Rafa Nadal guides Spain to emotional Davis Cup title

Rafa Nadal guides Spain to emotional Davis Cup title

 

Rafael Nadal capped a remarkable season, guiding Spain to a sixth Davis Cup title as he beat Denis Shapovalov to seal victory over Canada in Madrid’s Caja Magica.

Earlier on Sunday, Roberto Bautista Agut edged past Felix Auger-Aliassime 7-6 (7-3), 6-3, ensuring Nadal’s 6-3, 7-6 (9-7) win over Shapovalov gave Spain an unassailable 2-0 lead in the revamped tournament.
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Margaret Court calls for grand slam anniversary honor at Australian Open

Margaret Court calls for grand slam anniversary honor at Australian Open

 

Margaret Court calls for grand slam anniversary honor at Australian Open. Former tennis player Margaret Court has called for recognition at next year’s Australian Open in honor of the 50th anniversary of her grand-slam winning year.

Court won all four majors in 1970, beginning with the ninth of 11 Australian Open titles in an illustrious career which yielded a record 24 grand slam victories.
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Chelsea and Ajax serve up eight-goal Champions League thriller

Chelsea and Ajax serve up eight-goal Champions League thriller

 

Chelsea and Ajax serve up eight-goal Champions League thriller. Eight goals, two red cards, two penalties and a three-goal comeback.

Many were expecting Chelsea and Ajax, two of this season’s most exciting young teams in Europe, to serve up a treat at Stamford Bridge, but none would have predicted quite how crazy it would become. Both sides traded what they must have thought were knockout blows throughout the tie,
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