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Australia trail India by 59 runs at stumps on Day 2 in 1st Test

-- December 07, 2018 21:21:46

Travis Head scored an unbeaten half-century on his home debut to give Australia hope of reeling in India's first innings lead despite a string of batting failures on day two of the first Test on Frida...

Madrid into last 16, Eibar knocked out

-- December 07, 2018 21:20:55

Marco Asensio and Francisco "Isco" Alarcon were the big winners in a match that had little at stake for Real Madrid, reports Agencies. The pair made the most of their chances in a second-string Madri...

Atletico Madrid, Barca, Sevilla advance to Copa del Rey last 16

-- December 06, 2018 21:18:32

Atletico Madrid was so poor in the first half against fourth-division visitor Sant Andreu that a shock Copa del Rey elimination wasn't a far-fetched possibility on Wednesday, reports AP. But three go...

BCB XI win practice match against WI as Tamim, Soumya hit centuries

-- December 06, 2018 21:16:45

Soumyo Sarkar (103*) and Tamin Iqbal (107) hit centuries on Thursday as Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) XI beat the visiting West Indies by 51 runs in DLS method in the lone prequel to the three-match...

Malcom out for two weeks after ankle injury

-- December 06, 2018 19:41:46

Malcom will be out of contention for 10 to 15 days after Barcelona confirmed he suffered an ankle problem in Wednesday's Copa del Rey meeting with Cultural Leonesa. The Brazilian sustained a sprained...

Relegation-threatened Bilbao sack Berizzo

-- December 05, 2018 12:57:49

Athletic Bilbao sacked coach Eduardo Berizzo and replaced him with B team manager Gaizka Garitano on Tuesday after a dire run of form which has left the Basque club 18th in La Liga. Bilbao fell to a...

Modric breaks Messi-Ronaldo duopoly winning Ballon d'Or

Reuters December 04, 2018 10:06:19

Real Madrid’s Croatian midfielder Luka Modric was named winner of the 2018 Ballon d’Or on Monday, breaking Cristiano Ronaldo’s and Lionel Messi’s decade-long hold on the presti...

England to face Netherlands in Nations League semi-finals

-- December 03, 2018 22:27:22

England will play the Netherlands in the semi-final of the Nations League on June 6, 2019 in Portugal. The hosts face Switzerland on June 5 at Porto's Estadio do Dragao in the other semi-final, with...

PSG drops points for first time, Neymar sustains injury

-- December 03, 2018 18:40:04

Paris St-Germain dropped points for the first time in Ligue 1 this season and lost Neymar to injury as they drew with Bordeaux on Sunday. Neymar volleyed in Dani Alves' cross but later came off with...

Barca reclaim top spot in La Liga

-- December 03, 2018 12:06:36

Champions Barcelona reclaimed top spot in La Liga on Sunday by overcoming a dogged Villarreal side to win 2-0 at home with goals from stalwart defender Gerard Pique and youngster Carles Alena taking t...

Dhaka Test win a 'special' one: Shakib

-- December 02, 2018 21:21:04

Before the second Test of the two-match series against West Indies in Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium, Bangladesh played 111 Tests but never managed to impose a follow-on, reports UNB. But thi...

Lukaku, Herrera salvage point for MU

-- December 02, 2018 18:13:28

Manchester United battled back from 2-0 down to draw 2-2 with Southampton on Saturday in a match that will do little to ease the pressure on either Jose Mourinho or Mark Hughes. The visitors were for...

Tigers beat Windies to claim biggest ever Test win

-- December 02, 2018 15:12:37

Mehidy Hasan Miraz’s 12-wicket haul in the Dhaka Test has brought Bangladesh a massive win by an innings and 184 runs against the West Indies. Miraz picked up his fifth wicket of the second inn...

Real bounce back with win over Valencia

-- December 02, 2018 11:15:29

Real Madrid produced another unconvincing display on Saturday but rode their luck to earn a 2-0 win at home to Valencia which allowed them to climb to fifth in the La Liga standings and soothe their r...

Windies all out for 111 thanks to Mehidy magic

-- December 02, 2018 10:47:08

A seven-wicket haul for Mehidy Hasan Miraz has given Bangladesh a domineering 397-run lead against the West Indies in the Dhaka Test. Captain Shakib Al Hasan picked up the remaining three wickets to...

Villa to team-up with ex-Barcelona teammate Iniesta at J-League

-- December 01, 2018 20:56:28

Former Spain striker David Villa is to join Japanese top-flight club Vissel Kobe after leaving Major League Soccer side New York City FC. Villa will link-up with former Barcelona team-mate Andres Ini...

Spinners send Windies top order back to pavilion

-- December 01, 2018 18:18:20

Shakib Al Hasan and Mehidy Hasan Miraz have bowled through the West Indies top order, taking five quick wickets and leaving the visitors in deep trouble. The Bangladeshi captain opened up proceedings...

Mahmudullah ton helps Tigers post 508

-- December 01, 2018 15:30:40

Mahmudullah has scored his third Test century against the West Indies in Dhaka. He scored a career best of 136 to take the Tigers to 508 on Saturday. Bangladesh also saw half-centuries from debutant...

Mushfiqur Rahim 2nd Bangladesh batsman to score 4000 Test runs

-- November 30, 2018 22:33:10

Mushfiqur Rahim became the second Bangladesh batsman to reach 4000 Test runs, reports ESPNcricinfo. Needing only eight runs to reach the milestone, he got there against West Indies in the Dhaka Tes...

Dhaka Test: Bangladesh end first day on 259/5

-- November 30, 2018 18:15:53

Bangladesh finished the first day of the second and final game of the two-match Test series scoring 259 for five in the first innings against West Indies at Sher-e-Banglanagar National Cricket Stadium...

Bangladesh bat first in Dhaka Test

-- November 30, 2018 11:12:38

Bangladesh captain Shakib Al Hasan won the toss in the second and final Test against vsiting West Indies and decided to bat first at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Dhaka on Friday. Banglad...

Barca secures top group spot

-- November 29, 2018 19:22:49

The Spanish side had already qualified for the last 16 but sealed top spot with a Lionel Messi strike and Gerard Pique's clever second. Pique stabbed into the bottom corner in what looked like a plan...

Last-gasp Fellaini goal sends Man United into last 16

-- November 28, 2018 15:30:07

Manchester United’s Marouane Fellaini struck a controversial stoppage-time winner to bring blessed relief to Old Trafford after a laboured 1-0 win over Young Boys edged them into the Champions L...

BCB announces squad for 2nd Test against West Indies

-- November 27, 2018 21:46:56

The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) announced on Tuesday a 13-men squad for the second and final Test of ongoing West Indies series which will begin in the city at Shere-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadi...

Djokovic, Nadal, Federer in year-end top three

-- November 27, 2018 12:39:52

Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, and Roger Federer finished as the year-end top three for the seventh time, and the first since 2014, as the ATP World Tour published the 2018 year-end ATP Rankings on Mon...

Suarez joins Barca’s injury list

-- November 26, 2018 21:51:45

Barcelona striker Luis Suarez has been ruled out for two weeks with a knee injury as Ernesto Valverde's squad continues to be pushed to its limits. Suarez will require stem cell treatment, meaning he...

Sevilla moves to top La Liga spot

-- November 26, 2018 19:12:42

Sevilla scrambled to the top of La Liga with a scrappy 1-0 victory at home to Real Valladolid on Sunday, moving one point clear of champions Barcelona. Pablo Machin's side knew a win would take them...

Barca suffer double injury blow

-- November 26, 2018 14:44:44

La Liga champions Barcelona were dealt a serious double injury blow on Sunday as midfielder Rafinha was practically ruled out for the season after tearing cruciate knee ligaments and defender Sergi...

Australia claim fourth women's T20 crown

-- November 25, 2018 13:24:40

Ashleigh Gardner scored an unbeaten 33 as Australia beat England by eight wickets to win the Women’s World Twenty20 title on the Caribbean island of Antigua on Saturday. The Southern Stars easi...

Copa Libertadores final pushed back following bus attack

-- November 25, 2018 12:35:50

An attack on the Boca Juniors team bus by River Plate supporters has led to the postponement of the final of the Copa Libertadores second leg. The game between the two fierce Argentine rivals will no...