Tuesday, 19 Oct, 2021

Sports

PM hands over Sheikh Kamal NSC Award

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday (Aug 5) handed over Sheikh Kamal National Sports Council Award marking the 72nd birth anniversary of Shaheed Captain Sheikh Kamal. She virtually joined the award-giving ceremony as the chief guest at Shaheed Sheikh Kamal Auditorium in NSC Tower

Dream Takes Wings: Bangladesh Wins Two In Two Against Australia 

Bangabandhu T20 Cricket Series  2nd Match Played at SBNCS Dhaka on 4th August 2021 Brief Scorecard:  Bangladesh 123 for 5 in 18.4 Overs (Afif Hossain 37*, Shakib Al Hasan 26, Mehedi Hasan 23, Nurul Hasan Sohan 22* ,Ashton Ager 1/17, Josh Hazelwood 1/21, Adam Zampa 1/24,

USA's McLaughlin smashes 400m hurdles world record

The USA's Sydney McLaughlin smashed her own world record with a sensational run as she took Olympic gold in the women's 400m hurdles at the Tokyo Games. McLaughlin, 21, powered down the home straight to finish in 51.46 seconds as she shaved almost half a second off the old mark

Team Tigers Added A New Page In Its Cricket History 

Bangladesh VS Australia T20 International Series  1st Match Played at SBNCS, Dhaka on 3 August 2021  Bangladesh 131 /7 (Shakib Al Hasan 36, Mohammad Naim 30, Afif Hossain 23, Mahmudullah Riad 20, Josh Hazelwood 3/26, Mitchel Starc 2/33)  Australia 108 All Out (Mitchel

Bangladesh first ever win T20I against Australia 

Bangladesh first ever won T20 International against Australia by 23 runs in the first match at Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Dhaka on Tuesday. Nasum, a left-arm spinner, returned career-best figures of 4-19 to help dismiss Australia for 108 while chasing a target of 132 as

Olympics Football: Brazil beat Mexico to reach final

Defending champions Brazil reached the final of the men's Olympic football competition on Tuesday, beating Mexico 4-1 on penalties after the game ended goalless after extra-time. Brazil went close to settling the match inside 90 minutes when Richarlison struck the post with a

Tokyo Olympics: India beaten by Belgium in hockey semi-final

Alexander Hendrickx's hat-trick gave Belgium a 5-2 win over India to secure their place in the men's Olympic hockey final. Loick Luypaert put Belgium ahead but India were 2-1 up at the end of the first quarter, thanks to goals by Harmanpreet Singh and Mandeep Singh.

Prescription For Kangaroo Hunting

In a few hours time Kangaroos would be up against Bengal Tigers in tigers' den as Sher-E –Bangla National Cricket Stadium. Tigers have never hunted Kangaroo in the T20 International. They only played four times losing all four.  But on this very ground they recorded

Tigers and Kangaroos: Set For An Even T20 Series

Two teams coming from two different experiences from recent tours starts a hectic five matches T20 International series in a short span of 7 days at SBNCS Dhaka from tomorrow. Australia lost 5 matches T20 series to strong West Indies (All Big Guns Back) 1-4 and won keenly contested ODI

Italy’s Jacobs wins men’s 100m gold at Tokyo Olympics

Lamont Marcell Jacobs of Italy won the men’s 100 metres gold at the Tokyo Olympics on Sunday, breaking retired Jamaican star Usain Bolt’s 13-year hold on the event. Jacobs, 26, timed a European record of 9.80 seconds, with American Fred Kerley taking silver in 9.84 seconds

Flying Kangaroo Carried Team Australia To Bangladesh 

A special Qantas plane chartered purposefully for flight to Dhaka transported Australian Cricket team from Caribbean Island last afternoon. Bangladesh is in the grip of their worst ever CORONA infection.The rate of infection and death are climbing peak. Very intensive bio bubble security

Australia Cricket team arrives in Dhaka

Australia Cricket team arrived in Dhaka to play five Twenty20 International (T20I) matches against Bangladesh Cricket team. The team took a chartered flight from Barbados and landed at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport at 4:00pm on Thursday. Australia Cricket team then went

Tokyo Olympics medals table

Tokyo Olympics medal count Full list of each country's medal total at the Summer Games   Rank Country Gold Silver Bronze Total 1 China 14 6 9 29 2 USA 13 14 10 37

Tokyo Olympics: Dressel wins 2nd gold & China break 4X200 freestyle record

American Caeleb Dressel set an Olympic record on his way to winning the men's 100m freestyle gold medal as he seeks to become one of the most successful swimmers at an individual Games. Dressel won in a time of 47.02 seconds to claim his second gold in Tokyo. China took gold in

Bangladesh cricket team returns home

Bangladesh cricket team on Thursday (July 29) returned home from Harare after winning the series against Zimbabwe in all three formats.  The team reached the Hazrat Shah Jalal International Airport at around 9:00am by a special flight. Bangladesh team is already in bio-secured

Tokyo Olympics: UK win gold in freestyle relay after 113 years

Great Britain's men secured another gold in the Olympic pool with a dominant victory in the 4x200m freestyle relay in Tokyo. The quartet of 200m champion Tom Dean, silver medallist Duncan Scott, James Guy and Matthew Richards came within 0.03secs of the world record in a stunning

Tokyo Olympics: Simone Biles withdraws from all-around final

American gymnast and four-time Olympic gold medallist Simone Biles has withdrawn from Thursday's individual all-around final in Tokyo. Biles, the most successful US gymnast of all time, said she had to focus on her mental health after pulling out of the women's team final on

Challenges Of Bangladesh Against Australia 

Bangladesh cricket team fresh from victorious tour of Zimbabwe would have to encounter challenge of different dimension against Australia at home. Bangladesh contingent upon return to Bangladesh would straightway enter biosecurity bubble at Hotel Intercontinental Dhaka. Australian team

Tokyo Olympics: Naomi Osaka loses to Marketa Vondrousova

Japanese superstar Naomi Osaka suffered a surprise exit in her home Olympics as Czech Marketa Vondrousova earned a straight-set win in Tokyo. Osaka, 23, has been one of the faces of the Games in the Japanese capital and had the honour of lighting the Olympic cauldron in last week's

Nishiya wins Olympic skateboarding gold at just 13

At the age of just 13, Japan's Momiji Nishiya made history on Monday by winning the first-ever Olympic gold medal in women's street skateboarding at the Games in Tokyo. Nishiya topped a youthful podium with Rayssa Leal of Brazil, also 13, taking the silver medal and Japan's