Here is Sportzwiki’s daily news round-up, featuring top sports news from around the world, on 13th November 2017. 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.
Valtteri Bottas’s poor start cost him the first position as Germany’s Sebastian Vettel won the Brazilian Grand Prix. 2017 World champion Lewis Hamilton, who crashed who out in the qualifying race, started from the pit lane finished fourth just 5.7 seconds behind race leader Sebastian Vettel. The final race of the season, The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix will be on November 26th.
ATP WORLD TOUR FINALS
Roger Federer Vs Jack Sock
Roger Federer began the final tournament of the year with an emphatic win over American Jack Sock at the O2 Arena in London. The World number 2 cruised past Sock 6-4, 7-6(4) on his return from a break after the Swiss Indoors triumph last month.
Marin Cilic Vs Alexander Zverev
The other Boris Becker- Group match involved Marin Cilic and Alexander Zverev which the German won in three sets. Zverev won the first set 6-4 but then lost momentum in the second set as the Croatian found some rhythm winning the set 3-6. However, Zverev shrugged off the jitter and won his ATP World tour finals debut match by winning the final set 6-4.
FED CUP- Final
The USA Vs Belarus
The USA lifted their 18th Fed Cup trophy and first since 200 as they defeated Belarus 3-2 in the final on Sunday. The USA has won the most number of Fed Cup trophies. On the other hand, Belarus was making their first appearance in a Fed Cup final.
FIFA WORLD CUP QUALIFIER
Greece Vs Croatia
Croatia booked their second consecutive FIFA World Cup spot as they drew the return fixture after they won the home leg 4-1.
Switzerland Vs Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland’s World Cup dreams were shattered as Switzerland booked a world cup spot courtesy a penalty in the first leg of the fixture. The second leg ended in a draw which was enough for the Swiss to qualify for the 2018 World Cup.
Italy Vs Sweden- Preview
2006 World Champions Italy is in real danger of missing out on a World Cup spot after they were beaten 1-0 in the first leg in Sweden. The last time Italy were not a part of a FIFA World Cup was in 1958, and the Italians must win on Monday to extend this streak.