He withdrew from Cincinnati with a sore back the following week. But it did not look that way early on as he struggled with his movement, his serve and his backhand in particular. The 19-year-old upset the natural order by winning the first set of their opening round clash, before doubling down to win the fourth. No. 6 Dominic Thiem and No.
Alonso is out of contract at the end of the season and last weekend in Belgium, Honda's F1 boss Yusuke Hasegawa told BBC Sport that Alonso had "no confidence" the Japanese company could produce a competitive engine in 2018 after three years of poor performance.
Earlier Thursday the Angels, who are a game out of the second American League Wild Card spot, acquired outfielder Justin Upton from the Detroit Tigers . The second baseman-who spent 11 years with the Cincinnati Reds before an offseason trade to Atlanta-eventually chose to accept the deal shortly before the deadline.
The match marked the first time the 36-year-old third seed had ever started a grand slam tournament with back-to-back five set matches, raising questions about whether he has the stamina necessary to win his 20th career grand slam. 4-6, 6-4, 6-2 in front of a perplexed and often concerned audience on the main court, Arthur Ashe, but he hardly erased the unpalatable memory of almost losing to the American Frances Tiafoe over the same distance in the first round.
Portugal have swept aside the Faroe Islands 5-1 to keep up the pressure on Switzerland in Thursday's World Cup Group B qualifier at the Estadio do Bessa XXI. Hungary is the other team in the group that the Netherlands desperately wished it was in instead of Group A. He is now just six back of Hungary's Ferenc Puskas for the most worldwide goals by a European player.
John Bel Edwards, Louisiana governor, urged people to remain alert but said the state is responding well to less severe conditions in its own borders. Almost a third of Harris County, home to Houston , is now underwater - an area 15 times the size of Manhattan. Flood-ravaged Houston got a bit of good news Tuesday evening: The rain finally stopped.
Reports in England claim Manchester City want to sign Alexis in a player-plus cash swap deal involving either Raheem Sterling or Sergio Aguero. Jesus promptly rewarded Guardiola's faith with City's equalising goal in a 2-1 victory. Manchester City have made a second bid for Arsenal striker Alexis Sanchez , sources haves told ESPN FC. Other than the 23-year-old, Chelsea also have their eyes on Leicester City's Danny Drinkwater for the same position.
Asked if he was now more mindful of points than race wins, he was adamant that he had tried all he could to pass leader Lewis Hamilton at Spa. "I read or heard after the Hungarian Grand Prix that he was protecting me". Vettel had been linked to Mercedes , and the team's non-executive chairman Niki Lauda said last weekend there had been some contact as the German considered his options.
The team announced Thursday that Payne will undergo surgery next Wednesday after fracturing the fifth metatarsal in his right foot. For the Bulls, Payne was the key component of the trade that sent McDermott and Gibson to Oklahoma. He's expected to be out until late November, Shams Charania of Yahoo Sports reported. "He can run a team and do some things that way". In two seasons, Payne has played in 88 games, averaging 4.9 points, 1.4 assists and 1.2 turnovers per game.
And according to the Sun , Mourinho has chose to keep the 27-year-old at Old Trafford as a back-up option and will not consider any offers made during the closing stages of the transfer window. Jose's second season started with so many good vibes. Manchester United have made the most "incredible" signing of the summer transfer window by bringing in Nemanja Matic from Chelsea , according to Andy Townsend.
The 30-year-old Republic of Ireland global joined the Cherries on a two-year deal in 2016 but failed to make a single Premier League appearance under Eddie Howe last season. However, being Championship clubs, Hull and Sunderland could offer the defender more regular first-team football. Wilson, 30, will link up with fellow Ireland internationals John O'Shea, Darron Gibson and Aiden McGeady at the Stadium of Light.
Sports reports that a fee in the region of £90m had reportedly been agreed between the Gunners and Monaco for the 21-year-old France global. Shaka Hislop discusses the ins and outs of the proposed Sterling-Sanchez swap between Man City and Arsenal .
Monaco have stood firm over the 21-year-old's availability and reports in France are claiming that any deal depends on whether the club are able to sign a replacement in time. The Daily Mail is reporting that the north London side have revived their interest in the France global after sanctioning the sale of Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain to Liverpool for around £35m.
Federer did not drop a set en route to Wimbledon glory in July, the Swiss dug deep to take the next 6-2. "That's why when I was down a set, I just said, 'OK, the match starts here". But afterwards, Federer had encouragement for the kid. To get through a five-setter you have to be OK. Federer looked more relieved than overjoyed when Tiafoe's forehand found the net on match point to keep his hopes of a 20th Grand Slam title alive.
Mendes' AS Monaco contacts are keeping Barcelona aware of what's happening with Liverpool and Lemar, and Mundo Deportivo go on to say: 'Barca is convinced that if the English club sign Lemar then they will respond in the end to Barca's offer for Coutinho '.
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It will also be Neymar's first game with the national team since his blockbuster move earlier this month from Barcelona to PSG. The venue of the match is at Arena do Gremio Stadium in Porto Alegre, Brazil. After playing Ecuador in his hometown of Porto Alegre, Brazil, who are in first place in the CONMEBOL standings with a 10-3-1 record, will travel to Barranquilla on September 5 to play Colombia.
It is a first win for Uganda over Egypt since 1965. A cross slid off the head of Ugandan Murushid Juuko and dropped at the feet of Okwi just inside the Egyptian box. It is one of the tough matches today as Egypt is the team who are very powerful and did not lose to Uganda so far. The bumpy pitch made it hard for both sides to string passes together but Uganda had the upper hand in terms of threats, while keeping close tabs on Egypt and Liverpool's in-form winger Mohamed Salah ...
Dick Advocaat spoke of a game plan to get a good result in Paris to keep Netherlands chances of automatically qualifying for the World Cup alive. Arjen Robben nearly gifted France a second early in the second period when he was dispossessed inside his own penalty area but Pogba's low shot was saved, with Arsenal defender Laurent Koscielny on the receiving end of a nasty challenge from Robben as he lost the ball.
He started 14 games in his rookie year and 10 games last season. He was probably over-drafted at the time, but people still viewed him as a potential decade-long starter at the right guard position. By this Saturday, NFL teams must cut down their rosters from 90-players to just 53. Starting tackles Joe Staley (knee) and Trent Brown (undisclosed) did not practice Tuesday, although both are expected to be available for the regular-season opener against Carolina.
Alabama lost in last season's national title game against Clemson. The offense will be coached by new offensive coordinator Kevin Wilson , the former IN head coach who was sacked after the 2016 season amid reports of player mistreatment .
With only 72 hours left to the close of the window, it is still unclear if Sterling will be a Manchester City player in the coming days. There was a chance this bid could have been accepted, but it all depended on Arsenal's ability to bring in an attacking player to address Sanchez's impending absence.
But that was before Rose's admission in a court filing as part of a defamation lawsuit he filed against attorney John Dowd. Regardless, a place of business still has the right to fire an employee for allegations such as these and it appears Fox has done as much with Rose.
Tillman played at Arizona State from 1994-97 and went on to play for the NFL's Arizona Cardinals before walking away from a multimillion contract to serve his country in wake of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Before entering the field, the players all exit the locker room and run through a vestibule of motivating phrases called Tillman Tunnel, and every wall of the stadium has a picture of the revered soldier.
Another loan to West Ham followed but Slaven Bilic's men have opened the season with three consecutive Premier League defeats - Hart conceding 10 times in the process. "Actually I have already decided on who will captain the side tomorrow", Southgate said. Southgate, however, has refused to confirm who will wear the Three Lions armband in Friday's clash following the global retirement of designated skipper Wayne Rooney last week.
Justin Upton will significantly bolster the Angels' offense and it was very much needed. However, Los Angeles is likely mostly thinking about the present: They're 11 games behind the Astros in the AL West but are sitting just one game back behind the Twins for the second wild card spot in the AL.
Elliott reportedly testified under oath on Tuesday when the hearing began. The hearing for Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott's appeal ended Thursday afternoon. The 22-year-old running back, who notably played his collegiate football at the Ohio State University, was originally selected by the Cowboys with the fourth overall pick of the 2016 NFL Draft and went on to have an explosive rookie campaign - to say the least.
The red cross is always there, and we will be helping people as long as we are needed. He said law enforcement will crack down on individual volunteers to help avoid scams and people taking advantage of victims. Weather forecasters say the situation continues to worsen with more torrential rains expected all week as the storm's remnants meander over the Lone Star state and threaten Houston , the fourth largest city in the United States.
According to Gazzetta dello Sport , the Italian star suffered a "suspected fracture of the tibia and fibula" and should undergo surgery tonight. Rossi, 38, was third at Silverstone on Sunday in his 300th premier class grand prix. After last weekends British Grand Prix, the Italian closed the gap to the top of the World Championship to just 26 points. Rossi also suffered a motocross-training injury ahead of Mugello , and complained of pain in his stomach and chest.
At least one prominent Cowboys player has no problem with the NFL's decision (even if it's a player who likely would not have played in the team's fourth and final preseason game , which often is used to determine the final players to make the team).