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Deputy Commissioner of Dhaka District Tofazzal Hossain Mia (centre) speaking at the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Wari Club at the Auditorium in Wari Club on Saturday.

Deputy Commissioner of Dhaka District Tofazzal Hossain Mia (centre) speaking at the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Wari Club at the Auditorium in Wari Club on Saturday.

Members of BGB, the champions of the EXIM Bank 28th National Handball Competition with the guests and officials of Bangladesh Handball Federation pose for a photo session at the Shaheed (Captain) M Mansur Ali National Handball Stadium on Saturday. BGB defeated Bangladesh Police by 25-17 goals in the final. Bangladesh Police finished runners-up in the meet.

Members of BGB, the champions of the EXIM Bank 28th National Handball Competition with the guests and officials of Bangladesh Handball Federation pose for a photo session at the Shaheed (Captain) M Mansur Ali National Handball Stadium on Saturday. BGB defeated Bangladesh Police by 25-17 goals in the final. Bangladesh Police finished runners-up in the meet.

Chess stars neck and neck at mid-point of world championship

Three-time defending champion Magnus Carlsen was neck and neck with American Fabiano Caruana after eking out a draw in their sixth world championship game on Friday. "I made many mistakes,"

La Liga takes case for regular-season game in USA to fans

Agency :In the face of growing opposition, La Liga pleaded its case to stage a regular-season match in the United States to the fans on Thursday, wrapping the front

A moment of the match of the EXIM Bank 28th National Men's Handball Championship between BGB and Bandarban District team at the Shaheed (Captain) M Mansur Ali National Handball Stadium on Friday.

A moment of the match of the EXIM Bank 28th National Men's Handball Championship between BGB and Bandarban District team at the Shaheed (Captain) M Mansur Ali National Handball Stadium on Friday.

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France aim to avoid another Puma mauling

AFP, Paris :France welcome Argentina to Lille on Saturday seeking to avoid an 11th defeat by the Pumas since the turn of the century.As bogey teams go, Argentina give

Assistant Chief of Naval Staff (Material) Rear Admiral M Shafiul Azam giving away trophy to Bangladesh Navy team, who clinched Inter-Service Basketball title at BAF Base Bangabandhu in the city's Kurmitola on Thursday.

Assistant Chief of Naval Staff (Material) Rear Admiral M Shafiul Azam giving away trophy to Bangladesh Navy team, who clinched Inter-Service Basketball title at BAF Base Bangabandhu in the city's Kurmitola on Thursday.

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Youngmen's Club, the champions of the Walton 5th Men's Beach Football Tournament with the guests and officials of Cox's Bazar District Sports Association pose for a photo session at the Suganda Point in Cax's Bazar Sea Beach on Thursday.

Youngmen's Club, the champions of the Walton 5th Men's Beach Football Tournament with the guests and officials of Cox's Bazar District Sports Association pose for a photo session at the Suganda Point in Cax's Bazar Sea Beach on Thursday.

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New York Knicks forward Kevin Knox (20) drives to the basket around Oklahoma City Thunder guard Terrance Ferguson (23) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City, Wednesday.

New York Knicks forward Kevin Knox (20) drives to the basket around Oklahoma City Thunder guard Terrance Ferguson (23) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City, Wednesday.

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Djokovic overcomes illness to progress at ATP Finals

Djokovic overcomes illness to progress at ATP Finals

AP, London :Novak Djokovic overcame an illness - and Alexander Zverev - to advance to the last four of the ATP Finals.Using a tissue to blow his nose between

Ganguly suggests defensive combination for Australia Tests

Ganguly suggests defensive combination for Australia Tests

Agency :Former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly suggests a different combination that comes under defensive mode for the forthcoming Test series against Australia in Australia.India are all set to tour

Man City defender Mendy sidelined after knee surgery

Manchester City defender Benjamin Mendy is set for a spell on the sidelines after                      undergoing surgery to repair cartilage in his left knee. The 24-year-old, a World Cup winner

Mohammad Mithun (left) of Bangladesh plays a shot while wicketkeeper Regis Chakabva of Zimbabwe looks on during the fourth day play of the second Test between Bangladesh and Zimbabwe at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in the city's Mirpur on Wednesday.

Mohammad Mithun (left) of Bangladesh plays a shot while wicketkeeper Regis Chakabva of Zimbabwe looks on during the fourth day play of the second Test between Bangladesh and Zimbabwe at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in the city's Mirpur on Wednesday.

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Rooney excited to see what  `fearless` England are capable of

Rooney excited to see what `fearless` England are capable of

AFP, Burton-On-Trent :Wayne Rooney will make his final farewell as England's greatest ever goalscorer in a friendly against the United States on Thursday, but is excited at what a

AFC warns Iran over government interference in football

AFP, Kuala Lumpur :The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has warned Iran they could face sanctions ahead of January's Asian Cup over government interference in their national football association.It follows

Resurgent Kuchar still on 'a big high' after mad dash Down Under

AFP, Sydney :Matt Kuchar said he was still on a high after his first PGA Tour win in four years and expected to be in the hunt again after

Calgary 2026 Olympic bid in peril after public say 'No'

AFP, Ottawa :Calgary's bid to stage the 2026 Winter Olympics suffered a crushing blow on Tuesday as residents of the Canadian city voted overwhelmingly against hosting the games, early

Charlotte Hornets' Jeremy Lamb (3) drives against Cleveland Cavaliers' Jordan Clarkson (8) in the second half of an NBA basketball game in Cleveland on Tuesday. The Cavaliers won 113-89.

Charlotte Hornets' Jeremy Lamb (3) drives against Cleveland Cavaliers' Jordan Clarkson (8) in the second half of an NBA basketball game in Cleveland on Tuesday. The Cavaliers won 113-89.

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Panama's Hilary Jaen (left) and Argentina's Eliana Stabile fight for the ball during the second leg play off qualifying soccer match for the Women's World Cup 2019 at Rommel Fernandez stadium in Panama City on Tuesday.

Panama's Hilary Jaen (left) and Argentina's Eliana Stabile fight for the ball during the second leg play off qualifying soccer match for the Women's World Cup 2019 at Rommel Fernandez stadium in Panama City on Tuesday.

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Premier League hires Discovery's Susanna Dinnage as CEO

AP, London :The English Premier League hired broadcasting executive Susanna Dinnage as chief executive on Tuesday, making her the most powerful female executive in global sports.Dinnage will leave her

Zlatan's Galaxy debut strike voted MLS Goal of the Year

Swedish icon Zlatan Ibrahimovic's first goal for the Los Angeles Galaxy, a 77th-minute equalizer from 40 yards last March, was named Major League Soccer's Goal of the Year on

Mahmudullah hits Test century after eight years

BSS, Dhaka :Stand-in captain Mahmudullah Riyad scored his second Test century after eight years during Bangladesh's second innings in the second and final Test against visiting Zimbabwe on Wednesday.The

A scene from the second round matches of the Saif Power Battery 44th National 'B' Chess Championship at National Sports Council on Wednesday.

A scene from the second round matches of the Saif Power Battery 44th National 'B' Chess Championship at National Sports Council on Wednesday.

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Shoulder injury rules Jason Holder out of Bangladesh tour

Shoulder injury rules Jason Holder out of Bangladesh tour

Agency :Windies suffered a big blow as captain Jason Holder was ruled out of the Bangladesh tour with a shoulder injury. Holder is said to have suffered the injury

Former Sri Lankan all-rounder charged with match-fixing

Agency :Sri Lankan cricket is already going through a huge crisis on the cricketing field with a string of poor performances from their national side.And now they have been

Bangladesh take upper hand

Bangladesh take upper hand

Sports Reporter :Bangladesh took the upper hand declaring their second innings at 224 for the loss of six wickets against Zimbabwe on the fourth day of the second Test

Sindhu,     badminton's big earner, sets sights on number one

Sindhu, badminton's big earner, sets sights on number one

AFP, Hong Kong :Indian badminton star P.V. Sindhu set her sights on reaching world number one after she shook off opening-match nerves to reach the last 16 at the

Nations League gets to the business end

Nations League gets to the business end

Agency :World Cup winners France, Eden Hazard's Belgium and a fast-improving Netherlands under Ronald Koeman could all book places in the finals of the Nations League in matches between

Chatara out of Dhaka Test due to muscle strain

Chatara out of Dhaka Test due to muscle strain

Problems seem to not end in the 2nd Test for Zimbabwe as their main bowler Tendai Chatara cannot take any further part in the Test match after he had a

Bangladesh suffer 2nd defeat losing to England by 7 wks

Touring Bangladesh suffered their second consecutive defeat in the ICC Women's World T20 losing to England by seven wickets with 39 balls remaining under D/L method in a rain-interrupted Group