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    Bangladesh vs Afghanistan in Numbers

    | Updated at 12:05am on September 24, 2018

    This was only for the first time that opening batsman Imrul Kayes came to bat at number six for Bangladesh in one-day internationals. The 31-year old southpaw, who played in 70 ODIs before this match, opened the innings on 61 occasions and batted at number three nine times....

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    I'm a 'scapegoat' says sacked Mathews

    Agence France-Presse. Colombo | Updated at 04:07pm on September 24, 2018

    Sri Lanka's sacked skipper Angelo Mathews accused the country's cricket board Monday of blaming him solely for the island's humiliating exit from the Asia Cup...

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    Tigers end Afghan jinx in thriller

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:55am on September 24, 2018

    Mustafizur Rahman snatched a victory from the jaw of defeat as Bangladesh ended their sorry tale against Afghanistan to eke out a three-run win and stay in hunt for a place in the Asia Cup final in Abu Dhabi on Sunday....

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    'Mustafiz was like a magician' – Mashrafee

    Sports Desk | Updated at 01:16pm on September 24, 2018

    Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza heaped praise on Mustafizur Rahman after the fast bowler's brilliant final over to defend eight runs against Afghanistan in the Asia Cup 2018..

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    Pogba not as selfish as people think, says Deschamps

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:05am on September 24, 2018

    France manager Didier Deschamps believes the outside world has the wrong image of Paul Pogba, who played a key role in leading Les Bleus to winning the World Cup....

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    Frustrated Ibra coy on Galaxy future

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 12:05am on September 24, 2018

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic plans to discuss his future with Los Angeles Galaxy chiefs after a frustrating first season in Major League Soccer. Swedish star Ibrahimovic has made a prolific start to his MLS career, scoring 17 goals in 22 games since joining the Galaxy from Manchester United in March...

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    Real battle past gritty Espanyol

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 12:05am on September 24, 2018

    Real Madrid moved top of La Liga on Saturday after Marco Asensio’s goal proved the difference in a scrappy 1-0 win over Espanyol. Their victory at the Santiago Bernabeu may only give Madrid 24 hours above Barcelona, who play Girona on Sunday, with their perfect record still intact...

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    It’s make or break for Tigers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 23, 2018

    Bangladesh will be looking to overcome their recent struggle with the bat when they take on Afghanistan in their must win Super Four match of the Asia Cup at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi today....