Tuesday, 24 May, 2022


Morning Does Not Show The Day In Test Cricket 

Bangladesh Sri Lanka Test Series. 2nd Test Played at SBNCS Dhaka  Brief Scorecard at Stumps Day One  Bangladesh 1st Innings 275/5. ( Liton K Das 135*  Mushfiqur Rahim115*, Kasun Rajitha   3/43, Asitha Fernando2/80)  Winning the toss and choosing to bat on a

Tons of Liton, Mushfiqur help Tigers tackle top-order collapse 

Bangladesh recovered from a shaky 24-5 to reach 248-5 after 74 overs as Liton Das and Mushfiqur Rahim confirmed their centuries on the opening day of the second and final Test against Sri Lanka at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium today.   They duo shared a 227-run partnership

ICC assures Bangladesh of support in cricket's development

International Cricket Council (ICC) Chairman Greg Barclay today (May 23) assured Bangladesh of extending all necessary support for the further development of its cricket. He said: "ICC will offer every support required to take Bangladesh cricket ahead further." the ICC

Man City win Premier League as Liverpool finish second 

The race for the top-flight title came down to the final day of a remarkable campaign as Manchester City have won the Premier League, with Liverpool coming in second. The Premier League title race came down to the final game of the season with the two teams separated by just one

AC Milan win Series A for first time in 11 year

AC Milan won their 19th Serie A title but the first for 11 years by cruising to victory at Sassuolo. Olivier Giroud scored twice with Franck Kessie also on target for the visitors. The title triumph vindicates Milan's decision to appoint Stefano Pioli as manager in 2019 - a move

Bangladesh lose 5 wickets in just 24 runs

Sri Lanka are in the real dominant position in the beginning of the Dhaka Test against Bangladesh taking five wickets inside seven overs on Monday at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium. After seven overs of the innings, Bangladesh were batting at 24 for five. Kasun Rajitha bagged

Bangladesh to start Asia cup mission tomorrow 

The Asia Cup Hockey, the most prestigious tournament of Asian hockey, will take off tomorrow (May 23).  Bangladesh will face South Korea in the first match in Indonesia tomorrow. Bangladesh is playing in Group B of Asia Cup. Including South Korea, the group also includes Oman

ICC chairman arrives in Dhaka on two-day visit 

The International Cricket Council (ICC) Chairman Greg Barclay arrived in Dhaka on Sunday (May 22) on a two-day visit to Bangladesh. On the first day of his trip, Mr Barclay visited the Sheikh Hasina Cricket Stadium site at Purbachal in Dhaka. The ICC Chairman will be at the

US PGA Championship: Tiger Woods withdraws after 3rd round

Tiger Woods has withdrawn from the US PGA Championship after struggling in the third round at Southern Hills Country Club in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The 15-time major winner had his third worst round in a major, a nine-over 79, that left him joint last on 12 over. He also made five

Kylian Mbappe signs new 3-year deal with PSG 

France forward Kylian Mbappe has agreed to stay at Paris St-Germain, turning down a move to Real Madrid. He has signed a lucrative new three-year deal with the French champions. The 2018 World Cup winner, 23, had been heavily linked with a move to Spain but has committed his future

Mushfiqur to miss West Indies tour to perform hajj

Senior batter Mushfiqur Rahim is all set to miss the Bangladesh's upcoming tour in West Indies as he decided to perform Hajj this year. BCB Cricket Operations Chairman Jalal Younus confirmed the news, saying that Mushfiqur indeed applied for the leave for Hajj one month ago.

Djokovic and Nadal Bid to Derail Alcaraz Hype at French Open

Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal, with 41 Grand Slam titles between them, will attempt to derail the growing hype surrounding teenage sensation Carlos Alcaraz at the French Open from Sunday. All three have been placed in the top-half of the draw, meaning only one will make the Roland

Champion Real Madrid draw final league game

Real Madrid ended their triumphant league campaign with a draw against Real Betis in their final match before facing Liverpool in the Champions League final. Carlo Ancelotti named his strongest XI for the game between the La Liga champions and the Copa del Rey winners. Karim Benzema

South Asia's largest sports complex being built in Bashundhara

Bashundhara Group Chairman Ahmed Akbar Sobhan said the largest sports complex in South Asia is being constructed in Bashundhara of Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh. He said "We are building the largest sports complex in South Asia. There will be cricket, football and hockey fields

Sheikh Jamal celebrate maiden DPL championship with friends

Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club celebrated their maiden Dhaka Premier Division Cricket League championship with friends through a gala event in the capital. The event titled 'Celebrating Cricket with Friends' was held at the residence of Bashundhara Group Vice-Chairman and Sheikh

Female referees to officiate at men’s World Cup for the first time

Female referees are to officiate at a men’s World Cup for the first time, Fifa has confirmed, with three female assistant referees joining them.  In a breakthrough for gender equality within football, Stéphanie Frappart of France, Rwanda’s Salima Mukansanga and

Srilanka Kept Tigers At Bay Earned a Draw 

Brief Scorecard    Sri Lanka 1st Innings 397 All Out in 153 Overs (Angelo Mathews 199, Dinesh Chandimal 66, Kushal Mendis 54, Oshada Fernando 36, Naeem Hasan 6/105, Shakib Al Hasan 3/60)  Sri Lanka 2nd Innings 260/6  (Niroshan Dickwala 61*, Dimuth Karunaratne 52,

First Bangladesh-Sri Lanka Test drawn

Brief Score: Sri Lanka 397 (Mathews 199, Nayeem 6-105) and 260 for 6 (Dickwella 52, Taijul 4-82) drew with Bangladesh 465 for 9 dec (Tamim 133, Mushfiqur 105, Rajitha 4-60) The first Test between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka ended in a draw at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium today (May 19).

Eintracht Frankfurt beat Rangers to win Europa League

Eintracht Frankfurt defeated Rangers 5-4 on penalties to win the Europa League on Wednesday after the final in Seville finished 1-1 at the end of extra time. Aaron Ramsey missed for Rangers in the shoot-out after coming on as a substitute with only three minutes left of extra time,

Perhaps an Opportunity Lost. 

Bangladesh VS Sri Lanka Test Series 1st Test Played at ZACS, Chottogram  Brief Scorecard at Sumps Day Three   Sri Lanka 1st Innings 397 All Out in 153 Overs (Angelo Mathhews 199, Dinesh Chandimal 66, Kushal Mendis 54, Oshda Fernando 36, Naeem Hasan 6/105, Shakib Al Hasan