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Serena Williams, semi-finals, Auckland Classic, victory, Germany, Laura Siegemund.

Williams into semi-finals in windy Auckland

01 January, 2020 8:38 am 8:38 am

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – Top seed Serena Williams overcame windy conditions to reach the semi-finals of the Auckland Classic on Friday with a 6-4 6-3 victory over Germany’s Laura Siegemund. The 23-times grand slam winner will meet either third seed Amanda Anisimova or Canada’s Eugenie Bouchard in the last four. Williams had little trouble against the … Read More

Rafael Nadal ,Paris Masters ,Jo-Wilfried Tsonga’s resilience ,victory ,semi-finals.

Nadal edges closer to maiden Paris Masters title

11 November, 2019 11:49 am 11:49 am

PARIS (Reuters) – Rafael Nadal edged closer to a maiden Paris Masters title as he ended local favourite Jo-Wilfried Tsonga’s resilience in a 7-6(4) 6-1 victory to reach the semi-finals. The 19-times grand slam champion, who will take over from Novak Djokovic as world number one on Monday, faced no break points in a ruthless … Read More

Roger Federer ,Greek ,Stefanos Tsitsipas ,semi-finals ,Swiss Indoors championships ,Basel ,50th win ,season

Federer ousts Tsitsipas in Basel semis for 50th win of the season

10 October, 2019 8:36 am 8:36 am

BASEL (Reuters) – Top seed Roger Federer dispatched Greek third seed Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-4 6-4 in the semi-finals of the Swiss Indoors championships in Basel for his 50th win of the season. It was a record 16th time that Federer had won 50 ATP tour games in a season and he has yet to drop … Read More

Rain-hit, India-New Zealand, World Cup, semi finals, continue, tomorrow

Rain-hit India-New Zealand World Cup semi finals to continue today

07 July, 2019 11:24 am 11:24 am

MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) – The first semi-final of the Cricket World Cup will be played over two days after intermittent rain stopped Tuesday’s play with New Zealand on 211 for five against India after 46.1 overs. Ross Taylor was batting on 67 with Tom Latham on three at the other end when rain forced the … Read More

Pakistan face improbable task against Bangladesh to make World Cup semis

07 July, 2019 6:25 pm 6:25 pm

LORD’S, London – Pakistan need to beat Bangladesh by a margin of over 300 runs to trump New Zealand, but against a team that has played a spirited brand of cricket all tournament, it’s an unlikely proposition. The equation is simple, really. Not easy, but simple. Pakistan need to bat first. They then need to … Read More

Kerber, Halep, Eastbourne, semi-finals

Kerber swats aside Halep to reach Eastbourne semi-finals

06 June, 2019 9:37 pm 9:37 pm

EASTBOURNE (Reuters) – Angelique Kerber’s Wimbledon preparation gained momentum as she thumped Simona Halep 6-4, 6-3 in a battle of former world number ones to reach the semi-finals at Eastbourne on Thursday. The Wimbledon champion converted five out of seven break points to secure the win and set up a last-four clash with Ons Jabeur. … Read More

Shahjahan, Farhan & Asim reach CNS Int’l Squash Championship semis

12 December, 2018 7:35 pm 7:35 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – Three Pakistani players and an Egyptian reached the semi-final of the 13th Chief of the Naval Staff (CNS) International Squash Championship 2018 at Pakistan Navy Roshan Khan Jahangir Khan Squash Complex, Fleet Club Sadr Karachi on Saturday. The championship carries a prize money of US$ 18,000. Quarter-Final Results: [9/16] Youssef Ibrahim … Read More