Category: World Sports

Pliskova Upsets Venus Williams, Advances To US Open Quarterfinals — CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Venus Williams failed to convert a match point Monday and lost in the fourth round of the US Open to a player a dozen years younger than her, 10th-seeded Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic. Pliskova reached the first Grand Slam quarterfinal of her career by coming back to edge the… via Pliskova Upsets Venus Williams, Advances To US Open Quarterfinals … Read More Pliskova Upsets Venus Williams, Advances To US Open Quarterfinals — CBS New York

US Notches First Gold Of The Games — CBS New York

RIO DE JANEIRO (CBSNewYork/AP) — American shooter Virginia Thrasher has won the first gold medal of the Rio Olympics in the women’s 10-meter air rifle. Thrasher finished a point ahead of two-time gold medalist Li Du of China. China’s Siling Yu earned the bronze. More: Photos: Olympic Games Opening Ceremony | Be An Amateur Olympian… via US Notches First Gold Of The Games — CBS … Read More US Notches First Gold Of The Games — CBS New York

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