Sports Short News

Wawrinka books Monfils showdown

Wawrinka books Monfils showdown

Kei Nishikori was unable to deny Stan Wawrinka in the Rotterdam Open semi-finals and the Swiss will go in search of ATP title number 17. Swiss Wawrinka outlasted top seed Nishikori 6-2 4-6 6-4 to set up a Sunday showdown with Gael Monfils, who earned a measure of revenge in ending Daniil Medvedev's fine run.

Mertens fights back to beat Halep in Doha

Mertens fights back to beat Halep in Doha

Former world number one Simona Halep was unable to close out the win from a set and a break up against Elise Mertens. The unseeded Belgian saved 11 of the 17 break points she faced and won against serve three times in the decider to seal her first WTA title of the year, while Halep's wait for a taste of silverware in 2019 continues.

Piatek helps Milan fight for fourth

Piatek helps Milan fight for fourth

Krzysztof Piatek and Hakan Calhanoglu combined to see off Atalanta and send AC Milan four points clear in fourth thanks to a 3-1 victory. On target in each of his previous three appearances, Poland international Piatek struck either side of half-time to help secure a come-from-behind victory against the hosts, who slipped down to seventh in Serie A.

FA Cup: Foden stars in Man City win

FA Cup: Foden stars in Man City win

Goals from Leroy Sane, Phil Foden and Riyad Mahrez earned Manchester City a 4-1 win over Newport County in the FA Cup fifth round. Youngster Foden scored a brace either side of an 88th-minute Padraig Amond goal that gave Newport brief hope and extended his record of netting in every round of the competition.

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more