Kerber, Raonic make it through in straight sets at Wimbledon
Kerber, Raonic make it through in straight sets at Wimbledon
Andy Murray playing against Novak Djokovic at the 2016 French Open
05 July, 2017, 00:24
"It was great to be back on Centre Court. But I believe that more players clearly would finish their matches", said Federer who is bidding for a record eighth Wimbledon title. Of course you never like to end a match this way. I feel for the crowd. "They're there to watch good tennis, proper tennis".
Former top-10 player Ernests Gulbis has won a match for the first time in more than a year.
"If I win, I have a day off, maybe I will feel better on Thursday".
Of course, I would love to win every single tennis match I play in, but I don't try to take that as a very essential moment in my life, which determines my happiness. "Now we'll see how far I can go".
Djokovic was leading Martin Klizan 6-3 2-0 when the Slovakian succumbed to a calf injury before Alexandr Dolgopolov pulled the plug in his first-round match at 6-3 3-0 down to Federer.
While tournament favourites Murray and Nadal cruised through to the second round, Wawrinka became the first big upset of the tournament, crashing out at the hands of 6-4, 3-6, 6-4, 6-1 at the hands of Russian Daniil Medvedev.
"If they did, I think it's okay that they walk on court".
The Swiss great, who claimed Grand Slam No 18 after a gap of nearly five years at the Australian Open earlier this year, faces Ukrainian Alexandr Dolgopolov in the third match on Centre Court hoping to win his first title at the All England Club since 2012. Her 36 wins in 2017 is already five more than she managed in the total of 2016.
Last year's runners-up were up first on the main showcourts at Wimbledon on Tuesday, and both came through in straight sets.
The German has failed to maintain that form this season and her poor run culminated in an embarrassing French Open first round loss to Ekaterina Makarova last month. It's a different approach, but I'm still here and I'm still motivated, I still keep on going. On No. 1 Court, Milos Raonic defeated Jan-Lennard Struff of Germany 7-6 (5), 6-4, 7-6 (4).
Juan Martin del Potro overcame a battling Thanasi Kokkinakis to seal a 6-3 3-6 7-6 (7-2) 6-4 victory and reach the second round.
Bernard Tomic claimed he was "bored" during his 6-4 6-3 6-4 first-round exit to Mischa Zverev. The Umpire hastily declares "Game-Set-Match Federer", before taking his jacket off and rushing to another court to play the brilliant shots he just saw Roger making.
Toronto has a lot of questions heading into the 2017-18 season, and they could regret not breaking up the team in this offseason. Free agent guard Kyle Lowry announced that he will be staying with the Toronto Raptors in an essay on The Players Tribune .
Abu Dhabi-based Etihad on Sunday night said US-bound passengers can now take electronics on board its aircraft. On landing in the USA , travellers arrive as a domestic passenger with no need for immigration checks again.
This represents a dividend yield of 1.17%. 993.29 million shares or 0.55% less from 998.81 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. After $0.94 actual EPS reported by PepsiCo, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 48.94% EPS growth.
A judge has ruled that Florida's lawmakers overstepped their authority in updating the state's " Stand Your Ground " ruling . The original law began in 2005 has been highly scrutinized by those on both sides of the issue over the last dozen years.
Many political campaigns, for instance, obtain such information for purposes of advertising and door-knocking. However, some of the nation's most populous states, including California and NY , are refusing to comply.
Since joining the Canadiens in the 2007-08 regular season, Price has recorded a wins-loss record of 270-175-55 in 509 games. It is also $2 million per year higher than the next highest paid goalie ( New York Rangers starter Henrik Lundqvist ).
To get his way, Christie had threatened to use his line-item veto power to cut Democratic spending initiatives from the budget. Paul LePage, both Republicans, signed orders to shut down their respective state governments.
Activists have renewed calls for his release after he was sent to hospital for cancer treatment, under police custody. Protesters waved placards denouncing Hong Kong and Beijing leaders and banners in support of a wide range of causes.
Sabonis was acquired in the same trade as Oladipo and averaged 5.9 points and 3.6 rebounds in 81 games as a rookie last season. Many are wondering did the Pacers get enough in return for Paul George , and was this the best they could've done.
But some automakers are having to raise discounts and sell more vehicles to rental auto companies to keep their sales numbers up. Finally, ValuEngine cut Ford Motor Company from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Saturday, June 17th.
Zhang , a 26-year-old visiting scholar from China, was reported missing from the University of IL at Urbana-Champaign on June 9. She and the driver speak for a period of time before she gets in the auto , which drives away heading north on Goodwin.
Kings agree to deals with G Hill, F Randolph
He also dished out 4.2 assists per game and shot 47.7 percent from the floor and 40.3 percent from 3-point range. His veteran presence should help an otherwise young Kings squad improve leaps and bounds in 2017-18.
Samsung's Is Developing A Smart Speaker With Bixby Built In
The report also states that the Bixby-powered smart speaker - codenamed " Vega " - has yet to finesse most of its feature set. It has come to the news that Bixby is stumbling with grammatical issues and nuances of the English language.
Driver error ends with auto in country club pool
The 73-year-old woman had had driven her Lincoln MKX up the embankment, over the fence and landed in the pool. The accident happened at the Cheyenne Mountain Resort country club in Colorado Springs on Monday morning.
Stevie Ryan Dies: YouTube & VH1 Star Was 33
Some of Ryan's most viral videos included her parody of Selena Gomez's "Congratulations to Me" MTV 2011 promo commercial and her video advising victims of sex abuse to seek help.
Michael Keane to double his wages at Everton
Everton signed Sandro Ramirez on Monday and expect to follow that up with a deal for Burnley defender Michael Keane . Everton finished 17-10-11 last season in Ronald Koeman's first season as manager.
WTI, Brent crude oil futures settle higher
He commented, 'Crude oil prices fell all the way back to their pre-production cut lows of November a year ago over the past month. Brent fell 0.1% to $48.71 a barrel on London's ICE Futures exchange in late morning trade in Europe.
Kaspersky Lab chief to show USA government company source code
After all, to admit to that, and then simultaneously do it, would be either a cunning double bluff, or more likely, bloody stupid. There's never been any proof that Kaspersky is in bed with the Putin regime - in fact, it's more logical that he isn't.
China-Hong Kong bond link gets off to quiet start
A giant screen at the launch ceremony showed 2.15 billion yuan worth of bonds were purchased in the first 22 minutes of trade. Southbound trading would be explored at a later stage, the new Bond Connect website said.
Red Sox try for three-game sweep of Blue Jays
The win on Saturday moved them to 11 games above.500 for the first time this season and they've won four of their past five games. Betts, who also had an RBI single in the second inning, homered again in the sixth, this time a two-run shot, his 15th.
Damascus auto bomb attacks leave at least 18 dead
That rare assault in the heart of the city, which remains under government control, was claimed by the Islamic State group. The UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported that at least 9 people were killed, and 15 more injured.
Prez election a battle of ideologies: Meira Kumar
Replying to a question, the former Lok Sabha Speaker said, "From my side it is an ideological fight for secularism". The DMK has four Rajya Sabha MPs; CPI and CPI (M) have one MP each from Tamil Nadu in the Rajya Sabha.