BUENOS AIRES Former world number one Rafa Nadal wasted a match point as he slipped to a surprise semi-final loss to Austrian Dominic Thiem on his beloved clay at the Argentina Open on Saturday.
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Feb 13 West Bromwich Albion produced a dogged defensive performance after grabbing an early goal to snatch a 1-0 win at Everton in the Premier League on Saturday.
YAOUNDE Cameroon have named Hugo Broos as their new coach with the 63-year-old Belgian brought in to replace Volker Finke, whose contract was not renewed last year. The Cameroon Football Federation did not announce any details of the deal for a manager who led both Club Brugge and Anderlecht to Belgian league titles and was named Belgium's Coach of the Year on four separate occasions.
MADRID Valencia handed coach Gary Neville his first La Liga win when they beat Espanyol 2-1 on Saturday while Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice in a thrilling 4-2 home victory for Real Madrid over Athletic Bilbao.
Phil Mickelson, aiming to end a PGA Tour title drought of 31 months, relied on his magical short game to move two shots clear after the third round of the Pebble Beach National Pro-Am in California on Saturday.
Talented teenager Taylor Fritz surpassed Jimmy Connors, Andre Agassi and John McEnroe to become the fastest American finalist on the ATP Tour after reaching the title decider in Memphis on Saturday.