Global Sports Round Up on 2nd January, 2018

Prabhangad Singh / 22 January 2018

Here is Sportzwiki’s daily news round-up, featuring top sports news from around the world, on 22nd January 2018.

Here’s all the news from sporting events like cricket, football, WWE, Tennis and other sports took over the attention of all the sports enthusiasts.

Australian Open, Men’s Single’s, Results 

Roger Federer
Switzerland’s Roger Federer celebrates his win against Marton Fucsovics of Hungary during their men’s singles fourth round match on day eight of the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne on January 22, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / WILLIAM WEST / — IMAGE RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE – STRICTLY NO COMMERCIAL USE — (Photo credit should read WILLIAM WEST/AFP/Getty Images)

Roger Federer vs Marton Fucsovics 

Roger Federer advanced to the quarterfinal for the 14th time in 15 attempts as he cruised past Hungarian Marton Fucsovics in straight sets winning the match 6-4, 7-6, 6-2.

Dominic Thiem vs Tennys Sandgren

American Tennys Sandgren sent fifth seed Dominic Thiem packing in the round of 16 in a five set thriller winning the match 6-2, 4-6, 7-6, 6-7, 6-3

Tomas Berdych defeated F. Fognini

Tomas Berdych set up a quarter-final clash against Roger Federer after defeating Italian F. Fognini in straight sets 6-1, 6-4, 6-4

Australian Open, Women’s Single’s, Results

Madison Keys vs C. Gracia

17th seed American Madison Keys defeated eighth seed C. Gracia 6-3, 6-2 in straight sets to qualify for the quarter-finals.

  1. Hsieh vs Angelique Kerber

Angelique Kerber came back from one set down and won the match 4-6, 7-5, 6-2 against S. Hsieh of Chinese Taipei.

Simona Halep vs Naomi Osaka

World number one Simona Halep cruised to the quarter-finals defeating Japanese Naomi Osaka 6-3, 6-2.

English Premier League, Fixtures, Matchday 24

Southampton vs Tottenham

Tottenham was held to a 1-1 draw against Southampton despite Harry Kane’s 21st premier league goal. Southampton took the lead in the 15th minute courtesy an own goal by Davinson Sanchez.

Ligue 1, Results

Lyon vs PSG

Memphis Depay’s injury-time strike from outside the penalty area earned Lyon a shock victory against a 10 men PSG side. Lyon won the match 2-1.

Series A, Results

Verona 0-3 Crotone

Sassuolo 1-1 Torino

Lazio 5-1 Chievo

Sampdoria 3-1 Fiorentina

Cagliari 1-2 AC Milan

Inter Milan 1-1 Roma

LA Liga, Results

Alaves 2-2 Leganes

Real Madrid 7-1 Deportivo

Real Sociedad 1-2 Celta Vigo

Real Betis 0-5 Barcelona