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Thousands in Bangladesh capital cheer Argentina World Cup win

By AFP 3 hours ago
DHAKA: As Argentina claimed its decisive 2-0 World Cup victory over Poland, thousands of fans were erupting in celebration on a grassy field in Bangladesh early Thursday.
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Cycling
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Brazilian jiu-jitsu champ Lo shot dead
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Motor Sports
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Mercedes driver Russell wins his maiden F1 Grand Prix
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Cricket
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NHDP Tigers face uphill task in Mirnawan Cup
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