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Griezmann glitters as Barca thump Betis

-- August 26, 2019 11:14:25

An Antoine Griezmann double allowed Barcelona to return to winning ways with an emphatic 5-2 La Liga win over Real Betis on Sunday. After the champions were surprisingly beaten 1-0 by Athletic Bilbao...

Liverpool outclass Arsenal

-- August 25, 2019 22:14:26

Mohamed Salah converted a penalty before scoring a sublime solo goal as Liverpool beat Arsenal 3-1 to open up a three-point gap at the top of the Premier League on Saturday, reports AP. After Joel Ma...

Real stumble to draw against Valladolid

-- August 25, 2019 11:44:29

Real Madrid’s early optimism was punctured by an 88th-minute equaliser from Real Valladolid’s Sergi Guardiola as Zinedine Zidane’s side stumbled to a 1-1 draw in their first home gam...

Three young cricketers injured in road accident

-- August 22, 2019 22:21:07

Three members of Bangladesh emerging team playing against Sri Lanka were injured in a road accident on their way to Dhaka from BKSP in Savar on Wednesday evening, reports UNB. Mehedi Hasan Rana, Zaki...

Bayern signs Coutinho on loan with option to buy

-- August 19, 2019 17:48:14

Bayern Munich have signed attacking midfielder Philippe Coutinho from Barcelona on a season-long loan deal which includes an option to buy. Barcelona say the German side will pay 8.5 million euros (&...

BCB calls 35 cricketers to join conditioning camp

-- August 17, 2019 20:49:28

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) called 35 cricketers to join conditioning camp beginning on Monday (August 19) under National Team Strength and Conditioning Coach Mario Villavarayen. Selected players...

BCB appoints Russell Domingo as head coach

-- August 17, 2019 17:39:20

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has named Russell Domingo, a former coach of South Africa, as the head coach of the national team. BCB President Nazmul Hassan announced the decision at a media briefin...

Bilbao stun Barca in La Liga opener

-- August 17, 2019 12:07:15

La Liga champions Barcelona fell to their first opening day defeat of the season in 11 years when they were beaten 1-0 at Athletic Bilbao thanks to a sensational late overhead kick from veteran strike...

Six names in running for India national cricket coach job

-- August 13, 2019 13:45:17

Ravi Shastri, India’s current head coach, and five other candidates have been shortlisted for Team India’s head coach job, news agency PTI reported. Apart from Shastri, who is currently o...

Murray rules out US Open singles after losing to Gasquet

-- August 13, 2019 13:27:25

Former world number one Andy Murray says he will not play singles at the US Open later this month, reports BBC. On Monday Murray played his first singles match since career-saving hip surgery in Janu...

Adventurer finishes 4,000-mile river Yangtze trek in a year

-- August 12, 2019 20:41:17

A Welsh adventurer has become the first person to walk the length of the river Yangtze solo after a year of trekking through China. Ash Dykes, from Old Colwyn, Conwy, began his journey at the sourc...

Serena retires because of injury as Andreescu wins Rogers

-- August 12, 2019 14:07:16

Bianca Andreescu became the first Canadian to win the Rogers Cup in 50 years when Serena Williams retired because of an injury Sunday, reports AP. Andreescu was up 3-1 in the first set when Williams...

Nadal retains Rogers Cup title

-- August 12, 2019 12:05:32

Rafael Nadal retained his Rogers Cup title with a dominant victory over Russia’s Daniil Medvedev, reports BBC. Spaniard Nadal, an 18-time Grand Slam champion, wrapped up a 6-3 6-0 win in one ho...

Gayle first WI player to play 300 one-dayers  

-- August 12, 2019 10:57:39

West Indies opener Chris Gayle on Sunday became the only West Indies cricketer to play 300 One Day Internationals (ODIs) when he took the field to play the second ODI against India at Port of Spain....

Nadal, Medvedev advance to Rogers Cup final

-- August 11, 2019 15:52:24

Top-seeded defending champion Rafael Nadal of Spain advanced to the Rogers Cup final Saturday night when Gael Monfils of France withdrew before their semifinal, reports AP. Nadal will face eighth-see...

Rain forces Gayle to break one but miss another record

-- August 09, 2019 21:46:12

In a rain affected-match, West Indies Opener Chris Gayle registered a new feat in his glorious career by surpassing former West Indies legend Brian Lara who had played 295 ODI games for the Caribbeans...

Brazil’s Jesus gets two-month ban for bad behaviour

-- August 08, 2019 14:11:31

Striker Gabriel Jesus has been suspended from international matches with Brazil for two months because of bad behaviour in the latest Copa América final. The governing body of South American s...

Sharapova, Konta fall as Raonic, Shapovalov advance

-- August 06, 2019 22:06:51

Upsets bookended the Rogers Cup on Monday with Ukrainian teen Dayana Yastremska beating British 13th seed Johanna Konta 6-3 6-2 early on in Toronto before Maria Sharapova fell 4-6 6-3 6-4 to Anett Kon...

Australia win first Ashes Test against England by 251 runs

-- August 05, 2019 21:10:28

BIRMINGHAM, United Kingdom, Aug 05 (Agencies): Australia beat England by 251 runs to win the first Ashes Test at Edgbaston on Monday. England, set a target of 398 to win, collapsed to 146 all out o...

Messi suspended for three months by CONMEBOL

-- August 03, 2019 10:17:16

Argentina's Lionel Messi was banned for three months from international matches and fined $50,000 on Friday after accusing South America's governing body for football of "corruption" during the Copa A...

MU agrees £80m world record deal for defender Maguire

-- August 02, 2019 20:53:07

Manchester United has reached an agreement to sign England centre-back Harry Maguire from Leicester for £80 million - a world-record fee for a defender. The 26-year-old is expected to complete...

Arsenal signs Nicolas Pepe for club record fee

-- August 01, 2019 21:51:20

Arsenal has confirmed the signing of Nicolas Pepe in a £72 million deal. The Ivory Coast international becomes the club’s fourth signing of the transfer window and the deal smashes the cl...

Sri Lanka opt to bat first in the last match

-- July 31, 2019 16:19:01

In the last game of the three-match ODI series against Bangladesh, Sri Lanka won the toss opted to bat first on Wednesday at R. Premadasa Cricket Stadium in Colombo. Bangladesh lost both of the first...

Rangpur Riders rope in Shakib for upcoming season

-- July 31, 2019 15:51:12

Shakib Al Hasan has signed one-year contract with Rangpur Riders to play for them in the upcoming Bangladesh Premier League or BPL season. The all-rounder has left Dhaka Dynamites having led them in...

Perry first cricketer to reach 1000 runs, 100 wickets in T20s

-- July 29, 2019 21:10:34

Australian all-rounder Ellyse Perry on Sunday became the first cricketer (male or female) to reach the milestone of 1000 runs and 100 wickets in T20Is, reports ANI. She displayed an all-round perform...

Bangladesh cricket team’s first captain Shamim Kabir passes away

-- July 29, 2019 19:52:51

Bangladesh National Cricket Team’s first captain and former President of Dhaka Club Ltd Anwarul Kabir Shamim, popularly known as Shamim Kabir, passed away here on Monday. He was 75. Shamim Kabi...

Mushfiq completes 6000 ODI runs

-- July 28, 2019 22:34:01

As the third Bangladeshi batsman after Tamim Iqbal and Shakib Al Hasan, wicketkeeper cum right handed batsman Mushfiqur Rahim completed 6000 runs in ODIs. He needed just eight runs in the 2nd match...

Real calls off Wales Bale's China move

-- July 28, 2019 20:24:42

Gareth Bale's move to China is off after Real Madrid cancelled the deal, with the Wales winger now set to stay at the Spanish club. Bale, 30, had been expected to join Chinese Super League club Jiang...

Tigers win toss, opt to bat first against Sri Lanka

-- July 28, 2019 16:19:30

Tigers won the toss and opted to bat first in the second game of three-match ODI series against Sri Lanka on Sunday at Colombo. Bangladesh made one change to their playing XI as Taijul Islam got the...

Langeveldt, Vettori become pace, spin bowling coaches

-- July 27, 2019 20:41:00

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) appointed Charl Langeveldt of South Africa and Daniel Vettori of New Zealand as the Tigers’ new pace and spin bowling coaches respectively, till ICC Men’s T2...