Serena Williams reached her first Grand Slam quarterfinal of the year with a 6-3, 6-3 victory over Kaia Kenepi in the U.S. Open yesterday, keeping her hopes alive for a third straight Flushing Meadows crown.
“I finally made a quarterfinal this year!” Williams said in her on-court interview, raising her hands to the cheers of the crowd in Arthur Ashe Stadium. “I think I felt it in my service game. I’m like, ‘Can I please make it to a Grand Slam quarters this year?’ So glad to do it in New York.” http://philly.com
St.Louis Rams cut defensive end Michael Sam who is openly gay and became famous for when he was drafted in the NFL.
Rumor has it Rajon Romeo is looking to be traded. Romeo is due to make $12.9 million this season the final year of his 5 year $55 million contract. However, Rondo agent denies the report.