Venus, who won her 50th match at the Australian Open, has yet to drop a set. "When you play tough players like you will in later rounds of tournaments, you can't be showing that you're struggling or not feeling confident in yourself", Vandeweghe said after her 6-2, 6-3 upset of top seed and defending champion Angelique Kerber in the fourth round.
Last week, she was taken to a CT hospital and placed on a respirator. She passed away today "in the company of friends and her loving husband of over 33 years, Dr. Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80 . As the world reels from the news of the death of Mary Tyler Moore , we thought it appropriate to take a look back at the life and work one of the most beloved actresses of the 20th Century.
When asked by reporters Wednesday if he got the sense the Knicks still wanted him, Anthony said: "It was a quick meeting". Anthony himself is convinced that James want to play with him, although he is not sure if he is the playmaker the three-time National Basketball Association champion was referring to.
The Americans also feature Phoenix guard Devin Booker, who is averaging 20.6 points, and IN center Myles Turner, who ranks third IN the National Basketball Association with 2.3 blocked shots a game as well as 15.7 points and 7.6 rebounds per contest.
The Celtics' multiyear partnership is with General Electric, whose familiar "GE" logo will appear, in team colors, on the front left shoulder of players' game jerseys next season. According to Rovell , Nike Celtics jerseys sold next year will not have the advertisement patches on them, but the team will have the option to sell gear with the patches inside TD Garden.
His third half century of the series, this time 65 from 56 balls was crucial in a 98-run opening stand alongside Sam Billings who replaced the injured Alex Hales before falling to Ravindra Jadeja for an out of sorts 35. Sam Billings will open the innings in his place. Ben Stokes, who was hit for four sixes off the last over by Carlos Brathwaite during the World T20 final, conquered the death-bowling demons to finish with 3 for 63, while Chris Woakes and Jake Ball took two wickets ...
Wayne Rooney said it meant "a hell of a lot" to become Manchester United's record scorer as his 250th goal arrived in stunning fashion at Stoke. Well, it took almost a half hour but you get the gist. Swansea pulled off a shocking victory over Liverpool in a brilliant game at Anfield. Even with Rooney's rescue act, it was a chance spurned by United, a result that reduces their chances of Champions League qualification.
Mali struggled to find an equalizer despite firing away 12 shots in the game. Frank Acheampong will replace Baba Rahman in Ghana's starting line up for today's AFCON group match against Mali . When talented winger Kahraba replaced Mahmoud Trezeguet in the last 10 minutes, Egypt looked more unsafe going forward and he orchestrated the decisive move one minute from time.
Asked if he expected Costa to be available for the Hull game at Stamford Bridge on January 22, the Italian said: "We start next week on Tuesday and we will see". Sources in Madrid and Manchester say Atletico are nearly resigned to losing Griezmann to United in the summer for an expected fee of around £100m, making a return bid for Costa inevitable.
South Africa turned India over, New Zealand pushed them close. The series will also see Virat Kohli taking over the leadership mantle from his predecessor MS Dhoni, after proving his mettle as the Test skipper. Never fitter, the former India captain has slipped into the new role with no apparent difficulties. For a better part of the last two years, the Indian team management has been trying to groom a finisher in place of Dhoni.
It's final time at the Sydney International, and what better way to prepare for the viewing excitement that is the Australian Open than sitting back, relaxing, and watching Johanna Konta and Agnieszka Radwanska battle for Sydney's crown! Further, she finished off proceedings with her seventh ace to secure the win in one hour and 21 minutes.
McConnell on the baseline. Down 93-83 after a basket by Joakim Noah with 2:29 to play, the Sixers reeled off 11 of the next 13 points. He had a 17-assist game last week, and in a spot start last month, almost had a triple-double. Moments later, McConnell did a spin move on the seemingly helpless Anthony to win the game. They made just 18.2 percent (4of 22) of their three-point shots.
Ryan Satin of Pro Wrestling Sheet first reported WrestleMania's return to New Orleans on January 1. A capacity crowd of 75,167 packed the Superdome to see Daniel Bryan awarded the WWE World Heavyweight Title at the "Super Bowl of the sports entertainment world".
I would rather play the Giants than the Packers even though the Cowboys are 0-2 against the Giants and 1-0 against the Packers. "But when you got a guy like Dak, who can remain within himself, play the game as it is - take five yards here, four yards there, six yards there, four yards there, eat up that clock and leave Aaron Rodgers on the sideline - it actually ends up being a good matchup".
Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov snapped a two-and-half-year title drought, defeating third seed Kei Nishikori 6-2, 2-6, 6-3 in the final of the Brisbane International tennis tournament here on Sunday. Nishikori sailed past Australia's Jordan Thompson , 6-1, 6-1 in the quarterfinals, and in the semifinals, Nishikori defeated second seed Stan Wawrinka in straight sets, 7-6 (3), 6-3 in their second consecutive meeting, and he leveled their head-to-head at 4-4 in the process.
It makes sense to start with what Korver will bring Cleveland. He had a down year for him last year at "just" 39.8 percent. For Atlanta, this is just the first of multiple trades to be executed between now and the February 23 trade deadline.
A source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter last week that Taylor is expected to be recovered from the surgery in time for free agency if the Bills release Taylor in March. However, it is also worth noting that if Taylor can not pass a physical by March 11, $27.5 million of his most recent contract becomes fully guaranteed.
Destination: "Rome", Williams wrote. And now it was full circle. Us Weekly first reported Williams and Ohanian were dating in October 2015, though the two have not been very public about their relationship prior to their engagement announcement.
And for good reason - there's a new supercar coming. But the new McLaren won't be about headline figures alone: it's also said to be a relatively easy auto to live with thanks to improved interior space, a bigger boot up front and lower side sills for easier interior access.