The Shanghai Rolex Masters kicks off with exciting news such as current world top 2 seeds, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer taking part in this tournament, while 2016 champion Andy Murray and ex-world no.1 Novak Djokovic still recovering from injuries to participate.
This hard court event takes place in Qizong Forest Sports City Arena, South-west of Shanghai and is the 8th leg out of the 9 ATP world tours this year. This exciting tournament is set to keep your eyes fixated on your bets from 8 to 15 October 2017.
The quarter-finals of the 2017 US Open will take place this week. We have seen how Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer took home awe-inspiring Grand Slam victories, and would like to zoom in on the quarter-finals involving these 2 hot favorites happening in a few days.
World number 1 tennis player, Rafael Nadal, will face off the youngest quarter-finalist in the US Open, Andrey Rublev for the first time on 7 September 2017. Nadal hasn’t been able to secure his position in the US Open since 2013 and we are thrilled to see him advance through to the quarter-finals. Andrey Rublev is currently ranked at number 53 and has recently defeated strong players like number 9 seed, Grigor Dimitrov and David Goffin in the 2017 US Open. Although there aren’t any records here as seen in the screenshot, one can only be cautious as Rublev’s strength lies on the hard courts.
UFC light heavyweight champion Conor Mcgregor displays steadfast confidence in beating Floyd Mayweather within 4 rounds if gloves lighter than 10-ounces are in play. McGregor will have to prove his case for an 8-ounce pair to get approved by the Nevada Commission.
One of the most controversial matches of 2017, Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor will face off on 26th August 2017 in Las Vegas (27th August 12:00 GMT). Floyd Mayweather admits that his age and physical stats may be an impediment against his younger opponent, who has the height and arms reach and perhaps the upper hand in winning the championships. McGregor took a break to focus on his newborn child, and has been preparing himself for the biggest match of all time.
Legendary Jamaican athlete, Usain Bolt, will be taking part in the IAAF World Championships 2017 at the London Stadium as the last race of his spectacular career before retirement. The event happens from 4th August to 13th August 2017 and showcases other famous Track & Field favorites such as Allyson Felix, Justin Gatlin, Mo Farah, Laura Muir, Omar McLeod and Aries Merritt to name a few.
In the 2015 Beijing IAAF Championships, Gatlin clocked in at 9.80 and came in second place, while Bolt clocked in at 9.79 and scraped through to number 1.
The Wimbledon 2017 championships have taken fans and the media by surprise as ATP Top 4 ranking players, Andy Murray, Rafael Nadal, Stan Wawrinka and Novak Djokovic have not made it to the semi-finals. Instead, we are witnessing Roger Federer’s unyielding performance in hopes of winning the Wimbledon 2017 championships, especially with his victory over Milos Raonic yesterday at 6-4, 6-2, 7-6.
Round 1 of the Wimbledon Championships saw exciting victories and surprising losses. French Open 2017 champions, Ostapenko and legendary King of Clay, Rafael Nadal have made it through yesterday in the biggest tournament on grass this year. World No. 3, Stan Wawrinka was defeated early by young Russian, Daniil Medvedev 6-4, 3-6, 6-4, 6-1. In the next few days.
Brace yourself as the French Open reaches quarter finals this week with star-studded tennis players and the underdogs taking the clay courts by storm.
World Top 10 players namely Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray, Kei Nishikori and Rafael Nadal as we predicted, have made it to the quarter-finals. What we can expect from now would also include unprecedented turnouts as we’ve seen world number one Angelique Kerber out of the French Open in as early as round one and John Isner defeated by Karen Khachanov.
First of all, Eugenie Bouchard over-criticized Maria Sharapova.
Maria Sharapova couldn’t compete in the tournaments due to her doping incident. But recently WTA allowed her to participate in tournaments again.
In Stuttgart, Maria Sharapova had beaten Italian tennis player Vinci Roberta 7-5, 6-3 and Russian tennis player Makarova Ekaterina 7-5, 6-1.
Andy Murray lost a 2-6 6-2 7-5 defeat to Albert Ramos Vinolas after being only in the second month of recovery from his elbow injury.
He was in control at first, however Ramos-Vinolas finished off with a few victories to end the game in his favor. It is possibly evidence that his elbow hasn’t fully recovered, but who knows, we may be taken by surprise in his next tournament.
Ramos-Vinolas will next face off against Marin Cilic.
The Grand National is starting this Saturday. This race is the most exciting horse-racing event ever in the UK since the distance spans 7,242km and the horses have to jump on 30 Steeplechases in the race.
Just watch this video on You tube to get an idea:
People including bookmakers staked 300,000,000 pound during the race in 2015.
What about this year?