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Mushfiqur, Mosaddek put Vikings on top in BPL

-- January 23, 2019 21:45:03

A captain's knock of 64 runs by Mushfiqur Rahim helped Chittagong Vikings take solo lead in the Bangladesh Premier League points table beating Rajshahi Kings by six wickets at the Sher-e-Bangla Nation...

Hales, Gayle, Farhad help Riders beat Titans in BPL

-- January 22, 2019 22:08:05

Fifties from Alex Hales and Chris Gayle helped Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) defending champions Rangpur Riders beat Khulna Titans by six wickets on Tuesday at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium...

Ronaldo accepts €18.8m fine for tax evasion

-- January 22, 2019 17:13:55

Football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has cut a deal with a court in Madrid over tax evasion charges, accepting an €18.8m fine. A huge media presence met the player outside the court, after a jud...

Tsitsipas continues dream run to reach AO semis

-- January 22, 2019 12:26:48

Stefanos Tsitsipas beat Spain's Roberto Bautista Agut in four sets on Tuesday to continue his superb run in Melbourne and reach the Australian Open (AO) semi-finals. At 20 years and 168 days, Tsitsip...

Rabbi, Evans star as Kings beat Victorians in BPL

-- January 21, 2019 21:22:38

Rajshahi Kings earned their fourth win of the ongoing Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) on Monday beating former champions Comilla Victorians by 38 runs at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in the...

Serena knocks out top seed Halep

-- January 21, 2019 19:14:23

Serena Williams outlined why she is the favourite to win the Australian Open with a 6-1 4-6 6-4 win over top seed Simona Halep in a high-quality last-16 match on Monday. The 37-year-old American dism...

Messi comes off bench to inspire Barca win

-- January 21, 2019 19:08:23

Lionel Messi came off the bench to inspire La Liga leaders Barcelona to victory over Leganes on Sunday. Ousmane Dembele fired in to give the champions a first-half lead before Martin Braithwaite, on...

Ruthless Raonic sends Zverev packing in straight sets

-- January 21, 2019 12:37:20

Big-serving Milos Raonic eased into the Australian Open quarter-finals with a surprisingly one-sided 6-1 6-1 7-6(5) victory over frustrated fourth seed Alexander Zverev, who smashed his racket to a pu...

Salah brace helps 10-man Liverpool avoid defeat

-- January 20, 2019 19:13:06

Mohamed Salah scored twice - including his 50th Premier League goal - as Liverpool survived a scare by coming from behind to defeat a resolute Crystal Palace in a seven-goal thriller at Anfield on Sat...

AO bids bye to four Grand Slam champs on Sunday

FE Online Desk   January 20, 2019 18:58:49

Four Grand Slam champions- Roger Federer, Marin Cilic, Maria Sharapova and Angelique Kerber were knocked out on Sunday in the round of 16 at the Australian Open (AO). Wimbledon champion Angelique Ker...

Nadal blows Berdych away to reach Aussie Open quarters

-- January 20, 2019 13:42:58

Rafa Nadal routed Tomas Berdych 6-0 6-1 7-6(4) in a centre court masterclass to charge into the quarter-finals of the Australian Open on Sunday. The 2009 champion was relentless at Rod Laver Arena, c...

Riders register record win over Sixers in BPL

-- January 19, 2019 20:43:17

Rangpur Riders, the defending champions of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL), beat Sylhet Sixers by four wickets on Saturday, chasing the highest total of the season, reports UNB.Sylhet posted 194/4 in...

Top seed Halep beats Venus, faces Serena next

-- January 19, 2019 17:38:39

Top seed Simona Halep set up a highly anticipated Australian Open last-16 tie against Serena Williams by beating the American's older sister Venus on Saturday. The 27-year-old Romanian eased to a 6-2...

Former champ Sharapova knocks out defending champ Wozniacki

-- January 18, 2019 18:16:19

Defending champion Caroline Wozniacki was knocked out of the Australian Open as five-time Grand Slam winner Maria Sharapova provided a reminder of her ability with a three-set win. Russia's Sharapova...

Barca overturn deficit to advance in Copa del Rey

-- January 18, 2019 12:01:40

Barcelona overturned a 2-1 first-leg deficit on Thursday to beat Levante 4-2 and reach the quarter-finals of the Copa del Rey. Two fortuitous Ousmane Dembele goals in the first half put Barcelona - c...

Federer breezes past Fritz at Australian Open

-- January 18, 2019 10:46:05

Roger Federer celebrated his 100th match at the Australian Open on Friday by giving young American Taylor Fritz a centre court schooling to reach the last 16. Six-times champion Federer was in devast...

Djokovic beats Tsonga in straight set

-- January 17, 2019 20:05:51

World number one Novak Djokovic reached the Australian Open third round with a straight-set win over Jo-Wilfried Tsonga. The six-time champion in Melbourne beat the 33-year-old Frenchman 6-3 7-5 6-4,...

Serena breeze past Bouchard in second round

-- January 17, 2019 17:48:11

Serena Williams swatted aside Canada's Eugenie Bouchard in straight sets to continue her quest for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title at the Australian Open. The American 16th seed made a rapid...

Juventus win Supercoppa Italiana thanks to Ronaldo header

Agencies January 17, 2019 13:09:46

Cristiano Ronaldo's header was enough for Juventus to beat AC Milan and claim a record eighth Supercoppa Italiana (Italian Super Cup) in a game played in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia on Wednesday night. The...

Girona knock Atletico out of Copa del Rey

-- January 17, 2019 12:26:20

Atletico Madrid crashed out of the Copa del Rey to Girona on Wednesday following a highly thrilling 3-3 draw at home to the Catalan side, who sneaked through to the quarter-finals on away goals after...

King's Sunny shines with ball as Dynamites taste first loss

-- January 16, 2019 23:43:18

Rajshahi Kings beat Dhaka Dynamites by 20 runs in Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) at Sylhet International Cricket Stadium in Sylhet on Wednesday, reports UNB. Left-arm spinner Arafat Sunny helped Raj...

Federer battles into Australian Open third round

-- January 16, 2019 13:14:06

Double defending champion Roger Federer weathered a stern test from the impressive Dan Evans but wore down the British qualifier 7-6(5) 7-6(3) 6-3 to reach the third round of the Australian Open on We...

Taijul, Junaid star with ball as Titans register first win in BPL

-- January 15, 2019 22:05:29

Khulna Titans' losing streak finally ended after they beat Rajshahi Kings by 25 runs in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) at Sylhet International Stadium in Sylhet on Tuesday, reports UNB. Taijul I...

Serena storms thru’ to second round

-- January 15, 2019 17:47:57

Serena Williams stormed into the Australian Open second round as she began her bid for a 24th Grand Slam title with a win over Tatjana Maria. The 37-year-old American, whose 23rd major title came in...

Murray loses his possibly last match in five sets

-- January 14, 2019 18:50:24

Andy Murray produced a superb fightback on Monday in what might have been his final match but eventually lost in five sets to Roberto Bautista Agut in the Australian Open first round. The Briton, who...

Messi nets 400th league goal in Barca win

-- January 14, 2019 11:45:55

Lionel Messi became the first man to score 400 La Liga goals as Barcelona eased to a 3-0 win at home to Eibar on Sunday which kept the Catalans five points clear at the top of the standings at the hal...

Mustafiz defends 9 runs in final over to stun Riders

-- January 13, 2019 21:27:24

Cutter master Mustafizur Rahman defended nine runs in the final over to win the game by five runs for his team Rajshahi Kings against Rangpur Riders in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) on Sunday, r...

Atleti close gap at top

-- January 13, 2019 20:05:28

Antoine Griezmann scored for the fifth LaLiga match in succession as Atletico Madrid edged closer to leaders Barcelona with a 1-0 victory over Levante. France international Griezmann slammed home a s...

West Ham teenager Rice sinks Arsenal

-- January 12, 2019 20:32:49

A superb finish by West Ham midfielder Declan Rice - the 19-year-old's first Premier League goal - earned his side a fine win and dented Arsenal's top-four ambitions on Saturday. Rice beat Bernd Leno...

BCCI suspends two cricketers over TV show comments

-- January 12, 2019 12:07:02

Indian all-rounder Hardik Pandya and opener KL Rahul have been suspended from all forms of cricket pending an inquiry into what officials described as controversial comments on an India-based televisi...