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    Young shooters bring fresh hope

    Samsul Arefin Khan | Updated at 10:58pm on April 03, 2017

    Ever since Saiful Alam Rinki struck gold in 1993 South Asian Games in Dhaka, 10-metre air rifle became the signature event of Bangladesh’s shooting...

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    Sri Lanka lift Emerging Cup trophy

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:57pm on April 03, 2017

    Sri Lanka Under-23 team clinched the title of Asian Cricket Council Emerging Teams Cup by beating Pakistan Under-23 by five wickets in the final of the championship at Chittagong on Monday...

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    CA, BCB in talks over series timing

    Sports Desk | Updated at 10:56pm on April 03, 2017

    Australia and Bangladesh are at odds over the timing and format of the tour tentatively scheduled for later this year after the previously planned visit by Steven Smiths’ team was scuppered due to security concerns, reports Cricinfo...

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    Tigers brace for toughest test in SL

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:50pm on April 03, 2017

    Bangladesh will face a spirited Sri Lanka when they will begin their two-match Twenty20 series, the last phase of their month long tour at Colombo, on Tuesday...

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    Federer downs Nadal to win Miami Open

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 10:42am on April 03, 2017

    Roger Federer defeated long-standing rival Rafael Nadal 6-3, 6-4 to win the Miami Open on Sunday and continue his outstanding start to the year...

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    Pearson back in the race

    Reuters . Melbourne | Updated at 11:17pm on April 02, 2017

    Former Olympic champion Sally Pearson shrugged off two years of injury trauma to post a world championship qualifying time in winning her eighth 100 metres hurdles title at Australia’s national athletics championships in Sydney on Sunday...

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    Konta claims Miami title

    Agence France-Presse . Miami | Updated at 11:13pm on April 02, 2017

    Johanna Konta defeated Caroline Wozniacki 6-4, 6-3 to win the Miami Open on Saturday - the biggest title won by a British woman in 40 years...

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    Real open up 5-point lead

    Agence France Presse . Madrid | Updated at 11:12pm on April 02, 2017

    Real Madrid moved five points clear of Barcelona at the top of La Liga despite a lacklustre performance as goals from Karim Benzema, Isco and Nacho secured a 3-0 win over Alaves on Sunday...

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    PSG lift fourth straight League Cup

    Reuters . Lyon | Updated at 11:08pm on April 02, 2017

    Paris St Germain thrashed Monaco 4-1 in the French League Cup final on Saturday to lift the trophy for the fourth year in a row and gain a potential psychological edge over their rivals for the Ligue 1 title race...

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    Lewis-inspired WI crush Paks

    Agence France-Presse . Port of Spain | Updated at 11:07pm on April 02, 2017

    Evin Lewis thrashed his way to 91 off 51 balls as the West Indies swept aside Pakistan by seven wickets in the third T20 International at the Queen’s Park Oval in Trinidad on Saturday...