#Srbija #1 #Djokovic Novak prevailed over #UK #2 Andy Murray 6-1, 7-5, 7-6 to collect his record sixth Australian Open (#AussieOpen) Title and eleventh Major (tying Björn Borg and Rod Laver)! #Djokovic was almost flawless in the service game, and remarkable still so in the return game! Murray was no push over, even went toe-to-toe in the second set and forced a tie-break in the third set, but #Djokovic stayed determined and held on! #Djokovic (almost) successfully completed the calendar slam (winning all four majors) in 2015, and still is just getting better and better; having former German star tennis baller Boris Becker as your coach doesn’t hurt.
#Germany Angelique Kerber put the stunts on #USA Serena Williams, 6-4, 3-6, 6-4 to win the Women’s Australian Open Final… the Daphne Akhurst Memorial Cup!!! Kerber would deny Serena of her record-tying 22nd Grand Slam with consistent play, and terrific passing shots! Serena was a little sloppy on serve, and her approach was quickly thwarted by Kerbers’ defense. Now the next match to watch is the Men’s #AussieOpen Final: #1 #Srbija Novak #Djokovic vs. #2 #UK Andy #Murray on ESPN 3am EST (9am SRBT).
#Srbija #1 Novak #Djokovic served up Roger #Federer decisively 6-1, 6-2, 3-6, 6-3 down under in the Australian Open at Melbourne Park this morning (3:30am EST). #Djokovic has now won three straight slam matches over #Federer, and edged the rivalry 23-22 in the head-to-head! Now #Srbija #Djokovic will go on to face the winner between #2 ranked trotting Andy Murray or #14 ranked sleeper #Canada Milos #Raonic match. Now… On to the #AussieOpen #Finals!
This story is hitting the delivery late, but still heating up! Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos are going to the AFC Championship game to host the New England Patriots! Not only did the Bronco’s advance to the Championship game they will also host the Patriots at their own Mile High Stadium, finishing the season as the #1 contender! Home field advantage can play a major part in playoff games in both terms of momentum and simply hearing play calls. Also, Steelers’ fan and rap mogul Snoop Dogg got trolled by the Broncos?!…
‘Bama Crimson Tides staved off the Clemson Tigers, 45-40 last night, to claim the 2015 BCS National Championship! ‘Bama coach Nick Saban wielded his team into GOLD behind a pooch onside kick late in the game, and switching receiver duties to O.J. Howard, who turnt out 208 yards and two touchdowns at Tight End!
#TheNatural #CooperstownBound Not Only did Ken Griffey Jr. make it into the HOF (Hall Of Fame) on his first bid, he received the most votes EVER (99.3%) eclipsing Mets’ legendary pitcher Tom Seaver (98.84%)! He received 437 of the 440 possible votes by the BWAA. Griffey’s swing was so natural, and field play so graceful, that when you thought of baseball your first picture was Griffey! He did it with his bat notching seven Silver Slugger awards, and on the ground receiving an amazing 10 consecutive Gold Gloves! Griffey also went to 11 consecutive All-Star… In a steroid latent era, he was considered holy
Perhaps the most uplifting story in the NFL came on Sunday afternoon when shoe-in HOF QB Peyton Manning returned to the Denver Broncos! He came into the game in the second half, and helped them preserve their #1 seed throughout the Playoffs instead of dropping to #5 (a wild-card spot) with a nail-biting 27-20 win over the San Diego Chargers! What made it all the more epic was playing in front of the hometown crowd at Sports Authority Field at Mile High #Denver! It turned out that the
#UpstateNY Pine Bush and Sullivan County Community College graduate, Cleanthony Early, who went onto Wichita State and the NBA NY Knicks was shot in the right knee and robbed of two chainz outside a Queens club at about 4:30am this morning by masked robbers?! He was with his girlfriend in an UberCar Taxi when a group of cars trapped them in… six suspects proceeded to the vehicle and asked him for his chainz! Early gave up two chainz, but it seems that when he wouldn’t give up his gold teeth they proceeded to shoot him in the right knee! They crooks also
#TheSplashBros Steph Curry is a victim of over-acting lol, but come to balling he is the best player in NBA right now, hands down! Tonight, the Golden State Warriors continued their winning ways and undefeated winning streak (22-0) by beating the Brooklyn Nets 114-98! Net’s Brook Lopez displayed his brawn and cat like reflexes lol, while Curry was draining tre’s! The Nets kept up with the Warriors into the fourth quarter until #SplashBros took off down the stretch!
On Sunday afternoon, 5-time NBA Champion and 17-time All-Star Kobe Bryant, who broke into the NBA at the tender age of 18, announced that he will retire at the conclusion of this season! Kobe is an international icon known worldwide! He actually grew up in Italy, as his dad (Joe Bryant) played professionally overseas from 1984 to 1992! He will retire being the only player in NBA history to play 20 years for the same franchise, the LA Lakers, and third all-time in scoring!