Roger Federer made a shock exit from the US Open on Monday after the five-times champion was beaten by unseeded Australian John Millman in the round of 16. In the second game of the second set he faced seven break points and landed only four of 22 first serves but still held.
Kohlschreiber was denied again in his fifth attempt to win a fourth-round match at the U.S. Open.
The 29-year-old, who was born in Brisbane and is now ranked 55th in the world, was up two sets to one against the Swiss juggernaut and prevailed in a gripping fourth-set tie-break to win 3-6, 7-5, 7-6. 7-6.
"It's a dubious call to me because he's let it happen so many times", commentators were heard saying about a late Sousa challenge call by the umpire. All these players now at the US Open, they get access to the physios on site, but when you have a guy like Roger that every single day his body is getting taken care of, his body is getting worked on, it literally slows the ageing process.' 'Roger has a game style that has such little stress on his body, he floats around the court, he keeps the points short, he's still so quick.
He reached the quarterfinals for an 11th consecutive appearance in NY as he bids for a third US Open championship and 14th Grand Slam trophy.
Novak Djokovic, of Serbia, puts an ice towel around his head during a changeover against Joao Sousa, of Portugal, during the fourth round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament, Monday, Sept. 3, 2018, in NY.
Judge orders U.S. couple to hand crowdfunding money over to homeless veteran
The couple also bought Bobbitt a camper with some of the funds and parked it on land McClure's family owns in Florence. Fallon told the judge that Bobbitt has received about $75,000 from the GoFundMe account, KYW reported .
Ishant sends Rashid packing, England lose their eight wicket
It was young Sam Curran who was the thorn in India's flesh as he scored 78 runs and was the last person to be dismissed. Eventually, on the brink of Tea, he was trapped leg before by Moeen Ali, as England went into the break on a high.
Petrol, diesel prices hit fresh high, go up for 10th consecutive day
On September 3, 2018, the price of petrol in the city was Rs. 86.65 per litre, beating the previous all-time high of Rs. 86.25. In Mumbai petrol touched Rs 86.56 per litre while diesel increased to Rs 75.54 per litre, after a hike of Rs 0.44 per litre.
Madison Keys returned to the U.S. Open quarterfinals with a 6-1, 6-3 victory over No. 29 seed Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia.
He will next face No. 7 seed Marin Cilic who ousted No. 10 seed David Goffin 7-6 (6), 6-2, 6-4. No. 30 seed Navarro defeated 22nd-seeded Sharapova 6-4, 6-3.
The 14th-seeded Keys will play the victor of the Carla Suarez Navarro vs. Maria Sharapova match in the night session at Arthur Ashe Stadium.
Keys lost to Sloane Stephens in last year's final, and also lost to Stephens again this year in the French Open semifinals.
Millman defeated the number two seed 3-6, 7-5, 7-6 (7), 7-6 (3) in a gruelling three-and-a-half hour match to reach his first ever quarter final in a Slam. She still and looked tired to start the second, leaning on her racket between points while falling behind 2-0.
The 19-year-old Vondrousova, who said she dealt with cramping, certainly helped decide the outcome: Of Tsurenko's 107 points, only 17 came via winners; 73 were her opponent's unforced errors.