Top seed Kerber dumped out of French Open

Top seed Kerber dumped out of French Open

Her poor backhand attack earned Williams a 7-3 victory in the tiebreak. In a record 20th appearance at the French Open , Venus Williams eased into the second round with a straight sets victory over Qiang Wang of China. The Greek's inexperience sometimes showed against Karlovic, hitting a double fault to lose the opening set and another one on match point. Murray went on to win five tournament in seven weeks in a marathon ending of the year, with Kerber admitting not having "enough ...

Proud Wenger hails Arsenal's 'spectacular' FA Cup win at Wembley

Next season we must pay great attention to understand that we have to improve the numbers and quality of the squad. "We know this team has suffered". "He put it on the plate for me to score the victor". "At the end of the day everyone trusted me and supported me throughout the season and the manager gave me the opportunity".

Vettel happy again after extending lead with Monaco GP win

Pascal Wehrlein's Sauber went into the wall leading into the tunnel as Jenson Button attempted to overtake, bringing out the safety vehicle for the first time. There was only one pit stop to be allowed for Ferrari . "I think I managed it nicely and as professionally as I could". NEXT UP The drivers have a week off before heading to Montreal, where they will have more room for manoeuvre at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve in the Canadian Grand Prix.

Chelsea: Blues Celebrate Title Triumph With Eventful 4-3 Win Against Watford

For Chelsea fans, a goal from their famous captain means things can't get a lot better after their emphatic clinching of the Premier League title at West Brom on Friday. "I was sitting there hoping the boys did well and kept winning". "I have never really had the relationship I've had with the manager this year; the honesty, the respect and the communication has been fantastic".

Vettel victory not orchestrated by Ferrari - Wolff

Vettel victory not orchestrated by Ferrari - Wolff

A win would then be the best Ferrari could do to minimize the points loss to Mercedes , but doing this with a driver down-and thus fewer strategy options-would prove hard. "We were well beaten and so I think we are the underdog and we need to catch up", said Wolff as the tifosi celebrated with enthusiasm all around the Mediterranen principality.

French Open results 2017: Top seed Angelique Kerber upset in 1st round

Germany's Angelique Kerber became the first top seed in French Open history to lose in the opening round when she was knocked out by Russia's Ekaterina Makarova 6-2, 6-2 on Sunday, May 28. She may have been the top seed in Paris but Kerber had struggled for form coming into the tournament, having won only three matches on clay. No. 3 Karolina Pliskova of Czech Republic can move to No.