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    Cannavaro urges Italy to lift 2006 spirit

    Agence France-Presse . Shanghai | Updated at 10:11pm on March 31, 2020

    Italy’s 2006 World Cup-winning captain Fabio Cannavaro wrote a heartfelt open letter Tuesday to his homeland, saying seeing the country ravaged by coronavirus ‘is filling...

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    Stuck by corona, Colindres feels life is complicated

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:08pm on March 31, 2020

    For Daniel Colindres the daily routine is now limited to get up early, eat breakfast, do exercise, take bath, eat lunch, read a little, have...

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    No cricket, no problem as fans in for a treat

    Ashfaq-Ul-Alam | Updated at 10:06pm on March 31, 2020

    The ever-bustling world of cricket is now at a standstill as every international and domestic competition across the world is either postponed or canceled due...

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    One-time grant for women cricketers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:53pm on March 30, 2020

    The Bangladesh Cricket Board on Monday extended financial support to the women cricketers by announcing that it will give a one-time amount of Tk 20,000...

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    Ministry offers stadiums as field hospital

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:51pm on March 30, 2020

    State minister for youth and sports, Zahid Ahsan Russel, said on Monday that all the stadiums of the country were open to use as field...

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    Olympics from July 23 next year

    Agence France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 10:48pm on March 30, 2020

    The Tokyo Olympics will begin on July 23 next year, organisers said on Monday, after the coronavirus forced the historic decision to postpone the Games...

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    Messi confirms Barca players’ pay cut

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 10:46pm on March 30, 2020

    Lionel Messi confirmed on Monday that Barcelona’s players will take a 70 per cent pay cut and make financial contributions to ensure the club’s other...

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    Women cricketers face BCB scrutiny

    Azad Majumder | Updated at 10:44pm on March 30, 2020

    In a welcome news for country’s women cricketers, the Bangladesh Cricket Board on Monday announced a one-time financial grant for all players who participated in...

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    Juventus players take €90m pay cut

    Agence France-Presse . Milan | Updated at 09:52pm on March 29, 2020

    Juventus on Saturday announced that they had cut their players’ and coach Maurizio Sarri’s salaries after all Italian sport was suspended until at least April...

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    Women’s team staring at FIFA rankings exit

    Wahid Ullah Bakul | Updated at 09:51pm on March 29, 2020

    Bangladesh women’s football team on Sunday slipped to 134th from 130th in the latest FIFA rankings and are at risk of being taken out of...