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    Sri Lanka minister offers ICC evidence

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 10:17pm on July 04, 2020

    Sri Lanka’s former sports minister said Saturday he has offered more evidence to cricket’s world governing body that he says shows the 2011 World Cup...

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    BCB plans for U-19 champs on hold

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:15pm on June 29, 2020

    Bangladesh Cricket Board had extensive plans to convert the World Cup winning Under-19 cricketers to future national stars but the COVID-19 pandemic forced the board...

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    'First love' - how 1983 World Cup win triggered cricket obsession in India

    Agence France-Presse. New Delhi | Updated at 10:32am on June 24, 2020

    ‘First love cannot be forgotten,’ is how one member of Kapil Dev's team describes India's debut cricket World Cup win in 1983 -- a victory...

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    Day asks charges to stay positive

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:25pm on June 18, 2020

    Bangladesh national football team coach Jamie Day on Thursday urged his charges to approach their remaining games of the FIFA World Cup 2022 and AFC...

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    Sri Lankan 'sold' 2011 cricket World Cup final: minister

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 03:54pm on June 18, 2020

    Sri Lanka ‘sold’ the 2011 World Cup final to India, the country’s former sports minister said on Thursday, reviving one of cricket’s most explosive match-fixing...

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    Zidane seeks World Cup spirit at Real

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 10:56pm on June 13, 2020

    Zinedine Zidane wants Real Madrid to treat their remaining 11 games in La Liga like a World Cup as they aim to overhaul Barcelona to...

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    ICC still planning for 2020 T20 World Cup in Australia

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:57am on June 11, 2020

    The International Cricket Council said on Wednesday it was still planning for the Twenty20 World Cup to take place in Australia this year but reiterated...

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    Bangladesh get new dates for WC qualifiers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:47am on June 06, 2020

    Bangladesh may play their remaining four matches of the FIFA-AFC joint qualifiers round-two in October and November as the Asian Football Confederation on Friday announced...

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    High Performance pacers excite Bashar

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:55pm on June 03, 2020

    National selector and former Bangladesh captain Habibul Bashar was really excited about the young pacers in High Performance Unit and tipped them to be the...

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    Young Tigers get creative to keep fit

    Samiur Rahman | Updated at 10:46pm on May 31, 2020

    Lack of equipment and resources didn’t stop Bangladesh’s World Cup winning Under-19 cricketers from carrying on their efforts to maintain fitness as the junior Tigers...