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Djokovic stunned by Medvedev in semis


Novak Djokovic acknowledged he had ­rarely faced the sort of barrage a resilient Daniil Medvedev used so effectively to shock the world No.1 3-6, 6-3, 6-3 in the Cincinnati Masters semifinals on Saturday.

Smith ruled out of third Ashes Test after concussion

Australia's star batsman Steve Smith has been ruled out of the third Ashes Test beginning on Thursday after suffering concussion, Cricket Australia announced Tuesday.
Source: AFP | 2019/8/20 19:08:41

Murray falls again as singles comeback continues

Andy Murray on Monday fell in the first round of the ATP Winston-Salem Open, where the three-time Grand Slam champion was giving his surgically repaired hip just its second test in singles.
Source: AFP | 2019/8/20 19:08:41

Newcastle striker admits low soccer IQ

Andy Carroll has admitted his soccer IQ was so low he had to use Google to find out who Luis Suarez was when he joined Liverpool in 2011.
Source: AFP | 2019/8/20 19:08:40

US women soccer players' equal pay lawsuit to go to trial in May next year

The equal pay lawsuit filed by US ­women soccer players against the US Soccer Federation has been scheduled to go to trial on May 5, 2020, the players' spokesperson said Monday.
Source: AFP | 2019/8/20 18:48:40

Deaf Korean tennis player Lee notches landmark win

Lee Duck-hee became the first deaf player to win an ATP match on Monday, making a statement with a straight-set win over Henri Laaksonen in Winston-Salem.
Source: AFP | 2019/8/20 18:43:41

Man United held at Wolves

Manchester United were held 1-1 at Wolverhampton Wanderers and missed out on taking top spot in the Premier League on Monday as a sumptuous Ruben Neves strike canceled out Anthony Martial's first-half goal and Paul Pogba missed a late penalty.
Source: Reuters | 2019/8/20 18:43:41

Tiger leaves door open for Presidents Cup

US Presidents Cup captain Tiger Woods said Monday he may select himself to play for the team in December but he would need to see how sharp his game is before making the call.
Source: Agencies | 2019/8/20 18:43:40

China's Lin Dan, Chen Long reach second round at badminton worlds

China's Lin Dan and Chen Long, who won a total of three Olympic champions and seven world titles between them, both advanced to the second round of the World Championships on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/20 8:48:25

Los Angeles Lakers, Dwight Howard considering reunion: report

The Los Angeles Lakers might turn to one of their former players to fill the hole left by the potentially season-ending injury to center DeMarcus Cousins.
Source: AFP | 2019/8/19 19:18:40

Balotelli signs for hometown team Brescia

Mario Balotelli will return to Italy with hometown team Brescia after it was confirmed on Sunday he has signed for the newly promoted club.
Source: AFP | 2019/8/19 19:18:40