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Dynamites register 2nd consecutive win beating Titans by 105 runs in BPL

-- January 08, 2019 21:32:01

Dhaka Dynamites registered their second consecutive win in the ongoing Bangladesh Premier League (BPL), reports UNB. They beat Khulna Titans by 105 runs on Tuesday at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket S...

Wolves send Liverpool out of FA Cup

-- January 08, 2019 12:39:37

Premier League leaders Liverpool paid the price for fielding a weakened side as they were knocked out in the third round of the FA Cup following a 2-1 defeat by Wolverhampton Wanderers on Monday. T...

India win first ever Test series in Australia

-- January 07, 2019 13:29:20

India ended a 71-year wait for a test series victory in Australia on Monday, their 2-1 triumph finally confirmed when the rain-affected fourth and final test ended in a draw at Sydney Cricket Ground...

Barca go five points clear with nervy win against Getafe

Reuters January 07, 2019 12:44:08

Lionel Messi scored for the seventh time in four La Liga games as champions Barcelona scrapped their way to a hard-fought 2-1 win at Getafe on Sunday that propelled them five points clear at the top o...

Rooney was arrested at US airport for public intoxication

Reuters January 07, 2019 11:19:22

English footballer Wayne Rooney was arrested in December at Dulles Airport outside Washington, DC for public intoxication, local police said on Sunday. Rooney, who has been playing for US football te...

Afridi stars with bat, Comilla beat Sylhet by four wickets

-- January 06, 2019 22:11:38

Comilla Victorians started Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) campaign with style as they beat Sylhet Sixers by four wickets on Sunday at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in the city, reports UNB....

90-year-old cyclist to be stripped of title after failing drugs test

-- January 06, 2019 17:30:43

A 90-year-old American cyclist has been given a public warning for violating anti-doping laws. Carl Grove claimed contaminated meat was the reason he tested positive for epitrenbolone after the US Ma...

Fabregas bids tearful farewell to Chelsea fans

Agencies January 06, 2019 13:35:08

Cesc Fabregas might have played his last game not only for Chelsea but also in English football after bidding the team's fans an emotional farewell near the end of a 2-0 win over Nottingham Forest in...

Ctg stun Rangpur by 3 wickets in BPL opener

-- January 05, 2019 20:04:18

Chittagong Vikings started their Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) T20 campaign with a stunning three-wicket victory over defending champions Rangpur Riders on Saturday. South African all-rounder Robbi...

Spurs put Rovers to the sword

-- January 05, 2019 12:45:19

Tottenham Hotspur’s Fernando Llorente got a hat-trick as they chalked up their record competitive away win with the 7-0 thrashing of fourth-tier Tranmere Rovers in the opening game of the FA Cup...

BPL begins on Saturday

-- January 04, 2019 18:26:37

The sixth edition of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) T20 Powered will begin on Saturday at the Sher-e- Bangla National Cricket Stadium (SBNCS) in the city’s Mirpur. Defending champions Rangpur...

Canadian ‘did the impossible’ by beating Venus

-- January 04, 2019 18:24:09

Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu says she "did the impossible" by beating seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams a day after defeating world number three Caroline Wozniacki. Andreescu, 18, w...

Real falters at Villareal

-- January 04, 2019 17:15:30

Santi Cazorla scored twice as Real Madrid failed to take full advantage of their game in hand on LaLiga leaders Barcelona in a frustrating 2-2 draw at relegation-threatened Villarreal. Los Blancos, b...

City end Liverpool's unbeaten run to reignite title race

-- January 04, 2019 11:59:32

Manchester City reignited the Premier League title race as they ended Liverpool's 20-game unbeaten start to the season to reduce their lead at the top of the table to four points. Pep Guardiola's hos...

Rangpur want to defend title as Khulna hope for good run

-- January 03, 2019 21:00:02

The head coach of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) defending champions Rangpur Riders Tom Moddy said on Thursday his side was ready to defend the title in the upcoming season slated to begin on January...

Man United, Crystal Palace win but Chelsea frustrated by Saints

-- January 03, 2019 20:59:17

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's Manchester United made it four wins out of four in the Premier League on Wednesday, beating Newcastle to close the gap on fourth-placed Chelsea, who were held at home by Southam...

Comilla, Rajshahi, Sylhet get ready for BPL

-- January 02, 2019 21:34:31

Comilla Victorians, Rajshahi Kings and Sylhet Sixers have started gearing up for the sixth edition of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL), reports UNB. The tournament is set to commence from January 05 a...

Family to celebrate Schumacher’s 50th birthday

-- January 02, 2019 18:16:01

The family of seven-time world champion Michael Schumacher say they will celebrate "his victories, his records and his jubilation" as he turns 50 on Thursday. The German suffered serious head injurie...

Spurs, Gunners bounce back with emphatic wins

-- January 02, 2019 13:32:53

Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal both bounced back from demoralising defeats to enjoy wins on New Year's Day, with Spurs cruising to a 3-0 victory at Cardiff and the Gunners beating Fulham 4-1 at the Emi...

Bangladesh, SL fail to get direct entry to T20 WC 2020 Super 12s

-- January 01, 2019 21:19:38

Former champions Sri Lanka and Bangladesh have failed to get direct qualification for the men's T20 World Cup's Super 12s due to their low rankings and will have to fight for a place in a group stage...

Major sports events in 2019

-- January 01, 2019 21:17:40

After an action-packed 2018 which witnessed multi-sport events such as Commonwealth Games, Asian Games and Junior Olympics while the summer extravaganza witnessed the Football World Cup. 2019 has star...

Rumana in ICC Women's T20 Team as first Bangladeshi

-- December 31, 2018 22:23:09

Rumana Ahmed, the Bangladeshi star women cricketer, has been selected for the ICC Women's T20 Team of the Year, reports UNB. Rumana is the first Bangladeshi women to earn this honour. The ICC announc...

Serena, Federer face-off for first time in Hopman Cup

-- December 31, 2018 18:24:04

Tennis greats Roger Federer and Serena Williams will meet on court for the first time at the Hopman Cup on Tuesday when Switzerland face the USA in Perth. They will play in men's and women's singles...

Pogba stars again as Man Utd thump Bournemouth

-- December 31, 2018 11:59:25

Manchester United caretaker manager Solskjaer says he is not solely focused on "attacking football" after the Red Devils scored their 12th goal in three games in a scintillating victory over Bournemou...

Liverpool romp past shambolic Arsenal

-- December 30, 2018 12:03:02

Liverpool extended their lead at the top of the Premier League to an imposing nine points with a devastating attacking dismissal of Arsenal at Anfield - with hat-trick hero Roberto Firmino the inspi...

Scaloni to hold more talks with Messi on Argentina return

-- December 29, 2018 21:10:01

Argentina coach Lionel Scaloni will hold further talks with Lionel Messi over the captain's return to international action. Messi has not featured for his country since the World Cup, where Jorge Sam...

Ronaldo, ‘dramatic’ VAR earns victory for Juventus

-- December 29, 2018 19:58:28

Two goals from Cristiano Ronaldo and a dramatic late VAR call gave Juventus a 2-1 win over Sampdoria on Saturday that extends their lead at the top of Serie A. Having rescued their unbeaten start to...

Shakib in Harsha Bhogle's best ODI XI of 2018

-- December 29, 2018 11:37:36

Bangladesh cricket team Test and T20 sides captain Shakib Al Hasan has been placed in the Harsha Bhogle's best ODI side of year 2018, report agencies. The prominent Indian commentator and analyst pic...

West Ham win at Southampton to move back into top 10

-- December 28, 2018 21:06:43

Felipe Anderson scored twice in six minutes for West Ham to overcome Southampton 2-1 and move into the English Premier League top 10 on Thursday, reports AP. The Brazilian's pair in the second half c...

Serena keen to move on from US Open controversy

-- December 28, 2018 15:05:58

Serena Williams says she wants to "move on to bigger and better things" following her first match back since her controversial US Open final defeat by Naomi Osaka. Williams, 37, was beaten by her s...