Open first-round play by dispatching Serbian Dusan Lajovic 7-6 (6), 6-2, 6-2 at NY. Federer entered the meeting with a 16-0 head-to-head record against 35-year-old Youzhny, and a 16-0 mark in the second round of the U.S. "Today, in my opinion, I saw it on the video screen, I hit around 40 winners", he added. In the first set really I was just seeing and feeling it, see how far I could push, but I was never in pain.
He set the fastest time in the morning session and second-fastest behind teammate Valtteri Bottas in the afternoon. STANDINGSDrivers 1. Sebastian Vettel ( Ferrari ) - 220 points 2. Vettel had been linked to Mercedes in media speculation, and the team's non-executive chairman Niki Lauda said last weekend there had been some contact as the German considered his options.
It's damning that the club couldn't finalise the transfer earlier this summer when he was supposedly keen to join Arsenal . Monaco winger, Thomas Lemar , has left the door open for a future move to the Premier League , after failed efforts from Liverpool and Arsenal on deadline day.
The acquisition of Richardson strengthens what was already one of the NFL's better front sevens, and it gives the Seahawks the interior pass-rusher they thought they were getting with top pick Malik McDowell, who might miss his rookie season following an ATV accident.
West Nile is spread to humans through the bite of a mosquito and is endemic to California, meaning it is always in the environment. Empty water from mosquito breeding sites around the home, such as buckets, unused kiddie pools, old tires or similar sites where mosquitoes lay eggs.
Sabathia did the fake-tough-guy routine: He said any Boston player could meet him in center field Friday if they had a problem with what he said. If that's truly the case, it's a silly strategy, basically handing Sabathia easy outs (if he had, in fact, managed to deliver a more accurate throw to Greg Bird ).
Fellow NFL.com reporter Ian Rapoport adds Bell that is expected to sign his franchise tender, one that has not been enhanced. Bell had returned to the city on Monday after working out in Miami during Steelers camp. Bell has been adamant about his desire to reset the market for running backs, wanting to be paid as both a No. 1 back and No. 2 receiver thanks to his contributions in the passing game.
After having been asked to bowl first, Sri Lanka got the wicket of Shikhar Dhawan early which was a great start, given the kind of form he has been lately, Dhawan's wicket was important and that too before he got going. Apart from Angelo Mathews, other Sri Lankan batsmen failed to cash-in on the opportunity. We've given opportunities to three new guys. "We wish to state this decision is made in the best interest of the game, which is being damaged and hindered by undue criticism and false ...
The following year, he slashed.250/.353/.463 while connecting with 15 dingers and driving in 42 runs through 417 plate appearances. Upton has been enjoying a terrific season. He's a four-time All-Star in 11 seasons with Arizona, Atlanta, San Diego and Detroit . He has an opt-out clause after this season. There is a $22 million vesting option for 2020.
We asked Sky Sportsreaders to pick their England XI to face Malta in their crucial World Cup qualifier on Friday. Joe has trained really well. Southgate has handed the armband around amid Wayne Rooney's fading influence before the striker's worldwide retirement.
England manager Gareth Southgate has revealed that he does not intend to replace Wayne Rooney with a permanent skipper. The England manager hadn't yet told the players who would lead the team for Friday night's World Cup qualifier against Malta in Valetta, but has confirmed to Joe Hart that he remains his number-one.
Barrett is one of the most experienced quarterbacks in college football , accounting for 100 total touchdowns in his first three years, with 69 passing touchdowns and 31 rushing. Scales is right, this game could be one of the biggest, if not the biggest, game IN has ever opened the season with. The league announced the suspension Monday, less than a week before teams have to reduce their rosters to 53 players.
Foden and Diaz have promising careers ahead of them and impressed over pre-season, but Sancho is largely regarded as the academy's prized asset, and Mourinho could send out a big statement by pinching him from the blue side of the city. The deal could be announced as early as today, and City might regret not giving Sancho a chance in the first team. "We're delighted that Jadon Sancho , who is at present one of the hottest prospects in European football, wants to and will play for Borussia ...
Favourites at the year's final grand slam , Federer and Nadal were pushed by Mikhail Youzhny and Taro Daniel respectively in NY. As his first round showed, Federer still has a lot of work to do for another shot at creating history.
Spurs have now emerged as the front-runners and journalist Sami Mokel claims on Twitter the north Londoners are closing-in on a season-long loan deal while the news is also in the Daily Mail newspaper. Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino is understood to have persuaded Gomes, 24, to move to London ahead of options elsewhere. The Spanish media haven't yet got around to presenting Gomes to Tottenham as imminent but they'll be happy to if they're fed the information, with it being repeatedly ...
In other first round matches, No. 8 seed Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russian Federation defeated Marketa Vondrousova of the Czech Republic 4-6, 6-4, 7-6 (2), No. He faces No. 29 Diego Schwartzman in the third round. In other matches played on the day 15 seed Tomas Berdych beat Rex Harrison 6-4, 6-2, 7-6 (7-4) and Alexander's brother Mischa advanced with a nerve-wrangling 6-3, 6-2, 3-6, 6-7 (4-7), 7-5 win over Benoit Paire of France.
Manchester United have reportedly launched an audacious attempt to sign Chelsea superstar Willian on deadline day. The Red Devils completed a shock move to bring the Serbian midfielder to Old Trafford as Chelsea agreed to sell the 29-year-old to a direct rival.
Manchester City have reportedly already begun planning an improved bid for Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez after seeing their initial £50m approach rejected this evening. The deadline day outgoings continued as forwards Lucas Perez and Joel Campbell completed loan moves away from the club. Arsenal fans don't seem to mind too much that the man who's staying put really wants to leave.
The Swiss was also a break up in the second set and served for it at 5-4. At 1-all in the deciding set, Youzhny collapsed to the court, grabbing at his right leg after whiffing on an attempted swat at Federer's lob. Open champion Svetlana Kuznetsova was upset by 116th-ranked Kurumi Nara of Japan 6-3, 3-6, 6-3. Angelique Kerber is gone from the U.S. Open, the first defending champion eliminated in the first round in 12 years.
With the likes of Lionel Messi , Sergio Aguero, Paulo Dybala and many other world-class players, they have a star-studded line-up capable of destroying any team in world football. Uruguay are in third place overall with 24 points from 15 games. He was sacked in April after Argentina's 2-0 loss at Bolivia, which has won only three of 14 qualifiers.