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Today In Sports History for Sept. 6

...receives a 22-minute standing ovation and later hits a homer in Baltimore's 4-2 win over California.2014 - Japan's Kei Nishikori becomes the first man from Asia to reach a Grand Slam final, stunning top-ranked Novak Djokovic in four sets at...
Avoiding the language of failure

Tlel kei khwadaleet: I will not quit.This is from a story told by David Katzeek. You can find this and other videos, resources, and...
Federer loses to pal Wawrinka in Paris; Tsonga into semis's a great feeling."Over at Court Philippe Chatrier, Tsonga's 6-1, 6-4, 4-6, 3-6, 6-3 victory over No. 5 Kei Nishikori was interrupted for about 40 minutes when one person was injured after a 9-foot-long (3-meter-long) piece...
Tribes gather for local Pow Wow

...49, will be held at Sandy Beach the opening night, Sept. 2. Performances will be held Sept. 3 and 4, with Sammy Tone-Kei White of the Kiowa Nation of Oklahoma serving as master of ceremonies. All events are open to the public. People sometimes...
2 Williams sisters, 2 Madisons into 4th round at Aussie Open Novak Djokovic and defending champion Stan Wawrinka advanced with straight-set wins, while U.S. Open finalist Kei Nishikori and Wimbledon semifinalist Milos Raonic continued their quests for a first major title.Four-time Australian Open...
Djokovic, Wawrinka,Williams in 3rd round in Australia

...1-6, 6-0 and Madison Keys beat No. 29 Casey Dellacqua 2-6, 6-1, 6-1.On the men's side, U.S. Open finalist Kei Nishikori beat Ivan Dodig 4-6, 7-5, 6-2, 7-6 (0), getting a crucial service break in the 10th game of the fourth...
Sharapova out; Nadal, Murray win tough matches

...before Azarenka defeated Sloane Stephens, the last remaining American in the singles draw.Nadal won three tough sets against Kei Nishikori, while Murray wasted four match points in the third set - including two in the tiebreaker - before dominating the...
Serena Williams' mystery ailment punctuates bizarre day

...Kyrgios was headed for a quarterfinal match with the big-serving Canadian, Milos Raonic, who advanced by beating 10th-seeded Kei Nishikori of Japan, 4-6, 6-1, 7-6 (4), 6-3. Raonic is seeded eighth.Kyrgios fittingly closed the match with...
Latest Slam loss for Williams comes at Wimbledon

...No. 8 Milos Raonic, only the second Canadian man in the Open era to get to Wimbledon's fourth round, plays either No. 10 Kei Nishikori or Simone Bolelli, whose match was suspended because of darkness.Cornet's fourth-round opponent when the tournament...
Tennis in a sauna? Heat wave hits Australian Open

...wasn't heat-related.No. 10 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, the 2008 Australian finalist, advanced with No. 11 Milos Raonic, No. 16 Kei Nishikori, No. 22 Grigor Dimitrov and No. 31 Fernando Verdasco.In the longest match of the day, No. 18 Gilles Simon of...


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