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Djokovic beats Thiem in strong comeback after 6-month absence

Djokovic beats Thiem in strong comeback after 6-month absence

Federer beat Rafael Nadal in the final here a year ago on his return from six months on the sidelines and is seeded No. 2 as he bids for a 20th Grand Slam singles title. "Defending a title the very first time is the hard part... if you don't win, it's all dramatic but later on in life you take it as it comes, try your best and if it works out, great but if it doesn't, it just doesn't".


#NDZ will not succeed Zuma as president, says ANC

#NDZ will not succeed Zuma as president, says ANC

A number of ANC national executive committee members (NEC) who spoke to the Mail and Guardian , confirmed the behind-the-scenes negotiations with Zuma, and said they were aware of some of his conditions - but said that Zuma was asking too much of Ramaphosa.


Major injury boost for Liverpool ahead of Manchester City game

Major injury boost for Liverpool ahead of Manchester City game

They are not going to lose five games out of the last 16 and remember their rivals would still have to have a ideal record from their remaining games. "If I was my players I wouldn't want my manager talking about other things". "The team's tactics should be as tuned as possible and I haven't made a decision so far [on who starts]".


Iowa 104, IL 97 (OT): 3 takeaways, highlights

Iowa 104, IL 97 (OT): 3 takeaways, highlights

The buzz-beater didn't faze Iowa, as the team took control by scoring the first nine points of OT. Pace knocked down a free-throw halfway into the overtime period giving the Panthers the final lead of the game and secured their second victory of the season.


No 'Doc' Emrick on NBC's Olympic hockey coverage

No 'Doc' Emrick on NBC's Olympic hockey coverage

Events at the 2018 Winter Olympics that will include 4K coverage are the Opening Ceremony, hockey, figure skating, short track speed skating, ski jumping and snowboard big air competitions. Folks using Samsung, Google, Windows, and Android and iOS devices will be able to access the content via the NBC Sports VR app. Slalom racer Naoki Yuasa will make his third Olympic appearance after qualifying at the national championships last month.


Pacers can't find way to beat depleted Heat

Pacers can't find way to beat depleted Heat

Despite being on the second night of a back-to-back, the Slovenian was as sharp as ever on attacks to the basket and mid-range jumpers off the pick-and-roll. Victor Oladipo filled the stat sheet with a game-high 26 points, seven rebounds, four assists and three steals but IN shot an abominable 1-for-18 from beyond the arc.