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    PM stands beside Santwana Rani

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:24pm on July 16, 2020

    State minister for youth and sports Zahid Ahsan Russell on Thursday handed over a cheque worth Tk 10 lakh from prime minister Sheikh Hasina to struggling Taekwondo player Santwana Rani...

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    Jibon’s flick gets AFC recognition

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:26pm on July 16, 2020

    Abahani Limited forward Nabib Newaz Jibon’s cheeky strike against India’s Minerva Punjab in 2019 has been nominated by AFC as one of its best five flicks, tricks and backheels goals in their...

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    IOC chief reluctant to hold Tokyo Games behind closed doors

    Agence France-Presse . Lausanne | Updated at 10:29pm on July 16, 2020

    Banning fans from the Tokyo Olympics is ‘clearly something we don’t want’, International Olympic Committee chief Thomas Bach said, adding that ‘multiple scenarios’ were under consideration for...

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    ‘It’s not fair’, says Solskjaer over FA Cup rest row

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:31pm on July 16, 2020

    Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer claims it is unfair Chelsea have an extra two days of rest before their FA Cup semi-final showdown on Sunday. Solskjaer’s side face Crystal Palace in the...

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    Van Dijk takes blame for Reds defeat

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:32pm on July 16, 2020

    Virgil van Dijk held his hands up to an uncharacteristic error that cost Liverpool the chance to set a new Premier League record points tally as Arsenal came from behind to beat the champions...

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    Arsenal beat Liverpool to end record bid, Man City sink Bournemouth

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 03:31pm on July 16, 2020

    Arsenal ended Liverpool's bid to set a new Premier League points record with a 2-1 win over the champions, while Manchester City pushed Bournemouth closer...

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    Tamim, Mahmudullah, Mustafiz reject offers from CPL

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 08:49pm on July 15, 2020

    Three Bangladeshi players -- ODI captain Tamim Iqbal, T20 captain Mahmudullah and bowling sensation Mustafizur Rahman --recently have turned down offers to play in the...

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    Root returns as WI eye series win

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:55pm on July 15, 2020

    England will hope the return of captain Joe Root proves inspirational in the second Test against the West Indies at Old Trafford starting today. Star...