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Sports 'It made me feel better' says racquet-smasher Alexander Zverev
Author: 0 'It made me feel better' says racquet-smasher Alexander Zverev

Zverev held strong in the third set, even saving two match points on his serve, but his steadying effort was all to no avail after Raonic prevailed in a tiebreak. "I played incredible today". "I had a really good off-season". "I'm not the kind of guy that needs a lot of matches". "I have been struggling with my second serve the whole week".

Sports After a Win at Auburn, is Kentucky for Real?
Author: 0 After a Win at Auburn, is Kentucky for Real?

From 5:24 to 1:42 neither team made a field goal. After a Washington jumper and an Auburn 3, Johnson hit a 3-pointer with the shot clock winding down to quiet a raucous Auburn Arena crowd. Quickley grabbed the rebound and was fouled. United Kingdom is in the midst of potentially playing three straight ranked opponents in a row depending on how Monday's rankings shake out.

Sports India vs New Zealand 2019
Author: 0 India vs New Zealand 2019

Kohli also surpassed Tendulkar to become the quickest to score 10,000 ODI runs for India. Team India led by Virat Kohli arrived in Auckland for the upcoming ODI series with New Zealand. But, the picture was not very rosy just a few days ago when India had lost the first ODI of the series and Dhoni was criticized heavily for his 96-ball-51 knock.

Sports Game from quick exit, Venus Williams wins at Australian Open
Author: 0 Game from quick exit, Venus Williams wins at Australian Open

Serena Williams swatted aside Canada's Eugenie Bouchard in straight sets to continue her quest for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title at the Australian Open . "I have to be happy going to the next round - I nearly lost in the first round, so I have to be positive and get better". Serena Williams is seen comforting Tatjana Maria after winning her match on Tuesday, Jan.

Sports Knicks vs. Wizards - Game Recap
Author: 0 Knicks vs. Wizards - Game Recap

Bradley Beal noted the team had faith in Bryant making the play to win the game. For the first time in franchise history, the Wizards played and won a regular season game overseas. "We got to make the playoffs". "This was one of those games that nobody deserves to go on their long flight home without a win, but it happens in sports".

Sports Kris Bryant dissed St. Louis and Yadier Molina called him a loser
Author: 0 Kris Bryant dissed St. Louis and Yadier Molina called him a loser

Brebbia was asked about Bryant's comments during his Cardinals Caravan tour. During the session, Bryant recalled a Florida Georgia Line concert he and wife Jessica attended with Bryce Harper and his wife, Kayla, in December. He noted that Nelly is a Cardinals fan, which drew boos from the audience. Between the great food the city of Philadelphia can offer along with the fact that Citizens Bank Park has always been known to be a hitter-friendly ballpark, the Phillies seem like a great ...

Sports Patriots’ Jason McCourty’s Reaction To Going To First Super Bowl Is Must
Author: 0 Patriots’ Jason McCourty’s Reaction To Going To First Super Bowl Is Must

Yes, the Rams will wear their throwback uniforms at the Super Bowl! "I thought it was for a split-second; but the ref got up - when I got up, he said, 'Incomplete, ' so I just was like, 'Thank you, '" the cornerback said. Of course, the Rams were known as the St. Louis Rams at the time of the championship and they did so while wearing their road white jerseys, not the blues we'll see two Sundays from now.

Author: 0 Sharapova crashes out of Australian Open

The relentless Russian withheld a strong Barty serve to send the game to deuce, before the world No.15 converted her fourth match point to win 4-6 6-1 6-4. "I think it would be tough for me to be doing all the work and putting in all the effort if I didn't really believe that", she said. "We spent a good amount of time watching her play.

Sports Higuain to complete Chelsea move on Tuesday
Author: 0 Higuain to complete Chelsea move on Tuesday

Higuain has looked out of sorts since joining Milan on loan from Juventus in August and his total of eight goals in 22 appearances in all competitions is modest by his own prolific standards. Higuain joined Milan on an initial season-long loan deal in August, with Milan having the option to buy him outright for €36million. "I don't know [how close it is]", Sarri said .

Sports Chelsea players are 'extremely hard to motivate', says Maurizio Sarri
Author: 0 Chelsea players are 'extremely hard to motivate', says Maurizio Sarri

And this is something I can't accept. "We worked and fought all game, so it's good. I don't forget Jenkinson because he is with us, he played some matches and if we need [him], he is okay to help us". I'm the person responsible for the team, of course. With me Ozil played magnificently well, maybe not with Unai. And now Sarri has said it. Asked if he is the man to revive Chelsea , he replied: "Yes, absolutely".

Sports Tim Tebow Will Try Out for Mets in Spring Training, Again
Author: 0 Tim Tebow Will Try Out for Mets in Spring Training, Again

Lucie. He had 18 at bats with the big league team in 2018 spring training, but went just 1-for-18 with 11 strikeouts. As the Big Lead notes , "Tebow took a big step forward previous year, hitting.273 with six homers and 36 RBIs for the New York Mets' AA affiliate in Binghamton".

Sports Manchester City beats Huddersfield 3-0, moves 4 points behind Liverpool
Author: 0 Manchester City beats Huddersfield 3-0, moves 4 points behind Liverpool

With social media being so prevalent now, it really can be a thankless job for the men in the middle but sometimes there's just no excusing the errors that they make. Loose passes and general sloppiness invited the Terriers back into the game and Guardiola made sure his side came out for the second half with a better attitude.

Sports 'He is the best man for Manchester United job' insists United legend
Author: 0 'He is the best man for Manchester United job' insists United legend

Solskjaer said via Manchester United's Official Website : "Of course, the attitude is brilliant". There were reports of dressing-room unrest prior to Mourinho's sacking amid a fractured relationship with star midfielder Paul Pogba . Manchester United star Alexis Sanchez is set to play at the Emirates for the first time since joining the Red Devils in Friday's FA Cup clash against the Gunners.

Sports Roger Federer discusses his future after suffering shock exit at Australian Open
Author: 0 Roger Federer discusses his future after suffering shock exit at Australian Open

Federer prevailed that day but was at a loss to explain how he created 12 points to break the powerful Tsitsipas serve over four sets on Rod Laver Arena and converted none. I see him definitely being high up in the game for a long time. . "I mean before that, too, obviously", Federer added. But beating Novak (Djokovic ) in Toronto, the likes of ( Kevin) Anderson and (Alexander) Zverev, now me here.

Sports Serena Williams wins -- and consoles opponent -- again at Australian Open
Author: 0 Serena Williams wins -- and consoles opponent -- again at Australian Open

Alas, all the victor will earn Monday is a quarterfinal berth. King is renowned as much for her activism perhaps even more than her ability on the court and Williams expressed her plans to continue her work. No. 18 Garbine Muguruza. The 37-year-old told the teary Ukrainian: "You're unbelievable". A fourth-round collision on Monday that will rip the 2019 Australian Open wide apart brings the official world No 1, Simona Halep , and the best player in the history of the game, Serena ...

Author: 0 Australian Open - Maria Sharapova melts down as Ashleigh Barty wins thrilling encounter

Whatta champ. This is also a career high for the 22-year-old. Barty knows it could have all been so different, crediting her break from tennis as being the catalyst for her remarkable comeback. "There's trepidation here with Barty and there's full out commitment from Sharapova and this is a great point to illustrate that", she said, with the match seemingly swinging towards Sharapova.

Sports Rockets-Nets Produces Record-Breaking Night From Three-Point Range
Author: 0 Rockets-Nets Produces Record-Breaking Night From Three-Point Range

Houston needed them both to force the extra session, as Spencer Dinwiddie hit his second 3-pointer in as many possessions that tied the game. Harden came out of halftime scorching, dropping 22 points in a third quarter that saw the Rockets turn an eight-point deficit into a nine-point lead to start the fourth quarter.

Sports New England Patriots: Top 5 AFC Championship game moments
Author: 0 New England Patriots: Top 5 AFC Championship game moments

Online site SportsBetting.ag studied Twitter hashtag usage to gauge public interest in the weekend's upcoming games, and found that an overwhelming majority of the country - essentially, everyone outside of the New England states and MI - want to see the Patriots go down.

Sports Murray ponders surgery after Australian Open exit
Author: 0 Murray ponders surgery after Australian Open exit

We played lots of epic matches in the professional circuit. "My greatest worry was that he would stop one day, which obviously feels like it's been probably accelerated", he said, "and you would look around the country, whether that's Scotland or the whole of the United Kingdom, and there wouldn't be much to show for everything he's put into his career and the success that he's had and the interest that he's created around tennis ".

Sports Siakam scores winning basket, Raptors beat Suns 111-109
Author: 0 Siakam scores winning basket, Raptors beat Suns 111-109

Raptors forward Pascal Siakam lofted a lovely left-handed layup in at the buzzer for Toronto , giving the Raptors a two-point win over the Suns just as time ran out in regulation. Let's hope this is the road back to normality for C.J., lord knows we need it. Devin Booker leads the team with 24.3 points and 6.9 assists per game.

Sports Australian Open: Ash Barty waltzes into maiden fourth round in Melbourne
Author: 0 Australian Open: Ash Barty waltzes into maiden fourth round in Melbourne

There was little to separate the two players, both of which were aiming to reach the fourth round in Melbourne for the first time in their careers. The 15th-seeded Barty arrived in Melbourne after a final appearance at the Sydney global, where she also beat world number one Simona Halep , and has looked untroubled in the year's first Grand Slam.

Sports Ashley Cole in talks to reunite with Frank Lampard at Derby County
Author: 0 Ashley Cole in talks to reunite with Frank Lampard at Derby County

The victor gets a trip to the Crown Ground to face League One's Accrington Stanley on January 26. The defender, who is said to have been keeping himself in shape since leaving the Galaxy, last played in the second tier in English football 19 years ago, when he spent part of the 1999/2000 season on loan from Arsenal at Crystal Palace.

Sports Lowry recovers from early wobble to retain Abu Dhabi lead
Author: 0 Lowry recovers from early wobble to retain Abu Dhabi lead

I'm just trying to go out and do what I've been doing. It seemed appropriate, therefore, that a local band playing on-site kicked off their post-round set with the old Bee Gees hit "Stayin" Alive, ' as the personable Irishman discussed his chances of doing just that at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship on Friday.

Sports Furious Sarri defends tactics and attacks players after Chelsea’s defeat at Arsenal
Author: 0 Furious Sarri defends tactics and attacks players after Chelsea’s defeat at Arsenal

In a remarkable news conference after the defeat, Sarri said he wanted to speak in his native Italian rather than English "because I want to send a message to my players and I want my message to be very clear". "If they don't have that, then maybe they shouldn't be playing at this level". It sounds like Sarri is ready to go to war with his players, and publically criticising them is a big, big gamble.

Sports Reliever Adam Ottavino, Yankees agree to $27M contract
Author: 0 Reliever Adam Ottavino, Yankees agree to $27M contract

Known for his high-90s fastball and other-worldly slider, Ottavino joins a Yankees relief corps that already features closer Aroldis Chapman , set-up men Zach Britton and Dellin Betances and bridge relievers Chad Green , Jonathan Holder and Tommy Kahnle.