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    Lankan Thangaraja takes solo lead

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:07am on March 23, 2018

    Sri Lankan N Thangaraja took a solo lead in the second round of the Tk 50 lakh second City Bank American Express Chittagong Open with a flawless five-under-par 67 at the Bhatiary Golf & Country Club on Thursday...

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    SA Archery set to resume after 10 yrs

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:04am on March 23, 2018

    The third edition of the South Asian Archery Championships will begin at the BKSP after 10-year gap on Saturday...

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    Mahmud backs Walsh as head coach

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:03am on March 23, 2018

    Former Bangladesh captain Khaled Mahmud said on Thursday that he would prescribe Caribbean fast bowling great Courtney Walsh to continue as head coach of the national side after a decent job in recent Nidahas Trophy...

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    Youth Games hailed as success

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on March 23, 2018

    The Bangladesh Olympic Association on Thursday hailed the recently concluded inaugural edition of Bangladesh Youth Games, adding that they would continue the endeavour in future in order to find some raw talents...

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    India denies visa to B’desh footballers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on March 23, 2018

    Bangladesh’s women footballers Sabina Khatun and Krishna Rani Sarker have been deprived of a chance to participate in opening round of the Indian Women’s Football League as the High Commission of India in Dhaka refused to grant visas for them....

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    Utd still flex most social media muscle

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:05am on March 22, 2018

    Manchester United are trailing Manchester City this season on the pitch but are peerless when it comes to their social media muscle, according to a report published this week...

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    Ivory Coast have ‘no news’ of absent Yaya Toure

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 12:05am on March 22, 2018

    Ivory Coast’s Football Federation (FIF) on Tuesday said it had ‘no news’ of the whereabouts of star midfielder Yaya Toure, who did not turn up for training in France ahead of upcoming friendlies.

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    Better late than never for Alonso after Spain call-up

    Reuters . Madrid | Updated at 12:05am on March 22, 2018

    Marcos Alonso is keen to prove himself at international level after the Chelsea defender earned his first senior Spain call-up for the upcoming friendlies against Germany and Argentina...

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    WI reach World Cup with controversial win

    Agence France-Presse . Harare | Updated at 12:05am on March 22, 2018

    The West Indies snatched a spot at next year’s World Cup by edging to a five-run victory over Scotland on DLS method in Harare on Wednesday...

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    Captains clash over Rabada decision

    Agence France-Presse . Cape Town | Updated at 12:05am on March 22, 2018

    South African captain Faf du Plessis on Wednesday hit back at his Australian counterpart Steve Smith’s criticism of the decision to overturn a ban on South African fast bowler Kagiso Rabada...