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Sri Lanka bat against Pakistan in second ODI HAMBANTOTA: Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews won the toss and elected to bat in the rescheduled second one-day international against Pakistan in Hambantota on Tuesday.The tourists, who won the opening one-dayer at the same venue on Saturday, will look to clinch the three-match series despite the absence of two star players, Saeed Ajmal and Younis Khan.Off-spinner Saeed Ajmal is yet to return from Australia where he underwent tests on his bowling action after being reported by the umpires during the preceding Test series, which Sri Lanka won 2-0.Top-order batsman Younis has returned home following a death in the family and was replaced by Sharjeel Khan.Sri Lanka made one change for a game they must win to keep the series alive, dropping batsman Dinesh Chandimal to play leg-spinner Seekkuge Prasanna.The match was originally slated to be played in Colombo on Wednesday, but heavy rains in the Sri Lankan capital forced officials ...

Kagawa set for Japan matches as United doubts grow TOKYO: Playmaker Shinji Kagawa will be selected in the Japan squad for the first friendly matches under new coach Javier Aguirre, media said Tuesday, as doubts deepened over his future at Manchester United.The Japan Football Association has informed the English Premier League side of the plan to call up the 25-year-old midfielder for friendlies against Uruguay and Venezuela on September 5 and 9, the Nikkan Sports daily said.Kagawa spent the first two games of the ...

Pacquiao won't 'waste time waiting' for Mayweather MACAU: Manny Pacquiao and Chris Algieri are on a two-week, globe-trotting tour to promote their welterweight title fight in November, but the match the world truly wants to see looks further away than ever.When Pacquiao met the press in Macau on Monday, questions about his elusive megafight with the undefeated American Floyd Mayweather met with a sharp response."Who's that?" Pacquiao joked, when Mayweather was mentioned by reporters.Pacquiao's hall-of-fame trainer Freddie Roach was less jovial, conceding ...

Federer leads list of game's top moneymakers NEW YORK: Roger Federer has not won a Grand Slam title this year but the 17-time Grand Slam champion topped Forbes magazine's list of the 10 top tennis moneymakers announced Monday.The Swiss star made $56.2 million (42.6 million euros) from July of last year through this past June, with endorsement deals from such firms as Rolex and Nike bringing the lion's share of that total, more than $40 million (30 million euros).At age 33, Federer ...

Djokovic into US Open second round NEW YORK: World number one Novak Djokovic defeated unheralded Argentinian Diego Schwartzman 6-1, 6-2, 6-4 on Monday to reach the second round of the US Open.Djokovic, seeking to follow up his second Wimbledon triumph with a second title at Flushing Meadows, needed an hour and 37 minutes to get past the 79th-ranked Schwartzman, who was not only playing in just his second Grand Slam tournament but in his first tour-level hardcourt match.Djokovic will face France's ...

Pellegrini gladdened by Jovetic display MANCHESTER: Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini heralded Stevan Jovetic's perseverance after the Montenegrin striker scored twice in the Premier League champions' 3-1 win at home to Liverpool.Jovetic, 24, endured a frustrating debut campaign at City, with injury and illness restricting him to only 11 league appearances, but he appears rejuvenated after a successful pre-season.He scored either side of half-time in Monday's game at the Etihad Stadium -- taking him to within one goal of his ...

Hurting Murray survives Haase, Sharapova advances NEW YORK: Former champions Andy Murray and Maria Sharapova reached the second round of the US Open on Monday, Murray overcoming painful muscle cramps as well as Robin Haase.Eighth-seeded Murray, who won his first Grand Slam title at Flushing Meadows in 2012, defeated the 70th-ranked Dutchman 6-3, 7-6 (8/6), 1-6, 7-5, but said the painful cramp that struck without warning could have cost him the match."I could have easily lost that match," said Murray, who ...


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