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Defending champion Andy Murray guaranteed he will play for another Olympic medal after battling past Steve Johnson to reach the semifinals. Gerald Everett Rams Jersey .Thursdays swirling wind, which contributed to Murray almost crashing out to Fabio Fognini, had died down and the world No.2 initially found the conditions much more to his liking.But, after a dominant opening set, he faltered in the second and again found himself in a real fight before recovering from a break down in the decider to win 6-0, 4-6, 7-6(2).He said: Its obviously been difficult, Ive been in tough positions after great starts and I was close to going out.Sometimes that can work in your favour as the tournament goes on. You start to feel a little bit better, maybe loosen up a bit and hopefully I can play better.It feels different [playing at the Olympics] because its special. We dont get this opportunity all of the time. Competing, trying to win medals for your country adds pressure, obviously.For me, its got nothing to do with having won the gold medal in London. Its just about trying to win more medals for your country and the team, and Ill give it my best shot to do that.Murray will now face fourth seed Kei Nishikori?after he defeated Frances Gael Monfils?7-6(4), 4-6, 7-6(6).The last four showdown will take place on Saturday and Murray will surely need to play much better to make the final.The 29-year-old is very much the form man of world tennis having now won 27 of his last 28 matches, 16 in a row and 10 in succession at the Olympics.American Johnson has quietly climbed to 22nd in the world rankings but Murray won their only previously meeting in Shanghai last year comfortably.Rain delayed the start of play for half an hour and Murray seemed keen to make up for lost time, immediately breaking Johnsons serve and racing through the first set in just 26 minutes.Murray was pinning the American on his weaker backhand wing and showing off his full repertoire of shots. The second set was where it all went wrong for Murray against Fognini and Johnson ended the Scots run of 12 straight games across the two matches with a break in the opening game.The 26-year-old does not possess Fogninis extravagant talent but his serve and forehand were combining effectively while Murrays game, particularly his backhand, had gone off the boil.The second seed missed his only break point and Johnson served out the set to love. The Americans response after his first-set mauling had been very impressive and he made the first breakthrough in the seventh game of the decider with a Murrayesque lob.Murray could barely contain his frustration at the way he was playing but his fighting spirit can never be questioned and he hit straight back before saving another break point in a very tense exchange.Johnson twice successfully served to stay in the match, forcing a deciding tie-break -- introduced as a rule change for this Olympics. But Murray secured the early mini-break and never let his advantage slip, finally clinching one of the tenser wins of his career after two hours and 12 minutes.Rafael Nadal made it to the semifinals in his bid for a second Olympic singles gold, overcoming his Brazilian opponent and a raucous, flag-waving home crowd in the Rio Games main tennis stadium.Spains Nadal, the No. 3 seed, came back to beat 54th-ranked Thomaz Bellucci 2-6, 6-4, 6-2 in two hours Friday.Nadal was the singles champion at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, then missed the London Games four years ago because of a knee injury.These Olympics represent the left-handers first competition since sitting out for over two months with an injured left wrist he says is not fully healed.Nadal will face Juan Martin Del Potro in the semifinal after he defeated Roberto Bautista Agut 7-5, 7-6(4).The Associated Press contributed to this report, Cooper Kupp Jersey . The winner Saturday will remain in the elite 10-team field next year. "We talked about wanting to be disciplined and stick with our game plan and good things will come," Draisaitl said, who had two goals for the victors. Josh Reynolds Youth Jersey .Y. -- The Buffalo Sabres have recalled forward Kevin Porter and defenceman Chad Ruhwedel from the minors as part of a five-player roster shuffle made by the NHLs worst team.http://www.footballramsshop.us/authentic-gerald-everett-rams-jersey/ . Scott Kazmir allowed four hits in seven shutout innings, Michael Brantley hit a two-run homer in a three-run first inning and the Indians maintained their hold on an AL wild-card spot with a 4-1 win over the Houston Astros on Saturday night. ESTERO, Fla. -- Trae Bell-Haynes floater from the left side of the lane with 3.5 seconds remaining lifted Vermont to a 60-59 victory over Wofford on Monday in the opening game of the Gulf Coast Showcase.Cameron Jacksons basket with 1:42 left gave Wofford a 59-58 lead but teammate Derrick Brooks missed a pair of free throws with 52 seconds left. The Catamounts Payton Henson had his shot underneath blocked by Jackson before the Terriers Fletcher Magee missed a 3-point attempt with 13 seconds leftt. Samson Ebukam Rams Jersey. Bell-Haynes then made his winning shot on the other end. A half-court shot by Wofford at the buzzer was short.Henson finished with 14 points and eight rebounds for Vermont (4-1), which survived a 38 percent shooting performance, in part by making 18 of 22 free throws. Bell-Haynes had six assists.Jackson scored 20 points and Magee 12 for Wofford (1-2). Cheap NFL Jerseys Cheap NFL Jerseys China Cheap Jerseys From China Cheap NFL Jerseys Authentic Wholesale Jerseys China Cheap NFL Jerseys ChinaNFL Cheap Jerseys ' ' '

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