The Spaniard caught a second wind in the third set and, for long periods, was good value for parity but Murray converted the second of two break point chances to move 5-4 ahead. "What really matters is I got the win". Williams is bidding to achieve another milestone in NY, where success would see her overtake Steffi Graf's Open-era record 22 grand slam singles titles.
The massive Arthur Ashe stadium is noisy at best - in NY, the tennis is what happens between mouthfuls and phone calls as the crowd hustles and bustles from first ball until last - but with a lid on it, the volume rises even more. "As an athlete, that's what you do". "It was definitely a little different playing with Ashe closed", Williams said afterwards. Murray had won his last four meetings against Granollers and only lost twice in nine, but the emphatic score-line was harsh on the ...
However, Marin's big match experience and fitness helped her win the big points as Sindhu struggled at the net. She has also achieved a lot, and is senior to me. "I ended up with silver medal but I am really happy", said Sindhu , moments after losing her final clash against the two-time World Champion Marin.
DeGrom has allowed 16 runs on 31 hits for a 9.82 ERA over his last three starts. This is a shame for deGrom because he has been having such a good season until just recently and was possibly the healthiest pitcher in the Mets rotation this season.
Tigers 4, White Sox 3: Jarrod Saltalamacchia hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the eighth inning to lift Detroit. Brock Holt stroked a pinch-hit single and Hill came through to right field. The loss, Boston's fifth in seven games, left the Red Sox two games behind the losing Toronto Blue Jays in the American League East. Kevin Kiermaier singled with one out and two batters later after a wild pitch that moved Kiermaier to second, Brad Miller hit an RBI double to give Tampa a 1-0 lead.
How cool is it to have him with me at the Open? Open by beating fifth seed Milos Raonic 6-7 (4) 7-5 7-5 6-1 on Wednesday to reach the third round of the year's final grand slam. Wozniacki, the runner-up in NY in 2009 and 2014 but who has slipped to 74 in the world after a season decimated by a right ankle injury, defeated 2004 champion Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-4, 6-4.
Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg ensured it was situation normal in formula one when they qualified first and second at Monza, but the Ferrari's finally had something to cheer about with Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen filling the second row.
With the new high-tech retractable roof over Arthur Ashe Stadium slammed shut because of persistent rain, Williams swept past American compatriot Vania King 6-3 6-3 in a tidy 65 minutes to ease into the third round. "The players will deal with it". The Japanese star, the US Open runner-up in 2014, will next square off against Frenchman Nicolas Mahut, who defeated countryman Paul-Henri Mathieu 6-4, 6-4, 6-2.
Planets orbiting close enough to keep water liquid would be blasted with 100 times more high-energy radiation than Earth receives from the sun , though what impact that would have on life is a matter of scientific debate. However, the worldwide team behind the discovery found that the existence of liquid water on the planet today can not be ruled out. Alpha Centauri A is the fourth-brightest star visible from Earth , excluding our own sun.
Open tennis tournament, Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2016, in NY. It keeps getting easier for Novak Djokovic's ailing wrist. Novak Djokovic got another free pass at the US Open , advancing when his third-round opponent, Mikhail Youzhny , stopped because of injury after only six games on Friday.
Is this where Sissoko saw himself? Spurs' established number one, Frenchman Hugo Lloris , is current out with a hamstring injury, allowing the back-up, Michel Vorm to get some playing time. Sissoko, though, insists that a move to Goodison Park was never on the cards despite reports in the closing hours claiming Everton had laid on a plane to transport him to a medical.
The New York Giants have put placekicker Josh Brown on the NFL's reserve-suspended list as part of a number of moves to reach the 53-man roster limit. Late in his rookie season, there were reports he was late to meetings and generally didn't display a great attitude. Here's what CBS' Jason La Canfora wrote a year ago.
Nearly three years have passed. Hampered by sanctions and prone to unflattering utterances, Kiffin's tenure at USC was rocky. It has won nine straight season openers under coach Nick Saban, including victories over Michigan, Virginia Tech, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
The day started off with the Duchess wearing a Lela Rose dress and the Duke looking just as dapper when they met with civic dignitaries and the Truro Cathedral and help raise support of the £3.2 million needed for a new slate roof. "It tastes a bit like mango", William said. JANUARY 2016 . This is Kate's first look of 2016, and, we know what you're thinking: Where to even put my eyes first? "The way we rehearsed it was that I would ask them if they wanted to play and then I ...
Kaepernick took time also during his post-game news conference to attempt to refocus the message he is trying to get across with his protest. "Police brutality is a huge issue that we need to address". There are a lot of people out there that feel that way. "The national anthem is and always will be a special part of the pre-game ceremony", the statement said.
That didn't make it any less impressive, or any less contentious. Semenya's "intersex" condition of hyperandrogenism gives her testosterone levels that are three times those usually found in women and approaching those of a man. Semenya's road to the 2016 Rio Olympics has been a twisting and at times painful one. But under a legal challenge, the IAAF was forced to drop the testosterone-limiting rules past year.
On Thursday, Seahawks cornerback Lane, 26, followed Kaepernick's example when he didn't stand up for the national anthem during a game in Oakland, California. He told reporters after the contest that he would donate $1 million of his salary to organizations of communities in need, per USA Today's Josh Peters .
America's Harrison is ranked 120th in the world but he took full advantage of his opponent's discomfort to win 6-7 (4/7) 7-5 7-5 6-1. "He's a good guy, and you don't want him to be seriously hurt", said Harrison, a 24-year-old qualifier from Louisiana.
We knew that it would be a more hard weekend for the team as this is definitely the most challenging track for us on the calendar, but I think it wasn't too bad today and we can definitely improve for tomorrow. Here, the gap was bigger. Vettel finished third in P2, four tenths adrift of Mercedes, but says he is not yet happy with how he is performing. The session began in near-perfect conditions, with late-summer sunshine bathing the old royal park north of Milan.
MS Dhoni , the India captain, has called for improvement while bowling in the first six overs and has asked his bowlers to assess conditions quickly, to determine what a competitive spell is ahead of the second T20 worldwide against West Indies in Florida on Sunday.
The great Juan Manuel Fangio recorded a hat-trick of wins at the so-called Temple of Speed in the 1950s, and following victories here in 2014 and again past year, Hamilton could equal his record this weekend. Last weekend went about as well as it could have for Hamilton under the circumstances. Max Verstappen, Jenson Button, and Sergio Perez tested out a protective halo device created to reduce the risk of head injuries, following the deaths of F1 driver Jules Bianchi and British IndyCar ...
Sock scored a power-packed 6-4 6-3 6-3 third-round victory at Flushing Meadows and in the last 16 he'll face ninth-seeded Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, a straight sets victor against South African 23rd seed Kevin Anderson. Whether that tantalizing match transpires or not, the men's draw at the U.S. Open is far more intriguing than anyone had a right to expect at the start of the tennis summer.
Chris Woakes believes hitting 500 in 50 overs is not totally out of England's reach as the team prepares for the fourth ODI with Pakistan. Jos Butler did not face enough balls to score and ODI century but he did have to break Paul Collingwood's record of fastest 50 by an English cricketer, in just 50 balls.
Quarterback Josh Dobbs was 16 for 29 for 192 yards and a touchdown in a ugly win for the Vols. Maybe the Vols got caught looking ahead to quite literally the biggest football game ever next weekend in the Battle of Bristol. The offensive line struggled to protect quarterback Joshua Dobbs, who also had a hand in Tennessee's inability to move the ball. Tennessee averaged 198.6 yards in passing and 223.7 yards in rushing last season.
With being one of the last players of the top 100 making it to this week's Deutsche Bank, Stricker needs a top 20 finish this week to move on to next week's BMW Championship. As usual, there were Ryder Cup implications. World No. 1 Jason Day will once again take his place as the outright betting favorite for this week's event and his overall numbers support that position on the sports betting board.
Meanwhile the Cubs scored two more runs against Clemens and got a lead-off homer by catcher Willson Contreras leading off the seventh against Padres left-handed reliever Brad Hand. He was effective on Wednesday against Tampa Bay, working 6 2/3 innings of two-run ball. Dexter Fowler opened the game with a double to right center.
Jay Z and Beyonce talk while watching play between Serena Williams and Vania King . With the new high-tech retractable roof over Arthur Ashe Stadium slammed shut because of persistent rain, Williams swept past fellow American Vania King 6-3, 6-3 to ease into the third round .
The Mets split this series with the Giants at two games a piece but won the season series four games to three. The win was the 900 of Terry Collins' career and the 456 with the Mets. Today's Player of the Game Award goes to Mets' starting pitcher Noah Syndergaard . He was a difference maker on the 2015 Mets, and he is going to have to do the same thing to keep the Mets competitive throughout this next two seasons.
His best campaign came in 2014, when he ran for 949 yards and nine scores on 6.5 yards per carry, so Wisconsin will look to get him going early now he's back on the field. So, say if the receiver's split is wide or he's close, I'm going to eliminate certain routes that he can run from there. Boy, am I ready to watch an actual football game.
That goes to show you how strong our group of young drivers truly is. Larson , 24, whose mother is Japanese, is the first graduate of NASCAR's Drive for Diversity and the NASCAR Next programs to win a Sprint Cup race. Larson then exited his vehicle, took the checkered flag from the flag man and leapt into the arms of his fueler, who had run out into the infield to congratulate his driver.
Hunter leaves with 68 catches for 1,116 yards and eight touchdowns. The Titans now no longer have a second-round pick from any draft between 2011 and 2015. The writing seemed to be on the wall for Sankey when the Titans drafted Henry in Round 2 - and then told third-round safety Kevin Byard that Sankey's No.
Will England go on to break yet more ODI records or can Pakistan finally arrest the host's runs? England arrived at Headingley after scoring 444 for three - a record total in global one-day cricket - to win the third match at Trent Bridge by 169 runs earlier this week.
Yelich went 3 for 4 with a home run, two runs scored, and four RBI's tonight to power the Marlins' offense. He also made an fantastic diving catch with the bases loaded and two outs, although he did drop a routine fly ball for an error. It looks as if he is going to platoon Wilmer Flores and Kelly Johnson to start out, despite the September call-ups on their way to Flushing as we speak, if they are not there already.
But, in part down to Guus Hiddink's steadying of the Chelsea ship rumoured to be rocked by the likes of Eden Hazard and Cesc Fabregas, only two incomings, Michy Batshuayi from Marseille, and N'Golo Kante from Leicester, have materialised. "When you lose you deserve to lose, it is something we will earn from, we had the level and showed we can compete with the big teams, we need to work more on those small details.
Burrows will work as a student assistant in Ohio State's weight room, Meyer said. Not in the least! That's not to say he's predicting another national title, but he really likes the young personnel on the roster. "That was an incredible experience to be a part of", Brown said. The first game of the season is like waking up on Christmas morning and knowing you have a nice, big gift to unwrap.