The world of sports was lively and exciting this week, with various events, competitions, and matches taking place around the globe. From soccer to tennis and basketball to golf, athletes put their skills and dedication to the test. Here are the highlights of the most notable and interesting news in sports in the past seven days. SOCCER: In the UEFA Champions League, Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) defeated RB Leipzig 3-2 in a thrilling match that saw Kylian Mbappé scoring two goals for PSG.
At the same time, Manchester United beat Istanbul Basaksehir 4-1, with Bruno Fernandes shining with two goals and one assist. Bayern Munich continued their unbeaten run with a 3-1 victory over Salzburg, while Barcelona and Juventus played out a 0-0 draw. In the Premier League, Tottenham moved up to The Sun News Today top of the table after beating Manchester City 2-0. Harry Kane and Son Heung-min were the stars of the game, scoring both goals for Spurs.
Besides, Liverpool, Chelsea, and Leicester City all won their respective matches. TENNIS: At the ATP Finals in London, Daniil Medvedev beat Novak Djokovic in straight sets to become the first Russian player to win the year-end event since Nikolay Davydenko in 2009. Medvedev had an incredible run, defeating Alexander Zverev, Diego Schwartzman, and Rafael Nadal before toppling the world number one Djokovic in the final. Meanwhile, in the WTA Tour, Aryna Sabalenka won the Linz Open, beating Elise Mertens in the final.
Sabalenka won her third title this year and improved her chances of making it to the WTA Finals in Shenzhen.