Conversely, it had been five years since Roger Federer exited a US Open before the quarter final stages, last failing in the round of 16 at the 2013 tournament where he was bested by Spaniard Tommy Robrero.
The men's singles event of the US Open witnessed a seismic shock of sorts on Tuesday with unheralded John Millman stunning Roger Federer 3-6, 7-5, 7-6 (7), 7-6 (3). Start with this: Federer held two set points while serving for the second at 5-4, 40-15 and did not pull through.
The third set was a much tighter affair with just one break chance to Federer in the very first game as it went to a tiebreak, Federer squandering a set point at 6-5 before Millman clinched to go ahead point at the second attempt to lead for the first time.
Hours before, Djokovic left the court for a medical timeout - the second time during the tournament he's sought help from a doctor because of harsh weather - during what would become an otherwise straightforward 6-3, 6-4, 6-3 victory over 68th-ranked Joao Sousa of Portugal.
An elbow injury forced the 31-year-old out of the 2017 tournament though Djokovic reached the final 12 months previously, beaten by Stan Wawrinka.
Now he meets Djokovic in his first Grand Slam quarter-final on Wednesday.
"It's a dubious call to me because he's let it happen so many times", commentators were heard saying about a late Sousa challenge call by the umpire.
That remains Nishikori's best Grand Slam showing.
Here’s Your First Look at the Apple Watch Series 4
According to 9toMac which obtained exclusive info, the new Series 4 will get a newer edge to edge display with thinner bezels. The last phone in this year's iPhone lineup is expected to come with a lighter price tag and a 6.1-inch screen, with an LCD.
The measure to allow breaks in matches was implemented for three days in the opening week as the players battled sopping humidity and scorching heat. Keys advanced by beating No. 29 Dominika Cibulkova 6-1, 6-3.
Keys was an Open finalist a year ago and lost to Sloane Stephens.
In the women's draw, Maria Sharapova was delivered a surprising upset at the hands of Spain's Carla Suárez Navarro. She had six aces and no double-faults Monday in perhaps her best performance of the tournament.
Naomi Osaka also reached the quarterfinals with a 6-3, 2-6, 6-4 win over Aryna Sabalenka, becoming the first Japanese woman to make the final eight at a Grand Slam in 14 years.
Tsurenko struggled in the heat.
The top-seeded Spaniard looked like he would cruise to an easy win after pocketing the first two sets but the Georgian stepped up his game to take the third set.
She said afterward she felt dizzy and was "just asking nature, I don't know, the god, to move the shade".
It is expected turn toward the northwest and north through Friday night, when it will weaken, the CPHC said. Maximum sustained winds have increased to near 60 miles per hour (95 kph) with higher gusts.
But Biden, who is considering challenging Trump in 2020, made what some saw as a veiled reference to the president. John McCain during a viewing at the Arizona Capitol on Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2018, in Phoenix. "God, he loved it".
But by hiking prices previous year and introducing the new $1,000 iPhone X, Apple's iPhone revenue jumped 20% to $29.9 billion. Huawei took that spot, research firm IDC said Tuesday, with 54.2 million phones versus Apple's 41.3 million.
Coke plans on using Costa's Coffee Club membership, a loyalty program, to market digitally to individual consumers, Quincey said . U.S. beverage giant Coca-Cola will buy British coffee shop chain Costa in a surprise acquisition.
If she told I was involved in any decision about her career then she was lied to. 'I was an actor and only an actor. The actress reportedly wrote on her Facebook page that she had been struggling with Celiac disease and seizures.
Martha McSally landed another coveted prize - an endorsement Wednesday from President Donald Trump in the general election. If he wins the November 6 election, he would be the first black governor in the country's most populous swing state.
Activity in the Atlantic Ocean and Carribean is becoming very active as the peak of hurricane season is upon us. Wind gusts of 48 mph were recorded in Fort Lauderdale, 49 mph in Pembroke Pines, and 51 mph in Opa-locka.
On Thursday, the scene shifted to New Bethel Baptist Church, which for many years was pastored by Franklin's father, the Rev. Sharpton read a letter from former President Barack Obama, who honored Franklin's legacy and her impact on the country.
Dow also ordered the couple to transfer the money into an escrow account, which will be controlled by Bobbitt's attorneys. Bobbitt's attorney told The Post that he is now in detox and working to get his life back.
He was eighth in the 2014 MVP vote, took 23 of 30 first-place votes in his 2015 victory, and was fourth in the 2016 vote. It was felt that the Blue Jays would try to deal Donaldson after last season, when his value was still relatively high.
Firefighters try to save relics as fire engulfs Rio museum
They told local news outlets that firefighters had difficulty blasting water into the burning building, which is fully ablaze. Priceless artifacts spanning 11,000 years went up in flames as an inferno swallowed Brazil's National Museum Sunday .
McCain's casket arrives at US Capitol Rotunda
Michael Fellars stood on a roadway outside of North Phoenix Baptist Church on Thursday waiting to see the funeral procession. Doug Ducey, came on the first of five days of memorial tributes planned for McCain, who died on Saturday from brain cancer.
Eminem drops surprise new album Kamikaze
Along with that, the rapper took some time to pay homage to an important hip-hop group: The Beastie Boys . Now, as Eminem reveals on his new album , Kamikaze , it seems the cypher led to a visit from the U.S.