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    Al-Sadd sign Xavi for one more year

    Agence France-Presse . Doha | Updated at 10:39pm on July 05, 2020

    Former Barcelona star Xavi Hernandez signed on as head coach of Qatari club Al-Sadd for one more year Sunday, putting to bed rumours of an imminent move back to the Spanish side...

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    Indian busts fake ‘Sri Lankan’ cricket tournament

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 10:38pm on July 05, 2020

    Indian police are investigating an alleged betting scandal in which a sham cricket tournament was held in an Indian village and passed off as a Twenty20 contest played in Sri Lanka...

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    Bayern ‘hungry’ for treble

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 10:35pm on July 05, 2020

    Manuel Neuer said Bayern Munich are still ‘hungry’ for the treble this season after completing a ‘special’ league and Cup double for the 13th time in their history on Saturday. Bayern, who had already sealed an eighth...

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    De Kock named SA cricketer of the year

    Agence France-Presse . Johannesburg | Updated at 10:34pm on July 05, 2020

    Limited-overs captain Quinton de Kock was on Saturday named South Africa’s men’s cricketer of the year for the second time. The left-handed De Kock, 27, was comfortably South Africa’s best...

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    BFF plans three games in Sylhet

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:27pm on July 05, 2020

    Bangladesh Football Federation was planning to host Bangladesh’s remaining three home games of the World Cup 2022 and Asian Cup 2023 joint qualifiers at the Sylhet District Stadium due to...

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    Tamim emerges as new leader from Mashrafe, Shakib shadow

    Ashfaq-Ul-Alam | Updated at 10:23pm on July 05, 2020

    Exactly one year has passed since Bangladesh’s underwhelming World Cup campaign ended and a number of seismic events in those 12 months have put Mashrafe Bin Mortaza and Shakib Al Hasan into...

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    Pin-point Ramos holds nerve again as Madrid beat Bilbao

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 08:48pm on July 05, 2020

    Sergio Ramos scored his 22nd consecutive penalty on Sunday as Real Madrid held on for another 1-0 win over Athletic Bilbao to inch closer to...

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    'Sci-fi' England-Windies opener a new frontier for Test cricket

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 06:08pm on July 05, 2020

    It will be Test cricket but not as we've known it when England face the West Indies in the opening match of a ‘bio-secure’ series...

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    Sri Lanka batsman Kusal Mendis arrested over fatal crash

    Agence France-Presse. Colombo | Updated at 01:05pm on July 05, 2020

    Sri Lanka batsman Kusal Mendis was arrested Sunday after being allegedly involved in a fatal crash with a cyclist, who died instantly, just outside the...

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    Chelsea win holds off rampant United in race for Premier League top four

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 03:22am on July 05, 2020

    Chelsea held on to their place in the Premier League's top four by bouncing back to beat Watford 3-0 on Saturday after Manchester United briefly...