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    Mushfiq, Mehedi defy India

    Azad Majumder . Hyderabad | Updated at 12:50am on February 12, 2017

    Sakib al Hasan wasted another chance of making a big innings but Mushfiqur Rahim and Mehedi Hasan continued to defy India to keep Bangladesh’s hopes of an improbable draw in the one-off Test alive in Hyderabad on Saturday...

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    Women look to SA for Super Six berth

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:13pm on February 11, 2017

    Bangladesh women’s cricket team’s fate of qualifying for the Super Six stage of the ICC World Cup Qualifier lies on today’s Scotland-South Africa tie after their six-wicket loss to South Africa in Colombo on Saturday...

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    Prolific Sanchez propels Arsenal

    Reuters . London | Updated at 11:11pm on February 11, 2017

    Two goals from Alexis Sanchez, one of which was scored with his hand, earned Arsenal a workmanlike 2-0 win over Hull City on Saturday and halted their run of two successive Premier League defeats...

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    Klinsmann’s son named to US U-20 team

    Agence France-Presse . Chicago | Updated at 11:09pm on February 11, 2017

    Jonathan Klinsmann, the son of fired US national team coach Jurgen Klinsmann, has been called into the American squad for the North American regional under-20 championship tournament...

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    Mou banks on Madrid ties over De Gea

    Agence France-Presse . Manchester | Updated at 11:08pm on February 11, 2017

    Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho believes his close friendship with Real Madrid president Florentino Perez will prevent any underhand efforts to tempt goalkeeper David de Gea to the Bernabeu...

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    Irfan also investigated in PSL fixing probe

    Agence France-Presse . Dubai | Updated at 11:07pm on February 11, 2017

    Pakistan cricket officials said Saturday fast bowler Mohammad Irfan was one of three more players under investigation after Sharjeel Khan and Khalid Latif were provisionally banned in a widening spot-fixing scandal...

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    Shuvagata, Afif shine in BPL

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:04pm on February 11, 2017

    Off-spinner Shuvagata Hom grabbed six wickets on Saturday in Bangladesh Cricket League for Central Zone to bundle out South Zone for 260 before they ended the day on four without loss...

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    India believe chance would come

    Azad Majumder . Hyderabad | Updated at 11:00pm on February 11, 2017

    India’s assistant coach Sanjay Bangar was convinced that their bowlers would get the chance to break the resilience of Bangladeshi batsmen in the ongoing one-off Test in Hyderabad...

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    Mehedi shows the batsman in him

    Azad Majumder . Hyderabad | Updated at 10:56pm on February 11, 2017

    No sooner Mehedi Hasan cut Ravichandran Ashwin late for a four to complete his maiden Test half-century, Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim hugged him in a manner as if he had just won the Test match for his side with that shot...

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    Sakib backs himself, Mushfiq

    Azad Majumder . Hyderabad | Updated at 10:37pm on February 11, 2017

    Sakib al Hasan’s whole career is adorned with many moments of giving hope but often strangling them to an abrupt death in a cruel manner...