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    Mehedi suffers injury blow in Abahani loss

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:50pm on April 07, 2019

    Bangladesh received a fresh injury scare ahead of ICC World Cup in UK when spinner Mehedi Hasan picked up finger injury during the Dhaka Premier...

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    Afghanistan name new captains ahead of WC

    Agence France-Presse . Islamabad | Updated at 12:00am on April 06, 2019

    Afghanistan has named a new captain to lead the cricket team into the forthcoming World Cup -- a move that has not gone down well...

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    Kiwis first to name World Cup squad

    Agence France-Presse . Wellington | Updated at 12:00am on April 04, 2019

    New Zealand opted for experience in a 15-man squad named Wednesday for this year’s cricket World Cup, with rookie Tom Blundell’s inclusion as back-up wicketkeeper...

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    Mosaddek dreams of a WC spot

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on April 04, 2019

    All-rounder Mosaddek Hossain on Wednesday told reporters that he was still hoping to make a comeback into the national side for the ICC World Cup...

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    Aussies give Langer ‘brutal’ WC dilemma

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 12:00am on April 02, 2019

    Australia coach Justin Langer Monday admitted some players will be ‘brutally unlucky’ as he faces a World Cup selection dilemma with the return of Steve...

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    Day braces for World Cup pre-qualifier challenge

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on March 30, 2019

    Bangladesh football team coach Jamie Day braced ahead of his team’s 2022 World Cup and Asian Cup pre-qualifiers in June this year, claiming that a...

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    Sana tops qualification round in WC archery

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:35pm on March 26, 2019

    Bangladesh’s Ruman Sana finished top in the qualification round of Recurve Individual event in World Cup (Stage-1) in Bangkok, Thailand on Tuesday. Amid an inclement...

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    Mashrafee rules out gamble with WC team

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:34pm on March 26, 2019

    Bangladesh skipper Mashrafee bin Muratza on Tuesday refused to pay too much attention to the performance of Dhaka Premier League before the selection of squad...

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    Give finger spinner a role at WC, says Harbhajan

    Reuters . Mumbai | Updated at 12:00am on March 25, 2019

    Harbhajan Singh dismissed a trio of top batsmen in the Indian Premier League’s opener on Saturday before underlining the importance of a finger spinner to...

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    Bashar denies any experiment for WC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on March 25, 2019

    National selector Habibul Bashar on Sunday hinted of no experiment in Bangladesh squad for the forthcoming ICC World Cup in United Kingdom, scheduled to start...