Czech Tomas Berdych, who beat in quarters and Novak Djokovic defeated today fell to Rafael Nadal in the semifinals, ruled that the shooting “is far better player, and that’s that. Not much more to say.”
Berdych said so in the press conference after the meeting to the question does you think has changed in the last five years, after winning the Spanish last in the semifinal of 1000 Monte Carlo Masters.
“They’ve improved a lot, but he has improved more,” said Czech, who defined the Manacor as a “great player”.
Also asked about their last two matches against Novak Djokovic and Spanish, said that neither his last two games nor their last two opponents “can be compared”. Read more »
The Copa del Rey 2012-2013 and has champion and that’s the Atletico Madrid. The group has achieved its tenth Atletico Cup title after winning 2-1 at Real Madrid in overtime in a game with more tension than football in which the red and whites were able to recover the initial goal from Cristiano Ronaldo in the first fifteen minutes of play .
However, little by little they were replacing and eventually tying the game before halftime. Real Madrid had a chance to win but sticks and shunned it stops Courtois and desperate whites who ran the stretch decomposing party.
Atletico Madrid took to the field with the alignment Simeone promised yesterday while Mourinho, as many expected, Albiol hoped to accompany Ramos in midfield in place of Pepe and put Essien on the right wing. In midfield with Ozil Modric got a little thrown to the right and that made passing the ball much Croatian feet and rather less for German at the Madrid constantly miss when it comes into play. Read more »
May 16th, 2013 Ranking
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The Spaniard Rafael Nadal (5) and the Alicante David Ferrer (4) won their second round pass in the Internazionali BNL D’Italia on Wednesday left on the road the Spaniard Fernando Verdasco.
Ernests Gulbis also enrolled in the second round with a convincing victory over Serbian Viktor Troicki in straight sets. Previously, Marcel Granollers had also advanced round after the withdrawal of Andy Murray.
A high voltage match played David Ferrer and Fernando Verdasco in Rome. The lefty Madrid despite having some leg problems played each point as in his best moments. In the first set David had few first serves and that caused him to have many problems holding their serve games. Fernando broke twice and took the set 7-5. Read more »
The recent Madrid Masters champion, the American Serena Williams remains as dictator on the women’s tour and it was installed in the second round of the Internazionali BNL D’Italia as the Czech Petra Kvitova (8) and the Romanian Simona Halep.
The Spanish Carla Suarez-Navarro, Lourdes Dominguez-Lino and Muguruza Garbine qualified for second round but Anabel Medina-Garrigues was out of the race. Read more »
The Catalans Marcel Granollers, Albert Montanes and Albert Ramos won in his debut at the Internazionali BNL D’Italia over Russian Nikolay Davydenko, Czech Jan Hajek and Slovak Martin Klizan respectively. Montanes will now play Novak Djokovic and Italian Fabio Fognini will be the first opponent of Rafa Nadal in Rome.
Among the surprises of the day include Falls Canadian Milos Raonic (14), Xavier Malisse and Argentine Juan Monaco but Grigor Dimitrov won the Bulgarian, Croatian Marin Cilic (11), South African Kevin Anderson, Ukrainian Alexandr Dolgopolov, Latvian Ernests Gulbis, Italian Potito Starace, Frenchman Richard Gasquet and Poland’s Jerzy Janowicz.
In the beginning of the Rome Masters, Albert Montanes battled three sets to beat Slovakian Martin Klizan after losing the first 3-6 7-5 6-3. Albert now it’s ‘dance with the ugliest’ because in second-round opponent will be the two-time champion here, Novak Djokovic, world number one, which comes with all the fury of being eliminated early in Madrid. Another Albert, but Ramos, was less to more in his duel with the Czech Jan Hajek 7-5 6-0 and will face German Philipp Kohlschreiber to beat Canadian Milos Raonic 7-6 (2) 6-4. Read more »
May 11th, 2013 Cycling
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Dosage of effort:
More is not better. We must be cautious to start with training and know that loads should follow a logical progression in order to generate adaptations.
If you’ve never ridden a bike the first day with an hour will suffice, mounted on alternate days for your body to recover as needed. In a month you can start increasing your time out and deal with the first three months cans significant slopes.
The seat rests is where the weight of the body. At first this area is usually painful but gradually refers inconvenience. Just know that these pains are normal and has nothing to do with the saddle, the longer the journey, the greater the effort that this area is subjected. Read more »
What looked like a mere rumor last night, heated in some media and spread through social networks, today has been confirmed as real news: Sir Alex Ferguson retires? Manchester United has announced that it is and has been his coach for the past 26 years has decided, as it graciously, retiring when the season is in progress.
The Scot has decided to put an end to his coaching career at age 71, after working for four years at Saint Mirren, during eight years at Aberdeen and for 26 to Manchester United, as we have said. These nearly three decades at the helm of the Devils have been the most successful of this club, surpassing the achievements of one of Matt Busby Manchester.
And that took several years to get his first title, and was even about to be fired shortly before winning the first FA Cup in 1990. The following year his first Supercup win in England, and in 1993 come the first league. From there come another 11 leagues, four FA Cups, Community Shield 9 others, plus 1 Cup Winners’ Cup, two Champions Leagues, two European Super Cups and two World Club. Read more »
Defending champion and world number one Serena Williams underwent worked but pontevedresa Lourdes Dominguez Lino in straight sets and qualified for the third round of the Mutua Madrid Open on Tuesday. Russia’s Maria Sharapova (2) also advanced with an easy win over the young Christian McHale.
Another former world number one, Serbia’s Ana Ivanovic (16), Germany’s Sabine Lisicki and Russia’s Svetlana Kuznetsova are other winners like the Valencian Anabel Medina-Garrigues and Kazakh Yaroslava Shvedova. It was eliminated Maria Teresa Torro-Flor by French Marion Bartoli (14).
Williams won in a game that started easy for her to Lourdes Dominguez-Lino in the first set 6-2, but then tried to Pontevedra battle and got more proof is that the second set was won by world number one by a narrow 7-5. The power of the U.S. was finally up against attempts to Lourdes for better luck. Read more »
The Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov defeated world number one Novak Djokovic in a match enthralling and high level tennis in three sets to rank third stage of the Mutua Madrid Open. Had been previously classified other favorites such as Roger Federer and Andy Murray who did jump the surprise on his Madrid debut.
Djokovic was eliminated last season when they played in blue clay to Janko Tipsarevic before the final rounds so you do not lose many points on your ranking. Dimitrov with the exhibition on Tuesday confirmed that it is one of the best players in progression circuit.
In Monte Carlo the Bulgarian had given a great scare Rafa Nadal when he lost in three sets. At that time, as in many other Dimitrov failed to consolidate his good performance but Tuesday played as big and got his greatest triumph as a professional and did at high altitude. Read more »
Like all sports, any kind of hockey has established rules and general rules that must be followed when committing to a good development of the game. All these rules vary slightly depending on the type of hockey that is practiced, depending on terrain or special characteristics thereof.
They are explicit violations that apply in practice if not a good game. Then I’ll let you know a summary of the rules to take into account, as far as offenses and their punishments is concerned, for playing hockey.
- If an opposing player violates the rules, the victim resulting team will be awarded an advantage in the form of lack. This applies as long as the offense caused disadvantage disadvantaged team. Read more »