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    Bangladesh women face daunting task

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:46pm on February 18, 2017

    Bangladesh’s women cricketers face a daunting task as they not only need a win against hosts Sri Lanka today but also need a win by big margin to qualify for the semi-finals of the ICC Women’s World Cup qualifiers...

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    From games’ teacher to game inventor

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:43pm on February 18, 2017

    Raju Dabhade seemed to be the happiest man on the planet when he entered the newly constructed Sheikh Russell Roller Skating Complex on Saturday to see the 4th Roll Ball World Cup being rolled out...

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    Mushfiq to stay as captain, lose keeping

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:15pm on February 18, 2017

    Bangladesh’s Mushfiqur Rahim is all set to retain Test captaincy but may lose his wicketkeeping job in the forthcoming Sri Lanka tour, said Bangladesh Cricket Board officials on Saturday...

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    BGB beat BSF in friendly match

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:08pm on February 18, 2017

    The Border Guard Bangladesh’s basketball team defeated Indian Border Security Force team in a friendly match by 40-29 points at National Basketball Gymnasium...

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    Ibra, Dzeko run riot in Europa League

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 10:43pm on February 17, 2017

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic put Saint-Etienne to the sword with a hat-trick as Manchester United beat the French club 3-0 in the first leg of their Europa League last-32 tie on Thursday...

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    Tamim shines in UAE gloom

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:42pm on February 17, 2017

    Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal scored an unbeaten half-century in his first match of the Pakistan Super League second edition, guiding his team Peshawar Zalmi to 117-3 in 16 overs in a rain-interrupted match in Sharjah on Friday...

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    SL clinch Melbourne thriller

    Reuters . Melbourne | Updated at 10:40pm on February 17, 2017

    Chamara Kapugedera smashed a boundary off the last ball to secure a thrilling five-wicket victory for Sri Lanka against Australia in the first Twenty20 Internationals on Friday...

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    Tahir spins SA to win

    Agence France-Presse . Auckland | Updated at 10:39pm on February 17, 2017

    Veteran spinner Imran Tahir was the destroyer as South Africa began their tour of New Zealand with an emphatic 78-run victory over the Black Caps in a one-off Twenty20 on Friday...

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    India thrash B’desh women

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:37pm on February 17, 2017

    India dealt Bangladesh with a major blow in their hopes of qualifying for the Women’s World Cup, thrashing the Rumana Ahmed-led side by nine wickets in Colombo on Friday...

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    Port-city set for football carnival

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:37pm on February 17, 2017

    The second edition of Sheikh Kamal International Club Cup will kick off today in Chittagong with the participation of eight teams, including five overseas teams...