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Bumrah, Sharma lead India to series win

Bumrah, Sharma lead India to series win

Manish Pandey earned himself a place in the India's 15-man squad for limited overs series against Sri Lanka after leading India A to tri-series title in South Africa. While MS Dhoni finished at an unbeaten 67 runs, Rohit Sharma knocked an impressive 124 runs off 145 balls. For the hosts, Lahiru Thirimanne was the top scorer as played a fine knock of 80, which included five boundaries and a six.


Rosario, Mets hold off Nationals 6-5 in 1st game of twinbill

Rosario, Mets hold off Nationals 6-5 in 1st game of twinbill

He struck out five and did not walk a batter. Update: Roark keeps dealing, and the Nats lineup has delivered two runs to give him a lead. "The bullpen tonight was unbelievable". The Nationals moved on top in the sixth inning of the second game when Mets pitchers lost the plate. Chasen Bradford then came on and walked Andrew Stevenson, bringing Rendon home.


Andy Murray pulls out of US Open with hip injury

Andy Murray pulls out of US Open with hip injury

Just a day after the US Open draw, Andy Murray , 2012 champion in NY, announced his withdrawal from this year's US Open . The 2012 champion, who looked close to tears when making the announcement, said: "I did pretty much everything I could to get myself ready here, took a number of weeks off after Wimbledon, spoke to a lot of hip specialists, tried resting, rehabbing to get myself ready and was practising OK the last few days".


Bengals: We will support Vontaze Burfict appeal of 5 game suspension

Bengals: We will support Vontaze Burfict appeal of 5 game suspension

The Bengals will open the season on September 10 against the Baltimore Ravens before playing the Houston Texans , Green Bay Packers , Cleveland Browns and Buffalo Bills in the first five weeks. Set to be a free agent at the end of this season, Burfict may get smaller contract offers if teams think he might be suspended again in the future. Suspensions and injuries have limited him to just 26 games over the last three seasons.


Andy Murray withdraws from US Open with hip injury

Andy Murray withdraws from US Open with hip injury

Defending champion Stan Wawrinka , Novak Djokovic and Kei Nishikori have all ended their campaigns early due to injury issues, while Milos Raonic is another high-profile name to have pulled out. "Look, I want to be back on court as soon as I can". "Obviously there has been a lot of players with injuries this year", Murray said. This time a year ago Roger Federer was coming to the end of an idyllic break, spending quality time with his family and hiking in his beloved Swiss mountains.


Cleveland Browns at Tampa Bay Buccaneers preseason football

Cleveland Browns at Tampa Bay Buccaneers preseason football

After Monday night's game tight end Seth DeValve and linebacker Christian Kirskey both tried to explain that their decision to pray was an effort to not show disrespect during the anthem but to pray for the social problems the country finds itself in.