Your Top Plays for Today: AP’s Sports Guide
–JETER BACK BUT INJURED AGAIN
New York Yankees captain Derek Jeter returns from a nine-month injury absence, only to get get injured again.
–ROONEY OUT FOR A MONTH AFTER INJURY ON ASIAN TOUR
Manchester United forward Wayne Rooney faces a month on the sidelines after injuring a hamstring in training for a preseason friendly in Thailand.
–KOVALCHUK SHOCKS DEVILS BY MOVING TO RUSSIAN LEAGUE
Superstar forward Ilya Kovalchuk shocked the New Jersey Devils by retiring from the NHL on Thursday to return home to Russia.
–KITTEL TOO QUICK FOR CAVENDISH AT LE TOUR
Germany’s Marcel Kittel too quick for favorite Mark Cavendish in Tour de France sprint as Chris Froome maintains overall lead.
–AUSTRALIA’S AGAR STUNS ENGLAND IN ASHES FIRST TEST
Australia’s Ashton Agar scores a record-breaking 98, batting at No. 11, on debut to stun England and turn the first Ashes test on its head.