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    Sabbir banks on ODI skill for Test success

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:55pm on October 17, 2016

    Uncapped Sabbir Rahman hoped Monday his experience in the other formats would help him do well in the longer-version as he was preparing for his Test berth in the upcoming series against England...

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    Duckett knocks at Test door

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:53pm on October 17, 2016

    English batsman Ben Duckett continued to impress with his batting and made a strong case for selectors to give him a Test debut after another half century during a practice match on Monday...

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    Hockey team Euro-bound today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:50pm on October 17, 2016

    Bangladesh national hockey team will leave for Europe today to take part in nine practice matches against Poland and Austria as part of their preparation for 5th Men’s AHF Cup, scheduled from November 19-27 in Hong Kong...

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    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:11pm on October 17, 2016

    Bangladesh’s inability to pick up 20 wickets in a Test match has become major concern for the management but the local bowlers bundled out visiting English side within a day in a practice match to create some hope...

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    Finn says England ready to win series

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:29pm on October 16, 2016

    Visiting England’s paceman Steven Finn on Sunday said that the practice matches helped their bowlers to aclimatise with the condition and that would help them win the forthcoming series...

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    I’m in charge says Conte after Costa row

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:27pm on October 16, 2016

    Antonio Conte revealed he ignored Diego Costa’s request to be substituted because the volatile Chelsea striker’s passion is too important to lose...

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    Pep counting the cost of City’s wasteful penalties

    Reuters . Manchester | Updated at 11:25pm on October 16, 2016

    Pep Guardiola reckoned he had not had time for penalty-taking practice sessions but conceded that he may have to introduce them at Manchester City following their latest spot kick calamity on Saturday.

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    Real back with a bang

    Reuters . Barcelona | Updated at 11:24pm on October 16, 2016

    Real Madrid bounced back from a four-game winless streak in emphatic fashion by hammering Real Betis 6-1 away from home to go second in La Liga on Saturday....

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    Shiekh Russell launches TT tournament for children

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:22pm on October 16, 2016

    Sheikh Russell Krira Chakra on Sunday announced to host a School Table Tennis Tournament to celebrate the 52nd birthday of country’s founding president Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s late son. ..

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    Mazid hammers England

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:21pm on October 16, 2016

    Unheralded opener Abdul Mazid scored a swashbuckling century for BCB XI to give the visiting England bowlers a workout on first day of their second practice in Chittagong on Sunday...