• Uruguay vs Portugal Football Results - FIFA World Cup 2018 round of 16

    Uruguay 2 – 1 Portugal

    The second of the FIFA World Cup round of 16 stage matches scheduled for today was the Uruguay vs. P...

Seppi Makes Winning Return To Sydney

Tennis Updates: Fifth seed Andreas Seppi, who is making his 11th consecutive trip to Sydney, kicked off his tournament with a 6-4, 4-6, 6-2 win over Denis Istomin on Monday. The 2013 semi-finalist (l. to Tomic) improved his FedEx ATP Head2Head record against Istomin to 8-3. The Italian overcame a slow start to secure the first set, then saw the ...

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Sock To Face Pospisil In Auckland Round 2

Tennis Updates: Jack Sock wasted no time in advancing to the second round of the ASB Classic in Auckland on Monday, disposing of Victor Estrella Burgos 6-0, 6-4 in 49 minutes. Sock improved his FedEx ATP Head2Head record against Estrella Burgos to 2-0, having eliminated the Dominican in straight sets at the 2015 US Open. Sock only lost two points ...

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Raonic Beats Federer For Brisbane Title

Tennis Updates: It was sweet revenge for Milos Raonic on Sunday in the final of the Brisbane International presented by Suncorp as he defeated Roger Federer 6-4, 6-4 to capture his eighth ATP World Tour title. Twelve months ago it was Federer who prevailed when the pair met in the Brisbane final, earning his 1000th match win. But Raonic made ...

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Djokovic Ruthless In Claiming 60th Title

Tennis Updates: Novak Djokovic made sure the lone blip on his jaw-dropping 2015 resume was a distant memory, routing rival Rafael Nadal 6-1, 6-2 for the season-opening Qatar ExxonMobil Open title. The World No. 1 erased memories of a quarter-final exit in Doha last year (l. to Karlovic), capturing his sixth consecutive ATP World Tour title and 60th overall at ...

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Wawrinka Prolongs Chennai Streak

Tennis Updates: Top seed Stan Wawrinka stretched his Chennai winning streak to 11 matches and 22 sets with a 6-3, 6-4 win over Benoit Paire in the semi-finals on Saturday. The Swiss improved his FedEx ATP Head2Head record against his good friend to 6-1. The pair captured the Chennai doubles title three years ago. “I thought I played well today ...

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Paire Edges Rosol In Chennai

Tennis Updates: Benoit Paire, the 2015 ATP Comeback Player Of The Year, kicked off his 2016 campaign with a 7-5, 7-5 win over Lukas Rosol at the Aircel Chennai Open on Thursday. The third seed secured the victory in one hour, 24 minutes and improved to 2-1 in the FedEx ATP Head2Head rivalry against the hard-hitting Czech. “I was moving ...

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Andy Murray and Watson lose to Australia in Hopman Cup

Tennis Updates: Andy Murray and Heather Watson face an uphill battle to reach the Hopman Cup final after losing to Nick Kyrgios and Daria Gavrilova in the mixed doubles. The Britons lost 6-2 6-7 (0-7) 11-9 to the Australian Green team in a tense deciding rubber in Perth. Britain’s hopes of reaching the final now depend on a big win ...

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Berdych Aims To Go One Better In Doha

Tennis Updates: Tomas Berdych, hoping to go one better than last year’s runner-up finish, opened his 2016 ATP World Tour season with a 7-5, 6-4 victory over Sergiy Stakhovsky in 78 minutes on Tuesday at the Qatar ExxonMobil Open. He will next play Damir Dzumhur in the second round. “It’s always tricky to play him,” said Berdych. “He’s one of ...

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Dimitrov Fights Past Simon In 2016 Opener

Tennis Updates: Grigor Dimitrov took the first step in putting a disappointing 2015 campaign behind him, turning in a gritty 6-3, 7-6(10) victory over Gilles Simon in the first round of the Brisbane International presented by Suncorp. The 24-year-old Bulgarian claimed the first main draw match of the 2016 ATP World Tour season in two hours and six minutes, firing ...

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Andy Murray primed for Slams, Olympics and fatherhood in 2016

Tennis Updates: This will be a landmark year for Andy Murray – I have no hesitation in predicting that whatsoever. The world number two is due to become a father and will, I’m sure, cherish that above anything he could ever achieve on a tennis court. But I don’t think this new year will be notable in the Murray household ...

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