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    Brothers show Indian coach the door

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:11pm on June 09, 2017

    Brothers Union sacked its Indian coach Subrata Bhattacharya Jr less than one month after his appointment due to defensive footballing philosophy, said a club official on Friday...

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    Bangladesh v New Zealand in Numbers

    | Updated at 11:10pm on June 09, 2017

    Bangladesh all-rounder Mosaddek Hossain ended with his career best bowling figure of 3-13 against New Zealand in the match. His previous best figure was 2-30 against Afghanistan in his debut match at Dhaka in 2016. Mosaddek delivered at a crucial time against New Zealand and picked up three vital wickets of Neil Broom, Corey Anderson and James Neesham in the match...

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    Sanga behind SL stunner

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:10pm on June 09, 2017

    Angelo Mathews says an inspirational session in the nets with Kumar Sangakkara laid the foundations for Sri Lanka’s stunning Champions Trophy victory against India..

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    Taskin gets full marks on comeback

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on June 10, 2017

    When Taskin Ahmed was given ball in the sixth over, he could not have imagined a tougher situation to come in playing his first match of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017...

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    Sakib, Mahmudullah rewrite Cardiff saga

    Agence France-Presse . Cardiff | Updated at 03:32pm on June 09, 2017

    Sakib al Hasan and Mahmudullah both made hundreds as Bangladesh kept their hopes of a Champions Trophy semi-final alive with a stunning five-wicket win over New Zealand at Cardiff on Friday...

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    Sri Lanka stun India by seven wickets to upend Champions Trophy

    Associated Press | Updated at 09:50am on June 09, 2017

    Unheralded Sri Lanka sprung the highest successful run chase in Champions Trophy history by stunning India by seven wickets at The Oval on Thursday...

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    Kane ready for England captaincy

    Agence France-Presse . Burton-on-Trent | Updated at 11:45pm on June 08, 2017

    Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane says he is ready to succeed Wayne Rooney as England’s long-term captain. England manager Gareth Southgate has eased Manchester United forward Rooney, 31, out of the picture and says he will decide who captains his side on a match-by-match basis...

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    Conte doesn’t want me at Chelsea: Costa

    Agence France-Presse . Murcia | Updated at 11:44pm on June 08, 2017

    Diego Costa insists he will look for an exit route out of Chelsea after being told by manager Antonio Conte he is not in the Italian’s plans for next season...

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    Morata saves Spain in thriller

    Agence France-Presse . Murcia | Updated at 12:05am on June 09, 2017

    Alvaro Morata came off the bench to salvage Julien Lopetegui’s unbeaten record as Spain coach in an entertaining 2-2 draw with Colombia in Murcia on Wednesday...

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    Sampaoli banking on Messi for WC revival

    Agence France-Presse . Melbourne | Updated at 11:42pm on June 08, 2017

    New manager Jorge Sampaoli says he is looking to superstar Lionel Messi to revive Argentina’s World Cup fortunes starting with Friday’s friendly with Brazil in Melbourne...