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ICC Champions Trophy: Manish Pandey in Indian cricket team; Rohit Sharma returns

Gambhir's loyal fans also slammed the Indian board and a hashtag named #bringbackgambhir was soon trending on social micro-blogging site Twitter. The board had earlier missed the April 25 deadline for submission of the squad in their act of defiance against the International Cricket Council's (ICC) new revenue model, which reduced the BCCI's revenues from $570 million to $293 million, it added.


Florida governor: Tourists still coming in record numbers

Florida governor: Tourists still coming in record numbers

That's a 2.5 percent jump over the same time period in 2016. Florida's tourism industry is off to a solid start this year with a record tally of 31.1 million tourists for the first quarter. "This historic number would not have been possible without the significant funding we have invested in Visit Florida over the past few years", Scott said.


Molina homers twice to help Cardinals beat Cubs

Molina homers twice to help Cardinals beat Cubs

Jedd Gyorko clubbed his eighth home run, and the Cardinals stole two bases in a 5-3 triumph over the Chicago Cubs before 47,882, the largest crowd in Busch Stadium III history. Wainwright had given up four earned run in each of his last three starts. It was the first multi-homer game for Molina since August 21, 2011, also against Chicago.


Hamilton celebrates hard-fought Spanish GP win over Vettel

Hamilton celebrates hard-fought Spanish GP win over Vettel

Ferrari were the first to blink as Vettel came in for his first stop at the end of lap 14. "Seb was so fast ahead, it was such a push to try to keep close to him and not let him pull away", said Hamilton after the race. Every driver , apart from those on the podium, was lapped during an exhausting contest that saw Finn Kimi Raikkonen of Ferrari and last year's victor, Dutch teenager Max Verstappen, crash into retirement on the first lap.



Real Madrid vs. Juventus in the Champions League final

Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane has commented on next month's UEFA Champions League final against his former club Juventus. Real are willing to pay Hernandez's buyout clause, unilaterally breaking a pact they had with Atletico that the two clubs would not poach each other's players.