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Svitolina urges boyfriend Monfils to keep pace after semifinal entry Svitolina urges boyfriend Monfils to keep pace after semifinal entry
- Сентября 04, 2019

Looking as dominant as can be, Williams moved just fine and powered her way into the US Open semifinals by overwhelming 18th-seeded Qiang Wang of China 6-1, 6-0 in a mere 44 minutes Tuesday night to move closer to a 24th Grand Slam singles trophy. (more...)
Juventus Cut Two Stars From Uefa Champions League Squad Juventus Cut Two Stars From Uefa Champions League Squad
- Сентября 04, 2019

Giorgio Chiellini has been left out after picking up a long-term injury, but the Bianconeri have included new signings Matthijs de Ligt, Danilo, Merih Demiral, Adrien Rabiot , Aaron Ramsey and Gianluigi Buffon. After talking to Juventus I chose to stay on. Can, 25, will not feature for Juventus during the group stages of Champions League this season as he was not named in Maurizio Sarri's 22-man squad, and said he was only informed about the decision on Tuesday. (more...)
Toner the surprise omission from Ireland World Cup squad Toner the surprise omission from Ireland World Cup squad
- Сентября 04, 2019

The 33-year-old has played 63 Tests for Ireland, but will not be on the plane to Japan despite his noted lineout and restart expertise. "I feel sorry for him; nothing against for who was properly selected for". Fly-half Joey Carbery will cover scrum-half as an emergency option, with Schmidt taking three 10s. Ireland will be led by Rory Best, who will be travelling to his fourth World Cup. (more...)
Emre Can furious at Juventus snub
- Сентября 04, 2019

I am shocked and angry'. "There were talks with other clubs [before the transfer window closed] and one of the conditions for me to stay was to be part of the Champions League squad". The trio will be ineligible for all of Juventus' group stage matches in the Champions League, but could feature in the latter stages of the competition if the club registers them in the second registration period. (more...)
Iranian judoka Saeid Mollaei offered Olympic lifeline by International Judo Federation boss Iranian judoka Saeid Mollaei offered Olympic lifeline by International Judo Federation boss
- Сентября 04, 2019

Former world champion Saeid Mollaei defected from the Iranian judo team on Saturday and is seeking asylum in Germany , following a tournament in Japan. Vizer added that he hoped Mollaei would be able to compete in the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo . "Today, I fought and received in opposition to an Olympic champion, an Olympics bronze medalist and different combatants". (more...)
Australia's Smith regains spot as ICC's top-ranked Test batsman Australia's Smith regains spot as ICC's top-ranked Test batsman
- Сентября 04, 2019

Ben Stokes's heroics ensured the series is locked up at 1-1 ahead of the Manchester showdown, which gets under way on Wednesday, and Broad believes Australia may struggle to overcome the disappointment of such a gut-wrenching defeat. That means England can not afford to be beaten in either of the final two Tests in Manchester and at The Oval next week. The all-rounder's brilliant 135no earned the hosts a one-wicket victory to keep the series alive and prompt celebrations akin to those ... (more...)
Inspired Nadal has ‘idol’ Tiger roaring at US Open
- Сентября 04, 2019

Cilic would double fault later in the game to give Nadal a 3-1 lead and he would never threaten again on a hot and humid night in NY, with Tiger Woods among the star-studded crowd at Arthur Ashe Stadium cheering on the Spaniard. He ran along the baseline, picked up a ball well outside the double alley and smacked a forehand victor around the net to bring up match point. After Cilic missed a shot, Nadal's big backhand made it 0-40. (more...)
Iwobi nets second goal in Everton’s triumph Iwobi nets second goal in Everton’s triumph
- Сентября 04, 2019

However, following back to back starts against Lincoln City in the Carabao Cup and Wolves in the Premier League, the midfielder has caused many fans to reconsider their stance on the signing, with the two-time Premier League victor make his presence felt for the Toffees. (more...)
Serena flies into semi-final, claims 100th U.S. Open win Serena flies into semi-final, claims 100th U.S. Open win
- Сентября 04, 2019

Open quarterfinals. The 37-year-old American is in search of a 24th main title to match Margaret Court docket's longstanding file, and smacked 25 winners in opposition to first-time Slam quarter-finalist Wang, who did not hit a single one. (more...)
Dimitrov upsets Federer to reach U.S. Open semis Dimitrov upsets Federer to reach U.S. Open semis
- Сентября 04, 2019

The Swiss tennis maestro, who conceded the first set in both opening and second round victories, took one hour and 19 minutes to overcome Goffin 6-2, 6-2, 6-0 in a one-sided last-16 clash of the men's singles event of the tournament. He could have claimed a berth in his record 56th career major semifinal. Because I actually was feeling I was playing really well, " said Federer, who said he began having physical problems Tuesday afternoon. (more...)
Rams agree with QB Jared Goff on 4-year contract extension Rams agree with QB Jared Goff on 4-year contract extension
- Сентября 04, 2019

Never in a million years did Los Angeles fans imagine that Goff would be working his way to the honors of being considered a top quarterback in the National Football League, but the Rams coming off a Super Bowl appearance shows how special of a player he truly is. (more...)
Alexis Sánchez says he ‘didn’t know why’ Manchester United dropped him Alexis Sánchez says he ‘didn’t know why’ Manchester United dropped him
- Сентября 04, 2019

Sanchez signed for Manchester United from Arsenal in the January transfer window in 2018 but he has failed to live up to expectations at Old Trafford. "I've always said that. Sometimes I'd play 60 minutes then I wouldn't play the next game - and I didn't know why". And if he can maintain this pace all throughout the season then there's no way that Ole will call back Alexis Sanchez. (more...)
Rafael Nadal defeats Marin Cilic to reach ninth US Open quarterfinal
- Сентября 04, 2019

You know Rafael Nadal is in trouble when he starts inching back while returning serve, standing deeper and deeper until he is nearly level with the line umpire. Of course, to take control against Nadal you have to be playing at a very high level yourself and during the second set of his fourth round match, Marin Cilic did just that. (more...)
Green reels in Noh to win LPGA's Cambia Portland Classic Green reels in Noh to win LPGA's Cambia Portland Classic
- Сентября 03, 2019

Green, who made her first LPGA title a major when she won the Women's PGA in June, curled in a long birdie putt at 17 to pull even with Noh. The 18-year-old Noh, who turned down an offer to play for UCLA and instead went pro in February, led by three strokes entering the final round and held the same margin after 14 holes. (more...)
Ben Stokes and team-mates celebrated Ashes heroics with £55 drive-thru blow-out Ben Stokes and team-mates celebrated Ashes heroics with £55 drive-thru blow-out
- Сентября 03, 2019

England's stunning one-wicket victory over Australia in the third Test of the Ashes saw a record-breaking 2.1 million viewers watch the game on British pay-TV channel Sky Sports. The broadcaster agreed a deal with Channel 4 earlier this year to share its coverage of the ICC Cricket World Cup final between eventual champions England and New Zealand but apparently has no plans to do the same for the Ashes. (more...)
Leclerc dedicates maiden F1 win to Hubert at sombre Spa Leclerc dedicates maiden F1 win to Hubert at sombre Spa
- Сентября 03, 2019

But thanks guys, you are the best - it's a dream come true". "I would like to dedicate my first win to him". "It was definitely the first situation for me where I have lost someone and then raced the following day. Formula One drivers , team bosses and dignitaries formed an arc around the mother and son as silence fell over the Ardennes forest. Conditions were significantly cooler than in practice as the lights went out and Leclerc led from pole. (more...)
Rafael Nadal defends Novak Djokovic after US Open boos Rafael Nadal defends Novak Djokovic after US Open boos
- Сентября 03, 2019

On Sunday, Djokovic, 32, was trailing Stan Wawinka 6-4, 7-5, 2-1, when he made a decision to call it quits because of left shoulder pain that had been bothering him for weeks. Wawrinka will likely have the crowd on his side against Medvedev, who has reveled in boos during his last two matches after being seen to direct a middle-finger gesture to the crowd in his third-round meeting with Feliciano Lopez. (more...)
West Indies' Darren Bravo substituted for concussion West Indies' Darren Bravo substituted for concussion
- Сентября 03, 2019

Pujara made 27, Rahane made 64* and Vihari followed his first-innings century with a score of 53* as India declared for 168/4 and set West Indies a target of 468 runs. He didn't bat in the second innings after concussion following a blow to the head from a Jofra Archer bouncer, and Marnus Labuschagne replaced him in the second innings. (more...)
SC's Hilinski to take over for QB Bentley SC's Hilinski to take over for QB Bentley
- Сентября 03, 2019

Hilinski, a true freshman from Orange, California, is one of the most highly regarded quarterbacks to sign with SC in recent history. "He needs to play better at that position, but we need to play better around him and we didn't do that". He won the backup job in fall camp. "He works hard at it, as far as the film work and different things are concerned". School officials have yet to confirm the injury reports regarding Bentley - who suffered through a disastrous season opener in ... (more...)
Federer crushes Goffin to reach U.S. Open quarter-finals Federer crushes Goffin to reach U.S. Open quarter-finals
- Сентября 03, 2019

The Russian troll teased the crowd on Louis Armstrong Stadium as he was booed before and after his four-set win over German qualifier Dominik Koepfer . Medvedev then relished the boos that rang out during his on-court interview and encouraged the crowd to raise the volume by waving his arms in the air. (more...)