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    Embattled Sri Lanka hope for WC miracle

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:00am on May 24, 2019

    Sri Lanka go into the World Cup with low expectations after losing eight of their last nine one-day matches and led by a captain who...

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    Footballers leave for Thailand

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on May 24, 2019

    A 31-member Bangladesh national football team will leave for Thailand today to take part in a 10-day long preparation camp ahead of crucial joint qualifiers...

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    Big wins for Kings, Abahani

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on May 24, 2019

    Table-toppers Bashundhara Kings continued their winning spree in the Bangladesh Premier League when they beat NoFel Sporting Club by 3-1 goals at the Shaheed Bulu...

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    T20 kings Windies seek to make fresh mark

    Agence France-Presse . St John’s | Updated at 12:00am on May 24, 2019

    Can the West Indies take the form that has made them such a potent force in Twenty20 cricket into the World Cup?That is the question...

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    Afif elated by CPL call up

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:01am on May 24, 2019

    Rookie Bangladesh cricketer Afif Hossain on Thursday said that he was ecstatic after getting a chance to play in the forthcoming Caribbean Premier League, scheduled...

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    FIFA drops plans for 48-team 2022 WC

    Agence France-Presse . Lausanne | Updated at 12:02am on May 24, 2019

    FIFA shelved a proposed expansion of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to 48 teams on Wednesday, dealing a blow to the world football body’s...

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    Dhoni best suited at No 5 for India: Sachin

    Reuters . New Delhi | Updated at 12:05am on May 24, 2019

    India need to space out their experienced batsmen at the World Cup in England and veteran Mahendra Singh Dhoni is best suited at number five,...

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    Bangladesh drawn with Japan, Australia

    New Age | Updated at 12:06am on May 24, 2019

    Bangladesh have been drawn along with three-time champions Japan, Australia and hosts Thailand in Group A in the final round of AFC U-16 Women’s Championship,...