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Sport Jo-Wilfried Tsonga storms back in 5th set; Rafael Nadal moves on
Author: 0 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga storms back in 5th set; Rafael Nadal moves on

Shapovalov continued to unleash outrageous winners but appeared to lose his nerve in the final set. Peter Polansky of Thornhill, Ont., joined Raonic on the sidelines after losing his first round match in three sets to Karen Khachanov of Russian Federation 7-6 (3), 7-6 (2), 6-4.

Sport Rafael Nadal beats Leonardo Mayer in the Australian Open second round
Author: 0 Rafael Nadal beats Leonardo Mayer in the Australian Open second round

Things will get harder for her now, against fellow Ukrainian and No. 4-seeded Elina Svitolina, who had a 4-6, 6-2, 6-1 win over Katerina Siniakova. Ostapenko is playing her first Grand Slam with her new coach, Australian David Taylor. Tsonga, popular Down Under after his final appearance against Novak Djokovic 10 years ago, found some extra zip on his shots to level the match but the fearless Shapovalov continued to let rip at every opportunity to race through the third set in 26 minutes.

Author: 0 Patriots QB Tom Brady limited in practice with right hand injury

Boston Sports Journal's Christopher Price noted that Brady "has been seen flexing" the hand on and off since the midway point of Wednesday's practice. According to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport , the issue "sounds manageable". According to Guregian's reporting, Brady injured his hand in an accidental collision with a Patriots teammate.

Sport Will Ferrell interviews Roger Federer as Ron Burgundy
Author: 0 Will Ferrell interviews Roger Federer as Ron Burgundy

Federer was then interviewed by special guest Will Ferrell , which you can see below... "Tonight you seemed like a gazelle out there on the court". "Obviously I wanted to start with the right intensity, which I have", Djokovic said. Wawrinka, who had six months out after surgery on his left knee, beat Ricardas Berankis 6-3, 6-4, 2-6, 7-6 (2).

Sport NBA Wrap: Pelicans end Celtics' streak as Davis stars
Author: 0 NBA Wrap: Pelicans end Celtics' streak as Davis stars

While the Pelicans' top scorers and players are in their sixth, eighth and ninth pro seasons, respectively ( Anthony Davis , DeMarcus Cousins , Jrue Holiday), the Hawks are reliant on a much greener core. This is a game the Celtics know they should win, and they've had more than enough time to get fresh and prepare for them. Damian Lillard scored 21 points for Portland, which got 18 points each from CJ McCollum and Pat Connaughton.

Sport Calls for Donald Trump to be weighed on live TV
Author: 0 Calls for Donald Trump to be weighed on live TV

Still, there are some that don't believe Jackson's assessment, including a major Hollywood director, who doesn't believe Jackson's report of Trump's weight at 239 pounds. Trump is a known fast-food fan. "I'm 6'3" and have been losing weight for over [a] year (82lbs lost so far).there is no way Trump is 239 lbs and no way he has only gained 3 pounds since this 2016 report", said Paul Leddy.

Sport Australian Open 2018: Nadal strolls through opener against Victor Estrella Burgos
Author: 0 Australian Open 2018: Nadal strolls through opener against Victor Estrella Burgos

Jack Sock of the U.S., seeded sixth, was among the highest-profile casualties on day one as he was beaten 6-1, 7-6, 5-7, 6-3 by Japan's Yuichi Sugita . Top seed Rafael Nadal beat the rain in Melbourne , working hard on Rod Laver Arena after having only having been able to play two exhibitions in 2018 due to a lingering knee injury.

Sport New members announced for the College Football Playoff committee
Author: 0 New members announced for the College Football Playoff committee

These six will be serving three-year terms on the committee. Boivin, an IL graduate, worked as a columnist at the Los Angeles Daily News and Arizona Republic for more than 20 years. He is also on the Board of Directors for the college football award with his namesake, the Lott IMPACT Trophy, which is given to the nation's best player in character and athletic performance.

Sport Trump defends self after comments, says: 'I am not a racist'
Author: 0 Trump defends self after comments, says: 'I am not a racist'

Republican Sens. Tom Cotton and David Perdue , who've been close allies to the president on the issue of immigration, were in a White House meeting with him Thursday when Trump , according to sources, expressed frustration with people coming to the USA from "sh-hole countries".

Sport Roethlisberger says he'll return to Steelers in 2018
Author: 0 Roethlisberger says he'll return to Steelers in 2018

It's not just coach Haley and I, or coach Randy. After announcing his intention to return for his 15th season, the Steelers quarterback told teammates he wants to play at least three more years, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported . A part of that, gaining that understanding, is those conversations and so forth. You'll hear about it as they unfold, I'm sure, if there's anything to be heard.

Sport Myles Garrett and Jermaine Eluemunor make PFWA All-Rookie Team
Author: 0 Myles Garrett and Jermaine Eluemunor make PFWA All-Rookie Team

Hunt was the Kansas City Chiefs third round pick in the 2017 NFL Draft as a well-rounded running back from the University of Toledo. The Chiefs tied with the Detroit Lions, New York Giants and Pittsburgh Steelers with the second-most selections with two each.

Author: 0 Sevilla close to signing Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi on loan

After winning the Premier League past year, Conte joked about avoiding a "Mourinho season", a barbed reference to Chelsea's fall from grace shortly after the Portuguese guided them to the title in 2015. The Italian has tried this setup on a number of occasions with mixed results. The Belgian's importance to this Chelsea side is obvious just from looking at the difference in their performance levels both with and without the 27-year-old.

Sport ATP Australian Open Tournament Preview
Author: 0 ATP Australian Open Tournament Preview

She still managed to take Halep to a tiebreaker, before running out of steam in the second set. Only time will tell, but her opening victory was a good start. An extension of the trend is not out of the question with Maria Sharapova unseeded in Melbourne . The only past champion in the women's draw is Kerber, so there are good odds that the Australian Open will welcome a new champion in two week's time .

Sport Kizzire's slow start in golf is picking up speed
Author: 0 Kizzire's slow start in golf is picking up speed

It ended on the par-3 17th along the Pacific Ocean when Hahn putted from right of the green to about 8 feet, and his par putt caught the lip. Speaking after his victory, Kizzire perhaps summed the whole week up best. But he three-putted for bogey from long range on the 13th, took two shots to get out of the bunker left of the 16th green and had to settle for a 70.

Sport Paul Pogba determined Manchester United will keep fighting
Author: 0 Paul Pogba determined Manchester United will keep fighting

They just had the one chance at the end with Diouf when we were 3-0 up with awesome goals. "If he moves, I think we have a chance", Mourinho said. "We recover the ball faster, we didn't let them play. "In the second half, we played confidently and fast and aggressive and I liked the second half". And having missed this term's league losses to Huddersfield, Chelsea and City, it is now 35 games since Pogba was involved in a Premier League defeat - a heavy 4-0 reverse against Chelsea in ...

Sport Three Philadelphia Eagles earn 2017 All-NFL team honors
Author: 0 Three Philadelphia Eagles earn 2017 All-NFL team honors

Paul Conaway, CEO of Wanamaker Entertainment Group, speaks with CBS3 about Eagles ticket demand for the NFC Championship game. With four catches for 61 yards, Jeffery is always a threat down the field. Rookie kicker Jake Elliott went 3/3 on Saturday night, with a long of 53 yards. "We had a meeting this morning, we did our lift and our run, and I kind of told them we can't make these mistakes in playoff games, or we're going home", Zimmer said.

Sport Parker vows to make Joshua pay
Author: 0 Parker vows to make Joshua pay

What I have learned from those adversities and storms, it will take more than any human to stop me from this journey". Parker recognised he had a big challenge but remained confident. I've watched Joshua for a long time, I know his strengths and his weaknesses. "I would never put on an act to sell a fight". "I know my records are clean".

Sport Sirotkin to partner Stroll at Williams for 2018
Author: 0 Sirotkin to partner Stroll at Williams for 2018

After Massa retired at the end of last season, Kubica had hoped to get the seat, but instead has been named by Williams as its reserve and development driver. Unlike McLaren, who have two times world champion Fernando Alonso and have just ditched Honda for Renault power after three dismal seasons, Williams now have no previous grand prix winners in one of their race cars.

Sport Karthik called up to replace Saha
Author: 0 Karthik called up to replace Saha

BCCI has made it clear that Saha can not play in the third Test as well. The 32-year-old wicketkeeper has been called up to replace Wriddhiman Saha for the third and final Test in Johannesburg, which starts on January 24. "I also don't understand why Ishant came in for Bhuvneshwar when he had taken three wickets on the opening day at Cape Town". He has also chipped in with useful contributions with the bat in the ODI and Twenty20 matches for India this season.

Sport India firm favourites against Papua New Guinea
Author: 0 India firm favourites against Papua New Guinea

India showed why they are wearing one of the favourites tags at the 2018 ICC Under 19 Cricket World Cup being played in New Zealand, after they crushed Papua New Guinea in a Group B game at the Bay Oval today. It was Shaw's second half-century of the tournament, while Roy picked his maiden five-wicket haul in youth ODIs. Mavi provided the first two breakthroughs for India when he trapped Igo Mahuru right in front of the stumps and followed it with a picture-perfect yorker that cleaned up ...

Sport Aggressive Nissan Xmotion Concept Hints At New Era For Future SUVs
Author: 0 Aggressive Nissan Xmotion Concept Hints At New Era For Future SUVs

Nissan, meanwhile, is using the XMotion (pronounced "Cross Motion") to preview the company's future design language - inside and out - describing the auto as "a blueprint for our forthcoming compact SUV lineup". ProPILOT, Nissan's semi-autonomous driver assistance system, is onboard, as are seven screen sections which span the dashboard, replace the rear view mirror, and sit in the center console between the driver and front passenger seats.

Sport Ngidi double strike leaves India with uphill task to save series
Author: 0 Ngidi double strike leaves India with uphill task to save series

But AB de Villiers - unbeaten on 50 - produced a knock not different from what Kohli played, to put the hosts on top. The ball lifted from a length, came into the batsman even as he sought to glide it, and kissed the glove. Clear in thoughts and execution, he fought single-handedly and without a complaint. Parthiv Patel was with him on 5 not out, but encapsulated India's battered and bruised status in its second innings when he was hit in the midriff by an Ngidi delivery and was left ...

Sport Four officers shot in SC
Author: 0 Four officers shot in SC

Several law enforcement agencies then banded together to search for McCall. According to WOSC TV's Mark Barber, who was reporting from the scene after the initial shooting, the four officers were shot by suspect Christian Thomas McCall .

Sport Kevin Anderson's nightmares in Melbourne continues
Author: 0 Kevin Anderson's nightmares in Melbourne continues

Edmund, who was born in Johannesburg, gained revenge on Anderson after losing their only previous encounter at last year's French Open. He now faces a second-round meeting with the world No 60, Uzbekistan's Denis Istomin , who sprang the biggest surprise of last year's tournament with his victory over Novak Djokovic .

Sport Dakar Rally: Heavy rains force cancellation of Stage 9
Author: 0 Dakar Rally: Heavy rains force cancellation of Stage 9

Santosh has been gaining good ground lately and continued his steady run in stage 8 as well. On Sunday, in the longest special stage of the race and having to contend with high altitude and rain after a stopover without mechanical assistance, the 13-times champion known as "Mr Dakar" secured the 40th stage win of his career.

Sport Georgia father tosses child to firefighters in rescue dramatic video
Author: 0 Georgia father tosses child to firefighters in rescue dramatic video

The fire quickly spread, forcing firefighters to toss babies and children from the third floor into the waiting arms of others below. "All I was thinking was, oh God, don't drop it", she said . "We were catching babies; we were kicking in doors, letting folks know they needed to get out". "I got about halfway up and I look up and somebody was dropping a baby to me", she recalled.

Sport Australian Open: Rafael Nadal, Nick Kyrgios advance to second round
Author: 0 Australian Open: Rafael Nadal, Nick Kyrgios advance to second round

Nick Kyrgios beat Rogerio Dutra Silva to launch his Australian Open campaign. 'It's just good to have her back on tour, she's been out on injury so it's good to have her back, ' he continued. World No.243 Kubler dropped all four of his service games in the final set against Carreno Busta, who also appeared at the World Tour Finals for the first time previous year.