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US Open 2017: Roger Federer survives Frances Tiafoe scare to advance

US Open 2017: Roger Federer survives Frances Tiafoe scare to advance

The five-time US Open champion drew on all of his experience to quell Tiafoe's power and take a 2-1 lead, but the youngster failed to read the script as he took the match to a deciding set. Nadal who was the champion at Flushing Meadows in 2010 and 2013 - faced early pressure under the roof of Arthur Ashe Stadium as his opponent came out firing.


Frances Tiafoe 'proud' of performance against Roger Federer

Frances Tiafoe 'proud' of performance against Roger Federer

Federer , the 19-time major victor who is chasing a record sixth US Open title, said he was grateful that he had already got a look at Tiafoe in Miami. I was maybe a bit anxious about my back issue but was eventually able to let go. When he had to come back out and serve, Tiafoe was a bit flat. The young American, ranked 70, showed great composure to serve out the set to love but then mysteriously abandoned the tactics that had been working so well, instead choosing to rush to the net.


Chiefs trade for OL Cameron Erving

Chiefs trade for OL Cameron Erving

Somehow, they turned Erving into a fifth-round pick. If Erving is dealt, he'll join a long list of recent first round picks since 2011 who are no longer with the team. Erving's roster spot was tenuous. This preseason, he said he felt much more comfortable at right tackle, where he didn't have to be responsible for sliding the protections and all the other responsibilities at center.


Ball family releases preview of Facebook reality show

Ball family releases preview of Facebook reality show

In addition to that powerful scene, you can tell that there will be a whole lot of laughs and fun from the Ball family, as LaVar attempts to push his three sons, Los Angeles Lakers point guard Lonzo , LaMelo and LiAngelo , to greater heights.


Harvey's venomous horror: Floating nests of fire ants

Harvey's venomous horror: Floating nests of fire ants

Stefan Cover, an entomologist and curatorial assistant at Harvard's Museum of Comparative Zoology, said the insects, which are native to southern Brazil and northern Argentina, are known to dwell near the floodplains of rivers, where seasonal flooding often occurs.


Eden Hazard's younger brother Kylian signs with Chelsea's development squad

Eden Hazard's younger brother Kylian signs with Chelsea's development squad

Conte's men have had to bounce back with out winger Eden Hazard , who remains sidelined through injury, and Courtois insists there is plenty of room for improvement at Stamford Bridge in the battle to hang on to their title. The youngest of the brothers, Ethan, just 14 years old, plays for the youth academy of Trubisz. The route Kylian has taken within his football career has been different, compared to his brothers, with it seemingly more down-to-earth than the others.