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Shapovalov becomes youngest Madrid Open semi-finalist

Shapovalov becomes youngest Madrid Open semi-finalist

Shapovalov had lost to Zverev in the Montreal Masters semi-finals past year and before this week had never won a main tour clay-court match. While Thiem admits the conditions in Madrid suit him perfectly - it is where he reached his first Masters 1000 final previous year - he also believes he produced exceptional tennis to overcome the King of Clay.


Mauricio Pochettino to hold talks with Toby Alderweireld

Mauricio Pochettino to hold talks with Toby Alderweireld

I think some people underestimate how tough it has been at times - 38 games away from home in the Premier League , really, and in a competitive league. England global Kane scored the winning goal as Tottenham beat Newcastle United 1-0 on Wednesday to secure a Premier League top-four finish and qualify for the Champions League for a third successive campaign.


Chinese star sprinter Su: Diamond League result beyond expectation

Chinese star sprinter Su: Diamond League result beyond expectation

After an Asian-record-breaking feat in 60 meters in the indoor season of 2018, China top star sprinter was expected to renew his own 100m national record of 9.99 seconds. In the men's 800m Kenya's Wycliffe Kinyamal broke the meeting record with a PB of 1:43.91 for victory, just ahead of Jonathan Kitilit with 1:43.95.


Klopp to focus on Brighton game

Klopp to focus on Brighton game

Liverpool's last four home league victories have seen them win both halves and they should be able to pick off a Brighton side with little to play for and a poor away record. Brighton & Hove Albion travel to Anfield this weekend to face one of the 2017/18 Champions League finalists in a game that means absolutely nothing to them, other than pride, as they're seven points clear of the drop.


Simpson extends lead at Players

Simpson extends lead at Players

There is another Australian-held record Simpson can surpass on Sunday - Steve Elkington's seven-shot triumph in 1997 is the biggest victory margin at golf's unofficial fifth major. And I will approach my game (on Sunday) the same way I did today. Fourteen-time major victor Tiger Woods (71) finished on the cut line at one under, as did world number two Justin Thomas (70) and world number four Jordan Spieth (68).



Conte Excuses Chelsea's Lost Season Ahead of Newcastle Clash

The Blues who won the title last season are in danger of missing out on a place in the Champions League next term following a disappointing campaign. "Other people will judge our position, judge the situation, take the right evaluation after two years of work, and then understand which is now Chelsea's position is in in the panoramic of football".