Japan’s Princess Mako tied the knot with a commoner and exited Japan’s royalty in a marriage that has raised issues of how modern day Japanese royals are expected to behave, as well as gender equality and human rights in the world’s oldest continuous monarchy.
The controversy delayed the marriage by three years. It prompted the pair to skip any formal ceremony, instead just registering their union at a local government office on Tuesday.
A day earlier, Teresa Jolly was across the court from her jump-smashing, attacking role model, Indonesian Olympic champion, Arianism Abraham. And in the next 24 hours, she took over the attacking mantle from her hero in women’s doubles at the All England, and rattled Korean World Championship silver medalists Lee Soothe Shin Changchun.
Gastric Handicapping has always borne the instinctive reflexes at the net she likes the pace of that eyeball to eyeball position and revels in the confrontation while keeping her poise. Elated just two days back to get an entry into All England, she seamlessly looked the part, holding her nerve and switching serves on a historical day for Indian women’s doubles at All England.
The pair of 19 year olds took the attack to the World Koreans, to score an eye-popping victory, making for Friday’s biggest blockbuster at Birmingham.