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    Du Plessis urges Proteas to slay WC ghosts

    Agence France-Presse . Cardiff | Updated at 12:25am on June 15, 2019

    Faf du Plessis has urged South Africa to forget about their World Cup woes and focus on securing their first victory of the tournament against minnows Afghanistan. Du Plessis’ side face Afghanistan in...

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    Hazard wants to become Madrid ‘Galactico’

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 12:25am on June 15, 2019

    Eden Hazard said on Thursday he wants to become a ‘Galactico’ at Real Madrid and believes he is joining the club at the perfect moment in his career. Hazard was unveiled in front of around 50,000 fans at the...

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    Tigers resume training in Taunton

    Azad Majumder . Taunton | Updated at 12:25am on June 15, 2019

    Members of Bangladesh cricket team resumed training on Friday after a gap of two days following the wash-out of their fourth World Cup match against Sri Lanka in Bristol...

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    Out-cricket key against Pakistan

    Agence France-Presse . Nottingham | Updated at 12:25am on June 15, 2019

    Out-cricket could play a vital part in India’s next game against arch-rivals Pakistan and in every World Cup match, India fielding coach R Sridhar said on Thursday. While India boasts a good...

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    Walsh rules out complacency before Windies tie

    Azad Majumder . Taunton | Updated at 12:20am on June 15, 2019

    The last time England hosted a World Cup in 1999 Courtney Walsh was man-of-the-match against Bangladesh. His world has changed in 20 years, making him now the pace bowling coach of...

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    Hope threatens to make Tigers hopeless

    Azad Majumder . Taunton | Updated at 12:25am on June 15, 2019

    Chris Gayle and Evin Lewis returned to give West Indies’ top-order a more formidable look, but the one player continued to give Bangladesh headache ahead of their next World Cup contest is neither of...

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    Root leads England to crushing win over WI

    Agence France-Presse . Southampton | Updated at 04:17pm on June 14, 2019

    Joe Root scored his second century of the World Cup as England crushed the West Indies by eight wickets in Southampton on Friday with 16.5 overs to spare. The host nation won the toss

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    Australia v Pakistan in Numbers

    | Updated at 12:20am on June 14, 2019

    Pakistani pacer Mohammad Amir on Wednesday grabbed 5-30 against Australia at Taunton during their World Cup match and it was his first five-wicket haul in one-day internationals. Amir’s previous...

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    Australia ‘need to learn lessons’

    Agnece France-Presse . Taunton | Updated at 12:20am on June 14, 2019

    Australia fast bowler Pat Cummins said Pakistan’s late rally with the bat was a timely warning for the defending champions even though his side returned to winning ways at the...

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    Tk 20 crore special allocation for football

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:20am on June 14, 2019

    Finance minister AHM Mustafa Kamal on Thursday proposed a special allocation of Tk 20 crore to the Bangladesh Football Federation for the development of country’s football during the...