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    Abahani bag 4th successive win

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on February 18, 2018

    Title-aspirants Abahani Limited continued their winning streak in the Dhaka Premier League as they managed their fourth successive win beating Legends of Rupganj by five wickets at BKSP on Saturday...

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    Federer becomes oldest ATP world number one

    Reuters | Updated at 10:09am on February 17, 2018

    Roger Federer added yet another record to his vast collection when he guaranteed becoming the oldest ATP world number one by beating Dutchman Robin Haase 4-6 6-1 6-1 to reach the semi-finals in Rotterdam on Friday...

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    German football considers making clubs easier to take over

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 12:05am on February 17, 2018

    A revolution is brewing in Germany, where the Football League fears it is falling behind Spain and England and wants to make investing in clubs more attractive...

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    Barcelona face tricky Eibar trip

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 12:05am on February 17, 2018

    Before their Champions League clash with Chelsea in London, Lionel Messi and Barcelona put their unbeaten record in La Liga on the line against Eibar in the rather less glamorous surrounds of Ipurua today...

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    Neymar’s father hits out at son’s critics

    Reuters . Sao Paulo | Updated at 12:05am on February 17, 2018

    Neymar’s father spoke out at what he called the ‘vultures’ circling his son on Thursday, in an apparent reference to criticism of the Paris St Germain striker’s less than stellar performance in the previous night’s loss to Real Madrid...

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    Mou slams Pogba ‘lies’

    Agence France-Pesse . Manchester | Updated at 12:05am on February 17, 2018

    Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has angrily insisted that rumours his relationship with Paul Pogba has broken down are ‘lies’...

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    Arsenal ease to victory at Ostersunds

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:05am on February 17, 2018

    Mesut Ozil scored as Arsenal eased to a 3-0 victory at Swedish minnows Ostersunds in the first leg of their Europa League, last-32 tie on Thursday, while Michy Batshuayi snatched Borussia Dortmund a dramatic win over Atalanta...

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    Pakistan to play World Cup hockey in India

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:05am on February 17, 2018

    Hockey’s governing body indicated Thursday that Pakistan will take part in the men’s World Cup this year in India despite acute tensions between the two countries...

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    British-born Safwan in final

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on February 17, 2018

    Al Safwan Uddin, a British-born Bangladeshi boxer, qualified for the final in the 60kg weight category after defeating Faisal Mollah in the semi-final of 29th National Boxing Championships at the Mohammad Ali Boxing Stadium on Friday...

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    Australia set record run chase in NZ win

    Agence France-Presse . Auckland | Updated at 12:05am on February 17, 2018

    Australia completed the highest run chase in Twenty20 history to beat New Zealand by five wickets and maintain their unbeaten record in the T20 tri-series in Auckland on Friday...