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by | January 19, 2019 | 14:24

So the kid ran to her bedroom, grabbed a racket and resumed following along with the broadcast, pretending to hit the shots Williams needed to hit. However, a succession of huge serves got Serena out of the trouble and she promptly reeled off the next four games to complete another hugely convincing win.

by | January 19, 2019 | 13:15

Hwang Ui-jo and Kim Min-Jae provided the goals which confirmed South Korea's place at the top of the pile with a 100 per cent record. With both teams already qualified, South Korea dominated possession and bombarded China's goal in a more confident performance than its dour 1-0 wins over the Philippines and Kyrgyzstan .

by | January 19, 2019 | 11:44

Olney points out that their approach is similar in some ways to Boston's last off-season with free agent outfielder J.D. Martinez. There might be unknown teams involved, but for Machado, only the Sox and Phillies have expressed strong interest.

by | January 19, 2019 | 10:12

American Tiafoe, who will celebrate his 21st birthday on Sunday, said, "I lost to him three times a year ago and when I was down a set and a break it looked like it would happen again". That Tiafoe would become a tennis player was never in doubt - he literally grew up in a tennis club. Roger Federer has overcome some clunky moments and a weather issue to push past British party boy Daniel Evans and move into the third round of the Australian Open .

by | January 19, 2019 | 09:38

Unfortunately for the 23-year-old, his lead didn't last long as Nishikori quickly made up for lost ground by taking the third set, 6-0, then the fourth, 6-2. Nishikori will now play Croatia's Ivo Karlovic , who recovered from losing the opening set to beat Poland's Hubert Hurkacz 6-7 (5-7) 7-6 (7-5) 7-6 (7-3) 7-6 (7-5).

by | January 19, 2019 | 06:11

Master finisher Mahendra Singh Dhoni eased India to a seven-wicket victory to clinch their one-day global series against Australia in Melbourne on Friday. The other pointer India have got so far is about their third seam-bowling option once Jasprit Bumrah returns. At the end of the video, you can also see Mohammed Shami having a laugh with his pace mate Khaleel Ahmed.

by | January 19, 2019 | 05:28

Cousins: "I don't really pay attention to storylines". "We're the most hated team in sports ", he said. "Again, these are shots I work on, I have confidence in them, I know my teammates do". "But the finish line is ahead and I'm extremely excited to be back on the floor". "It's insane what he does", coach Steve Kerr said. "You just try to stay on balance and get to your spot, wherever that is".

by | January 19, 2019 | 04:10

With two free-flowing batsmen kept at check, Warner put faith on Lamichhane in the 11th over and paid back by giving away just four runs. "MCC has reviewed the footage of David Warner switching to batting right-handed in the Bangladesh Premier League match and feels that his actions were within the Laws of Cricket", the MCC, the custodians of the Laws of the game, told ESPNcricinfo .

by | January 19, 2019 | 03:46

He tied for 23rd a year ago when no one - himself included - was sure what to expect. Woods also won the tournament in 1999, 2003 and four straight years from 2005 to 2008. The win was his 80career PGA TOUR victory and his first since 2013. Woods joins a strong list of early commitments that includes defending champion and World No.

by | January 18, 2019 | 07:12

I am fully motivated and ready for the best training camp of my life. " Amir Khan's still unsafe, still fast, still got the experience, been a welterweight longer than me". He previously went with Joe Goossen for his last two bouts because Hunter fell ill, now that Virgil is better Khan felt it was only right to return to his former trainer who helped improve his counter punching abilities.

by | January 18, 2019 | 06:25

Liverpool supporters have grown accustomed to Juergen Klopp 's men blowing teams away this season but the 1-0 win at Brighton & Hove Albion highlighted a potential title-winning trait of grinding out results. A defence-splitting pass from Aymeric Laporte found Leroy Sane's run on the left-hand side. "Yes, he did apologise at the end of the game". They have hit 99 in all competitions this season.The City manager could afford the luxury of starting with Kevin De Bruyne and Sergio Aguero on the ...

by | January 18, 2019 | 06:28

A few of the top teams had some scares in Week 10, such as the Duke Blue Devils. Michigan State , Kansas , Texas Tech , Virginia Tech and Nevada rounded out the rest of the top 10 for a second straight week. 18 in the country. Three teams - No. 19 Maryland, No. 22 Villanova and No. 23 Iowa - returned to the poll after appearances earlier this season. Teams like Ohio State , Houston, Iowa State , NC State, Auburn, North Carolina, Indiana, Oklahoma, St.

by | January 18, 2019 | 05:38

Solskjaer has won his opening six games in charge - including masterminding a 1-0 over Tottenham on Sunday - revitalising the team's playing style and the previously below-par Paul Pogba . Speaking on beIN Sports he said: "Sometimes we comment on what we see, but we don't know what is behind the scenes and influences what we see". "You think of Jose Mourinho , people were saying these games were easy".

by | January 18, 2019 | 05:15

The deeply weird and incredibly freakish biff between Lleyton Hewitt and the duo of Bernard Tomic and Nick Kyrgios that has been dominating headlines throughout the Australian Open - despite the latter too feebly departing the tournament in the first round - has deepened dramatically thanks to claims from Hewitt that Tomic had previously launched physical threats at Hewitt and his family as well as attempts to blackmail him into selecting Tomic on the Australian Davis Cup team.

by | January 18, 2019 | 05:12

You could feel how badly his heart wanted to pull off this battle. As Jamie Murray pointed out before his first doubles match of the 2019 Australian Open on Thursday, much depends still on circumstances, personal sacrifice and access to facilities.

by | January 18, 2019 | 03:58

But the ongoing struggles of Alvaro Morata and Olivier Giroud in front of goal , which have led Sarri to deploy Eden Hazard as a false nine with increasing frequency in recent weeks, forced Chelsea to reconsider their stance on a move for Higuain.

by | January 18, 2019 | 03:02

The victor advances to play victor of Kansas City Chiefs-New England Patriots in Super Bowl LIII . "It's a great opportunity for us". "We're going to go there and give it our best shot". "You feel me? Yeah", Peters said at the time . If the Saints crowd can cause even one big mistake for the Rams on an audible, or consistently bring slight disruptions to a strategic wrinkle the Rams like to do on offense, the fans have then affected the game for their team .

by | January 18, 2019 | 02:30

He will be sidelined for at least four weeks, the longest stretch he has been out in his 16-season National Basketball Association career. 'I know they say they're going to re-evaluate him this week. The sight of James doing a little more on the court comes a day after Rajon Rondo was medically cleared to dribble and do more with his right hand.

by | January 18, 2019 | 02:14

Bayern Munich have dealt Arsenal a blow in their pursuit of Colombia superstar James Rodriguez after reports suggested they would attempt to sign him on loan. I don't know another different issue to him'. "It will be tough and we need to win to keep the pressure on Borussia Dortmund". The Colombian midfielder has started just five times in the Bundesliga this term, as he has struggled with a knee injury that has kept him sidelined since Novermber.

by | January 18, 2019 | 02:04

Claiming the former world No 1 was divisive and selfish, Tomic intensified his attacks by taunting Hewitt "to come one metre from me if he is a man". Focus then shifted inevitably to inflammatory claims 24 hours earlier from Bernard Tomic that he, Kokkinakis and Kyrgios no longer wanted to play Davis Cup under Hewitt .

by | January 18, 2019 | 01:28

MS Dhoni was back to his very best with the bat on Tuesday as he helped guide India to a 6-wicket win over Australia in the second ODI at the Adelaide Oval. But unfortunately, all four came in a losing cause including the recently-concluded second ODI against India . India captain Kohli scored his 39th one-day global century earlier in the day, after Shaun Marsh's impressive ton pushed the Baggy Greens towards 300.

by | January 18, 2019 | 00:48

Wind speeds will frequently gusts to 20 to 30 miles per hour and possibly higher, the NWS reported. According to the National Weather Service , "Accumulating snow with gusty winds is expected across the region beginning Friday evening and continuing into Saturday ".

by | January 17, 2019 | 16:14

The Eagles finished 9-7 on the season and were eliminated from the playoffs after losing to the New Orleans Saints on Sunday. Philadelphia Eagles head coach Doug Pederson has moved to put an end to speculation about the team's quarterback situation next year, saying " Carson Wentz is the quarterback going forward".

by | January 17, 2019 | 15:31

That appears to have ruled Kane out of the rest of Tottenham's Carabao Cup campaign, ahead of next Thursday night's semi-final second leg against Chelsea and a potential final appearance on February 24. Kane's injury is especially worrying given the form of his like-for-like replacement, Fernando Llorente , who has had a torrid time since joining Tottenham last season from Swansea City for £12million.

by | January 17, 2019 | 14:11

To rub salt in Maria's wounds, the German player lost to more than just the doll; she was easily defeated by Williams in the first match of the tournament. "There were so many things going through my head", she said. Two years ago, no one knew Serena Williams was carrying her child while winning her 23rd major to break a tie with Steffi Graf for the most in the half-century professional era.

by | January 17, 2019 | 13:26

The man's trousers were partially down and he was masturbating, said Beckham. "I'm sorry that it happened to him", Beckham said. "I waited for a second, and I looked again", Beckham told the station, "and I see a white male, and he's standing by my window, and he's trying to get a better position".

by | January 17, 2019 | 12:33

Leeds released a statement on Saturday saying the club had apologised to Derby County and that it would "work with our head coach and his staff to remind them of the integrity and honesty which are the foundations that Leeds United is built on".

by | January 17, 2019 | 11:56

With Sarri clearly unhappy with both Alvaro Morata and Olivier Giroud as his striker options, the Blues really need to sign somebody, but Higuain is not a cheap option. Under the guidance of Sarri, Higuain scored a record 36 goals in 35 Serie A games in the 2015/16 season; a return which earned him a £75m move to Juventus .

by | January 17, 2019 | 08:28

They broke the previous league record for first-quarter points of 50, most recently achieved by the Phoenix Suns against Denver on November 10, 1990. "You always want to measure yourself against the best, let's be honest", Denver coach Michael Malone said.

by | January 17, 2019 | 06:20

He spent two seasons with the 49ers after joining the team when Kyle Shanahan was hired as head coach. Initially, San Francisco blocked Denver's attempt to interview Scangarello. "With his background and knowledge, it's the flawless time for Rich to be an offensive coordinator in the NFL". Some of the names Maiocco mentioned are Mike LaFleur or Mike McDaniel .

by | January 17, 2019 | 06:16

They're understanding more and more but they're still my kids, so they don't care much about Dad. He pointed out that his oldest son, Jack (11), is very into analyzing games and occasionally offers some valuable advice afterward. All three phases have to be on point. "I think everybody at every position has to play well", he told reporters . Sunday will be the third time the NFC Championship game will close with an over/under of 55 or higher, with the previous two games going over the ...

by | January 17, 2019 | 05:17

The testy tweet was a response to Sanders' comments on "NFL GameDay" on Saturday, when Sanders blamed Brown for the current drama surrounding the Steelers - but didn't absolve Pittsburgh leaders, either. Since then, there has been a ton of speculation regarding Brown's future. He continued , "And knowing AB, and being my brother, man, he's 100 percent wrong to even do that [skipping practices and meetings Week 17]".

by | January 17, 2019 | 05:13

Officials at the prosecutor's office could not be reached by AP for comment. "I have always been a law-abiding resident", Kanter wrote with accompanying emojis. Kanter said he skipped last year's Human Rights Foundation Freedom Forum in Oslo for reasons similar to those keeping him off the court this week in England.

by | January 17, 2019 | 04:41

Schefter tweets today that Murray's mind "has been made up", though there is of course still time for a late change of heart. But it's exactly that last guy I listed - Baker Mayfield - who leads me to have tremendous confidence in Murray's ability to warrant a first-round pick and become a franchise quarterback.

by | January 16, 2019 | 10:58

Madrid coach Santiago Solari is also without Gareth Bale [calf muscle], Toni Kroos [abductor], Marco Asensio [thigh], Marcos Llorente [abductor], Thibaut Courtois [pelvic], although Mariano Diaz has returned to training and could feature in Wednesday's Copa del Rey round of 16 second leg at Leganes .