While you were sleeping, or maybe right now (check your local sport channel!) Roger Federer played Rafael Nadal for the men's finals in the Australian Open of Tennis. True fans are holding forth that this may be the greatest match of all time, with the winner being held up through history as the greatest male player, ever... Also, the Final-round play in golf's Qatar Masters in Doha, part of the European Golf Season.
The Extreme Sports Winter X Games Aspen 2017 continues today in Colorado, U.S.A. Day 4 competitions include freestyle skiing, snowboarding, and snowmobiling.
Total Africa Cup of Nations continues Quarterfinal play today in Gabon. Games are spread throughout the country this weekend, with two games yesterday and two games today. RD Congo meets Ghana today at the Stade Oyem, in Oyem, while Egypt meet Morocco at Stade Port Gentil , in Port Gentil. Saturday, Burkina Faso beat Tunisia to become the first semifinalists, and Senegal lost to Cameroon to enter the Semifinals.
In the United States, the PBR (Professional Bull Riders) Tour continues today in Sacramento, California. Round one went to top ranked Jess Lockwood. Round two to Gage Gay.