Next up could be in-form 2016 Australian Open champion Angelique Kerber, who plays Donna Vekic later and is starting to show glimpses of her best again after a miserable a year ago. The Russian will now face the victor of Angelique Kerber and Donna Vekic in what will be an attractive third-round encounter, regardless of whoever the opponent will be. It was her 11th win, including the Sydney International title last week.
"It's a testament to how many great first- and second-round matches we have", Konta said of the early upsets.
Top-seeded Simona Halep overcame an injured left ankle to beat Australian wildcard entry Destanee Aiava 7-6 (5), 6-1 while Stan Wawrinka battled past Ricardas Berankis in the first round of the Australian Open.
"I felt like I have got a lot of things out of the way physically and emotionally and mentally a year ago with - there was a lot of firsts again for me, playing the first tournament, first grand slam, and just different feelings and what it would be routinely. I was watching this tournament with a box of Kleenex next to me sick (last year)", said Sharapova, who next faces 2016 champion Angelique Kerber or Donna Vekic. Yet another break handed Djokovic the chance to serve for the set and despite Young finally mustering a break back of his own, Djokovic took the set in routine fashion. Both matches went the distance and were up their for match of the tournament.
It's supposed to be even hotter on Friday, with a forecast high of 42 Celsius (108 Fahrenheit).
The 2016 Australian Open victor beat fellow German Friedsam 6-0, 6-4 to win her tenth match in a row this season.
"I've been putting in a lot of hours on the court in the last couple of weeks and I played a lot of practice sets".
"I felt like I have got a lot of things out of the way physically and emotionally and mentally previous year with. there was a lot of firsts again for me, playing the first tournament, first Grand Slam, and just different feelings and what it would be routinely", she said.
British number one Johanna Konta was in dominant form in the opening match on Hisense Arena, hitting 37 winners and eight aces to dispatch Madison Brengle 6-3 6-1. In contrast, Struff has failed to get further than the second round ever, at any Grand Slam.
"I made a choice by coming back and by playing again", she said. A forehand cross-court victor set up the break point, and a backhand victor put her a game away from victory.
Sharapova served the suspension for taking controversial medication meldonium during the 2016 Australian Open.
Pera lost in the final round of qualifying and got into the tournament when Margarita Gasparyan withdrew because of a shoulder injury. "I played ideal tennis, like I never stopped". "I was checking the tickets to fly back". I'm very happy with the second serve. The two met just once in 2017, where Djokovic won in straight sets.
A "vote for net neutrality" lists all senators and whether they have supported the bill and encourages people to the holdouts. Republicans have used the act to repeal regulations from the Obama administration, the report said.
Cindy is working to get him back to the United States, but she said it could be 18 months before he even gets a hearing. The family, including daughter Soleil and son Jorge Jr. have been forced into therapy over the loss of their father.
The advancements include easier sharing and connectivity, simpler controls for the television, and syncing with other devices. Samsung claims, "The Q9S incorporates AI technology to deliver clear and pristine 8K resolution for any type of content".
Last season he netted 40 goals in all competitions and this season, so far he has scored 21 goals in 23 outings. Aubameyang, one of Europe's most renowned goal threats, has been linked to a potential move to North London.
They didn't miss the Belgian worldwide too much as goals from Anthony Martial and Jesse Lingard gave the away side a 2-0 win. Paul Pogba has hailed Manchester United's collective win against Everton , snapping a five-game winless run.
WDIV reported that the girl's January 1 death was not the first time police have been called to the couple's mobile home. Brad Fields, 28, faces murder, child abuse and torture charges in the death of Gabrielle Barrett on January 1, 2018.
Democrats and some Republican lawmakers criticized the president's choice of words and called for him to apologize . The United Nations human rights office rejected the president's remark, which they labeled as "racist".
Gabriel Jesus could be fit for Manchester City's Champions League game against Basel on February 13, according to Pep Guardiola . They fell 2-1 at Liverpool in the FA Cup despite a goal from Gylfi Sigurdsson, and then they sold Barkley to Chelsea .
The company is 69% male and 56% white, although Google does not report how many describe themselves as "conservative". Google terminated Damore for the memo, saying it was contrary to the company's basic values and code of conduct.
The American Red Cross is issuing an urgent call for blood and platelet donors Monday to help tackle a winter blood shortage . Eligible donors with types O, A negative and B negative blood are urged to make a Power Red donation, where available.
The Cranberries' Dolores O'Riordan Dies At 46
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White House pushes back over Trump N. Korea quote
White House press secretary Sarah Sanders continues to slice 'em and dice 'em - fake news stories, that is. Trump would not say whether he has ever spoken to Kim, whom he has mocked as "Little Rocket Man".
Falcons fall to Eagles 15-10, ending Atlanta's playoff run
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Ashleigh Barty vs Angelique Kerber
ASH Barty will need to become the first player to defeat Angelique Kerber in 2018 if she is to win the Sydney International. Kerber on form deserves favouritism but Barty should be backed by a strong home crowd and that will give her confidence.
Black Widow is Going to Get Her Own Marvel Movie… Probably
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Millie Bobby Brown to play 'detective Holmes'
This will be Brown's second major film after Legendary and Warner Bros.'s Godzilla: King of Monsters which will release in 2019. Even so, the idea of Millie Bobby Brown solving crimes in 1880s England is definitely enough to get us excited.
Cam Newton Famous CTE Expert Calls BS ... That's a Concussion
Newton took a hard hit in the fourth quarter in which he claimed his helmet came down over his eyes and hurt his right eye. Yet, a few yards from the sideline, he stopped and collapsed to the ground, going on all fours and staring at the ground.
Packers hire Brian Gutekunst as general manager
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