Unseeded Latvian teen knocks out Wozniacki on rain-hit day
08 June, 2017, 11:19
However Murray has played himself into form in Paris and now finds himself in the semi-finals where he will meet Stan Wawrinka after beating Kei Nishikori 2-6 6-1 7-6 (7-0) 6-1, in the quarters. The three-time Grand Slam champion has never won at Roland Garros, and never faced unseeded Russian Karen Khachanov, either.
Murray's display will not give Wawrinka any sleepless nights, but he will remember how outstandingly well the world number one played to beat him in four sets in last year's semi-final. Roger Federer misses out injured, but Rafa Nadal, Andy Murray and defending champ Stan Wawrinka are all here.
Murray lost his cool then fought back from 2-4 down in the decider to lead 5-4, but lost the last three games.
Halep will face off in Thursday's semi against second seed Karolina Pliskova, who booked her spot with a 7-6 (7-3), 6-4 defeat of Frenchwoman Caroline Garcia.
Cilic knows what it takes to win a major title - he topped Nishikori in the 2014 U.S. Open final - so he appreciates his easy path.
"I have never had any issues with him before", Murray said.
The men's quarterfinals slated for later Tuesday are No. 4 Rafael Nadal vs.
The eighth-seeded Nishikori recovered from a nightmare opening set to beat Fernando Verdasco 0-6, 6-4, 6-4, 6-0 on Monday and progress to his seventh Grand Slam quarterfinal, a record for a Japanese man.
Murray did not arrive in Paris at the height of his powers, dealing with a cold and some recent shaky results.
Suarez Navarro falls to 0-14 against top-five-ranked players in Grand Slams.
Manchester bomber's brother released without charge
He is the eight person to be released from United Kingdom custody without any further action, while another ten remain in cells. On Friday evening, police in Manchester arrested their 17th suspect in connection with the terror attack.
New smart speaker expected as Apple kicks off conference
Apple will go head-to-head with rivals Amazon and Google, as the USA tech giant throws its hat into the growing smart home arena. Like other smart speakers, audio information isn't sent to Apple's cloud until this voice command has been issued, Apple said.
The performance facilitates " complex tasks like editing photos and 4K video, rendering 3D images or playing games ", says Apple . Driving guidance: Apple in its iOS 11 has also added new improvements to Maps which can be used while driving in a vehicle .
Furthermore, High Sierra is set to be available as a free update this fall, for everyone who has Sierra on their devices. Apple is expected to unveil new features for its Apple Watch as its Worldwide Developers Conference kicks off on Monday.
Counter-terrorism police and security services have launched a huge investigation for the third time in a matter of weeks. Unlike Butt, his accomplices were not known to the security services and are both thought to be foreign nationals.
The details were expected to be the likely center of Uber's weekly all-hands meeting, which happens every Tuesday. The firings, which were first reported by Bloomberg News , follow an investigation led by Holder.
Nick Kyrgios of Australia beat Philipp Kohlschreiber of Germany in straight sets to reach the second round of the French Open . Prior to the tournament, Rafael Nadal said he considers Paris his second home due to the past success at Roland Garros .
Police were called a short time later and Khayre was killed in a dramatic shootout with heavily armed officers. Three people were convicted of conspiracy for that plot, which police thwarted before it could be executed .
Siri will be able to translate English words and phrases into Chinese, French, German, Italian or Spanish. Safari, Apple's web browser, seeks to make users' online experience smoother and less annoying.
Here's our first look at Apple's new HomePod smart speaker
It wouldn't be the first time that Apple hopped on the bandwagon of a technology product popularized by a competitor. Multiple HomePods can be networked together, but that will cost a pretty sum given each speaker costs $349 (£270).
Trump delays moving embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem
But Trump has apparently realized that the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, much like the US health care system, is complicated. The long-standing US position is that Jerusalem's fate must be worked out through Israeli-Palestinian negotiations.
Snake bites baby, mom posts video to Facebook
A Sebring, Florida woman is being investigated after a video surfaced showing a red rat snake biting her one-year-old daughter. She says her child was never in any real danger and thought she did the right thing to "introduce" the snake to her baby.
Panama's feared dictator and ex-US ally Noriega dies
In 2015 Noriega issued a blanket apology "to anybody who felt offended, affected, prejudiced or humiliated by my actions". While in prison he was convicted in absentia in France of money laundering and sentenced to seven years.
Key storylines heading into Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final
It did not look good early for Rinne who, after two subpar efforts in Games 1 and 2, gave up a goal on the first shot of the game. The Penguins also have managed just four shots on goal in 13 power plays in the series with just one goal with the man advantage.
Thad Matta out as basketball coach at Ohio State
He has been troubled for years by chronic back problems that sometimes prevented him from taking off his shoes after a game. Ohio State is considered one of the best coaching jobs in not only the Big Ten, but nationally as well.
Apple unveils HomePod, its Siri smart speaker
Apple also released a software kit so developers could infuse augmented reality into applications for iPhones or iPads. So far, the service has limited payments to purchases of products and services from companies and other organizations.