Australian Open: Nadal shows caring side with kiss for blushing ballgirl

first_img The Spanish world number one was in the throes of wrapping up his second round clash on Rod Laver Arena against Argentine Federico Delbonis when the unfortunate girl found herself in his firing line. Nadal went over to check how she was and gave her a quick peck on the cheek for good measure, leaving the youngster blushing. Loading… Read Also: Aussie Open: Nadal labours past Delbonis to reach third round“For her it was not a good moment, I was so scared for her, the ball was quick and straight on her,” Nadal said after the match, giving her his headband as a momento.“She’s a super brave girl. It has been one of the more scary moments of my career. I’m very happy she is good. She is brave. Well done.”FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 Promoted ContentMind-Bending Technology That Was Predicted Before It Appeared11 Most Immersive Game To Play On Your Table TopWhat Happens When You Eat Eggs Every Single Day?9 Iconic Roles That Could Have Been Played By Different Actors10 Risky Jobs Some Women DoWhat Is A Black Hole And Is It Dangerous For Us All?9 Facts You Should Know Before Getting A TattooFantastic-Looking (and Probably Delicious) Bread Art8 Superfoods For Growing Hair Back And Stimulating Its Growth18 Beautiful Cities That Are Tourist Magnets6 Incredibly Strange Facts About HurricanesYou’ve Only Seen Such Colorful Hairdos In A Handful Of Animecenter_img Advertisement Rafael Nadal melted hearts at the Australian Open on Thursday, rushing to console a ballgirl and kissing her on the cheek after one of his fearsome shots ricocheted off her.last_img read more

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NASCAR starting lineup at Phoenix: Ryan Blaney wins pole; Chase Elliott qualifies second

first_imgTicketGuardian 500 schedule, how to watchAll of the events leading up to the race, including practices and races for the Xfinity Series, can be seen on NASCAR.com, PRN, MRN and FS1.Here’s a daily schedule of events leading up to the TicketGuardian 500.(All times Eastern)Friday, March 8TimeEventChannel1:35 p.m. Cup Series First PracticeMRN3:05 p.m.Xfinity Series First PracticeFS15:05 p.m.Xfinity Series Final PracticeFS16:10 p.m.Cup Series qualifyingFS1/MRNSaturday, March 9TimeEventChannel11:35 a.m.Cup Series Second PracticeFS1/MRN12:40 p.m.Xfinity Series qualifyingFS12:05 p.m.Cup Series Final PracticeFS1/MRN4 p.m.Xfinity Series raceFS1/MRNSunday, March 10TimeEventChannel3:30 p.m.TicketGuardian 500Fox/MRN DRIVERS FIGHT: Suarez, McDowell clash in qualifyingChase Elliott will start second. Kyle Busch will be fourth and Kevin Harvick eighth.Kurt Busch did not make it to the final round of qualifying and will start 16th.NASCAR AT PHOENIX: Odds, prediction, sleepersKyle Larson didn’t have his best day; he qualified 31st.The TicketGuardian 500 can be seen at 3:30 p.m. ET on Sunday on FOX.TicketGuardian 500 starting lineupHere is the starting lineup for Sunday’s race:StartingDriverNumberNo. 1Ryan Blaney12No. 2Chase Elliott9No. 3Denny Hamlin11No. 4Kyle Busch18No. 5Brad Keselowski2No. 6Alex Bowman88No. 7William Byron24No. 8Kevin Harvick4No. 9Martin Truex Jr.19No. 10Erik Jones20No. 11Daniel Hemric8No. 12Joey Logano22No. 13Austin Dillon3No. 14Aric Almirola10No. 15Jimmie Johnson48No. 16Kurt Busch1No. 17Paul Menard21No. 18Ryan Newman6No. 19Ricky Stenhouse Jr.17No. 20Ty Dillon13No. 21Ryan Preece47No. 22Chris Buescher37No. 23Darrell “Bubba” Wallace Jr.43No. 24Corey Lajoie32No. 25Matt DiBenedetto95No. 26Clint Bowyer14No. 27Michael McDowell34No. 28Daniel Suarez41No. 29David Ragan38No. 30Matt Tifft36No. 31Kyle Larson42No. 32Landon Cassill00No. 33Ross Chastain15No. 34Cody Ware51No. 35Quin Houff77No. 36Bayley Currey52 What time does the TicketGuardian 500 start?The TicketGuardian 500 will take place Sunday, March 10. Live coverage begins on Fox at 3:30 p.m. EST.What channel is the TicketGuardian 500 on?The TicketGuardian 500 will be broadcast nationally on Fox. The race can also be live-streamed on the Fox Sports Go app or by subscribing to fuboTV, which offers a seven-day free trial. This may be the thing to get Ryan Blaney going.The 25-year-old won his first pole of the season Friday at ISM Raceway in Avondale, Ariz., outside Phoenix. He will start up front for Sunday’s Monster Energy Cup Series TicketGuardian 500.last_img read more

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