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Soaked! Djokovic’s match suspended in rainy Cincinnati

first_imgMOST READ Djokovic came to Cincinnati hoping to build on the momentum of his Wimbledon title and get in shape for a deep run in the U.S. Open. He also dearly wants to win the only ATP Masters 1000 title that has eluded him — nobody has won all nine.He and Dimitrov split the first two sets and then headed inside for a long rain delay. Djokovic broke Dimitrov to go up 2-1 in the third set, and more rain prompted play to be called off for the night. They’ll resume in the morning.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSJapeth Aguilar wins 1st PBA Finals MVP award for GinebraSPORTSTim Cone still willing to coach Gilas but admits decision won’t be ‘simple yes or no’In the women’s bracket, Madison Keys used her forehand to beat Angelique Kerber — one of her toughest matchups — and advance to the quarterfinals in-between the storms.Keys had lost five straight matches against No. 4 Kerber, but turned to her forehand to rally for a 2-6, 7-6 (3), 6-4 victory. She hit 35 forehand winners , including the match-ending shot for her first Cincinnati quarterfinals. Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award She’s expecting a lot of attention at the U.S. Open, where she reached the final last year and lost to Sloane Stephens — her best showing in a Grand Slam event.“I think it’s the first time I’m going to have to be someone defending, getting to the finals of a Slam,” she said. “I have never done it. That’s going to be a new experience for me.”Stephens didn’t fare so well, getting upset by Elise Mertens 7-6 (8), 6-2. The third-ranked Stephens couldn’t overcome 37 unforced errors that helped Mertens get only her second career win over a Top 5 player.Play began with three matches held over from the previous night. Top-ranked Simona Halep faced the most unusual challenge.Fresh off her second Rogers Cup title, Halep arrived in Cincinnati looking to extend her momentum. On Wednesday night, she appeared to aggravate her lower back on a 105 mph serve during the second set against qualifier Ajla Tomljanovic. After dropping the first three games of the final set, she took a medical timeout for treatment.ADVERTISEMENT Ex-Portugal boss appointed as South Korea head coach Novak Djokovic, of Serbia, serves to Grigor Dimitrov, Bulgaria, at the Western & Southern Open tennis tournament Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, in Mason, Ohio. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)MASON, Ohio— Novak Djokovic’s quest for his first Western & Southern Open title ran into a different obstacle Thursday night, with batches of rain forcing his match against defending champion Grigor Dimitrov to be suspended overnight.Roger Federer’s match against Leonardo Mayer was postponed until Friday as well, along with several others pushed back by day-long rain that made a mess of the brackets.ADVERTISEMENT Peza offers relief to ecozone firms View comments Palace OKs total deployment ban on Kuwait OFWs Gov’t in no rush to rescue animals in Taal Judy Ann’s 1st project for 2020 is giving her a ‘stomachache’ DepEd’s Taal challenge: 30K students displaced Halep returned to the court and took control, running off four straight games for a 4-3 lead when rain arrived. Seventeen hours later, she was back on court and needed only 5 minutes and eight points to complete the 4-6, 6-3, 6-3 win Thursday afternoon.“I have learned that I don’t have to give up, because anything can happen,” she said.Halep was scheduled to then face Ashleigh Barty in the final match of the day, but it, too, was rescheduled for Friday morning.Two other second-round matches were completed on Thursday as well.Amanda Anisimova beat qualifier Petra Martic 6-4, 6-3 in a match suspended overnight. Fourth-seeded Juan Martin del Potro beat Hyeon Chung 6-2, 6-3, finally completing the second round in late afternoon. The winners faced the challenge of playing essentially two full matches in one day.They were spared when the late rain moved in.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew LATEST STORIES In fight vs corruption, Duterte now points to Ayala, MVP companies as ‘big fish’ Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. ‘High crimes and misdemeanors’: Trump impeachment trial begins Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazillast_img read more

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Chetwynd School Teacher Honoured

first_imgChetwynd Secondary School teacher coach Helen Toppin was honoured for her 24 years of dedication and commitment to student athletes at the first-ever BC School Sports recognition dinner held in Richmond Friday.”The work Helen does for this community and its students is invaluable,” says Peace River South MLA Blair Lekstrom. “Her commitment to nurture her student athletes and to help them to reach their potential builds the foundation for their successful futures. Congratulations to Helen. I’m pleased she’s being acknowledged for her contributions and dedication.” Eighteen coaches from across the province were honoured during the dinner where they received a framed certificate and a BC150 commemorative book titled British Columbia: Spirit of the People, chronicling the province’s history. The coaches were chosen after being profiled on the BC School Sports website. Each month a male and female coach is profiled in recognition of their commitment and hard work based on submissions from athletic associations, member schools and sport commissions. – Advertisement -Each profiled coach is also entered to win the provincial coach of the year award. Nominations for a female and male coach of the year are received by March 31 and selections are made by the Awards and Scholarship Committee based on years of service, the sport and the regions they represent. BC School Sports is a voluntary non-profit society with a membership of 400 schools. It is independent from government and school boards. Its mission is to provide governance for interschool competition, encourage student participation in extra-curricular athletics and assist schools in the development and delivery of those programs.last_img read more

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