Kyrgios opened with a 6-3, 6-2, 6-4 win over Martin and Tomic beat Jozef Kovalik 7-6 (5) 6-4, 6-4. Rain in Sydney washed out the final day's play of the tie against Slovakia but with the Aussies 3-0 up, they had already secured a return to the higher echelons of the competition.
Anything after that is uncertain, Mets general manager Sandy Alderson said Thursday. On August 30th, ex-NFL Quarterback Tim Tebow was in Los Angeles, participating in a workout that saw all but three major-league teams show up and take notes.
United initially started the second half with more intent, but soon reverted back to the more pedestrian tempo adopted in the opening 45 minutes. Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho blamed bad luck and an offside goal after Feyenoord inflicted the club's second defeat in less than a week in the Europa League on Thursday night.
The pair played each other virtually to a standstill in a titanic battle for Olympic gold last month, and Del Potro backed that up by reaching the US Open quarter-finals. The fourth set was extremely tight, with Jamie needing some treatment on a neck problem that had bothered him since the US Open final. Tournament debutant Finn Tearney was even more emphatic, crushing Samir Iftikar 6-2, 6-0, 6-0 to leave Pakistan on the brink in the best-of-five tie.
China's Yan Yang won the Bronze medal with a distant 128kg. The four of James Fox, Pam Relph, Dan Brown and Grace Clough shouted and punched the air as the Paralympics squad looked to repeat the success on the water than their Olympic colleagues had achieved.
And her 15-year-old team-mate Kare Adenegan finished with bronze to move ParalympicsGB above the London haul, meeting the target set by funding partners UK Sport. Brazil's Dias claimed his third gold of Rio 2016 and 13th Paralympic title in all by winning the men's 50m backstroke S5 final, sparking predictably joyous scenes at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium.