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Umar Akmal suspended for violating PCB’s anti-corruption code

-- February 20, 2020 15:49:07

The Pakistan Cricket Board has suspended batsman Umar Akmal under its anti-corruption code hours before the start of its premier domestic Twenty20 event in Karachi on Thursday. The PCB did not reveal...

New ODI captain after Zimbabwe series: BCB chief

-- February 19, 2020 19:13:40

Tigers will get a new ODI captain after the Zimbabwe series, Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) President Nazmul Hasan said Wednesday, hinting that this will be Mashrafe Bin Mortaza’s last outing as...

Too early to say whether virus threatens Olympics: WHO

-- February 19, 2020 18:04:36

Despite a virus outbreak spreading from China, a top World Health Organisation official said Tuesday it's much too soon to say whether the Tokyo Olympics are at risk of being cancelled or moved, repor...

Coronavirus outbreak: Bangladesh postpone international archery competition

-- February 18, 2020 18:55:05

Travel restrictions over a coronavirus outbreak in China have forced Bangladesh to postpone an international archery competition scheduled to be held in the last week of February. Kazi Rajib Uddin Ah...

FSIBL wins Bankers Championship Trophy-2020

FE Online Desk February 16, 2020 13:38:07

First Security Islami Bank Ltd won by 18 runs against Islami Bank Bangladesh Ltd at Bankers Championship Trophy-2020 held on February 15 at City Club Ground, Mirpur. First Security Islami Bank Ltd. s...

UEFA bans Man City from Champions League for two seasons

-- February 15, 2020 10:42:51

English Premier League champion Manchester City was banned by UEFA from the Champions League for two seasons on Friday for "serious breaches" of spending rules in a seismic ruling against one of world...

Ronaldo penalty earns Juve crucial draw at Milan

-- February 14, 2020 13:06:07

A stoppage-time Cristiano Ronaldo penalty rescued a 1-1 draw for Juventus at 10-man AC Milan on Thursday in the first leg of their Coppa Italia semi-final. Ante Rebic’s volley gave the hosts a...

World Champions return home

UNB February 12, 2020 18:08:21

The Bangladesh Under-19 team returned home on Wednesday afternoon with the ICC Under-19 World Cup trophy. The ICC U-19 World Champions Bangladesh team landed at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport...

Five players sanctioned after under-19 World Cup final brawl

-- February 11, 2020 13:07:29

Five players have been sanctioned for brawling in the immediate aftermath of Bangladesh’s victory over India in the under-19 World Cup final in South Africa at the weekend, the International Cri...

Public reception for world champs Young Tigers

FE ONLINE DESK February 10, 2020 15:05:59

The government will hold a grand public reception for the under-19 team to celebrate their historic victory over the defending champions India in the world cup finals. Roads, transport and bridges mi...

Bangladesh wins U-19 World Cup

bdnews24.com February 09, 2020 23:08:15

An epic rearguard batting by Akbar Ali has guided Bangladesh to their maiden World Cup title with a three-wicket victory over defending champions India in the final of the under-19 cricket tournament....

U-19 WC Final: Bangladesh restricts India to 177

-- February 09, 2020 18:00:27

Bangladesh has restricted India to a modest total of 177 for all in the final of the ICC Under-19 World Cup at Potchefstroom in South Africa. After winning the toss and opting to bowl on Sunday, the...

It’s my wish to see Messi finish his career at Barcelona: Guardiola

-- February 08, 2020 13:03:57

Pep Guardiola poured cold water on the idea of Manchester City signing Barcelona’s Lionel Messi in the close season on Friday, saying he would prefer the Argentine forward to finish his career a...

Rawalpindi Test: BD tumble for 233 on Day 1

UNB February 07, 2020 19:48:17

Bangladesh tumbled for 233 runs in 82.5 overs while batting first in the first Test of the two-match series against Pakistan that commenced on Friday at Rawalpindi. Mohammad Mithun was the highest sc...

Bangladesh beats NZ, reaches U-19 World Cup final

-- February 06, 2020 21:32:19

Bangladesh reached the final of the U-19 World Cup beating New Zealand by six wickets in the second seminal of the ongoing ICC Under-19 World Cup at Senwes Park in Potchefstroom on Thursday. Chasing...

ICC under-19 World Cup: Bangladesh chasing target of 212 against NZ

-- February 06, 2020 20:08:32

Bangladesh restricted New Zealand to 211 runs for 8 in 50 overs in the 2nd semifinal of the ongoing ICC Under-19 World Cup at Senwes Park in Potchefstroom on Thursday, reports UNB.  If Banglades...

Mushfiq, Imrul fit to play

-- February 05, 2020 00:30:14

Bangladesh wicketkeeper-batsman Mushfiqur Rahim has been passed fit by the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB)'s chief physician Dr Debashis Roy, following a hamstring injury. He will be available for the...

Tamim second Bangladeshi to hit triple century in first class cricket

-- February 02, 2020 14:39:29

Tamim Iqbal has become the second Bangladeshi batsman to score a triple century in first class cricket. The left-handed opener reached the milestone while batting for East Zone against Central Zone...

No objection to tour Pakistan for Test series, says BCB chief

UNB January 29, 2020 20:20:55

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) President Nazmul Hassan Papon has said the security arrangement of Pakistan during the T20 International series was satisfactory and Bangladesh have no objection to tour...

Basketball legend Kobe Bryant dies in helicopter crash

Reuters January 27, 2020 09:55:24

Kobe Bryant, one of the NBA’s all-time greatest players whose international stardom transcended basketball, was killed at age 41 on Sunday (local time) in a helicopter crash near Los Angeles alo...

Olympic football qualifiers moved to Sydney from China

-- January 26, 2020 20:02:14

The Chinese Football Association (CFA) confirmed on Sunday that next month's Tokyo Olympic women's football qualifying matches would be moved from China to Sydney, Australia, amid concerns over the on...

Shakib receives food cooked by PM

UNB January 26, 2020 18:02:50

Country’s top all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan has expressed his joy and surprise through a Facebook post as Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday sent food cooked by herself to the cricket star&rsq...

Bangladesh lose T20 series

-- January 25, 2020 18:43:06

Bangladesh has conceded a huge loss in the second Twenty20 as Pakistan cruised to a comfortable home series victory with fifties by Babar Azam and Mohammad Hafeez. The hosts reached the below-par tar...

Palestine beats Burundi to retain Bangabandhu Gold Cup title

-- January 25, 2020 18:32:16

Palestine retained the title of Bangabandhu Gold Cup International Football tournament beating Burundi by 3-1 goals in the final today at Bangabandhu National Stadium. In the day’s match, Khale...

Bangladesh set 137-run target against Pakistan

-- January 25, 2020 17:16:02

Bangladesh set a 137-run target against Pakistan in the second Twenty20 match of the three-match series against Pakistan being in Lahore's Gaddafi Stadium on Saturday. The visitors are staring at def...

Bangladesh tour of Pakistan: Visitors lose first T20

-- January 24, 2020 18:54:21

A crafty half century by veteran batsman Shoaib Malik has steered Pakistan to a comfortable 5-wicket victory against Bangladesh in the T20 series opener in Lahore on Friday. Chasing a target of 142,...

15-year-old Gauff stuns defending champion Osaka at AO

-- January 24, 2020 18:46:26

American teenager Coco Gauff stunned defending champion Naomi Osaka in straight sets on Friday to reach the fourth round of the Australian Open. The 15-year-old excelled at the Rod Laver Arena and ea...

Tigers post 141 against Pakistan in first T20

-- January 24, 2020 17:08:26

Bangladesh have set Pakistan a target of 142 on the heels of Mohammad Naim's 43 in the T20 series opener in Lahore on Friday. Opting to bat first, the Tigers got off to a bright start with openers Ta...

Bangladesh meet Burundi in semifinal today

-- January 23, 2020 00:20:17

Hosts Bangladesh will face upper-ranked Burundi in the tough second semifinal of the six-team Bangabandhu International Gold Cup on Thursday eyeing a win, reports UNB.   The match will kick...

Federer launches Melbourne campaign with sublime win

-- January 20, 2020 12:46:15

Roger Federer showed no signs of rust from his lack of match practice ahead of the Australian Open as the third seed launched his campaign for a record 21st Grand Slam title by hammering American St...