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CT 2017: All-round India outshine Bangladesh by 240 runs in warm-up tie

Before Roy, who has made four single-figure scores in his last five one-day internationals, has a sleepless night prior to the big day it should be remembered that Bayliss is a big believer in giving his captain the team he wants. Besides Pakistan , India have Sri Lanka and South Africa in their Group B , while New Zealand , Australia , England and Bangladesh are in group A .



Browns coach Hue Jackson praises QB Brock Osweiler

Jackson explained Garrett didn't practice Wednesday "because I just want to take it easy [and] make sure that we're getting there". He's not any of that that we've [seen]. There are no games right now. More succinctly: there's really nowhere to go but up for both sides. "He's done a good job". He has improved. I stand behind my statement that I made earlier that he has got to be the guy to do it for us.


Djokovic and Nadal cruise into third round

Djokovic and Nadal cruise into third round

Mats Wilander pays tribute to Steve Johnson after his very emotional victory at Roland Garros over Borna Coric . Home favorite Jo-Wilfried Tsonga also exited the tournament, unable to turn around a first-round match against Roland Garros debutant Renzo Olivo that had been suspended on Tuesday due to darkness.


Lions need six-game preparation for first New Zealand Test - Ian McGeechan

Lions need six-game preparation for first New Zealand Test - Ian McGeechan

The All Blacks have not lost there since 1994, a run of 36 victories and one draw, while they are also unbeaten in New Zealand since 2009 - a sequence of 45 successive wins. "I am backing the All Blacks to do the job", Thrush said. "That's where it all started; he was the original captain". "I would have really wanted to play for the Highlanders if it was possible but a game has been scheduled and if selected then that is what I have to do".


Arsenal board to warn Wenger not to dither on transfers

Arsenal board to warn Wenger not to dither on transfers

Wenger revealed after the game that the Arsenal board will hold a meeting on Tuesday, with his future expected to be decided. The best presentation (to show the board) is to watch the game, he added. However, with his previous contract set to expire in the summer, some fans had voiced their desire for his exit, citing a disappointing Premier League season which ended with failure to qualify for the Champions League for the first time in 19 years.


LEADING OFF: Pujols at 599; Night moves for Tanaka

LEADING OFF: Pujols at 599; Night moves for Tanaka

Home plate umpire Carlos Torres went down in pain after taking Chris Coghlan's foul tip off his left knee in the fourth. Leadoff hitter Billy Hamilton got on base with a bunt, stole his league-leading 27th base of the season then came home on an Adam Duvall single ...