Underdog knocks top seed Caroline Wozniacki out of ASB
07 January, 2019, 08:53 | Author: Amy Huff
Andreescu is competing in just the fourth WTA-level main draw of her career, and first since Québec City 2017.
The 18-year-old Andreescu, who is ranked 152nd in the world and had to go through qualifying to make the tournament, defeated top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki in the second round.
"I know I have nothing to lose, this is my first WTA 250 [final] so I'm just going to try and enjoy every moment". Despite dropping the first set in a blowout tiebreaker, the Mississauga-native would reset and refocus.
Defending champion Julia Goerges is bidding to become just the third back-to-back ASB Classic victor in tournament history, following Patty Fendick (1988-89) and Eleni Daniilidou (2003-04).
With her opponent increasingly misfiring and her own confidence growing, Andreescu would build a 5-0 lead in the decisive set, only for the seven-time Grand Slam champion to reel the score back in to 5-3.
"I believe that anything is possible and I think I did the impossible (beating Venus)".
Bulls' Wayne Selden: Will be available
Holiday previously played for the Bulls, New York Knights, Golden State Warriors , Atlanta Hawks and the Philadelphia 76ers . So will Selden, who actually shot a better percentage from 3-point range last season (40.2 percent) than Holiday ever has.
NASA confirms distant Ultima Thule fly-by
The pixelated image does not exclude the possibility that Ultima Thule is really two objects in close proximity or in contact. The close approach came a half-hour into the new year , and 3 1/2 years after New Horizons' unprecedented swing past Pluto.
Over the summer, DeRozan said that his first meeting with the Raptors would be a game he had circled on his calendar . Leonard's mom still resides in San Antonio , which is why she was at the game in the first place to support her son.
In the fourth innings, India once again struck early and all the bowlers got into the act to set up a memorable victory. Meanwhile, India will be looking to build on the momentum and will leave no stone unturned to make it 3-1 at the SCG.
TSA employees are still required to work, despite not receiving a paycheck during the government shutdown . The normal call-in rate is 3.5 per cent, and yesterday it increased to 5.5 per cent, according to TSA.
In his first Cabinet meeting of 2019, US President Donald Trump reflected on his lack of popularity in Europe. Mr Trump drew a comparison with Jeff Flake , an outgoing Republican senator who also attacked him past year .
The speech closely tied the Taiwan issue to Xi's central pledge to make China a global power by 2050. Tsai said that Taiwan is willing to talk, but it must be with the approval of the Taiwanese people.
She declines to comment on suggestions from analysts and former diplomats that China will likely retaliate by jailing Canadians. December 6: China demands Canada release Meng and "immediately correct the mistake" officials made in arresting her.
Besides the loss of life and the associated grief-which is incalculable-flu outbreaks have a real economic impact as well. The most common causes of death were influenza ( flu ) and pneumonia, tuberculosis, and gastrointestinal infections.
Japanese television showed a grey coloured vehicle that was badly damaged in the front and dozens of police officers at the scene. Another 19-year-old man was slightly injured after Kusakabe allegedly struck him after getting out of the auto , the police said.
Netflix begs Bird Box fans: Don't try this at home
Christmas Netflix viewing was dominated by two things: Black Mirror's Bandersnatch and the super-creepy drama Bird Box . Note that Netflix didn't try to discourage people from engaging in the #BirdBoxChallenge - only to be careful.
Democrats offer plan to end shutdown, but no wall funds
The shutdown is forcing hundreds of thousands of federal workers and contractors to stay home or work without pay. Tim Ryan (D-Ohio), said in an interview Monday. "They can come over right now, they could've come over anytime".