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Icardi treble guides Inter to derby win

BBC October 16, 2017 13:12:03

Captain Mauro Icardi scored a 90th-minute winner from a controversially awarded penalty to complete his hat-trick and give Inter victory in a thrilling Milan derby. The Argentine kept his cool to slo...

Indonesian Goalkeeper dies tragically after collision

BBC October 16, 2017 12:01:19

A goalkeeper in Indonesia's top division has died after colliding with a team-mate during a league match. Choirul Huda, 38, was rushed to hospital on Sunday but pronounced dead shortly after arriving...

Tigers set target of 279

FE Online Report October 15, 2017 17:51:56

Bangladesh scored 278 for the loss of 7 wickets in 50 overs in the first ODI against South Africa at Diamond Oval, Kimberly on Sunday. After winning the toss and electing to bat first, Bangladesh got...

Shakib Al Hasan touches another milestone

-- October 15, 2017 17:45:23

Bangladesh's Shakib Al Hasan reached 5000-run mark in ODI while playing against South Africa in the 1st match of a three-match series at De Beers Diamond Oval, Kimberley on Sunday. Shakib, the world&...

Barca lose first points in La Liga

-- October 15, 2017 17:16:20

Barcelona's unbeaten run against Atletico Madrid and Diego Simeone in LaLiga continued with Luis Suarez's late equaliser on Saturday. Diego Simeone's winless run against Barcelona in LaLiga continued...

Tigers set for a big score

FE Online Report October 15, 2017 17:00:50

Bangladesh scored 202 for the loss of 4 wickets in 40 overs in the first ODI against South Africa at Diamond Oval, Kimberly on Sunday. After winning the toss and electing to bat first, Bangladesh got...

Tigers cross 140-run mark in 29th over against Proteas

-- October 15, 2017 16:12:57

The Tigers were batting on 144/3 in 29 overs against host South Africa in the 1st ODI of their three-match series at De Beers Diamond Oval, Kimberley on Sunday. Mushfiqur Rahim (53*) and Mahmudullah...

Tamim, Fizz-less Tigers opt to bat

-- October 15, 2017 14:17:02

Bangladesh won the toss and opted to bat first against host South Africa in the 1st ODI of their three-match series at De Beers Diamond Oval, Kimberley on Sunday. Regular opener Tamim Iqbal and pace...

Man City move top of table in style

Reuters October 15, 2017 11:57:38

Manchester City opened up a two-point lead over their neighbours Manchester United at the top of the Premier League on Saturday thanks to another display of scintillating brilliance in a 7-2 thrashing...

Man Utd frustrates Liverpool at Anfield

-- October 14, 2017 20:13:52

Liverpool were held to a frustrating draw despite dominating Manchester United at Anfield and have now won just once in eight games. Jurgen Klopp's side were on top for long periods and peppered the...

Bangladesh to face South Africa Sunday in 1st ODI

-- October 14, 2017 19:50:48

Bangladesh will face host South Africa in the 1st ODI of their three-match series starting at De Beers Diamond Oval, Kimberley on Sunday. The match will begin at 2pm (Bangladesh time) where the full-...

Bangladesh crushed out of Asia Cup

-- October 13, 2017 20:35:37

India reached the Super-4s of the eight-team Hero 10th Men’s Asia Cup Hockey as the 1st team eliminating hosts Bangladesh by 7- 0 goals in a Pool A match at Maulana Bhashani National Hockey Stad...

ICC approves Test championship, ODI league

BBC October 13, 2017 15:37:47

Plans for a Test championship and one-day international league have been approved by the International Cricket Council. Nine teams will play six series of Test matches over a two-year period - three...

Asia Cup Hockey: Abysmal start for hosts

-- October 12, 2017 12:22:12

Hosts Bangladesh made a dismal start in the eight-team Hero 10th Men's Asia Cup Hockey after suffering an abject 7-0 defeat against three time-champions Pakistan in their Pool A match at Maulana Bhash...

FIFA suspends Pakistan football team

Reuters October 11, 2017 15:20:14

FIFA said on Wednesday it was banning the Pakistan Football Federation (PFF), barring the country's national and club teams from competing in international competition with immediate effect. Zurich-b...

8-nation Asia Cup Hockey kicks off today

-- October 11, 2017 14:20:00

The eight-nation Hero 10th Men's Asia Cup Hockey Bangladesh 2017, a quadrennial prestigious meet and a qualifying event of 2018 Men's World Cup, begins at the Maulana Bhashani National Stadium in Dhak...

Magical Messi seals Argentina’s World Cup spot

Reuters October 11, 2017 10:33:08

A magical Lionel Messi hat-trick carried Argentina to a 3-1 win over Ecuador on Tuesday and booked their place at next year’s World Cup finals in Russia. With Argentina facing the dire possibil...

Iceland becomes the smallest country ever to reach World Cup football

-- October 10, 2017 19:28:37

Iceland has qualified for the World Cup for the first time after beating Kosovo 2-0 at home, becoming the smallest nation to ever reach football's biggest international tournament, reports ABC News Au...

Brazil shows no sympathy for archrival Argentina

AP October 10, 2017 14:08:36

With Argentina and Lionel Messi on the brink of missing the World Cup, they are not receiving any sympathy from archrival Brazil. Five-time champion Brazil qualified six months ago for the finals in...

Asia Cup Hockey begins in city tomorrow

-- October 10, 2017 00:23:40

Bangladesh is ready to host the eight-nation Hero 10th Men's Asia Cup Hockey 2017, a quadrennial prestigious event of Asia, beginning at the Maulana Bhashani National Hockey Stadium in the city tomorr...

Mushfiq urges BCB to determine his fate

-- October 10, 2017 00:23:05

BLOEMFONTEIN, Oct 9 (Reuters): Mushfiqur Rahim has declined to step down as captain after Bangladesh's demoralising 2-0 Test series defeat in South Africa, instead leaving it to the country's cricket...

South Africa win by innings and 254 runs

-- October 08, 2017 19:52:31

South Africa wrapped up a comprehensive innings and 254-run victory over Bangladesh on Sunday in the second test at the Mangaung Oval. Having grabbed five wickets in the first innings, South African...

Mushfiqur taken to hospital after blow to head

-- October 08, 2017 18:43:02

Bangladesh Test captain Mushfiqur Rahim was taken to hospital after suffering a blow to his head on the first session of the 3rd day of the 2nd and last Test match against hosts South Africa in Bloemf...

Tigers in deep trouble

-- October 07, 2017 23:24:46

Bangladesh were facing follow-on in the 2nd Test against South Africa as the visitors lost four top-order batsmen for only 61 runs in 17 overs in less than one session opening the 1st innings before t...

Halep becomes world number one

-- October 07, 2017 17:51:29

Simona Halep has become world number one for the first time by beating Jelena Ostapenko to reach the final of the China Open. Romanian Halep won 6-2 6-4 in Beijing and will replace Spain's Garbine Mu...

South Africa on course to crush BD under pile of runs

-- October 06, 2017 23:22:09

South Africa are on course to pile a mammoth total in the first innings of the 2nd Test against Bangladesh as they collected 428/3 in 90 overs at the end of first day at Mangaung Oval, Bloemfontein on...

Bangladesh win toss, opt to bowl again

-- October 06, 2017 14:26:01

Bangladesh won the toss and elected to bowl first against hosts South Africa in the 2nd and last match of their two-match Test series starting at Mangaung Oval, Bloemfontein on Friday. There are four...

Argentina in danger of missing World Cup

Reuters October 06, 2017 11:58:57

Twice champions and 2014 runners-up Argentina are in serious danger of failing to reach the 2018 World Cup finals after being held to a 0-0 draw by Peru on Thursday. Lionel Messi’s side are on...

Sampaoli not to pair up Messi, Dybala against Peru

-- October 05, 2017 20:27:26

Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli believes it will be too risky to partner Lionel Messi with Paulo Dybala in their two remaining World Cup qualifiers, reports Daily Mail. The two-time World Cup winners,...

BCB recalls Nasir in ODI squad against South Africa

-- October 05, 2017 18:26:49

Bangladesh Cricket Board on Thursday announced a 15-member final squad for the three-match ODI series against South Africa. The match ODI series begins on October 15 at De Beers Diamond Oval in Kimbe...