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DC of Patuakhali District Dr Masumur Rahman handing over the trophy to Patuakhali Sadar Upazila Football team, which emerged as the champions of the district level of the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman National Gold Cup Football (Under-17) Tournament at Advocate Abul Kashem Stadium in Patuakhali on Tuesday.

DC of Patuakhali District Dr Masumur Rahman handing over the trophy to Patuakhali Sadar Upazila Football team, which emerged as the champions of the district level of the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman National Gold Cup Football (Under-17) Tournament at Advocate Abul Kashem Stadium in Patuakhali on Tuesday.

Members of Narail District team, the champions of the Inter-District Women's Handball Competition with the chief guest Secretary of Youth and Sports Affairs of Bangladesh Awami League Harun-ur-Rashid and the other guests and officials of Bangladesh Women's Sports Federation pose for a photo session at the Sultana Kamal Women's Sports Complex in the city's Dhanmondi on Tuesday.

Members of Narail District team, the champions of the Inter-District Women's Handball Competition with the chief guest Secretary of Youth and Sports Affairs of Bangladesh Awami League Harun-ur-Rashid and the other guests and officials of Bangladesh Women's Sports Federation pose for a photo session at the Sultana Kamal Women's Sports Complex in the city's Dhanmondi on Tuesday.

Maradona makes Mexico debut with 4-1 win

AFP, Culiacan :Diego Maradona won big in his Mexican coaching debut Monday, as the Argentine legend's new club, Dorados, routed fellow second-division side Cafetaleros 4-1.Maradona has raised eyebrows with his

Wilshere faces spell on sidelines after ankle surgery

West Ham midfielder Jack Wilshere is facing a spell on the sidelines after undergoing ankle surgery, the Premier League club have announced.Wilshere, 26, had an operation on Monday after missing

Argentina's Facundo Conte (left) and teammate Alexis Gonzalez celebrate during the Men's World Championships' volleyball match between Argentina and Slovenia, in Florence, Italy on Monday.

Argentina's Facundo Conte (left) and teammate Alexis Gonzalez celebrate during the Men's World Championships' volleyball match between Argentina and Slovenia, in Florence, Italy on Monday.

Chairman of the Tournament Committee (Boys' Division) of the Polar Ice Cream 25th School Handball (Boys' & Girls') Tournament Golam Habib addressing a press conference at the office room in Bangladesh Handball Federation on Tuesday.

Chairman of the Tournament Committee (Boys' Division) of the Polar Ice Cream 25th School Handball (Boys' & Girls') Tournament Golam Habib addressing a press conference at the office room in Bangladesh Handball Federation on Tuesday.

Australian cricket needs Smith back, says Waugh

Australian cricket needs disgraced ex-captain Steve Smith and he is likely to be welcomed back with open arms, former skipper Steve Waugh forecast Tuesday, although it might be tougher for

Chairman of Shahjalal Islami Bank Limited Akkas Uddin Mollah, the chief guest, UNO of Nawabganj Upazila Md Tofazzal Hossain, the special guest watching the final of the Upazila Level Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman National Gold Cup (Under-17) Football Tournament at Dohar-Nawabganj Government College ground recently. Jontrial Union Football team emerged as the champions of the meet. After the final match, the invited guests distributed the prizes among the winners.

Chairman of Shahjalal Islami Bank Limited Akkas Uddin Mollah, the chief guest, UNO of Nawabganj Upazila Md Tofazzal Hossain, the special guest watching the final of the Upazila Level Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman National Gold Cup (Under-17) Football Tournament at Dohar-Nawabganj Government College ground recently. Jontrial Union Football team emerged as the champions of the meet. After the final match, the invited guests distributed the prizes among the winners.

Nikolic scores 2 goals, Fire beat last-place Orlando 4-0

AP, Bridgeview :Nemanja Nikolic scored twice, reaching eight goals in nine games, and the Chicago Fire beat last-place Orlando City 4-0 on Sunday.Chicago (7-15-6) won for the second time in

Champions League return offers Salah stage to dispel second-season struggles

AFP, Liverpool :Mohamed Salah outshone Neymar and Kylian Mbappe on the Champions League stage last season, but as Paris Saint-Germain's star duo head to Anfield on Tuesday seeking to make

A moment of the match of the Asian Volleyball Challenge Cup between Bangladesh and Mongolia at Colombo in Sri Lanka on Monday. Bangladesh won the match by 3-1 sets.

A moment of the match of the Asian Volleyball Challenge Cup between Bangladesh and Mongolia at Colombo in Sri Lanka on Monday. Bangladesh won the match by 3-1 sets.

Jimenez's goal for Wolves leaves Burnley winless

AFP, Wolverhampton :Raul Jimenez scored the only goal of the game as newly-promoted Wolverhampton Wanderers continued their impressive start to the Premier League season with a 1-0 win at home

Spurs face crunch time in bid to shed nearly-men label

Tottenham open their Champions League campaign at Inter Milan on Tuesday bidding to banish the growing belief that they lack the steel to win major silverware.Packed with dynamic young stars

Japan's Osaka blames US Open tears on 'notorious' nerves

Japan's Osaka blames US Open tears on 'notorious' nerves

AFP, Tokyo :Naomi Osaka has put her US Open tears down to shredded nerves and her natural awkwardness, rather than the tantrum thrown by Serena Williams that overshadowed a historic

Kenyan marathon master Kipchoge smashes world record

Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge set a new marathon world record in Berlin on Sunday, smashing the previous best as he clocked 2hr 1min 39sec.The 33-year-old Olympic champion, aided by a string

The winners of the VIP Sports & Fitness BABF Men's Volleyball Championship with the President of Bangladesh Bodybuilding Federation Major General (Retd) Subid Ali Bhuiyan and the guest and official of Bangladesh Bodybuilding Federation pose for a photo session at the Auditorium of National Sports Council on Sunday.

The winners of the VIP Sports & Fitness BABF Men's Volleyball Championship with the President of Bangladesh Bodybuilding Federation Major General (Retd) Subid Ali Bhuiyan and the guest and official of Bangladesh Bodybuilding Federation pose for a photo session at the Auditorium of National Sports Council on Sunday.

Zlatan happy to make Toronto his 500th goal victim

Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic made history on Saturday, scoring his 500th career goal in stunning fashion, but it wasn't enough to lift the Los Angeles Galaxy to a win over

A scene from the theme song launching ceremony of the Bangabandhu Gold Cup International Football Tournament, at the conference room in Bangladesh Football Federation House on Sunday. Minister for Cultural Affairs Asaduzzaman Noor was the chief guest on the occasion.

A scene from the theme song launching ceremony of the Bangabandhu Gold Cup International Football Tournament, at the conference room in Bangladesh Football Federation House on Sunday. Minister for Cultural Affairs Asaduzzaman Noor was the chief guest on the occasion.

Male tennis players punished more than women

Male tennis players punished more than women

AFP, Los Angeles :Male tennis players are almost three times more likely to be fined for losing their temper and smashing racquets than their female counterparts, The New York Times

Ireland's Monika Dukarska (left) and Aileen Crowley compete in the final of the Women's Double Skulls at the World Rowing Championships in Plovdiv, Bulgaria on Sunday.

Ireland's Monika Dukarska (left) and Aileen Crowley compete in the final of the Women's Double Skulls at the World Rowing Championships in Plovdiv, Bulgaria on Sunday.

Bangladeshi supporters cleaning the galleries of the Dubai International Cricket Stadium for the spectators who arrived at the galleries to watch the opening match of the Asia Cup between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka on Saturday.

Bangladeshi supporters cleaning the galleries of the Dubai International Cricket Stadium for the spectators who arrived at the galleries to watch the opening match of the Asia Cup between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka on Saturday.

Momota wins Japan badminton title

AFP, Tokyo :Japan's Kento Momota outgunned Thai rival Khosit Phetpradab 21-14, 21-11 in a one-sided final to capture the Japan Open badminton title on Sunday.The 24-year-old sank to his knees

Thiemo de Bakker of the Netherlands returns a shot from Milos Raonic of Canada, in Davis Cup tennis match action in Toronto on Friday.

Thiemo de Bakker of the Netherlands returns a shot from Milos Raonic of Canada, in Davis Cup tennis match action in Toronto on Friday.

Georgia Hall two shots back as rookie Maria Torres shares lead

British Open champion Georgia Hall carded a second successive three-under 68 to sit two shots off the lead at the halfway stage of the Evian Masters.The 22-year-old world number eight

World champion Momota reaches Japan Open final

AFP, Tokyo :Kento Momota defeated first seed Viktor Axelsen to secure a Japan Open final berth on Saturday, with the reigning world champion dominating an aggressive game 21-18, 21-11.Momota's victory

WADA to reinstate Russia after doping suspension

AFP, Montreal :The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has been given the green light to lift its ban on Russia's drug-tainted testingauthority after a recommendation from investigators, the global doping watchdog

Mourinho 'in the dark' over Raiola's plans for Pogba

Mourinho 'in the dark' over Raiola's plans for Pogba

AFP, Manchester :Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has claimed he is "in the dark" over Paul Pogba's outspoken agent Mino Raiola's intentions for the French World Cup winner.The United manager

Pair's first place finishers Ashley Cain and Timothy Leduc (center) of the United States, shares the podium with second place finishers Audrey Lu and Misha Mitrofanov (left) of the United States and third place finishers Ekaterina Alexandrovskaya and Harley Windsor of Australia, at the U.S. International Figure Skating Classic on Friday in Salt Lake City.

Pair's first place finishers Ashley Cain and Timothy Leduc (center) of the United States, shares the podium with second place finishers Audrey Lu and Misha Mitrofanov (left) of the United States and third place finishers Ekaterina Alexandrovskaya and Harley Windsor of Australia, at the U.S. International Figure Skating Classic on Friday in Salt Lake City.

Serena Williams talks fashion, not fouls at Las Vegas event

Serena Williams talks fashion, not fouls at Las Vegas event

AP, Las Vegas :Serena Williams talked about her fashion business and her family, but not tennis fouls during a Friday appearance before a business trade group in Las Vegas.The 23-time

Birmingham denied by Baggies in Midlands derby draw

Birmingham City were left waiting for their first win in the second-tier English Championship this season after being held to a 1-1 draw at home to West Midlands rivals West