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first_imgNew Delhi, Jun 16 (PTI) The following are the top/expected stories at 1730 hoursEXPECTED STORIES: *Story on Ambati Raydu’s replacement and Rohit Sharma’s Yo-yo Test. *Report of football match between France and Australia. *Report of football match between Argentina and Iceland. *Report of football match between Denmark and Peru. *Report of football match between Croatia and Nigeria. STORIES ON THE WIRE: SPO-HOCK-WOM Rani Rampal’s late strike hands India 3-2 win over Spain Madrid, Jun 16 (PTI) Skipper Rani Rampal scored a late winner as Indian womens hockey team dished out a spirited performance to beat Spain 3-2 in the third game and register their first win of the five-match series at the Consejo Superior de Deportes Hockey Stadium here. SPO-BAD-IND Jayaram sails into semifinals of US Open Fullerton (US), Jun 16 (PTI) Comeback man Ajay Jayaram stormed into the semifinals of the USD 150,000 US Open with a straight game win over Korea’s Heo Kwang Hee in the BWF World Tour Super 300 tournament here. SPO-WC-SPAIN-COSTACosta finally making himself at home in Spain set-up Sochi (Russia), Jun 16 (AFP) Diego Costa looked like a misfit at the World Cup in Brazil in 2014, where Spain’s inability to accommodate the burly centre-forward contributed to their disastrous campaign. SPO-GOLF-OPEN Johnson leads Hoffman at US Open, Woods misses cut Southampton (United States), Jun 16 (AFP) Dustin Johnson took command of the US Open on Friday, firing a three-under-par 67 at Shinnecock Hills for a four-shot lead as the only player under par after 36 punishing holes. PTI APAAPAlast_img read more