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Tag: Semi finals

Mashrafe: Semis difficult but not impossible

Mashrafe is still confident his team still has a chance to make it to the semi-finals.

Nadal into 12th Roland Garros semi, Federer or Wawrinka next

King of Clay Rafael Nadal reaches the Roland Garros semi-finals after defeating Ken Nishikori.

Osaka, Kvitova advance to Stuttgart semis

Naomi Osaka advances into the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix semi-finals after a battle won against Donna Vekic.

Nishikori powers through to Brisbane final

Nishikori shows all the qualities of a top five player in his 66-minute demolition at the Pat Rafter Arena.

Momota powers into badminton World Tour Finals semis

The all-action Japanese star powered past Indonesia's Tommy Sugiarto 21-14, 21-8 in just 36 minutes in the Chinese city of Guangzhou.

Malaysia beat Myanmar to join Vietnam in Asean semis

Malaysia will play the winners of group B, which will conclude on Sunday with leaders Thailand playing Singapore while the Philippines travel to Jakarta to face Indonesia.

Malaysia advances to semi-finals in Asia Games individual cycling

Azizulhasni Awang and Muhammad Shah Firdaus Sahrom inch closer to the final race.

Tsitsipas stuns Zverev to reach Toronto semi-finals

Tsitsipas is the youngest player to post three top 10 wins at a single tournament since a 19-year-old Rafael Nadal at Monte Carlo in 2006.

Mayer downs Schwartzman to reach Hamburg semis

Second seed Schwartzman, who struggled to find his serving rhythm and recorded eight double faults, fell short at the quarter-finals stage in Hamburg for a second consecutive year.

Croatia beat Russia on penalties to set up England semi-final

Croatia will play England, who earlier beat Sweden 2-0 in Samara, at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow on Wednesday.

Russia says to mint half-rouble coin if team reaches World Cup...

The recent success of the Russian team, widely scorned at home for their poor performances in the past, has taken the country and the soccer world by surprise.

No limits says Djokovic as he reaches 800 wins milestone

While he has not won a title for a year, a strong run in Rome, followed by a quarter-final showing at the French Open and now an impressive transition to grass, augurs well for his chances at next month's Wimbledon.

Costa ends Europa League dream for Wenger and Arsenal

Diego Costa killed Arsene Wenger's last hope of a glorious Arsenal farewell as his goal sent Atletico Madrid through to the Europa League final on Thursday.

Bayern toil but overcome Sevilla to reach semi-finals

Jupp Heynckes' Bayern Munich marched into another Champions League semi-final on Wednesday despite 10-man Sevilla holding them to a goalless draw at home in Wednesday's second leg.

Carreno Busta, Zverev reach Miami Open semi-finals

Alexander Zverev remains on target for his third ATP Masters title after dismantling Borna Coric 6-4, 6-4 to set up a meeting with Pablo Carreno Busta for a place in Sunday’s Miami Open final.

Unheralded Collins stuns Venus in Miami quarter-finals

Danielle Collins produced the performance of a lifetime and pulled off an almighty shock at the WTA Miami Open on Wednesday, sending Venus Williams crashing out 6-2, 6-3 to reach the semi-finals.

Ostapenko advances into path of Venus at Miami

Reigning French open champion Jelena Ostapenko got the better of Ukraine fourth seed Elina Svitolina once again to book her place in the semi-finals of the WTA Miami Open on Wednesday.

Isner routs Chung to reach Miami semi-finals

John Isner's magical ATP Miami Open run continued Wednesday when the big serving American overpowered South Korean Chung Hyeon 6-1 6-4 to book his place in the semi-finals.

Man Utd face Spurs, Chelsea take on Saints in FA Cup...

Manchester United and Tottenham will clash in a potentially thrilling FA Cup semi-final, while troubled Chelsea take on Southampton in the other last four clash at Wembley.

Pedro keeps Chelsea in the hunt for FA Cup glory

Pedro Rodriguez came off the bench to keep Chelsea's chances of silverware this season alive with an extra-time winner in a 2-1 victory at Leicester on Sunday to reach the FA Cup semi-finals.

Tennis: Venus sets up semi-final clash with Kasatkina

Seven-time Grand Slam winner Venus Williams reached the WTA Indian Wells semi-finals for the first time since 2001 on Thursday by routing Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain 6-3, 6-2.

Tennis: Halep reaches semi-finals at Indian Wells

World No. 1 Simona Halep punched her ticket to the Indian Wells semi-finals with a 6-4, 6-7 (5/7), 6-3 win over Croatia's Petra Martic on Wednesday.

Chong Wei strolls into semi-finals of Olympics

Chong Wei will play the winner of the other quarter-final match featuring two-time Olympic gold medallist Lin Dan of China and India's K Srikanth.