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Black car Bolt's only demand on Aussie football foray

AFP, Sydney :Usain Bolt might be a superstar athlete but the fastest man ever won't be getting special treatment when he arrives in Australia in his bid to become a

Neymar on the mark as PSG up and running under Tuchel

Neymar on the mark as PSG up and running under Tuchel

AFP, Paris :Neymar scored his first goal for Paris Saint-Germain since February as the French champions kicked off the new Ligue 1 season with a 3-0 defeat of Caen on

Barcelona fight back to win Spanish Supercup

Barcelona fight back to win Spanish Supercup

BSS, Tangiers :Barcelona battled back to defeat Sevilla 2-1 and win the Spanish Supercup on Sunday with French World Cup winner Ousmane Dembele hitting a sensational winner to help give

Bangladesh to play Uzbekistan tomorrow

Bangladesh will start their campaign in the 45-nation 18th Asian Games in Indonesia as their men's football team taking on Uzbekistan in the opening Group B match at the Pakansari

Vancouver snap Portland's unbeaten run with 2-1 victory

Vancouver snap Portland's unbeaten run with 2-1 victory

AP, Portland :Kei Kamara and Cristian Techera each scored for the Vancouver Whitecaps in a 2-1 Cascadia Cup victory over the Timbers on Saturday night, snapping a 15-match unbeaten streak

Bangladesh face Nepal in SAFF U-15 Women's Championship today

Bangladesh face Nepal in SAFF U-15 Women's Championship today

Motivated Bangladesh U-15 women's football team take on strong Nepal in their second and final group B match of the SAFF U-15 Women's Championship scheduled to be held today at

Choton expects best from her girls against Nepal

Choton expects best from her girls against Nepal

Bangladesh U-15 national women's team head coach Golam Robanni Choton said her girls are upbeat to give their hundred percent to win against Nepal in the SAFF U-15 Women's Championship.Bangladesh

 Secretary of Youth and Sports Affairs of Bangladesh Awami League Harun-ur-Rashid handing over a cash of Taka two lakh to the members of Fareast University Football team, the champions of the Shahjalal Islami Bank Faraaz Gold Cup Inter-University Football Tournament, at the Officers Club in the city on Saturday.

Secretary of Youth and Sports Affairs of Bangladesh Awami League Harun-ur-Rashid handing over a cash of Taka two lakh to the members of Fareast University Football team, the champions of the Shahjalal Islami Bank Faraaz Gold Cup Inter-University Football Tournament, at the Officers Club in the city on Saturday.

Girls upbeat to win against Nepal

Girls upbeat to win against Nepal

Bangladesh U-15 national women's football midfielder Nilufer Yesmeen expressed her high hope on winning their second group match against Nepal, the comparatively stronger side than Pakistan, according to a message

Manchester United's Paul Pogba (left) vies for the ball with Leicester City's Ricardo Pereira during the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester United and Leicester City at Old Trafford in Manchester, England on Friday.

Manchester United's Paul Pogba (left) vies for the ball with Leicester City's Ricardo Pereira during the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester United and Leicester City at Old Trafford in Manchester, England on Friday.

Pogba scores as Man United win Premier League opener

AP, Manchester :Jose Mourinho received an instant reward for handing Paul Pogba the captaincy when the World Cup-winning midfielder paved the way for Manchester United's 2-1 victory over Leicester as

Focus on Neymar-Mbappe partnership as PSG kick off title defence

Focus on Neymar-Mbappe partnership as PSG kick off title defence

AFP, Paris :Neymar left Barcelona for Paris Saint-Germain 12 months ago in a bid to move out of Lionel Messi's shadow and confirm his status as one of the

 K-Sports gives Taka one crore to BFF

K-Sports gives Taka one crore to BFF

Sports Reporter :K-Sports gave Taka one crore to Bangladesh Football Federation (BFF) as the company bought all rights of the Bangabandhu Gold Cup (Excepting rights of tickets). K-Sports will bear

Angel Lucena (right) of Paraguay's Libertad, fights for the ball with Wilmar Barrios (center) of Argentina's Boca Juniors, during a Copa Libertadores soccer match in Buenos Aires, Argentina on Wednesday.

Angel Lucena (right) of Paraguay's Libertad, fights for the ball with Wilmar Barrios (center) of Argentina's Boca Juniors, during a Copa Libertadores soccer match in Buenos Aires, Argentina on Wednesday.

China's Peng banned and fined for Wimbledon corruption attempt

China's former world number one doubles star Peng Shuai was banned for six months and fined $10,000 on Wednesday for attempting to force her doubles partner to withdraw from Wimbledon

Celtic held by 10-man AEK Athens

Celtic held by 10-man AEK Athens

AFP, Glasgow :Scottish champions Celtic failed to make the most of a man advantage as AEK Athens held out for a 1-1 draw in Glasgow on Wednesday to take the

Chelsea swoop for Kepa in record move

Chelsea shattered the world-record fee for a goalkeeper with an 80-million euro swoop for Athletic Bilbao's Kepa Arrizabalaga on Wednesday as the Premier League transfer window prepared to slam shut.While

Sanchez magic can lift Mourinho's mood at Man Utd

Manchester United need Alexis Sanchez to fire when they kick off their Premier League campaign against Leicester City on Friday as they seek to put a troubled pre-season behind them.United's

Bangladesh to face Pakistan in U-15 Women's SAFF opener today

Bangladesh to face Pakistan in U-15 Women's SAFF opener today

Bangladesh U-15 women's football team will start their SAFF U-15 Championship campaign as they face Pakistan U-15 girls team in one of the opening day's matches scheduled to be held

French glamour club PSG turns to China for fans… and funds

AFP, Shenzhen :After three pre-season tours in a row to the United States, French glamour club Paris Saint-Germain turned to Asia in search of new fans and business deals ahead

Liverpool's Roberto Firminho (right) scores his side's first goal of the game during the pre-season soccer match between Torino and Liverpool at Anfield, Liverpool, England on Tuesday.

Liverpool's Roberto Firminho (right) scores his side's first goal of the game during the pre-season soccer match between Torino and Liverpool at Anfield, Liverpool, England on Tuesday.

Real Madrid end US tour with 2-1 win over Roma

Real Madrid end US tour with 2-1 win over Roma

AFP, Los Angeles :Gareth Bale is serving notice that he is ready to shine without Cristiano Ronaldo, factoring in both goals as Real Madrid wrapped up their US tour with

U-15 eve football team to start SAFF campaign tomorrow

U-15 eve football team to start SAFF campaign tomorrow

Bangladesh U-15 women's football team will start their SAFF U-15 Championship campaign as they face Pakistan U-15 women's team in one of the opening day's matches scheduled to be held

Vidal hopes to win Champions League title with Barcelona

Vidal hopes to win Champions League title with Barcelona

AP, Barcelona :Unable to win the Champions League title while playing with Juventus and Bayern Munich, Arturo Vidal is looking to finally do it with Barcelona.The 31-year-old Chile midfielder was

US sports mogul Kroenke makes offer to buy Arsenal

Arsenal majority shareholder Stan Kroenke on Tuesday announced an offer to buy the entire British football club, valuing it at o1.8 billion ($2.3 billion, 2 billion euros).The American sports mogul,

Ferdinand urges Man Utd not to sell Pogba

Ferdinand urges Man Utd not to sell Pogba

Former Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand has warned the club not to sell France World Cup star Paul Pogba and instead to focus on strengthening the squad.Speculation about the midfielder's

Serena Williams struggling with "postpartum emotions"

AFP, Los Angeles :Serena Williams says she is suffering from "postpartum emotions" as the 23-time Grand Slam winner struggles to deal with juggling family life and tennis.The 36-year-old American is

France's Kevin Mayer, Britain's Tim Duckworth, Austria's Dominik Distelberger and Estonia's Karl Robert Saluri, from left, cross the line of the 100-meter event of the decathlon at the European Athletics Championships in Berlin, Germany on Tuesday.

France's Kevin Mayer, Britain's Tim Duckworth, Austria's Dominik Distelberger and Estonia's Karl Robert Saluri, from left, cross the line of the 100-meter event of the decathlon at the European Athletics Championships in Berlin, Germany on Tuesday.

Sergio Aguero double seals Community Shield for Manchester City

Sergio Aguero double seals Community Shield for Manchester City

Sergio Aguero scored both Manchester City goals as the Premier League champions beat Chelsea to win the Community Shield on a sweltering day at Wembley on Sunday.Aguero's first - his

Chicago Fire forward Alan Gordon (left) and Real Salt Lake defender Justen Glad (15) vie for the ball during an MLS soccer game in Sandy, Utah on Saturday.

Chicago Fire forward Alan Gordon (left) and Real Salt Lake defender Justen Glad (15) vie for the ball during an MLS soccer game in Sandy, Utah on Saturday.