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Rain and wind washes out Wimbledon fine-tuning

Novak Djokovic's Wimbledon preparations were left drenched and flapping in England's south coast wind on Tuesday as Eastbourne's Aegon International was scrapped for the day with no matches completed due to rain.

Chinese phone-maker Vivo retains IPL title sponsorship

Chinese phone manufacturer Vivo has bid 21.99 billion rupees ($341.1 million) to retain the title sponsorship of cricket's Indian Premier League Twenty20 tournament for the next five years, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) said on Tuesday.