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US Open: Roger Federer survives first round scare

US Open: Roger Federer survives first round scare

Five-time US Open champion Roger Federer survives an opening-round scare to battle past American teenager Frances Tiafoe in five sets at Flushing Meadows. Open. "My focus has been more on the back, making sure I can play the tournament rather than being well-prepared. I believe this is going to give me great confidence in my game and my body".


Chelsea target a Premier League striker plus an Arsenal star

Chelsea target a Premier League striker plus an Arsenal star

Once a manager loses his dressing room, then he should be sacked. Tottenham have had a disappointing start to the season, with Sunday's 1-1 draw with Burnley following their 2-1 home loss to Chelsea the week before. Most of the top six will also be looking to make some late signings of their own on Thursday. Antonio Ruediger put in another good shift in defence, Alvaro Morata is scoring and grabbing assists while Tiemoue Bakayoko is gradually bedding in.


Spurs in battle with West Ham for Barcelona midfielder

Spurs in battle with West Ham for Barcelona midfielder

Tottenham Hotspur and West Ham United are reportedly locked in a battle to sign Barcelona midfielder Andre Gomes on loan. The Portugal global only joined Barca from Valencia last summer when penning a long-term contract with the club, and went on to make 47 appearances in all competitions.


Riyad Mahrez transfer: Leicester star leaves Algeria camp, Spurs and Chelsea keen

Riyad Mahrez transfer: Leicester star leaves Algeria camp, Spurs and Chelsea keen

Riyad Mahrez has been given permission by the Algeria national team to return to Europe in order to seal his Leciester City exit on transfer deadline day. "On Thursday morning the squad will fly without him to Lusaka to face Zambia on Saturday at 15:00 local time (14:00 Algerian time)", the Algerian Football Association said in a statement.


West Indies chase down 322 in remarkable win over England

West Indies chase down 322 in remarkable win over England

Westley registered single figure scores in both knocks at Headingley while Stoneman and Malan each contributed important second-innings fifties to bolster their claims for a trip to Australia , and Bayliss was cheered by what he saw from the pair.


West Indies chase down 322 in remarkable win over England

West Indies chase down 322 in remarkable win over England

Westley registered single figure scores in both knocks at Headingley while Stoneman and Malan each contributed important second-innings fifties to bolster their claims for a trip to Australia , and Bayliss was cheered by what he saw from the pair.