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Finch doubtful for series opener against India

Finch doubtful for series opener against India

The World Cup game of 1996 is recalled for Sachin Tendukar's sensational 90, even as it was Mark Waugh's sublime 126 that turned out to be the winning hand. The 26-year-old was part of the Australiam team that drew 1-1 in the Test in Bangladesh. Uncapped all-rounder Hilton Cartwright opened the batting in the tour game in Chennai but was dismissed for a second ball duck.


Singapore Grand Prix extends Formula 1 until 2021

Singapore Grand Prix extends Formula 1 until 2021

When asked whether Singapore had come away with a cheaper deal, Carey and Iswaran declined to comment on details. "We think in the next three to four years we can really take Formula One to a place that is good for all our partners and really adds a new level of excitement and new dimensions to the sport", he said.


Arsene Wenger clarifies Mesut Ozil's contract situation amid Manchester United links

Arsene Wenger clarifies Mesut Ozil's contract situation amid Manchester United links

Arsene Wenger has insisted that contract talks with Mesut Ozil have not broken down and that Arsenal remain hopeful of tying him down to a new deal. Otherwise he has regularly shown flashes of brilliance but been inconsistent. It is certainly a possibility, although Ozil seems happier with his role as an Arsenal player than Sanchez does.


Hurricane Irma evacuees depart Richmond to return to the unknown

Hurricane Irma evacuees depart Richmond to return to the unknown

President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump will both visit Florida on Thursday to support relief efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma . But the wealthy two-term governor is considered a leading contender for the Republican nomination to challenge Democratic Sen. Trump tweeted Wednesday that he planned to meet "with our great Coast Guard, FEMA and numerous fearless first responders & others".