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Former captain Bailey replaces Hohns as Australia’s chief selector

Reuters Former Australia captain George Bailey has been appointed chair of the National Selection Panel, replacing Trevor Hohns who is retiring after two successful stints, Cricket Australia (CA) said on Sunday. Bailey joined the panel in February last year and takes over as chief selector before this year’s Twenty20 World Cup, a home Ashes series […]

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Andrade of Brazil Wins Women’s Vault Gold In Gymnastics

NE Sports Desk With two high-flying vaults that made complicated, gravity-defying moves look simple, Rebeca Andrade won the vault final on Sunday at the Tokyo Games, bringing Brazil its first gold medal ever in women’s gymnastics. Last week in the all-around final, Andrade, 22, won the silver medal, finishing just behind the American Sunisa Lee. […]

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Zverev routs Khachanov to win Olympic tennis gold

AFP, Tokyo Alexander Zverev brushed aside Karen Khachanov in straight sets on Sunday to seal the Olympic men’s singles title and win Germany’s first tennis gold since 1992. The fourth seed, who ended Novak Djokovic’s Golden Grand Slam bid in the semi-finals, produced a dominant display to win 6-3, 6-1 after just 79 minutes on […]

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‘Once-in-a-lifetime’ Maradona World Cup jersey hits auction block

NE Sports Desk A “once-in-a-lifetime” signed jersey worn by late soccer great Diego Maradona in his first-ever World Cup match has hit the auction block, with the potential to fetch a supersized purse equal to his enormous fame. Maradona, who led Argentina to World Cup glory in 1986, is widely considered one of the greatest […]

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Legendary actress Kabori’s death mourned

NE Culture Correspondent Eminent personalities and different social, political and cultural organisations n in the early hours of April 17 expressed deep shock at the death of legendary actor Kabori Sarwar. People expressed their sadness and admiration for this two-time National Film Award winner on social media. Celebrities recalled their larger than life colleague and […]

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‘Shameful’: Cricket world rocked after nation’s ‘darkest day’

NE Sports Desk The cricket world has been rocked after former Zimbabwe national team allrounder and coach Heath Streak was handed an eight-year ban for corruption. Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) chairman Tavengwa Mukuhlani labelled the episode one of the country’s ‘darkest days’ after Streak admitted five breaches of the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) anti-corruption code. Heath, […]

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Ibrahimovic to make acting debut in new Asterix and Obelix film

NE Sports Desk He has already sampled the life of a singer at Italy’s Sanremo music festival, and AC Milan striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic will now turn his hand to acting after being cast in a new Asterix and Obelix film. Reports that the Swede would take a role in ‘Asterix and Obelix: The Silk Road’ […]

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Shakib’s KKR set to be pitted against SRH on Sunday

NE Sports Desk With ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan back in their ranks, Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) will take on SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) in the third match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the MA Chidambaram Stadium on Sunday night. KKR’s hard-hitting all-rounder Andre Russell failed to get going with the bat and that […]

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Akram Khan tests positive for Covid-19

NE Sports Correspondent Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) cricket operations chairman and former Bangladesh captain Akram Khan has tested positive for Covid-19.  He is currently in home isolation. According to Akram’s family, the former skipper was suffering from Covid-19 symptoms for the past few days and hence got himself tested. Akram also told a local media […]