Tuesday, 25 Jan, 2022


New Zealand to return to Pakistan twice in 2022-23 after abandoned 2021 tour

New Zealand's men will tour Pakistan twice in 2022-23 after the Black Caps pulled out of a tour earlier this year. New Zealand flew home from Pakistan in September, where they were due to play white-ball matches, after a "security alert" from their government.

Real left frustrated by battling Cadiz 

Real Madrid were denied an eighth consecutive La Liga victory after being held by relegation strugglers Cadiz at the Bernabeu. The result leaves Real six points clear at the top of the table having played a game more than second-placed Sevilla. The hosts dominated throughout,

Omicron: Two women cricketers test negative 

Two Bangladesh women cricketers, who were infected by the Omicron variant, have recovered fully, sources said. Two women cricketers have recovered from Omicron and will be able to return home soon. According to a source close to the IEDCR, they have tested negative for the Omicron

Tiger Woods return to golf alongside son 

Tiger Woods said "it just couldn't get any better than that" after he returned to competitive golf for the first time since he was in a car crash. Woods, 45, who suffered serious injuries in the accident in February, partnered his 12-year-old son Charlie at the PNC

Gonzalez scores late as Barcelona edge Elche

Substitute Nico Gonzalez scored a late winner as Barcelona edged past Elche in La Liga to end their three-game winless run in all competitions. Ferran Jutgla headed in an opener for the hosts after 16 minutes before 17-year-old Gavi grabbed his first La Liga goal with a superb solo

Martinelli double helps Arsenal win at Leeds 

Two goals from Gabriel Martinelli helped Arsenal sweep past an injury-hit Leeds at Elland Road to secure their third successive Premier League victory. Martinelli's double and Bukayo Saka's deflected effort made it 3-0 before half-time as the Gunners ruthlessly capitalised on

Lewandowski breaks Muller's Bundesliga goals record for calendar year

Robert Lewandowski scored his 43rd Bayern Munich goal of 2021 to break Gerd Muller's record for the most Bundesliga goals in a calendar year. The Poland striker, 33, volleyed home three minutes from time as Bayern thrashed Wolfsburg 4-0 at Allianz Arena. Muller's achievement

Kings to take on Dhaka Abahani for Independence Cup title 

In a bid to clinch the Independence Cup title, reigning champions Bashundhara Kings will take on Dhaka Abahani Limited in their final match today (Dec 18) at the Bir Shrestha Shaheed Sepoy Mustofa Kamal Stadium in Kamalapur. The match is scheduled to start at 05:30pm (BST) and will be

Boca beat Barca on penalties to win Maradona Cup

Boca Juniors beat Barcelona on penalties in the Maradona Cup at the King Saud University Stadium in Saudi Arabia on Tuesday.  Ferran Jutgla fired the Blaugrana into a 52nd minute lead only for Boca to equalise through Exequiel Zeballos in the 77th. Boca then won 4-2 in the

Man City thrash Leeds 7-0 as Kevin de Bruyne scores twice

Manchester City tore Leeds apart with an attacking masterclass to increase their lead at the top of the Premier League to four points. The defending champions were at their scintillating best as they racked up their biggest victory of the season and moved further clear of Liverpool and

Chelsea v Lille, Man Utd v Atletico, Man City v Sporting, Liverpool v Inter

Holders Chelsea will play French side Lille in the Champions League last 16 after the draw for the knockout stages took place for a second time. A "technical problem" caused an error in the initial draw, which Uefa said had been "declared void". Premier League

Bangladesh girls secure comfortable 6-0 win over Bhutan

Bangladesh on Monday recorded a massive 6-0 goals victory over visiting Bhutan in their second match of SAFF U-19 Women's Football Championship at Birshreshtha Shaheed Sepoy Mohammad Mostafa Kamal Stadium in the city's Kamalapur area. Bangladesh secured four points from two

Mbappe double helps PSG beat Monaco  

Kylian Mbappe struck twice as Paris St-Germain continued their dominance of Ligue 1 with victory over Monaco. Mauricio Pochettino's side were fortunate early on when Monaco's Sofiane Diop struck the post. But when Djibril Sidibe caught Angel di Maria in the box, Mbappe swept

Benzema scores as Real win Madrid derby 

Real Madrid won for the 10th game in a row to beat neighbours Atletico Madrid and move eight points clear of Sevilla at the top of La Liga. La Liga's top scorer Karim Benzema powered in a fantastic volley from Vinicius Jr's cross to give Carlo Ancelotti's side the lead.

Ashes: Australia beat England in first Test in Brisbane

England's hope evaporated into a crushing nine-wicket defeat by Australia on the fourth day of the first Ashes Test at the Gabba. After the optimism of their third-day fightback, England meekly lost their last eight wickets for 77 runs in the morning session, including the crucial

Chelsea denied top spot in group by Zenit's added-time equaliser 

Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel said his players "changed their behaviours" after taking an early lead against Zenit St Petersburg as they drew their final Champions League group match. A dramatic equaliser from substitute Magomed Ozdoev four minutes into added time meant holders

Comprehensive White Wash By Pakistan Hurt Pride Of Bangladesh

Pakistan VS Bangladesh Aless Holdings Test Series 2nd Test Played at SBNCS Dhaka from 4-8 December 2021. Brief Scorecard at Stumps on Day Four  Pakistan 300/4 Declared (Babar Azam 76, Azhar Ali 56, Mohammad Rizwan 53*, Fawad Alam 50*, Abid Ali 39, Asadullah Shafiq 25, Taijul

Humiliating Series White Wash Is Looming For Bangladesh

Pakistan VS Bangladesh Aless Holdings Test Series 2nd Test Played at SBNCS Dhaka from 4-8 December 2021. Brief Scorecard at Stumps on Day Four  Pakistan 300/4 Declared (Babar Azam 76, Azhar Ali 56, Mohammad Rizwan 53* , Fawad Alam 50* ,Abid Ali 39, Asadullah Shafiq 25,

Pakistan Looked In Control At Stumps of Day One 

Alesha Holding Pakistan VS Bangladesh Test Series  2nd Test Played at SBNCS, Dhaka from 4-8 December 2021  Brief Scorecard at Sumps Day One. Pakistan 161/2 in 57 Overs (Babar Azam 60*, Abid Ali 39, Azhar Ali 36* , Asadullah Shafique 25, Taijul Islam 2/49)  On a slow

Bangladesh Test squad for New Zealand tour announced

The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) today (Dec 4) announced an 18-member squad for the two-match Test series against New Zealand. The authorities retained all of the players, who are in the squad for the ongoing second and final Test against Pakistan sans pacer Rezaur Rahman Raza.