PREMIER LEAGUE:LIVERPOOL VS EVERTON

Everton have won at the home of their bitter rivals for the first time in 22 years thanks to a 2-0 win at Anfield this evening. A well taken goal by Richarlison catching the Reds defense cold after a great through pass añd a contentious penalty decision converted by Gylfi. Much will be said aboutContinue reading “PREMIER LEAGUE:LIVERPOOL VS EVERTON”

AUSTRALIAN OPEN: BRADY VS OSAKA

It looks like Osaka saving match point against Muguruza earlier in the tournament was basically her winning the tournament then. She brushed aside American Jen Brady 6-3 6-4 to lift a second Aussie Open crown. Brady started confidently holding serve solidly and confidently for a first time finalist. At 1-1 Osaka broke to love andContinue reading “AUSTRALIAN OPEN: BRADY VS OSAKA”

EUROPA LEAGUE:CRVENA ZVEZDA VS MILAN

The Rossonerri looked to bounce back from the poor result at the weekend in this Europa League round of 32 first leg tie.I am disappointed that a side like Milan with all their European pedigree have shown disdain for the Europa league. I say this because their starting 11 showed how seriously they take theContinue reading “EUROPA LEAGUE:CRVENA ZVEZDA VS MILAN”

AUSTRALIAN OPEN:DJOKOVIC VS KARATSEV

It is becoming clear that one cannot mention Australian Open final in a sentence without including the name Novak Djokovic in it. Novak reached another Melbourne final beating Russian outsider Aslan Karatsev 6-3 6-4 6-2. From 4-3 in the first with the match going on serve with solid serving from both,seized the set with aContinue reading “AUSTRALIAN OPEN:DJOKOVIC VS KARATSEV”

CHAMPIONS LEAGUE:SEVILLA VS DORTMUND

Dortmund produced the result of the night in the UEFA champions league away at Sevilla. Under the guidance of a new manager Edin Terdic following the sacking of Lucien Favre, they came back from a goal down to eventually win 3-2 thanks to two goals from boy wonder Haaland. Trailing to a goal through aContinue reading “CHAMPIONS LEAGUE:SEVILLA VS DORTMUND”

AUSTRALIAN OPEN:SERENA WILLIAMS VS OSAKA

I am sure you agree with me in saying the player who negotiated her way past Osaka in this semi final match she was really odds on favorite to win this tournament given the inexperienced players in the other semi. Williams choked again, not for the first time, at the hands of Naomi Osaka ofContinue reading “AUSTRALIAN OPEN:SERENA WILLIAMS VS OSAKA”

AUSTRALIAN OPEN:DJOKOVIC VS ZVEREV

This was without a doubt the match of the quarter finals. Zverev losing having played so well will gut the German especially having bagged the first set. Sasha broke Novak in the first first game of the match and raced to a 2-0 lead. He would allow the Djoker back into it. Leading 5-3 onContinue reading “AUSTRALIAN OPEN:DJOKOVIC VS ZVEREV”

AUSTRALIAN OPEN:RUBLEV VS MEDVEDEV

Things could not have looked any rosier for Russian tennis at the moment. Three grand slam quarter finalists has greatly enhanced the chances of a first Grand slam champion from that part of the globe since Marat Safin shocked Sampras at Flushing Meadows in 2000. Medvedev bested his compatriot here in straight competitive sets 7-5Continue reading “AUSTRALIAN OPEN:RUBLEV VS MEDVEDEV”

AUSTRALIAN OPEN:BARTY VS MUCHOVA

World number one and home favorite Ash Barty exited this years tournament in somewhat disappointing fashion today.She had the match under control with the first set in the bag at 6-1 against Czech outsider Karolina Muchova. To say the first set was one way traffic would not be simplifying things. Barty was a double breakContinue reading “AUSTRALIAN OPEN:BARTY VS MUCHOVA”