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Need to learn from US Open defeat to Nishikori, says Murray

Need to learn from US Open defeat to Nishikori, says Murray

He will face eighth seed Kei Nishikori of Japan who again overcame a first set blackout to beat Spain's Fernando Verdasco 0-6, 6-4, 6-4, 6-0. Murray's reward is a reprise of last year's US Open quarter-final against Kei Nishikori - a dramatic match in which a random belch of noise from the PA system on Arthur Ashe Stadium triggered a switch in momentum, and an exhausting five-set win for Nishikori.



Nashville Predators' raucous chant tradition started with just 3 fans

The Predators have never been strangers to diamonds in the rough, going back to when they took Pekka Rinne 258 overall in 2004 after Rinne had been passed over in three drafts. The catfish is also wrapped in what I am presuming is the rally towels or shirts the Predators were giving away at the stadium that day, but that is far less impressive and important as the aforementioned hat and toy penguin.


Sir Ben Ainslie's team bounce back to secure America's Cup play-off place

Sir Ben Ainslie's team bounce back to secure America's Cup play-off place

However, with Oracle Team USA's place in the America's Cup Match already assured as the Defenders of the "Auld Mug", Emirates Team New Zealand were handed the opportunity to select their opposition in the next stage after finishing as the next highest seeded team from the final qualifiers standings.


Team India encounters Vijay Mallya in London, avoid him

Team India encounters Vijay Mallya in London, avoid him

Vijay Mallya's presence at the Virat Kohli hosted charity ball in London raised eyebrows after the former Royal Challengers Bangalore owner attended the event. The players were very uncomfortable. "I intend to attend all games to cheer the India team", Mallya wrote on Twitter. Sources also revealed that Mallya had the ICC Champions Trophy match privileges, comprising a stadium pass and also a pitch pass.



Predators even Cup Final at 2-2 with 4-1 win

The Predators eventually got two more goals in the game to win 4-1 and even the series at 2-2. That sequence loomed especially large whenever Arvidsson beat Murray glove side on a breakaway for a 3-1 Predators lead at 13:08 of the second period .