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    Tigers include Taijul, Shuvagata in T20 squad

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:12pm on December 31, 2016

      Bangladesh on Saturday included left-arm spinner Taijul Islam in their 15-man squad for the first Twenty20 international of three-match series against New Zealand, scheduled...

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    Kiwis complete series sweep over Tigers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:22am on December 31, 2016

    Skipper Kane Williamson and Neil Broom shared 179 runs for the second wicket as New Zealand defeated Bangladesh by eight wickets in the third one-day international to complete 3-0 sweep in three-match series in Nelson on Saturday...

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    Klopp and Pep in year-end showdown

    Reuters . London | Updated at 11:07pm on December 30, 2016

    It is the perfect year-ending treat: Liverpool versus Manchester City, two Premier League title challengers brimful of attacking, pass-and-move brio and full of goals duelling at high pace at one of England’s noisiest and most storied venues...

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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...