But Halep, who is also into the semi-finals of the women's doubles with compatriot Irina-Camelia Begu, showed no signs of lacking in energy as she bounced back in emphatic fashion to win the last six games for the loss of just 14 points. "After that I went for it". He has dominated all of his other opponents including a comfortable win against Novak Djokovic in the semi-finals. "I will plan to play Rome, but we'll see." said the Japanese.
Stay tuned to see if others such as Andy Murray or Rafael Nadal can also advance into the quarterfinals. Nadal won the encounter in the 2009 semi-finals, while Djokovic beat the Spaniard in the finals in 2011. Nishikori withdrew from the Barcelona Open in April due to the injury sustained in late March during the Miami Open. Goffin, so impressive in victory over Milos Raonic in the previous round, was up against it as early as the fourth game, where he faced three break points.
None of the last 11 Premier League meetings in east London have ended level, with West Ham winning four and Liverpool claiming seven victories since a 1-1 draw in December 2001. The final goal at the 118-year stadium came from Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney but Victor Wanyama and Harry Kane had already scored to ensure it was a joyful send-off by the hosts.
Los Blancos will face Sevilla on Sunday, Celta Vigo and Malaga . The Catalan club sit at the top of the table on the basis of their superior head-to-head record over Real Madrid. Even though Madrid are better placed in the title chase, Luis Enrique said his players still believe they can pip their rivals to the prize and are fully focused on their last two games, against Las Palmas and Eibar.
However, it seems much will depend on Maguire's desire to stay at Hull if they stay in the Premier League as the club will be desperate to keep one of their best players moving forward to improve and avoid a repeat of this season. "It doesn't matter who you play - you can win against anyone, you can lose against anyone". And speaking after the win on the south coast, in which Alexis Sanchez and Olivier Giroud struck, Mustafi told reporters: "Well, I wish we found that [form] before".
Suarez and Joey Votto each had RBI double. "He feels great", said Giants manager Bruce Bochy. They haven't scored more than five runs in a game since April 14. Blach (0-2) served up two homers among his 11 hits allowed. Bumgarner won't throw a pitch for at least a couple months after separating his shoulder on a dirt track in Colorado.