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La Liga: Atletico go second with win over Alaves

-- December 17, 2017 13:43:10

Fernando Torres' first goal in the Spanish league this season gave Atletico Madrid a hard-fought 1-0 win over Alaves on Saturday and lifted the club into second place behind Barcelona. Torres broke t...

Relentless City destroy Spurs 4-1

-- December 17, 2017 11:08:59

Manchester City soared above the fog swirling round the Etihad Stadium to demolish Tottenham Hotspur 4-1 and leave the rest of the Premier League peering into the distance in search of Pep Guardiola&r...

Ronaldo free-kick seals Club World Cup title

-- December 17, 2017 09:41:20

Cristiano Ronaldo expects to continue his "trajectory" and win more trophies at Real Madrid after scoring the winner against Gremio in FIFA Club World Cup final. The Portugal international, 32, curle...

Aussie cricketer adds fuel to BPL spot-fixing rumour

FE Online Desk December 16, 2017 20:29:25

A former Australian cricketer has aired his suspicion about the chances of spot-fixing in the just-concluded Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) T20 tournament. According to a report in the Sydney Mornin...

Smith’s unbeaten 139 moves Australia into strong position

-- December 16, 2017 16:50:31

Australia captain Steve Smith helped himself to another classy century as he punished England’s bowlers Saturday in the third Ashes cricket Test at the WACA, according to AP. Australia was 314...

FIFA suspends Brazilian football president

-- December 16, 2017 16:49:57

Marco Polo del Nero was suspended as president of Brazil’s soccer confederation on Friday, two years after he was indicted in the United States on charges of racketeering conspiracy, wire fraud...

Djokovic aims to kick off new season with win

-- December 16, 2017 14:03:18

Former world No 1 Novak Djokovic is aiming to mark his comeback to on-court action with a win at the 10th edition of the Mubadala World Tennis Championship (MWTC) from December 28-30, according to Gul...

Hafeez visits England to undergo bowling work

-- December 16, 2017 13:43:35

Pakistan all-rounder Muhammad Hafeez has once again flown to England to undergo remedial work on his bowling action after the ICC suspended him for having an illegal action, according to Gulf News. A...

Sri Lanka rest Malinga for India T20s

-- December 16, 2017 12:45:35

Sri Lanka has dropped fast bowler Lasith Malinga from its squad of 15 players for the upcoming three-match Twenty20 series against India. Sri Lanka Cricket said in a statement Friday that it has "res...

Steve Waugh’s son Austin features in Australia’s ICC U-19 WC squad

-- December 15, 2017 21:22:35

 Steve Waugh's son Austin Waugh was included in the Australian U-19 cricket team's 15-man squad for the ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup that will be held in New Zealand next month, reports IANS. Aust...

Afridi takes hat-trick in T10 cricket

-- December 15, 2017 21:21:28

Former Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi bowled his side to victory against Virender Sehwag's team in the inaugural T10 League cricket at Sharjah on Thursday, reports Hindustan Times. Shahid Afridi...

Ashes: England collapse to 403 all out

-- December 15, 2017 11:59:39

Jonny Bairstow made a triumphant return to Perth with a sparkling century before England collapsed with six late wickets to be dismissed for 403 at lunch on day two of the third Ashes test against Aus...

Argentina to be stronger at World Cup: Messi

-- December 14, 2017 16:36:35

Argentina will be a better team at the 2018 World Cup than the one struggled during the South American qualifying tournament, said Al biceleste captain Lionel Messi. The two-time World Cup champions...

Man City set new league record with 15 wins

-- December 14, 2017 13:09:14

Manchester City set a new top-flight record of 15 consecutive wins as their seemingly unstoppable march towards the Premier League title continued with a 4-0 romp at bottom club Swansea City. ...

Madrid reach Club World Cup final

-- December 14, 2017 12:36:18

Gareth Bale came off the bench to score Real Madrid's winning goal with his first touch in their FIFA Club World Cup semi-final against Al Jazira. Bale, 28, scored moments after coming on for only hi...

Mirpur blitz one of my top five knocks - Gayle

-- December 13, 2017 13:05:38

Chris Gayle having his legs slightly apart with the bat over his head in his follow through and watching the ball sail over the long-on fielder was one of the most enduring images of BPL 2017. Gayle'...

Root urges England players to stand up

-- December 13, 2017 12:34:07

England captain Joe Root says it is time for his team to "stand up" in the crucial third Ashes Test in Perth Thursday. Australia lead the series 2-0 and will regain the Ashes if they win at the Waca,...

National Football League roundup

-- December 13, 2017 12:29:15

Kenny Britt is close to getting another shot, and with the defending Super Bowl champions no less. Britt, a veteran wide receiver who was waived by the Cleveland Browns last Friday, visited with the...

Gayle helps Rangpur clinch BPL trophy; It’s Mashrafe’s fourth  

FE Online Report December 12, 2017 22:28:49

Captain-cool Mashrafe Bin Mortaza has lifted the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) trophy for the fourth time as his side Rangpur Riders beat Dhaka Dynamites by 57 runs. The sun shone brightly upon the...

Gayle hits first ever century in BPL final

FE Online Report December 12, 2017 20:11:11

Rangpur Riders' Caribbean opener Chris Gayle has hit the first century in the final of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) history. The dashing West Indian achieved the bfeat on Tuesday against Dhaka Dyn...

Howard intercepts Brady twice as Dolphins beat Pats 27-20

-- December 12, 2017 14:10:13

The Miami Dolphins wore their perfect season uniforms, and for at least one game in 2017, they looked the part.Tom Brady was intercepted twice by Xavien Howard and held without a third-down conversion...

PCB bans Nasir Jamshed for one year in spot-fixing probe

-- December 12, 2017 13:36:41

Former Pakistan opener Nasir Jamshed has been banned for a year for not co-operating with a Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) investigation into spot-fixing. Jamshed, 28, is the fifth player to be dealt w...

Kiwis clean sweep test series against Windies

-- December 12, 2017 11:07:02

New Zealand have recorded a convincing 240 win over West Indies with a day to spare at Seddon Park in Hamilton, wrapping up their two-match test series 2-0. Mitchell Santner took wickets on successiv...

Rangpur reach BPL final

FE Online Report December 11, 2017 21:59:04

Rangpur Riders have reached the final of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) beating Comilla Vikings by 36 runs at Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Dhaka on Monday. After winning the toss and electing t...

UCL knockout round: Favourites face uphill task

-- December 11, 2017 20:06:52

Zinedine Zidane’s men must overcome Paris Saint-Germain if they are to defend their title, while Manchester United have been drawn against Sevilla in the last 16 of the Champions League on Monda...

Manchester derby: Record-breaking City sink United

-- December 11, 2017 12:05:39

Manchester City beat Manchester United 2-1 at Old Trafford to go 11 points clear at the top of the Premier League on Sunday while Liverpool and Everton drew 1-1 in a snowswept Merseyside derby at Anfi...

Barca restore five-point lead beating Villarreal

-- December 11, 2017 11:32:51

Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi scored as leaders Barcelona regained their five-point lead at the top of La Liga by beating 10-man Villarreal. Barca were facing a third successive league game without a...

Super-Sub Giroud rescues point for Arsenal

-- December 10, 2017 21:26:56

Olivier Giroud proved to be Arsenal's super-sub once again as he rescued a 1-1 draw two minutes from time at Southampton. Charlie Austin fired an early opener for Mauricio Pellegrino's hosts –...

SL seamers toy with ‘Kohli-less’ India

FE Online Desk December 10, 2017 20:59:58

Sri Lanka's seamers, led by Suranga Lakmal, used swinging and seaming conditions in Dharamsala to rip through a tentative India batting line-up for 112, setting up a seven-wicket rout. When Lakmal fi...

Shakib new Test captain, Mahmudullah deputy

-- December 10, 2017 18:43:02

The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has appointed all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan as the skipper for the Test squad. The decision to replace Mushfiqur Rahim with Shakib was made on Sunday. According to b...