Miscellany

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    Asia Cup hockey set for low-key opener

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:13am on October 11, 2017

    The much-awaited 10th edition of Men’s Asia Cup Hockey will get underway today in Dhaka in a low-key manner after the Asian Hockey Federation refused...

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    Hosts ready for mighty Pakistan

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on October 11, 2017

    The curtain on the 10th Men’s Asia Cup Hockey rises today with hosts Bangladesh facing mighty Pakistan in the second match of the day under...

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    All set for Asia Cup hockey

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on October 10, 2017

    All eight participating teams of the 10th Men’s Asia Cup Hockey hoped to produce their best in the tournament, which is scheduled to get underway...

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    I told Piru it’s your liberation war- Chaklader

    | Updated at 12:05am on October 09, 2017

    At present hockey is struggling to attract spectators but when we played 40,000 came to watch our game. Now cricket overtook us. Thousands of people...

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    Coach unhappy with performance

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on October 09, 2017

    Bangladesh defeated Japan by 2-1 in their only warm-up match before Asia Cup hockey on Friday, though the performance of the home side in the...

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    Tisha could never pass the ball to me – Kismat

    | Updated at 12:05am on October 08, 2017

    Kamrul Islam Kismat, a member of Bangladesh squad for 1985 Asia Cup hockey, is regarded as one of the great players of Bangladesh’s golden generation....

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    AHF sees no problem in security plan

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on October 07, 2017

    The representative of Asian Hockey Federation on Friday expressed her satisfaction over Bangladesh’s security plan during the forthcoming Asia Cup in Dhaka but insisted that...

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    Hosts promise to give their best

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:01am on October 06, 2017

    Bangladesh national hockey team claimed on Thursday that they were ready to give their best in the forthcoming 10th Men’s Asia Cup Hockey, scheduled to...

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    Ignorant BHF caught off-guard by Sarwar ban

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on October 06, 2017

    Bangladesh national hockey team suffered a blow when International Hockey Federation confirmed that midfielder Sarwar Hossain would not be allowed to participate in the forthcoming...

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    ‘Last-minute goal against Pakistan left us in tears’

    | Updated at 12:05am on October 05, 2017

    Q: Asia Cup returned in the city after 32 years. How is your feeling? Jamil: I’m really excited. We played some 32 years ago and...

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