US Open 2018: Roger Federer says he ‘couldn’t get air’ during fourth round defeat

US Open 2018: Roger Federer says he ‘couldn’t get air’ during fourth round defeat

Temperatures topped 30C at the Arthur Ashe Stadium on Monday 2018 US Open Venue: Flushing Meadows, New York Dates: 27 August-9 September Coverage: Live radio coverage on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra; live text commentaries on the BBC Sport website Roger Federer said he was “happy the match was over” after playing in “uncomfortable”…

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US Open 2018: Maria Sharapova says she has had tougher times after last-16 defeat

US Open 2018: Maria Sharapova says she has had tougher times after last-16 defeat

Spain’s Carla Suarez Navarro beat Maria Sharapova 6-4 6-3 in the fourth round at Flushing Meadows 2018 US Open Venue: Flushing Meadows, New York Dates: 27 August-9 September Coverage: Live radio coverage on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra; live text commentaries on the BBC Sport website Maria Sharapova says being a teenager with “a…

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Man Utd: Jose Mourinho has club’s backing despite defeat by Tottenham

Man Utd: Jose Mourinho has club’s backing despite defeat by Tottenham

‘Respect! Respect! Respect!’ – Mourinho walks out of news conferenceManchester United manager Jose Mourinho still has the club’s backing despite Monday’s 3-0 home defeat by Tottenham. United have lost two of their first three Premier League games for the first time since 1992-93. However, senior figures at Old Trafford are convinced Mourinho can turn the…

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Luke Jackson: Australian boxer reveals injuries after Carl Frampton defeat

Luke Jackson: Australian boxer reveals injuries after Carl Frampton defeat

Luke Jackson was stopped in the ninth round by Carl FramptonAustralian boxer Luke Jackson has revealed he suffered two perforated eardrums during Saturday’s defeat by Carl Frampton in Belfast. Jackson, who was previously unbeaten, was stopped in the ninth round of their featherweight contest at Windsor Park. The 33-year-old says he wanted to carry on…

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Celtic: How much will Champions League defeat by AEK Athens cost?

Celtic: How much will Champions League defeat by AEK Athens cost?

Celtic would have had to negotiate an extra qualifying round to reach the Champions League this seasonReaching the Champions League group stage in Brendan Rodgers’ first two seasons in charge has generated about £60m for Celtic in prize money, broadcast revenues and gate receipts. Finding a way past AEK Athens this week, then Hungarian side…

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