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Goffin beats Federer at ATP semifinal, faces Dimitrov in final

AP, London :A set up against a man he'd never lost to, Roger Federer looked to be cruising toward a shot at a seventh ATP Finals title. David Goffin had

Cavani scores twice as league leader PSG rout Nantes 4-1

 AP, Paris :Edinson Cavani scored twice as unbeaten Paris Saint-Germain overcame a slow start to beat Nantes 4-1 and move six points clear at the top of the French league

Chen Long beats no.1 Axelsen to win Badminton China Open

AFP, Shanghai :Olympic champion Chen Long delighted the home crowd as he defeated world number one Viktor Axelsen of Denmark to win the China Open for a fourth time on

Opening ceremony of the Bengal Plastic Asian U-14 Series Tennis competition at Ramna National Tennis Complex in the city on Sunday.

Opening ceremony of the Bengal Plastic Asian U-14 Series Tennis competition at Ramna National Tennis Complex in the city on Sunday.

Age Group Women's Swimming concludes

The Inter-district Age Group Women's Swimming competition concluded on Saturday  at Dhanmondi Sultana Kamal Women's Sports Complex, said a Bangladesh Women's Sports Association's press (BWSA) release.Sports Directorate Director Dr Aminul

Love game: Serena Williams reportedly marries in New Orleans

Love game: Serena Williams reportedly marries in New Orleans

AP, Dhaka :The game is love for tennis star Serena Williams and her new husband, Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian.The couple got married at the Contemporary Arts Center in New Orleans,

Radio Today clinch DRU Media Cup Volleyball title

Radio Today clinch DRU Media Cup Volleyball title

Radio Today clinched title of the Dhaka Reporters Unity (DRU) Media Cup Volleyball beating GTV by 25-19 and 25-18 points in the final held on Saturday at national volleyball stadium

Asian U-14 Series Tennis competition begins tomorrow

Asian U-14 Series Tennis competition begins tomorrow

The Bengal Plastic Asian U-14 Series Tennis competition will begin tomorrow (Monday) at Ramna National Tennis court complex in the city, said a Bangladesh Tennis Federation press release.A total of

Sand Rugby competition to be held November 24 in city

The First Security Islami Bank Sand Rugby competition will be held on November 24 at Paltan ground adjoining Bangabandhu National Stadium, said a Bangladesh Rugby Federation Union press release.A total

Federer serene as pretenders dream at ATP Finals

Roger Federer will walk out on court for his 14th semi at the ATP Finals against David Goffin on Saturday as the hot favourite, with the Swiss veteran bidding for

Kiwi Brockie dashes from Peru to DR Congo for final

AFP, Johannesburg :New Zealander Jeremy Brockie dashed from Peru to the Democratic Republic of Congo to play for SuperSport United of South Africa in the CAF Confederation Cup final this

Vanderbilt guard Chelsie Hall (left) drives against Middle Tennessee guard Zeynep Canbaz (right) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game on Friday.

Vanderbilt guard Chelsie Hall (left) drives against Middle Tennessee guard Zeynep Canbaz (right) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game on Friday.

Rajshahi Kings launch A6Atree campaign

Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) franchise Rajshahi Kings has organised a Tree Plantation program scheduled to be held today at St. Joseph Higher Secondary School premises in the city, said a

Day-long golf tournament in Narail on November 24

A day-long golf tournament will be held on Friday (November 24) at Arunima Resort Golf Club, a resort built in a remote village of Narail, said a press release.State Minister

A moment of the match of the Saif Power Battery Bangladesh Premier League Football between Chittagong Abahani Limited and Dhaka Mohammedan Sporting Club Limited at the Bangabandhu National Stadium on Saturday.

A moment of the match of the Saif Power Battery Bangladesh Premier League Football between Chittagong Abahani Limited and Dhaka Mohammedan Sporting Club Limited at the Bangabandhu National Stadium on Saturday.

Defending champion Monaco held to 1-1 draw at Amiens

AP, Paris :Defending champion Monaco dropped more points after drawing 1-1 at Amiens in the French League on Friday.It could have been worse for second-place Monaco after forward Serge Gakpe

Goods worth $400k stolen from Venus Williams' Florida home

AP, Fla :Burglars hit tennis star Venus Williams' Florida home, stealing $400,000 ($400k) worth of goods while she was at the U.S. Open, police said Thursday.The burglary happened between

Kerber appoints Fissette as new coach

Agency  :Former world number one Angelique Kerber is hoping to bounce back from a disappointing campaign with the announcement that Belgian Wim Fisette will replace Torben Beltz as her

New Orleans abuzz over Serena Williams wedding

AFP, New Orleans :Star wattage abounded in New Orleans on Thursday as A-list celebrities gathered for the wedding of tennis superstar Serena Williams and Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian.Despite the

Prime Bank-DRU Annual Archery inaugurated

BSS, Dhaka :Prime Bank-DRU Annual Archery Competition formally inaugurated on Friday at Bangabandhu National Stadium.Jasim Uddin Rana of Daily Nayadiganta emerged top in archery event while Kamal Hossain of

Age Group Women's Swimming begins

Age Group Women's Swimming begins

BSS, Dhaka :The Inter-district Age Group Women's Swimming competition began on Friday at Dhanmondi Sultana Kamal Women's Sports Complex.Bangladesh Awami League Youth and Sports Affaires Secretary Harunur Rashid formally

DRU Media Cup Volleyball final today

Radio Today will take on GTV in final of Dhaka Reporters Unity (DRU) Media Cup Volleyball tournament scheduled to be held today ( Saturday) at national volleyball stadium in

 BAF Base Paharkanchanpur emerge champion

BAF Base Paharkanchanpur emerge champion

UNB, Tangail :BAF Base Paharkanchanpur emerged champion in the Bangladesh Air Force Inter-Base Kabaddi Championship beating BAF Base Birsreshto Matiur Rahman by 22-6 points in the final match at

BSPA Sports Carnival concludes

BSS, Dhaka :The Bangladesh Sports Press Association (BSPA) Sports Carnival concluded on Thursday at Shaheed Captain M Mansur Ali Handball Stadium, said a BSPA press release.Sate Minister for Youth

Samrat Sikder earns double crown

UNB, Dhaka :Samrat Sikder of Kurmitola Golf Club earned double crown in the Faldo Series Bangladesh Golf Championship as he became winner in Best Gross in 54 holes and

A scene from the matches of the Saif Powertec 43rd National B Chess Championship at Bangladesh Chess Federation hall-room on Thursday.

A scene from the matches of the Saif Powertec 43rd National B Chess Championship at Bangladesh Chess Federation hall-room on Thursday.

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Ex-Argentine official kills self amid soccer corruption case

AP, Buenos Aires :A former Argentine government official threw himself in front of a train and killed himself after being accused of taking bribes, the latest fallout from a

DRU Media Cup Volleyball final tomorrow

BSS, Dhaka :Radio Today will take on GTV in final of the Dhaka Reporters Unity (DRU) Media Cup Volleyball scheduled to be held on Saturday (November 18) at national

Age Group Women's Swimming begins today

The Inter-district Age Group Women's Swimming competition begins today (Friday) at Dhanmondi Sultana Kamal Women's Sports Complex, said a Bangladesh Women's Sports Association's press (BWSA) release.Bangladesh Awami League Youth

After getting Australia to Russia, coach's future uncertain

AP, Sydney :Ange Postecoglou ensured his Australian team qualified for the World Cup. He's just not quite sure if he'll make the trip to Russia with them next year.Speculation