• 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...

Djokovic, Nadal Off And Running In China

Tennis Updates: Third seed Rafael Nadal steadied after a string of service breaks to see off wild card Di Wu 6-4, 6-4 at the China Open on Tuesday night. Five-time champion Novak Djokovic followed suit, joining the Spaniard in the second round with a comfortable 6-1 6-1 triumph over Simone Bolelli. Nadal, like his compatriot David Ferrer, is trying to qualify for ...

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Ferrer Triumphs In Kuala Lumpur

Tennis Updates: Top seed David Ferrer defeated countryman and No. 2 seed Feliciano Lopez 7-5, 7-5 to win the 2015 Malaysian Open, Kuala Lumpur, becoming the first Spaniard to take the title in the Asian metropolis. He earned $170,600 and 250 ranking points toward the Emirates ATP Race To London, while Lopez will get $89,840 and 150 points. The 33 ...

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China Open: Haider-Maurer Shocks Tsonga

Tennis Updates: Unseeded Austrian Andreas Haider-Maurer scored the first major upset of the 2015 China Open in Beijing, stunning No. 8-seeded Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 7-6(4), 6-2 to advance to the second round. Tsonga, who was coming off his first title of the year on his home turf in Metz, France (d. Simon), was up a break and had a chance ...

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Kei Nishikori Avoids Early Exit In Tokyo

Tennis Updates: Two-time champion Kei Nishikori weathered a storm Monday to secure his spot in the Rakuten Japan Open Tennis Championships second round. The Japanese star delighted 10,000 fans at the Ariake Colosseum with a 2-6, 6-1, 6-2 comeback win over Borna Coric. Nishikori, who is one match win away from his 50th victory of 2015, is battling to qualify ...

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Berdych Wins All-Czech Contest

Tennis Updates: Top seed Tomas Berdych won an all-Czech contest with Jiri Vesely 6-3, 6-2 on Friday to reach the semi-finals of the Shenzhen Open. The 30-year-old Berdych bested his 22-year-old countryman in one hour and 35 minutes, saving the four break points he faced and capitalising on three of his seven opportunities on Vesely’s serve. It was the pair’s ...

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Serena to end the season early

Tennis Updates: Serena Williams has confirmed she will not play on the WTA Tour again in 2015, a year in which she won three of the four grand slam titles. In a statement released by the China Open, which begins on Saturday, Williams confirmed that she was ending her season prematurely – citing a desire to give her body time ...

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Inglot/Lindstedt On Point In Shenzhen

Tennis Updates: Dominic Inglot and Robert Lindstedt advanced to the semi-finals of the Shenzhen Open by downing James Duckworth and John Millman 6-4, 6-3 on Wednesday. The top seeds won 20 of 22 first-serve points in the 63-minute match and have yet to drop a set this week. Inglot and Lindstedt are looking to double their ATP World Tour title ...

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Berdych Sets Vesely Clash In Shenzhen

Tennis Updates: Top seed Tomas Berdych enjoyed a winning start on his Shenzhen Open debut, dismissing Austin Krajicek 7-5, 6-3 on Wednesday to reach the quarter-finals. The Czech is looking to bounce back from a second-round exit last week in St. Petersburg (l. to Bolelli) and boost his bid to qualify for the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals with a ...

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Kubot/Roger-Vasselin Secure Metz Title

Tennis Updates: Lukasz Kubot and Edouard Roger-Vasselin rallied from a set down to capture the Moselle Open title on Sunday. The Polish-French pair earned a 2-6, 6-3, 10-7 victory over US Open champions Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut in one hour and 16 minutes, halting the French duo’s win streak at nine. Competing in their first tournament together, the second ...

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Huey/Kontinen Succeed In St. Petersburg

Tennis Updates: Top seeds Treat Huey and Henri Kontinen capped a dream debut together on Sunday as they defeated second seeds Julian Knowle and Alexander Peya 7-5, 6-3 in the St. Petersburg Open final. The Filipino/Finn duo were clutch on the big points, saving the 10 break points they faced while breaking their opponents twice for victory in 88 minutes. ...

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