In today’s article, let’s discover the hottest sports news in the world from the beginner of September up to now!
Bouchard made a comeback in the Istanbul Open
The tennis beauty, once ranked 5th in the world, beat Bulgaria’s 133 world player, Viktoriya Tomova, with the score 6-2, 6-4 at the clay court event. Bouchard is currently quite deep on the WTA rankings with the 27th place.
Consequently, the 26-year-old is working hard to accumulate points and improve the current ranking. However, Bouchard’s next opponent will be No. 1 seed Svetlana Kuznetsova.
Although the chances of going on are not high, Bouchard is expected to still rise to No. 239 on the WTA rankings next week despite the results in the second round of the Istanbul Open tennis tournament.
Milwaukee Bucks stopped in the NBA Playoffs
There was no miracle for the Milwaukee Bucks in the Eastern semi-final 5 game against the Miami Heat at the Playoffs NBA 2020. They lacked the main pitcher Antetokounmpo and had to lose with a score of 94-103 thereby losing the final 1-4.
In the other match that took place for the day, Lebron James performed well, making all the efforts of Westbrook and Harden pointless. The Los Angeles Lakers won 112-102 over the Houston Rockets and took a 2-1 lead.
Rafael Nadal set a return date
Rafael Nadal confirmed that he will play at the Italian Open after 7 months of not attending any of the tournaments through a video posted on social networks. The Italian Open (also known as the Rome Masters) will take place from September 14 to September 21.
Tour de France welcomes the good news
According to the latest results, the Tour de France organizers announced that only 4 cases were positive for Covid-19 in the first test after the first 10 races. Fortunately, no racers are infected and all 10 teams will continue to compete in the next few races.
Borna Coric feels sorry for Djokovic
Young Croatian tennis player Borna Coric feels sorry for Novak Djokovic after Nole was eliminated from the US Open 2020 for non-professional reasons.
Milwaukee Bucks before a series of mortalities
Milwaukee Bucks was rated as the number one candidate for the East. However, the Milwaukee Bucks is in a difficult position in the regional semi-final against the Miami Heats in the NBA.
Jimmy Butler and his teammates only need 1 more match to win because they were leading with the score 3-1. Meanwhile, Milwaukee Bucks is likely to lose Giannis Antetokounmpo main hand thrower due to ankle injury.