Williams bounced back from the most lopsided loss of her career two weeks ago - 6-1, 6-0 to Johanna Konta in San Jose - to set up a meeting with Czech eighth seed Petra Kvitova in the second round.
Serena Williams has taken just 65 minutes to beat Daria Gavrilova in the first round of the Cincinatti Open. "If I can improve by 10, 15 percent, you turn a lot of those matches around".
"I felt good in that first match, to be honest, walking out, hardly any nerves. Usually I feel like I play my better tennis at the beginning of the year so I'm going to try to flip it and play better at the end this year". 'We both played at a really high level.
'You know, this is a long comeback.
Kyrgios, a finalist previous year in Cincinnati, overcame physical problems to fight off qualifier Denis Kudla for a 6-7 (2), 7-5, 7-6 (9) victory. "I started the year very well". However, he was then forced to pull out of his quarter-final to prevent any risk of injury or fatigue. We have been definitely thinking about the options with my hip. Although I didn't feel great, I managed to get through them.
American Sam Querrey overcame 38 aces by ninth seed John Isner to send his friend and compatriot packing with a 6-4 6-7 (5) 7-6 (5) win.
Andy Murray's comeback following hip surgery hit another roadblock on Monday after he was beaten 6-1 1-6 6-4 by France's Lucas Pouille in the first round of the Cincinnati Open.
Greece's Maria Sakkari edged 20-year-old Naomi Osaka in a closely contested second-set tiebreak to dispatch the Japanese 6-3 7-6 (8) in their first-round match. Ekaterina Makarova cruised past qualifier Ana Bogdan 6-3, 6-2.
A combined total of less than a dozen death penalty supporters and opponents gathered in the rain while the execution took place. Moore fatally shot Maynard Helgeland by himself five days later, saying he wanted to prove he could take a man's life by himself.
This includes a prominent notch on the front, that is also said to house an IR sensor to allow for IR-based biometric face unlock. The website also gave away a few key specifications details like Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 and a large 4,000mAh battery .
This is a biopic based on the life of Rani Laxmibai of Jhansi and Kangana looks like a warrior in the first look poster. Kangana's character screams in the battlefield and her child is seen, tied to her back.
CHATTERJEE: Weissman's previous work has shown that when mothers are treated for depression, their children feel better , as well. CHATTERJEE: When a parent sees their child struggle, it might affect their mood.
President Trump has begun the process by asking for increased funding in his annual budget request next year, according to Pence . Actions by USA adversaries make it clear that space is already a warfighting domain, the vice president said.
This morning, Business Insider reported that Vimeo had removed some of Jones' content citing a violation of its Terms of Service. Twitter users criticised the microblogging site this week for its failure to take a harder stance on Jones and InfoWars .
At least 30 cars and three heavy vehicles were on the portion of the bridge when it crumbled, Civil Protection authorities said. Salvini also said he wanted the "names and surnames of those to blame because a tragedy like this in 2018 is not acceptable".
During Wilson's sentencing in July, Stone found the former archbishop had shown no remorse or contrition for the cover-up. He quit his job as an archbishop after Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull called on the Vatican to sack him.
Indonesia Asian Games 2018 Organizing Committee (INASGOC) and Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) said yes for his reentry to the team. Clarkson's services, however, will be available in the Philippines' second game against perennial rivals China on the August 21.
In all, four states including Vermont and CT will host elections on Tuesday as the 2018 primary season nears its final chapter. Democrats appear particularly motivated in Wisconsin, where eight candidates want the chance to take on Republican Gov.
New Zealand bans most foreigners from buying homes
Almost all foreigners have been banned from buying most Kiwi homes in a bid to crack down on overseas speculators. The Reserve Bank said last week it can't rule out cutting the official cash rate to a new record low.
Lionel Messi leaves Argentina national team temporarily
Tevez played alongside five-time Ballon d'Or victor Messi for Argentina as the 34-year-old earned 76 caps on the global stage. Messi´s next chance to win his first major worldwide title will be the 2019 Copa America in Brazil.
Turkey to boycott U.S. electronics, including iPhone
Erdogan made the comments in retaliation against U.S. sanctions , which have helped worsen an economic crisis in the country. Erdogan also said that the country could depend on Venus and Vestel, two of Turkey's domestic smartphone brands.
Channel 5 announces Celebrity Big Brother theme
There has been no confirmation on the release date of Big Brother 2018; however, we have a rough guess, and it might just be true. So before summer 2018 installment of Celebrity Big Brother , we will be sharing everything we know about the show, so far.