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    Bangladesh, Afghanistan continue tussle over venue

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:20pm on February 24, 2021

    The Asian Football Confederation on Wednesday asked the Bangladesh Football Federation and Afghanistan Football Association to come to an understanding about the venue of their...

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    Bangladesh likely to miss all three home games

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:31pm on February 19, 2021

    Bangladesh is at risk of missing out from three home games of the FIFA World Cup 2022 and AFC Asian Cup 2023 joint qualifiers as...

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    Argentina’s WC winner Luque dies of heart attack

    Agence France-Presse .Buenos Aires | Updated at 05:45pm on February 16, 2021

    Argentina World Cup winner Leopoldo Luque died on Monday of a heart attack while he was receiving treatment for Covid-19, hospital sources said. Luque, who...

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    Tamim promises no let up

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:23pm on January 24, 2021

    Bangladesh one-day international captain Tamim Iqbal promises that his side will not go easy against West Indies in the final ODI despite already clinching the...

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    West Indies eye 10 points

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:28pm on January 23, 2021

    West Indies is still hopeful about earning a win worth 10 points in the World cup Super League when they face Bangladesh in the third...

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    Junior Tigers hit six and get out

    Samiur Rahman | Updated at 11:33pm on December 27, 2020

    The year 2020 began with the highest of highs but quickly descended to a long period of lull for Bangladesh’s Under-19 cricketers who after lifting...

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    Women’s cricket team to get WC winning coach

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:31pm on December 26, 2020

    Former head coach of the England women’s cricket team Mark Robinson is set to take charge of the Bangladesh national women’s cricket team for two...

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    Paolo Rossi's home burgled during funeral

    Agence France-Presse . Milan | Updated at 04:50pm on December 13, 2020

    The home of Italy's 1982 World Cup hero Paolo Rossi in the Tuscan countryside was burgled Saturday during his funeral service. Italian news agency AGI...

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    'Ciao Paolo': Last farewell for Italy's WC hero Rossi

    Agence France-Presse . Vicenza | Updated at 08:10pm on December 12, 2020

    Hundreds gathered to bid farewall to Italy's 1982 World Cup hero Paolo Rossi during an emotional funeral ceremony in Vicenza Cathedral on Saturday. Rossi's World...

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    From bribery ban to Ballon d'Or: Paolo Rossi's highs and lows

    Agence France-Presse . Rome | Updated at 04:53pm on December 10, 2020

    Football is mourning the death of Paolo Rossi, the prolific striker whose goals led the Azzurri to World Cup glory in 1982. Here are the...