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Sharapova shocked by Gavrilova in Miami MIAMI: World number two Maria Sharapova crashed out of the Miami Open hardcourt tennis tournament on Thursday, ambushed by 97th-ranked Daria Gavrilova 7-6 (7/4), 6-3.The upset, biggest so far at the combined WTA and ATP Masters event, took one hour, 49 minutes and marked the worst defeat five-time Grand Slam winner Sharapova has endured in Miami since she lost in the first round on her debut in 2003."It's sport, and I happened to lose the match," Sharapova said of dropping her second-round opener after a first-round bye. "Of course it's a bit of a surprise ... I'm expected to win."But that's one of the reasons why we play the matches -- you still have to go out and win it no matter if you're the favorite."Today I didn't," added the former world number one, who has never lifted the trophy in Miami despite five trips to the final.Gavrilova, who only ...

Flawless Lee grabs LPGA Kia Classic lead CARLSBAD: South Korea's Lee Mi-Rim had seven birdies without a bogey in a seven-under par 65 on Thursday to take a one-shot lead in the LPGA Kia Classic.Lee, who missed the course record at Aviara Golf Club by one stroke, birdied all four of the par-five holes, taking the lead with an eight-foot birdie putt at her 14th hole of the day -- the par-five fifth and adding one more birdie at the eighth."My long ...
Utrecht mark 100 days to Tour de France start UTRECHT: The historic Dutch city of Utrecht on Thursday launched celebrations to mark 100 days before the 2015 Tour de France with a sound and light show.The world's most famous cycling race gets under way in the Netherlands on July 4 with Utrecht officials keen to highlight the city's "pro-bicycle" commitment.Mayor Jan van Zanen welcomed Tour de France organisers to Utrecht's 12,500-capacity bicycle park, presented as the "biggest in the world"."Utrecht is a bicycle town," ...
EPGA Trophee Hassan II results AGADIR: Results from Thursday's opening round of the European Tour's Trophee Hassan II (par 72):65 - Adrien Saddier (FRA)66 - Daniel Gaunt (AUS)67 - George Coetzee (RSA), David Drysdale (SCO), Chris Wood (ENG)68 - Eduardo De La Riva (ESP), Richard Green (AUS), Soren Kjeldsen (DEN), Mikko Korhonen (FIN), Moritz Lampert (GER), Marcel Siem (GER), Anthony Wall (ENG), Romain Wattel (FRA), Oliver Wilson (ENG)69 - Jose María Olazabal (ESP)Copyright AFP (Agence France-Presse), 2015 ...
ATP and WTA Miami Open results MIAMI: Results on Thursday from the third day of the ATP and WTA Miami Open (x denotes seeded player):Women2nd rdCarla Suarez Navarro (ESP x12) bt Stephanie Voegele (SUI) 6-3, 6-1 Irina Begu (ROM) bt Tereza Smitkova (CZE) 5-7, 6-4, 6-4Agnieszka Radwanska (POL x7) bt Anna Schmiedlova (SVK) 6-4, 7-5Andrea Petkovic (GER x9) bt Christina McHale (USA) 6-2, 6-2Karolina Pliskova (CZE x14) bt Annika Beck (GER) 2-6, 6-3, 6-4Kristina Mladenovic (FRA) bt Barbora Zahlavova Strycova (CZE) ...
Chelsea captain Terry signs one-year contract extension LONDON: John Terry has signed a one-year contract extension with Chelsea, the Premier League leaders announced on Thursday.Terry's current deal was due to expire at the end of the season, but Blues' boss Jose Mourinho had insisted earlier this month there was no chance Chelsea's captain would be allowed to leave Stamford Bridge and the club have followed through on that promise.The 34-year-old centre-back has been a key figure as Chelsea have opened up a ...
Van Garderen wins stage, de Clerq leads Tour of Catalonia LA MOLINA: American rider Tejay Van Garderen of the BMC team won Thursday's fourth stage of the Tour of Catalonia as Belgian Bart de Clerq took the overall leader's jersey.Van Garderen, 26, clocked 5hr 6min 36sec after the 188.4km ride between Tona and the ski resort of La Molina to finish three seconds ahead of Australian Richie Porte with Spaniard Alberto Contador third, at eight seconds.Lotto rider de Clerq took the overall race lead from ...


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