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Wozniacki cruises into Open last 16

Wozniacki cruises into Open last 16

I got a second chance". Wozniacki was 5-1 down and facing two match points in third set against No. 119-ranked Jana Fett before deciding she had no choice but to attack. Bondarenko once again took a 5-3 lead in the second set, and this time she put the match back on level terms. I was kind of lucky."Then I felt her tighten up just slightly".


Simona Halep outlasts Lauren Davis in epic

Simona Halep outlasts Lauren Davis in epic

Halep's agonisingly hard-fought contest with USA's Lauren Davis equalled the record for most games played at the Australian Open, set by Chandra Rubin and Arantxa Sanchez Vicario in the 1996 quarter-final. The American described had to call a medical timeout late in the third set - and she has explained the full extent of the toe-curling problem. "I just feel that my muscles are gone".



Arsenal 'target' Malcom faces rap over video

It's not yet clear whether the Brazilian winger will link-up with Tottenham now, be loaned back to Bordeaux for the rest of the season or if the deal will simply be scheduled for July 1st but it looks like Spurs are on the verge of completing their first signing of the January window.


Brighton vs Chelsea Preview: Under fire Conte sure to demand win

Brighton vs Chelsea Preview: Under fire Conte sure to demand win

And while the former Italy boss was not willing to talk about individuals, he did hint some help would be welcomed. "My priority before that is to convince the player to work for the team", Conte said . Conte confirmed new £15m signing Ross Barkley , will be fit to be on the bench today. Antonio Conte has publicly warned his Chelsea players not to dive on the field of play and it remains to be seen how the manager's tough words affect the squad.


Adebayor exposes Wenger lie which made him hate Arsenal

Adebayor exposes Wenger lie which made him hate Arsenal

But it appears Arsenal have not given up hope of keeping the Germany worldwide and former Gunners striker Smith says he has heard they are close to an agreement. He will also be well aware that some midfielders are staking their claim for a World Cup spot on a weekly basis in the Premier League , for example Jack Wilshere .


Australian Open 2018: Roger Federer breezes through opener in Melbourne

Australian Open 2018: Roger Federer breezes through opener in Melbourne

Sharapova could next meet No. 14-seeded Anastasija Sevastova , who beat her at the U.S. Open a year ago in her return to a Grand Slam to tournament. "I was coming into the match knowing it was going to be a big challenge for both of us". She is now on a 10-match win streak after a ideal early season.