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Korean teen sensation wins Panasonic Open

Korean teen sensation wins Panasonic Open

AFP, Gurgaon :Korean teenager Joohyung Kim on Sunday become the second-youngest winner on the Asian Tour when he won the shortened Panasonic Open in India by one stroke ahead of

Record attendance at women's soccer game in Brazil

Brazilian women's soccer set an attendance record on Saturday with more than 28,000 fans at the Arena Corinthians stadium to watch the second leg of the Sao Paulo state championship

The Netherlands' Thomas Krol (center) winner of the men's 1000 meters race celebrates on the podium with second placed China's Zhongyan Ning (left) and the Netherlands' Kjeld Nuis during the speed skating World Cup at the     Minsk ice arena in Minsk, Belarus on Saturday.

The Netherlands' Thomas Krol (center) winner of the men's 1000 meters race celebrates on the podium with second placed China's Zhongyan Ning (left) and the Netherlands' Kjeld Nuis during the speed skating World Cup at the Minsk ice arena in Minsk, Belarus on Saturday.

Thiem dethrones Zverev to set up London final against Tsitsipas

Thiem dethrones Zverev to set up London final against Tsitsipas

Dominic Thiem beat defending champion Alexander Zverev on Saturday to join Roger Federer's conqueror Stefanos Tsitsipas in the final of the ATP Finals in London.The Austrian fifth seed saw off

President of Bangladesh Archery Federation Lieutenant General (Retd) Md Mainul Islam speaking as the chief guest at the opening ceremony of the Teer 3rd National Youth Archery Championship at Shaheed Ahsan Ullah Master Stadium in Tongi, Gazipur on Saturday.

President of Bangladesh Archery Federation Lieutenant General (Retd) Md Mainul Islam speaking as the chief guest at the opening ceremony of the Teer 3rd National Youth Archery Championship at Shaheed Ahsan Ullah Master Stadium in Tongi, Gazipur on Saturday.

Hoeness steps down at Bayern, Flick to stay on for rest of 2019

After 40 years in charge, Uli Hoeness fought back tears as he officially stepped down as Bayern Munich president on Friday, when it was also confirmed interim coach Hansi Flick

Nadal bows out on top of the world

Nadal bows out on top of the world

Rafael Nadal was unable to crown his season with a first ATP Finals title but he ends it as world number one and with a chance to lead Spain to

England management hopeful of Anderson being fit for South Africa Tests

England fast bowler James Anderson, who hasn't played a Test since sustaining a calf strain during the first Ashes Test at Edgbaston in August this year, is expected to return

Joe Denly on track for Test return with fighting fifty

England batsman Joe Denly smashed a brilliant fifty in the final warm-up match against New Zealand A and quashed all the concerns over his fitness, leading up to the Test

Ex-Arsenal star Henry to coach Montreal Impact

Ex-Arsenal star Henry to coach Montreal Impact

Agency :Former Arsenal star Thierry Henry was Thursday appointed coach at MLS franchise Montreal Impact on a two-year contract as he gets a new chance of management after a

Simon Taufel urges cricket administrators to support umpires

Retired Australian umpire Simon Taufel on Thursday urged cricket administrators across the globe to lend support to umpires, just like the players, by having people in administration as well

Disputed Western Sahara becomes kitesurfing hotspot

Disputed Western Sahara becomes kitesurfing hotspot

Agency :In the heart of disputed Western Sahara, a former garrison town has become an unlikely tourist magnet after kitesurfers discovered the windswept desert coast was perfect for their

Manager of Administration and Education Affairs of Milestone School and College Rifat Alam (left) with a winner of the Annual Sports Competition of Milestone School and College at Diabari College Campus in the city's Uttara resently. Rifat Alam distributed the prizes among the winners as the chief guest.

Manager of Administration and Education Affairs of Milestone School and College Rifat Alam (left) with a winner of the Annual Sports Competition of Milestone School and College at Diabari College Campus in the city's Uttara resently. Rifat Alam distributed the prizes among the winners as the chief guest.

Wenger ends Bayern rumours after being named FIFA's           development chief

Wenger ends Bayern rumours after being named FIFA's development chief

Former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger returned to football on Wednesday after being named FIFA's chief of global football development, ending any chance of a move to managerless Bayern Munich.FIFA said

Bangladesh in semifinal of Junior World Cup Kabaddi

Bangladesh junior kabaddi team moved to the semifinal of the 1st Junior World Cup Kabaddi Championship (boys) beating Thailand by 62-37 points in the quarterfinal match held on Thursday at

New York Knicks' Taj Gibson (67) pressures Chicago Bulls' Wendell Carter Jr. during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Chicago on Tuesday.

New York Knicks' Taj Gibson (67) pressures Chicago Bulls' Wendell Carter Jr. during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Chicago on Tuesday.

Sibley, Crawley hit tons as England warm up for Tests

Dom Sibley and Zac Crawley staked their claims for England Test debuts with unbeaten centuries in their first warm-up match in New Zealand, which ended in a draw in Whangarei

Spain's record scorer striker Villa retires after 19-year career

Spain's record scorer striker Villa retires after 19-year career

Star striker David Villa, Spain's top goalscorer, Wednesday announced he will retire next month, ending a glittering career in which he won the World Cup, European Championships and Champions League.The

Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell (45) shoots as Brooklyn Nets guard Garrett Temple (17) defends in the first half during an NBA basketball game in Salt Lake City on Tuesday.

Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell (45) shoots as Brooklyn Nets guard Garrett Temple (17) defends in the first half during an NBA basketball game in Salt Lake City on Tuesday.

Thiem into ATP Finals semis as Djokovic and Federer face shootout

Thiem into ATP Finals semis as Djokovic and Federer face shootout

Dominic Thiem produced a scintillating display of attacking tennis to beat Novak Djokovic and qualify for the last four at the ATP Finals on Tuesday, leaving the Serbian facing a

Woods to play upgraded Genesis Invitational Tournament

Woods to play upgraded Genesis Invitational Tournament

AFP, Los Angeles :Tiger Woods confirmed on Tuesday he will play in next year's Genesis Invitational tournament in Los Angeles as the event showcases its elevated status for the first

Utah Jazz forward Jeff Green (22) knocks the ball from Golden State Warriors forward Eric Paschall (7) in the first half of an NBA basketball game in San Francisco on  Monday.

Utah Jazz forward Jeff Green (22) knocks the ball from Golden State Warriors forward Eric Paschall (7) in the first half of an NBA basketball game in San Francisco on Monday.

Premier League sharpshooters in Africa as CAN qualifying begins

English Premier League sharpshooters Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah flew to Africa this week, seeking goals as 2021 Cup of Nations (CAN) qualifying kicks off. New Arsenal captain

Nadal loses ATP Finals opener to Zverev as Tsitsipas triumphs

Nadal loses ATP Finals opener to Zverev as Tsitsipas triumphs

Rafael Nadal refused to make excuses after being outplayed by defending champion Alexander Zverev at the ATP Finals on Monday as Stefanos Tsitsipas got his campaign off to a flying

Mister Bangladesh Robin poses with his silver medal, award and certificate after he becoming second in the 60 kg category of IFBB 73rd World Bodybuilding Championship at Zayed Sports Complex in Al-Fujairah, United Arab Emirates recently.

Mister Bangladesh Robin poses with his silver medal, award and certificate after he becoming second in the 60 kg category of IFBB 73rd World Bodybuilding Championship at Zayed Sports Complex in Al-Fujairah, United Arab Emirates recently.

Coach Li Sun (3rd left) and players of team China pose on the podium during the awarding ceremony after the the women's final between China and Japan at the 2019 ITTF Team World Cup in Tokyo, Japan on Sunday.

Coach Li Sun (3rd left) and players of team China pose on the podium during the awarding ceremony after the the women's final between China and Japan at the 2019 ITTF Team World Cup in Tokyo, Japan on Sunday.

Bangladesh meet Nepal in Bangamata Women's Volleyball today

Bangladesh women's volleyball team will face Nepal in their crucial third match of the 1st Bangamata Asian Senior Women's Central Zone International Volleyball Championship scheduled to be held today at

Federer faces early exit at ATP Finals after Thiem defeat

Federer faces early exit at ATP Finals after Thiem defeat

Roger Federer faces an uphill task to qualify for the last four of the ATP Finals after a 7-5, 7-5 defeat to Dominic Thiem in his tournament opener on Sunday.The

Traore out of Spain squad

Traore out of Spain squad

Wolves winger Adama Traore was forced to withdraw from the Spain squad with injury on Sunday just one day after receiving his maiden international call-up.He was drafted in as a

Djokovic eases past Berrettini in opening match at ATP Finals

Djokovic eases past Berrettini in opening match at ATP Finals

World number two Novak Djokovic from Serbia vanquished Italian Matteo Berrettini 6-2, 6-1, winning the opening match at the ATP World Tour Finals here on Sunday.Djokovic, 32, had never played