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    Kohli, Rohit hit tons to flatten Windies

    Reuters . Guwahati | Updated at 01:12am on October 22, 2018

    Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma both hit centuries and combined in a stand of 246 to help India chase down a difficult target against West Indies for a convincing eight-wicket victory in the opening one day international in Guwahati on Sunday....

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    Imrul adds flamboyance to positivity

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:11am on October 22, 2018

    Imrul Kayes came into the game with a clear intent when he painted the top of his helmet with national flag, a rare move by a Bangladeshi cricketer if not completely unique.....

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    Fazle Rabbi got his maiden one-day international cap on Sunday at the age of 30 years and 295 days, which made him the oldest player to make his debut for Bangladesh since they got Test status in 2000....

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    Messi out for three weeks with broken arm

    Agence France-Presse . Barcelona | Updated at 01:17am on October 22, 2018

    Lionel Messi is expected to be out for three weeks with a fractured right arm but his last contribution was to help send Barcelona back to the top of La Liga on Saturday....

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    Henry suffers defeat on Monaco return

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 01:17am on October 22, 2018

    A ‘positive’ Thierry Henry suffered defeat in his first match as a head coach when his 10-man Monaco side slumped to a 2-1 loss at Strasbourg on Saturday to drop into the Ligue 1 relegation zone, while Paris Saint-Germain eased to a 10th straight victory to start their title defence....

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    Lopetegui the fall-guy for wider malaise

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 01:27am on October 22, 2018

    Amid the sprawl of headlines calling for Julen Lopetegui to be sacked by Real Madrid on Sunday, Diario AS ran an online poll: who is more guilty, the coach or the club president?....

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    Klopp learning to appreciate low-key wins

    Reuters . London | Updated at 01:29am on October 22, 2018

    Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said he is now getting used to winning matches without necessarily playing high-octane football after his side maintained their unbeaten run in the Premier League on Saturday....

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    Mashrafee wants 100pc effort

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:16am on October 21, 2018

    International cricket will return to Bangladesh after eight months when the hosts take on Zimbabwe in the first of three-match one-day international series in Mirpur today....