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SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The women’s tennis season concludes at the WTA Finals in Singapore next week and, like a majority of tournaments during the 2018 campaign, picking a winner from a wide-open field seems a near impossible task.
With starting running back Leonard Fournette ruled out for his third straight game and limited to just 20 carries this season, the Jacksonville Jaguars have acquired Carlos Hyde from the Cleveland Browns for a fifth-round draft pick.
(Reuters) - Home favorite Daria Kasatkina roared back from a set and 4-1 down to win the Kremlin Cup in Moscow on Saturday, denying Tunisian qualifer Ons Jabeur a first WTA title for her country.
AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Lewis Hamilton can clinch his fifth Formula One world championship at Sunday’s U.S. Grand Prix.
The following details the Mercedes driver’s battle with Ferrari rival Sebastian Vettel so far this season:
AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Lewis Hamilton’s hopes of clinching his fifth Formula One world championship at the U.S. Grand Prix were boosted on Friday when Ferrari rival Sebastian Vettel was handed a three-place grid penalty for a practice infringement.
Top-seeded German Julia Goerges claimed her second title of the year on Saturday, beating Switzerland’s Belinda Bencic 6-4, 7-5 in the final of the BGL BNP Paribas Luxembourg Open.
AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Pirelli’s Formula One tires will have just three different sidewall colors next year — white, yellow and red to identify hard, medium and soft options.
Latvia’s Ernests Gulbis stunned top-seeded American John Isner 1-6, 6-3, 6-3 on Saturday to reach the final of the Intrum Stockholm Open in Sweden.
“I was fighting for every point,” said Gulbis, who will try for his sixth title and first since 2014.
AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel was fastest in final practice for the U.S. Grand Prix on Saturday, a race that could hand the championship to his Mercedes rival Lewis Hamilton for a fifth time.
AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Lewis Hamilton can beat Michael Schumacher’s Formula One records and become the most successful driver of all time and is already a greater world champion, according to the German’s old foe Jacques Villeneuve.
CAIRO (Reuters) - The case of journalist Jamal Khashoggi took place on Saudi sovereign territory and it will be looked at by Saudi courts when all procedures are complete, Saudi Arabia’s justice minister said in a statement issued by state news agency SPA on Saturday.
MILAN (Reuters) - Italy’s ruling coalition patched up a row over a tax amnesty on Saturday and struck a more conciliatory tone toward EU institutions, saying it wanted to discuss its budget plans with Brussels.