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    Son set for military training during shutdown

    Agence France-Presse . Seoul | Updated at 11:23pm on April 02, 2020

    Tottenham Hotspur’s South Korean striker Son Heung-min will report to a marines boot camp later this month to fulfil military service duties, a report said Thursday. All able-bodied South Korean men are...

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    Golfer Siddik’s father passes away

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:20pm on April 02, 2020

    Premier Bangladeshi golfer Siddikur Rahman’s father Mohammad Afzal Hossain died on Wednesday night at his house in Matikata area in the capital. He was 75. Afzal, who had been suffering from...

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    Bangladesh Football Federation claims to get FIFA nod over polls

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:19pm on April 02, 2020

    Bangladesh Football Federation senior vice-president Abdus Salam Murshedy claimed that FIFA had asked the present executive body of the federation to continue their office until an election...

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    First-class players donate half-salary in corona fund

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:16pm on April 02, 2020

    Country’s first-class cricketers, who are on Bangladesh Cricket Board payroll, will donate half of their one month salary to the newly-formed charity fund corona affected people by Cricketer’s Welfare Association of...

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    Lewis of ‘DLS method’ cricket fame dies

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 04:50pm on April 02, 2020

    Tony Lewis, one of the men behind the Duckworth-Lewis-Stern method used in weather-affected limited overs cricket matches, has died aged 78, the England and Wales Cricket Board announced...

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    CWAB to raise fund for corona victims

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:23pm on April 01, 2020

    Cricketers Welfare Association Bangladesh formed a committee on Wednesday to raise fund for helping people, who have been affected by the outbreak of Covid-19 virus. CWAB president Naimur Rahman was made the...

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    FIFA takes notice as BFF distributes food

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:21pm on April 01, 2020

    Bangladesh Football Federation finally came to term on Wednesday as it distributed food to the vulnerable people, who lost their livelihood due to shut down for coronavirus pandemic, by maintaining...

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    Tigers trapped in leadership triangle

    Samiur Rahman | Updated at 10:19pm on April 01, 2020

    Bangladesh Cricket Board’s indecision and dilemma has thrown the national team’s leadership situation into debate, with separate captains leading the team in different formats and despite there being...

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    Wimbledon cancelled for first time since WWII

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 09:34pm on April 01, 2020

    Wimbledon organisers on Wednesday scrapped the grasscourt Grand Slam for the first time since World War II as the coronavirus wreaks further havoc on the global sporting calendar. The cancellation of the only grasscourt major at...

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    Indian cricketers face backlash for supporting Pakistan virus fund

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 03:45pm on April 01, 2020

    Indian cricketers Yuvraj Singh and Harbhajan Singh have unleashed a social media storm by backing former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi’s foundation in its fight against the coronavirus...