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Kyrgios upsets Dimitrov, advances to Brisbane final

Kyrgios upsets Dimitrov, advances to Brisbane final

The third-seeded Kyrgios had his left knee heavily taped but didn't appear to be hampered as he worked his way into the match after dropping the first set in 22 minutes. The Australian's world ranking will improve to 18 after reaching the Brisbane final and will climb to 17 if he claims the title. A forehand error by Dimitrov, who made the Australian Open semi-finals past year, gifted Kyrgios the break in the seventh game of the third and the Canberran did not look back.


Injuries: LeSean McCoy (ankle) will play vs. Jaguars

Injuries: LeSean McCoy (ankle) will play vs. Jaguars

Taylor has only thrown four interceptions all year, but that number could rise considering the mismatches on the outside, with his overwhelmed receivers going against Jalen Ramsey and A.J. The Jags defence intercepted Ben Roethlisberger five times , held Le'Veon Bell to 47 rushing yards and held the Steelers' high-powered offence to no touchdowns.



Tottenham beat Wimbledon in FA Cup; West Ham held by Shrewsbury

Harry Kane scored twice in three second-half minutes and Jan Vertonghen added a third for Spurs from long-range with 19 minutes to go. Superior Spurs dominated possession but failed to find a way through a resolute Wimbledon defence in the first half.


Zinedine Zidane tells Manchester United that Cristiano Ronaldo is going nowhere

Zinedine Zidane tells Manchester United that Cristiano Ronaldo is going nowhere

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane said he has no wishes for 2018 other than good health and happiness and that he has not asked the club for any new players in the January transfer window. As always though, I am more interested in what we do tomorrow". The Italian wants the player to come to Stamford Bridge and help them achieve more success.


Liverpool contact Leicester over surprise £40m Mahrez swoop

Liverpool contact Leicester over surprise £40m Mahrez swoop

The 26-year-old winger has been one of the best players in Premier League for the last two seasons, and his contribution in Leicester's surprise title win was enormous. The Reds need a player to replace Philippe Coutinho , who seems to have played his last game for the club. Liverpool had also targeted a move for Thomas Lemar this month but Monaco insisted this week that the France worldwide would not be allowed to leave before the end of the campaign.


Antonio Conte defends Alvaro Morata

Antonio Conte defends Alvaro Morata

The 48-year-old said he advised the club's hierarchy, but nothing more. "David improved a lot his physical condition in the last couple of days". "I'm very happy to work with these players". Bayern Munich are also thought to be interested after sacking Carlo Ancelotti earlier in the season, with fresh reports claiming Paris Saint-Germain are keen to replace Unai Emery with Conte in time for the 2018/19 campaign.