Former champion Maria Sharapova found inspiration in a change of dress to put away unseeded American Lauren Davis 6-1, 6-7 (5), 6-0 at the Australian Open on Friday to set up an intriguing fourth round match with rising Swiss talent Belinda Bencic.
Spanish giants Real Madrid have been training hard under new coach Zinedine Zidane and they have recovered their lost enthusiasm following the departure of Rafa Benitez, according to star forward Cristiano Ronaldo.
Boring, lackluster, frustrating, indecisive, slow, lacking excitement, lacking goals etc are some of the words that have been used to describe Louis van Gaal’s Manchester United so far this season. Lacking depth, inexperienced, weak defensively, inconsistent and so on are some of the adjectives used for Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool. Match day 21 saw both the teams fail to win against Newcastle United and Arsenal, respectively. Were the matches boring? Not even a little bit.
Top seed and defending champion Novak Djokovic’s road to a sixth Australian Open title starts with a first-round match against South Korean young gun Chung Hyeon, while women’s champion Serena Williams faces feisty Italian Camila Giorgi.
It has been over two weeks since the first edition of the Pro-Wrestling League (PWL) ended. The league brought the sport to Indian living rooms, and that explains the sizeable crowds that thronged the Capital’s Indira Gandhi Stadium for the semifinal and final legs.