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    Local archers vie for seven golds

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:21pm on January 29, 2017

    Bangladeshi archers will vie for seven gold medals in as many events of the inaugural ISSF International Solidarity Archery Championship today as they put some brilliant showing on the penultimate day to reach the final in five events on Sunday...

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    Imrul confident of making India tour

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:20pm on January 29, 2017

    Injured opener Imrul Kayes expressed his confidence on Sunday about regaining his fitness ahead of the one-off Test series against India...

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    Liton lifts East with double ton

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:14pm on January 29, 2017

    East Zone batsman Liton Das scored an emphatic double ton but Central Zone’s Shuvagata Hom grabbed five-for not to allow them take a huge lead on the second day of their first round Bangladesh Cricket League match on Sunday...

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    Federer’s claim of being greatest grows louder

    Agence France-Presse . Melbourne | Updated at 11:03pm on January 29, 2017

    Many people thought Roger Federer’s Grand Slam-winning days were behind him, but he defied his age and conventional logic to seal his 18th major title at the Australian Open on Sunday...

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    Federer edges Nadal to win Australian Open

    Agence France Presse. Melbourne | Updated at 06:32pm on January 29, 2017

    Roger Federer was in tears as he won a thrilling, five-set Australian Open final against his great rival Rafael Nadal to clinch a record-extending...

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    Bolt says rules are rules

    Agence France-Presse . Kingston | Updated at 11:19pm on January 28, 2017

    Jamaican sprint superstar Usain Bolt insisted Thursday that the loss of one of his nine Olympic gold medals because of the doping sanction of relay teammate Nesta Carter won’t tarnish his legacy...

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    Wolves stun Liverpool in FA Cup

    Reuters . London | Updated at 11:16pm on January 28, 2017

    Liverpool suffered a shock 2-1 loss to Championship side Wolverhampton Wanderers in the FA Cup fourth round on Saturday, handing manager Jurgen Klopp a third home defeat in a row...

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    Stars align as Nadal, Federer renew Slam rivalry

    Agence France-Presse . Melbourne | Updated at 11:06pm on January 28, 2017

    Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal make their unexpected return as Grand Slam finalists today in a classic Australian Open decider that nobody saw coming but which has sent tremors of excitement through the sport...

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    Shahid to fly to Australia for treatment

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:02pm on January 28, 2017

    Injured pace bowler Mohammad Shahid will fly to Australia next week to consult surgeons whether he requires any surgery or not to recover from a knee injury, said Bangladesh Cricket Board official on Monday...

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    Local girls move into ISSF Archery final

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:00pm on January 28, 2017

    Heera Moni and Bonna Akter of Bangladesh advanced into the final of women’s recurve and compound bow events of the inaugural ISSF International Solidarity Archery Championship respectively at the Maulana Bhashani National Hockey Stadium on Saturday...