Champions Trophy 9th Match: Shakib, Mahmudullah end New Zealand’s Champions Trophy campaign

Shakib (left) struck his seventh ODI century, while Mahmudullah scored his third

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Bangladesh looked dead in the water at 33/4, but hundreds from Shakib Al Hasan and Mahmudullah scripted a miraculous five-wicket win that resulted in New Zealand being eliminated from the Champions Trophy.

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ICC clarifies Perera’s dope test date

Perera's sample that tested positive was taken on October 12

Perera’s sample that tested positive was taken on October 12

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The International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced that Sri Lanka batsman Kusal Perera’s dope test sample that tested positive for a banned substance was taken on October 12 and not during the Pakistan series in June and July, as a statement from Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) recently said.

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