Murray slipped 0-5 and triple break down in the final set, a harsh indicator of the sudden shift in the balance of power.
"There are two ways of seeing things and I chose to be positive, knowing that I was dominating", said Wawrinka, who has won the three grand slam finals he has played. It was a triumph of offence over defence, as Wawrinka used his sublime one-handed backhand and hammer of a forehand to send Murray scrambling and sliding all over the red clay at Court Philippe Chatrier for a tad more than 4 1/2 hours of compelling action.
"I was a tiebreak from getting to the final in a tournament which I came into struggling".
"I lost my way a little bit", Murray said. It was a very high intensity match.
A long forehand from the Scot gave the Swiss three set points at 6-3 but he only needed one as he spanked another forehand service return victor down the line. "You know what his game is, you know how well he can play, and you need to accept it". [But] I only have myself to blame for that, for the way I played coming into the tournament. "I'm just going to try my best", Wawrinka said after his win.
Kei Nishikori's French Open ended with an appropriately erratic performance against top-ranked Andy Murray in the quarterfinals.
Halep, who was runner-up at Roland Garros in 2014, will next face second-seeded Karolina Pliskova.
Apple unveils 'HomePod' speaker, first new product in years
New software for the iPad will feature a dock at the bottom of the device, so that users can move in and out of apps more simply. First, Apple unveiled a person-to-person Apple Pay option that enables the easy transfer of money in seconds through iMessage.
"It's true that Dominic played with more mistakes than usual, it was windy out there". Wawrinka hounded Murray with huge strikes to break one last time for the match, 6-1-and how appropriate that it should be with a signature backhand victor down the line.
After playing most of his career in his Swiss countryman Federer's considerable shadow, Wawrinka - at 32, the oldest men's finalist in Paris since 1973 - has blossomed lately.
This was mostly to do with Murray's incredible defensive skills and relentless fighting spirit.
Murray won the first set 7-6 (6) and Wawrinka won the second 6-3.
In the next game, the Austrian lost his serve, putting the nine-time champion up a set and a break in a crucial set.
Just the two games later, Nadal found himself serving for the opener up 5-3.
An outrageous volley and three more points later, and somehow Murray had won the third set.
Murray clawed his way back with successive breaks as the contest tightened, winning six of the last eight next games to steal the set. However, he failed to serve out the set allowing Murray to level the score and take the set into a tie-break which was a tense affair as both players traded points on serves to reach 6-6. "He was a little more hesitant, and that gave me a bit more time to actually install my game". I didn't have enough weight on my shot.
He picked up his fourth flagrant foul point of the playoffs in that Game 4, which triggered an automatic suspension . Kevin Love had 27 points and Kyrie Irving 19. "Maybe finish better in the paint when we had opportunities".
This is an origin story and it introduces a Wonder Woman with the potential to develop in all kinds of radical ways. Gadot, 32, says the Wonder Woman created by Jenkins is far from flawless , and that's what makes her interesting.
When they met last summer in NY to discuss the biggest decision of his career, neither side even focused on winning titles. Durant's 3-pointer with 45.3 seconds remaining was the go-ahead basket as the Warriors scored the game's final 11 points.
It's a team game, and everyone looks at shots and save percentage but forget about the quality and who we're playing. This one would have been Pittsburgh's fifth goal of the game and thus didn't materially affect the outcome.
He's been mentioned on a level with Michael Jordan - I've chimed in on that subject - and for the most part it's deserved. When those shots are falling, it opens things up for James , giving him the option to drive to the basket or post up.
Amazon claims the reason it doesn't show Chromecast and Apple TV in its listings is because neither offer Amazon Video. There's no word yet on support for third-party services, or ways for developers to adapt their services for HomePod .
It replaces the 9.7-inch version, although Apple is keeping the 12.9-inch model, which it also refreshed at WWDC . Ratings will no longer automatically reset; developers can choose to rest the rating when submitting an update.
On Sunday Prime Minister Theresa May visited some of the 48 people taken to hospitals across the capital after the attack. Christine Archibald from Castlegar, British Columbia, has been named by her family as the first victim of the attack.
All the reports of Apple's rumored Siri Speaker have it targeting Alexa and Google Home , and at one level that makes sense. Apple may first release a software development kit for developers to develop apps that can be used in this home speaker.
And the film's bubbly spirit makes " Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice " look like a college lecture by comparison. It also must impact boys who notice that almost all take-charge action figures at the multiplex look like them.
Comey says he was fired over Russia probe, blasts 'lies'
Specifically, he was asked why he took it upon himself to write memos of every visit and call he made with President Trump. First, Mr Comey found out he was sacked by watching TV. "The president feels completely and totally vindicated.
Apple debuts HomePod speaker to bring Siri into the living room
Siri will now also be featured on the new Apple Watch face, suggesting helpful info based on your location and calendar events. Being christened as the "HomePod" , this new product is claimed to reinvent music in home , according to the Cupertino giant.
NBA Finals ratings highest since Jordan's last title in 1998
But Love can't take over games the way the others can, and Irving hasn't really gotten going yet because of Thompson's defense. SMITH (Cavaliers): The Cleveland guard has played poorly (three points in 42 total minutes) so far in the finals .
ABC is off and running with NBA Finals
They have a number of playmakers on that team, and their coaching staff has done a good job of putting those guys in positions". So are the Cavaliers , but it's more hard for them because they must come up with answers that so far have eluded them.
Cavs ignore last year's comeback after another 0-2 hole
Lebron James was the star for the Cavs as he had a triple double but he couldn't get enough help to steal a game in Oracle Arena. Former coach and player Al Attles called it "terrific" news. "It was just great to be on the sidelines again.
Stephen Curry puts LeBron James in a blender
Draymond Green loved watching Durant do his thing easily down the middle in his first Finals game for Golden State. He added 10 assists and two blocks in keeping his Cavs within three points at halftime, 67-64.
Cavs try to adjust on both ends after Game 1 beating
It was a triple-double history making night Sunday when the Warriors' beat the Cavaliers 132-113 in Game 2 of the NBA Finals . He wasn't particularly impactful on either end in Game 1 finishing with zero points, four rebounds and a minus-13.
Pound slips after poll suggests hung parliament
Theresa May's first major task as prime minister was to negotiate Brexit , but her party only had a small majority in Parliament . Shakespeare said the figures could change dramatically before June 8.
May, Corbyn clash over Brexit plans with UK vote a week away
In the 2015 general election , 18 to 24 year olds "were nearly half as likely to vote as those aged over 65", Politico says. Corbyn said May's "no deal is better than a bad deal" would be a disaster for British industry and cause a jobs meltdown.
Koreans named in draft UN resolution
I took it upon myself to put together a list of some comforting facts that offer a more realistic picture of the situation. While the draft does not call for new sanctions it adds significantly to the list of individuals and companies sanctioned.
Prosecutors to drop charges in Stanley Cup dead catfish toss
After that incident, the fan was tossed out of the game, but the Predators fought all the way back to tie the game at three. It stayed 4-1 after Pittsburgh's Matt Cullen was ruled offside following a coach's challenge of a goal by Patric Hornqvist.