Miscellany

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    Female coach for girls recommended

    Wahid Ullah Bakul | Updated at 12:00am on February 11, 2019

    The probe body, set up by the National Sports Council to investigate the rape allegation of a teenage weightlifter, recommended the sports federations to employ...

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    Bolt lights up Super Bowl with sizzling sprint

    Reuters . Atlanta | Updated at 12:00am on February 04, 2019

    Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt might have caught the eye of a few NFL coaches when he stepped off the street and equalled the combine...

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    Zahir sprints into 200m gold

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on January 27, 2019

    Zahir Rayhan stole the show for the second successive day when the Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Protisthan athlete emerged champion in the men’s 200-metre sprint event...

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    Zahir breaks 32-year old record

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on January 26, 2019

    Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Protisthan athlete Zahir Rayhan broke a 32-year long record in the 400-metre race when he clocked 46.86 seconds to secure gold medal...

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    Ismail, Shirin set new records

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on January 25, 2019

    Ismail Hossain and Shirin Akther of Bangladesh Navy emerged fastest man and woman of the country by winning their respective 100-metre sprint events in the...

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    Bolt worried about Jamaica future

    Reuters . Kingston | Updated at 12:00am on January 23, 2019

    Sprint great Usain Bolt said on Monday the current generation of Jamaican athletes had it too easy and that they were not working hard enough...

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    Be passionate or quit - sports chiefs told

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on January 17, 2019

    State minister for youth and sports, Zahid Ahsan Russell, on Wednesday urged all the federation chiefs to be more passionate for the development of country’s...

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    New state minister for sports vows to end corruption

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on January 09, 2019

    New state minister for youth and sports and chairman of the National Sports Council, Zahid Ahsan Russell, on Tuesday promised to clean up corruption from...

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    Bangladesh shuttlers prefer money over training

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on January 08, 2019

    Bangladesh’s shuttlers have often complained about the absence of a quality foreign coach, but when they got one finally they took no time turn their...

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    Bangladesh mulls women’s bodybuilding tournament

    Wahid Ullah Bakul | Updated at 12:00am on January 04, 2019

    In a ground-breaking move, Bangladesh Bodybuilding Federation said on Thursday it was considering unveiling a national level Women’s Physique [Women’s bodybuilding] competition in Dhaka in...

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