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    Starc stars in stunning Aussie win

    Agence France-Presse . Melbourne | Updated at 11:05pm on December 30, 2016

    Mitchell Starc spearheaded Australia to a stunning final day innings victory over Pakistan with a mercurial bat and ball performance to claim the series in Melbourne on Friday...

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    Rajshahi chase down 385 in last day

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:03pm on December 30, 2016

    Rajshahi batsmen Junaed Siddique and Farhad Hossain struck two centuries to chase down 385 runs in just 65 overs to give their side an emphatic victory in their National Cricket League match against Chittagong on Friday...

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    Abahani finish as unbeaten champs

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:01pm on December 30, 2016

    Abahani Limited became the first ever team to end the Bangladesh Premier League as the unbeaten champions as they finished their successful campaign with a win against Rahmatganj Muslim Friends Society in their last match on Friday...

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    Tigers may retain Soumya for Tests

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:59pm on December 30, 2016

    Bangladesh’s Soumya Sarkar is likely to be retained in the Test squad for the two-match series against New Zealand as he is considered to provide his utility with both bat and ball in the seaming condition, said Bangladesh Cricket Board officials on Friday....

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    Sabbir, Imrul still good friends

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:54pm on December 30, 2016

    Bangladesh batsmen Imrul Kayes and Sabbir Rahman said on Friday that they were looking forward to put behind the memory of their comical mix-up in the second one-day international against New Zealand and move ahead...

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    Mustafiz set to return for third ODI

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 03:02pm on December 30, 2016

    Bangladesh players will take some inspiration after their mind-shattering defeat in the second ODI against New Zealan...

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    Serena Williams gets engaged to Reddit co-founder Ohanian

    Reuters | Updated at 12:14pm on December 30, 2016

    World number two tennis player Serena Williams has become engaged to Alexis Ohanian, co-founder of the social media company...

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    Smith ton gives Aussies narrow lead

    Agence France-Presse . Melbourne | Updated at 11:48pm on December 29, 2016

    Skipper Steve Smith scored his 17th Test century to give Australia a 22-run lead over Pakistan as rain again disrupted play in the second Test in Melbourne on Thursday...

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    Former world No 1 Ivanovic retires

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 11:46pm on December 29, 2016

    Former world No 1 Ana Ivanovic on Wednesday announced her retirement from tennis, admitting that the physical toll of the circuit had proved too much...

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    ‘Saints victory will be springboard’

    Agence France-Presse . Southampton | Updated at 11:44pm on December 29, 2016

    Mauricio Pochettino is hoping his latest victorious return to Southampton will have a similar effect on Tottenham’s season to the previous one...