Mats Hummels signed today a five-year contract with Bayern Munich. Hummels started his professional career in the team from Bavaria, but he did not get the real chance there. Mats than moved to Borussia Dortmund, where he spent nine seasons and has become one of the best defenders in the world.
Premier League had one game on schedule tonight. In a very interesting match West Ham United defeated Manchester United 3-2. The home team took the lead after 10 minutes of the play, when Diafra Sakho scored, but then young Anthony Martial scored two goals and gave advantage to the visitors. In the last 15 minutes West Ham United managed to turn the things around. Michail Antonio, tied the game at 2-2, and only five minutes later Winston Reid scored the winning goal for West Ham United. The game started 30 minutes later than planned, and the reason is the hooligan behavior of home team’s fans, who threw stones and bottles at the bus of the Red Devils.
Late last night, two games of the NBA playoffs were played. Miami Heat recorded very important victory against Toronto Raptors after the overtime, 94-87, and now series is tied at 2-2. The best in team from Florida was Dwyane Wade. Flash finished the game with 30 points, and he had huge contribution to the victory in overtime. Steph Curry returned to the court and his Golden State Warriors have come up with a third victory in the series against the Portland Trail Blazers. Defending champion’s came to victory only after overtime, 132-125. The best individual of this game was Curry, who scored 40 points. Incredible Steph scored 17 points in the extra five minutes, which is a new league record.
Internazionali BNL d’Italia Masters Tournament in Rome continued today with some interesting matchups in both ATP and WTA sections. At the end of the day, among those who still have a chance to win it all on the clay of the Italian capital are Tomas Berdych, Stephane Robert, Philipp Kohlschreiber, Jeremy Chardy, Kei Nishikori, David Ferrer, David Goffin and Roberto Bautista-Agut. Lucas Pouille eliminated Ernests Gulbis, Nicolas Mahut defeated Pablo Cuevas and Kevin Anderson lost to Juan Monaco. In the final match of the day Stan Wawrinka defeated Benoit Paire after three sets. As far as the female tournament is concerned, Timea Babos, Svetlana Kuznetsova and Mariana Duque-Marino advanced to the next round. Eugenie Bouchard eliminated Jelena Jankovic, Lesia Tsurenko beat Julia Goerges and Sabine Lisicki lost to Daria Gavrilova. Other players to advance are Samantha Stosur, Jelena Ostapenko, Johanna Konta, Christina McHale, Timea Bacsinszky, Carla Suarez Navarro and Serena Williams.