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    ‘Arsenal need focus’

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:35pm on February 01, 2017

    Arsenal’s Petr Cech said Tuesday’s shock loss to Watford was a ‘huge setback’ to the Gunners ahead of their meeting with the Premier League leaders this weekend...

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    Mignolet denies Chelsea, Watford stun Gunners

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:34pm on February 01, 2017

    Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet went from zero to hero as Premier League leaders Chelsea were held to a 1-1 draw at Anfield, while Arsenal’s title challenge was torpedoed by Watford’s shock 2-1 win on Tuesday...

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    Mustafiz to play in BCL

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:30pm on February 01, 2017

    Pace bowler Mustafizur Rahman will play in the third round of Bangladesh Cricket League as part of his recovery process from injury, chief selector Minhajul Abedin said on Wednesday...

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    Life goes on for Bolt

    Reuters . Melbourne | Updated at 11:28pm on February 01, 2017

    Sprinting great Usain Bolt is refusing to dwell on the disappointment of losing his Beijing Olympics 4x100 metres gold medal after his Jamaican team mate Nesta Carter tested positive for a banned stimulant...

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    Liton gets surprise call-up for India Test

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:26pm on February 01, 2017

    Selectors sprung a surprise on Wednesday when they included wicketkeeper batsman Liton Das in Bangladesh’s 15-man squad for the one-off Test against India, scheduled at Hyderabad on February 9...

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    Local golfers stumble at start

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:25pm on February 01, 2017

    Local golfers ended the first round of the 3rd Bashundhara Bangladesh Open on a disappointing note as none of them could finish in the top-10 of the leaderboard at the Kurmitola Golf Club on Wednesday....

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    Mushfiq hopes success would bring more Tests in India

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:48pm on February 01, 2017

    Bangladesh Test skipper Mushfiqur Rahim said on Wednesday that though the forthcoming Test match against India is just another match but doing well there would help Tigers get more invitation from their strong neighbours...

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    Sunny sued for ‘women repression’

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 05:31pm on February 01, 2017

    Another case was filed against national cricketer Arafat Sunny and his mother Nargis Akter under the Women and Children Repression Prevention Act by a woman who claims to be his wife...

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    Liton, Shafiul recalled for India Test

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:24pm on February 01, 2017

    Selectors on Wednesday included wicketkeeper-batsman Liton Das and pace bowler Shafiul Islam in Bangladesh’s 15-man squad for the one-off Test match against India...

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    Under-16 girls revel in Japan experience

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:46pm on January 31, 2017

    Bangladesh Under-16 women’s football team coach Golam Rabbani Choton said on Tuesday that the team’s recent participation in the J-Green Sakai Lady’s Festival in Japan gave her charges a much needed experience for this year’s AFC Under-16 Women’s Championship...