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General Manager (Marketing) of Berger Paints Limited AKM Sadeque Nawaj speaking at a press conference at the National Press Club on Thursday.

General Manager (Marketing) of Berger Paints Limited AKM Sadeque Nawaj speaking at a press conference at the National Press Club on Thursday.

Olympic Day Run today

Bangladesh Olympic Association (BOA) will observe Olympic Day Run 2017 in the capital and across the country today (Friday) as part of the IOC's global program to popularize Olympic movement.The

41st Nat'l Rowing Championship today

The 41st National Rowing (Boat Race) Championship will be held in the Buriganga River near Bangladesh-China Friendship Bridge in Postagola on Friday.State Minister for Youth and Sports Dr Biren Shikder

Operative Director (Head of Sports & Welfare Department) of Walton Group FM Iqbal Bin Anwar Dawn being introduced with the players of the participating teams of the Walton 1st Dhaka Metropolis Football Tournament as the chief guest at the Bir Shreshtha Shaheed Sepoy Mohammad Mostafa Kamal Stadium in the city's Kamalapur on Thursday.

Operative Director (Head of Sports & Welfare Department) of Walton Group FM Iqbal Bin Anwar Dawn being introduced with the players of the participating teams of the Walton 1st Dhaka Metropolis Football Tournament as the chief guest at the Bir Shreshtha Shaheed Sepoy Mohammad Mostafa Kamal Stadium in the city's Kamalapur on Thursday.

Campbell braced for 'fist-fight' in worlds semi-finals

AFP, Budapest :Defending champion Bronte Campbell is braced for a "fist-fight" in the 100m freestyle semi-finals after a flurry of fast times from top names in the heats on Thursday.

Acme Rajshahi Masters as first team to reach semi-final in MCC

Acme Rajshahi Masters as a first team to ensure their semi-final berth of the Master's Cricket Carnival (MCC) beating Nations Dhaka Metro by eight wickets held on Thursday at Sheikh

Mushfiq icon player of Rajshahi Kings, Mustafiz of Barisal Bulls

Sports Reporter :Wicketkeeper-batsman Mushfiqur Rahim is the icon player of Rajshahi Kings in the fifth edition of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL). 'Wonder Boy' Mustafizur Rahman is the icon player

SC order clears path for BCB to held its election

UNB, Dhaka :President of the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) Nazmul Hasan Papon on Wednesday expressed satisfaction over the Supreme Court verdict that empowered the BCB to amend its constitution

Sheikh Russell Mini Stadium to be constructed in Raozan

UNB, Chittagong :Sheikh Russell Mini Stadium, the first of its kind at the upazila level in Chittagong, will be constructed at Gohira College ground of Raozan upazila under a

Olympic Day Run tomorrow

BSS, Dhaka :Bangladesh Olympic Association (BOA) will organise Olympic Day Run in the capital and across the country tomorrow (July 28) as part of the IOC's global programme to

Winning start for Acme-Rajshahi Masters in MCC

BSS, Dhaka :Acme-Rajshahi Masters got off to a winning start in the Master's Cricket Carnival (MCC) beating Axpo-All Stars Masters by 46 runs in the tournament opening match held

Aussie tennis great Mervyn Rose dies

Australian two-time Grand Slam singles champion Mervyn Rose, who went on to coach greats Margaret Court and Billie Jean King, has died, tennis officials said Tuesday. Rose, who won the

Beach Bodybuilding meet concludes

The third Walton Beach Bodybuilding Competition formally concluded on Tuesday at Laboni points sea beach in the tourist hub of Cox's Bazar.Walton Group operative director head of games and sports

Ord stresses on youth development programme

The national head coach Andrew Ord stressed on youth development and physical fitness after Bangladesh suffered three defeats in the recently concluded AFC U23 Championship qualifier round held in Palestine.

Britain`s Adam Peaty swims when setting a new world record in a men`s 50-meter breaststroke heat during the swimming competitions of the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest, Hungary on Tuesday.

Britain`s Adam Peaty swims when setting a new world record in a men`s 50-meter breaststroke heat during the swimming competitions of the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest, Hungary on Tuesday.

Ledecky in historic tilt at 12th world title

AFP, Budapest :Katie Ledecky will shake off any fatigue in her bid to make history on Tuesday in the 1500m freestyle final by becoming the first woman to win 12

Bolt headlines Jamaica's World Champs team

Bolt headlines Jamaica's World Champs team

AFP, Kingston :Sprint superstar Usain Bolt is one of three Rio Olympic gold medalists leading a 59-strong Jamaican team named Monday for next month's athletics World Championships in London. Bolt

Canada's Genie Bouchard serves to Venus Williams in a special women's exhibition match at the BB&T Atlanta Open Tournament in Atlanta on Sunday.

Canada's Genie Bouchard serves to Venus Williams in a special women's exhibition match at the BB&T Atlanta Open Tournament in Atlanta on Sunday.

Prize distribution of Rating Chess held

Prize distribution of Rating Chess held

The prize-distribution ceremony of the Category 'A' and category B of the SAIF POWERTEC 2nd International Rating Chess tournament was held today (Monday) at the Conference-Room of National Sports Council.

Japan's Sarina Koga (right) (2) spikes the ball during the match against Russia in the World Grand Prix volleyball women's championship in Hong Kong on  Sunday.

Japan's Sarina Koga (right) (2) spikes the ball during the match against Russia in the World Grand Prix volleyball women's championship in Hong Kong on Sunday.

Lucky loser Andrey Rublev of Russia wins Croatia Open

AP, Umag :Lucky loser Andrey Rublev of Russia defeated fourth-seeded Paolo Lorenzi of Italy 6-4, 6-2 to win the Croatia Open on Sunday.The 19-year-old Rublev broke the 35-year-old Italian twice

In this Sunday, July 23, 2017 photo, Mongolian grand champion Hakuho (center) celebrates after he won the Nagoya Grand Sumo Tournament in Nagoya, Aichi prefecture, central Japan. Hakuho won the 39th career title.

In this Sunday, July 23, 2017 photo, Mongolian grand champion Hakuho (center) celebrates after he won the Nagoya Grand Sumo Tournament in Nagoya, Aichi prefecture, central Japan. Hakuho won the 39th career title.

National Volleyball Championship begins in city

The Shahjalal Islami Bank National Volleyball Championship got underway on Monday at the Shaheed Suhrawardi Indoor Stadium in Mirpur. This year's championship features the 28th men's and 23rd women's championships

Isner beats Aussie Ebden for ATP Newport title

US top seed John Isner blasted 17 aces Sunday in defeating Australian qualifier Matthew Ebden 6-3, 7-6 (7/4) to win the ATP Hall of Fame Open title.The 32-year-old American won

Beach Bodybuilding Competition formally inaugurated

The 3rd Walton Beach Bodybuilding Competition was formally inaugurated on Monday at Laboni points sea beach in the tourist hub of Cox's Bazar.Walton Group operative director head of games and

Roddick, Clijsters among Tennis Hall of Fame inductees

Roddick, Clijsters among Tennis Hall of Fame inductees

AP, Newport :Looking around the International Tennis Hall of Fame, Andy Roddick thought about all the things he is not.Not as good as the historic greats, especially Americans who preceded

Grand Master Ziaur Rahman Zia (left) moves a pawn against his opponent during the match of the Saif Powertec International Rating Tournament at Bangladesh Chess Federation hall-room on Sunday.

Grand Master Ziaur Rahman Zia (left) moves a pawn against his opponent during the match of the Saif Powertec International Rating Tournament at Bangladesh Chess Federation hall-room on Sunday.

Prize distribution of Rating Chess today

The prize distribution ceremony of the SAIF POWERTEC 2nd International Rating Chess tournament will be held today (Monday) at the conference room of NationalĀ  Sports Council old building at 10.30

Beach Bodybuilding meet begins in Cox`s Bazar

The 3rd Walton Beach Bodybuilding Competition began onĀ  Sunday with the participants going through the physical weight measure at Laboni points sea beach in Cox's Bazar.Near about hundred participants from

Siddikur off to Germany

Ace Golfer Siddikur Rahman left for Germany last morning to participate in the Prosche European Open (European Tour) scheduled to be held on July 27-30 at Green Eagle Golf course