Tuesday, 28 Mar, 2023


Fearless Cricket Won Bangladesh First T20 at Sagarika 

T20 Series  Bangladesh VS Ireland 1st T20 Match Played at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium Chattogram on 27 March 2023 Bangladesh 207/5 in 19.2 Overs (Rony Talukdar 67. Litton K Das 47. Shamim Patoyary 30, Shakib Al Hasan 20, Craig Young 2/45)  Ireland 81/5 in 8 Overs

France survive Ireland scare, Netherlands ease past Gibraltar

France held on to beat Ireland 1-0 in Dublin on Monday to win their second Euro 2024 qualifier, while the Netherlands eased past Gibraltar 3-0. Right-back Benjamin Pavard pounced with half an hour remaining at a sold-out Lansdowne Road before two superb Mike Maignan saves in the final

Rony, Taskin help Bangladesh win 1st T20I against Ireland 

Bangladesh clinched victory in the first T20 international of the three-match series in a comprehensive manner as Ireland lose the rain-affected game by 22 runs (DLS Method). After a good power play, Ireland failed to capitalize on the momentum as Taskin Ahmed took 4 wickets in his

Ireland win toss, send Bangladesh to bat first

Ireland win toss and opted to field first against Bangladesh in the first game of the three-match T20 International series at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chattogram on Monday. Since being consigned to ODI series defeat to England for the first time after 2016 by losing first

Tottenham manager Antonio Conte leaves after 16 months in charge

Manager Antonio Conte has left Tottenham Hotspur by mutual consent after 16 months in charge. Conte called the Spurs players "selfish" and criticised the club's culture in a remarkable news conference after their recent draw at Southampton. Tottenham are fourth in the

Ronaldo double helps Portugal thrash Luxembourg

Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice to help Portugal thrash Luxembourg 6-0 in Euro 2024 qualifying. Ronaldo, 38, broke the deadlock after nine minutes before Joao Felix and Bernardo Silva pulled Portugal further clear. The Al Nassr forward sent his side in with a 4-0 lead at half-time,

Kane and Saka on target as England beat Ukraine 

England maintained their winning start to Euro 2024 qualifying with a comfortable victory over Ukraine at Wembley. Gareth Southgate's side built on the foundation of their first away win against Italy since 1961 with an efficient performance that was more than enough to see off the

Afif dropped because of performance: Hathurusingha

Bangladesh head coach Chandika Hathurusingha has said that Afif Hossain has been kept out because of his performance, not face.  He told the media ahead of the first T20I against Ireland on Sunday (Mar 26).  Hathurusingha said, “He is out of the team now. He has to

Joselu scores twice on debut as Spain beat Norway

Former Newcastle and Stoke striker Joselu scored twice in two minutes on his international debut as Spain beat Norway in Euro 2024 qualifying. Dani Olmo scored the opener at Malaga's La Rosaleda Stadium, turning home Alejandro Balde's cut-back. Joselu, 32, scored two late

Morocco stun Brazil and win for first time

Morocco stunned Brazil 2-1 in a friendly international on Saturday as the north African side recorded a first ever win over the five-time world champions. Midfielder Sofiane Boufal, a former Southampton star, but now playing with Al-Rayyan in Qatar, gave Morocco the lead after 29

FIFA international series: Bangladesh beat Seychelles 1-0

Bangladesh national football team beat visiting Seychelles by 1-0 goal in the first match of two-match FIFA Tier-1 Int'l Football Series held today (Mar 25) at Sylhet District Stadium in Sylhet. Bangladesh took control in the beginning of the match and got two free kicks early, but

Shipley’s 5-for sinks Sri Lanka in New Zealand’s 198-run win

New Zealand defeated Sri Lanka by 198 runs in the opening one-day international in Auckland on Saturday as Henry Shipley claimed a career-best 5/31. Sri Lanka were bundled out for 76 in the 20th over chasing 275 for victory, with Shipley orchestrating their rout on a lively track at

Lukaku scores hat-trick as Belgium thrash Sweden

Romelu Lukaku scored a hat-trick to lead Belgium to victory against Sweden in their Euro 2024 qualifier and upstage Zlatan Ibrahimovic on his international return. Lukaku headed in a first-half opener before turning in from close range, and then slotted in late on. Ibrahimovic, 41,

Mbappe scores twice as France thrash Netherlands

Kylian Mbappe scored his first goals as France captain as the World Cup finalists began their Euro 2024 qualifying campaign with a comfortable win against the Netherlands. The hosts were ahead after just two minutes when Antoine Griezmann curled in from Mbappe's pass. Defender

Afghanistan beats Pakistan for first time in T20 cricket

Afghanistan beat Pakistan by six wickets in the series opener on Friday, the Afghan side’s first T20 win over its neighbours. Pakistan, without five rested front-line players, including captain Babar Azam, struggled on a slow and low pitch at Sharjah Cricket Stadium in the United

India loses 0-1 to Bangladesh in SAFF U-17 Women’s Championship

India lost 0-1 to Bangladesh in the ongoing SAFF U-17 Women's Championship 2023 on Friday (Mar 24) at the Birshreshtha Shaheed Sepoy Mohammad Mostafa Kamal Stadium in the city's Kamalapur.  With the day's victory, Bangladesh stay on course of the championship with six

Messi scores 800th career goal as Argentina beats Panama 2-0

Lionel Messi capped a night of unbridled joy with the 800th goal of his career as world champion Argentina celebrated its homecoming with a 2-0 friendly victory over stubborn Panama in Buenos Aires on Thursday. The 35-year-old seven-time Ballon d’Or winner’s stunning

Changing Paradigm of Bangladesh Cricket 

Bangladesh Vs Ireland Modhumoti Bank ODI Series 2023  3rd Match Played at Sylhet International Cricket Stadium  Ireland 101 All Out in 28.1 Over (Cartis Campher 36, Lorcan Tucker 28, Mahmud Hasan 5/32, Taskin Ahmed 3/26 Ebadat Hossain 2/29) Bangladesh 102 /0 in 13.1 Over

Bangladesh thrash Ireland in 3rd ODI, seal series 

Bangladesh clinched the series victory over Ireland after beating them by 10 wickets in the 3rd and final ODI at the Sylhet International Cricket Stadium on Thursday (March 23). The host restricted Ireland to 101 for all wickets after the visitors won the toss and opted to bat first.

Bangladesh restrict Ireland to 101 in 3rd ODI

Bangladesh restricted Ireland to 101 for all wickets during the 3rd and final ODI of the three-match series at the Sylhet International Cricket Stadium on Thursday (March 23). Looking for a stunning series win after going one-up in the first game, Bangladesh kept the visitors under