• Champ Djokovic Stunned by Thiem in French Open Quarters
Champ Djokovic Stunned by Thiem in French Open Quarters

Once Thiem broke at the start of the second set, a Djokovic comeback never looked on the cards. I was not in a position to play well the way I wanted to. The third-seeded Swiss player fell and rolled into the net as he set up match point but he dusted himself down to win the match with an ace. It was Djokovic's first defeat before the semi-finals...

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  • Novak Djokovic & Rafael Nadal to play quarter-final
Novak Djokovic & Rafael Nadal to play quarter-final

Djokovic hinted he may step back from the sport to regroup even with Wimbledon fast approaching. At the same time , I have a responsibility to the game itself. The 24-year-old Mladenovic never had been past the third round at her home major - and has never made it beyond the quarterfinals at any other. His defeat to Thiem , who he defeated i...

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  • No changes in starters or tempo as Cavaliers seek win
No changes in starters or tempo as Cavaliers seek win

With unmatched firepower, the Warriors are pushing the pace and the Cavaliers to exhaustion. "And we're not going to change just because we're playing Golden State ". Windhorst said it mostly gave reporters a laugh, and Rose pointed out that because marijuana is legal in Cailfornia, it's no different than going out to dinner and having a glass o...

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  • Real Madrid's Ronaldo stays atop Forbes list of richest athletes
Real Madrid's Ronaldo stays atop Forbes list of richest athletes

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo remained atop Forbes magazine's list of 100 highest-paid athletes , with Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James moving up to second on a list heavy on National Basketball Association players. Forbes used salary and bonus data along with the estimated value of endorsements between June 1, 2016, and June 1, ...

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  • India Vs Pakistan: How poor English haunted Pakistani cricketers
India Vs Pakistan: How poor English haunted Pakistani cricketers

Kohli even complimented Yuvraj Singh's performance and said that he felt like a club batsman while batting alongside him. "Till 40 I was easing into the game", Kohli said later. "Rohit took some time going, but he's coming back from an injury, and global cricket is different to IPL ", Kohli pointed out. They play spin really well, and majority...

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  • Eduardo Rodriguez: Rodriguez serves up four dingers in loss
Eduardo Rodriguez: Rodriguez serves up four dingers in loss

I'm sure more than likely, it isn't with them. The managers and players expect tempers to remain calm over the next three games. Asher is making just his fourth start of the year. "It happens, but I'll go back out there (Friday) and go at it again". The Orioles homered four times off of Rodriguez, tying his career high in a 7-5 loss.

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  • Durant's shot sends perfect Warriors over Cavs in Finals
Durant's shot sends perfect Warriors over Cavs in Finals

But that Warriors team, which posted a record 73 wins in the 2015-16 season, were not as unsafe as the current squad due to the addition of four-times scoring champion Kevin Durant to an already formidable lineup. The Cleveland Cavaliers have until Wednesday to figure out Durant, who has scored 71 points in the series and has the look of a play...

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  • Polls open in UK General Election after campaign marred by terror attacks
Polls open in UK General Election after campaign marred by terror attacks

ComRes Chairman Andrew Hawkins said May was in the clear after securing the support of around 2 million voters - worth about six percentage points in the polls - who had backed the anti-EU UK Independence Party in Britain's last election in 2015 and have warmed to her tough stance on negotiating Brexit .

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  • BASKETBALL >Warriors eye ideal title run to NBA title
BASKETBALL >Warriors eye ideal title run to NBA title

Smith went on to say, "I do believe", when he was asked if the Cavaliers can come back in the series. "I think taking good shots when we're playing with pace and not turning the basketball over, letting them get out in transition". So win, lose, or draw, you live with the results", James said. So that's a pretty scary proposition for us. "I gave ...

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  • Investigation underway after soccer tournament misidentifies 8-y
Investigation underway after soccer tournament misidentifies 8-y

It said in a statement Monday that the Springfield soccer club's decision to disqualify Mili Hernandez's team does not represent the association's core values of teamwork and inclusion. "So I don't like my hair long". As WOWT reported, Mili's family even attempted to show the tournament officials their insurance card to prove that their daugh...

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  • Halep reaches semifinals of French Open
Halep reaches semifinals of French Open

Nadal advanced when his opponent, Pablo Carreno Busta , stopped in the second set because of an injured abdominal muscle. Neither Nadal nor Thiem have dropped a set in reaching the last four, with the Spaniard losing just 22 games through five matches.

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  • Stuart Hogg to start for British & Irish Lions against Crusaders
Stuart Hogg to start for British & Irish Lions against Crusaders

Centre Jonathan Davies and wing George North also make their first appearances in New Zealand, along with flanker Sean O'Brien. Gatland admitted his Test side would need to be more disciplined against the Crusaders , who are undefeated in Super Rugby in 2017.

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  • Nadal enters French Open semis as Carreno Busta retires
Nadal enters French Open semis as Carreno Busta retires

You have to learn your lessons and get through it stronger. "It's a fact that I'm not playing close to my best, and I know that", Djokovic said after his first straight-set loss at a major since the 2013 Wimbledon final. The 29-year-old reached the semi-finals of last week's Madrid Open Masters before the finals loss at Rome. Pliskova wil...

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  • Andy Murray, Rafael Nadal eye dream final
Andy Murray, Rafael Nadal eye dream final

Murray lost his cool then fought back from 2-4 down in the decider to lead 5-4, but lost the last three games. Murray beat 53rd-ranked Karen Khachanov of Russian Federation 6-3, 6-4, 6-4 on Court Philippe Chatrier while Wawrinka got the better of World No.15 Gael Monfils 7-5, 7-6 (7), 6-2 on Monday.

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  • Apple watchOS 4 revealed: So what's new?
Apple watchOS 4 revealed: So what's new?

Gym Connect will launch this wall with WatchOS 4 , which will be a free upgrade this fall for all Apple Watch users. Apple has also expanded the swim mode, to automatically detect different sets. In watchOS 4 , the Music experience is getting a redesign and revamp. The Control Center also gets a new flashlight ability that can be used when ...

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  • Rain hands French Open fans bumper day of tennis action
Rain hands French Open fans bumper day of tennis action

Play has started in the final two women's quarterfinal matches at the French Open. Sixth seed Thiem, who played superbly is yet to drop a set at this year's tournament but his next task is a daunting one, Rafael Nadal . Nadal spent only 51 minutes on court against fellow Spaniard Carreno Busta before an abdominal injury forced the world No. 21...

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  • '16 champ Djokovic stunned by Thiem in French Open quarters
'16 champ Djokovic stunned by Thiem in French Open quarters

Since then he has bagged only two titles and in grand slam there has been a worrying decline. Aside from a third-round wobble against Diego Schwartzman, it's largely been plain sailing for Djokovic to this stage. The second-seeded Djokovic had two set points in the opener but couldn't convert either. Regardless of who wins the Coupe de Mousqu...

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  • Everything is on the table for the 0-2 Cavaliers
Everything is on the table for the 0-2 Cavaliers

But after the first two games - a pair of dominant Golden State victories, powered by overwhelming performances by Curry and Durant - they've quickly been put to rest. In the fateful seven-game series a year ago, the Cavaliers center averaged 10.3 points and 10.1 rebounds. "I think we're moving the ball great, we're shooting the ball at a high cl...

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  • Thiem tames Djokovic to reach French Open semis
Thiem tames Djokovic to reach French Open semis

He clinched victory on his first match point when Nishikori failed to return a powerful serve. "Then maybe change something up and hope I play a good match". Thiem pounced on his lifeline, taking the set after 73 minutes when the Serb dumped a backhand in the net. Federer (13 Australians, 11 Wimbledons and 10 US), Jimmy Connors (14 US and 11 Wimble...

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  • CT 2017: Australia bundle out Bangladesh for 182
CT 2017: Australia bundle out Bangladesh for 182

When Warner's total reached 37 he had passed 4,000 runs in one-day internationals. Soumya Sarkar (three) was the first man out after edging Josh Hazlewood behind and Tamim was fortunate not to follow when two mistimed pulls both flew upward but landed safe.

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