Sadio Mane and Philippe Coutinho's right-foot shots, in the eighth and 31st minutes, gave Liverpool the half-time advantage - either side of Matthew Pennington's first goal in his Everton career. A win for Hotspur will confirm their 2nd position as Manchester City is just 2 points behind them. Also, Janssen was again ineffective, lacking the pace and guile to test the organised duo of Michael Keane and Ben Mee.
Points leader Kyle Larson followed three consecutive second-place finishes by winning last weekend at Fontana, California, but even though he was third here a year ago, the tire and brake wear and patience required to navigate the tight turns, cramped pit road and 500 laps remain a challenge to him.
Having split 11-9 wins in tiebreaks in the first two sets, the third was as tight as expected, with Federer opening the scoring with a brilliant down-the-line backhand before giving up the mini break by missing a short off forehand. Kyrgios was furious when a fan called out during one point, to which he yelled "shut up". He said it would be "super special" to face Nadal again.
With his 32 points, 15 rebounds and 12 assists, he earned his 39th triple-double of the season. The Thunder led by 21 points in the third quarter before being outscored 28-19 in the final quarter. Stick with it and we'll be alright". Leonard and Aldridge shot a combined 5 for 18 before the break. Leonard, who had been bottled up in the first half, got loose for 13 points in the third quarter.
Roger Federer needed more than three hours to outlast Nick Kyrgios 7-6 (9) 6-7 (9) 7-6 (5) in a pulsating Miami Open semi-final on Friday to set up another mouthwatering final clash with Rafa Nadal. "I had some ups and up and downs, bit of a roller coaster", Kyrgios said. "I was just sitting there and actually feeling good about the match still, even though I had just wasted match points", he said .
It is expected that " Naam Shabana ", which was released on 2100 screens across the nation, might witness a jump in the weekend. Ahead of its release, Akshay was seen backing the lady hero of the film, Taapsee and wrote on his Twitter handle, "Today is the day I stand behind this woman.the Real Hero of #NaamShabana ".