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    Platini denies wrongdoing

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:00am on June 19, 2019

    The banned ex-UEFA chief Michel Platini was held for questioning Tuesday in connection with a criminal investigation into the awarding of the 2022 World Cup...

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    Like the weather in Manchester

    Jawed Naqvi | Updated at 12:05am on June 19, 2019

    THE weather at Old Trafford so resembled Pakistan-India ties, unpredictable and terrifying with looming stretches of grey. But short spells of sparkling sunshine seemed assured...

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    Super-sub Rabiul sinks Laos

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:05am on June 08, 2019

    Bangladesh national football team bested hosts Laos 1-0 in the first-leg of their joint qualifiers match of the World Cup and Asian Cup at the...

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    10 best players never to have won a World Cup

    ICC | Updated at 12:00am on May 30, 2019

    Graham GoochGraham Gooch couldn’t have done much more to win a World Cup. After all, he played in three finals – captaining them in 1992...

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    Five memorable moments of the World Cup

    AFP | Updated at 12:00am on May 30, 2019

    The Cricket World Cup has produced many thrilling contests in its 44-year history. AFP Sports recalls five of the most memorable moments: 1975: Gilmour’s great...

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    Birth of the World Cup

    ICC | Updated at 12:00am on May 30, 2019

    There have been 422 Tests played in Australia over the last 142 years – only one of them was abandoned without a ball being bowled....

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    Archer relaxed over WC chances

    Agence France-Press . Dublin | Updated at 12:00am on May 06, 2019

    Jofra Archer insisted he had received a warm welcome into the England set-up but stressed he would have no complaints if he failed in a...

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    This will be one of the best ever WC: Sangakkara

    Sports Desk | Updated at 12:00am on May 05, 2019

    Former Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara feels one can expect a ‘close competition’ and ‘great cricket’ in the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019, reports...

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    Russell ‘hungry’ for Windies return at WC

    Reuters . Mumbai | Updated at 12:00am on April 29, 2019

    Andre Russell has represented West Indies in only a single one-day international since 2015 but his World Cup call-up was not surprising and the hard-hitting...

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    Farhad, Taskin get WC lifeline

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on April 29, 2019

    Bangladesh on Sunday handed all-rounder Farhad Reza and pace bowler Taskin Ahmed a lifeline to make it to the World Cup squad when they were...

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