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Anderson fights back to beat Carreno Busta and reach US Open final

Anderson fights back to beat Carreno Busta and reach US Open final

The 12th-seeded Spaniard broke Anderson's serve for a 4-3 lead and never faced any danger in improving to 16-0 in sets so far in Flushing Meadows. Like any new part of his game, the methodical Anderson first worked on his demonstrativeness on the practice courts, where most players quietly go about their business.


I deserved to beat Federer: 'Lion' Potro

I deserved to beat Federer: 'Lion' Potro

The men's final between Nadal and Anderson will be broadcast live on ESPN on Sunday, Sept. 10, at 4 p.m. ET. The last time Nadal lost a Grand Slam semi-final was against Del Potro on the same court eight years ago, and he was not about to endure a repeat performance.


World Cup Bid Will Consider 41 Cities

World Cup Bid Will Consider 41 Cities

The winning bid will be officially announced on June 13, 2018. Toronto's BMO Field and Montreal's Olympic Stadium are the lone venues for the cities' respective bids. The 1994 final was played at the Rose Bowl. Prospective stadiums need to have a minimum capacity of 40,000 to host group stage matches while those aiming to host the opening match and the final must have 80,000 or more seats.


Browns Waive S Calvin Pryor On Thursday

Browns Waive S Calvin Pryor On Thursday

Browns coach Hue Jackson confirmed Pryor's release to reporters, but said it was due to an "internal matter", and would not confirm whether there was a fight. The Browns take on the Steelers at home in Week 1. He had 184 tackles, two interceptions and two forced fumbles in 44 career contests since being selected by NY with the 18th overall pick in the 2014 draft.


Frank de Boer to be sacked if Crystal Palace lose to Burnley

Frank de Boer to be sacked if Crystal Palace lose to Burnley

Oddschecker spokesman George Elek: 'There is no denying that Frank de Boer has had a torrid start to his reign at Selhurst Park, and punters have seen enough to think his spell in London will be a short one. Unfortunately for Palace, there does not appear to be just one problem that De Boer needs to fix, with plenty of goals being conceded and none being scored.