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Indian Premier League: Chris Gayle becomes first to 10,000 Twenty20 runs

Chris Gayle has made 20 centuries in Twenty20 cricket, including two at international level Indian Premier League, Rajkot Royal Challengers Bangalore 213-2 (20 overs): Gayle 77, Kohli 64 Gujarat Lions 192-7 (20 overs): McCullum 72, Chahal 3-31 Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 21 runs Scorecard West Indies batsman Chris Gayle became the first player to reach 10,000 Twenty20 runs as Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Gujarat Lions in the Indian Premier League. Gayle has scored 7,534 runs in fours and sixes in his domestic T20 career, making 18 centuries and 61…

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Expert picks for the Valero Texas Open

Following a thrilling week in South Carolina at the RBC Heritage, the PGA Tour moves on to San Antonio, Texas for the Valero Texas Open, an event at which several notable golfers have excelled in recent years. This week’s panel of ESPN and FantasyGolfInsider experts have put together the players they believe have the skills to succeed and provide big fantasy-point totals. DraftKings picks Zach Johnson His world ranking has dropped to a 10-year low (56th), but the two-time Texas Open champion should have some good vibes returning to this…

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Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya bailed in UK

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Vijay Mallya has denied any wrongdoing Indebted tycoon Vijay Mallya has been bailed on security of £650,000 after appearing in court in London. He was arrested on Tuesday by the Metropolitan Police on behalf of the Indian authorities, over fraud accusations. India has been seeking the extradition of Mr Mallya, who faces charges of financial irregularities at his defunct Kingfisher Airlines. Mr Mallya is said to owe banks £600m but he denies wrongdoing. He appeared at Westminster Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday and a case…

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Max Verstappen: Confident, talented, ruthless and with F1’s throne in his sights

Greatness awaits? Max Verstappen has the world title in his sights – and not just one Bahrain Grand Prix on the BBC Dates: 14-16 Apr Venue: Bahrain International Circuit Coverage: Practice, qualifying and race on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra (second practice online only). Live text commentary, leaderboard and imagery on BBC Sport website and app. Max Verstappen does not lack for confidence. Just starting his third season in Formula 1, with one win under his belt, the 19-year-old Red Bull driver has no doubts about his ability. Could…

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World Track Cycling Championships 2017: The events explained

Olympic champion Steven Burke will ride for Great Britain in the team pursuit at the World Championship in Hong Kong 2017 Track Cycling World Championships Venue: Hong Kong Velodrome Dates: 12-16 April Coverage: Live coverage on BBC Two, Red Button, Connected TVs, online and the BBC Sport app. Just when you thought you knew your omniums, they go and change the rules. Cycling’s world governing body, the UCI, made a series of change to its track programme in October, designed to make events more spectator-friendly. The omnium sees the biggest…

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Youth Tour of Scotland: A family affair in four-day stage race

Elena McGorum practising on her road bike before the Youth Tour of Scotland Meet Elena McGorum, a 14-year-old cyclist from Peebles taking part in her first stage race – the Youth Tour of Scotland. It’s a family affair for the McGorums, with sister Anna, 15, returning to the race – having taken part in 2014 and 2015 – and mum Isabel acting as team manager for Peebles Cycling Club in the event, which takes place this year from 7-10 April in Perthshire. Elena has experience of mountain-bike racing but less…

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Will Skelton: Australia lock rejoins Saracens on two-year deal

Saracens were unbeaten in Will Skelton’s three Premiership games, winning twice and drawing once Premiership club Saracens have re-signed Australia international lock Will Skelton on a two-year contract. Skelton played in three Premiership games for Sarries earlier this season after joining on a short-term deal from Super Rugby side Warratahs. The 24-year-old has won 18 Test caps for the Wallabies, having made his debut against France in 2014. “In a very short space of time here his contribution to the side was superb,” head coach Mark McCall said. “There’s still…

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