Having thrashed Denis Istomin in his Melbourne Park opener, third seed Federer faced a different beast in world number 189 Evans, who made a mockery of his ranking and pushed the Swiss hard throughout a high-quality duel at Rod Laver Arena.
Big-serving Karlovic, 39, stood on the brink of becoming the oldest man into the third round since 44-year-old Aussie great Ken Rosewall in 1978 before Nishikori hauled himself back into contention by saving three break points at 4-4 in the final set.
Indeed, Ball led all scorers in overtime with five points as the Lakers pounded the Thunder 16-6. Paul George scored 27 points and Terrance Ferguson added 21 for Oklahoma City . Thunder: Backup center Nerlens Noel returned after sitting out four games while in concussion protocol. While Chuck dropped in a rather unique metaphor to describe the Thunder, his point is still valid that the team missed a golden opportunity to put the Lakers in a hole early in the game.
Cousins suffered the injury January 2018 while with the New Orleans Pelicans . "He had enjoyed coaching him and they got along well and that I wouldn't have any problem with him". Cousins spoke to CBS about playing alongside the likes of Kevin Durant, Steph Curry and Draymond Green. "I can't worry about that". Cousins told Yahoo Sports that he's keeping the expectations he has for himself in his return realistic.
Smith's hopes of that are nearly certainly shot though, the prominent run-scorer facing six weeks in a brace following Tuesday's surgery for a ligament injury. After being dismissed for 68 in their last match yesterday, Sixers would be relieved to post a formidable total this time round. The 14-run explosion saw Warner finish 61 not out and had cricket fans around the world in awe.
Finally, Woods won his first PGA Tour title in almost five years at the season-ending Tour Championship in September. "He really launched his fairytale comeback season right here last January, and he has enjoyed incredible success at Torrey Pines Golf Course and in our tournament over the years".
Australia has announced their playing XI for the series decider against India in the ongoing three-match series. Australia 1, India 1, with victor to take all at the iconic MCG in Melbourne on Friday (January 18). "We've had a good tour and we want to finish on a high". Australia's innings began with captain Aaron Finch desperately trying to regain his form, before being the second of the opening pair dismissed inside the first 10 overs.
Roger Federer may not have lost a set to Dan Evans but the six-time Australian Open champion received a stern test from the plucky Briton as he moved through to the third round at Melbourne Park. "It's not very often you get to play Roger on obviously a pretty big court, I'm guessing". Anderson, beaten by Novak Djokovic in the Wimbledon final previous year, was sent home by Tiafoe 4-6, 6-4, 6-4, 7-5.
Nightengale tweeted on Wednesday that the White Sox made the offer two weeks ago and see no reason to bid against themselves. "Their recent reporting, like many other rumors in the past several months, have been inaccurate and reckless when it comes to Manny Machado ".
Tomic, the world No.88, said Hewitt's leadership of the Australian team had split the country's players, suggesting top talents Nick Kyrgios and Thanasi Kokkinakis would boycott the new-look Davis Cup while the two-time major victor remained at the helm.
Saying he has not spoken to Tomic since Monday's comments, Hewitt denied he owns a management company. 'You have to enjoy going out there and playing and what Nick said in Brisbane and not actually wanting to be there at the tournament, I think that hurts one of our Australian events, ' Hewitt said.
Since replacing the Portuguese in December, Solskjaer has won his first six games as United manager, a club record, and Hughton said the Norwegian deserved credit for turning things around at Old Trafford. The 29-year-old has also provided exceptional cover for the back four, ensuring that Manchester United have not conceded a single goal from open play under Solskjaer! "I believe his temperament is excellent when you consider what he takes".
He had limped to 14 off 24 balls before he fell lbw to paceman Bhuvneshwar Kumar for the third time in the series, leaving him with 26 runs in three innings in this campaign, following on from his 97 runs at 16.16 in three Tests against India and 57 runs in three ODIs against South Africa.
Unai Emery , the Arsenal head coach, has insisted he is working "normally" with Sven Mislintat despite the club's head of recruitment being expected to leave the club. With a crucial home clash against Chelsea up next Ozil is in line for a return, but it remains to be seen whether or not Emery will include him in the starting line-up.
However, aside BBC's raised allegation, Ghanaians have also been blaming Agyapong for having a hand in Ahmed's death, whilst the Police CID are also believed to have invited Agyapong over for questioning . "I've known Anas for a while now and I've never seen him this devastated but in his devastation, he remains strong and has encouraged the team that they are doing the right thing".
Hurts appeared in all but two games this season, including the SEC Championship when he stepped up to lead Alabama to victory over Georgia after Tagovailoa suffered an injury. But Oklahoma's stature as one of college football's elite programs proved too big an obstacle for the Terps and Hurricanes, among others, to overcome.
The series is locked at 1-1 after India won the second game in Adelaide by six wickets on Tuesday, following Australia's 34-run win in Sydney last Saturday. The former cricketer came and steadied the ship along with Rohit Sharma. India paced their reply with Kohli at the helm and, despite his dismissal, Dhoni took over to complete the win.
If this was my last match then an unbelievable way to end. Struggling to control his emotions, he said: "It was incredible, thanks so so much to everyone who came out tonight". "(Most likely is) probably to have the operation, because if that (against Bautista Agut) was my last match ... If I want to go again, I'll need to have a big operation which there's no guarantees I'll come back from.
Higuain joined AC Milan on loan from Juventus at the beginning of the season. And speculation regarding his future gathered pace on Wednesday after he was missing from Milan's team photo in Saudi Arabia ahead of their meeting with Juventus in the Supercoppa Italiania in Jeddah.
With Nick Foles guiding the Eagles to playoff victories in each instance, the question of the future at quarterback hovered over the franchise entering the offseason. We've got great quarterback teachers in this building. "We try to factor that in as well, but the bottom line is we have to do what's best for our football team to help us win games going forward".
Maria, on the other hand, needed 10 games to find any semblance of a rhythm, seemingly blindsided by Williams' on-court presence before she tossed her first serve. The Swiss master is bidding for his 21st Grand Slam crown and a hat-trick of Melbourne titles this year, and he sailed into the third round on Wednesday with a straight sets win over British qualifier Dan Evans.
The Portuguese superstar led a dominant Juventus over longtime rivals AC Milan in the Italian Super Cup, bulleting in a header just after the hour mark to seal the win in the annual one-off meeting, which was controversially held at the King Abdullah Sports City stadium in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
Marcelo Bielsa isn't nicknamed "El Loco" for nothing. "In a few words I can tell you we observed all the rivals we played against and we watched all the training sessions of the opponents before we played against them", Bielsa told reporters.
The Celtics have won seven out of 10 and are 25-16, but that still falls below the lofty expectations they had before the season. "I feel like the best person to call was him because he's been in that situation before", Irving said . Irving is out of contract at the end of the season and could move onto pastures new to challenge for the NBA Championship. And he's one of only two players on the roster who own a championship ring (Aron Baynes has one from his time with the Spurs).
Bell sat out the entire 2018 season, leverage earned by not signing his $14.5-million tender. "Done seen it all then they say we friends stop lien", he tweeted. Tomlin has lost his last 10 challenges. The long and the short of it is, Brown and Roethlisberger do not get along, with Brown viewing the quarterback as "disrespectful", and Roethlisberger viewing the wide receiver as a " diva ".