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Table-toppers give fans a special Christmas treat

Table-toppers give fans a special Christmas treat

FE Online Report 2017-12-25 12:00:00

Top European football clubs have presented their fans a special treat marking this year’s Merry Christmas. If given a close look at the top tier Leagues on the European soil, competition for dom...

Serena returning Saturday after baby’s birth

Serena returning Saturday after baby’s birth

-- 2017-12-25 11:53:01

Serena Williams will return to tennis in Abu Dhabi next week, almost four months after giving birth. The American, 36, will play world number seven Jelena Ostapenko in an exhibition match on 30 Decem...

BD girls clinch SAAF U-15 football title

BD girls clinch SAAF U-15 football title

-- 2017-12-24 12:00:00

Bangladesh clinched the title of the inaugural edition of SAFF Under-15 Women's Championship beating India on Sunday. The hosts were earlier leading India 1-0 at the end of the first half of Sunday's...

President, PM hail U-15 girls

President, PM hail U-15 girls

-- 2017-12-24 12:00:00

President M Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina greeted the members of Bangladesh Under-15 Women's Football team for achieving victory against India in inaugural edition of the SAFF U-15 Wome...

El Clasico: Barca humiliate Madrid at Bernabeu

El Clasico: Barca humiliate Madrid at Bernabeu

-- 2017-12-24 10:31:29

Real Madrid’s hopes of retaining their La Liga title appeared to be fading fast as goals from Luis Suarez, Lionel Messi and Aleix Vidal propelled the Catalans to a 3-0 win and lifted them 14 poi...

Mourinho berates 'childish' United after Leicester draw

Mourinho berates 'childish' United after Leicester draw

-- 2017-12-24 01:04:50

Manchester United fell further behind Manchester City at the top of the Premier League when defender Harry Maguire scored in the final minute of added time to earn Leicester City a 2-2 draw on Saturda...

Rangpur in driving seat on  Nasir's double tons in NCL

Rangpur in driving seat on Nasir's double tons in NCL

-- 2017-12-23 12:39:15

All-rounder Nasir Hossain hit a magnificent unbeaten double hundred as Rangpur Division dominated the third day over Barisal Division in the four-day 19th National Cricket League (NCL) held on Friday...

Boult guides Kiwis to ODI series win

Boult guides Kiwis to ODI series win

-- 2017-12-23 01:24:30

Trent Boult took a career-best 7-34 after Henry Nicholls had smashed an unbeaten 83 as New Zealand thrashed the West Indies by 204 runs on Saturday to win the second one-day international and clinch t...

Reds, Gunners draw in six goal thriller

Reds, Gunners draw in six goal thriller

-- 2017-12-23 01:00:02

Roberto Firmino's powerful finish earned Liverpool a draw in an incredible Premier League encounter that had seen Arsenal score three goals in just five second-half minutes. The Gunners, during Frida...

Juventus, Atalanta, Torino in  Italian Cup quarterfinals

Juventus, Atalanta, Torino in Italian Cup quarterfinals

-- 2017-12-22 12:40:35

Paulo Dybala responded to being dropped for two matches by scoring for Juventus in a 2-0 win over Genoa in the Italian Cup on Wednesday, reports AP. The victory set up a Turin derby in the quarterfin...

El Clasico on Saturday

El Clasico on Saturday

-- 2017-12-22 12:00:00

Real Madrid go into the first Clasico of the season against Barcelona at the Santiago Bernabeu on Saturday under intense pressure to win. If they lose, their title bid for the 2017-18 campaign will b...

United, City safe for now, FA says

United, City safe for now, FA says

-- 2017-12-22 11:53:56

Manchester United and Manchester City will face no action over an incident that took place in the tunnel after the derby on 10 December, the Football Association has said. United boss Jose Mourinho h...

German Cup: Bayern down Dortmund to reach quarters

German Cup: Bayern down Dortmund to reach quarters

-- 2017-12-21 12:25:17

Bayern Munich reached the German Cup quarter-finals after being made to sweat for a 2-1 victory over holders Borussia Dortmund on Wednesday having dominated for much of the game. The German champions...

Kiwis cruise past Windies in ODI opener

Kiwis cruise past Windies in ODI opener

-- 2017-12-20 03:10:20

The Kiwis have put on a commanding display in the first ODI against the West Indies, cruising to a five-wicket win in the series opener in Whangarei, New Zealand. The Windies, who were without the un...

Disability cricket achieves new heights

Disability cricket achieves new heights

-- 2017-12-20 01:56:43

Some had no arms or legs, while others had no control of their limbs, but they took to the field at Dhaka University’s Jagannath Hall to place on extraordinary exhibitions of cricketing skill an...

Bangladesh thru to SAFF U-15  Women's Championship final

Bangladesh thru to SAFF U-15 Women's Championship final

-- 2017-12-20 01:14:39

Akhi Khatun's two goals helped Bangladesh cruise into the final of the four-nation South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) Under-15 Women's Championship with one match to spare after a 3-0 goals win ag...

City reach League Cup semis with shootout win

City reach League Cup semis with shootout win

-- 2017-12-20 01:02:04

Manchester City’s stellar season gathered yet more momentum as the runaway Premier League leaders reached the League Cup semi-finals with a penalty shootout victory at Leicester City after a 1-1...

De Bruyne close to new Man City deal

De Bruyne close to new Man City deal

-- 2017-12-19 01:11:12

Manchester City are close to agreeing a new long-term contract with star midfielder Kevin de Bruyne. The Belgium international, 26, signed a six-year deal when he joined City from Wolfsburg for a clu...

Man City plans to build dynasty with Guardiola

Man City plans to build dynasty with Guardiola

-- 2017-12-18 12:00:00

Manchester City will hold contract talks with manager Pep Guardiola in the summer as they aim to build a dynasty to rival that of Manchester United. United won eight of the first 11 Premier Leagues t...

Suarez, Paulinho braces sink Deportivo

Suarez, Paulinho braces sink Deportivo

-- 2017-12-18 11:24:13

Luis Suarez and Paulinho both scored twice as Barcelona beat Deportivo to go six points clear at the top of La Liga. Lionel Messi provided two assists but was unlucky not to be on the scoresheet hims...

Aussies reclaim ashes humiliating England in Perth

Aussies reclaim ashes humiliating England in Perth

-- 2017-12-18 04:02:35

England surrendered the Ashes as Australia stormed to a massive win in the third Test in Perth and an unassailable 3-0 lead. Needing 259 to make the home side bat again, the tourists lost their remai...

Ronaldo free-kick seals Club World Cup title

Ronaldo free-kick seals Club World Cup title

-- 2017-12-17 12:00:00

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...

La Liga: Atletico go second with win over Alaves

La Liga: Atletico go second with win over Alaves

-- 2017-12-17 12:00:00

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...

Glimpse into Ronaldo’s Madrid trophy cabinet

Glimpse into Ronaldo’s Madrid trophy cabinet

-- 2017-12-17 12:00:00

Cristiano Ronaldo fired Real Madrid to World Cup victory, claiming his 15th trophy with the club. #1 Copa del Rey, 2010-11 Ronaldo would have to wait until his second season at Real to taste silverw...

Relentless City destroy Spurs 4-1

Relentless City destroy Spurs 4-1

-- 2017-12-17 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...

Kaka retires from football

Kaka retires from football

-- 2017-12-17 10:22:01

Brazil legend Kaka has announced his retirement from football. The star playmaker took to Twitter and Instagram Sunday to post his goodbye to the sport. Kaka wrote: "Father, It was much more than I...

Hewitt out of retirement, to play AO

Hewitt out of retirement, to play AO

-- 2017-12-17 09:19:19

Lleyton Hewitt is coming out of retirement to play doubles at next month's Australian Open. The former world No 1 officially called it quits after his home grand slam in 2016 but returned to the cour...

Sri Lanka rest Malinga for India T20s

Sri Lanka rest Malinga for India T20s

-- 2017-12-16 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...

Aussie cricketer adds fuel to BPL spot-fixing rumour

Aussie cricketer adds fuel to BPL spot-fixing rumour

FE Online Desk 2017-12-16 12:00:00

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

Smith’s unbeaten 139 moves Australia into strong position

-- 2017-12-16 04:50:30

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...