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    Bangladesh seal series with thumping win  

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:49am on December 14, 2018

    Tamim Iqbal and Soumya Sarkar hit contrasting fifties as Bangladesh crushed West Indies by eight-wicket in the third and final one-day international to win the three-match series 2-1 in Sylhet on Friday.

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    Chelsea target Pulisic not for sale in January

    | Updated at 01:37am on December 14, 2018

    Bundesliga leaders Borussia Dortmund have insisted Chelsea-target Christian Pulisic will not be allowed to leave in the January transfer window....

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    Muller apologises for horror kick

    Agence France-Presse . Amsterdam | Updated at 01:36am on December 14, 2018

    Thomas Muller has apologised for his kung fu-style kick to the head of Ajax defender Nicholas Tagliafico which saw the Germany star being sent off in Wednesday’s six-goal thriller in Amsterdam....

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    Pakistan awarded Asia Cup 2020

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:34am on December 14, 2018

    The Asian Cricket Council on Thursday revealed that Pakistan will host the next Asia Cup in 2020, though it could not confirm if the tournament would be held on Pakistani soil or in a third country....

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    Buying stake in Valladolid was like a gift: Ronaldo

    | Updated at 01:33am on December 14, 2018

    Former Real Madrid and Brazil forward Ronaldo has opened up about his decision to purchase Spanish side Real Valladolid earlier this year....

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    Lyon reach last 16, Bayern top group

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 01:33am on December 14, 2018

    Lyon clinched the final Champions League last-16 place as Nabil Fekir’s second-half strike grabbed a 1-1 draw against Shakhtar Donetsk in a snowy Kiev on Wednesday, while Bayern Munich pipped Ajax to top spot in Group E....

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    SL knock-out Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:32am on December 14, 2018

    Bangladesh Under-23 team failed to reach the final of ACC Emerging Teams Cup, as they suffered a four-wicket defeat in the semi-final match against their Sri Lankan counterparts in Colombo on Thursday....

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    Alina, Shapla pair ensure bronze medal

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:22am on December 14, 2018

    Local shuttlers Alina Sultana and Shapla Akter confirmed bronze medals in the women’s doubles of the Yonex Sunrise Bangladesh International Challenge when they reached the semi-finals of the tournament at the Shaheed Tajuddin Ahmed Indoor Stadium on Thursday....

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    Windies looking at ‘grand opportunity’

    Samsul Arefin Khan . Sylhet | Updated at 01:18am on December 14, 2018

    West Indies will be looking to grab what they believe a grand opportunity to win their first ever bilateral one-day international series in four years when they take on Bangladesh in the third and final match in Sylhet today....

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    Mashrafee set for home swansong and milestones

    Samsul Arefin Khan . Sylhet | Updated at 01:18am on December 14, 2018

    When Bangladesh captain Mashrafee bin Murtaza will walk into the field for the third one-day international against West Indies in Sylhet today he is bound to feel emotional not just because it could be his final game at home but for a few other reasons as well....