Sports

Bouchard sparkles as Murray reigns supreme

LONDON, (Reuters) – Eugenie Bouchard succeeded where Serena Williams failed as she beat Alize Cornet to reach the last eight of Wimbledon on a rain-hit Monday that produced another display of grass mastery by defending men’s champion Andy Murray.

Waramadong confident of upending Christianburg/Wismar

Digicel U-18 football

Waramadong Secondary coach Louie Thomas says that preparations for the finals of the Digicel national u-18 football tourney are progressing smoothly and that he is confident his charges will reverse their fortunes against two-time defending titleholders Christianburg/Wismar Secondary.

Hughes’ cameo fails to save Derbyshire

CHESTER-LE-STREET, England, CMC – Leeward Islands left-hander Chesney Hughes was among the runs but could not prevent Derbyshire from crashing to an eight-wicket defeat to Durham in the English T20 Blast here yesterday.

Murray ready for real battles to commence

Andy Murray

LONDON, (Reuters) – Defending champion Andy Murray’s tranquil progress through Wimbledon’s opening week has been eerily calm. No pesky upstarts trying to knock him off his perch, no tumbles on the lush lawns, no niggles from the back that needed surgery last year and no question marks about his form which, for the first three rounds, has been imperious.