Friday, 23 February 2018
Latest news
Main » 2-time champ Nadal loses 15-13 in 5th set at Wimbledon

2-time champ Nadal loses 15-13 in 5th set at Wimbledon

11 July 2017

He got a boost later when one of his main rivals, Spanish fourth seed Rafael Nadal, who was in his half of the draw, was knocked out by Luxembourg's 16th seed Gilles Muller.

If Halep beats Konta in the last eight, she will become world number one. Murray, the defending champion, will face Benoit Paire before Federer arrives at Centre Court.

Nadal had won 28 consecutive completed sets at major tournaments, equaling his personal best. She was the first woman to win her debut tour-level title at a Grand Slam tournament since 1979.

Federer is 1.14 for the win today, with bet365 Sports posting odds in his favor. while Dimitrov needs to pull off the upset win at 5.50. bet365 Sports is offering their incredibly popular live in play odds throughout the match, with live streaming of all the action for their members.

RT America: Terrifying' wildfires force almost 8000 to evacuate in California
Crews are dealing with the Stone and Alamo fires in San Luis Obispo County, along with the Whittier Fire in Santa Barbara County. She said they waited in a dining hall while firefighters fought the fire and the counselors sprayed down the area with water.

Czech 11th seed Tomas Berdych, the 2010 runner-up, downed eighth-seeded Dominic Thiem of Austria 6-3 6-7 (1/7) 6-3 3-6 6-3 to reach the quarterfinals on Monday, while Querrey booked his shot at Murray with a five-set victory over Kevin Anderson. "Whereas with Rafa's confidence, I thought he was also going to be there", said Federer, who has a cold.

It's the business end of the tournament and instead of the early stages messily merging into the last 16 match-ups, the tournament presses the re-set button and the pause amplifies the sense of drama to come.

The British No.1 is the first woman from these shores to reach the last eight since Jo Durie in 1984.

It will be a sunny and dry start for SW19 but rain could disrupt afternoon play, the Met Office said.

DPRK warns of imminent nuclear war following U.S. live-fire bombing
They brought them to Pyongyang to both work directly on North Korean programs, and to train North Koreans. Weber, former assistant secretary of defense for nuclear, chemical and biological weapons defense.

"It's important to get through to the second week", the 18-time Grand Slam victor continued.

Muguruza holds a 4-3 career lead over Kerber, having won all of the last four meetings including in the Wimbledon fourth round two years ago. On Court 12, look out for French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko, who faces fourth seed Elena Svitolina of Ukraine.

Kuznetsova was the first to finish her match on Monday, beating Agnieszka Radwanska 6-2, 6-4.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the seven-time champion now stands alone atop the Open Era list for most Wimbledon quarter-final appearances.

Tesla starts production of Model 3, images revealed
When Denmark announced it would phase out tax breaks for electric vehicles, Musk himself warned that Tesla sales would take a hit. The very first Tesla Model 3 has rolled off the production line - and Elon Musk will be taking it home as a birthday present.

Angelique Kerber's reign at world No 1 was ended by Spain's Garbine Muguruza, who won a high-class contest 4-6, 6-4, 6-4.

2-time champ Nadal loses 15-13 in 5th set at Wimbledon