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    Zidane wants Messi to stay in Spain despite Barca exit claims

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 04:11pm on July 03, 2020

    Lionel Messi was reported on Thursday to be planning to leave Barcelona in 2021, but Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane was hoping the Argentine maestro...

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    Leicester need to ‘reset mentally’ to reach CL

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:13pm on July 02, 2020

    Brendan Rodgers says Leicester need to ‘reset mentally’ to stay in charge of their Champions League destiny after their slump continued with a 2-1 loss at Everton. The Foxes remain third in the...

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    Simmons won’t be sacked over funeral attendance

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:11pm on July 02, 2020

    West Indies coach Phil Simmons was told Wednesday he was in no danger of losing his job after the Barbados Cricket Association president said the former Test batsman should be sacked for...

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    Sangakkara grilled in WC fixing probe

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 08:44pm on July 02, 2020

    Sri Lanka legend Kumar Sangakkara was questioned for nearly 10 hours on Thursday by detectives probing explosive allegations the 2011 Cricket World Cup final was...

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    BCB keeps grounds ready for cricket

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:20pm on July 02, 2020

    To ensure swift resumption of on-field activities once the cricketing shutdown ends the Bangladesh Cricket Board is continuing the maintenance of eight of its international...

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    West Ham stun Chelsea, Aubameyang fires Arsenal revival

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 03:31am on July 02, 2020

    West Ham rocked Chelsea's top-four hopes and boosted their survival bid with a dramatic 3-2 win, while Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang struck twice as Arsenal climbed back...

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    Windies cricket’s ‘founding father’ Weekes dies

    Agence France-Presse . St John’s | Updated at 02:09am on July 02, 2020

    Legendary batsman Everton Weekes, the last of the famed West Indies ‘Three Ws’, died Wednesday at the age of 95 and was hailed as ‘a founding father’ of the sport in the Caribbean...

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    Cricket spurs Nafees to beat COVID

    Samiur Rahman | Updated at 01:10am on July 02, 2020

    Former Bangladesh opener Nafees Iqbal took inspiration from his past cricketing heroics in his battle against the deadly coronavirus, which he won on Wednesday. Nafees, along with his children and mother, was...

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    Treble-chasing Bayern eye Champions League glory

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 10:22pm on July 01, 2020

    Bayern Munich are expected by the club’s own hierarchy to take the next step towards the treble in Saturday’s German Cup final before they attempt more Champions League glory in August...

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    Zidane warns Real ‘we have won nothing yet’

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 10:21pm on July 01, 2020

    Iconic coach Zinedine Zidane warned his Real Madrid players on Wednesday to maintain their focus if they are to deliver some silverware this season and pip Barcelona to the league title...