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    Weightlifters face bleak future

    Sudipta Ananda | Updated at 11:31pm on November 16, 2016

    The internal conflict between two groups of administrators has left country’s weightlifters facing a bleak future, players and officials of the Bangladesh Weightlifting Federation said on Wednesday...

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    Hockey team eyes hat-trick of titles

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:26pm on November 16, 2016

    A 25-member Bangladesh national hockey team left Dhaka for Hong Kong on Wednesday, hoping to retain the title of Men’s AHF Cup, which gets underway on November 19...

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    BPL enters Ctg phase today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:54pm on November 16, 2016

    Bangladesh Premier League will enter its Chittagong phase after completing the first phase in Dhaka as two games will take place at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium today...

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    Second half brilliance lifts Brazil over plucky Peru

    Reuters | Updated at 12:23pm on November 16, 2016

    An outstanding performance from Gabriel Jesus helped Brazil to a 2-0 win over Peru on Tuesday and moved the five times World Cup winners four points clear at the top of the South American qualifying group for Russia 2018...

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    Messi magic puts Argentina back on World Cup track

    Reuters | Updated at 12:02pm on November 16, 2016

    A Lionel Messi masterclass, netting a brilliant free kick before laying on two more goals, put Argentina's World Cup qualifying campaign back on track with...

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    ‘My MU days are numbered’

    Agence France-Presse . Manchester | Updated at 11:37pm on November 15, 2016

    Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick says this could be his last season at the club and backed world-record signing Paul Pogba to showcase his ‘very special’ talent...

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    San Marino hit back at Muller

    Agence France-Presse . Milan | Updated at 11:36pm on November 15, 2016

    San Marino have hit back at Thomas Muller and accused the German striker of arrogance and disrespect after he said playing the minnows has ‘nothing to do with professional football’...

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    ‘Pre-match antics were too much’

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:32pm on November 15, 2016

    England goalkeeper Joe Hart has consciously toned down his pre-match routine after criticism he was excessively motivated during his country’s ill-fated Euro 2016 campaign, he confessed to reporters on Monday...

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    Lippi reality check, Aussies held in Bangkok

    Agence France-Presse . Kunming | Updated at 11:30pm on November 15, 2016

    Marcello Lippi’s dreams of taking China to the next World Cup received a reality check on Tuesday, while Asian champions Australia were made to sweat in a near-nightmare in Bangkok...

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    Proteas hammer hapless Aussies

    Agence France-Presse . Hobart | Updated at 11:25pm on November 15, 2016

    South Africa demolished Australia by an innings and 80 runs after yet another batting collapse to claim their third successive Test series Down Under Tuesday, plunging the hosts further into crisis...