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State Minister for Textile and Jute Mirza Azam being introduced with the participants of the Sheikh Russel 12th National Wushu Championship as the chief guest at the Sheikh Russel Roller Skating Complex on Tuesday.

State Minister for Textile and Jute Mirza Azam being introduced with the participants of the Sheikh Russel 12th National Wushu Championship as the chief guest at the Sheikh Russel Roller Skating Complex on Tuesday.

Sheikh Russel National Wushu Championship begins

Sheikh Russel 12th National Wushu Championship began on Tuesday at Sheikh Russel Roller Skating Complex in the city, said a press release.State Minister for Textile and Jute Mirza Azam inaugurated

Pescara beat Palermo in relegated Serie A teams

AP, Pescara :Last-placed Pescara beat visiting Palermo 2-0 for its third victory in Serie A in a matchup on Monday of squads that have already been mathematically relegated.Robert Muric scored

Garcia advances in Strasbourg, Wozniacki retires

AP, Strasbourg :Defending champion Caroline Garcia advanced to the second round of the Strasbourg International by beating Jennifer Brady 6-3, 6-4 while top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki retired injured from her match

Foster deal boosts chance of All Blacks top job

AFP, Wellington :All Blacks assistant coach Ian Foster re-signed with New Zealand Rugby on Tuesday, boosting his chances of being the next head coach of the world champion All Blacks.Foster

Walton Taekwondo team emerges champions in ITF taekwondo

Walton Taekwondo team emerges champions in ITF taekwondo

Walton taekwondo team emerged senior women's division champions in the 12th Dhaka ITF Taekwondo competition that concluded on Tuesday at National Sports Council (NSC) gymnasium in the city.Walton taekwondo team

SA Basketball: Bangladesh finish runners-up

Bangladesh finished runners-up in the 5th South Asian Basketball Championship losing their 4th and last match to stronger India by 71-142 points in the Maldives capital Male on Tuesday. With

School Rugby competition begins tomorrow

The First Security School Rugby competition will begin tomorrow (May 24) at Physical Training College ground in the city's Mohammadpur.Dr M Aminul Islam, director of sports directorate, is expected to

Sheikh Russel National Wushu Championship begins today

Sheikh Russel 12th National Wushu Championship begins today (Tuesday) at Sheikh Russel Roller Skating Complex in the city, said a press release.State Minister for Textile and Jute Mirza Azam is

ITF Taekwondo competition begins

The 12th Dhaka ITF Taekwondo competition began on Monday at National Sports Council (NSC) gymnasium in the city.NSC Secretary Ashok Kumar Biswas inaugurated the meet as the chief guest while

BD team beat Maldives in Asian Basketball Championship

Bangladesh Basketball team beat host Maldives by 86-52 points in their third match of 5th South Asian Basketball Championship (men's) held on Monday in the Maldives.Shamsuzzaman Khan Soyab was named

Gary Russell Jr. (center) celebrates with his team after winning the WBC featherweight title fight against Oscar Escandon in Oxon Hill, Md on Saturday.

Gary Russell Jr. (center) celebrates with his team after winning the WBC featherweight title fight against Oscar Escandon in Oxon Hill, Md on Saturday.

Champions Monaco sign off with Rennes win

AFP, Paris :Monaco capped their French title-winning season with a record 12th consecutive victory after beating Rennes 3-2 on Saturday, while Bastia and Nancy were both relegated from Ligue 1.Fabinho

Guardiola wants more goals from Man City

AFP, Manchester :Pep Guardiola has warned his players they must be more clinical in front of goal or they will fail to close the gap on Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur

French Open champ Muguruza faces Roland Garros fitness fight

AFP, Rome :Garbine Muguruza was forced to retire from her Rome semi-final against Ukraine's Elina Svitolina with a neck injury Saturday, placing a question mark over her fitness just a

Abbott strikes again before Hampshire collapse

South Africa's Kyle Abbott again showed what his compatriots will miss while they are in England by taking five wickets for Hampshire on Saturday.The Proteas arrived in England this week

A view of the match of the Saif Power Tec Dhaka Metropolis Senior Division Football League between Friends Social Welfare Organization and Dhaka United Sporting Club at the Bir Shreshtha Shaheed Sepoy Mohammad Mostafa Kamal Stadium in Kamalapur on Sunday. Friends Social Welfare Organization beat Dhaka United Sporting Club by two goals to nil.

A view of the match of the Saif Power Tec Dhaka Metropolis Senior Division Football League between Friends Social Welfare Organization and Dhaka United Sporting Club at the Bir Shreshtha Shaheed Sepoy Mohammad Mostafa Kamal Stadium in Kamalapur on Sunday. Friends Social Welfare Organization beat Dhaka United Sporting Club by two goals to nil.

Peter Sagan (third from left) of Slovakia crosses the finish line as he wins the sprint portion of the Amgen Tour of California cycling race, on Saturday in Pasadena, Calif.

Peter Sagan (third from left) of Slovakia crosses the finish line as he wins the sprint portion of the Amgen Tour of California cycling race, on Saturday in Pasadena, Calif.

Bangladesh earn one gold, three silvers

Bangladesh earned one gold and three silver medals in the 18th International Open Karate Championship that concluded in Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur recently.Mohammad Deen Islam of Bangladesh clinched the gold

BSJA arranges doa mahfil for its late members

Bangladesh Sports Journalists Association (BSJA) arranged a doa and milad mahfil in the city on Sunday seeking salvation of the departed souls of its members who died in the last

Dhaka ITF Taekwon-Do begins today

Dhaka ITF Taekwon-Do begins today

Sports Reporter :The Walton 12th Dhaka ITF Taekwon-Do Championship begins today at the gymnasium of National Sports Council.Bangladesh International Taekwon-Do Association will arrange the competition under auspices of Walton Group.

Bangladesh beat Sri Lanka in South Asian Basketball meet

Bangladesh cagers continued their winning spree as they defeated spirited Sri Lanka in 5th South Asian Basketball Championship match held on Sunday in Male.This was Bangladesh basketball team's second win

Operative Director and Head of Sports & Welfare Department of Walton Group FM Iqbal Bin Anwar Dawn (left) shaking hands with General Secretary of Cox's Bazar District Sports Association (CDSA) Anup Barua Apu (right) after signing a Memorandum of Understanding at the conference room of CDSA on Saturday.

Operative Director and Head of Sports & Welfare Department of Walton Group FM Iqbal Bin Anwar Dawn (left) shaking hands with General Secretary of Cox's Bazar District Sports Association (CDSA) Anup Barua Apu (right) after signing a Memorandum of Understanding at the conference room of CDSA on Saturday.

Spartak eye season-ending win in Tula

AFP, Moscow :Newly-crowned Russian champions Spartak Moscow look set to finish the domestic season in winning style when they visit lowly Arsenal Tula on Sunday.Spartak, who top the league on

Members of Bangladesh Under-12 Tennis team pose for a photo session at the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Saturday. Bangladesh Boys' Under-12 Tennis team emerged as the champions of the ITF Asian Under-12 team event tennis competition held at Kathmandu in Nepal on Friday.

Members of Bangladesh Under-12 Tennis team pose for a photo session at the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Saturday. Bangladesh Boys' Under-12 Tennis team emerged as the champions of the ITF Asian Under-12 team event tennis competition held at Kathmandu in Nepal on Friday.

Brown the heart behind Celtic dominance : Rodgers

AFP, Glasgow :Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers says captain Scott Brown's leadership on the pitch has been the catalyst behind his side's remarkable season with more records perhaps set to fall.The

Faridpur emerge regional champs

Faridpur District emerged regional champions to reach the semifinal of the Dhaka Divisional Commissioner Gold Cup Football Tournament beating Gopalganj District by 4-0 goals at the Faridpur Stadium on Saturday.Prasanta

School Rugby competition to begin May 24

The First Security School Rugby competition will begin on Wednesday (May 24) at physical training college ground in the city's Mohammadpur.A total of 12 metropolis schools will take part in

Djokovic ousts Del Potro

Serbia's Novak Djokovic, the second seed, cruised into the semi-finals of the Rome Masters Saturday after a rain-interrupted 6-1, 6-4 win over Juan del Potro. Djokovic, the second seed and

Boxing N'Dam wins WBA title in shock decision over Murata

AFP, Tokyo :France's Hassan N'Dam won a controversial split decision over Japan's Ryota Murata to capture the WBA middleweight title on Saturday. Murata, the 2012 Olympic gold medallist, appeared to