The Briton dominated the second set to secure her 10th win of 2017. "I did my best and I just wanted to see what would happen so I am not too down", said Osaka. However, the Brit got the break through at 4-4 and duly served out the first 6-4. "It can always be a bit better". The Dane, who is a former semifinalist at Melbourne Park, is through to the third round for the first time since 2014.
The diminutive Jadhav's confidence in such a short global career made everyone sit back and look up in astonishment. In the first ODI at Pune , India chased down a huge target of 350. But Rahul asserted his love for such challenges stating that situations like these motivate him to come back stronger and perform better. The other opener, K L Rahul, who addressed the media, played it down by saying that fighting for the place in the team is a sign of healthy competition.
According to The Undefeated's Marc J. Spears , Thursday's MRI is expected to confirm the initial diagnosis. Prior to Wednesday's game, he was averaging 18.7 points, 6.4 rebounds and 1.5 steals on 45 percent shooting from the field and 35.8 percent shooting from three.
Porzingis (Achilles) has been ruled out for Wednesday's game against the Celtics, Marc Berman of the New York Post reports. "It was a big win for us to come in here and kind of put everything to the side in spite of what's been surrounding the team, and really focus in on playing basketball and winning", said forward Carmelo Anthony , who reiterated his desire to stay in NY on Tuesday.
Williams , who lost to Angelique Kerber in last year's final, has drawn Belinda Bencic , who was seeded 12th here last year and who beat her in Toronto in 2015. I played all the key points well. A year ago, Nadal lost to the aforementioned Verdasco, but looked dominant on Monday. "But right now I'm just so focused that this is kind of all I can think about".
Westbrook became the undisputed leader of the Thunder with Durant's departure and is putting up historic stat lines but not quite as many wins. "There's nothing serious. Golden State Warriors center Zaza Pachulia has a unique role on a team that is dripping with talent: he must play the big man enforcer. Durant said to ESPN.com's Chris Haynes : "It's never going to be a regular game for me".
As Vaughan also tweeted after Kohli's match-winning hundred in the first one-day worldwide against England in Pune: "VIRAT KOHLI IS FROM ANOTHER PLANET". "The other day I was in full flow and was able to pull off those strokes", he said. He reminded how Kohli treated the short balls in the Pune ODI.
Manchester United have appointed a full-time counter-terrorism manager in what they believe to be a first in English club soccer. United now have 65 commercial partners attached to the club, with a mattress and pillow sponsor, a collection of drinks partners and even an official noodle partner part of the club's annual cashflow.
McCarthy said that Adams would focus on rehab during practice on Wednesday, as would Nelson. Nelson led the National Football League this season with 14 touchdown catches. The third-year wideout had a breakout regular season with 75 catches for 997 yards and 12 touchdowns. Per the official injury report, Nelson participated on a limited basis.
To create room for Mahtook on the 40-man roster, center fielder Anthony Gose was designated for assignment. He hit.295/.351/.619 in 115 plate appearances in 2015, slugging nine home runs and stealing four bases. With the Mud Hens, he had an altercation with manager Lloyd McLendon, who is now the Tigers' hitting coach, and was sent further down to Double-A Erie.
According to Jeff Goodman of ESPN , Trier failed a drug test for a PED in September and can not return to action until the drug has completely left his system, even though he has been cleared by the NCAA. The 6-5 guard averaged 14.8 points, 3.3 rebounds and 1.1 assists in 28 minutes per game last season and was named to the Pac-12 All-Freshman team. They have wins over Michigan State, Missouri and Texas A&M to go along with those conference victories, and single-digit losses to Butler and ...
Certainly, Sixers and National Basketball Association fans are hoping for the former, given Simmons' pre-draft attention, his obvious potential and Philadelphia's improvement around "rookie" center Joel Embiid (who missed two seasons before seeing action in 2016-17 under strict minutes restriction).
The 12-time Grand Slam victor held off the Spanish lefthander in a 71-minute, turning point second set before winning 6-1, 7-6 (4), 6-2 on Tuesday. The Serb came out on top, however, and soon the writing was on the wall for the downbeat Spaniard as Djokovic broke straight away in the third set, before racing through with two more breaks to seal the victory.
While Watson might benefit from answering some of those questions at the Senior Bowl, he's understandably exhausted. For Watson, Adelson wrote: "Watson might have finished second in Heisman voting, but he won the trophy that matters most to him: the national championship".
The Cowboys and Chiefs both played at home last weekend in the divisional round of the playoffs and lost to the Green Bay Packers and Pittsburgh Steelers , respectively. Belichick later added that yes fans do help to a certain extent, but ultimately the game comes down to the players on the field. There's still plenty of time to share the motivational material before the Pats host the Steelers on Sunday night.
Whereas Hoffman and Guerrero are just shy of reaching the coveted 75% among the public ballots, Ivan Rodriguez now has enough to watch his plaque get hung in Cooperstown. Down the ballot, Trevor Hoffman fell 1 percent short of induction at 74 percent, and Vladimir Guerrero looks like a lock in 2018 as well. He also prevented an incredible 46 percent of stolen base attempts against him in his career (661 of 1447), leading the league in caught-stealing percentage on nine occasions (including ...
Bagwell's 15-year-career left him in many exclusive 'clubs.' He remains one of just 12 players in Major League Baseball history to hit 400 home runs and have a career on-base percentage of.408 or higher. This year offers a win for fans who expect basic logic from the Hall's electorate: A minimum of just seven voters had a split opinion between Bonds and Clemens.
The Braves now train at the Disney Wide World of Sports complex in Orlando. Braves chairman and CEO Terry McGuirk said in a press release that the team could come to Sarasota as soon as the 2019 spring training season. Throughout those turns, local leaders remained cautiously optimistic behind the scenes and Tuesday's announcement removed any doubts those previous flirtations had raised, said West Villages General Manager Marty Black, who has led the development's efforts to court and plan ...
He joins Jeff Bagwell and Ivan Rodriguez as the three who will go into the hall this year. Rodriguez just squeaked by as a first ballot selection receiving votes on 76 percent of ballots. Jeff Bagwell , produced more than 100 RBIs in eight of 15 seasons with Astros . Bagwell is one of several players on the ballot who was dogged by steroid suspicion, though without much in the way of concrete proof; along with Mike Piazza's induction last year, this year's result may be a sign that ...
McCarthy would not say what the plan was for Nelson this week. So the fact he set the same timetable for another injured wide receiver isn't a good sign. The Packers head to the Georgia Dome on Sunday. The second-year cornerback has missed the last two games after being carted off the field in the regular-season finale against Detroit with a neck injury.
He has sent the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) tape of his boxing sessions as part of his training and is finishing up filing the paperwork needed, per Okamoto. "Upon his submission of the required licencing information, we expect to approve his licence as of this date". Diaz's boxing skills saw him get drafted in as a sparring partner by pound-for-pound great Andre Ward.
Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was asked about Brown's social media post in his weekly interview with WEEI sports radio. Here's everything you need to know to watch the game, or follow along as we bring you the latest score, live updates, photos and video highlights in the comments section below.
Duarte was sacked by Gabon after failing to qualify for the 2013 AFCON and the 2014 World Cup. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was unable to inspire Gabon to a first win of the African Nations Cup as the hosts drew 1-1 with Burkina Faso in Group A .
While it's far-fetched to believe Romo will be on the Cowboys roster next year, Christie isn't wrong in theory about the dead money on the cap. After yielding his starting position to rookie Dak Prescott , Romo finds himself displaced in the rotation of head coach Jason Garrett.
British sprinters James Ellington and Nigel Levine have been seriously injured in a road traffic accident in Tenerife, British Athletics said on Wednesday. After hearing of the news Team GB teammates including Adam Gemili, Dina Asher-Smith, Richard Kilty and Greg Rutherford expressed their dismay. British athletes have flooded social media with messages of support for the sprinters.
When her playing career came to an end, she was one of the first women admitted to the MCC, and in 2004 she became the first woman elected to the full committee. Her work in public relations also led her to link with her beloved Wolves as she headed up the club's work in the community. She was far from finished.
Their 3-0 defeat to West Ham at the weekend was their seventh league game without a win. "Allardyce also confirmed after the win over the Trotters that he is continuing to work hard on signing new players and has several irons in the fire, with a deal for Arsenal defender Carl Jenkinson among his priorities".
LeGarrette Blount has the record - four - in the Deflategate game in 2014. That set up Mason Crosby's game-ending, tiebreaking 51-yard field goal. We all know what the defence can do in Houston but they will only go to the next level with better quarterback play... which could mean them staying in the state of Texas and calling the Dallas Cowboys to ask about the availability of a certain Tony Romo.
She refused to comment on U.S. president-elect Donald Trump, who met King's eldest son in NY on the United States holiday honouring the slain civil rights icon. Nadal said in his on-court interview. Former world number one Williams , second seed in Melbourne , overcame a tricky assignment against Belinda Bencic in straight sets, while Agnieszka Radwanska (3), Karolina Pliskova (5), Dominika Cibulkova (6) and Johanna Konta (9) all made the second round with a minimum of fuss.
Brown received attention for filming inside of the Steelers' locker room following the team's playoff win over the Kansas City Chiefs . "That's against our team policy, so I don't think that would go over well with our coach", Brady remarked about the Antonio Brown video .
Nadal, also on the comeback from a couple of months on the sidelines following the U.S. Open with an injured left wrist, had a 6-3, 6-4, 6-4 win over Florian Mayer to go one better than he did a year ago in Australia. No. 25 Gilles Simon beat US wild-card entry Michael Mmoh 6-1, 6-3, 6-3. The American, 35, won 6-4 6-3 in one hour and 19 minutes against the 19-year-old in Melbourne , BBC Sport reported.
The Buffalo Bills relieved Rex Ryan and Rob Ryan of their coaching duties following the team's Week 16 loss to the Miami Dolphins. He hasn't had much success in that position, however, as Ryan's defenses have ranked in the top five in total defense for just two of those 12 seasons and just three times in the top half of the league.
As well as AC Milan, who could return with another approach for the Spaniard, Deulofeu has also attracted the attention of Eredivisie giants Ajax and Everton's fellow Premier League outfit Middlesbrough, The Guardian reports. Deulofeu rejoined Everton in a permanent £4.3m transfer from Barcelona in 2015 but has been unable to secure a regular first team role since Koeman replaced Roberto Martínez as manager.
All the windows at Old Trafford were covered with a clear anti-shatter film previous year after bombers struck at the Stade de France in November 2015. Then in November, two fans on a tour of Old Trafford hid in the stadium in hopes of seeing United's game with Arsenal the following day. "Last year, security expert Baroness Ruth Henig called for licensing laws to be changed to force entertainment venues around the United Kingdom to undergo counter-terror training", reports the BBC .
France's Jeremy Chardy has the distinction of winning the first men's match at this year's Australian Open, although it was helped by an injury to Nicolas Almagro's right leg. But you'd never have known it as he showed remarkable maturity to storm home 5-7 6-3 2-6 7-6 6-1. Kerber delivered a stuttering opening performance on Rod Laver Arena and looked in trouble when Tsurenko saved a match point in the second set before forcing a decider.