Former world No.1s and ex-Australian Open champions Maria Sharapova of Russian Federation and Angelique Kerber of Germany on Thursday eased past Latvia's Anastasija Sevastova and Croatia's Donna Vekic respectively to set up an intriguing match in the third round of the Australian Open. Chung beat fourth-seeded Alexander Zverev 5-7, 7-6 (3), 2-6, 6-3, 6-0 six days after a win over No. 32 Mischa Zverev in the first round.
Sharapova will leave Melbourne with some positive takeaways.
Sharapova, who will turn 31 in April, has farther to go to crank back her clock.
Kerber's year-end ranking dropped from No. 1 in 2016 to 21 a year ago, when she failed to defend her Australian or U.S. Open titles.
Six-time Australian Open champion Djokovic continued his comeback from six months out with an injured right elbow, beating No. 21 Albert Ramos-Vinolas 6-2, 6-3, 6-3.
Halep has been travelling under the radar somewhat at Melbourne Park as she works her way towards a maiden Grand Slam title. "I'm nearly dead", Halep said of the match which equaled Chanda Rubin's win over Arantxa Shanchez Vicario in 1996 - also 48 games - for the Australian Open record in terms of most games.
Simona Halep survived an almighty scare as American Lauren Davis pushed her all the way in a titanic three-setter which lasted 3 hours and 44 minutes. "I will try to continue my run and playing good like I played also here like the last two matches".
In March, he shared the details of their dreamy love story with People , revealing, "I've known Cherry since I was 11". Ed Sheeran has become engaged to his girlfriend Cherry Seaborn , the British singer-songwriter announced Saturday.
It comes just one day after Donald Tusk, president of the European Council, said he was open to a "change of heart" from the UK. The Prime Minister's only other option could therefore be to leave with no deal and trade under World Trade Organisation rules.
Each year on Epiphany, Orthodox believers take part in mass bathing to commemorate the baptism of Christ in the River Jordan. Epiphany, which is celebrated on January 19, is one of the most important holidays in the Russian Orthodox tradition.
It looked like Carroll would be heading to Stamford Bridge , but his latest injury has ruined his chance of securing a move. It is reported that the Blues enquired as to the availability of Dzeko and plan to hold more talks with AS Roma next week.
Many hospitals have recently set up additional treatment areas , including tents, to handle the influx of flu patients. Loma Linda University Medical Center put up a surge tent after New Year's because of an influx of flu patients.
Rosewall doesn't mind if Federer breaks his record of being the oldest men's Grand Slam champion in the professional era. McEnroe chimed in, "Which one's better?" "Roger, tonight you seemed like a gazelle out there on the court", Ferrell said.
Following the incidents, both the tech firms have rerouted employee buses keeping in mind the safety of their employees. According to an email sent to Apple staff, the first attack took place last Friday, followed by four more on Tuesday.
The cryptocurrency market is notoriously volatile but events in South Korea appear to have a disproportionate effect on trading. Senior market analyst at ETX said that the boom of cryptocurrencies may come to an end.
Another feature is the ability to access WhatsApp Business messages on desktop , which is important for enterprise customers. Unfortunately, there's no mention of an iOS version of WhatsApp Business app , but it will probably come later on.
But that report did not contain the interview with Clifford and states that "neither Donald nor Stormy has commented". Colbert also likened Daniels' interaction with Trump that night to the President's relationship with Vladimir Putin.
Egypt's ex-army chief of staff announces bid for presidency
Sisi has promised not to run for a third term, but is likely to cruise to a second term given the clampdown on opponents. On January 8, Egypt's National Electoral Commision (NEC) announced the timetable of Egypt's 2018 presidential elections.