20 March.Doha, Qatar
Sharath and Manika are India’s bronze medallists from 2018 Asian Games. (Photo credit: Twitter/@manikabatra_TT)

  • The duo stunned world No 8 Korean Sang-Su Lee and Jihee Jneon
  • They won the match by 4-2
  • Sharath and Manika had already secured berth in the singles category

10 March.Tokyo, Japan
Japanese swim star Rikako Ikee will enter four events at next month's national championship. (Photo credit: Twitter/ @rikakoikee)

  • Rikako Ikee was diagnosed with leukaemia in February 2019
  • She will compete in the women's 50 metres and 100m freestyle
  • Ikee's first race since she was diagnosed with leukaemia was last August.