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    Smith 'in best shape' despite not picking up bat in months

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 09:58pm on June 01, 2020

    Australia star Steve Smith admitted Monday he has barely picked up a bat since cricket shut down, but said he was in his best physical shape in years. The 30-year-old, the world's number one Test batsman, has been...

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    Bumrah seeks ‘alternative’ to saliva

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 09:57pm on June 01, 2020

    Indian paceman Jasprit Bumrah said cricket should seek an ‘alternative’ for shining the ball if the game’s governing body ban the use of saliva during the coronavirus pandemic. The International Cricket Council is likely...

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    Waqar urges Afridi, Gambhir to end social media war

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 10:00pm on June 01, 2020

    Former Pakistan star Waqar Younis has called on Shahid Afridi and Gautam Gambhir to end their social media war, and for India and Pakistan to resume playing cricket. After being fierce on-field rivals, Pakistan's Afridi and...

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    Tamim named WFP ambassador

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:36pm on June 01, 2020

    Tamim Iqbal has been appointed National Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations World Food Programme in Bangladesh, informed the organization in a press release on...

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    Young Tigers get creative to keep fit

    Samiur Rahman | Updated at 10:46pm on May 31, 2020

    Lack of equipment and resources didn’t stop Bangladesh’s World Cup winning Under-19 cricketers from carrying on their efforts to maintain fitness as the junior Tigers were using regular household items...

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    Football mourns three deaths on a day

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 10:49pm on May 31, 2020

    Bangladesh’s football fraternity lost three of its members on the same day with former national footballer SM Salahuddin Ahmed, veteran sports organiser Abdul Monem and ex-club footballer...

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    BFF, other sports Feds resume work

    | Updated at 10:57pm on May 31, 2020

    Several sports federations including Bangladesh Football Federation on Sunday resumed their offices after a break of over two months due to coronavirus pandemic.  ‘BFF will continue its office on...

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    Sri Lanka cricket team resume outdoor training

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 10:56pm on May 31, 2020

    Sri Lanka’s cricket team will resume training Monday under strict health measures after a two-and-a-half-month hiatus forced by coronavirus, the country’s governing body said. Cricket came to a halt on March 13 when the...