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Baichung Bhutia


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England vs Australia Test

Edgbaston, Birmingham ,7/29/2015, 15:30 (IST)

Bangladesh vs South Africa Test

Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur ,7/30/2015, 09:00 (IST)


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Ireland vs Netherlands T20

The Village, Malahide, Dublin ,7/25/2015, 18:45 (IST)

Netherlands beat Ireland by 5 wickets

Scotland vs Hong Kong T20

The Village, Malahide, Dublin ,7/25/2015, 14:30 (IST)

Scotland beat Hong Kong by 5 wickets

About Baichung Bhutia


Baichung Bhutia is an Indian footballer who plays as a striker. Bhutia is considered to be the torchbearer of Indian football in the international arena.   He is often nicknamed the Sikkimese Sniper because of his shooting skills in football.Three-time Indian Player of the Year I. M. Vijayan described Bhutia as "God's gift to Indian football".   Bhutia has had four spells at I-League football team East Bengal Club, the club where he started his career. When he signed up to play for the English club Bury in 1999, he became the first Indian footballer to play professional football in Europe.   Afterwards he had a short loan spell at the Malaysian football club Perak FA. As well as this he has played for JCT Mills, which won the league once during his tenure; and Mohun Bagan,   Off the field, Bhutia is known for winning the reality television programme

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