Miscellany

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    Sherin’s journey from wushu to wrestling

    Samsul Arefin Khan | Updated at 12:05am on August 16, 2018

    The 18th edition of Asian Games in Jakarta and Palembang will be a different experience for Bangladesh wrestler Sherin Sultana, who will compete in her...

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    I don’t wanna be the new Phelps: Dressel

    Agence France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 12:05am on August 13, 2018

    American Caeleb Dressel is making swimming sexy again and has been described as the ‘Usain Bolt of the pool’ -- just don’t call him the...

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    NBA star Gasol makes quiet visit to Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 09, 2018

    Spanish basketball superstar Pau Gasol quietly visited Bangladesh this week as a goodwill ambassador of UNICEF and paid visits to several Rohingya camps in Cox’s...

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    Big contingent but small hopes

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 09, 2018

    Bangladesh will send one of its largest ever contingent for the forthcoming Asian Games, to be held in Indonesian cities of Jakarta and Palembang, with...

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    Key but no flat nor rent for athletes

    Sudipta Ananda | Updated at 12:05am on August 04, 2018

    Bureaucratic tangle in different government authorities has put three national athletes in deep trouble as they were deprived of house rent despite being promised....

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    Lampard, Bielsa add star quality

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:05am on August 03, 2018

    Marcelo Bielsa and Frank Lampard bring a touch of star quality to the English Championship but face a stiff task to restore the lustre of...

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    Bangladesh rugby trying to rise from infancy

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 03, 2018

    Not too many sports have got the advantage that rugby has as it can be played throughout the year, even on a muddy field and...

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    Quantum champs in handball league

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:16pm on July 31, 2018

    Quantum Foundation clinched their maiden Premier Handball League title when they beat Old Ideals by 40-15 goals in their final league match at the National...

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    Bangladesh wins bronze in Int’l Physics Olympiad

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 11:59am on July 29, 2018

    Bangladesh has won four bronze medals in International Physics Olympiad (IPhO) - 2018. A total of 447 students from 87 countries took part in the...

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    Zahir, Sohagi win 200m sprints

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on July 29, 2018

    Zahir Raihan of BKSP emerged as the new champion in the men’s 200-metre sprint event at the 14th National Summer Athletics Championship that ended at...

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