Miscellany

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    Springboks reach third Rugby World Cup final

    Reuters . Yokohama | Updated at 11:10pm on October 27, 2019

    Springboks flyhalf Handre Pollard kicked a penalty four minutes from time to send South Africa into their third Rugby World Cup final with a 19-16...

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    Four new records on final day 

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:51pm on October 26, 2019

    BKSP’s Sumayia Dewan clinched gold in the Under-17 girl’s 100m sprint event with record timing as three more records were made on the second and...

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    Samiul, Sonia win 100m sprints

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 10:24pm on October 25, 2019

    Samiul Islam of Khulna division and Sonia Akter of BKSP bagged gold medals in the boy’s and girl’s 100-metre sprint events respectively in the 35th...

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    PM hands over flats to 3 gold medallists

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:14pm on October 24, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday handed over the documents of apartment to three gold medalists of 2016 SA Games – Mahfuza Khatun Shila, Mabia...

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    Japanese swimming coach quits

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 22, 2019

    Bangladesh Swimming Federation’s Japanese coach Takeo Inoki abruptly left his post on Sunday accusing local coaches and officials of physically abusing and harassing the...

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    ‘Best ever’ Biles hails record 25 world medals

    AFP | Updated at 12:00am on October 15, 2019

    US gymnastics star Simone Biles won her fifth gold medal in the women’s floor final Sunday to conclude her ‘best ever’ world championships and take...

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    Hockey hurts just like football, says Petr Cech

    Agnece France-Presse . Prague | Updated at 12:14am on October 13, 2019

    Facing his first-ever ice hockey game in Britain’s fourth-tier competition, former Chelsea and Arsenal keeper Petr Cech insists there are few differences between the two...

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    Biles wins 16th world title

    Agence France-Presse . Stuttgart | Updated at 12:00am on October 12, 2019

    US gymnastics superstar Simone Biles admitted being bewildered by her own success after claiming a record-extending 16th world championship gold medal and fifth all-around title...

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    Biles rewrites gymnastics history

    Reuters . Stuttgart | Updated at 12:00am on October 09, 2019

    The United States women cruised to their fifth consecutive title in the teams finals at the gymnastics world championships in Stuttgart on Tuesday, with Simone...

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    China TV drops NBA games

    | Updated at 10:53pm on October 08, 2019

    Chinese state television said on Tuesday it would not air NBA exhibition games played in the country this week, heaping pressure on the US basketball...

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