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Angelique Kerber Wins US Open, Becomes New World Number 1

Angelique Kerber Wins US Open, Becomes New World Number 1

Her success in Rio was followed up by a final defeat in Cincinnati to Katerina Pliskova , who she then beat in the U.S. Open final. Wawrinka shocked the Serb in last year's French Open final. "It's just incredible what I did this year", Kerber said. This time, however, she plans on no post-Australia slump. Pliskova served out the second set and spiked a ball.


Wenger: Arsenal Were Almost Perfect

Wenger: Arsenal Were Almost Perfect

Walcott had been expected to achieve greatness in his career and a lot has been invested in the winger during his ten years at the club, including a bumper £140,000 per week contract, however things haven't quite gone as planned. I also feel a responsibility. The pitch is the truth. It is incredible to concede three goals . "I have to solve the situation". According to right back Branislav Ivanovic, who took charge as team captain this Saturday in place of John Terry, this latest ...



Slimani scores again as Leicester beat Porto

As in their opening 3-0 win in Basel, Claudio Ranieri's men were forced to shrug off a domestic thrashing before tangling with the continent's elite, but Islam Slimani's first-half header sealed a 1-0 triumph that ensured Saturday's 4-1 loss at Manchester United was a fading memory for the King Power Stadium faithful.



Santner, Boult peg NZ back in India's 500th Test

They brought up their individual fifties in successive overs before Santner separated them by inducing Pujara to pop a return catch to the left-arm spinner. It was pretty flat to start with. Santner was a central figure in restricting the hosts to 291-9 after they had appeared set to post an imposing first innings score when reaching 154-1 midway through the second session at Green Park.


Rockies swept by Dodgers 4-3 in 10 for 83rd loss

Rockies swept by Dodgers 4-3 in 10 for 83rd loss

We went with it to honor Vin and give him the respect he deserves. Charlie Culberson hit a solo home run in the bottom of the 10th inning to give the Los Angeles Dodgers the National League West championship with a 4-3 win over the Colorado Rockies on Sunday in front of 51,962 at Dodger Stadium.


China again declines to confirm backing Pakistan on Kashmir

China again declines to confirm backing Pakistan on Kashmir

Now key BJP ally Shiv Sena has taken a jibe at the prime minister over India's moves against Pakistan after the Uri attack, saying the neighbouring country's premier Nawaz Sharif is now showing off a "56-inch chest". External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday demanded isolation for the supporters of terrorism. "My firm advice to Pakistan is: abandon this dream".