Last year's US Open victor Sloane Stephens has made her maiden Miami final over three sets on Thursday, defeating Victoria Azarenka of Belarus again in the semifinals and will meet last year's French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko from Latvia in Saturday's final.
While Stephens has won every one of the five finals she has contested in her career, a sixth in a row in front of her "home" fans would make winning the Miami Open for the first time even more special.
US Open champion Sloane Stephens turned on the style to qualify for the final of the Miami Open with an absolutely astonishing point typifying her performance.
In the semifinals Collins will meet No. 6 seed Jelena Ostapenko, who upset No. 4 seed Elina Svitolina 7-6 (3), 7-6 (5).
"The first time I saw Venus in the locker room I almost cried", Collins said in an on-court interview.
"I think maybe the other tournaments I was trying to play more balls in the court and without any aggression" she had admitted before the match.
It was an impressive display by the reigning US Open champion who booked her ticket for Saturday s showpiece with a 3-6, 6-2, 6-1 triumph, just 18 days after beating the Belarusian in straight sets at Indian Wells. "I've been playing tennis in Key Biscayne since I was 11 years old", Stephens said in her on-court interview. "And if I win the match, I win the match and it's awesome. If I lose the match, I lose the match knowing that I did everything in my power to put myself in the best situation".
She said she had been working this year on her mental approach.
Latvia's Ostapenko progressed later on Thursday with a 7-6 (7-1) 6-3 win over American qualifier Danielle Collins.
"She's a fighter. She won the French Open. When he's with me sometimes I feel like, you know, I want to take a little second for myself, but then that second is over and then I just keep missing my son", the 28-year-old said. "I've gotten stronger and that's a very, very good sign".
Big-serving Isner made the Miami semi-finals for the second time in four years, needing just more than an hour to overpower South Korea's Chung Hyeon 6-1, 6-4. "So I knew if I did that in the second I'd be right in there".
"As I said, just take care of my serve and hit my shots and just be calm out there and be relaxed".
The JWST's creators had to invent, among other things, a main mirror and a heat shield that could unfold like origami in orbit. And astronomers who wish to use the telescope for research will now have until 2019 to submit proposals for experiments.
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Stanton came over the Yankees from the Miami Marlins in a December trade and adds another big bat to a stacked Yankees lineup . NY acquired Brandon Drury from Arizona to play third base and signed free-agent infielder Neil Walker .
The relevance of 24 per cent of the share is that it doesn't give the government right to veto decisions, said Bhargava. El Al is asking that the Air India flights be halted until Israeli airlines are also allowed to fly over Saudi Arabia.
It'll go on sale late this year, with hybrid versions - including a new sport hybrid option - rolling out in early 2019. Also available will be up to five USB ports, wireless device charging, and an all-new 11-speaker JBL sound system.
Meteorologist Nick Carletta of the National Weather Service called these temperatures "much below normal" for this time of year. Since 2000, April's weather has seen an average daily temperature of 51.5 degrees with precipitation averaging 2.64 inches.
There will be many different prizes including three bikes donated by the Taber Kinsmen Club, one for each division of egg hunters. Join us at the annual Spring Eggstravaganza event hoppening at Garfield Park on Saturday from 11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Thunderstorms are possible on Thursday night as a large band of torrential rain surges across north-east England. A High Wind Watch has been issued for winds 30-40 miles per hour and gusts up to 60 miles per hour or more.
While BJP is claiming to reclaim the power again this time, the Siddramiah government is also pretty confident about their win. EC has set up a committee to look into the matter and submit the report in seven days as to how the information got leaked.
Facebook announced today that it's making major changes to its settings menu and how you'll access your privacy settings. In addition to the redesigned security settings, the company is also adding two more tools to maintain a user's privacy.
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Grant Hill to enter Basketball Hall of Fame
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Nobel Laureate Malala Yousafzai Returns to Pakistan
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