Monday, September 21, 2015



Ukraine's Elina Svito-lina hit a career high world ranking after her victory in Dubai helped her crack the WTA

Ronaldo leads Madrid fightback, Messi drags Barcelona to the top

Cristiano Ronaldo lifted Real Madrid fightback from 2-0 down to win 3-2 at Villarreal on Sunday. On the other

Tigers leave Dhaka for Sri Lanka

Tigers led by skipper Rahim left Dhaka on a flight at 2pm for Colombo yesterday to play a full

PSG hammer Marseille

Edinson Cavani bagged his 35th goal of a spectacular season as Paris Saint Germain swept aside Marseille 5-1 on

Zlatan's header clinches win at Wembley

Zlatan Ibrahimovic's late header clinched a 3-2 victory for ManU at Wembley on Sunday and broke Southampton's hearts. Ibrahimovic

Mario inspires Juve to easy Empoli win

Mario Mandzukic overcame a wasteful first half to inspire Juventus to a 2-0 home win over Empoli that edged

Steve O'Keefe's bowling exceptional: Lehmann

Steve O'Keefe might not strike fear into the hearts of batsman like Mitchell Johnson did at his pomp, but

India will 'come back hard', warns Smith

Australia skipper Steve Smith has warned his players against complacency and expects India to come back hard after the

Andy Murray says fully fit for Dubai ATP

Andy Murray leads a trio of Grand Slam champions into the Dubai Tennis Championships, their first matches since the

SL series an opportunity for Tigers

Bangladesh Test captain, Mushfiqur Rahim sounded optimistic giving his view about forthcoming Test series against Sri Lanka with pace

Australia crush India in 3 days

Australia beat India by 333 runs on Saturday in an outstanding victory that ended the hosts' winning streak of

Mustafiz, Mehedi win ESPN Cricinfo awards

Mustafizur Rahman and Mehedi Hasan Miraz have achieved ESPN cricinfo awards in International format on Friday. The ESPN cricinfo

Pele's son turns self in for Brazil prison

The son of football legend Pele turned himself in late Friday after being ordered by a Brazilian court to

League Cup glory key to Man United revolution

Jose Mourinho has challenged Manchester United's stars to prove his revolution is on track by winning the first major

Mathews rules out of Tests for injury

Sri Lanka skipper Angelo Mathews was Saturday ruled out of next month's two-Test home series against Bangladesh as selectors

De Villiers' hunger leads to thumping win over NZ

AB de Villiers admitted to nerves and battling a fear of failure as he produced a record-setting innings that

O'Keefe grabs six wickets as India collapse for 105

Australia's left-arm spinner Steve O'Keefe dispatched six Indian batsmen in just 24 balls after lunch as the hosts collapsed

Mahmudullah bowls Quetta to easy win

Quetta Gladiators have qualified for the playoffs of HBL Pakistan Super League T20 2017 where Bangladesh all-rounder Mahmudullah Riyad

Everton look to Lukaku as Moyes returns

Romelu Lukaku's return to fitness has given Everton extra reason for optimism as they prepare to welcome their former

Del Potro books quarter-final clash with Querrey

Juan Martin Del Potro turned back a challenge by Damir Dzumhur Thursday to book a quarter-final clash with defending

Golf: Storm washes out of LPGA Thailand

An unseasonal storm washed out the second round of the Honda LPGA in Thailand on Friday, with pools of

Open Women's Volleyball competition begins today

The Popular Life Insurance Dhaka Metro-polis Open Women's Volleyball competition will begin today at volleyball stadium in the city.

First Oriental Wrestling Championship begins today

The 1st Walton Oriental Wrestling Championship (men's & women's) begins today at Paltan ground adjoining Bangabandhu National Stadium here.

Barcelona launch major academy in China

Ronaldinho launched a Barcelona academy for about 1,000 students in China on Friday as the world's most populous nation

Mkhitaryan secures ManU progress despite injury

Henrikh Mkhitaryan scored but was then forced off with a hamstring injury as Manchester United cruised into the Europa

Starc revives Aussies despite Indian bowlers' quick strikes

Mitchell Starc smashed an unbeaten 57 to lift Australia to 256 for nine at stumps on the opening day