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France’s poor defending exposed again as Colombia wins 3-2

France’s poor defending exposed again as Colombia wins 3-2

Sports Desk France’s casual defending was exposed again as ruthless Colombia rallied from 2-0 down to win 3-2 in a World Cup warmup on Friday. European Championship runner-up France scored twice inside 26 minutes through striker Olivier Giroud and wide midfielder Thomas Lemar. But poor concentration from goalkeeper Hugo Lloris let Colombia back in two

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Shakib drops to 3 in T20 all-rounder rankings

Sports Desk Previously on March 12, BCB physio had suggested that Shakib’s injury might take some time to heal and that he would be able to return to sports activities in 7-10 days. He had mentioned that being match fit was another thing altogether. However, Shakib returned to action on March 16, without having participated


Shakib: This can be start of a new chapter for us

Bangladesh having lost the Nidahas T20I tri-nation series final to India by four wickets in Colombo Sunday registered their fifth final defeat in a multi-nation tournament. The Tigers till date have played five multi-nation finals – two ODI tri-series, the Asia Cup 2013 ODIs, the Asia Cup 2016 T20Is and the latest in Colombo. And

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Bangladesh to face Sri Lanka in crucial match

Friday’s match will be an acid test for Bangladesh as they face host Sri Lanka in their last crucial league match of Nidahas Trophy T20I tri-nation series to be held tomorrow (Friday) at R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The match kicks off at 7.30 pm (BST). Both Bangladesh and Sri Lanka are looking


Newcastle beats Southampton 3-0 in EPL

Kenedy repaid his loan fee when his double helped Newcastle beat Southampton 3-0 in the English Premier League on Saturday. The Chelsea midfielder struck after just 63 seconds and in the 29th minute to pave the way for a vital victory. Matt Ritchie completed the job 12 minutes into the second half. Newcastle lies 13th


It is one of our best wins:Tamim

Bangladesh denied host Sri Lanka by five wickets with two balls remaining in the 3rd T20I of the tri-nation Nidahas Trophy recording the world’s 4th and the Tigers highest successful run chase at the R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo early Sunday. The Tigers chased down a target of 215 runs for five wickets in 19.4