So, glory! Hallelujah, fellow tennis fans! Angelique Kerber is a good player but has been a little bit down in recent months. Take this year's Wimbledon for example. From there, she went on to win a whopping 23. She lost early at Wimbledon, and didn't reach the final in Toronto or Cincinnati . Despite crashing out in the fourth round at Wimbledon last month, the new world number one showed athleticism and ability reminiscent of his earlier years.
Arsenal were left reeling on Sunday after being a handed a 4-0 thrashing by Liverpool . Unsurprisingly, Liverpool's pace and fearsome attack, which was spearheaded by Sadio Mane , Roberto Firmino , and the Reds' new signing Mohamed Salah , took advantage of the Gunners' poor form with four different players getting on the scoresheet for the home side.
It was clearly a big problem during his home grand slam tournament, when he bowed out, clearly in pain, in the quarter-finals, to Sam Querrey. "Obviously I spoke to a number of specialists about it to get the best advice possible", Murray said.
Stanton's eighth-inning blast was his 50th homer of the season, which placed him alongside Barry Bonds , Luis Gonzalez, Roger Maris , Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa as the only players to reach 50 home runs before the end of August. Paul Goldschmidt, Martinez and Daniel Descalso hit consecutive homers in Arizona's nine-run eighth. Brewers 3, Dodgers 2: Jimmy Nelson (10-6) took a no-hit bid into the sixth inning and the Brewers beat Yu Darvish (8-10) in his return from the disabled list.
This will be the Brit's first tennis competition since Wimbledon 2017, where he was shown the exit door in the quarter-final round by Sam Querry. "My idol when I was growing up was Roger Federer , so to even compete against him was already extremely special".
Danny Drinkwater and Robert Huth have returned to full training while Papy Mendy made his first appearance of the campaign off the bench against Sheffield United. Kelechi Iheanacho, however, is set for another weekend on the sidelines with his toe injury. The Premier League's elite has grown from a a select few clubs into six or seven contenders, and the growing spread of TV rights money, for one example, means those who can play without Champions League responsibilities have more cause than ...
Joseph planned for starters on both sides of the ball to play the first half for a final game-planned tuneup ahead the regular season. "VJ (Head Coach Vance Joseph ) told me I was going to play, so I got ready to go like it was a real game ".
Manchester United and Arsenal have been handed a massive boost in their pursuit of Thomas Lemar , as The Sun believes that Monaco are now willing to sell their star winger. "They've already lost [Benjamin] Mendy, Bernardo Silva and [Tiemoue] Bakayoko, so Monaco is at a stage where they have closed the door". Zlatan Ibrahimovic has also extended his contract at Manchester United by a year.
The third-year receiver's left knee twisted when he was hit by Titans linebacker Wesley Woodyard and cornerback Johnathan Cyprien , coming from opposite directions, after he caught a 16-yard pass from Mike Glennon. Injury after injury happened throughout this game with the Bears losing multiple key players. With Alshon Jeffrey departing for Philadelphia in free agency Meredith and first round pick Kevin White were due to start in Chicago this year.
We've got to be aggressive and win these races . "One thing I didn't want to do was touch him too hard". "The move, you know, I don't know what to say", Pagenaud said. Kanaan went laps down while the vehicle was repaired and eventually finished 16th. The cars of Ed Carpenter and Takuma Sato touched as they tried to avoid Power, sending both into the wall as well.
While Fonseca, 23, is undefeated, he is untested. Fonseca can still however win the IBF title should he upset his opponent. With his struggles to avoid exceeding the 130 pound weight limitation for this fight, Davis may have simply outgrown the junior lightweight division.
Owing to their incredible form and winning streak, D'Tigress are now among the teams to watch out for in Spain at the world championship in 2018. Trailing by six points from the first quarter, the Nigerians fought back to win the second quarter 21-10 points.
Although Brock Osweiler won't be playing, Cody Kessler can still, somehow, someway, sneak in and steal the job. Kizer is the first rookie quarterback in recent memory that I can recall that didn't LOOK like a typical rookie, as he showed no fear in throwing the ball deep down the middle, hanging in the pocket and showing leadership in the huddle.
There was concern for West Ham midway through the half as Andre Ayew received lengthy treatment for an accidental blow to the face, the Ghana worldwide returning to the pitch with protective strapping on his nose after being caught by the studs of Javi Manquillo following a sliding challenge.
NBA All Star point guard Kyrie Irving and sports and entertainment journalist Brandon "Scoop B" Robinson. The Cavaliers' stance could trigger a standoff between Cleveland and Boston officials, forcing both organizations to weigh the consequences of letting the blockbuster trade implode.
A Queensland Ambulance Service spokeswoman told AAP the crash at about 7am on Monday may have been caused by a medical incident. Mercer, a retired Ironman, won two Australian crowns and held a plethora of titles including an equal record five NSW state championships and two Test of the Toughest titles.
It says here that Brooke Henderson will one day win a Canadian Pacific Womens Open title. "I hit the ball for the majority extremely well and just the putter kind of let me down at times", said Henderson, who had a large crowd following her from hole to hole.
That came after Marco Asensio rescued the reigning La Liga champions to make it 2-2 with his second goal of the game. Valencia debutant Geoffrey Kondogbia appeared to have snatched all three points for the visitors, but Asensio assured Madrid were not left empty-handed with his second goal of the match earning a share of the spoils.
Hoskins, 24, has taken baseball by storm after being called up to the Majors earlier in August. "It's just getting familiar with everything, you know, walking to the ballpark, it feels like home". It was the second straight game in which Philadelphia at least eight runs and 11 hits. "It's a special thing to watch, the way he keeps his composure, the way that he sticks to who he is and the way he handles (things)", he said of Hoskins.
They have so far been frustrated over RB Leipzig's Naby Keita and Southampton's Virgil van Dijk due to the respective clubs' reluctance to sell, and Liverpool only have until next Thursday to add to their squad ahead of their return to the Champions League group stage.
Hackenberg played the first half, and then the Jets' final drive, when he replaced an injured Bryce Petty (knee). Two resulted in points - a first half field goal and a 17-yard touchdown pass against the Giants' scrubs at the end. They continued to catch passes in the second half, and Stewart in particular snagged two nice touchdowns from Petty in the third quarter, for 25 and 15 yards, respectively.
The game is scheduled to kick off Saturday at 9:30 ET. Two potential relocation sites, according to SB Nation, are LSU's Tiger Stadium or New Orleans' Mercedes-Benz Superdome . LSU has a recent history of having games impacted by weather. " ESPN is ultimately going to make the decision". Both sides are reportedly committed to playing Saturday as BYU's school policy prohibits playing on Sundays.
Flooding from Tropical Storm Harvey is overburdening resources as authorities in and around Houston scramble to save those trapped by the high waters. "We're thinking about you". There's a whole bunch of people we need to help, to help people get back on their feet and help rebuild. "Houston, we're in this together", Watt said in a description of his donation on the fundraising page.
He is expected to start with the same formation but welcomes Laurent Koscielny in central defence . Wenger dropped Rob Holding for the visit to Stoke, preferring Shkodran Mustafi alongside Nacho Monreal and Sead Kolasinac at the back.
In March, the Texans gave up on their big-money quarterback , basically paying the Browns to take him off their hands . "I think I feel pretty good about where I am". Last year, he threw more interceptions than touchdowns and saw his completion percentage, yards per attempt and quarterback rating drop. Following a neutral-zone infraction on Browns rookie defensive end Myles Garrett, Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston came out firing to start the drive, completing a 17-yard ...
McLaren's Belgian rookie Stoffel Vandoorne qualified 15th for his first home race but will start from the back due to a 65-place grid penalty for exceeding his permitted allocation of engine components and an unscheduled gearbox change. "Really grateful for all the hard work". "In recent years we have not taken this approach, and so as each situation arises in the race, we will make decisions depending on how they may affect the outcome of the championship", added Wolff.
But Marcus Rashford found the back of the net not long after, before substitute Marouane Fellaini scored a second in the 82nd minute. Mourinho told MUTV: "I think we played very well". 1 - Kasper Schmeichel (1) has now saved more Premier League penalties at Old Trafford than Peter Schmeichel (0). Was he risky today? No. Why? NAN also reports that Super Eagles' Wilfred Ndidi had an outstanding performance for Leicester as he made several incursions and passes into United's ...
But Wood slotted home two minutes into injury time to earn Burnley a point that means Tottenham have won just two of their 12 games at the national stadium since it reopened in 2007. Summer signing Jonathan Walters is out of Burnley's Premier League trip to Tottenham through injury. With Burnley on the ropes following the opener, Kane missed another fine chance, drilling wide of Tom Heaton's left-hand post after being found by Eriksen.
The most important part of the preseason is the evaluation of players and on that front, three guys that stood out to me were Trevor Davis , Reggie Gilbert and Brian Price . Safety Will Parks suffered a hip injury in the second quarter that knocked him out of the game . "At the quarterback position, the goal was to play Brett Hundley the whole game ".
Mignolet was not even named among the substitutes for the Premier League encounter at Anfield, with Loris Karius starting between the posts and Danny Ward the back-up on the bench. There has been no official confirmation as yet, and therefore no explanation from Klopp, but Belgian media reports say Klopp told Mignolet that he needed a rest.
West Brom made the breakthrough in the 61st minute, however, when Rodriguez headed a Allan Nyom cross into the back of the net after beating Stoke's Geoff Cameron to the bounce of the ball. "I feel like it is a time for me to play more games", said Burke. Ahmed Hegazi almost doubled West Brom's lead four minutes later, however, his header was saved by Jack Butland .
They are in the Champions League. "We've won three games and should have won the first one at Watford without a ideal performance". Even though Sanchez could leave for free next summer to join a rival - with Manchester City seen as the most likely destination - Wenger is refusing to give up hope that the forward will sign a new deal.
He also caught two passes for negative-two yards. He is in concussion protocol , the team announced. It probably wasn't the worst thing for the Bills to get Peterman some work with the starters, although the circumstances weren't ideal.
Lyon, though, was not fussed about this modicum of fortune, much as he has uncomplainingly forged on through spells out of the Test team , a long-time absence from the limited overs set-up and wide variations in the quality of Australian wicketkeeping at the other end of the pitch.
Unfortunately, it was a pretty uneventful night for Peterson and the Saints' entire offense in a 13-0 victory over the Houston Texans . "It felt good; I was looking forward to it", he said. The New Orleans Saints defense has looked really good and if that continues, the Saints could be a force in the NFC South this season. Coach Bill O'Brien said the Texans likely would head to Dallas, where they are expected to play their preseason finale, which had been scheduled to be played in ...
These were the sort of games United repeatedly failed to win last season, which is why they spent £75million on Lukaku. The Frenchman was impressive off the bench against West Ham and Swansea but was below-par against the Foxes, offering little.
Javier Hernandez , who scored twice in the 3-2 loss at Southampton, came closest to an equaliser before Clark and Mitrovic made the most of some awful defending to put the result beyond doubt. They were chanting his name from the off and it appeared to inspire those on the pitch. Newcastle had only 37% possession in the match, but had eight shots on target compared to three from West Ham , according to BBC Sport .
The Australian skipper however shot down the suggestion and pointed to the fact none of the present Bangladesh players have faced Australia before in Test cricket . Whatever the strengths they have, Australia are always tough opposition. Australia's contract dispute is over and they will get back to cricketing business on Sunday when they face Bangladesh in the first Test in Mirpur.
As Barrows pointed out, third-year linebacker Eli Harold has been battling Brooks for a starting spot on the roster. Brooks also carried a $6.1-million cap hit into the season. It's a philosophy that Shanahan figures to extend to every roster decision the Niners make when they trim from 90 players to 53 at the end of the preseason.
Arsenal are coming off of a tough loss against Stoke City , while Liverpool drew 3-3 with Watford to open the season. After winning their first game against Leicester, Arsenal lost to Stoke last week and that has once again started to increase the pressure on Arsene Wenger to take his team towards a Premier League title fight.
Iborra was sent for a scan and has not trained since but Shakespeare is looking for the 29-year-old to make progress in the two-week break from Premier League action that follows Leicester's game at Manchester United on Saturday evening.
Both sides have reportedly resumed talks on how to move past this latest development with Thomas, knowing the fallout from this deal not getting done will be significant for both teams. boy, that would be something. Without revisions to the original trade agreement, the Cavaliers could threaten to veto the trade, league sources said.
We'll see where we're at after the first rest day. "It was a tough stage and a lot of people spent a lot of energy". After a small group of breakaway riders trickled across the line, Froome stuck to the wheel of Alberto Contador as the two traded attacks along with Esteban Chaves.
So it's not so easy to follow all the statistical stories you hear, but either way it's easy to be caught up in the joy of watching Hoskins. unless, perhaps, you're a guy like Tommy Joseph , still the man most likely to be moved in order to create a permanent position for Rhys.
In doing so, he became the first player to pass 350 goals in La Liga. Leo Messi passed another landmark as he scored the goals which gave FC Barcelona a 2-0 win away to Alaves on Saturday night. From the resulting penalty Pacheco made an excellent save at full stretch to push Messi's attempt round the post. Messi could even have had a hattrick as he saw another effort from the edge of the box hit the bar.
This is the first time in Edelman's career he will miss a full season due to injury, and it comes months after he signed a two-year, $11 million extension with the Patriots through the 2019 season. They'll open the regular season one week later against the Kansas City Chiefs at Gillette Stadium. Edelman has caught 356 passes for 3,826 yards and 20 touchdowns in that span.
Over the years, Julian Edelman has played a major role on offense for the New England Patriots by becoming one of the most reliable targets for Tom Brady , but the team will have to adjust to playing this season without their beloved wideout.
According to ESPN , Edelman leads the National Football League in receptions, targets and first down receptions in the playoffs since his rookie season in 2009. If you go back to the 2016 season, Amendola played in less than 25 percent of the offensive snaps and hasn't been near Edelman-level production since he was with St.
Thomas Partey completed the rout after the home side's striker Jonathan Viera had a penalty saved by Jan Oblak. It was one of two scares in an otherwise comfortable win for Barca and Valverde praised his side for a professional display in defiance of the gloomy atmosphere around the team following Neymar's departure.
Johnson, still ranked No. 1 in the world, has just one top 10 since injuring himself before the Masters. "I'm just hitting it really well", Johnson said. "I moved closer to the ball and the ball-striking was wonderful today". He did well to make bogey from both spots and had to settle for a 69. Casey, who has enjoyed a steady season on the PGA Tour without winning a title, carded a four-under 66 while Reed, who is also chasing a maiden PGA Tour win this year, matched the score in a ...