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Southee, Taylor help NZ whitewash Bangladesh

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DUNEDIN: New Zealand cricketers pose with the trophy as they celebrate their series triumph following the third One-day International against Bangladesh at the University Oval on Wednesday.—AFP   Published in Dawn, on Feb 21st, 2019, DUNEDIN: Tim Southee snared a six-wicket …

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Osaka beaten in first match since Australian Open

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DIFFICULT OPPONENT: The rout, which featured seven breaks of the Osaka serve, took barely an hour, sending Mladenovic into a Wednesday contest with Carla Suarez Navarro. PHOTO: AFP   Published in The Express Tribune, on Feb 20th, 2019, DUBAI: Naomi Osaka stumbled badly …

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PSL to open mid-season trade window

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The window will open for 48 hours, allowing teams to negotiate with each other subject to players’ own consent. Photo: Twitter   Published in Geo, on Feb 19th, 2019, By Faizan Lakhani SHARJAH: Pakistan Super League (PSL) will have a mid-season trade …

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Indonesia submits bid to host 2032 Olympics

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Debby Susanto won bronze at the 2018 Asian Games [Marcelo del Pozo/Reuters]   Published in AlJazeera, on Feb 19th, 2019, Ambassador to Switzerland says the world’s most populous Muslim-majority nation has a ‘strong foundation’ to host games. Indonesia, the world’s most …

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Qatar aims to build $20bn sports industry

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Doha, Qatar. Photo: Wikimedia Commons   Published in Asia Times, on Feb 17th, 2019, By ASIA TIMES STAFF Gulf state, which has become isolated due to regional dispute, plans to achieve its goal by 2022 As it strives to develop new markets …

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