Guitar man Kevin Anderson wants rhythm not blues against Roger Federer
Guitar man Kevin Anderson wants rhythm not blues against Roger Federer
Wimbledon set for 'Manic Monday' as 4th round starts
11 July, 2018, 00:31
Federer took his tally of consecutive sets won on London's hallowed grass courts to 32 with a 6-0 7-5 6-4 dispatch of risky French left-hander Adrian Mannarino.
In the first set of his round of 16 clash against Frenchman Adrian Mannarino, Federer had an opportunity to be playful with a dead ball that was bouncing towards him.
Federer, who will face either Kevin Anderson or Gael Monfils in the last eight, needed just 16 minutes to wrap up the opening set against Mannarino. It was a year in which he won the Australian Open, Wimbledon and the US Open, while he ended the season with a 70-6 record, but more significantly, a 10-1 showing against Federer and Nadal. "I knew he was much better than that first set and I think he showed that".
Federer has now won 32 consecutive sets at Wimbledon to move within one straight-sets victory of breaking his previous longest streak at the All England Club, when he won 34 in a row between the third round in 2005 and the final in 2006. In 2017, in a video interview with Wimbledon, Tendulkar said that he has been following the Swiss maestro for the last 10 years and spoke about how he admires Federer as a person because he is humble and kind.
Bertens and Pliskova had reached the fourth round at Wimbledon for the first time.
Thereafter it was Federer's familiar playground as he rattled off ridiculously easy wins over Dusan Lajovic, Lukas Lacko, Jan-Lennard Struff and Adrian Mannarino, a Who's Who of "Who?" to many.
Juan Martin del Potro powered through to only his second Wimbledon quarter-final after beating Gilles Simon.
But that third-round fixture was a natural, with a three-time champion playing the British No 1. He made it and also, in a fantastic way.' Nadal himself said: 'I am not thinking every day about that final. Shouldn't really happen, but thankfully they do for me.
After seven years of struggles, Rafael Nadal is finally looking like a contender again at Wimbledon.
Williams celebrated her milestone 100th match at The All England Club with a 90th win, needing just a tick over an hour to see off Russian qualifier and fellow tennis mum Evgeniya Rodina 6-2 6-2.
Del Potro was leading Simon two sets to one - 7-6 (7-1) 7-6 (7-5) 5-7 - when their fourth-round match was suspended under fading light.
Khachanov's display was flashy but full of errors, and Djokovic was ruthless in punishing them, coming through 6-4 6-2 6-2 to set up a last-eight meeting with Kei Nishikori.
Raonic has the greater experience at Wimbledon, however, reaching at least the last eight in four of his past five appearances here - including a run to the 2016 final where he was beaten by home favourite Andy Murray.
Congress is likely to oppose troop withdrawals and could pass legislation to prevent Trump from using money to move the military. But Hutchinson, and the USA ambassador to Russia Jon Huntsman, gave upbeat assessments of the upcoming meetings.
For most parts of the first half, the Swiss players maintained more possession, but first few good chances came in the other way. In stoppage time, Michael Lang was sent off for Switzerland for a professional foul on Sweden substitute Martin Olsson .
James is now eligible to sign a five-year supermax deal with the Cavaliers that would be worth $205 million over five seasons. The Lakers could take a conservative approach by signing James, and retaining Julius Randle, who is a restricted free agent.
Jaroslaw Kaczynski , the leader of the party, said that Ms. that Gersdorf and her supporters were "doomed to fail miserably". Lech Wałęsa has also suggested he will protest , saying on his Facebook that the reforms were "enough to destroy Poland".
He said the incident has elevated their awareness of security for the team as they play global games in the future. Basketball Australia said on social media that all the Boomers team were safe and well after the incident .
The department has manually reviewed the cases of all 11,800 children in its custody by working nights and weekends, White said. Young immigrants and arrive with their parents at the Catholic Charities RGV after they were processed and released by U.S.
In some areas, 90-degree temperatures could remain lingering into Friday , he said , noting Saturday then would be the best bet. The National Weather Service and AccuWeather both are predicting a chance of showers and thunderstorms sometime after 2 p.m.
I am thinking of our team being able to play in different ways. "Russia would not have progressed if it was not a good team. We have a good opponent in the next round, it will be hard ", said Lovren , who is expected to return to the starting XI.
Steve Daines, he noted that he was up for re-election in 2020, adding to cheers that they were going to be "running together". But while Trump's willingness to blast taboos helped him in 2016, there is no guarantee it will work in the midterms.
The 34-year-old midfielder has signed for Japanese club Vissel Kobe after spending his entire senior career at Barcelona . Spain was more urgent in extra time after being too passive when it dominated the ball in the 90 minutes of regular time.
John Bolton said top U.S. diplomat Mike Pompeo will be discussing that plan with North Korea in the near future. The post of the USA ambassador to South Korea was vacant for more than a year after Trump took office in 2017.
Woman killed in crash of helicopter into Va. condo
The Federal Aviation Administration reported that the aircraft was an R44 helicopter with only the pilot onboard. As of 9pm search and rescue efforts are still underway, but at least one fatality has been confirmed.
England fans damage ambulance, set record for emergency calls
Yet the performances of Gareth Southgate's squad - the second youngest at the tournament - are being celebrated wildly back home. The 1966 World Cup champions last reached the semifinals in 1990, losing the first of a series of haunting penalty shootouts.
Iran says Trump 'destabilising' oil market
Iran's Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh talks to journalists at the beginning of an OPEC meeting in Vienna, Austria, June 22, 2018. The American Petroleum Institute, an industry body, was said to report that stockpiles fell by 4.51 million barrels.
Scott Pruitt resigns as head of EPA
But at the same time , Pruitt was one of the most effective implementers of the President's agenda. Trump writes on Twitter , "Within the Agency Scott has done an outstanding job".
At least 17 deaths in Quebec attributed to heat
Temperatures will hit 33 degrees C on Wednesday, before falling to 31 on Thursday and then 27 on Friday, the agency said. He said that while the mercury will remain "elevated", overnight lows in the mid-teens will provide relief to many.
White House declines to name Supreme Court candidates
Possible nominees being eyed include Thomas Hardiman, who serves alongside Trump's sister on the Philadelphia-based 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, and Raymond Kethledge, a federal appeals court judge who clerked for Kennedy.
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