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Gael Monfils wins all-French duel with Lucas Pouille

Del Potro has been playing as well as ever lately, winning the silver in Rio and picking up recent victories over Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Stan Wawrinka. Monfils, Pouille and Tsonga gave France a trio of quarterfinalists at the American Grand Slam tournament for the first time in 89 years. "It was one of the greatest matches I play", Monfils said.


IT'S ON! Zlatan sends new Man City keeper Bravo derby present!

IT'S ON! Zlatan sends new Man City keeper Bravo derby present!

Ibrahimovic scored on his Premier League debut as the veteran striker netted United's third goal in a 3-1 victory over Bournemouth in their season opener at the Vitality Stadium. "You always have to improve on your last performance". Bravo has also taken part in four Copa America tournaments, captaining the winning team this year and last.


Brazil ride on Neymar strike

Brazil ride on Neymar strike

Brazil faces Colombia in a Group A South American World Cup soccer qualifier today. Just four days after their first ever victory over Ecuador in Quito, Brazil dug deep to beat Colombia 2-1 in the Amazon jungle city of Manaus, courtesy of Neymar's 74th-minute victor.


Gennady Golovkin v Kell Brook:Thoughts & Prediction

Gennady Golovkin v Kell Brook:Thoughts & Prediction

Personally, I don't think Golovkin has sat down and seen Brook's fight against Shawn Porter from 2014, for if he had seen it, he would have realized that he might end up getting clinched 10+ times per round by Brook. Golovkin, 34, was surprised Brook was willing to fight him and respects the Sheffield fighter for facing him when others, including Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, are ducking him.



Caroline Wozniacki back in US Open semifinals after win

In the fifth game, Kerber saved a break point with a shrewd drop shot-lob combination. "It's totally different watching and playing". Caroline Wozniacki continued her return to form by securing a semi-final spot at the US Open with a 6-0 6-2 victory over Latvia's Anastasija Sevastova.


Murray easily beats Dimitrov to reach US Open QF

Murray easily beats Dimitrov to reach US Open QF

Pliskova will face the victor of the next quarter-final between world No 1 Serena Williams and Romanian fifth seed Simona Halep . "But, you know, here I am in the quarter-finals of the Grand Slam, so I can not complain". "I just didn't go for it". "I got the power from the crowd in every match". The Croat refused to make that mistake again, earning the only break of the second set with a backhand victor in the ninth game to lead 5-4 and serving for a quarter-finals berth.