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    Sylhet mayor resumes office

    Zaman Monir . Sylhet | Updated at 01:20am on April 07, 2017

    Sylhet City Corporation mayor Ariful Haque Chowdhury resumed his office Thursday afternoon, three hours after the Supreme Court cleared way for him to discharge duties. ..

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    Tigers provide Mashrafee perfect swansong

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:56pm on April 06, 2017

    When Soumya Sarkar’s throw from long-leg came to Mashrafee bin Muratza’s hand it could have been effectively the end of contest for Sri Lanka with the run out of Chamara Kapugedera...

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    Hazard fires Chelsea title charge

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:58pm on April 06, 2017

    Eden Hazard fired Premier League leaders Chelsea to a crucial 2-1 win over Manchester City, but Tottenham are hot on their heels after a sensational fightback in their 3-1 victory at Swansea on Wednesday...

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    Real keep Messi-inspired Barca in check

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 10:54pm on April 06, 2017

    Alvaro Morata scored twice as Real Madrid maintained a two-point lead over Barcelona at the top of La Liga by making light of Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale’s absence in a 4-2 win at Leganes...

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    Viv blames ‘arrogant’ board for WI decline

    Reuters . Mumbai | Updated at 10:54pm on April 06, 2017

    Batting great Viv Richards has slammed ‘arrogant’ Caribbean administrators for thinking they are as important as players and has laid the blame for the decline of West Indies cricket firmly at their door...

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    Imrul Kayes and Soumya Sarkar made the highest opening stand for Bangladesh in Twenty20 internationals when they made a 71-run stand in their second match against Sri Lanka on Thursday. Previously the highest opening stand was 63 between Tamim Iqbal and Anamul Haue. The duo achieved the feat against Nepal at Chittagong on 2014...

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    Pakistan captain Misbah to retire after WI Tests

    Agence France-Presse . Lahore | Updated at 10:50pm on April 06, 2017

    Pakistan’s most successful skipper Misbah-ul-Haq will retire after the upcoming Test series against the West Indies, he announced Thursday, ending months of speculation over his future...

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    Maruf relishes new challenge

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:31pm on April 06, 2017

    Maraful Haq, the most accomplished football coach of the country, accepted the challenge of guiding Arambagh Krira Sangha to a respectable position in the forthcoming season...

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    Mushfiq retained amid speculations

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:32pm on April 06, 2017

    Bangladesh’s wicketkeeper Mushfiqur Rahim retained his place in the second Twenty20 international of the two-match series against Sri Lanka on Thursday despite plethora of speculations...

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    Malinga hat-trick stun Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:18pm on April 06, 2017

    Bangladesh left out injured Tamim Iqbal and replaced him with Imrul Kayes as retiring captain Mashrafee bin Murtaza won the toss and opted bat first in his final Twenty20 international against Sri Lanka on Thursday...