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Scorer Abul Hossain no more

Sports Reporter :Scorer Abul Hossain died on Thursday morning at the CCU in Mirpur Heart Foundation. Abul Hossain got admitted in the hospital on Tuesday last due to pain

Coco Gauff can change the world for the better, says Navratilova

Coco Gauff can change the world for the better, says Navratilova

BBC Online :American teenage tennis star Coco Gauff can help "change the world for the better"," says 18-time Grand Slam champion Martina Navratilova.The 16-year-old has repeatedly spoken to demand

BCB hopeful of Women's Under-19 team's formation amid Covid-19

BCB hopeful of Women's Under-19 team's formation amid Covid-19

BSS, Dhaka :The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) is not wary of the Women's Under-19 team whose practice session was halted due to the Covid-19 pandemic, which also casts a

Russell greets all sports journalists

BSS, Dhaka :State Minister for Youth and Sports Zahid Ahsan Russell, MP, greeted all the sports journalists of print, electronic and online media on the occasion of World Sports

UEFA announces Champions League schedule for next season

Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) announced the schedule for the Champions League 2020-21 season on Wednesday, with the new season set to kick off on October 20. According

It's my fault, leave the man alone: Serbian Prime Minister defends Djokovic

It's my fault, leave the man alone: Serbian Prime Minister defends Djokovic

With tennis being in the news for all the wrong reasons lately and World No. 1 Novak Djokovic under heavy criticism for organising a tennis exhibition tournament without social distancing

BCB cynical to host Women's U-19 WC in scheduled time

BSS, Dhaka :The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) is not so hopeful to host maiden Women's Under-19 World Cup in scheduled time due to the outbreak of Covid-19.The first edition

Up to 2,000 fans allowed at WTA Prague event

As many as 2,000 fans will be able to attend a new WTA event in Prague set to take place from August 10-15, organisers said on Sunday. One of

I am doing fine with no health complication: Mashrafe

BSS, Dhaka  :Bangladesh former skipper Mashrafe Bin Mortaza who tested positive for coronavirus is physically well and has no health complication.Mashrafe, also a ruling party lawmaker from Narail-2 constituency

Inter Milan close to signing Hakimi

Multiple Italian media outlets suggested on Saturday that Inter Milan is ready to sign Achraf Hakimi as the full-back agreed to a move from Real Madrid. The 21-year-old came

Davis Cup finals postponed till 2021 because of coronavirus

The Davis Cup men's tennis competition has been canceled this year because of the coronavirus pandemic and will pick up again in 2021. Matches were scheduled for this September

Thomas Meunier joins Borussia Dortmund from PSG

Thomas Meunier joins Borussia Dortmund from PSG

Agency :Borussia Dortmund signed right-back Thomas Meunier from Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) after he was won over by the club's passionate fans during a Champions League game.The Belgium defender signed

Premier Hockey League's fate hanging over coronavirus issue

Premier Hockey League's fate hanging over coronavirus issue

BSS, Dhaka  :The Premier Hockey League scheduled to begin in February last still have to wait due to the coronavirus issue.Though some sport events has returned in different countries

BFF lauds Sports Minister Russell's kind acts

BFF lauds Sports Minister Russell's kind acts

BSS, Dhaka  :The Bangladesh Football Federation (BFF) lauded State Minister for Youth and Sports Zahid Ahsan Russell, MP, for his generosity shown towards the hapless athletes as well as

La Liga title race in the balance but Madrid seize momentum

AFP, Madrid :Real Madrid and Barcelona are neck-and-neck in the closest title race in Europe as La Liga's top two have enjoyed an almost faultless return since Spanish football

Andy Murray & Dan Evans into semi-finals

Andy Murray passed the latest test of his fitness with a victory over James Ward that sent him into the semi-finals at the Battle of the Brits. The Scot,

PCB wants written clearance from BCCI to play in two World Cups in India

PCB wants written clearance from BCCI to play in two World Cups in India

Agency :The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has asked the ICC to get written assurances from the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) that its team would face

Connor to be first female MCC president in 233 years

Connor to be first female MCC president in 233 years

AFP, London :Former England women's captain Clare Connor is to become the first female president of Marylebone Cricket Club (MCG) in its 233-year history.Current incumbent Kumar Sangakkara, the first

New York City Marathon cancelled due to Covid-19

The New York City Marathon, set to take place on November 1, has been cancelled due to health and safety concerns, organizers said on Wednesday. "Canceling this year's New

Midfielder Mamun seeks positive support from fans

Midfielder Mamun seeks positive support from fans

Many football fans of the country have become depressed and angry when the booters of national football team failed perform up to the mark at the international level, but national

Tokyo 2020 not planning to restart Olympic flame display

The organizers of the Tokyo Olympic Games have no plans to restart the Olympic flame display or other mass participation events.Tokyo 2020 spokesman Masa Takaya told a press conference on

Olympic Day observed

The Olympic Day was observed in Dhaka on Tuesday amid the coronavirus pandemic. State Minister for Youth and Sports Zahid Ahsan Russell, President of Bangladesh Rugby Union (BRU) Md Shafiul

Virus cases raise questions over Djokovic tournament

Virus cases raise questions over Djokovic tournament

AFP, Paris :Grigor Dimitrov, Borna Coric and Viktor Troicki have all tested positive for coronavirus after taking part in an exhibition tennis tournament in the Balkans featuring world number one

US figure skating champion Alysa Liu announces coach change : Two-time and reigning U.S. figure skating champion Alysa Liu has left her long-time coach Laura Lipetsky and will train with a team of veteran coaches, Liu revealed on the US Figure Skating (USFS) website on Tuesday.

US figure skating champion Alysa Liu announces coach change : Two-time and reigning U.S. figure skating champion Alysa Liu has left her long-time coach Laura Lipetsky and will train with a team of veteran coaches, Liu revealed on the US Figure Skating (USFS) website on Tuesday.

 Grigor Dimitrov is Covid-19 positive

Grigor Dimitrov is Covid-19 positive

Agency :An Instagram post by Grigor Dimitrov started to gather attention just 30 minutes before the final of the second leg of the Adria Tour, between Novak Djokovic and

PSG re-emerge weakened but with eyes fixed on Champions League prize

AFP, Paris :Paris Saint-Germain are still optimistic they can win the Champions League for the first time when the tournament is played out in Lisbon in August, even if

193 athletes benefit from Athlete Welfare Fund

World Athletics and the International Athletics Foundation (IAF) announced on Sunday that 193 athletes from 58 member federations will be offered one-time grants of 3,000 U.S. dollars. The cash

Iraqi football legend Radhi dies from Covid-19

Iraqi football legend Radhi dies from Covid-19

AFP, Baghdad :Iraqi football legend Ahmed Radhi died Sunday from complications linked to Covid-19, the health ministry said, just hours before he was to be flown for treatment in

Atletico eye Champions League as Getafe stumble again

Atletico Madrid boosted their Champions League push on Sunday with a 1-0 win over Valladolid which moved them into third place in La Liga. A goal from substitute Vitolo

Charley Hull wins first Rose Ladies Series tournament

Charley Hull wins first Rose Ladies Series tournament

BBC Online :Charley Hull holed a 15-foot birdie putt to beat event organiser Liz Young in a play-off and win the inaugural Rose Ladies Series tournament.England's number one led