• 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...

Del Potro Receives Indian Wells Wild Card

Tennis Updates: Juan Martin del Potro will continue his comeback at the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells next week after being award a wild card into the main draw along with several fast-rising young Amercians. The Argentine, who missed most of 2015 due to left wrist surgery, made a successful return to the ATP World Tour in Delray Beach ...

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Murray to return after spending time with his daughter

Tennis Updates: Andy Murray says he has been enjoying time with his newborn daughter, but has also resumed training before his return to the courts this week. Murray took a five-week break following the Australian Open. His wife, Kim, gave birth to their daughter, Sophia, three weeks ago. “The thing that has surprised me most is how quickly everything changes—from the first day ...

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Lleyton Hewit might play in Davis Cup

Tennis Updates: Australia Davis Cup coach Jason Stoltenberg has indicated new captain Lleyton Hewitt might play in the first-round tie against the United States this week if a virus-affected Nick Kyrgios withdraws. If so, it would rank among the shortest ”retirements” of any sportsperson. Two-time Grand Slam champion Hewitt called it quits after a 20-year career only in late-January during ...

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Wawrinka secures Dubai title after epic tie-break

Tennis Updates: Wawrinka’s path to victory had been eased by the retirements of world number one Novak Djokovic and Australian prospect Nick Kyrgios in the earlier rounds but the Swiss often toiled against surprise finalist Baghdatis, whom he beat for a sixth successive time. World number four Wawrinka was gifted the first set by a Baghdatis double fault — his ...

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Novak Djokovic retires from Dubai quarter-finals with eye problem

Tennis Updates: Novak Djokovic was forced to retire from his Dubai Tennis Championships quarter-final against Feliciano Lopez. World number one Novak Djokovic has won the Dubai tournament on four previous occasions. The world number one suffered from an eye problem and quit after losing the first set 6-3. A day on from his 700th career win, Djokovic’s run of making ...

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Carreno Busta Advances To Sao Paulo Final Four

Tennis Updates: Pablo Carreno Busta ended lucky loser Roberto Carballes Baena’s campaign in Sao Paulo on Friday with a 6-0, 6-3 win over his fellow Spaniard to reach the semi-finals of the Brasil Open. Carreno Busta capitalised on all four break point chances and faced no break points in the 51-minute victory. The 24-year-old Carreno Busta reached his first ATP World Tour ...

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Dark Days Behind Baghdatis As He Reaches Dubai Final

Tennis Updates: Former World No. 8 Marcos Baghdatis is through to his biggest ATP World Tour final since 2010 after defeating Feliciano Lopez 3-6, 7-6(1), 6-1 on Friday in the semi-finals of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships. The Cypriot is through to his first ATP World Tour 500 final since finishing runner-up at the Citi Open in Washington six ...

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Sam Querrey dumps Kei Nishikori out

Tennis Updates: Sam Querrey’s hot hard court form continues with the American dumping second seed Kei Nishikori out of the Abierto Mexicano Telcel 6-4, 6-3 on Wednesday night. Having captured an eighth ATP World Tour title in Delray Beach on Sunday, the 27 year old snapped a four-match losing streak against the World No. 6 in the Emirates ATP Rankings. ...

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Kyrgios wins agains Berdych again

Tennis Updates: For the second time in two weeks, Next Generation star Nick Kyrgios got the better of World No. 7 Tomas Berdych, upsetting the Czech 6-4, 6-4 on Thursday in the quarter-finals of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships. In their third FedEx ATP Head2Head meeting this season, Kyrgios battled illness to prevail in 87 minutes, firing 10 aces ...

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Murray/Robredo Survive In Dubai

Tennis Updates: Three of the top four teams in the Dubai doubles draw were eliminated in the first round on Wednesday. Jamie Murray and Tommy Robredo, teaming for the first time, fought past No. 4 seeds Henri Kontinen and John Peers 2-6, 6-4, 10-8. The unseeded duo dropped serve twice in the opening set, but did not face a break point ...

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