Monday, 02 Oct, 2023

Sports

India vs Sri Lanka: Who Wins Asia Cap 2023?

Two formidable oppositions India and Sri Lanka are set to meet today (September 17) at Premadasa Stadium, Colombo to decide which country wins the 16th Asia Cap, considered as World Cup of the cricket loving South Asia.  India won it 7 times in the past and Sri Lanka 6 times.

Tigers return home after Asia Cup mission

The Bangladesh national cricket team returned to the country today (September 16) after completing their Asia Cup mission. Meanwhile, the Tigers secured two victories in the tournament-one against Afghanistan in the group phase and the last one against India in their last match of the

Al-Hilal: Neymar’s debut, 6 goals and back in first place 

The big question before the game was “will he or won’t he?” But ultimately, the more important outcome than learning whether or not Neymar would make his debut in Saudi Arabia on Friday evening was Al-Hilal thrashing Al-Riyadh 6-1 to return to the top of the Saudi Pro

Malan ton seals England ODI series win over New Zealand 

Dawid Malan's sublime century inspired England to a series-clinching hammering of New Zealand in the fourth and final one-day international at Lord's. Malan, in prolific form before the World Cup starting in India next month, stroked 127 from 114 balls. That led England to

Better Late Than Never

Asia Cup 2023, 12th Match Bangladesh VS India Played at Premadasa Stadium, Colombo Sri Lanka on 15 September 2023 Bangladesh 265/8 (Shakib Al Hasan 80, Towhid Hridoy 54, Nasum Ahmed 44, Mahedi Hasan 29*, Tanzim Hasan Shakib 14*, Shardul Thakur 3/65, Mohammad Shami 2/32, Axar Patel 1/47,

Fifties by Shakib, Towid lift Bangladesh to 265/8 against India

Bangladesh skipper Shakib Al Hasan and Towid Hridoy scored contrasting half-centuries to post a decent 265 for eight against India in an inconsequential Asia Cup Super 4 match here on Friday. Invited to bat, Shakib (80 off 85 balls) and Towid (54 off 81 deliveries) steadied the

India win toss, opt to field against Bangladesh

Indian won the toss against Bangladesh on Friday and decided to bowl first against the Bangla Tigers at the R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The coin toss went Rohit Sharma’s way as the Indian skipper chose to field first against Shakib Al Hasan’s men. Team

Former Australia cricketer MacGill charged with drug supply

Former Australian Test cricket star Stuart MacGill has been arrested and charged for his alleged role in a commercial-scale cocaine deal, police said Friday. The retired leg-spinner came to the attention of detectives in April 2021, when he was allegedly kidnapped by a group of armed

Sri Lanka Winning Nail Biter Made It To The Final 

Asia Cup 2023  Pakistan VS Sri Lanka Played at Premadasa, Colombo on 14th and 15th September 2023  Sri Lanka 252/8 in 42 Overs (Kusal Mendis 91, Charith Asalanka 49*, Sadeera Samarawickrama 48, Pathun Nissanka 29, Iftikhar Ahmed 3/50, Shaheen Shah Afridi 2/52)  Pakistan

Sri Lanka beat Pakistan to reach Asia Cup 2023 final

Sri Lanka on Thursday defeated Pakistan by two wickets in a last-ball thriller to set up a final with India for the Asia Cup 2023. The nail-biting match ended with Asalanka finishing the game for the home side and take them to the 252-run target. The final of the Asia Cup 2023 will

Who Wins the Battle of The Co-Hosts?

Pakistan and Sri Lanka the co-hosts of Asia Cup 2023 meet today at Lankan Capital Colombo to settle which team will meet India in the final on 17 September.  Both team after playing two matches in the group of four with one win and one loss have two points. But Pakistan losing by

Stokes hits England ODI record 182 in win over New Zealand 

Ben Stokes clobbered the highest score by an England batter in a one-day international in a 181-run trouncing of New Zealand at The Kia Oval. Stokes' brutal 182 beat the previous England best of 180, made by Jason Roy against Australia in Melbourne in 2018. In only his third ODI

Surviving Lankan Scare India Advanced

Asia Cup 2023 - Match 10  India VS Sri Lanka Played at Premadasa Stadium, Colombo on 12 September 2023  India 213 All Out in 49.1 Overs (Rohit Sharma 52, KL Rahul 39, Ishan Kishan 33, Axar Patel 26, Dunith Wellalage 5/40)  Sri Lanka 172 All Out in 41.3 Overs (Dunith

Former Spanish FA president Rubiales to appear in court over Hermoso kiss

Former Spanish Football Federation president Luis Rubiales will appear in a Madrid court on Friday over his kiss of Spain forward Jenni Hermoso. Hermoso filed a legal complaint last week over Rubiales kissing her on the lips following her country's Women's World Cup final win

Euro 2024: Scotland still waiting for qualification as Norway beat Georgia

Scotland must wait until next month at the earliest to earn the two points that would seal a Euro 2024 place after Norway beat Georgia 2-1 in Oslo. Steve Clarke's side won their first five qualifiers, but Spain and Norway could both still breach their tally of 15 points, with the

Bellingham shines as England beat Scotland 3-1

Jude Bellingham was the star of the show as England defeated Scotland 3-1 in a friendly match at Hampden Park on Tuesday night. The Real Madrid midfielder scored one goal and set up another for Harry Kane, as the visitors celebrated the 150th anniversary of the first meeting between

Gritty India Hold Nerves To Beat Sri Lanka, Book Final Spot

Kuldeep Yadav shone with the ball once again as India defeated Sri Lanka by 41 runs in a low-scoring thriller at R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo on Tuesday. Defending a total of 213, India bundled out Sri Lanka for 172 runs.  Earlier, Dunith Wellalage and Charith Asalanka helped

India’s Paki Bashing 

Asia Cup 2023, Match 9  India VS Pakistan Played at Premadasa Stadium, Colombo, Sri Lanka on 11 September 2023  India 356/2 (Virat Kohli 122*, KL Rahul 111*, Shubman Gill 58, Rohit Sharma 56, Shadab Khan 1/71, Shaheen Shah Afridi 1/79)  Pakistan 128 All Out in 32 Overs

Portugal thrash Luxembourg to maintain 100% record

Diogo Jota scored twice with Bruno Fernandes also on target as Portugal thrashed Luxembourg to maintain their 100% Euro 2024 qualification record. Without the suspended Cristiano Ronaldo, Portugal were 4-0 ahead at half-time with two goals apiece from Goncalo Inacio and Goncalo Ramos.

Judge opens investigation of Rubiales kiss

A Spanish high court judge has opened an investigation of former Spanish Football Federation president Luis Rubiales. Spain forward Jenni Hermoso filed a legal complaint last week over Rubiales kissing her on the lips following her country's Women's World Cup final win.