup as well as the highest level.The camp, to be held at the National Cricket Academy in Lahore, will begin from Monday and last six weeks. The players who are currently away with other teams can rejoin after fulfilling their commitments.The 2020 Under-19 Cricket World Cup will be played between January 17 and February 9 in South Africa. … [Read more...] about PCB names Naseem Shah in U-19 World Cup 2020 training camp
Kim You-geun, deputy director of South Korea's presidential national security office, speaks at the presidential Blue House in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, Nov. 22, 2019. South Korea says it has decided to continue a 2016 military intelligence-sharing agreement with Japan it previously decided to terminate amid ongoing disputes over their wartime history and trade. less Kim You-geun, deputy director of South Korea's presidential national security office, speaks at the presidential Blue House in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, Nov. 22, 2019. South Korea says it has decided to ... more Photo: Ahn Young-joon, AP Photo: Ahn Young-joon, AP Image 1 of / 7 Caption Close Image 1 of 7 Kim You-geun, deputy director of South Korea's presidential national security office, speaks at the presidential Blue House … [Read more...] about In reversal, Seoul to keep Japan military intelligence pact
LONDON — It is not normal for the United States to have two diplomatic channels for dealing with a foreign ally at war, as the U.S. apparently did with Ukraine under President Donald Trump, as the acting ambassador to Ukraine, Bill Taylor, told the House impeachment inquirythis month. The first was the official one run by Taylor, aimed at supporting Ukraine in its war with Russian-backed separatists. The other was "irregular, informal" and unaccountable to Congress, with the goal of getting Ukraine's new leader to do President Donald Trump "a favor" by investigating a political rival, as described by a number of witnesses — most explosively by the U.S. ambassador to the European Union, Gordon Sondland,on Wednesday. What is also not normal is the United States' current standing in the world and the way other countries have engaged with it since Trump took office, but particularly since the revelations about his actions toward Ukraine prompted the impeachment inquiry against … [Read more...] about Trump recasts way U.S. deals with the world. And this is a big deal.
With Pospisil defeating John Millman 7-6 (9-7) 6-4 in the opening match, Australia relied on a comeback from De Minaur to haul themselves level. Next Gen ATP Finals runner up De Minaur – Australia's star player in Thursday's tie with Nick Kyrgios sitting out – did it the hard way, coming from a set down to beat Shapovalov 3-6 6-3 7-5 and tee up a deciding doubles encounter. But Canada were too good in the doubles – Pospisil picking up where he left off while Shapovalov bounced back from his loss in style via a 6-4 6-4 win. This is what it means.#DavisCupMadridFinals pic.twitter.com/UITZxYz3t4 — Davis Cup by Rakuten Madrid Finals (@DavisCupFinals) 21 November 2019 A break of serve in the opening game against Australian counterparts Jordan Thompson and John Peers paved the way for the pair to claim the first set with ease.Thompson and Peers looked set to take the match all the way when they earned a 3-0 lead in set two, only for Shapovalov and Pospisil to restore … [Read more...] about Davis Cup: De Minaur comeback not enough for Australia as Canada book semi-final