Even that could be avoided if she reaches the semi-finals in Rome , which would take her to a ranking of around 100 and get her directly into the main event. Only 24 players have earned 600 or more wins. Sam Querrey upset French 11th seed Lucas Pouille 7-6 (8/6), 7-6 (10/8). Sharapova was down a break on three different occasions in the first set but eventually made the necessary adjustments and cruised through the second set to improve her lifetime record to 5-0 against McHale.
Inter Milan's forgettable campaign continued with a 2-1 home defeat by Sassuolo, during which some of the home fans walked out in protest. The loss left Inter eighth and likely out of the Europa League places. After all those months of rumors, ahead of their game on Sunday, Inter director Piero Ausilio has finally admitted that things aren't exactly looking rosy in the search for a new head coach.
World number two Rory McIlroy will have an MRI test on his troublesome back in Belfast on Tuesday (NZT) in an effort to identify the cause of his discomfort, he said on Saturday (NZT). "So it might just be a flare-up of what happened previously and I just need to rest for a few days and it might be ok. I feel like I can distinguish what the difference is between the two, so it's about making sure there's no spasm and it doesn't really tighten up around the joint".
Liverpool's 4-0 victory over West Ham this weekend meant the Gunners are now relying on Jurgen Klopp's side slipping up at home to Middlesbrough on the final day of the season. Arsenal are presently find themselves three points adrift of fourth-placed Manchester City and four behind Liverpool , who have played a game fewer.
After qualifying for the PGA Tour at just 17, he won his first tournament past year in North Carolina at the Windham Championship. Kim won the Championship. It will be interesting to see if Kim can build from this success, winning more tournaments this year, or competing in majors. Si Woo Kim is now the youngest player to ever win The Players Championship.
Jenkins-Hernandez says that her conversations with Aaron Hernandez prior to his death were "completely normal", and and that he said nothing to lead her to believe he was depressed, let alone committing suicide. It puts me in a place where I feel he may have been then if that's the case". Jenkins-Hernandez also said Hernandez typically signed his letters with "Your Soulmate".
Paris: Rafael Nadal's climb one place to fourth in the world on the strength of his Madrid Masters win was confirmed in the latest ATP rankings released Monday. Nadal also tied Novak Djokovic in winning 30 ATP Tour Masters 1000 series. "I unfortunately lost in Australia, but mentally I felt better and better as time went by", Djokovic said.
Fernando Alonso saw the chequered flag and nearly immediately jumped on a private jet after his home Spanish grand prix late on Sunday. Alonso has finished only one in four races so far this season, with McLaren yet to score a point, and he failed to start in Russian Federation two weeks ago when the vehicle halted on the formation lap.
For Boston, scoring in transition is useful; for Washington , it is essential. Three different players recorded at least five assists. WASHINGTON (AP) - Isaiah Thomas' Boston Celtics and John Wall's Washington Wizards have built something of a rivalry this season, going back and forth, trading wins on the court and barbs off it, from the "Funeral Game" in January to the lost tooth and ejection of their current playoff series .
Alvarez was rarely tested against Chavez Jr and Golovkin does not see him as a serious threat to his crown. A confident Canelo didn't bother to sit in his corner after the seventh round of a fight that wasn't almost as competitive as hoped.
Chelsea's triumph saw Conte become the fourth Italian to win the Premier League, following in the footsteps of Roberto Mancini, Carlo Ancelotti and Ranieri, who stunned the sporting world when he sensationally guided Leicester City to the title last season before being sacked in February.
Isaiah Thomas led the team in scoring with 19 points, Terry Rozier, added 16 points, Kelly Olynyk had 14 points while Al Horford chipped in with 11 points. Oubre received a flagrant 2 foul, was ejected from the game and suspended for game 4. "So the audience you're going after, you have already made dislike you".
Tottenham will need to get over the disappointment of Chelsea wrapping up the title swiftly if they are to secure the runners-up spot this season. But I have to play them mixed. Their only win came at the expense of CSKA Moscow in their final Champions League game of the season whilst they drew with Gent in the Europa League.
Hopefully closer but I don't think we can expect to come out and win. "Obviously Ferrari and Mercedes have been better than us so far, but we've tried to keep the damage within limits". Mercedes was first and second in both Barcelona Friday sessions, with Ferrari a second off in the morning and closing to within half a second later on.
The heated series when the Boston Red Sox hosted the Baltimore Orioles this week caused a stir in the baseball world. Two days after Machado's questionable slide, Red Sox reliever Matt Barnes threw a 90-mph pitch behind Machado's head. Andrew Benintendi teased a game-changing grand slam with two outs in the Red Sox's seventh, but his deep fly ball to right field was tracked down by defensive replacement Joey Rickard.
The Gunners are now one point above Manchester United and three behind Manchester City in fourth. Asked by Standard Sport whether hiring a plane to trail a banner against the manager was reflective of the values of Arsenal , Wenger said: "I want to focus on football".
The Italian became the fourth manager - after Jose Mourinho, Carlo Ancelotti and Manuel Pellegrini - to win the Premier League in his first season in English soccer, and he was thrown in the air by his celebrating players in joyous scenes after the final whistle.
The Wizards led by as many as 26 and outscored the Celtics (237-191) in the two games in D.C. Washington had no answer to Isaiah Thomas' explosive scoring early in the series, as he totaled 86 points and attempted 56 field goals during Games 1 and 2.
Neville believes Mourinho smiling and laughing during post-match interviews, showed that his focus was probably on next Thursday's Europa League semi-final second leg against Celta Vigo at Old Trafford. The in-demand England worldwide has interest from other big clubs, who will make him a defensive mainstay. Asked for his opinion on the matter, Gilberto said: "I want him to stay".
Playing for the first time since he won his first major in the Masters, Garcia, who was 4-over par after his first six holes in Thursday's first round, shot a 5-under-par 67 to move onto the first page of the leaderboard. "That's just what we play for is trying to win in majors and world events and big events like The Players", Oosthuizen said. He basked in the afterglow of the Masters earlier in the week, receiving hearty congratulations from his peers, hearty cheers from the spectators.