Thursday, July 1, 2021 00:04 AM (GMT+7)
(Sports News) Roger Federer experienced a very difficult opening match against the 41st player in the world, Adrian Mannarino.
Federer may not be so lucky anymore
Roger Federer experienced an extremely difficult opening match against the 41st player in the world, Adrian Mannarino. After 4 sets of winning split, “Express train” along with the French player were forced to enter the 5th set.
Federer needs to play better than he did at Wimbledon
At this point, Adrian Mannarino has a great chance to win, because he has a better physical foundation thanks to being 7 years younger than Federer. However, injury forced Adrian Mannarino to give up. Legendary Boris Becker affirmed that luck will not be with Federer like that anymore and the Swiss player needs to play a lot better in the match against Richard Gasquet in the second round.
Serena Williams will use the US Open as a hinge
Attending Wimbledon 2021, Serena Williams aims to conquer the 8th most prestigious trophy in England. However, that goal of hers was quickly extinguished. Although the opponent of the 8th-ranked female tennis player is only Aliaksandra Sasnovich – the 100th-ranked player in the world, Serena still had to leave the game soon due to injury. Speaking after the match, this 23-time Grand Slam titleholder confirmed that she would put all her strength into the US Open before considering whether to retire or not.
Khabib “insulted” McGregor again
Despite officially parting ways with the UFC, former king Khabib Nurmagomedov still closely follows the situation of the world’s largest martial arts tournament. Commenting on the fight between McGregor and Poirier for the third time – currently tied at 1-1, Khabib said that McGregor needs to finish Poirier as quickly as possible otherwise this fighter is very difficult to win at UFC 264.
Dennis Schroder challenges $120 million
Defender Dennis Schroder will become a free agent after his contract with the Los Angeles Lakers expires. The 27-year-old received a lot of criticism for his poor performance in the 2021 NBA Play-offs, causing the Lakers to soon be eliminated by the Phoenix Suns in the first round. According to the New York Times, Dennis Schroder is expecting an offer between $100 million and $120 million.
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