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    England held in Slovenia as Germany coast

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 02:38pm on October 12, 2016

    England laboured to a 0-0 draw away to Slovenia on Tuesday in their 2018 World Cup qualifier with Wayne Rooney dropped to the bench, while title-holders Germany remained firmly on course for the finals...

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    Brazil go top, Argentina stunned in WC Qualifiers

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 02:35pm on October 12, 2016

    Brazil powered to the top of the table in South America's 2018 World Cup qualifying race on Tuesday with a victory over Venezuela as Argentina suffered a shock defeat at home to Paraguay...

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    England tame Tigers to take series

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 02:20pm on October 12, 2016

    Mashrafee bin Murtaza and Shafiul Islam each grabbed two late wickets to stage a fight back but Bangladesh still fell short as England defeated the hosts by four wickets in the third one-day international to take three-match series 2-1...

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    Buttler row, weather hit final ODI

    Azad Majumder | Updated at 12:00am on October 12, 2016

    Bangladesh hope that the controversial build up and foul weather will not cause any distraction as they take on England in the third and final one-day international of the three-match series...

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    Pogba fires France as Belgium, Portugal run riot

    Agence France-Presse . Amsterdam | Updated at 11:15pm on October 11, 2016

    A searing first-half strike from Paul Pogba handed France a 1-0 win at rivals the Netherlands as Belgium and Portugal clocked up 6-0 victories and Christian Benteke grabbed a slice of World Cup...

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    ‘BFF rotten, football dead’

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:11pm on October 11, 2016

    Football fans in Bangladesh were left bleeding in their hearts on Tuesday after Bangladesh national team suffered a humiliating 1-3 loss to lowly Bhutan in the AFC Asian Cup qualifying play-off in Thimpu...

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    B’desh men’s, women’s teams reach semis

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:08pm on October 11, 2016

    Both Bangladesh men’s Under-20 and women’s Under-19 teams stormed into the semi-finals of the seven-nation Islami Bank International Hockey Federation Tournament in Dhaka on Tuesday...

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    Mashrafee hopes Mahmudullah to shine again

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:04pm on October 11, 2016

    Bangladesh skipper Mashrafee bin Murtaza hailed Mahmudullah for his brilliant innings in the second one-day international against England in the ongoing series and expected he will help...

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    India clean sweep New Zealand

    Agence France-Presse . Indore | Updated at 11:00pm on October 11, 2016

    Spinner Ravichandran Ashwin claimed seven wickets to lead India’s whitewash of New Zealand as the hosts romped to a 321-run victory on day four of the third and final Test on Tuesday...

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    Buttler bust-up to fire up teams

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:54pm on October 11, 2016

    England all-rounder Moeen Ali on Tuesday said that the incident of the second match of the ongoing series involving England captain Jos Buttler and Bangladeshi fielders would inspire both the teams to give extra...