Just in:  

You are here: Home»Sports»Other Sports

Other Sports


Federer poised to step out of darkness in New York NEW YORK: Twelve months after crashing to his worst defeat in New York in a decade, Roger Federer heads to the 2014 US Open poised to become the oldest Grand Slam champion in more than 40 years.In an astonishing reversal of fortunes, the 33-year-old, written off as a relic of the game when he slipped to a fourth round loss to Tommy Robredo in 2013, is perfectly positioned to win a staggering 18th major at the season's concluding Grand Slam event which starts Monday. Buoyed by claiming a sixth Cincinnati title and his 80th career crown, the Swiss is revelling in the twilight of his career just a year after it was being consumed by darkness. That last-16 loss to Robredo meant it was the first year since 2002 that he had failed to make a Grand Slam final. The defeat also marked the first time in 10 years that ...

Supreme Serena targets 18th major at US Open NEW YORK: World number one Serena Williams is firing on all cylinders as she seeks to stretch her tally of Grand Slam singles titles to 18 at the US Open.The familiar hardcourts of Flushing Meadows, where Williams has lifted the trophy the past two years and a total of five times, is just the place to end her 2014 Grand Slam drought.The American superstar hasn't made it past the fourth round of a major this ...
Bouchard cruises into 2nd round in Open tune-up NEW HAVEN; Wimbledon runner-up Eugenie Bouchard got off to a sizzling start Monday at the WTA Tour's Connecticut Open tournament, a final US Open tune-up.The third-seeded Canadian star thrashed Serb Bojana Jovanovski 6-1, 6-1 in 52 minutes on the hardcourts at the Connecticut Tennis Center at Yale University.The win ended a three match losing streak for world number eight Bouchard."I was happy I was able to keep my level up the whole match and get ...
Reijnen wins first stage of USA Pro Challenge ASPEN: American Kiel Reijnen powered his way to victory after an aggressive day of racing in the opening stage of the fourth annual USA Pro Challenge on Monday.Reijnen, of the United Healthcare team, completed the 98 kilometre (61 mile) stage in two hours, 26 minutes and 35 seconds, finishing just ahead of fellow American Alex Howes.Reijnen and Howes (Garmin-Sharp) overtook leader Spain's Javier Megias during the final stretch of the race. Reijnen then edged out ...
'Iron Lady' holds firm to take European gold BERLIN: Katinka Hosszu and Velimir Stjepanovic were the first individual winners on the opening night at the European Swimming Championships in Berlin.Hosszu won the 400 metres individual medley, and for much of the race was well inside world-record pace, after Stjepanovic had claimed the first title in the pool in the 400m freestyle.France set a new championship record in the men's 4x100m freestyle while Sweden were upgraded to gold in the women's equivalent after Denmark's ...
New Wasps deal, captaincy for England's Haskell LONDON: England forward James Haskell has extended his contract with Wasps and been named captain for the forthcoming season, the English Premiership club announced on Monday.Having graduated from Wasps' youth system, Haskell made his debut at the age of 18 in 2002 and helped the club to glory in the European Cup and the Premiership before leaving in 2009.After spells in France, Japan and New Zealand, the back-row forward returned to the London club two ...
Real even better than last season, insists Ancelotti MADRID: Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti believes his side will be even stronger this campaign than the one which won the Champions League and Copa del Rey last season.Madrid have added World Cup stars James Rodriguez, Toni Kroos and Keylor Navas at an expense of over 100 million euros as they aim to lift a potential six trophies this season.They already have one to their name after defeating Sevilla 2-0 to win the European Super ...


Index Closing Chg%
Arrow DJIA 17,001.22 0.22
Arrow Nasdaq 4,538.55 0.14
Arrow S&P 1,988.40 0.20
Arrow FTSE 6,775.25 0.04
Arrow DAX 9,339.17 0.66
Arrow CAC-40 4,252.80 0.93
Arrow Nikkei 15,539.19 0.30
Arrow H.Seng 25,112.23 0.47
Arrow Sensex 26,419.55 0.23

where to buy

cheap wedding dresses

online -

Buy cheap Nike Mercurials cleats at
cheap wedding dresses on - Best Online Wedding Store

Banking Review 2013

Buy direct from

China free shipping trade platform

Buy new style hair wigs at cheap price on

Foreign Debt $61.805bn
Per Cap Income $1,386
GDP Growth 4.14%
Average CPI 8.6%
Trade Balance $-2.311 bln
Exports $2.027 bln
Imports $4.338 bln
WeeklyAugust 15, 2014
Reserves $14.264 bln