Spain suspends football president Villar after arrest 

Spain suspends football president Villar after arrest 

Dhaka, Jul 26 (AP/UNB) -One week after his arrest in a corruption probe, Angel Maria Villar's three-decade reign of the Spanish Football Federation came to an end on Tuesday when he was suspended from its presidency.

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Rain ruins 4 matches of Tigresses Challenge Series

Dhaka, Jul 26 (UNB) – The week long persistent rain in the capital ruined the four successive matches of the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) Women’s Wing Challenge Series, involving inRead More...

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All BPL franchises get icon player

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Countrywide Olympic Day Run Friday

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