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Top seed Simona Halep had to come from behind for a second straight day on Thursday, overhauling Aryna Sabalenka 3-6, 6-2, 6-2 to reach the Dubai Championships semi-finals.Advertisement Promoted Content10 Risky Jobs Some Women Do7 Facts About Black Holes That Will Blow Your Mind5 Of The World’s Most Unique Theme Parks7 Universities Where Getting An Education Costs A Hefty PennyTop 10 Most Iconic Characters On TV14 Hilarious Comics Made By Women You Need To Follow Right NowWho’s The Best Car Manufacturer Of All Time?What Happens To Your Brain When You Play Too Much Video Games?Who Is The Most Powerful Woman On Earth?Everything You Need To Know About Asteroid ArmageddonSome Impressive And Almost Shocking Robots That ExistThe Very Last Bitcoin Will Be Mined Around 2140. Read More Loading… “Everything was a little bit fast, too powerful. When I got the rhythm, it was much easier for me to feel the game,” said the world number two.“I played quicker in the second and third set. She didn’t have time to hit the ball. I think that was the key of the match.“It’s good to have tough matches. I’m here to give everything I have to win every match I play. I’m happy with these matches.”The Romanian star will face Jennifer Brady on Friday for a place in the final.US qualifier Brady, who beat third seed Elina Svitolina in the first round, booked her last-four spot by dispatching ninth seed Garbine Muguruza, 6-7 (5⁄7), 6-3, 6-4.Elena Rybakina claimed a season-leading 18th victory with a 7-6 (7⁄1) 6-3 win over second seed Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic.The Kazakh winner has been on a tear in 2020, winning the Hobart trophy and playing finals in Shenzhen and last weekend in St Petersburg.Rybakina will Friday face Petra Martic after the Croatian eighth seed defeated Anett Kontaveit of Estonia 7-6 (7⁄4), 6-1.As she had on Wednesday, when playing Tunisian wildcard Jabeur, Halep had to fight her way out of a deficit after losing the opening set.The 2015 Dubai champion lifted her game to win the second set and ran off to a 4-1 lead in the final set before finishing off the night three games later.Victory avenged the loss Halep suffered against Sabalenka last month in Adelaide.Brady, who ranks just outside the Top 50, has stunned herself with her form this week.“I was able to find a way, I wasn’t feeling my best,” she said after seeing off Muguruza.“Maybe I didn’t play my best tennis, but I stayed in there, competed and came out on top.”Brady recovered from a set down against the two-time Grand Slam winner from Spain, winning the second set by breaking her opponent’s last two serves.[Sport] Tennis: Halep stages another Dubai comeback to reach semi-finals https://t.co/1t9otaCWP5 pic.twitter.com/Hv3N7L1Xmb— emeraldloaded (@emeraldloaded) February 21, 2020Read Also: Federer targets Wimbledon after knee surgery blowShe finished off the upset a set later on a second match point.“I had so many opportunities, I can’t count how many I had. They didn’t go my way,” said Australian Open runner-up Muguruza who converted on only one of 10 break points.“Every time I had an opportunity, she was playing the point well, serving big, making winners.”FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 Halep, who had saved a match point in knocking out Ons Jabeur 24 hours earlier, said she had to pick up her pace after losing the first set.
A judge has denied bail for a Florida woman because four people have died of overdoses at her apartment in Coral Springs, reports say.The woman, 35-year-old Marie Panebianco is facing drug charges for allegedly selling heroin, crack cocaine, and fentanyl to an undercover informant.Authorities say the four deaths due to overdose on drugs happened over the past three years.Panebianco is ordered to stay in jail till her trial date.
FSB selects Glenn Elliott as new COO August 12, 2020 IGT secures major FanDuel retail sportsbook agreement August 3, 2020 Matt King – FanDuel GroupThe newly formed FanDuel Group (Betfair US + FanDuel) has confirmed that it will utilise IGT Group systems as its lead sports betting technology provider for the regulated state of New Jersey.FanDuel Group, the strategic US subsidiary of FTSE100 betting firm Paddy Power Betfair (PPB) has chosen IGT as its lead sports betting platform supplier, servicing its New Jersey operations.The technology partnership will see FanDuel integrate its PPB’s pricing modules and risk management capabilities within an IGT bespoke retail systems, as new enterprise ‘FanDuel Sportsbook’ seeks to become the leading establishment for sports betting in New Jersey.Matt King, FanDuel Group CEO, explained: “We are delighted to choose IGT’s leading platform for our sports betting platform in New Jersey, starting with the recent ‘go live’ at the Meadowlands Racetrack.“When we evaluated sports betting platform provider partners in the U.S., IGT was the ideal choice, based on the company’s proven history in the space and the quality, reliability and flexibility of the sports betting technology that it has deployed for customers around the world.”Last Saturday (14 July), FanDuel Group launched its initial ‘FanDuel Sportsbook’ retail establishment at the Meadowlands Racetrack in East Rutherland NJ.Enrico Drago – IGT GroupEnrico Drago IGT Senior VP of Interactive & Sports Betting, backed the technology partnership, detailing that the combination would develop New Jersey’s best sportsbook enterprise;“IGT’s sports betting technology combined with the expertise of FanDuel represents two experienced, complimentary sports betting companies coming together to create a reliable, world-class sports betting experience in New Jersey.“As sports betting in the U.S. continues to evolve, IGT is prepared to address the needs of its partners through proven solutions and technologies that can be deployed today to advance sports betting across land-based and mobile platforms.” Submit StumbleUpon Related Articles Share Brazil to issue initial plans on Caixa Loterias sale August 17, 2020 Share