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US Open 2017: Superb Kevin Anderson reaches first Grand Slam final US Open 2017: Superb Kevin Anderson reaches first Grand Slam final
- September 11, 2017

It was now the South African making all the running, earning six break points in the third set, albeit needing a Carreno Busta double fault to get over the line. He will face his toughest test yet in the semi-finals against Kevin Anderson , who has won on both occasions the two have played each other. Still, the lanky South African thinks the journey has been worth it. (more...)
Arsenal bounce back from successive defeats with Bournemouth victory Arsenal bounce back from successive defeats with Bournemouth victory
- September 10, 2017

His did find the net after 27 minutes to make it 2-0 following Welbeck's sixth minute opener. Of course, Arsenal fans will hope that Welbeck can start to do this more consistently, and against better opposition, but it's a start for a player who has so often been in and out of the side due to injury problems. (more...)
Will former Viking Peterson boom or bust for Saints? Will former Viking Peterson boom or bust for Saints?
- September 10, 2017

But the prospect of a timeshare with Mark Ingram , the potential for re-injury, and the inevitable abandoning of the run when the Saints defense implodes, all serve to dampen AP's long term prospects. I see he's making a big deal [of it]. "We just got to be ready to go, which I know he is". These are the mistakes that can be fixed, and coach Mike Zimmer will get them fixed. (more...)
Costa relocates family to Madrid ahead of proposed Atletico move Costa relocates family to Madrid ahead of proposed Atletico move
- September 10, 2017

Costa has been omitted from Chelsea's squad for the group stages of the Champions League, which indicates that he is unlikely to play for the club before the January transfer window. "What happened is that all contracts have an end date, and when that happens there are talks about extending them". Costa has already agreed personal terms with Atletico, and will sign a £9.1million-a-year deal, according to the Express . (more...)
Week 2's Top 10: Who Moves Up as Ohio State Drops Out? Week 2's Top 10: Who Moves Up as Ohio State Drops Out?
- September 10, 2017

And, it finally happened in the second half. Comparatively, the Buckeyes found themselves in a fight with in for almost three full quarters of play. The Sooners are coming off a 56-7 home victory over UTEP in Week 1 when they tallied 676 yards of offense. On Saturday night the No. 5 Sooners visit Columbus to face No. (more...)
Rafael Dos Anjos Calls Out Tyron Woodley After UFC 215 Rafael Dos Anjos Calls Out Tyron Woodley After UFC 215
- September 10, 2017

However, a few minutes later, Dos Anjos was able to step over Magny's leg into full mount. "One thing I can be sure, is we're going to fight", dos Anjos added. "I have confidence in me, in my cardio, and I'm going to make him work". His arrival in the 170-pound title picture is well-timed, too. I'm a new blood in this division and I was ready to take the fight with Woodley if Damien Maia didn't take the fight, but he took the fight, but I was getting ready for it. (more...)
Andrew Luck Could be Out Andrew Luck Could be Out "Several More Weeks"
- September 10, 2017

Luck is still working on the strengthening portion of his recovery from shoulder surgery, but he hasn't started an intensive throwing regime yet. The ailment did not stop Luck from throwing for 4,240 yards, 31 touchdowns and 13 interceptions while completing 63.5 percent of his passes and registering a passer rating of 96.4 last season. (more...)
NFL Predictions: Arizona Cardinals vs. Detroit Lions 9/10/17 NFL Predictions: Arizona Cardinals vs. Detroit Lions 9/10/17
- September 10, 2017

The Lions made the playoffs last season at 9-7, but lost in the opening round to the Seattle Seahawks 26-6. So it is unknown how effective he will be in Week 1. Abdullah will be joined by fellow running back Theo Riddick , who also was out with an injury majority of the season. Arizona took a 7-0 lead with 11:14 to play in the first quarter , and it came after the Cardinals offense put together a six-play, 19-yard drive on the first possession of the game that ended abruptly on ... (more...)
Nadal overwhelms del Potro; faces Anderson in US Open final Nadal overwhelms del Potro; faces Anderson in US Open final
- September 10, 2017

The 28th-seeded Anderson dropped the first set but powered past the 12th-seeded Spaniard 4-6 7-5 6-3 6-4 in a match that lasted nearly three hours on Arthur Ashe Stadium. "It's something that I always dreamed about but something I never thought was going to arrive here". "I think just my emotions at the end summed it up". (more...)
Ducati's Petrucci fastest in San Marino Ducati's Petrucci fastest in San Marino
- September 10, 2017

During this time the satellite Pramac Ducati team's Danilo Petrucci - with nothing to lose as far as the riders' championship is concerned - slowly but surely caught up to and snuck past both Dovizioso and Marquez as the defending world champion seemed to be on the edge of falling. (more...)
Shami and Umesh Return for Australia ODIs, Shardul Dropped Shami and Umesh Return for Australia ODIs, Shardul Dropped
- September 10, 2017

It will be interesting if either Bhuvneshwar Kumar or Jasprit Bumrah is given some rest, bringing back Umesh Yadav or Mohammed Shami for the first three games of the series starting in Chennai. "We'll see what we're presented with but it could be the same again". I am not sure the one-day wickets will present quite as much spin perhaps as some of the Test wickets. (more...)
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola: 'West Brom's Jonny Evans was too expensive' Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola: 'West Brom's Jonny Evans was too expensive'
- September 10, 2017

Silva, who has been a constant presence in the City side since joining from Valencia in 2010, still has two years left in his Manchester City contract and is still a key player at only 31 years old. When replacing Sterling , looking to our attacking options would be a true like for like, but I'm more concerned with how we stop Jurgen Klopp's heavy metal football. (more...)
Juventus vs Chievo Verona Italian Series A Goal Updates (3-0) Juventus vs Chievo Verona Italian Series A Goal Updates (3-0)
- September 10, 2017

Giorgio Chiellini, Sami Khedira, Claudio Marchisio and Alex Sandro were out injured. Juventus took a 1-0 lead in the 17th minute on an own goal by Chievo's Perparim Hetemaj, reports Efe. "It wasn't easy today because we were playing with three in midfield for the first time and Pjanic in front of the defence", Juventus chief coach Massimilano Allegri was quoted as saying by his club's website. (more...)
Man Utd target Perisic commits to long-term Inter Milan deal Man Utd target Perisic commits to long-term Inter Milan deal
- September 10, 2017

Speaking to La Gazzetta dello Sport , the boss said: "We were quite clear with him and the club did well too to find the right arguments to convince him to stay". Perisic has proven to be one of the most exciting players in the Italian top flight, with no player in the division providing more assists for their teammates last season. (more...)
Rampaging City tear Liverpool apart with five goals Rampaging City tear Liverpool apart with five goals
- September 10, 2017

The Mane sending off fundamentally altered the balance of the match, but Liverpool might also be concerned at how fundamentally it was altered. "We played really smart", City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne said . Unsurprisingly, Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp was aggrieved by the decision. "The intensity of the first half was very hard". Guardiola applauded on two occasions when City players hit long balls straight out of play when they were aiming for Alexander-Arnold's side of the ... (more...)
Saina Nehwal, Gopichand coach Shradhha Kapoor for biopic Saina Nehwal, Gopichand coach Shradhha Kapoor for biopic
- September 10, 2017

Pictures from the training session have been shared by the 30-year-old actress on social media. "She will be training at a world-class badminton facility in suburban Mumbai and will practice daily till it's time to kick off the shoot, which is in a few months", a source was quoted by the daily. (more...)
Kevin Anderson can nearly taste a historic final Kevin Anderson can nearly taste a historic final
- September 10, 2017

The 31-year-old, ranked 32 in the world, is the lowest-ranked grand slam finalist since 38th-ranked Jo-Wilfried Tsonga fell at the 2008 Australian Open final. Anderson finished with a power-packed 22 aces and 58 winners. Anderson was the slight favorite in this encounter as he leads Carreno Busta 2-0 in their head-to-head, with their last meeting coming in Montreal this year. (more...)
Pochettino praises Llorente's winning mentality Pochettino praises Llorente's winning mentality
- September 10, 2017

Spurs pipped Chelsea for the Swansea striker, 32, in a £12m deadline day swoop. Its' not the first time Pochettino's path has crossed with Llorente . He told me yesterday! The gesture was in jest, and if you ask me, Walker deserves far worse. "He's a world champion - he won the World Cup with Spain - and that is the mentality that can translate to us with the experience of winning big things", Pochettino said. (more...)
Power battle as Del Potro faces Thiem at US Open Power battle as Del Potro faces Thiem at US Open
- September 10, 2017

Dominic was dominating the match so easily. NOTE: Please be aware that you will need an active Bet365 account to watch Juan Martin Del Potro v Dominic Thiem in US Open . "Del-Po!" frequently rang out - as Del Potro, who has been struggling with flu symptoms, reached the US Open quarterfinals in NY for the fifth time in nine appearances. (more...)
Swansea expect Wilfried Bony and Renato Sanches feature against Newcastle Swansea expect Wilfried Bony and Renato Sanches feature against Newcastle
- September 10, 2017

Bony said: "Even when I went to City and came back here, I was warming up and they were still singing that and that was a great feeling". The £45 million departure of Sigurdsson to Everton and the loss of Llorente to Tottenham prompted many to predict that Swansea are heading for another relegation battle after last season's struggles. (more...)