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French Open 2020 Results: Women’s Final Score and Men’s Final Predictions | Bleacher Report

Poland's Iga Swiatek celebrates winning the final match of the French Open tennis tournament against Sofia Kenin of the U.S. in two sets, 6-4, 6-1, at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France, Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)

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Iga Swiatek became the first player from Poland to win a Grand Slam title Saturday at the French Open.

The unseeded 19-year-old completed her dominant run at Roland Garros by sweeping Sofia Kenin in straight sets, 6-4, 6-1. 

Swiatek reeled off six straight game victories in the second set to beat her third seeded opponent during her perfect two-week run at Roland Garros. Her first triumph was over 2019 finalist Marketa Vondrousova, and she eliminated 2018 champion Simona Halep in the fourth round. 

The only area in which Swiatek struggled Saturday was on first-serve. She put just over half of her first serves in play, but she was able to convert

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French Open 2020: Women’s Final Winner, Score and Twitter Reaction | Bleacher Report

Poland's Iga Swiatek celebrates winning the final match of the French Open tennis tournament against Sofia Kenin of the U.S. in two sets, 6-4, 6-1, at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France, Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)

Michel Euler/Associated Press

The newest star in women’s tennis finished off her dominant run at the French Open with a straight-set win in the women’s singles final. 

Iga Swiatek became the first Polish woman to win a Grand Slam title by defeating Sofia Kenin, 6-4, 6-1 inside Court Philippe-Chartrier Saturday. 

Swiatek was tested for parts of the first set by the 21-year-old American, but she faced little difficulty while closing out the victory in the second set. 

The 19-year-old became the first woman to win the French Open without dropping a set since Justine Henin in 2007, per WTA Insider: 

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Oh, Hey! Time to Start Thinking About All the Great Fashion Deals You’ll Score on Prime Day

Photo credit: Jeremy Moeller - Getty Images
Photo credit: Jeremy Moeller – Getty Images

From Cosmopolitan

There has been a LOT happening in the news cycle lately, so if you didn’t already know, consider this your reminder that Amazon Prime Day is coming up next week—on October 13 and 14 to be exact. And exactly like last year, it’ll be two full days (instead of just one) with slashed prices on tons of things, from home decor and fashion to sex toys, tech devices, and beauty buys.

More specifically, it’ll start at 3 a.m. if you *really* want to get a jump on the deals before anyone else even wakes up. Also this year, the e-tailer is starting things off with special discounts (like 40 percent off Amazon’s own fashion brands) exclusively for Prime members, too! (How nice, right?)

If you’re familiar with the now two-day shopping extravaganza, then you know that with lightning deals, there

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Score Great Deals at the Soko Glam Best of K-Beauty Sale!

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Skincare fans, this one’s for you: Soko Glam just revealed their 2020 Best of K-Beauty Winners, and you can shop them all at 15% off for a limited time!

As shared on the blog The Klog, the Soko Glam Best of K-Beauty Awards were launched to recognize the most efficacious and curated products that helped others to transform their skincare routines. This year’s winners went through a two-fold voting process, with the Soko Glam community voting first, then a panel of industry leaders helped select the final list of 10 winners. Judges included Em Cosmetics founder Michelle Phan, Very Good Light founder David Yi, and Wander Beauty CEO Divya Gugnani, among others.

With the final

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17 Stunning Beauty Gifts You Can Score Early On Amazon

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Guitar rock legend Eddie Van Halen dies of cancer at 65

NEW YORK — Eddie Van Halen, the guitar virtuoso whose blinding speed, control and innovation propelled his band Van Halen into one of hard rock’s biggest groups and became elevated to the status of rock god, has died. He was 65.
A person close to Van Halen’s family confirmed the rocker died Tuesday due to cancer. The person was not authorized to publicly release details in advance of an official announcement.
“He was the best father I could ask for,” Van Halen’s son Wolfgang wrote in a social media post. “Every moment I’ve shared with him on and off stage was a gift.”
With his distinct solos, Eddie Van Halen fueled the ultimate California party band and helped knock disco off the charts starting in the late 1970s with his band’s self-titled debut album and then

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Tesla Model 3 earned a mediocre score in Europe’s new assisted driving test

Europe’s New Car Assessment Program (NCAP) has released its second series of assisted driving grades, and despite having the best technology, Tesla’s Model 3 came away with a mediocre score. The reason? Driver engagement is a key factor and Tesla’s Autopilot system “encourages the driver to relinquish too much control,” according to the testers (via RoadShow).



a car parked on the side of a road: Tesla Model 3 NCAP mediocre score


Tesla Model 3 NCAP mediocre score

The results from the test don’t show that Tesla’s systems are bad, in fact far from it. Tesla had the top score in vehicle assistance, meaning its automatic braking, lane-keeping and other systems all work well together. It also beat all rivals in the “safety backup” section, as it can handle things like a system failure, unresponsive driver and collision avoidance with aplomb — as we’ve seen before in viral Tesla videos.

According to NCAP, however, the problems lie within a category called “driver engagement.” Testers said

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15 Beauty & Wellness Gems You Can Score For Under $100 At Anthropologie

Many of us are spending ample amounts of time at home — lounging in our best cozy clothes and online shopping from the comfort of our beds. During our virtual hunts for product gold, we’ve discovered that Anthropologie isn’t just a prime destination for bespoke-style sweaters and plush home pieces — it’s an absolute treasure trove for under-$100 beauty and wellness gems. 

What in the world constitutes as a beauty and wellness gem? To us, your friendly R29 Shopping team, it’s anything that makes you feel good — and, doesn’t come with a hefty price tag. With the plethora of gimmicky products clouding up our shopping vision, it can feel overwhelming to navigate which ones are truly worth a purchase. So, we combed through all 17 of Anthropologie’s beauty-and-wellness new arrivals to pull out the worthiest buys; from calming weighted neck pillows to lavender eye masks, at-home facial-cleansing tools, and

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Score Of Wood Model Ship Kit Producers

There are about 20 wood model ship equipment manufacturers all through the world. Additional security advantages of expertise administration modelling embrace information and tips about what photographers and training institutions to use, as a few of these are also out to hurt or scam the models. Wooden model ship kits would possibly come with tons of of components and items, and with some, you really construct the ship from the bottom up. You must lay the planking, plate the hull, and take care of each element your self.

I mentioned that constructing your personal model railway tunnels is reasonable, and I’m being critical. As you start to achieve a superb repute as a life model, it is best to get repeat work from the class, together with referrals and gives from elsewhere. The ADKAR model is, in my view, suited to incremental change and is an effective management checklist.

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