With yet another decent season, Julia Goerges followed up on her success from the previous year with some solid results as the German managed to qualify for the WTA Elite Trophy held in Zhuhai for the second consecutive year. The German found herself two points away from defeat in the second set against the resurgent qualifier Eugenie Bouchard.
Bouchard, who was once ranked as high as No. 5, played her most recent final in 2014, losing to Czech Republic's Petra Kvitova at the Wuhan Open in China.
"This tournament is so special for me because it was my first WTA tournament when I was 14 years old, and the next year when I was 15, in the main draw", she said.
Cardinals: We're not trading Patrick Peterson
At 1-6, the 2018 season is already a lost one for the Cardinals and trading Peterson would allow them to build for the future. That won't stop Peterson from begging to be sent off to another team though, as his desired destination has leaked.
Her opponent will be Belinda Bencic after the Swiss overcame teenager Dayana Yastremska in a final-set tie-break to win 6-2 3-6 7-6 (7-5).
Bencic will be aiming for her third win on the Tour but her last victory was back in August 2015, while Goerges' fine year saw her make the Wimbledon semifinals and win the Auckland Open in January. She will meet Bencic for the first time. Goerges claimed an easy win at 2015 Australian Open first round, later that year Bencic avenged that loss in a comeback victory in Stuttgart.
Kerber, a finalist here in 2016, finally held in the ninth game, but couldn't prevent Bertens from serving out the match. A subdued Osaka could not unleash her powerful game and grew frustrated as Stephens drew first blood.
The box office was looking sharp after going under the knife! He also insisted that this " Halloween " will be the final sequel. Jamie Lee Curtis is keen to get behind the camera for a horror movie after starring in the latest Halloween shocker.
Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook told online news website BuzzFeed on Friday that Bloomberg should retract the story. San Jose, California-based Supermicro's motherboards were at the centre of the malware chip allegations.
Bell won't return to the team this week, according to a report from NFL Media, which cites an unidentified team source. The sides would have to negotiate how much of his salary the running back earns during that time, if it comes to that.
The 19 year old has been on loan there since the start of the season, but has struggled for playing time in Chris Wilder's side. Ben Woodburn has made an appearance for Liverpool Under-23s on Sunday, despite now being out on loan at Sheffield United .
The ton was his 14th as India's ODI captain, edging him closer to Ricky Ponting's record 22 as Australian skipper. The Mumbai batsman is the only cricketer in the history of cricket to smash three double hundreds in ODIs.
L'UE entame son bras de fer avec Rome — Budget
Le président du Conseil italien n'a pas tardé à répondre. "Nous n'avons aucun à priori contre le budget italien", a-t-il ajouté. Dans le détail, Bruxelles explique que les dépenses prévues par le gouvernement italien pour 2019 sont bien trop élevées.
La tenante du titre Wozniacki battue — Masters WTA
L'Ukrainienne de 24 ans se mesurera mardi à la gagnante du duel entre Caroline Wozniacki (no 2) et Karolina Pliskova (no 7). La Roumaine Simona Halep , N.1 mondiale, est absente à cause d'une blessure au dos.
Watch NASA release 450,000 gallons of water in 1 minute
While some of the water will evaporate during the launch, specialised channels called water flumes will take away the rest of it. In just over a minute the system releases roughly 450,000 gallons of water, sending it 100 feet into the air.