It was in Melbourne a year ago where he lit the fuse on his late-life tennis renaissance, beating Tomas Berdych, Kei Nishikori, Mischa Zverev and Stan Wawrinka before downing great rival Rafael Nadal in a five-set final classic.
Struggling Swiss former victor Stan Wawrinka's Australian Open campaign is over after a convincing second round defeat by American Tennys Sandgren on Thursday, while compatriot Roger Federer advanced smoothly to the third round. She will next face Japan's Naomi Osaka, who defeated 16th seed Elena Vesnina 7-6 (4) 6-2.
Federer, in the hunt for a sixth Melbourne title and 20th Grand Slam singles title, won 6-4, 6-4, 7-6 (7-4) against German Jan-Lennard Struff.
Of more concern was the degree of pain Wawrinka seemed to be feeling in his knee, with the 32-year-old wincing and flexing the joint, which bears a large scar. His wins in the first two rounds here make Sandgren 2-0 at majors.
Sandgren will play either Fernando Verdasco or Maximilian Marterer in the third round. That left only Maria Sharapova and Angelique Kerber - who will meet in the next round - and French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko as Grand Slam winners in the women's draw.
Kerber, the 2016 Australian Open champion, had a 6-4, 6-1 win over Donna Vekic before the crowd sang "Happy Birthday" to celebrate her 30th birthday.
Taiwan's Hsieh Su-Wei claimed the biggest upset so far, knocking out third seed Garbine Muguruza 7-6 (7-1), 6-4.
Ankle injury can't stop Halep's roll A ankle injury to her right ankle did not stop Simona Halep from easing through to the third round, the world No 1 defeating Eugenie Bouchard 6-2, 6-2 in 65 minutes.
An inspired Sandgren broke a struggling Wawrinka twice, in the sixth and eighth games of the first set, to go 6-2 up.
Larry Hogan (R) said Thursday he is "thrilled" that Montgomery County remains in the running for Amazon's second headquarters . Amazon said it would be a $5 billion investment and bring 50,000 new jobs, with an average salary of more than $100,000.
He said the United States aims to provide training to local elements in Syria - not create a new border security force. A YPG spokesman in Afrin, Rojhat Roj, said new Turkish reinforcements could be seen arriving at the border overnight.
Benchmark reiterated their buy rating on shares of Western Digital (NASDAQ: WDC ) in a report published on Tuesday, December 26th. It is negative, as 48 investors sold V shares while 617 reduced holdings. 64 funds opened positions while 138 raised stakes.
The former figure is slightly higher for most smartphone owners in Japan and China, who have more than 100 apps on their devices. Apple launched web previews in 2010, allowing customers to browse mobile apps on a desktop without going through iTunes.
The peacock network has given a formal pilot green light to an untitled Bad Boys spinoff TV series starring Gabrielle Union . Last seen in Miami taking down a drug cartel, she is making a cross-country move from Miami to Los Angeles.
But some of the same problems that have plagued the Cavs - defensive lapses, stagnant offense - resurfaced in the second half. And the former MVP looked sharp in limited action - notching nine points and three boards in just over 13 minutes of work.
Pharrell is expected to perform a medley of his hits alongside songs from N.E.R.D's most recent release, No One Ever Really Dies . Comedian Kevin Hart will headline the player introductions, with Pharrell Williams' N.E.R.D set to perform at halftime.
The company reported $2.00 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.87 by $0.13. Ltd. increased its stake in Constellation Brands Inc (NYSE: STZ ) by 1.7% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports.
After $3.46 actual EPS reported by Lam Research Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 6.07 % EPS growth. In analysts report sent to investors on today, Liberum Capital reiterated their Buy rating on Interserve PLC (LON:IRV)'s stock.
Djokovic , seeded 14 and fighting back from an elbow injury, beat American Donald Young 6-1, 6-2, 6-4 on Margaret Court Arena. Federer cherishes the Australian great's letters and has spoken often about his affection for the game's enduring legends.
Zacks Investment Research upgraded Molson Coors Brewing from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report on Tuesday, October 17th. The company's Average Earnings Estimate for the Current Fiscal quarter is $0.91, according to consensus of 12 analysts.
Palestinian Young Man Killed By Israeli In Jenin
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