Tomic, ranked at No. 85 in the world, finished the match in style as he hit a tweener underarm serve ace.
He has copped some backlash for his "joke" serve to complete a 6-3 6-4 win over Kyrgios at the Kooyong Classic on Wednesday, but McNamee said he was hugely impressed with Tomic's form.
Tomic won the first battle of the tennis brats 6-3 6-4, although with little at stake it was hard to get a read on their true form heading into the first major of the year.
Playing his first event since the US Open in September, Nadal opens his bid for an 18th major title against Australian wildcard playoff victor James Duckworth, whose wretched first-round draws at the slams continued.
Kyrgios was punished for being unseeded at a grand slam event for the first time in more than three years, striking former Wimbledon finalist Milos Raonic in an explosive first-round match-up at Melbourne Park.
Chastened somewhat, Tomic began to rebuild his game last season, winning his first title since 2015 at Chengdu last September and he appears to be carrying that momentum forward.
In fact, the first shot was completely legal and caught Kyrgios flat-footed as the equally-stunned umpire called game, set and match to Tomic.
Collectively, the software partnerships and enhancements around HTC Vive are likely to do more for VR adoption than hardware. The Vive Pro Eye features eye-tracking, so the headset can tell what you're looking at in virtual space.
Oil prices have ticked up again today as markets react to Opec's oil cuts and hopes of a thaw in US-China trade relations. The output cuts presented on behalf of OPEC and the partner states failed to get over this trend.
The 6-foot-3, 220-pound Field was relegated to backup for the sixth-ranked Bulldogs behind star sophomore Fromm this season. He is expecting to be eligible right away after submitting a waiver request to the one-year transfer ineligibility rule.
Apple customers are not installing Assistant as a separate app from the Apple Store, but there is a huge install base for Maps. What's more , the Assistant will even auto-punctuate your messages now, so you don't have to dictate punctuation marks as well.
Guardiola revealed conversations are ongoing regarding the possibility of extending Vincent Kompany's contract. We'll celebrate, it's not about tonight: it's about Burton Albion getting to the semi-final.
Fangio has turned Bears" defense into a ferocious unit, one that has echoed the legendary "85 Bears squad. The team began searching for a new coach on December 31 after Vance Joseph was sacked from the position.
Is your bra dumb? A simple measuring tape wouldn't do, as it doesn't reflect other factors such as the shape of a woman's breasts. A month after being told their product had been given an award, though, the folks at Lora DiCarlo received saddening news.
Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer said last month that Barr's memo should disqualify him from serving as attorney general. Barr is expected to face questioning from Democrats about his views of the Mueller investigation at next week's hearing.
In the women's final, Czech player Karolina Pliskova won the title, coming from behind to beat Lesia Tsurenko 4-6, 7-5, 6-2. Despite returning to form in Brisbane , Jo-Wilfried Tsonga could not find his way past Daniil Medvedev in the semi-finals.
The sheriff's office said they will be receiving support from the FBI and the Wisconsin DCI agents as the investigation continues. The caller didn't communicate with police, but noises heard in the background suggested a disturbance or struggle of some kind.
While the redactions don't specifically mention the Trump campaign by name, they do mention the "2016 presidential campaign". Manafort has "suffered from severe gout and is suffering, at times confining him to a wheelchair", the court papers say.
What's more is we also get to see more playful chatter between Brie Larson's Danvers (slash VERS slash Marvel? ) and Samuel L. Jackson's (young and two-eyed) version of Nick Fury and let me tell you, I am here for the back-and-forth sass.
Software can crack down on users who share Netflix accounts
Many casual users will be happy to pay an additional fee for a premium, shared service with a greater number of concurrent users. It was revealed by Synamedia at the event that nearly 26 percent of millennials share their Netflix account with others.
JN Radio With Special Guest Manish Mehta; Adam Gase Edition
Adam Gase has been hired by the New York Jets as their new head coach, according to Sports Illustrated's Albert Breer. Rhule seemed to be the favorite on Wednesday, but that took a turn just before it was announced that Gase got the job.
Trump pushes for border wall funding in Oval Office address
Trump acknowledged on Tuesday that his long-proposed idea for a massive border wall is "medieval"-but he spun that as a positive". Democrats in response accused Trump appealing to "fear, not facts" and manufacturing a border crisis for political gain.
Some TSA officers calling in sick
Thomas' union represents some 55,000 TSA employees, who screen approximately 800 million fliers a year; he is based at JFK. Not only that, many employees who called in sick were out looking for work during the shutdown.