• 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...

Cuevas Wins Battle Of The Pablos

Tennis Updates: In the pair’s first meeting on the ATP World Tour, Pablo Cuevas upended Pablo Carreno Busta 6-2, 6-3 in just over an hour in the first round of the Valencia Open on Monday. The Uruguayan broke the Spaniard three times on nine break opportunities while not facing a break point. Cuevas will now face No. 3 seed Bernard ...

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Matkowski/Zimonjic London-Bound

Tennis Updates: As of Monday, just one spot remains open in the Emirates ATP Doubles Race to London, Marcin Matkowski and Nenad Zimonjic having booked a trip to the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals. Matkowski/Zimonjic became the seventh team to qualify for the Nov. 15-22 event when Rohan Bopanna and Florin Mergea fell in the first round at the Swiss ...

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Ferrer To Face Johnson In Vienna Final

Tennis Updates: In 2014, David Ferrer’s quest to qualify for the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals took a hit with a three-set defeat to Andy Murray in the final of the Erste Bank Open. The Spaniard is hoping for a reversal of fortunes on Sunday in Vienna. Ferrer downed Gael Monfils 7-6(5), 7-5 in Saturday’s semi-finals, denying all six break ...

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Safin Nominated For Hall Of Fame

Tennis Updates: Marat Safin, a two-time major champion and former world No. 1 on the ATP World Tour, Justine Henin, a former WTA Tour world No. 1 and seven-time major champion and Helena Sukova, who won 14 major titles in doubles and mixed doubles, have all been nominated for induction into the International Tennis Hall of Fame.  All three are nominated in ...

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Istomin Sets Cilic Clash In Moscow

Tennis Updates: Defending champion and top seed Marin Cilic will open his Kremlin Cup by Bank of Moscow campaign against Denis Istomin after the Uzbekistani defeated Aljaz Bedene 6-3, 6-3 in the first round on Wednesday. Cilic takes a 5-1 FedEx ATP Head2Head lead over Istomin into their second-round clash at this ATP World Tour 250 indoor hard court tournament. ...

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Ferrer Reaches Vienna QFs

Tennis Updates: David Ferrer further improved his chances of qualifying for the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals for the seventh time Thursday when he reached the Erste Bank Open quarter-finals. The Spaniard, who is currently No. 8 in the Emirates ATP Race To London, added 45 points after he defeated Guillermo Garcia-Lopez 6-1, 6-1 in 63 minutes. Ferrer, who recorded ...

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Stockholm: Emotional Nieminen Calls It A Career

Tennis Updates: From his sofa in Masku, Finland, Jarkko Nieminen dreamed big; in his bedroom, with posters of his idol Pete Sampras on the wall, he conceived the idea of playing professionally. Veli Paloheimo, who briefly crept into the Top 50 of the Emirates ATP Rankings in 1990, had been the standard bearer for Finnish tennis, but by virtue of ...

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Doubles Teams Qualify For Barclays ATP World Tour Finals

Tennis Updates: Just two spots remain in the eight-team doubles field at the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals, as the duos of Ivan Dodig/Marcelo Melo, Pierre-Hughes Herbert/Nicolas Mahut, Simone Bolelli/Fabio Fognini and Jamie Murray/John Peers have secured their places in the prestigious season finale, to be held at The O2 in London Nov. 15-22. The world’s biggest indoor tennis tournament ...

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Nadal And Berdych Qualify For Barclays ATP World Tour Finals

Tennis Updates: Just two spots remain in the eight-man field at the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals as Rafael Nadal and Tomas Berdych have secured their places at the Final Showdown. Nadal and Berdych will compete alongside Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray, Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka at the prestigious season finale. The world’s biggest indoor tennis tournament, featuring the world’s ...

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Djokovic beats Jo-Wilfried Tsonga to complete Shanghai Treble

Tennis Updates: Novak Djokovic has been the king of the ATP World Tour in 2015 and the World No. 1 would hoist a ninth trophy in his sparkling season, defeating Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 6-2, 6-4 at the Shanghai Rolex Masters. Djokovic further extended his lead atop the Emirates ATP Race To London standings, eclipsing the 14,000-point threshold to bring his haul ...

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