by | November 03, 2018 | 09:10

That was after he won the Swiss Indoors in his hometown of Basel last week for his 99th career singles title. Nishikori hit back in the same game to hold a break point - but Federer made a decision to break out the serve-and-volley. "It was a big challenge", Djokovic said. "I'm still struggling. It's kind of a flu". But now you see much more guys with extreme grips, and I think the string has definitely helped those guys because that before wasn't possible to come through a shot that was ...

by | November 03, 2018 | 06:41

Malik Monk and Kemba Walker led the Hornets with 21 points apiece. They set a franchise-record with 24 makes from downtown in their 117-113 victory over the previously unbeaten Milwaukee Bucks , easily surpassing the previous record of 19.

by | November 03, 2018 | 06:42

Having exorcized a couple of demons with its last two wins against Wisconsin and Michigan State, Jim Harbaugh and the Wolverines have another shot to silence the doubters against Penn State , all while boosting their resume in the process.

by | November 03, 2018 | 06:38

He has managed nine victories per season in each of 2017 and '18, which would take him to 89 by the end of 2018 on top of whatever he does in the final two races of this campaign. "Also this year people realise that, OK, you can have a fast vehicle but you've got to be able to perform week in and week out". No doubt the Mercedes auto was strong throughout the year, but so were the Ferraris and many at times the Red Bulls as well.

by | November 03, 2018 | 05:57

Every time we go on a losing streak, these stories are going to be out there. Through eight regular-season games, the Lakers have accumulated just a 3-5 record. Details of the meeting, first reported by ESPN on Friday morning, were revealing but far from surprising. "I think Luke's trying to figure out what works best", James said.

by | November 03, 2018 | 03:46

For me Cahill is important on and off the pitch as captain'. "As we have seen in the last matches the captain is Cahill, and if Cahill is not on the pitch, the captain is Azpilicueta, like at Burnley", Sarri said. "It depends on him", he said. Hazard, the league's joint-top goalscorer this season with seven goals, has missed the last three matches with a back injury.

by | November 03, 2018 | 03:01

It is two and a half years since Tuilagi played for England and you have to go back two more years... Manu Tuilagi is named on the bench having last played for England against Wales in the 2016 Six Nations. So, the major news today is that Manu Tuilagi will have to wait for his England return. "We've become very well organised in our set piece and have done a lot of good work in Portugal over the last week".

by | November 03, 2018 | 02:54

Patterson, who formerly played for the Atlanta Hawks, often features his dog on social media. But Kobe was kept in quarantine and will be deported back to the US, Australia's agriculture department says. Actors Johnny Depp and Amber Heard famously fell afoul of Australian quarantine laws in 2015 when they smuggled their dogs, Pistol and Boo, into the country.

by | November 03, 2018 | 02:44

Also Friday, the Dodgers made $17.9 million qualifying offers to two of their other free agents: pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu and catcher Yasmani Grandal. Left-hander Clayton Kershaw will remain with the Los Angeles Dodgers . But he remains the face of the franchise and his dedicated work habits have filtered down to the younger pitchers on the staff. According to president of baseball operations Andrew Friedman, the talks with Kershaw's camp are "ongoingly pleasant".

by | November 03, 2018 | 01:55

The move was popularized by former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick , who first kneeled during "The Star-Spangled Banner" in the third preseason game in the 2016 season in a bid to shed light to what he called was racial injustice in the United States, and police killings of African-Americans.

by | November 03, 2018 | 01:01

Luis Figo is one of a few players who can boast of having played with Ronaldo and Cristiano Ronaldo . "With Messi, I learned every day, whether during our practice, or playing with him, or just watching him play". "These two moments are important to me - believing in this comeback". For Di Maria's teammate Neymar, the situation is a little different. Among the trophies he helped them win was the Champions League on four occasions, including in each of the last three seasons.

by | November 03, 2018 | 00:38

After less than three years, he agreed to support Hamilton's passage through the junior formulae en route to his F1 debut with his team in 2007. Although he might consider his inaugural win at Canada in the previous race as a bigger milestone, the United States GP at Indianapolis could be Hamilton's most impressive victory in his rookie year.

by | November 02, 2018 | 21:21

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino feels they are "so close" to winning trophies but called for patience as he reiterated his commitment to the club. Gary Neville and Jamie Carragher went head to head over Tottenham's spending following their 1-0 defeat to Manchester City on Monday Night Football.

by | November 02, 2018 | 20:58

Bolt debuted for the Mariners over two months ago and in his second trial match scored twice. Bolt made his professional football debut for the Mariners when coming on as a substitute in a friendly game against a local Central Coast select team on August 31.

by | November 02, 2018 | 19:56

The 49ers officially have a quarterback controversy. Mullens performed so well that he even got his Twitter account verified during the game. None of the football players took a knee at this game where the Niners beat the Raiders 34 to 3, and fights ending up breaking out in the stands at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif.

by | November 02, 2018 | 19:55

For Nadal, it is the second straight year he has withdrawn from the Paris indoor tournament and he is not sure if he will play at the season-ending ATP Finals in London, starting November 11. When asked about the London finals he added: "I am very sorry but I can not answer you". Khachanov booked a quarterfinal encounter with No 4 seed Alexander Zverev , who got past Diego Schwartzman 6-4, 6-2.

by | November 02, 2018 | 17:42

Chris Fedor of also sheds some light on the discussions the team is having internally about a potential deal for Smith and if he formally came to request a trade. "Fortunately I got a great crew of people, former teammates, teammates, former coaches, lot of people in my ear that's helped me to go through this process".

by | November 02, 2018 | 16:54

Having assessed his knee, City's medical staff have revealed the damage is serious enough to keep De Bruyne out for around a month and possibly up to six weeks. But his agent, and him, finally decides. It was the only sour moment on a comfortable night for City as they eased into the quarterfinals of the Carabao Cup.

by | November 02, 2018 | 14:43

Following months of negotiations, Arsenal inexplicably made a decision to withdraw their contract offer. "I hope that someone comes and explains to us why the option to renew has not been put on the table", he said. Those two back-up players have since left the club and Ramsey would command a much bigger salary. Ramsey could command a larger signing-on fee in the summer, while other clubs are not expected to put in large bids just six months earlier.

by | November 02, 2018 | 09:45

As for Lewis, Cormier says he respects him as a fighter - but at the end of the day, he's gonna beat Derrick's ass. All meals will be on the house at the Popeyes in Cypress, Texas on Sunday afternoon if "The Black Beast" defeats UFC heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier .