She made the women's final for the first time in 10 tries. The fourth-seeded Federer fought off two match points before beating No. 10 Tomas Berdych 6-2, 3-6, 7-6 (6) in a quarterfinal matchup. "It's definitely special", Wozniacki said post-match. "I've won a lot of matches this year". "Obviously I think I could have done a bit more this year but then again I have never had a start to a season like this".
We had to prove we're a much better team than previous year", said Victoria Vivians, who led the Bulldogs with 19 points. "I'm a little disappointed, but I think it kind of had to happen at some point", said Jennifer Casparino, a freshman from Newington.
But I think we'll be all right once the ball goes up", Pinson said. They were ranked #5 in the preseason top 25. The Ducks are the No. 3 seed from the tournament's Midwest region, and the Heels are the No. OR is third at 325% and North Carolina last at 110%. That's not an issue. It isn't as if North Carolina is a small program that only rarely visits the Final Four or has a chance for a title.
The tourists eventually reached 204 for six at stumps on the fifth and final day, after the hosts made a mammoth 603 for nine declared in their first innings. But Steven Smith played his captain's innings. The visitors finally ended the day on 204/6. "If you are playing against number two side, you expect they'd also fight back, and won't give away their wickets".
Chris Smalling, Phil Jones and Paul Pogba have all picked up injuries in recent weeks while Wayne Rooney remains a fitness doubt. A United statement read: "Juan has had surgery for a groin injury". "That's the way we have to think, we can not be here crying or speaking about the players that are not available to play", the Portuguese said. "I think clearly the two English boys they are long-term injuries and Pogba I have no idea".
Hamilton said such respect was mutual, and that it was an honour to potentially square off against the four-time champion for silverware this year. Rosberg's departure from the sport made room for Valtteri Bottas at Mercedes - and the Finn had to settle for third place on the podium in Melbourne .
The Cavs shot 4-of-26 from 3-point range, scored a season-low 74 points, and were again blitzed in transition. The Cavaliers do not need the top seed in the East in order to enter the playoffs as the favorite to reach the Finals. If the Cavs decide to show up for the second half we will get this one a full recap, but the game is functionally over right now. I realize the Celtics have three, long games before Cleveland comes to town next Wednesday night.
The Cavaliers made their first 10 3-pointers and started by hitting 22 of 25 shots for a 60-33 lead early in the second quarter. "They were great and we were awful", Detroit coach Stan Van Gundy. With the Cavs beginning a stretch of eight games in 14 days, Lue also chose to rest James instead of forcing him to play without his full supporting cast.
The newspaper says that United have been encouraged that a deal with the striker could be agreed following talks with intermediaries and with few clubs able to afford Griezmann's transfer fee, Old Trafford is the French international's most likely destination if he decides to leave Atletico.
Everything like rain, bad weather. Lukaku would be a ready-made replacement for Zlatan Ibrahimovic and fits into Jose Mourinho's style of playing to a target man. "It's very important and the board knows that but I also know that in this moment the market is very hard, so I'm not a silly manager to say I give the names and you have to give me the players", Mournho said.
On April 1, we will find out the final two teams who will advance on to play for the NCAA championship. While the men's team is focused on Gonzaga and the program's first appearance in the Final Four , the guys won't be forgetting about their female counterparts in Dallas.
SC forced 16 turnovers, nine of them in the second half, in a defensive performance that was typical for a Gamecocks team known for their aggression and physicality. The 'Zags have the nation's most efficient defense, per KenPom (South Carolina's is No. 2), and have the type of balance and depth offensively that coaches salivate over.
With Chelsea on Wednesday next facing Manchester City, who now lie fourth on 57 points and who first face Arsenal on Sunday, the Blues' defeat gives a markedly different feel to the title race. Winning the Europa League may offer United its best chance of a Champions League return after this latest setback at home. "There are 10 games to go and our opponents don't want to accept that Chelsea are champions", the 47-year-old Italian added .
Ryan Newman won his first NASCAR race since 2013 when he took the checkered flag Sunday at the Monster Energy Series' Camping World 500 in Phoenix. We just kind of bided our time and got up to the front when we did and then had a little miscue there on pit road with Kurt (Busch ).
Atletico won the match 2-0, with Filipe Luis scoring the other goal. "What pleased me the most was the bravery and defiance we showed against the difficulties we faced", Atletico coach Simeone told reporters. Espanyol are ninth in the standings, one point back from Eibar , after leaving it late to beat Real Betis 2-1 on Friday, Javi Fuego hitting the equaliser in the 88th minute and then veteran Jose Antonio Reyes providing the victor in the 90th.
The Raiders could move as early as next season, with UNLV's Sam Boyd Stadium, a 35,000-seat facility an option. But with the franchise slated to move on to Vegas no later than 2020, coach Jack Del Rio said he thinks the dedicated fan base will travel too.
United have sent scouts to regularly watch Sidibe and Mendy this season, with the pair also impressing in the Champions League victory over Manchester City. Everton were not the only side to lose two players to injury over the recent worldwide break. West Brom have exceeded expectations this campaign and head to Old Trafford eighth in the Premier League table, still with an outside chance of securing European football for next season.
We still didn't do it enough but when it counted, we got the ball to the weak side'". Ish Smith added a season-best 21 points - including the go-ahead 3-pointer with 28.5 seconds left - and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope 12. "The other guys, because they've been struggling a little bit more and little longer, every miss and every turnover takes another little piece of their heart and soul".
Men's basketball isn't the first thing that comes to mind when most people think of SC athletics. Williams-Goss, meanwhile, has been in a shooting slump during the tournament, combining to shoot 19-for-61 from the field (31.1 percent) in his last four games.
The 28-year-old, who has scored 22 goals for Arsenal this season - 18 of them in the Premier League - was speaking in Santiago, at the launch of Huawei's latest mobile phone; a brand for which he is an ambassador. "It is a price to pay when you are a big player, sometimes you are unfairly treated", Wenger said of Ozil ahead of the crucial clash with City. Arsenal superstar Alexis Sanchez caused a stir overnight after revealing he would like to stay in London, but play for a winning ...
Mata's news follows that of "long term" injuries as Mourinho termed it to both England worldwide defenders Chris Smalling (calf) and Phil Jones (toe). Matt Phillips continues to struggle with a hamstring injury and is likely to remain on the sidelines. West Brom manager Tony Pulis: "I thought we were really resilient and well set-up in lots of respects".
Liverpool have the kindest run-in of any team in the top six, but that may not necessarily be a good thing. "I promise you, 100 per cent", Guardiola said ahead of Sunday's clash at Arsenal. Wenger revealed after the 3-1 loss at West Brom before the global break that he had made up his mind whether he will stay or go - but has still to reveal his decision.
Hazard is under contract until June 2020. Chelsea captain John Terry, who has not made a Premier League start since September, is out of contract this summer. And the Italian , whose own future has been subject of speculation amid rumours of interest from Inter Milan, believes this is just the start of a new era at Stamford Bridge.
The game Tuesday is the finale of the season series. The Raps need not look far for company on the wrong end of a lengthy head to head losing streak. Today Toronto has the day off, tomorrow they will be aiming for their fourth win in a row, and to cut the Wizards lead. The other concern for Raptor fans is Ibaka's wrist.
In every game in England, anything can happen. Chelsea's defeat and Spurs' 2-0 win at Burnley, means the gap at the top of the ladder is now seven points with nine games remaining for the top two. Liverpool already has attacking midfielder Adam Lallana out injured. But former United midfielder Darren Fletcher nearly snatched victory for West Brom with a shot that David de Gea pushed against the bar.
But these things happen in your career. Kohli took the post-match news conference by surprise when he announced that his off-the-field friendship with the Australian cricketers was over. 1 team in the world", captain Virat Kohli said. "India deserve a lot of credit for fighting back after they were handsomely beaten in Pune". I have sort of been very intense in my own little bubble and at times I have let my emotions and actions just falter a little bit throughout this series and I ...
However, the lead lasted just two minutes and 57 seconds before Coutinho beat two players and curled a shot into the top corner, and he then set up substitute Divock Origi - on for the injured Mane - to power in Liverpool's third. We came back after an unlucky goal between the legs. Sadio Mane, who scored a last-minute victor at Goodison Park in the reverse fixture, struck early on with his 13th Premier League goal of the season.
No one would have reasonably expected the Warriors to become a better defensive team when Kevin Durant went down with a knee injury, but that's exactly what's happened. The Warriors will need every bit of magic Durant, Steph Curry, Draymond Green and Klay Thompson can pull out to overcome a unsafe Western Conference and possibly face the Cavaliers in a finals rubber match.
This year's NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament welcomes five teams making their first-time appearance, including Northwestern University and the University of California, Davis. 11 seeds Providence vs. If you pay attention to things like that, it can help sway a late decision. Different methods are chosen from studying which teams are playing their best entering the tournament, versus more unconventional methods of choosing which team's uniform colors or design the picker likes ...
Peter Handscomb and Shaun Marsh showed world-class batting skills on a hard pitch to save the day for Australia in Ranchi on Monday, making to make the fourth and final Test in Dharamasala a series-decider. Smith was all praise for Handscomb. He added, "If we can go out and just go with those same plans that we've had in the previous three Tests then hopefully it looks after itself and potentially create our own little bit of history".
They need to beat the Panthers. Suddenly unlucky? One of the driving factors behind Toronto's success this season is how fortunate they've been when it comes to injuries. With thousands of Toronto fans invading KeyBank Center, Jack Eichel and the Sabres skated away with a 5-2 victory over their border rivals. Lightning struck twice for Eichel who netted his 23rd of the season later in the second period.
The North Carolina Tar Heels are playing the Oregon Ducks in the Final Four on Saturday night. COACHING EXPERIENCE: This is North Carolina coach Roy Williams' ninth Final Four , six more than the other three coaches combined. "The biggest thing was doing it for ourselves", junior guard Joel Berry II said of reaching this year's Final Four . OR coach Dana Altman has continually asked guards Tyler Dorsey and Dylan Ennis to be better about running toward the rim on defense to ...
My commitment will be exactly the same. This is only the second time in Premier League history that Arsenal have been outside the top five in April. "I think, if I created something, it is stability". So, if you could tell us, we'll put out a statement, asking the fans to get behind the club. It wasn't my club, I didn't own it, but I had that authority.
Also in the details, the Raiders commit only to playing in Oakland for 2017, adding that season ticket members and Las Vegas deposit holders will receive information on future seasons as it becomes available. "The NFL is more than a business", the mayor wrote. It is uncertain where they will play in 2019. Raiders owner Mark Davis needed at least 24 of 32 votes, and after several hours of meetings and presentations Monday at the National Football League annual meetings at the Arizona ...
For Mirotic, it was his second straight game with 28 points and six treys. James led Cleveland with 26 points, 10 rebounds and eight assists while Kyrie Irving added 20 for the Cavaliers , who were without forwards Kyle Korver and Richard Jefferson due to sore left knees.