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    Sports gets green signal to resume on limited scale

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:56pm on August 10, 2020

    The state minister for youth and sports, Zahid Ahsan Russell, on Monday gave clearance to sports organisers to resume sporting events and training activities at a limited scale, said a sports...

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    Nat’l footballers give samples for test

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:57pm on August 10, 2020

    A total of 30 footballers of the Bangladesh national team camp and other stuff on Monday gave samples to two medical institutes for their COVID-19 tests ahead of their training camp for the FIFA World Cup 2022 and AFC Asian Cup 2023 joint...

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    Negative tests give green light to Atletico

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 10:58pm on August 10, 2020

    Atletico Madrid breathed a sigh of relief on Monday after further coronavirus tests on their players and staff turned up negative, allowing the team to travel to Portugal on Tuesday for their Champions League quarter-final against...

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    Women cricketers start training

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:00pm on August 10, 2020

    A number of Bangladesh national women’s team cricketers began individual training on Monday at three different Bangladesh Cricket Board facilities across the country. Sharmin Sultana, Sharmina Akhter, Jahanara Alam and...

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    Willian ends Chelsea stay with ‘head held high’

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:01pm on August 10, 2020

    Willian says he is leaving Chelsea  with ‘his head held high’ ending a seven year spell with the Premier League club he told fans in an open letter on Sunday. The 32-year-old Brazil winger has been linked with a move...

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    Anderson quashes retirement talk

    Agene France-Presse . Manchester | Updated at 11:02pm on August 10, 2020

    James Anderson insisted Monday he was still ‘hungry’ to play Test cricket after speculation the England great was considering retirement. Anderson recently turned 38, an age where many...

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    Brazil football game postponed after 10 players test COVID-19 positive

    Agence France-Presse. Sao Paulo | Updated at 10:58am on August 10, 2020

    Ten members of the Brazilian football team Goias were told Sunday they had tested positive for the coronavirus, forcing a last-minute game postponement. The team...

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    Sabbir hopes to put the past behind

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:59pm on August 09, 2020

    Hard-hitting batsman Sabbir Rahman wanted to rise above from past controversies through hard work and earn his spot back in the national team when cricket finally resumes. Sabbir last played for Bangladesh in...