If I had felt that my back was going to get worse every match , I probably wouldn't have played. Federer , who won Wimbledon last month without dropping a set, dropped serve in the opening game after three successive unforced errors and created only one break point in the first set, which Tiafoe won with something to spare.
Over at the troubled McLaren-Honda end of the pit lane, hopes for the weekend are mixed, with the weekend written off for Fernando Alonso as a time to take engine penalties , but chalked up as an opportunity by Stoffel Vandoorne. "We had it planned", said Alonso of giving Vandoorne a tow. We have everything. We just miss to be more competitive, which is the most important thing.
Los Angeles also announced a trade for Justin Upton from the Detroit Tigers earlier Thursday. They're only 2 1/2 games back of the Yankees for the first wild card spot. Phillips will make $14 million this season, though the Reds are paying $13 million of that, so the financial commitment for the Angels is minimal.
Wilson joined Cherries for an initial fee of £1.5million from Stoke 12 months ago. He began his career with Portsmouth, breaking into the senior side following loan spells with Yeovil, Bournemouth and Luton. It is understood that the 30-year-old is free to leave Bournemouth on transfer deadline day, and according to The Times , West Brom want to re-sign the Republic of Ireland worldwide on a permanent deal.
The match was Federer's first since losing the Montreal final to Alexander Zverev almost three weeks ago. The World No.1 and two-time US Open champion took his first round record at the season's concluding Grand Slam to 13-0 with a 7-6 (8/6), 6-2, 6-2 win over Serbia's Dusan Lajovic.
As if the Faroe Islands weren't already aware of the task ahead of them, their challenge became all the more hard after they leaked an early opener thanks to a piece of signature Ronaldo brilliance. Ronaldo opened the scoring with a sublime scissor-kick before adding a second from the penalty spot, although Rogvi Baldvinsson gave Portugal a scare when he halved the deficit with a close-range volley.
About 9,000 evacuees were staying at Houston's George R Brown Convention Centre and Mayor Turner said his office had asked the Federal Emergency Management Agency for assets to allow the city to shelter another 10,000 people . And the record breaking number is expected to climb as Harvey continues to plague Texas and its people. From her home in a northeast Houston suburb, Anike Allen has seen neighbors being airlifted as she slowly runs out of food.
Barca have other ideas and it would be no surprise if they return with a blockbuster offer after already failing with a bid of over £100 million. Chelsea are on offer at 22/1 to keep Sanchez in London and the forward is 6/4 to remain at the Emirates Stadium.
Manchester United will begin their much-anticipated Champions League campaign at Old Trafford in the first midweek after the global break - sandwiched between a hard trip to the Bet365 stadium and a home game against Wayne Rooney's Everton.
The #Houston Texans inked their star receiver to a massive contract extension on Thursday. In his four-year career, the 2015 Pro Bowler has averaged 79 catches, 1,122 yards, and six touchdowns per season. Hopkins is coming off a down year, which is no indictment on the 25-year-old's talent but falls more on the shoulders of the horrendous quarterback play in Houston in 2016.
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Alexis Sanchez are the most likely to depart, with England global Oxlade-Chamberlain on the brink of a move to Liverpool and Manchester City expected to continue to test the Gunners' resolve with Sanchez. The potential swap is just absolutely ludicrous, and it's a ridiculous thought that Manchester City would be willing to part with Sterling. Sterling, of course, was sent off last weekend after he scored a 97th minute victor for Man City at Bournemouth.
However, there is little certainty or clarity when it comes to the question of whether a fee can be agreed. Asked where he would be going once the current worldwide get together was over, Lemar added that he would be Monaco bound. As for Arsenal, the failure to land Lemar means that Alexis Sanchez will miss out on his prefered move to Man City. Manchester City have made a second improved bid for the Chilean in the region of £60 million which the Gunners could well accept.
Roger Federer survived a five-set battle to defeat American teenager Frances Tiafoe and reach the US Open second round Tuesday, keeping his bid for a record sixth NY title alive. Thanks to the retractable roof over Arthur Ashe Stadium Federer will have a day of rest before playing again on Thursday. "I think we both enjoyed ourselves out here".
Coutinho is now with the Brazilian national squad before upcoming 2018 World Cup qualifiers with Ecuador and Colombia. On Tuesday night, Liverpool CEO Peter Moore also reacted to claims that Coutinho to Barcelona is done. An angry Liverpool fan called out the Liverpool director on social media, but Moore hit back. Barcelona's determination to get Coutinho, coupled with the 25 hours' difference between the Premier League and La Liga transfer windows, means that Klopp may be in for a ...
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But the last of their official game the Brazilians played against the Australian team on June 13, which won 0: 4. Aside from the PSG quartet, the team managed by Tite is oozing with talent. Colombia then welcome manager Tite's side on September 5. Ecuador is sitting just out of the qualification zone now in sixth with 20 points after 14 games.
This is the first match that Uganda is bold ready to face Egypt and to mark their first victory against Egypt . The last head to head match between these two teams was played in the January month of this year which was won by Egypt at their home in African Nations Cup.
The 2017 Vuelta was the debut Grand Tour for the up-and-coming Aqua Blue team, who received a wildcard into the event. With big names like Team Sky and four-time Tour de France victor Chris Froome in the mix, Aqua Blue Sport is having trouble making headway on the leader board, but on Thursday Aqua Blue Sport rider Peter Koning finished in 11th place in the stage.
It is the opportunity of a lifetime. "I am very excited about the opportunity to play for this big club", he said. He is very talented having already been capped eight times for the Croatia national team and could do well under Ronald Koeman as the manager has developed a reputation for being excellent in terms of working with youngsters.
Lemar, who has been tracked by Liverpool and Arsenal in the close season, scored two goals after Antoine Griezmann 's first-half strike, the first of them a peach of a volley from the edge of the area. "Maybe in the first half we resisted a little bit, but overall we didn't play well and France largely deserved to win". Sweden and France both have 13 points and Bulgaria , which takes on Sweden tonight, is one point behind Oranje on 9.
The Detroit Lions drafted Laken Tomlinson in the first round in 2015 hoping he'd be the solution to a struggling offensive line. Tomlinson started 24 of 32 games for the Lions in his two seasons in Detroit after being considered one of the best guards in his class.
Memorial Stadium has been a fun place for Ohio State . The Florida Gators , Mississippi State Bulldogs and Texas A&M Aggies are also sporting helmet decals to raise awareness for the victims of the storm. "If you told us we had to wait another two weeks to play, we'd go insane around here", Ohio State quarterback and fifth-year senior J.T. Barrett said.
But Mirror Sport understands there has now been direct contact between the clubs and City have made the shock offer involving Sterling. Arsenal were thought to be open to a cash deal that also included Sterling moving to north London as a makeweight, but Sky Sports News understand City are not considering such an option.
On Thursday, Lesley Goldberg and Marisa Guthrie of the Hollywood Reporter noted Rose is no longer scheduled to take part in Fox Sports' coverage of the Major League Baseball playoffs as originally planned. At the time, Rose was 34 years old and married with two children. The decision to sever ties with Rose comes as 21st Century Fox has been rocked by systemic harassment allegations at Fox News that have resulted in millions of dollars in settlements.
While some players continue to question Sharapova, the Russian has received strong crowd support in both her matches, with the stands packed. The Spaniard is in an incredible six-way battle for the women's number one ranking - down from eight when the tournament got underway after Johanna Konta and Caroline Wozniacki fell.