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Sri Lanka slip to 154-5 after India make 600

Sri Lanka slip to 154-5 after India make 600

AP, Galle :Sri Lanka slipped to 154-5 and was still 446 runs behind India's huge first-innings total of 600 all out on Day 2 of the first test on Thursday.Sri

Miraz off to West Indies

Miraz off to West Indies

Sports Reporter :Magical Mehedi Hasan Miraz left the city for West Indies on Thursday to take part in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL). Miraz will play for Trinbago Knight Riders

Anamul Haque Bijoy hospitalized

Sports Reporter :Opener Anamul Haque Bijoy was hospitalized at Apollo Hospitals in the city on Wednesday. Anamul Haque went to the Emergency Department of Apollo Hospitals for check up on

Dhawan, Pujara score centuries as India end Day 1 at 399/3

Dhawan, Pujara score centuries as India end Day 1 at 399/3

Agency :India made a dream start to the first Test by scoring 399 for 3 on the first day of the match with Shikhar Dhawan and Cheteshwar Pujara scoring

World Swimming Juwel Ahmed finishes 45th among 46

Bangladesh ace swimmer Juwel Ahmed eliminated from the 100-meter backstroke of the 17th FINA World (Swimming) Championship with frustrating note as he finished overall 45th among 64 competitors in the

National Volleyball Titas Gas, PDB win

National Volleyball Titas Gas, PDB win

Two office teams-Titas Gas and Power Development Board (PDB)---won their respective matches in Shahjalal Islami Bank 28th National Men's Volleyball Championship at the Shaheed Suhrawardy National Indoor Stadium in Mirpur

Qualifier Paul rallies to oust Chung at Atlanta Open

AP, Dhaka :Qualifier Tommy Paul rallied from a set down to defeat seventh-seeded Hyeon Chung 4-6, 6-2, 6-3 in the opening round of the Atlanta Open on Monday.The win is

Russia enter 19 for athletics worlds despite doping ban

AP, Moscow :Russia plans to send 19 athletes to the track and field world championships in London next week despite its suspension from international competition for widespread doping.The 19, including

Kohli tells India to show Sri Lanka who's number one

AFP, Galle :Two years ago Virat Kohli's India started a series in Sri Lanka as the team almost anyone could beat, on Wednesday they take to the field in Galle

Masters Cricket Carnival in Cox's Bazar begins today

The 2nd version of the Walton Masters Cricket Carnival (MCC) with the participations of former famed cricketers begins at the Sheikh Kamal International Cricket Stadium in the country's tourists town

Challenge increases for Sri Lanka ahead of India series

AP, Galle :An already tough year for the Sri Lankan cricket team is about to get more challenging as it hosts India for a three-test series.The Sri Lankans were swept

Sabbir Rahman to play for Sylhet Surma Sixers in BPL

Sabbir Rahman to play for Sylhet Surma Sixers in BPL

Sports Reporter :Hard-hitter batsman Sabbir Rahman will play for Sylhet Surma Sixers in the fifth edition of Bangladesh Premier League. Sabbir is the icon player of Sylhet Surma Sixers.The fifth

Mahmudullah Riyad passes ten years in international cricket

Mahmudullah Riyad passes ten years in international cricket

Sports Reporter :Mahmudullah Riyad have passed ten years in international cricket. Riyad made his debut in an ODI against Sri Lanka on 25th July in 2007 at Colombo, the capital

Mustafiz becomes 8th icon of BPL

Mustafiz becomes 8th icon of BPL

Cutter master Mustafizur Rahman as expected became the eight and the latest addition to the list of icon players for the fifth edition of the Bangladesh Premier league (BPL) as

Aussie players reportedly mull Bangladesh boycott

Australia's senior players have voted to boycott next month's tour of Bangladesh unless their long-running pay dispute with Cricket Australia (CA) is settled before they leave, reports said Monday. Captain

Rangpur Riders recruit Mashrafe

Sports Reporter :Rangpur Riders recruited Mashrafe Bin Mortaza for the upcoming fifth edition of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL). Mashrafe Bin Mortaza has been appointed Captain of Rangpur Riders.Mashrafe signed an

Master Cricket Carnival from July 26

The Walton Masters' Cricket Carnival will begin from July 26 at two venues of the Sheikh Kamal International Cricket Stadium in Cox's Bazar. Former cricketers who have played five years

Katherine Brunt in action.

Katherine Brunt in action.

Girls power as India hail World Cup heroines

Girls power as India hail World Cup heroines

AFP, New Delhi :Where the men failed, India is hoping its female cricketers can blaze to glory when they face England in the World Cup final on Sunday.Images of

Construction of int'l cricket stadium near Padma on the cards

Bangladesh cricket is set to hog the international headlines once again as authorities concerned have already taken a step as part of the government's plan to build an international cricket

Kohli says he doesn't feel added pressure

Kohli says he doesn't feel added pressure

AP, Mumbai :Virat Kohli said Wednesday he did not feel the added pressure of captaining India as he gears up for the upcoming series in Sri Lanka with new head

Jonty Rhodes to be Fielding Consultant of Bangladesh Cricket team

Jonty Rhodes to be Fielding Consultant of Bangladesh Cricket team

Sports Reporter :Jonty Rhodes will be the Fielding Consultant of Bangladesh National Cricket team. BCB will appoint a Fielding Consultant who act beside Head Coach Chandika Hathurusingha.To improve the fielding

World Cup finalists England yet to hit peak form : Knight

World Cup finalists England yet to hit peak form : Knight

AFP, Bristol :Captain Heather Knight said England are yet to reach their best in the Women's World Cup, despite beating South Africa by two wickets at Bristol on Tuesday to

Tigresses training camp to start today

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) Women's Wing is going to organise a nine-day training camp which will start from today (Thursday) at National Cricket Academy (NCA) in Mirpur.A total of 42

Surma Sixes new team in BPL

Sports Reporter :Surma Sixes are the new team in the fifth edition of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL). A total of seven teams took part in the fourth edition of BPL.Sylhet

Root 'can't believe' Vaughan blast after South Africa shocker

Root 'can't believe' Vaughan blast after South Africa shocker

AFP, Nottingham :Joe Root was stunned by former England captain Michael Vaughan's assertion that his side had failed to respect Test cricket during their thumping 340-run defeat by South Africa

Miraz likely to leave Dhaka for West Indies on July 27

 National all rounder Mehedi Hasan Miraz is likely to leave Dhaka for West Indies on July 27 to play in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) beginning on August 4.BCB President

Heather Knight struck in her first over during the Women`s World Cup semi-final between England and South Africa at  Bristol on Tuesday.

Heather Knight struck in her first over during the Women`s World Cup semi-final between England and South Africa at Bristol on Tuesday.

Shakib's injury to take another week

Shakib Al Hasan's left ankle will take another week to heal from the injury he suffered on July 14."He will be fully fit to resume full phased activities maximum 10

Soumya wants to settle position as opener

Soumya wants to settle position as opener

Bangladesh's stylish and attacking batsman Soumya Sarkar wants to settle his position as national opening partner to Tamim Iqbal."I have a dream to continue as opening partner with Tamim bhai,"