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    Malinga falls ill

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 02:21am on July 02, 2017

    Sri Lanka’s controversial fast bowler Lasith Malinga has been diagnosed with a viral influenza and will sit out the second one-day international against Zimbabwe on Sunday, the cricket board said....

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    Sick football in search of fresh blood

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:19am on July 02, 2017

    The Bangladesh Football Federation undertook a long-term youth development programme in order to inject fresh blood in the national team, officials said on Saturday...

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    Bangladesh to send biggest ever team

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:18am on July 02, 2017

    Bangladesh will send their biggest ever team in an overseas chess competition when 21 players will fly for New Delhi today to participate in the 28th Commonwealth Chess Championship, scheduled from July 2-10....

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    Spinners on song as India down WI

    Agence France-Presse . Antigua | Updated at 02:16am on July 02, 2017

    Effective spin bowling and indiscreet shot selection combined to give India an ultimately comfortable 93-run victory over the West Indies in a low-scoring third fixture of a five-match One-Day International series on Friday...

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    HP boys leave with high hopes

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:06am on July 02, 2017

    A 16-member High Performance squad of Bangladesh Cricket Board left Dhaka on Saturday for Darwin, Australia to play five one day matches and a three-day match against the local oppositions...

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    Messi marries childhood sweetheart

    Associated Press | Updated at 09:25am on July 01, 2017

    Lionel Messi and his childhood sweetheart married Friday night at a ceremony in his Argentine hometown attended by some of the biggest names in soccer...

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    Absent stars toast Germany’s success

    Agence France-Presse . Sochi | Updated at 02:36am on July 01, 2017

    Absent World Cup-winning stars have toasted Germany’s Confederations Cup success in Russia with a 4-1 semi-final win over Mexico sealing Sunday’s final against Chile....

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    Terror attacks not Islam: Pogba

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 02:34am on July 01, 2017

    The world’s most expensive footballer Paul Pogba says the four terror attacks that have killed dozens and left scores injured in England this year have nothing to do with religion...

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    Fresh Federer ready for Wimbledon history bid

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 02:33am on July 01, 2017

    Roger Federer believes his decision to skip the clay court season will pay rich dividends when he gets to crunch time in his bid for a record eighth Wimbledon title...

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    Goretzka puts Germany in final

    Agence France-Presse . Sochi | Updated at 02:31am on July 01, 2017

    Joachim Low hailed Germany’s ‘brilliant’ 4-1 win over Mexico in the Confederations Cup semi-final and said his youthful squad are ambitious enough to beat Chile in the final....