Wednesday, 21 Nov 2018
Category: Sports

US Open 2018 day five: Nadal faces Khachanov, Stephens wins – live!

Live updates on the third round at Flushing Meadows Federer will punish Kyrgios if self-indulgence returns Any thoughts? You can email Katy or tweet her here 9.58pm BST Third set: Nadal 5-7, 7-5, 1-0 Khachanov* (*denotes next server) Nadal, having worked so hard to get into the match, could really do without crashing 0-40 down […]

All eyes on Usain Bolt as he makes debut as footballer | Jack Austin

The world’s fastest man was neither good nor did he disgrace himself, but there is a great deal of work to be done “It’s not about Usain Bolt.” Those were the pre-match comments of Central Coast Mariners head coach Mike Mulvey ahead of the game with the Central Coast Select XI on Friday night. That […]

US Open: Nick Kyrgios gets pep talk from umpire to set up Federer clash

• Mohamed Lahyani leaves umpire’s chair to gee up Australian• Roger Federer beats Benoît Paire in straight sets Nick Kyrgios was saved from himself and from possible expulsion from the US Open on day four when the respected chair umpire, Mohamed Lahyani, broke with convention to comfort and warn the emotional young Australian about tanking […]

Novak Djokovic v Tennys Sandgren: US Open men’s singles – live!

Game-by-game updates as Serbian seeks third US Open title Kyrgios gets pep talk from umpire to set up Federer clash Email bryan.graham@theguardian.com or tweet @BryanAGraham 12.58am BST Second set: *Djokovic 6-1, 0-1 Sandgren (*denotes next server) Sandgren desperately needs a drama-free hold to open the second set and it appears as if he’ll get one […]

Manchester United face Juventus and Cristiano Ronaldo in Champions League

• Spurs handed tough draw against Barcelona and Internazionale• Liverpool meet PSG and Napoli; Manchester City play Lyon The Champions League draw dealt José Mourinho an unwelcome visit from Cristiano Ronaldo while Tottenham and Liverpool have fiendishly difficult tasks ahead to escape their respective groups. But there was better news for Manchester City as a […]

Colin Kaepernick grievance set for trial after NFL dismissal request is denied

Former quarterback says he has been blackballed by teams Kaepernick started wave of anthem protests over social injustice Colin Kaepernick’s grievance against the NFL is set to go to trial after an arbitrator turned down what was effectively a request by the league for the case to be dismissed. Kaepernick filed the grievance in October […]