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Windies on top as India crumble

However, Day Two belonged to the swashbuckling duo of Ravichandran Ashwin and Wriddhiman Saha, who added a record 213 runs for the sixth wicket, taking India to 353 all-out. Miguel Cummins (centre) picked three wickets in the first innings. In the following over (122), Saha nicked the ball from Alzarri Joseph to be caught by stumper Shane Dowrich for 104 in 227 balls with 13 boundaries, which is the highest in this innings.

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Garoppolo mostly solid in debut as Pats beat Saints 34-22

The Patriots led 17-16 at halftime and held a 24-22 lead with 13:39 remaining in the fourth quarter before Trey Flowers' 17-yard fumble recovery for a touchdown. Marcus Cannon let a defender slip inside him on one sack, and a blitzing Saints linebacker got to Garoppolo on another, both on the Pats' third possession of the night.

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South Korean archer sets world record despite shaky platform

The USA Men's Archery team won silver on Saturday and Wellington, Missouri native Zach Garrett was one of the players on the medal-winning team. The Republic of Korea's women archers continued their remarkable domination of the team event by winning an eighth successive Olympic title on a blustery day at the Sambodromo.

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Argentine forward Calleri moves to West Ham

The French giants have stuck to their "not for sale" stance with club president Jean-Michel Aulas insisting that he will offer the French worldwide a new contract at the club. Bilic has made significant purchases in both midfield and attack, with Sofiane Feghouli, Andre Ayew and Havard Nordtveit all likely to make an immediate impact.

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Charges filed against Trump Tower climber Stephen Rogata

After being captured, the climber has been taken to the hospital for psychological evaluation, after which he will most likely be arrested for trespassing. When he got close, they quickly grabbed him and hauled him over the window ledge into their custody. After three hours of unsuccessfully trying to block his path, by cutting out openings from air conditioning vents and knocking out windows, NYPD Emergency Service Unit officers grabbed him at the 21st floor.

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2 previous force complaints against academy shooting officer

But in an addendum to his September 2013 application with the Punta Gorda force provided to NBC News by Weinberg, Coel wrote that he was "found to have committed two simple policy violations". The police department has activated its Crisis Incident Stress Management Program to make sure his staff has everything they need to cope with Knowlton's death.

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic: Manchester United is the biggest club I've played at

The Swede, who signed for United on a one-season contract after leaving French champions PSG, says United are a bigger club than Barcelona. "That will start at Bournemouth next week and then the next game and the next if we win". He added of the match: "It was a hard game, we played against a good team, the champions from last season, and you can see it's a very strong team".

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Bairstow, Moeen lead England fightback

Gary Ballance became Wahab's third wicket as the batsman made just eight runs before heading back to pavilion, leaving the hosts 110-5 and in desperate need of a partnership. England have relied disproportionately on their lower middle order this year with the top five averaging just under 35 a man and six and seven posting 75 apiece.

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Rio 2016: Michael Phelps, Ryan Lochte Set Up Final Showdown

Australia, who led until Ledecky dived in and turned the race around, took silver and Canada the bronze on another glorious night for the United States swim star. After securing his 20th and 21st individual gold medals on Wednesday, the swimming maestro added an unprecedented 22nd individual gold medal by winning the 200m individual medley event in the 2016 Rio Olympics.

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Phelps leaves Lochte in his wake one last time at Olympics

Phelps was in lane 4 while Lochte was below him in lane 5. They're the best of friends, they're the best of rivals. "Finally he's going to do it, Ryan Lochte is going to beat Michael Phelps in this event in the games, and Phelps might not even make the podium!" But one guy wins every time they meet, and one guy wins when the other is not around.

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Rio 2016: Lochte will need 'perfect performance' to defeat Phelps

Phelps won with a time of 1:54.66 which is just outside the world record. Michael Phelps and Simone Biles powered their way to more gold medals with rousing routs at the Rio Games on Thursday. The world record belongs to Lochte, which he set in 2011. Phelps qualified fourth fastest in 51.60 seconds for the 100 fly. "I just let my imagination run away with me a little bit".

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Fraser the clubhouse leader in Oly golf

A bogey at the second didn't prove a drama as the Melbourne-based 38-year-old lapped up the open , heavily bunkered "Sandbelt-like" course. It was also appropriate that the first three-ball of the Olympic competition contained DeLaet, whose countryman, George Lyon, was the last person to capture a precious gold medal in the dying embers of golf's last flirtation with the Olympics 112 years prevously.

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Manchester United 'built on different values' now - Anders Lindegaard

Whether it was the Foxes' fairy-tale 5,000-1 campaign or the wide-open season that saw traditional powerhouses like United stumble, the EPL has solidified its status as the most popular soccer league among English-language viewers in the U.S.

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Giants Manager Bruce Bochy Hospitalized Overnight

San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy was released from a Miami hospital after spending the night there with an undisclosed illness, and the plan was for him to manage against the Miami Marlins on Tuesday night. Hunter Pence and Joe Panik aren't yet up to speed after lengthy stints on the disabled list. Panik, the regular No. 2 hitter who remains in the seventh spot for now, is 2 for 26 on the road trip.

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Achilles had a heel, Usain Bolt have a hamstring?

I've always wanted to run sub-19, so I'm really focused on that. "We have had a few rough years, but I think in a few years, the sport will be clean and everything will be great", Bolt said . "In a few years it will be fine, I personally think". Last year, Bolt edged out American Justin Gatlin to win the world championship 100 meters final in a race widely billed as "good v evil", with the Jamaican "saving" the sport from an athlete back in action after two doping bans.

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Fowler tries to make golf absentees jealous

There have been the regular posts to social media - Rickie hanging with Michael Phelps during the Opening Ceremony; Rickie holed up in the athlete's village with the USA diving team; Rickie smiling for the cameras as he learns his way around the Olympic Golf Course.

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Carpenter, Peralta homer as Cardinals beat Reds

Red manager Bryan Price tipped his cap to Jaime Garcia. "It just played out well", Price said. "And that's what good teams do, they capitalize on certain situations and that's what they did". Matt Holliday's solo homer in the fifth tied the game 3-3. "He walked by me and said we have lots of ice", Cardinals Manager Mike Matheny said.

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Kyrie Irving nearly chose to play for Australia over Team USA

In a separate interview, Irving said: "I'm Aussie born and I consider myself an Aussie". It's all probably a joke on McCollum's part - who knows if he's even really interested in modeling - but it's pretty amusing to imagine another National Basketball Association player doing the equivalent of commenting on French Montana's Instagram asking to send him beats.

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SBW sidelined for 6-9 months

Japan's Lomano Lemeki, is tackle by Britain's Mark Bennett, during the men's rugby sevens match at the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, Aug. "There are no given games these days". The French had a surprising 31-14 win over the Australians in the opening game of the tournament and then lost 26-0 to South Africa.

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Things to Watch for In Tonight's Patriots Preseason Game

The final few minutes were all about the depth players trying to make plays. Garoppolo also has talented receivers at his disposal, as well as one of the best offensive lines in the game. And after two nice grabs by tight end A.J. Derby, running back Tyler Gaffney broke into the open field for a monster touchdown to give the Patriots a 24-16 lead.

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Alex Rodriguez to play final major league game Friday

Pausing to gather himself and fighting through tears, A-Rod said that "saying goodbye may be the hardest part" of being a professional athlete. Neither the team nor Rodriguez disclosed any financial considerations related to the move. This year, A-Rod's trips to the plate typically last a little under four pitches. This year, his overall play and especially his poor hitting (a.204 average with just nine homers) has cost the team 1.1 wins compared with a minor-league player, or minus-$8.6 ...

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Missy Franklin, London Olympic Hero, Leaves Rio As USA Swimming's Fallen Star

Missy Franklin had been waiting around three days to compete in the Rio Olympics. Franklin was asked what she's learned throughout the week of adversity. "Every day is an opportunity to change things for the better", she recounted. "For some reason, I fell more short than I ever have before and I wish so much that there was an explanation for that".

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Cards OF Holliday suffers broken thumb

The St. Louis Cardinals' playoff hopes took a big hit thanks to a costly hit by pitch. Cubs lefty Jon Lester allowed two runs and five hits with six strikeouts in six innings but lost a chance at his 13th win when Grichuk sent a 1-0 cutter into the left-field bleachers.

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Gymnastics gold for USA woman

Though her tricks are so hard they defy the laws of both gravity and physics, she did them with the effort and lightness of the little girl who once delighted in doing back handsprings for a home video. Her score: 15.633. Biles effortlessly flew through the air in her vault, but faltered with a small step out on her landing, too. Raisman's floor exercise routine packed an emotional wallop and drew a score of 15.433.

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Yankees to hold Alex Rodriguez pre-game ceremony Friday

New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez reacts to flying out as a pinch hitter during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park in Boston on Wednesday, Aug. During a radio interview Thursday, Rodriguez said he asked to play third base for old time's sake Friday night, but the request was denied. Rodriguez will then become a free agent on Saturday.

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Ramos: "We have players out but we'll stand up to Sevilla"

But Real did get their goal as Carvajal provided a slalom-like run and shot as the scythed through the Sevilla defence to net a worthy victor a minute from the end. "We come to win, and we have our weapons to harm them". "We played better and in one detail it slipped away". At around the first half of the extra time , Real Madrid still displayed an advantage over one man that put pressure towards Sevilla .

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LeBron James agrees to 3-year, $100M deal with Cavs

James concluded his Uninterrupted video by mentioning Smith's free agency. The only surprising thing was the length of the deal. He is expected to earn $31 million in the first year, making him the highest-paid National Basketball Association player, according to the sports website.

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LeBron James has agreed to 3-year deal with Cavs

However, there are also other teams with a bit of salary cap space this offseason that can try to sign him. When free agency started this summer, LeBron James was the biggest name on the market. James will sign the deal next week when he returns for his annual LeBron James Family Foundation charity event. LeBron James , 31, is absolutely elated right now.

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Brandon McCarthy: McCarthy struggles with command vs Red Sox

Ortiz will get another day off after the 40-year-old got the start at first base for the first time this season Saturday. Stripling settled down, getting Xander Bogaerts to strike out. Dodgers SS Corey Seager recorded his 31st double on Saturday, breaking Eric Karros' rookie franchise record.3. “We couldnt get anything going offensively, ” Red Sox manager John Farrell said.

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Hundreds of Tips Received for Marcotte Muder

Marcotte, who lives in New York City, was visiting family for the weekend when she went for a jog on Sunday. Her unclothed body was found hours later with apparent burns to her head, feet and hands, a source close to the investigation told WCVB .

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Michael Phelps Wins 200 IM, Breaks Record From Ancient Olympic Games

Going into those games, no American swimmer had won the men's Olympic 200-meter individual medley since 1968. Lochte: Yes and no. "I guess you would say I'd be like the Michael Phelps of swimming if he wasn't there". "He won't give up and that's awesome". Rivals. They've been talking about the joy that it's been to race each other for the past 12 years so often that their comments are entirely predictable.

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'USSS spoke to Donald Trump campaign about 2nd Amendment comment'

The Suffolk poll released Thursday surveyed 500 likely voters and had a margin of error of plus or minus 4.4 percentage points. In the uproar that followed and with accusations flying that Trump had suggested someone shoot Clinton, Trump's campaign insisted it was a comment about "the power of unification" and dismissed the controversy as a product of " dishonest media ".

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Knox makes clutch putt to win Travelers

His first putt from 27 feet ran about two feet past the hole, then he cleaned it up with a par putt as the fans surrounding the amphitheater-type 18th hole roared with approval. Knox is just the third global player to win the Travelers title since 1996 (Sweden's Fredrik Jacobson in 2011, Australia's Marc Leishman in 2012). At 49, Kelly finished one shot shy of a playoff and a chance to become the tournament's oldest champion , which remains Peter Jacobsen (49 years, 4 months and 23 days in ...

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Who is Al Trautwig?

The U.S. women went into their final event with such a big lead Biles could have walked around the floor for 90 seconds and the Americans still would have won. Aly Raisman, who also shared in the USA team gold Tuesday, is in Biles' rotation. Boorman has been by her side every step of the way in Rio. Muhammad's siblings, parents and friends came from as far away as Los Angeles and New Jersey to cheer her on, giving Muhammad a standing ovation ahead of her first match.

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Olympic women's all-around champions: A Christian, a Jew and a Muslim

The secret is out. The first one was for the team. While Raisman qualified for the bronze medal in the individual all-around competition, her score tied with Russian gymnast Aliya Mustafina with a mutual score of 59.566. She blew kisses to the crowd after her floor exercise, overcome by a comeback that at times seemed in doubt. Biles was adopted by her grandparents as a toddler, and she was discovered by coach Aimee Boorman's mother during a field trip to the gym where Boorman was ...


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