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by | September 02, 2017 | 14:54

Murray's withdrawal left Nadal and Roger Federer on the same side of the draw, but had he pulled out earlier, the two greats could have met in the final. If not, you can do it before the draw. Federer closes proceedings on centre court, which was equipped with a roof previous year that could prove helpful as rain might disrupt the action at Flushing Meadows.

by | September 02, 2017 | 13:42

That trio in the heart of the order went 2-for-2 against Cardinal starter Jack Flaherty in his four-inning Major League Baseball debut. Five Cardinals relievers combined to allow one run over the final three innings with Seung Hwan Oh getting his 20th save.

by | September 02, 2017 | 12:44

Lemar, born in the French Caribbean territory of Guadeloupe, insisted he had not let the transfer talk get to him ahead of Thursday's match in which he scored his first goals for his country, including one from a stunning volley. But the north London side's deal fell through after the promising forward turned down the chance to move to Arsenal with some reports suggesting he preferred a move to Liverpool.

by | September 02, 2017 | 11:30

This is the guy who, after winning the Genesis Open, WGC-Mexico Championship and WGC-Dell Match Play Championship, was supposed to dominate the season. Open Championship victor Spieth, who lost to Johnson in a sudden-death playoff Sunday in NY, didn't make a birdie until his 13th hole. McIlroy won here past year and in 2012 to become one of just two players, along with Fiji's Vijay Singh (2004, 2008) to win this event a few times.

by | September 02, 2017 | 10:56

There will be a first-time Grand Slam finalist at the US Open now that 2014 champion Marin Cilic exited in the third round - and the entertaining-on-court, engaging-off-it Shapovalov is one of those who still have a shot at getting that far.

by | September 02, 2017 | 10:37

Schwartzman, who improved to 2-13 against top-10 foes, next meets French 16th seed Lucas Pouille, who defeated Kazakh qualifier Mikhail Kukushkin 2-6, 6-3, 6-4, 6-4. Zverev committed just seven unforced errors during the match. It has been slow but steady progress for the double Wimbledon champion, after sustaining what looked to be career-threatening injuries when she was attacked by an intruder in her home late past year.

by | September 02, 2017 | 10:37

Highway 49 was closed north of Pleasant Valley Road due to fire on both sides of the road. The Ponderosa Fire, started early Tuesday afternoon at Ponderosa Way and Lumpkin Road, east of Lake Oroville in Butte County. 31, 2017 in Riverside. The fire was reported to Cal Fire's emergency command center in Oroville at Tuesday afternoon at about 1:11 p.m. There are evacuation orders for Lumpkin Road from Forbestown Road to CAL FIRE Station 51, including the community of Feather Falls.

by | September 02, 2017 | 10:34

While Houston manager A.J. Hinch knows there is interest in when and where the Astros will play, he was quick to point out that they're far more anxious about what the storm has done to Houston than anything related to baseball. "With the release of the reservoirs that they're having and the fact that it's rained here a lot, I think the chances are probably high that we stay in Tampa (this weekend)", Ryan said in a telephone interview from Houston .

by | September 02, 2017 | 09:52

No. 8 Washington opens its season on the road at High Point Solutions Stadium in New Jersey against Rutgers , while the ninth ranked Wisconsin entertains Utah State at Camp Randall Stadium in Madison. How can you tune in to Friday night's game between Washington and Rutgers? Rutgers went just 2-and-10 in 2016, dropping their final 9 games. The game between the Huskies and Scarlet Knights kicks off at 8:00 p.m.

by | September 02, 2017 | 08:25

The duo have met 17 times with Federer coming out on top on every occasion, however, Thursday's clash may have been their tightest yet. Roger Federer has dropped more sets through the first two matches at the US Open than the entire two-week stretch en route his Wimbledon victory.

by | September 02, 2017 | 06:51

At the same time, residents of Harris County , Texas, living in a chemical plant area were evacuated as a precautionary measure. Local rivers swelled to a major flood stage, county spokeswoman Sharon Trower said. The curfew is a "tool to assess the intentions of the people who are out there", Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo said, warning residents to stay off the streets during the curfew unless "absolutely necessary".

by | September 02, 2017 | 06:48

However, that hasn't been accepted, and the latest to come out of the Monaco camp is that everyone is leaning towards the 21-year-old staying in the south of France rather than moving to Liverpool. Amid the transfer chaos, Lemar - also a target for Liverpool according to reports - scored a stunning goal in France's 4-0 rout of 10-man Netherlands in World Cup qualifying.

by | September 02, 2017 | 06:44

Wenger added the club are prepared to make a "financial sacrifice" as they face losing Sanchez and midfielder Mesut Ozil for free next summer when their contracts expire. "I know we live in an era of transparency but at some stage to respect everybody you have to not talk too much about that". "I am a player of Monaco, I am very happy there,"Lemar told Canal + on global duty".

by | September 02, 2017 | 06:00

The Telegraph are reporting, that PSG would be willing to sell Germany worldwide Julian Draxler to the Gunners but according to the British outlet, the 23-year-old is against a move away from Paris having only signed from Wolfsburg in January.

by | September 02, 2017 | 05:40

Currently, EPS of Acorda Therapeutics, Inc. The company had revenue of $139.40 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $139.81 million. Great West Life Assurance Co. Municipal Employees Retirement System of MI increased its position in Acorda Therapeutics by 3.9% in the second quarter.

by | September 02, 2017 | 05:29

Kearse's role in Seattle's offense has been up in the air this summer. News of Lockett's regular-season return certainly impacts the 11 wide receivers vying for his spot. Kearse, though, also earned high praise from Carroll following Friday's 26-13 win over Kansas City which Kearse helped spearhead with an early 39-yard reception from Wilson - the longest offensive play of the exhibition season for the Seahawks.

by | September 02, 2017 | 04:23

Heading into Friday Arena's men were feeling positive about their chances, sitting in third spot and with three teams due to qualify automatically. The Americans play at Honduras on Tuesday night, then close the hexagonal next month at home against Panama and at Trinidad and Tobago.

by | September 02, 2017 | 04:22

An estimated 25 percent of the region's refining capacity is operational, positioning Corpus Christi as the largest refining center on the Texas Coast that is fully operational. That means Corpus Christi refineries were relatively unscathed by flooding or other problems that are afflicting Houston and Port Arthur-area refineries.

by | September 02, 2017 | 04:03

According to an exclusive report covered by Le10Sport, Liverpool offered 72 million euros plus Divock Origi on loan to the French side, however they are not interested in signing the Belgian worldwide. Lemar is an attacking midfielder who can play either through the middle or on the wings. The Echo also notes that Liverpool remain prepared to pay £70m for Virgil van Dijk if Southampton change their mind and are suddenly willing to sell the centre-back.

by | September 02, 2017 | 03:58

It could creep as far east as MS by Thursday, meaning New Orleans, where Hurricane Katrina unleashed its full wrath in 2005, is in Harvey's path. Foreboding images of Harvey lit up weather radar screens early Tuesday, the 12th anniversary of the day Katrina made landfall in Plaquemines Parish.

by | September 02, 2017 | 03:42

Clearly hampered, he did not win another game, pulling the plug in the fourth set with Shapovalov leading 3-6 6-3 6-3 1-0. "It's never great to win this way", Shapovalov told ESPN on the court at Arthur Ashe Stadium . Proving Montreal was no fluke, Shapovalov claimed another major scalp on Wednesday taking down eighth-seeded Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and will need to produce yet another upset with 12th-seeded Spaniard Pablo Carreno Busta now standing between him and a spot in the ...

by | September 02, 2017 | 03:38

That claim drew a bemused response from officials at the Etihad Stadium. The Gunners brought in just Sead Kolasinac and Alexandre Lacazette this summer, with Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain turning down a new contract to join Liverpool , while Lucas Perez, Joel Campbell and Kieran Gibbs were also offloaded.

by | September 02, 2017 | 03:20

Bryant clearly checked that box, leaving Pittsburgh with full use of a player who has emerged as one of football's most risky red-zone weapons. In fact, Bryant received such clearance just one day before the Steelers' preseason-opener against the New York Giants.

by | September 02, 2017 | 02:37

World No 1 Nadal , meanwhile, began his campaign for a third US Open title with a 7-6 (8/6), 6-2, 6-2 win over Serbia's Dusan Lajovic. "It was exciting and this is why I came to NY, to go through these emotions", he said with a laugh. Also going through to the last 32 was 2009 champion Juan Marten Del Potro, the 24th seeded Argentine, who saw off Spanish qualifier Adrian Menendez-Maceiras 6-2, 6-3, 7-6 (7/3).

by | September 02, 2017 | 02:34

It was yet another pulsating five-set battle for the former champions, but Roger Federer struggled through to register a 6-1, 6-7 (3), 4-6, 6-4, 6-2 win over two-time US Open semifinalist Mikhail Youzhny under an open-roofed Arthur Ashe Stadium, today.