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Sri Lanka to host Asia Cup in UAE

Sri Lanka to host Asia Cup in UAE

-- 2022-07-28 18:37:17

After much speculation, the Asian Cricket Council finally confirmed that the ACC Asia Cup will be hosted by Sri Lanka Cricket in the UAE. It means, the Lankan cricket board remained the official orga...

Luis Suarez returns to boyhood Uruguayan club Nacional

Luis Suarez returns to boyhood Uruguayan club Nacional

-- 2022-07-28 17:30:18

Former Liverpool and Barcelona forward Luis Suarez has re-joined Uruguayan team Nacional on a free transfer, returning to the Montevideo-based club after 16 years in Europe. The 35-year-old, who left...

Stopgap Sohan waits for Shakib

Stopgap Sohan waits for Shakib

Neel Rahman 2022-07-28 13:18:52

Nurul Hasan Sohan’s appointment as the new skipper of the Bangladesh national T20I team did not come as a surprise, especially after Mahmudullah Riyad’s downhill performances for about a y...

US envoy visits Bangla Trac Cricket Academy

US envoy visits Bangla Trac Cricket Academy

FE ONLINE DESK 2022-07-27 17:15:52

US Ambassador Peter Haas has visited Bangla Trac Cricket Academy, one of the largest private cricket academies in the country, in Rajshahi. The non-profit academy has been built to make professiona...

The World Test Championship: A blessing for Test cricket

The World Test Championship: A blessing for Test cricket

Shajedul Rahin 2022-07-27 16:15:34

A new term ‘Bazball’ has recently been included in the dictionary of cricket as England has taken Test cricket to a whole new level, scoring with aggressive intent and chasing mammoth tota...

Bangladesh T20I team leaves Dhaka for Zimbabwe

Bangladesh T20I team leaves Dhaka for Zimbabwe

-- 2022-07-26 21:23:47

Bangladesh T20I team is set to leave Dhaka on Tuesday night for Zimbabwe where they will play a three-match series against the hosts. Earlier on Monday night, a five-member team left Dhaka for Zimbab...

Pogba out of Barcelona friendly due to knee injury

Pogba out of Barcelona friendly due to knee injury

-- 2022-07-26 20:06:37

Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba has suffered a knee injury and has been ruled out of Tuesday's friendly against Barcelona in Dallas, Texas, the Serie A club said on Monday. The Turin-based club did no...

What are Liverpool's attacking options next season without Mane and Firmino?

What are Liverpool's attacking options next season without Mane and Firmino?

Rassiq Aziz Kabir 2022-07-26 17:02:01

Liverpool lost Sadio Mane to Bayern Munich this summer. Mane has been one of the most instrumental players for Klopp’s team ever since the 2015-16 season when he was signed from Southampton.&nbs...

Can BCB be patient enough to stick to the change?

Can BCB be patient enough to stick to the change?

Ahnaf Wazed Khan 2022-07-25 17:35:59

The decision of making Nurul Hasan Sohan the captain of the national T20 team has gained a lot of praise. It indicates that the team management is looking towards the future, something which they are...

Brazil coach excited by rise of young footballers ahead of World Cup

Brazil coach excited by rise of young footballers ahead of World Cup

-- 2022-07-24 20:17:06

Brazil manager Tite is excited by the rise of the young players who surged to stardom in European football last season and will be available for the national team in November when his side bid to win...

Fearless playing boosts possibility of achieving positive outcome, says T20 captain

Fearless playing boosts possibility of achieving positive outcome, says T20 captain

-- 2022-07-24 19:55:20

Bangladesh’s T20 captain for the Zimbabwe tour, Nurul Hasan Sohan, wants his teammates to celebrate one another’s successes and develop camaraderie in lifting the spirits of the Tigers. T...

A useless series win made worse

A useless series win made worse

Neel Rahman 2022-07-23 16:22:11

Bangladesh indeed managed to assert their dominance over West Indies in the ODI series, winning it 3-0 after being thumped in both Tests and T20Is. This was expected as they have a clear game plan fo...

Nurul Hasan Sohan named Bangladesh's T20I captain for Zimbabwe tour

Nurul Hasan Sohan named Bangladesh's T20I captain for Zimbabwe tour

-- 2022-07-22 20:12:27

Wicketkeeper batter Nurul Hasan Sohan was named as the captain of Bangladesh for the T20I format for the upcoming Zimbabwe tour, according to the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB). He will lead the team...

Mane beats Salah, Mendy to win African Player of the Year award

Mane beats Salah, Mendy to win African Player of the Year award

-- 2022-07-22 18:54:10

Bayern Munich's Sadio Mane was named African Footballer of Year on Thursday after a season in which he kicked the winning penalty for Senegal as they claimed their first Africa Cup of Nations title an...

Asia Cup moved to UAE from Sri Lanka: Ganguly

Asia Cup moved to UAE from Sri Lanka: Ganguly

-- 2022-07-22 18:05:51

The Asia Cup 2022 has been shifted from Sri Lanka to the UAE, according to Sourav Ganguly, president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India. The deepening economic and political crisis in the i...

Stokes’ retirement: A song to deaf ears

Stokes’ retirement: A song to deaf ears

Neel Rahman 2022-07-21 18:29:08

Ben Stokes, England’s hero at Lord’s in the 2019 World Cup final, has retired from One-Day Internationals. But that’s not news anymore. Rather, the discussion that ensued from it is...

Barcelona's new-look attack is as good as it can be

Barcelona's new-look attack is as good as it can be

Rassiq Aziz Kabir 2022-07-20 17:14:37

Barcelona have been in a state of turmoil for the last couple of seasons. Disastrous performances in top competitions, along with the departure of Lionel Messi and the financial debacle of the club th...

BCB to introduce regional cricket bodies

BCB to introduce regional cricket bodies

-- 2022-07-19 17:55:26

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) is all set to introduce regional cricket bodies, BCB President Nazmul Hasan Papon said after the annual general meeting of the board on Tuesday in Dhaka. BCB was trying...

Rare dismissals in the game of cricket

Rare dismissals in the game of cricket

Aniruddha Bhowmik 2022-07-19 14:28:41

Rare dismissals in the game of cricket. In cricket, the fielding side finding the better of the batting side thus leading to the dismissal of the batter is a crucial event that the game is based upon...

Here's why Matthijs de Ligt to Bayern Munich is a top signing

Here's why Matthijs de Ligt to Bayern Munich is a top signing

Rassiq Aziz Kabir 2022-07-18 18:59:06

Bayern Munich, after being heavily criticised by fans for being the misers among the top clubs of Europe, seems to be trying hard to shake that reputation off with two world-class transfers.  Af...

England all-rounder Ben Stokes to retire from international one-day cricket

England all-rounder Ben Stokes to retire from international one-day cricket

-- 2022-07-18 18:10:38

England's Ben Stokes will retire from one-day international (ODI) cricket after Tuesday's series opener against South Africa in Durham. The 31-year-old, who made his debut against Ireland in 2011, ha...

Dybala set to join Roma on free transfer

Dybala set to join Roma on free transfer

-- 2022-07-18 18:09:54

Argentina international forward Paulo Dybala has agreed to a deal in principle to sign for Serie A side AS Roma on a free transfer following his departure from Juventus, a source close to the club tol...

The Ten Hag way

The Ten Hag way

Mansurul Kafi 2022-07-17 17:03:41

Other than the appointment of Erik Ten Hag, Manchester United fans have little to be excited about after the disastrous 21/22 season.  They were unable to get close to winning any silverware and...

Tamim Iqbal retires from T20 Internationals

Tamim Iqbal retires from T20 Internationals

-- 2022-07-17 08:56:32

The most successful opener in Bangladesh cricket and One-Day International skipper Tamim Iqbal has announced his retirement from Twenty20 Internationals as the Tigers and fans are celebrating their...

Lewandowski set to join Barca after verbal agreement with Bayern

Lewandowski set to join Barca after verbal agreement with Bayern

-- 2022-07-16 20:36:04

Poland striker Robert Lewandowski is set to join Barcelona after Bayern Munich reached a verbal agreement with the LaLiga side on a transfer, the Bundesliga champions said on Saturday.The 33-year-ol...

Bangladesh win toss, bowl first in third ODI against West Indies

Bangladesh win toss, bowl first in third ODI against West Indies

-- 2022-07-16 19:47:56

Bangladesh won the toss and decided to bowl first in the third and final ODI of the three-match series against hosts West Indies at Guyana Saturday. Bangladesh did not include Anamul Haque Bijoy in t...

Tigers heading for another T20 World Cup disaster

Tigers heading for another T20 World Cup disaster

Neel Rahman 2022-07-16 18:07:01

Bangladesh have lost yet another T20 International series, and it seems like they just can’t get out of the cycle of disasters in this format at the moment. The two defeats in the Caribbeans to...

Barca reaches deal with MU for reluctant De Jong

Barca reaches deal with MU for reluctant De Jong

-- 2022-07-14 20:02:01

Barcelona has reached an agreement with Manchester United for the potential transfer of Netherlands midfielder Frenkie de Jong, who would still need to approve the move, a person at the Spanish club w...

ICC bans Bangladeshi cricketer Shohidul for 10 months for dope test failure

ICC bans Bangladeshi cricketer Shohidul for 10 months for dope test failure

-- 2022-07-14 19:08:39

International Cricket Council (ICC) has suspended Bangladeshi cricketer Shohidul Islam from all forms of cricket for 10 months after failing a dope test. Shohidul pleaded guilty to breaching Article...

Four senior cricketers may retire after 2023 World Cup, says Tamim

Four senior cricketers may retire after 2023 World Cup, says Tamim

-- 2022-07-14 15:25:05

Bangladesh One-Day International cricket captain Tamim Iqbal says he and three other senior players -- Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim and Mahmudullah Riyad -- may quit cricket after the end of the I...