Despite his straight-sets win, Federer was only able to convert three of his 11 break-point chances, and only one of six in the third set. " I had before last year, about five [injuries on] this ankle during the years ". Halep fell at the beginning of the second game and rolled her left ankle. She easily beat Aussie Destanee Aiava in the first round in Melbourne yesterday.
While both players have been utilising ice towels to try and cool down between games, Monfils in particular is not coping with the heat. With the weather expected to be hotter on Friday, with highs of 42 Celsius (108 Fahrenheit) in the forecast, Monfils had a message for players scheduled to be on court.
Ayew scored for the fourth time in his last seven games to set the Swans on the path to the fourth round. Swansea City (3-4-3) Nordfeldt 5; Naughton 6, Mawson 7, Fernandez 6; Roberts 6, Mesa 7 (Ki 73), Fer 6, Carroll 6; Narsingh 5 (Dyer 73), Ayew 7, Bony 7 (Clucas 79).
The 20-year-old forward was shown on a social media video laughing and joking alongside team-mates Cafu and Otavio following defeat by Caen on Tuesday. "We haven't created enough with the possession we had". What we are seeing with Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil is that top players no longer view Arsenal as an attractive prospect, a place where they can become champions.
The decision came after Morton clashed with players, coach Todd Bowles and other assistant coaches, according to a source. In an article written by Rich Cimini of ESPN , he confirmed that the New York Jets have officially fired offensive coordinator John Morton .
He has led San Francisco to four straight wins, but this one might have been the most impressive, considering the quality of Jacksonville's defense. "That's probably our biggest opponent is ourselves, when we beat ourselves". Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles produced his first three-interception game of the season.
The Minnesota Timberwolves selected him with the No. 5 overall pick in the 2016 draft, but he disappointed last season with just 3.8 points and 2.4 assists per game behind 37.7 percent shooting from the field and 28.8 percent shooting from three-point range.
Everyone who got chance to knowing him was better for it. "The entire WSU community mourns as thoughts and prayers go out to his family", Leach said in the release. "I think he does a great job of providing energy", Leach said in August, prior to WSU's season opener. He started in place of Senior Luke Falk in the Cougars loss to Michigan State in the Holiday Bowl .
Arsenal have finally made an official move to retain Jack Wilshere , with reports suggesting that the long-serving midfielder has been presented with the formal offer of a new contract that includes a pay cut. He has a great attitude, he trains well and he has got fantastic ability. Dele Alli yes and Ross Barkley yes, but I class them as being more forwards.
A composed Kyrgios showed his growing maturity in beating a hot headed Viktor Troicki 7-5 6-4 7-6 in the second round of the 2018 Australian Open . Kyrgios, who is now just two spots lower than Tsonga in the world rankings, got his hero's autograph after each practice at Melbourne Park.
Signing for the club in the first year of the Pep Guardiola era, he has won six La Liga titles, four Champions Leagues, five Copa del Reys and three Club World Cups. Since then, along with collecting just about every major domestic honour, he has helped Spain to World Cup glory in 2010 and a European Championship triumph in 2012.
Many would have expected the inexperienced youngster to fade after he lost the third set from a break up, but McDonald duly raised his game to sensationally bagel the out-of-sorts Dimitrov and set up a decider. Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov opened his bid for a first Grand Slam title with a comfortable 6-3, 6-2, 6-1 win over Austrian qualifier Dennis Novak in the first round of the men's singles category at the Australian Open tennis tournament here on Monday.
Arsenal tied West Brom 1-1 on New Year's Eve in the Premier League matchup at the Hawthorns in West Bromwich, England. On January 2, during his pre-match conference, Wenger said: "It was very disappointing in the way it happened". Asked if Malcom will join before the January window closes, Wenger replied: 'I don't think so, no'. Wenger disputed the decision and after questioning the standard of refereeing, the Frenchman was handed a three-match touchline ban , which was completed at the ...
The Indian captain had a terrific 2017 with the bat as he hammered 1059 runs in 16 innings at an average of 75.64 in Test cricket. "I've had a really good year", Smith said on the ICC website. "This acknowledgement will not only inspire me to do even better in the coming seasons but will also convince the next generation of cricketers that hard work and good performances can never go unnoticed".
Man United face a trip to Burnley on Saturday and will hope to close the gap further to nine points before Man City host Newcastle United at the Etihad Stadium in the day's late kick-off. "The season is going really well and we want to keep going in that way", the defender said. The centre-back is top of the Premier League passes list, which he puts down to the systematic approach of the City manager.
Chris Paul and James Harden were also on hand to witness the faux fracas, however the league's Watergate-like investigative team determined that Harden and Paul were there to diffuse the situation rather than exacerbate it, thus no penalty was handed out to them.
Brady was meeting with the medical staff during his scheduled media session, which was postponed. The Pats and Jags clash Sunday in Foxboro in the AFC championship game, with a berth in Super Bowl LII on the line (3:05 p.m. "We have to be ready". Especially on defense, they have many, many great players. Ultimately, it would be a shock to see either Brady or Fournette miss Sunday's game.
Considered one of the contenders for the title after Serena Williams opted against defending her Australian title, Muguruza had a troubled preparation including a retirement at the Brisbane International and a withdrawal ahead the quarterfinals in Sydney because of a right thigh injury.
Netanyahu addressed the India-Israel Business Summit at the iconic Taj hotel, and will later lay a wreath for the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack victims. Shortly after his arrival in the city, Moshe said he was happy. IMAGE: After arriving in Mumbai , Moshe visited Taj Hotel in Colaba, in Mumbai . While meeting Modi, Moshe had said, "I remember our connection to Nariman House".
A semifinalist on her debut two years ago and a quarterfinalist last year, Konta had come into the event under an injury cloud, having ended the 2017 season with a foot problem before suffering a hip strain in the Brisbane International two weeks ago.
The High Court in London heard that the accused - who can not be named for legal reasons - had accepted liability for his unlawful activity. Out YouTube personality Chrissy Chambers , who along with her then-girlfriend, now fiancée. So-called "revenge porn", usually a former partner posting videos showing sex acts online without the other person's consent, is illegal in the United Kingdom though Chambers was unable to have criminal charges brought against the man as the videos were uploaded ...
Overall Keenum bumped his touchdown total to 21 compared to seven interceptions. There was the 113-yard game against the Buccaneers . Eric Kendricks leads the Minnesota Vikings with 101 tackles, Everson Griffen has 13 sacks and Harrison Smith has three interceptions.
From team selection to shot selection, to running between the wickets to the absence of sheer grit, India were left pondering quite a few issues at the end of just there second Test away from the sub-continent in more than a year. "I'd favor being ruthless", said South Africa captain Faf du Plessis when asked if the dead rubber at the Wanderers would present an opportunity to rest some of his players ahead of a four-test series against Australia in March.
She celebrated by twirling, waving and blowing kisses to the crowd. "As I said before, I look forward to these matches". Kerber is hitting the ball with confidence, has been strong with her return and has dropped just nine combined games in her first two matches.
The second leg takes place on January 25. Nevertheless Barca controlled most of the ball in the first half with Leo Messi looking to lead his side' s attacks, although the visitors failed to carve out many clear chances. They have waited from deep and closed the inside spaces, it was hard for us, but we had the match under control and the goal chances were coming. Undefeated in La Liga championship, FC Barcelona will need one goal to overcome the deficit suffered in the derby.