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Veteran coach Nazmul resigns from BCB

-- September 17, 2019 14:58:44

Veteran cricket coach Nazmul Abedeen Fahim resigned from his post at Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) citing personal reason.  Nazmul joined BCB in October 2005. Since the last 14 years, he had be...

Archery team return home

-- September 16, 2019 17:32:27

The Bangladesh archery team returned home on Monday afternoon after taking part in the Asia Cup Archery: Stage 3 that concluded recently in Philippines. State Minister for Youth and Sports Zahid Ahsa...

Two new faces in Bangladesh T20 squad

-- September 16, 2019 12:11:48

Bangladesh have included two new faces — Mohammed Naim Sheikh, Aminul Islam Biplob — in their T20 squad for the ongoing tri-nation series. Rubel Hossain and Shafiul Islam and Nazmul Hossa...

Afghanistan beats BD by 25 runs

-- September 15, 2019 22:27:27

Bangladesh have conceded a 25-run defeat to Afghanistan in the third T20 of the tri-nation series after losing a one-off Test match, reports bdnews24.com. Mujeeb Ur Rahman’s 4-wicket haul helpe...

Tigers to chase 165 runs against Afghanistan

-- September 15, 2019 20:34:11

Afghanistan set a target of 165 runs for Bangladesh in their second match of T20 tri-nation series at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Dhaka on Sunday. According to bdnews24.com, Bangladesh...

Afghanistan win toss, opt to bat first against Bangladesh

UNB September 15, 2019 18:44:05

Afghanistan won the toss against Bangladesh and opted to bat first in their second game of the ongoing Tri-series T20 on Sunday at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium. Afghanistan have made no cha...

16-year-old Fati leads Barca thrashing of Valencia

-- September 15, 2019 14:16:02

Barcelona’s 16-year-old forward Ansu Fati continued his explosive start to life in the first team by scoring and providing an assist as the La Liga champions thrashed Valencia 5-2 on Saturday (l...

Bangladesh lose nail-biting final against India

UNB September 14, 2019 20:12:23

Bangladesh Youth Cricket team narrowly missed their maiden Asia Cup U-19 Cricket title losing to India by five runs in the nail-biting final at the R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo on Saturday. This is...

Afif’s fifty leads Bangladesh to improbable win over Zimbabwe

-- September 14, 2019 10:21:04

Afif Hossain’s maiden half-century in his second Twenty20 International has propelled Bangladesh to a hard-fought 3-wicket win over Zimbabwe in the tri-nation series opener. The 19-year-old sma...

Bangladesh win toss, choose to field first against Zimbabwe

-- September 13, 2019 20:23:27

Bangladesh have won the toss and opted to bat first in the Tri-nation T20 series opener, delayed and shortened by rains, against Zimbabwe on Friday at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium. The matc...

Bangladesh's Ruman Shana clinches gold in Asia Cup Archery

-- September 13, 2019 14:41:30

Bangladeshi archer Ruman Shana has clinched the gold medal in the men's singles recurve category at the Asia Cup-World Ranking Tournament (Stage 3). The veteran marksman defeated China's Zhenqi Shi b...

BPL T20 to be named 'Bangabandhu BPL'

-- September 11, 2019 22:27:52

The upcoming Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) season will be named 'Bangabandhu BPL' to be organised by the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB), reports agencies. As a result, there will be no franchisee f...

BD women's hockey team clinch first victory in int’l match

-- September 11, 2019 16:58:59

Bangladesh Women’s Juniors Hockey team registered their first win in an international match on Tuesday when they beat Sri Lanka by 2-0 goals in Singapore, reports UNB.  The teams faced eac...

Argentina hammer Mexico 4-0 thanks to Martinez hat-trick

-- September 11, 2019 13:32:54

Lautaro Martinez netted a hat-trick in just 40 minutes as Argentina blitzed Mexico 4-0 win in a friendly in San Antonio on Tuesday. The Internazionale striker took advantage of shocking defending to...

Pakistan minister blames India for Sri Lanka players’ tour boycott

-- September 10, 2019 20:02:06

A Pakistan Minister on Tuesday made an outrageous claim after 10 Sri Lankan players decided to opt out of an upcoming Pakistan tour. Science and Technology Minister Fawad Hussain Chaudhry said India t...

Four national players included in BCB XI to face Zimbabwe

-- September 10, 2019 19:41:00

Four national players have been included in the BCB XI to face Zimbabwe in the lone practice game on Wednesday at Khan Shaheb Osman Ali Stadium in Fatullah, reports UNB. Along with some young lads wh...

Asia Cup Archery: Shana clinches silver in qualification round

-- September 10, 2019 18:06:37

Bangladeshi archer Mohammad Ruman Shana clinched silver in the qualification round of men’s Recurve singles at the ongoing Asia Cup-World Ranking Archery Tournament (Stage-3) at the Clark City i...

Ex-England captains Strauss, Boycott receive knighthoods

-- September 10, 2019 15:52:38

Former England cricket captains Andrew Strauss and Geoffrey Boycott have been given knighthoods in former Prime Minister Theresa May’s resignation honours list, reports AP. The two opening bats...

10 top Lankan cricketers opt out of Pak tour

-- September 10, 2019 15:39:59

Ten top Sri Lanka cricketers opted out of a tour to Pakistan this month citing security concerns, reports AP. Players picked in a preliminary squad were summoned for a discussion before the final squ...

BCB announces 13-member T20 squad

-- September 10, 2019 13:25:12

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Monday announced a 13-member T20 squad for first two matches of the upcoming Tri-nation T20 series also involving Afghanistan and Zimbabwe, reports UNB. In the just-...

B’desh suffer defeat against hosts S’pore in Women’s AHF Cup

-- September 10, 2019 13:16:44

Bangladesh Women’s Juniors Hockey team suffered a 0-3 goals defeat against hosts Singapore in their opening match of the six-nation Women’s Juniors (U-21) AHF Cup Hockey Qualifiers in the...

Nadal wins 19th Grand Slam title

-- September 09, 2019 20:58:07

Rafael Nadal won his 19th Grand Slam title after holding off Russian Daniil Medvedev's exhilarating fightback in one of the greatest US Open finals. Spain's Nadal, 33, won 7-5 6-3 5-7 4-6 6-4 against...

Afghan cricketers get historic win against Bangladesh

-- September 09, 2019 19:14:06

Afghanistan have overcome the elements to seal an emphatic 224-run win against Bangladesh in the one-off Test match in Chattogram. As rain threatened to wash out the final day, the Afghans were given...

Andreescu stuns Williams to win US Open

-- September 08, 2019 13:52:38

Teenager Bianca Andreescu stunned Serena Williams in a gripping US Open final to claim a first Grand Slam title and deny the American a 24th major. Williams, 37, did not cope with the 19-year-old's q...

Williams dismantles Svitolina to reach US Open final

Reuters September 06, 2019 16:07:06

A rampaging Serena Williams moved to the brink of a record equalling 24th career Grand Slam title on Thursday storming past Elina Svitolina 6-3 6-1 to book her spot in the US Open final. Since return...

Afghanistan post challenging 342 in first innings

-- September 06, 2019 12:39:39

Resuming the overnight score 271 for five, Afghanistan ended their first innings at 342 all-out in 117 overs on Friday at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chattogram. This is Afghanistan’s high...

Tigresses qualify for 2020 T20 World Cup for 4th time

-- September 05, 2019 21:24:28

Bangladesh Women's Cricket team have qualified for the ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020 in Australia as they reached the final of the ICC Women's T20 World Cup Qualifiers, reports UNB. They beat Irelan...

Nadal powers past Schwartzman to reach semis

-- September 05, 2019 11:42:31

Diego Schwartzman may have been the smallest player in 25 years to reach the US Open quarter-finals but gave Rafa Nadal a big fight and forced the Spaniard to grind out a 6-4 7-5 6-2 win on Wednesday...

Bangladesh bowl first in one-off Test against Afghanistan

-- September 05, 2019 10:59:48

Afghanistan have won the toss and opted to bat first in the one-off Test match against Bangladesh in Chattogram. Bangladesh are playing without a recognised seamer on a wicket that is expected to fav...

Tigers eye victory as they take on Afghanistan in one-off Test today

-- September 04, 2019 22:02:11

Tigers are set to face a new Test foe as the one-off Test against Afghanistan begins today (Thursday) at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chattogram, reports UNB. It will be Bangladesh's 115th Test a...