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Konta crashes out in shock Aus Open defeat to lucky loser

Konta crashes out in shock Aus Open defeat to lucky loser

But I think in terms of building myself back up again and then playing the way I want to play, I think I keep moving forward". Sydney-born Konta first made her mark at Melbourne Park in 2016 when she reached the semi-finals, and she followed it up a year ago by making the last eight.


Muguruza at Australian Open

Muguruza at Australian Open

The Spaniard fell 7-6, 6-4 in the second round to Taipei's Su-Wei Hsieh, whose mix of spins and junk balls were also responsible for dismissing Jo Konta from the first round of the French Open previous year. Konta saved three match points in the ninth game of the second set, then broke Pera to level the set at 5-all. Instead she received only a warning from the match umpire.


ICC honour Ben Stokes with Team of the Year double

ICC honour Ben Stokes with Team of the Year double

Rashid Khan , the Afghanistan legspinner, was named the Associate player of the year and claimed a place in the ODI team of 2017 as well. With 32 ODI centuries, he surely has the record of his hero Sachin Tendulkar's record of 49 tons in his sight and if he maintains his current form, his fans won't have to wait long for him to shatter that milestone.


Texas reportedly hiring Herb Hand away from Auburn

Texas reportedly hiring Herb Hand away from Auburn

Lindsey was an analyst for Auburn in 2013 before spending the next two seasons as the offensive coordinator at Southern Miss, followed by a stint at Arizona State before becoming Auburn's offensive coordinator previous year. "J.B.is a tremendous coach and teacher, is familiar with our players and coaches, and is a great addition to our program". James Crepea is an Auburn beat reporter for Alabama Media Group.


Trevor Ariza, Gerald Green Receive Two-Game Suspensions

Trevor Ariza, Gerald Green Receive Two-Game Suspensions

Although the Clippers defeated the Rockets 113 to 102, Blake Griffin and Trevor Ariza were ejected after elbows, bumps, ripped legwear, and numerous expletives were thrown throughout the game. If they are at full strength for the first time since mid December, hopefully they can focus their attention on the floor and not worry about fights in the locker room.


Netanyahu to Greet Moshe Holtzberg in Mumbai

Netanyahu to Greet Moshe Holtzberg in Mumbai

Amid tight security, accompanied by his grandparents and Indian nanny Sandra Samuel, who also survived the terror attack with him, Moshe made his way to the building in Colaba. "Earlier on his arrival at the Mumbai airport, the child greeted the waiting media with the traditional 'Shalom!" and said, 'Bahut Khushi!' (very happy)'.