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Kristie Ahn of the United States returns a shot to Veronica Cepede Royg of Paraguay during their second round match at the Korea Open tennis championships in Seoul, South Korea on Thursday.

Kristie Ahn of the United States returns a shot to Veronica Cepede Royg of Paraguay during their second round match at the Korea Open tennis championships in Seoul, South Korea on Thursday.

The Bangladesh Karate Federation (BKF) accords a reception to five Bangladeshi referees who successfully passed in the karate referee examination held in the Sri Lankan capital of Colombo last month. The reception programme was held at the conference room of National Sports Council Tower on Thursday.

The Bangladesh Karate Federation (BKF) accords a reception to five Bangladeshi referees who successfully passed in the karate referee examination held in the Sri Lankan capital of Colombo last month. The reception programme was held at the conference room of National Sports Council Tower on Thursday.

Operative Director (Head of Sports & Welfare Department)  of Walton Group FM Iqbal Bin Anwar Dawn speaking at a press conference at the conference room of Bangabandhu National Stadium on Thursday.

Operative Director (Head of Sports & Welfare Department) of Walton Group FM Iqbal Bin Anwar Dawn speaking at a press conference at the conference room of Bangabandhu National Stadium on Thursday.

Basketball friendly matches held

Two friendly basketball matches between visiting Sri Lanka Air Force team and Bangladesh Air Force team were held on Wednesday last at Dhanmondi Basketball Gymnasium in the city, said an

Inter-College Women's Rugby begins Saturday

The Walton 2nd Inter-College Women's Rugby competition begins Saturday at Paltan ground adjoining Bangabandhu National Stadium.A total of eight teams, split into two groups, will take part in the four-day

TT Championship next month

The South East Bank National Table Tennis Championship will be held on October 24 to 29 at in the city, said a Bangladesh Table Tennis Federation press release on Thursday.The

Australia invited to first Asian Games in 2022

Athletes from Australia and the rest of Oceania have been invited to compete at the 2022 Asian Games, Australian Olympic chief John Coates said Thursday,days after the Olympic Council of

Chess results in Asian Indoor Games

BSS, Dhaka :GM Enamul Hossain and GM Mollah Abdullah Al Rakib in men's section and WIM Shamima Akter Liza in women's section won their 1st round games in the in

BKF accords reception to referees

BSS, Dhaka :The Bangladesh Karate Federation (BKF) accorded reception to five Bangladeshi referees who successfully passed in the karate referee examination held in the Sri Lankan capital of Colombo last

National Judo begins today

The 34th National Judo competition begins today (Friday) at Shaheed Suhrawardy Indoor Stadium at Mirpur.Bangladesh Judo Federation president Brigadier General (retd) SK Abu Bakar is expected to inaugurate the two-day

Burnley sign goalkeeper on deal until end of season

Burnley have signed former Manchester United goalkeeper Anders Lindegaard on a deal until the end of the season. The 33-year-old, capped five times by Denmark, was a free agent after

BCB HP side end UK tour with 170-run lose

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) HP side lost to Warwickshire Second XI by 170 runs in 7th and last match of their UK tour at Barnet Green CC on Tuesday.Chasing a

Bike change storm in a tea-cup for Dumoulin

AFP, Bergen :World champion Tom Dumoulin sparked a storm when his promptings led to cycling bosses agreeing to let riders change bikes during Wednesday's world championships time-trial.Back in the spring,

Bomb-affected Hollioake would return to Kabul 'in a heartbeat'

AFP, Kabul :Former England captain Adam Hollioake says he would return to Kabul "in a heartbeat" despite feeling the blast when a suicide bomber blew himself up just yards from

Tigers' lone three-day warm-up match begins today

The Tigers will start their South Africa campaign as they take on South Africa Invitational XI in the lone three-day warm-up tour match scheduled to begin today (Thursday) at Benoni.The

Second round of NCL begin on Friday

The second round of four-day 19th National Cricket League (NCL) begins on Friday (September 22) at four separate venues across the country.On the day of tier one matches, Khiulna Division

Moni, Sohag joint leaders in Standard Rating Chess

Moniruzzaman Moni and Sohag Hosain were jointly leading at the points table after the third round matches of the UCCC Standard Rating Chess Competition each with three points held on

Uttara Central Chess Club expresses gratitude to PM

The officials of Uttara Central Chess Club expressed their gratitude to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina for providing Taka ten lac financial help for the treatment of sick chess player Siam.In

Close shave as Icardi rescues Inter

AFP, Milan :Shaven-headed skipper Mauro Icardi rescued a 1-1 draw for Inter Milan at Bologna on Tuesday that ended his side's perfect start to the Serie A season.Luciano Spalletti had

Morgan at the double as USA thrash NZ

AFP, Chicago :Alex Morgan scored twice as the United States thrashed New Zealand 5-0 in a women's international football friendly on Tuesday.US star Morgan came on as a second-half substitute

Siddikur looking forward in Diamond Cup Golf

Country's ace golfer Siddikur Rahman hopes to continue on with his good as he prepare himself for the Asia-Pacific Diamond Cup which begins today (Thursday)in Chiba, Japan.According to Asiantour, Siddikur

Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic returns a shot to Magda Linette of Poland during their second round match of the Japan Pan Pacific Open tennis tournament in Tokyo on Wednesday.

Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic returns a shot to Magda Linette of Poland during their second round match of the Japan Pan Pacific Open tennis tournament in Tokyo on Wednesday.

BRF rugby training concludes

BRF organized a training title 'Sports for Hope and Independence' which concluded on Tuesday last at Pirgacha High School in Modhupur, Tangail, said a Bangladesh Rugby Federation (BRF) press release

Islami Bank to sponsor Asia Cup Hockey

Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited will sponsor the eight-nation Hero 10th Asia Cup Men's Hockey'2017 beginning at the Maulana Bhashani National Stadium here on October 11.IBBL Managing Director and CEO M

Han Na-lae of South Korea returns a ball to Kristyna Pliskova of the Czech Republic during their first round match of the Korea Open tennis championships in Seoul, South Korea on Tuesday.

Han Na-lae of South Korea returns a ball to Kristyna Pliskova of the Czech Republic during their first round match of the Korea Open tennis championships in Seoul, South Korea on Tuesday.

Archery officials make courtesy call to RAJUK chairman

Archery officials make courtesy call to RAJUK chairman

A three-member of Bangladesh Archer Federation (BAF) officials led by its president Lieutenant General M Moinul Islam made a courtesy call to the newly appointed chairman of Rajdhani Unnoyan Kortipokkho

1st Beach Taekwondo competition next month

The 1st Walton Beach Taekwondo competition will begin in the first week of October at Cox's Bazar Sea Beach, said a Walton Group press releaseĀ  on Tuesday. Bangladesh Taekwondo Federation

BKSP soccer team play goalless draw with Punjab

Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Prothistan (BKSP) U-17 team played out to a goalless draw with Punjab in their last group match of Subroto Mukherjee Cup International Football tournament held on Tuesday

Latest WTA rankings

There were no changes in the top 20 of the latest WTA world rankings published on Monday, with Spain's Garbine Muguruza, the Wimbledon champion, still number one.Kazakhstan's Zarina Diyas climbs

Five players share top slot in Standard Rating Chess

Five players share top slot in Standard Rating Chess

Five players shared the top slot in the second round of the UCCC Standard Rating Chess with full five points held on Tuesday at Maleka Banu Bidyaniketon in the city's