Russia’s Nikita Liamin/Viacheslav Krasilnikov and Poland’s Kantor/Losiak came up with straight-set wins over their rivals to progress to the final of the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour Kish Island 3-Star on Saturday. Liamin/Krasilnikov outplayed Germany’s Lorenz Schumann/Julius Thole 2-0 (21-19, 21-15), while Kantor/Losiak overpowered Stoyanovskiy/Yarzutkin 2-0 (21-13, 21-17) in the
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Second-seeded Karolina Pliskova and third-seeded Dominika Cibulkova both lost their opening matches at the Dubai Tennis Championships on Tuesday. Plikova fell 6-2, 6-4 to Kristina Mladenovic, while Cibulkova lost 6-2, 4-6, 6-2 to Ekaterina Makarova in the second round after both had received byes.
Crowned World Junior champion some ten weeks ago in Cape Town, South Africa when he captured the imagination of all present; Japan’s Tomokazu Harimoto once again, this time in the city of New Delhi at the Seamaster 2017 ITTF World Tour India Open, stunned the crowd. Not only did he
On a night of fluctuating fortunes and thrilling football, Pep Guardiola’s side were on the precipice in this tournament before dragging themselves back to ensure they go into the return in Monaco with a priceless lead. Raheem Sterling gave Manchester City a 26th-minute advantage after fine work by Leroy Sane
Atletico Madrid took a significant step towards the Champions League quarter-finals with a 4-2 win at Bayer Leverkusen on Tuesday night. Saul Niguez and Antoine Griezmann gave Atletico a 2-0 half-time lead at the BayArena. Kevin Gameiro, with a penalty, restored the two-goal advantage after Karim Bellarabi had pulled one back.