Current Affairs International - 12 September 2016

1. Third seed Stanislas Wawrinka won US Open Men-s Singles title after defeating world number one and defending champion Novak Djokovic by 6-7, 6-4, 7-5, 6-3. This is his maiden US Open title and his third major title.


2. A revenge drama Ang Babaeng Humayo (The Woman Who Left) won the Golden Lion for Best Film Award at the 73 Venice Film Festival. Russian director Andrei Konchalovsky and Mexican film director Amat Escalante shared Silver Lion for Best Direction for their respective films Paradise and The Untamed.