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Bishoo looks to tame Pakistan in pink-ball Test

SHARJAH: West Indian leg-spinner Devendra Bishoo says the novelty of using a pink ball can help bamboozle Pakistan’s batsmen when the teams meet in Asia’s first day-night Test in Dubai from Thursday. Bishoo warmed up for the landmark Test by taking 5-107 in a 36-over workout to help the West ...

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‘Messi deserves to retire as world champion’

MADRID: Argentina coach Edgardo Bauza believes Lionel Messi deserves to retire from international football in style as a World Cup winner. Messi flirted with the notion of quitting playing for his country after three successive final heartbreaks, to Germany in the 2014 World Cup and to Chile in the Copa ...

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Ethiopia blames foreign groups for violence

The Ethiopian government has accused elements based in other countries of stoking violence in Ethiopia. Ethiopian government spokesman Getachew Reda told reporters on Monday that elements causing the recent violence in the country were being armed, trained and funded by groups in Eritrea, Egypt and other states. The Ethiopian government ...

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Taliban attack capital of Afghanistan’s Helmand Province

Taliban militants have reportedly entered the capital of Afghanistan’s southern province of Helmand after launching a large-scale attack in the area. The militants attacked security checkpoints inside the city of Lashkargah on Monday, said the Interior Ministry spokesman, Sediq Sediqq. Sediqq said the country’s security forces “will soon push them ...

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