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by | January 06, 2018 | 16:11

Martic tried to mount a comeback early in the second when she broke for a 2-0 lead but Wozniacki won the final six games behind impressive serving numbers, including six aces, to book a last eight encounter with young American Sofia Kenin. The third seed, Barbora Strycova from the Czech Republic, and the fourth seed, Poland's Agnieszka Radwanska, were both beaten in the quarter but their victors, Taiwan's Hsieh Su-Wei and Vickery progressed no further.

by | January 06, 2018 | 14:29

The Brazilian-born Spain striker grabbed the area around his right knee and limped off the pitch to be attended by team medics. Diego Costa certainly enjoyed an eventful afternoon on his La Liga return for Atletico Madrid . "I am very happy to feel like a football player again". Getafe threatened to pull a goal back with 10 minutes left to play on the clock but Simeone's charges were organised at the back despite playing with 10 men.

by | January 06, 2018 | 14:24

The Mirror say Newcastle have made discreet enquiries to see whether they could tempt the 30-year-old to St James' Park during January. Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez was interested in taking Hart from Manchester City during the summer but lost out when the London club took him on loan.

by | January 06, 2018 | 10:59

While Arsenal are now short of options at centre-half with both Laurent Koscielny and Nacho Monreal sidelined through injury, Mavropanos will not be considered for the first-team this season. Meanwhile, Wenger has spoken out about what business he hopes to get done this month. "On the other hand it depends if we manage to extend the contracts of the players who are at the end of their contracts in June".

by | January 06, 2018 | 10:54

The third-seeded Kyrgios had his left knee heavily taped but didn't appear to be hampered as he worked his way into the match after dropping the first set in 22 minutes. Harrison had earlier ended the fairytale run of 18-year-old wildcard Alex de Minaur 4-6, 7-6 (7/5), 6-4 in two hours and 37 minutes. De Minaur had looked like becoming an unlikely finalist when he took the first set against Harrison, the world number 47, and led 5-3 in the second set tiebreak.

by | January 06, 2018 | 10:44

On Saturday, the Dukes will put their 26-game winning streak on the line against the Bison, who up until previous year, had won the last five national titles. "That's no question, both quarterbacks in this game are like that". Schor says that expectation of a defensive struggle won't change his mentality. As a starting safety, Grimsley has 63 tackles and four interceptions for the Bison this year.

by | January 06, 2018 | 09:37

Burnley fell victim to arguably the greatest upset of last season's FA Cup , losing at home to Lincoln City, then a non-league club, in the fifth round in February. But Guardiola will not press City's board for additions, the Catalan accepting that pushing through deals at this time of the season is challenging.

by | January 06, 2018 | 09:23

The Charlotte Hornets have split their last eight games and they will be looking to build on their dominant 131-111 win at Sacramento on Tuesday. Kuzma has been one of the lone bright spots for the Lakers this season. Depending on how you look at it, it's much too late or just in time. The Lakers struggled to get in rhythm offensively, especially rookie forward Kyle Kuzma who has been sensational for the Lakers.

by | January 06, 2018 | 05:56

On Tuesday, Jerosch, competing with partner Jade Hom of MA, claimed first place in the novice division at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships held at San Jose, California . At the same event, Jason Brown performed his routine with a Hamilton hit. 2018 is the first year figure skaters will be allowed to use music with lyrics in Olympic competition .

by | January 06, 2018 | 04:16

The Star-Tribune is reporting that the accuser reported the incident this fall . The KSTP Sports team talked with multiple team sources who said Lynch did not practice on Thursday. According to a copy of the report obtained by the Pioneer Press, effective January 9, Lynch's "university studentship will be suspended with a disciplinary hold placed on his record preventing him from registering at the school".

by | January 06, 2018 | 03:53

The 31-year-old explained that his newborn son Mateo was born "extremely preterm" and is now fighting day by day. Carrick followed this up by writing: "Some things are much more important than football". But how did the City players perform against Marco Silva's side? The messages have been praised by City and United fans alike, as Manchester becomes a city united once again, just months after reds and blues came together to mourn the Manchester Arena terror attack.

by | January 06, 2018 | 03:03

Thomas has said it is up to the Celtics to decide whether they want to honor him during the February 11 game. Despite this, he had never suited up for the team until Wednesday night, making his debut in front of the Quicken Loans Arena crowd.

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:56

Donovan McNabb and Eric Davis are out at ESPN. The former Eagles quarterback was at the NFL Network from September 2012 until August 2013. He had been a radio host for ESPN, and made regular appearances on a host of shows, including First Take .

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:47

Arsenal were poised to sign Lemar last summer when they offered the huge fee having reluctantly accepted a bid from Manchester City for Alexis Sanchez. "Nothing I could say now would help me, the player or the club". Monaco have already dropped out of the Champions League this season and Paris Saint-Germain look to be powering to the title in France.

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:28

Open. The 14-time major victor underwent back surgery last April and was sidelined for nearly 10 months. His performance caused ripples through the golfing world and led Jordan Spieth, the world No 2, to declare that the comeback story of the 14-time major victor is at "the forefront of the excitement in the game right now".

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:16

He passed for more yards (3,660 vs. 3,543), accounted for 45 total touchdowns (compared to 51 total touchdowns in 2016) and had a comparable yards per attempt (8.5 vs. Jackson's list of accomplishments go far beyond the Heisman victory and subsequent third-place finish. Jackson earned second-team AP All-America honors.

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:14

Morata has 10 Premier League goals in 19 appearances since joining from Real Madrid previous year, but after failing to find the net with simple chances against Stoke City in Chelsea's 5-0 win on Saturday, he has not enjoyed the festive season.

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:10

Some applauded his mindset. But none of them can touch Irving's support in the fan vote. While Boston is reaping the benefits of the Irving trade, Cleveland has yet to do the same. Irving is a young star in the game. Griffin, who is close with Irving , sensed both his unhappiness and his restlessness and was preparing for the possibility that Irving would request a trade.

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:06

Manny Machado could be on the move this offseason. One is to keep him for the final year of his contract and let Baltimore enjoy a Machado farewell season that's destined to be a rough year given the lack of pitching and the rising dominance of division foes NY and Boston.

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:02

And the Italian would consider allowing any players anxious that their lack of first-team action is jeopardising their World Cup hopes to leave. Conte is anxious to sign new players this January with the quality of his squad appearing to be thin and purportedly he targetted his former player to supplant current fringe player David Luiz who apparently has dropped out with the Italian supervisor.

by | January 06, 2018 | 00:55

Sometimes he plays very well, sometimes he plays well, sometimes he doesn't play so well. We have had a lively debate among our online readers this morning on the back of Matthew Syed's column on Paul Scholes and José Mourinho . Jose Mourinho has appeared to aim a surprising dig at Noel Gallagher , knocking the former Oasis guitarist's - or " king of rock and roll ", according to Mourinho - views on his management style.

by | January 06, 2018 | 00:42

But Nolan's comments don't technically violate the social media guidelines since they were not delivered on social media. Since joining ESPN , she has appeared on shows such as "Highly Questionable" with Dan Le Batard and one episode of a podcast that has yet to be officially named.

by | January 06, 2018 | 00:11

West Brom fell to West Ham 2-1 last night in the Premier League , and while James McClean's fortuitous strike made most of the headlines here, unfortunately an ugly incident marred the occasion. "That's all I know", he said. "I think hopefully they will deal with the situation". Pardew's appointment as manager was expected to coincide with an improvement in results for the Black Country outfit, but that has so far failed to materialise, although there has been a noticeable spike in ...

by | January 06, 2018 | 00:05

And with the January window open and the rumour wheel once again turning, reports of revived interest in Aubameyang from north London have resurfaced, although Wenger has been quick to shoot down those claims. And despite the uncertainty surrounding Sanchez' future, Wenger insists he would rather rely on long-time servant Theo Walcott than sign a new striker.

by | January 05, 2018 | 23:44

With a few exceptions along the Shore and in South Jersey, most areas of the state have not had temperatures reaching higher than the freezing mark of 32 degrees since December 26 or December 27. The thermometer will keep climbing after dark, hitting eclipsing the freezing mark by 6 a.m. Monday for the first time in 2018, and the first time since Christmas Day's 33 degree high temperature.

by | January 05, 2018 | 23:42

Buckingham Palace said overnight the queen and the royal family are "very pleased' with the news". It's an exciting time for the royal family as Zara's cousin Prince William and his wife Kate Middleton announced past year that they are set to welcome their third child into the world in April, while William's brother Prince Harry is set to marry his fiancée Meghan Markle in May.

by | January 05, 2018 | 23:38

Everton have been desperately lacking a striker since the £75m departure of Romelu Lukaku to Manchester United in the summer. I'm really excited to play for Everton as soon as possible. Gylfi Sigurdsson and Wayne Rooney came in to play in the attacking midfield positions, and the former England manager now has Yannick Bolasie back too.

by | January 05, 2018 | 23:13

However, Sergio Romero was worked at the other end straight afterwards, keeping out Marcus Olsson's header. In order to watch Manchester United vs Derby live streaming you must have a funded Bet365 account or to have placed a bet in the last 24 hours.

by | January 05, 2018 | 22:48

McGregor , who has said on many occasion that money plays a big factor in a fight, might enjoy Khabib's latest comments. However, he was recently active on Twitter after UFC219 and took a number of pot shots at the number 2 ranked Dagestan fighter Khabib Nurmagomedov who put in a dominant performance on December 30th and defeated Edson Barboza .

by | January 05, 2018 | 20:36

We know it's a team that's going to be contending for a title along with us and couple other teams. Durant's comments came ahead of the Warriors' road clash with the Rockets on Thursday. Expect Durant to return for Saturday's contest in Los Angeles. That move has paid dividends for a Rockets team that is challenging for the No. 1 seed in the conference.

by | January 05, 2018 | 20:26

Alexander Zverev gave all the credit to Angelique Kerber as Germany edged past Australia to reach the Hopman Cup final, while Eugenie Bouchard suffered an injury scare ahead of the Australian Open . "I've worked a lot on my offence". But Zverev and Kerber levelled with their own 4-1 victory in the second set and then finally broke Australia's resistance to reach the final by winning the decider in a desperately tight tiebreak.

by | January 05, 2018 | 20:14

Delhi Daredevils made a decision to stick with Rishabh Pant , Chris Morris and Shreyas Iyer . CSK , Delhi Daredevils (DD), and RCB retained three players each, KKR and SRH retained two players each, while Kings Xi Punjab and Rajasthan Royals retained one player each.

by | January 05, 2018 | 19:35

LaVar , LaMelo , and LiAngelo Ball were introduced to the media for the brothers' new team, BC Vytautas , today, and as is the case with most Ball family endeavors, it was pretty entertaining. Prienai's finest (there isn't much competition) eating establishment. "It's real nice", LiAngelo told ESPN. He didn't answer her then, either, just saying "I'm just here to play", and "no comment".

by | January 05, 2018 | 19:29

Wenger would have likely looked to shuffle his pack in the cup regardless, but he must now decide how experimental to go in his plans - with Granit Xhaka also ruled out with a slight groin problem. "I maintain what I said in the press conference (after the Chelsea game) - 100 per cent". Arsenal are set to be without a number of senior stars at the City Ground, with the Gunners having seen the likes of Olivier Giroud, Laurent Koscielny, Aaron Ramsey, Nacho Monreal and Sead Kolasinac pick ...

by | January 05, 2018 | 19:11

The Bills got the final AFC wild-card berth and ended their 17-year postseason drought, the longest among North America's four major professional sports. The Bills clinched a playoff spot with a win over the Dolphins and a Bengals win over the Ravens last Sunday. Between Boyd's campaign and Dalton's, Bills fans have donated well over $300,000 to charity this week.