Friday, 27 Jan, 2023

Sports

Shakib suffering from dengue fever

DHAKA: Shakib Al Hasan, world top cricket all-rounder, is suffering from dengue fever.The cricketer also ruled out of taking rest in the New Zealand series.Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) issued a press release in this regard on Tuesday.Earlier, No-1 test all-rounder Shakib was withdrawn

Shafiul ruled out of ODI series with NZ

DHAKA: Bangladesh fast bowler, Shafiul Islam, has been ruled out of the ODI series against New Zealand after twisting his ankle during training on Sunday, at Shere Bangla National Stadium. Al-Amin Hossain, who made his Test debut in Mirpur last week, has been named as a like-for-like

Mushfiqur Rahim’s engagement held

DHAKA: Bangladesh Cricket Captain Mushfiqur Rahim announced his engagement with his deputy Mahmudullah Riyad’s sister-in-law Jannatul Kifayet Mondi on Saturday.Musfiqur Rahim’s father Mahbub Hamid confirmed the matter to banglanews on Sunday night.Mushfiqur will knot to tie with

World T20 2014 fixture declared

DHAKA: The International Cricket Council (ICC) announced match schedules of the ICC World Twenty20 2014, which will be staged in Bangladesh from March 16 to April 6. Defending Champions West Indies will kick start their campaign against ICC World Cup 2011 champions India. West Indies won

Barca beat Real to extend lead

DHAKA:  Barcelona opened up a four-point lead at the top of La Liga by overcoming rivals Real Madrid at the Nou Camp.Neymar`s low finish and a sublime chip by Alexis Sanchez sent Real to a second defeat in four league games.Brazil forward Neymar beat Diego Lopez with a right-foot finish

Mashrafe returns to ODI squad

DHAKA: Mashrafe Mortaza returned to the Bangladesh team for the first two of three One-Day Internationals against New Zealand after missing last two ODI series in Sri Lanka and Zimbabwe due to ankle injury.Batsmen Anamul Haque, Naeem Islam and Shamsur Rahman, along with Shafiul Islam, the

BD-NZ Test series drawn

DHAKA: The second and final Test match between Bangladesh and New Zealand was drawn as rain stopped the play of final day on Friday.Mominul Haque is the Man-of-the-Match and the Man-of-the-Series.On Thursday Mominul Haque’s century helped Bangladesh to take 114 runs lead at stumps on

Tigers’ continue fight back

DHAKA: Bangladesh resumed their second innings with 269 runs and seven wickets remaining in the second Test against New Zealand at Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium on Friday morning.Mominul Haque and Shakib Al Hasan were on crease with 126 runs and 32 runs respectively.The match was delayed

Match delayed due to rain

DHAKA: The second innings of the second Test match between Bangladesh and New Zealand was delayed due to rain on Friday.Bangladesh will resume their second innings with 269 runs and seven wickets remaining.Mominul Haque and Shakib Al Hasan were not out with 126 runs and 32 runs

BAN lead NZ by 114 runs with 7-wkt

DHAKA: Mominul Haque’s century helped Bangladesh to take 114 runs lead at stumps on day-3 in the second innings of second Test against New Zealand at Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium.The host team will resume their second innings with 269 runs and seven wickets reaming on Friday.

Sachin Wisden all-time World Test XI

DHAKA: Retiring Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar was today named in the Wisden all-time World Test XI.Tendulkar, who will retire from Test cricket after playing against the West Indies in his landmark 200th match in Mumbai next month, was named at his number four spot in the team announced

Mominul’s ton revive Bangladesh

DHAKA: Mominul Haque hit a century while Tigers are leading by 57 runs in second innings on the fourth day of the second and final Test against New Zealand in Mirpur on Thursday.With Tamim Iqbal’s 70 and Mominul Haque’s 103, the host side scored 212 runs for two after the over-70.5 at

NZ take 155-run lead into 2nd Test

DHAKA: Visiting New Zealand took 155 runs lead into second Test against Bangladesh at Mirpur She-e-Bangla Stadium Thursday.New Zealand scored 437 runs for all wickets in 140 over.Williamson scored 62, Taylor 53, Anderson 116 before going back to pavilion.Shakib Al Hasan bagged five

NZ to take big lead into 2nd Test

DHAKA: Visiting New Zealand is moving toward to take a big lead into second Test against Bangladesh at Mirpur She-e-Bangla Stadium Thursday.Till filing the report, New Zealand is leading by 144 runs with 2 wickets remaining in the 1st innings while the total score was 426 for eight in

Ronaldo helps Real beat Juventus

DHAKA: Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice as Real Madrid beat Juventus 2-1 to maintain their 100% Champions League record.Ronaldo opened the scoring with a dinked finish but Fernando Llorente equalised from close range before Ronaldo scored a penalty, his seventh goal in three Champions

Tahir stops Pak on 99

DHAKA: Imran Tahir’s magnificent leg spin bowling crashed Pakistan to one short of 100 in 36.4 overs on the 1st day of 2nd Test Match at Dubai on Wednesday.Tahir bagged five wickets for 32 runs in 13 overs while pacer Dale Steyn bagged three wickets by giving away 38 runs in his 13.4

NZ 419/8 at stumps on Day-3

DHAKA: New Zealand made hard work of taking lead by 137 runs over Bangladesh at stumps on day-3 in the second Test at Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium.The visiting team will resume their first innings with 419 runs and two wickets on Thursday. Williamson scored 62, Taylor 53, Anderson 116

Torres scores twice in Chelsea win

DHAKA: Fernando Torres marked his 100th start for Chelsea with a brace in a 3-0 win away to Schalke on Tuesday as Jose Mourinho`s side safely negotiated a tough test in Champions League Group E.Chelsea`s Spanish striker Fernando Torres celebrates during the UEFA Champions League Group E

Arsenal beaten by Dortmund

DHAKA: Robert Lewandowski ruined Arsene Wenger`s birthday as the Borussia Dortmund striker`s late goal clinched a 2-1 win against Arsenal in the Champions League on Tuesday.Arsenal manager Wenger turned 64 on Tuesday but Lewandowski played the party pooper as he netted a 82nd-minute

Messi goal rescues Barca

DHAKA: A Lionel Messi strike saw Barcelona maintain their two point lead at the top of Group H after drawing 1-1 at AC Milan in the Champions League on Tuesday.The draw leaves Barcelona top on seven points with Milan in second on five while Celtic are third with three having beaten Ajax