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Gautam Gambhir Back in India Test Squad

After being ignored by the selection committee despite creditable performances in the Duleep Trophy, Gautam Gambhir returned to the India squad on Tuesday in place of KL Rahul for the remaining two Tests against New Zealand.

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India Beat New Zealand by 197 Runs to Win 500th Test, Lead Series 1-0

Resuming on 93 for four chasing an improbable 434-run victory target, New Zealand were all out for 236 in the first hour after lunch as India won their 500th Test match in style at Kanpur’s Green Park Stadium. India defeated New Zealand by 197 runs to win its 500th Test on the final day’s play i ..

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Cristiano Ronaldo, Alvaro Morata Rescue Real Madrid From Sporting Upset

Madrid looked to be heading for their first home defeat in the competition for five years after Bruno Cesar's low effort three minutes into the second-half handed Sporting a thoroughly merited lead. Ronaldo's free-kick levelled the game in normal time before Morata met James Rodriguez's cross deep i ..

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Stan Wawrinka Stuns Novak Djokovic to Clinch US Open Title

Wawrinka, the 31-year-old third seed, triumphed 6-7 (1/7), 6-4, 7-5, 6-3 after almost four hours of high intensity tennis. Stan Wawrinka became the oldest US Open men's champion in 46 years when he defeated world number one Novak Djokovic to claim a third Grand Slam title on Sunday.

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Williams Fights Off Halep, Sets Semis Clash With Pliskova

Serena Williams’ serve was broken for the first time at this year’s US Open. Twice, in fact. She dropped a set for the first time in the tournament, too, pushed to the brink by Simona Halep in the quarterfinals. In a match filled with fantastic shotmaking and enthralling exchanges, neither playe ..

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Sania knocked Out of Women’s Doubles at US Open

Seventh seeds Sania Mirza and Barbora Strycova were beaten 6-7 (3), 1-6 by top seeds Caroline Garcia and Kristina Mladenovic in the women's doubles quarter-finals of the US Open, thereby ending India's campaign in the tennis tournament.

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Don’t Compare Virat Kohli With Tendulkar: Ponting

Virat Kohli feels embarrassed when he is compared to Sachin Tendulkar and asserted that he wanted to be himself at the crease. The 27-year-old has been in breathtaking form this year, hammering heaps of runs in Australia, Bangladesh and India.

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Brit Taxpayer Paid £1.09 For Each Rio Medal

Britain secured a record medal haul in Rio, with their tally of 67 medals just surpassing the 65 claimed at London 2012. Not only was the 2016 Olympic Games the most successful overseas tournament in Team GB’s history, but it was their most successful ever to exceed all pre-Games expectations. Yet ..

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Queen Serena Downs King, Blasting 13 aces

Serena beat Vania King 6-3 6-3 in a tidy 65 minutes to ease into the third round. Serena was extremely critical of her performance, convinced it should have been better. Serena has now racked up 86 victories at Flushing Meadows. Serena has now racked up 86 victories at Flushing Meadows. After 17 tri ..

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