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    Nasir shines on spinner’s day

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:14pm on December 28, 2016

    Nasir Hossain scored a brilliant unbeaten century to salvage his side Rangpur against Sylhet during their Bangladesh National Cricket League fifth round match on Wednesday as left-handed spinners ruled the day in the other matches...

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    BFF yet to provide full participation money to clubs

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:13pm on December 28, 2016

    With just only three days left to finish the ongoing Bangladesh Premier League, the clubs are yet to get their full participation money from the Bangladesh Football Federation...

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    Mushfiq out of ODI series

    Agence France-Presse . Wellington | Updated at 11:10pm on December 28, 2016

    A hamstring injury will keep Bangladesh wicketkeeper Mushfiqur Rahim out of the remaining two one-day internationals against New Zealand and possibly the first Test, coach Chandika Hathurusingha said Wednesday...

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    Tigers not losing heart

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:05pm on December 28, 2016

    Despite losing the opening game by 77 runs, Bangladesh are not going to lose their heart against New Zealand in the remaining two matches of the ongoing one-day international series, said coach Chandika Hathurusinghe on Wednesday...

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    FIFA boss says federations back expanded World Cup

    Reuters | Updated at 04:19pm on December 28, 2016

    Football federations are backing plans to expand the World Cup beyond 32 teams, FIFA president Gianni Infantino said in Dubai...

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    Ronaldo honoured at Globe Soccer Awards

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 01:29pm on December 28, 2016

    Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo and Portugal's Euro 2016-winning coach Fernando Santos scooped the top prizes at the seventh edition of...

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    Mushfiqur out of ODI series

    Agence France Presse | Updated at 11:06am on December 28, 2016

    A hamstring injury will keep Bangladesh wicketkeeper Mushfiqur Rahim out of the remaining two one-day internationals...

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    Toure happy to come in from the cold

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:53pm on December 27, 2016

    Yaya Toure admits he feels reborn after returning from exile to play a key role in Manchester City’s Premier League title challenge...

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    Mkhitaryan: Scorpion volley was instinctive

    Agence France-Presse . Manchester | Updated at 10:51pm on December 27, 2016

    Henrikh Mkhitaryan said his spectacular ‘scorpion kick’ volley in Manchester United’s 3-1 victory over Sunderland on Monday had been a matter of instinct taking over...

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    Conte hopes record run sparks glory

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:48pm on December 27, 2016

    Antonio Conte has challenged his Chelsea stars to use their club record run of 12 successive victories as the foundation to win the Premier League title...