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Alexander Zverev, Dominic Thiem advance to U.S. Open final

Alexander Zverev, Dominic Thiem advance to U.S. Open final

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Sept. 11 (UPI) -- Alexander Zverev and Dominic Thiem will meet in the 2020 U.S. Open final after both players posted semifinal wins Friday night at Arthur Ashe Stadium in Queens, N.Y. The fifth-seeded Zverev overcame a two-set deficit to beat No. 20 seed Pablo Carreno Busta 3-6, 2-6, 6-3, 6-4, 6-3 and reach the men's title match at Flushing Meadows. He became the first man to win a U.S. Open semifinal match after a 2-0 set deficit since Novak Djokovic in 2011, when the Serbian did it against Roger Federer. Advertisement Zverev, 23, also is the youngest male finalist at any major tournament since Djokovic, who reached the U.S. Open final in 2010 at age 23. "Mentally, I stayed in it. ... A lot of players would have gone away," Zverev said. "There's no easy matches anymore. Sometimes you hav...
Millionaire crowns first winner in 14 years – can you guess the final answer right?

Millionaire crowns first winner in 14 years – can you guess the final answer right?

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A history and politics teacher has been crowned as the first winner of Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? in 14 years.Donald Fear, 57, now plans to spend some of his £1m prize money on a motor home to holiday across the UK. The father of four, who lives in Telford, correctly answered the final 15th question about the death of a famous pirate in 1718 (scroll down to see the question).Mr Fear, who has been married to his wife Debs for 33 years, is the sixth champion in the ITV programme's 22-year history.The streak runs in the family as his elder brother Davyth won £500,000 as a contestant on the same programme last year.
Lyon 0-3 Bayern Munich: Bayern breeze through to final showdown with PSG

Lyon 0-3 Bayern Munich: Bayern breeze through to final showdown with PSG

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Bayern Munich's relentless march through this season's Champions League continued as they brushed aside Lyon to book an 11th appearance in the final of the competition and a showdown with Paris St-Germain.The German champions have barely had a glove laid on them in Europe this season, with this their 10th straight Champions League win - equalling the record for winning streaks in the competition set by Real Madrid in 2015 and Bayern themselves in 2013 - as part of a 28-game unbeaten run stretching back to December.And Lyon simply did not have ability or approach over the 90 minutes to buck that trend. The French side will be left to rue two missed opportunities in the opening quarter, though...
RB Leipzig 0-3 Paris St-Germain: PSG reach first Champions League final

RB Leipzig 0-3 Paris St-Germain: PSG reach first Champions League final

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Paris St-Germain are through to their first Champions League final courtesy of a deserved victory over RB Leipzig in an entertaining semi-final in Lisbon.One of Europe's biggest spenders, but also one of the continent's most high-profile underachievers on the grandest stage, PSG finally seized their opportunity courtesy of goals from Marquinhos, Angel di Maria and Juan Bernat.The former, who scored the first of two late goals in a comeback win over Atalanta in the last eight, rose to head home a superbly delivered free-kick from Di Maria. The Argentine forward then finished well from close range following an audacious flick from Neymar after Leipzig goalkeeper Peter Gulacsi had relinquished p...
Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Arteta to have final say on deals as Sanllehi is sacked, huge Aouar bid rejected by Lyon, Martinez wanted by TEN European clubs

Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Arteta to have final say on deals as Sanllehi is sacked, huge Aouar bid rejected by Lyon, Martinez wanted by TEN European clubs

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Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta has a big rebuilding job on his hands. The Gunners won the FA Cup in 2019/20 but finished in eighth place in the Premier League, 43 points off champions Liverpool. They are expected to do plenty of business this summer, with players coming in and out of the Emirates. Keep up to date with all the latest Arsenal news and gossip below… Let's block ads! (Why?) talkSPORT