Roger Federer used a dominant service game to beat Dutchman Robin Haase 6-3, 7-6, (7-5) in the semifinals of the Montreal Masters tennis tournament, here Saturday.
The 20-year-old German sprung a surprise when he defeated the Swiss 19-time Grand Slam victor 6-3 6-4 in an hour and eight minutes - only Federer's third loss in 38 matches this season.
Federer, who last month secured his eighth Wimbledon crown, had come into the match as the favourite and was looking to claim a third Rogers Cupsuccess.
Federer, who was broken three times, looked just as frustrated to open the second set, hitting backhands long and freezing in his tracks as aces whizzed by.
Federer took just his third match loss of 2017, and he was clearly outplayed by Zverev, who won last week's Citi Open in Washington and has prevailed in 10 matches in a row. "I'm playing a lot, but I'm also working a lot with coach Marty Laurendeau".
Zverev improved to 5-1 in finals this year and 6-3 career.
Federer then responded to Zverev's cheeky dig in his runner-up speech.
"I remember the day but it just didn't come to my head until somebody posted a picture", he said.
Perseids meteor shower on Sunday
Still, the Perseid shower has a history of producing "fireball" meteors, which experts say are easier to spot despite moonlight. Grab a friend, pack a blanket and head outside Saturday night because the annual Perseid meteor shower is peaking.
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In addition, waves in excess of 10 feet may lash the eastern Yucatan coast, including Cozumel and Cancún , it added. Tropical Storm Franklin is forecast to continue moving west-northwestward during the next couple of days.
It's the second Masters 1000 title of the year that the young German has put in his back pocket after the first triumph of this kind earlier this year in Rome over Novak Djokovic.
With the win, his world ranking will rise from 143rd to about 67th. "Even though, Zverev is a more experienced player than Shapovalov at this stage".
"I had a bit of muscle pain, aches and pains here and there, just because it's back on the match courts, on the hard courts".
Federer reached his sixth final of the year, and will be seeking a sixth win.
"It's going to be a little bit of a change to me", he added.
He was quoted by the ATP World Tour'sofficial website as saying: "I felt all right all week". Shapovalov isn't playing completely flawless tennis, but he keeps coming away with the big points, hits impressive winners and is feeding off the Canadian crowd that provides that extra boost.
Mannarino became the fourth established ATP player this week to fall at the hands of the 18-year-old lefthanded Canadian. I didn't, but I managed to win because I kept fighting. That took me, honestly, a couple of years to get more calm in my head, that I have to deal with it.
Moore, the former chief justice of the Alabama Supreme Court, captured 39 percent of the primary vote, per the Associated Press . Moore is the only judge in history to lose his job as Chief Justice of the Alabama State Supreme Court, twice.
We thought the worst was about to happen. "It blew up and then he had such an ego about it and so much pride and he went running". McGregor, 29, said it was "sad the way it ended", but that it probably wasn't going to end any other way.
The health system said its work is better reflected in the A grades in patient safety it's received from The Leapfrog Group. Jackiewicz , CEO of Keck Medicine of USC. "We're really pleased that we can have a major presence in this city", he said.
The American authorities have expelled two Cuban diplomats following a mysterious "attack" on staff in the U.S. embassy in Havana. Florida Senator Marco Rubio said the alleged incidents were just the latest examples of harassment toward USA diplomats in Cuba.
North Korea's official news agency announced Canadian pastor Hyeon Soo Lim has been released for health reasons. The Canadian delegation is led by Daniel Jean, the national security adviser to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau .
According to officials, soldiers from both the side have suffered minor injuries due to the stone pelting. The two nuclear-armed neighbours fought a brief war in 1962 in India's border state of Arunachal Pradesh.
Nepalese men carry children on their shoulders as they wade through flood waters in village Ramgadhwa in Birgunj, Nepal , Sunday. Monsoon rains from June to September are important for farm-dependent Nepal , but they also cause havoc each year.
Winds blew between 0 and 3 miles per hour from 9:51 a.m.to 10:51 a.m., according to the National Weather Service. Four people were seriously hurt, the spokesperson said, and were taken to New York Cornell Hospital.
The U.S. has 34 cities and 39 stadiums on the list of potential candidates, the rest are split between Mexico and Canada . Each venue included in the request has to have at least 40,000 seats for the group-stage matches, and U.S.
Britain's food safety watchdog says far more eggs from affected farms have been imported than previously thought. Two directors of the company at the centre of the scandal were arrested on Thursday by Dutch authorities.
China announces cutoff of North Korean imports
Instead, Trump had two interactions with reporters - one earlier in the day when he made a statement condemning the hate groups. Yet, steel and aluminum industries are hardly weak points for China, where most production is sold at home. "I did condemn.
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Scaramucci blasted Bannon in an oft-quoted New Yorker interview that featured the man known as "the Mooch" uttering blue language. Scaramucci said that the president "knows what he's going to do with [Bannon]", and decried Bannon's "toleration" of racism.
NFL Suspends Cowboy's RB Ezekiel Elliott for Six Games
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Shahbaz to replace Nawaz as party chief
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Lavrov Meets Tillerson, US Ready To Continue Dialogue
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Errani gets two-month doping ban
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Voluntary postal vote to cost $122 million
Then the postal vote would run from September 12 to November 7, with the outcome announced on November 15. It will be organised through the Australian Bureau of Statistics and cost $122 million.