Dhaka: 8:54 PM, Tue, 22 Aug, 2017

Sunil Joshi appointed Bangladesh's spin consultant

Sports Desk: Former India left-arm spinner Sunil Joshi has been recruited by the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) as the team’s spin bowling consultant for the Test series against Australia beginning this Sunday, reports the hindu.com.

Neymar scores twice on home debut as PSG go top

Sports Desk: Neymar scored twice on his home debut as Paris St-Germain netted four of their six goals with only 10 men to thrash Toulouse and go top of Ligue 1.

Mominul returns to Test squad against Aussies

Sports Desk: Bangladesh national team player Mominul Haque, who on Saturday was left out of Tiger’s squad for the first Test against Australia, has been included to the squad on Sunday.

No one is bigger than team; says Hathurusingha

Sports Desk: Bangladesh coach Chandika Hathurusingha has defended Mominul's exclusion saying "No one is bigger than the team".

Bangladesh name Test squad against Australia

Sports Correspondent: Bangladesh will play two Test matches against the visiting Australia. Bangladesh Cricket Board announced a 14-member squad against Australia on Saturday noon.

Bayern beat Bayer in Bundesliga opener

Sports Desk: Bayern Munich benefitted from a historic video replay decision as they opened the Bundesliga season with a win against Bayer Leverkusen at a rain-soaked Allianz Arena, reports BBC on Saturday.

Australia arrive in Dhaka

Sports Desk: Australia have arrived in Dhaka for a two-match Test series against the Tigers after 11 years since 2006.

Aussies to be accompanied by 3 security managers, a chef

Sports Desk: Australia are scheduled to arrive in Dhaka tonight (Friday) for a two-match Test series against Tigers. Aussies have already flown for Bangladesh from Darwin.

Zidane fined for comments over Ronaldo suspension

Sports Desk: Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane could get hit with a fine for the comments he made regarding match officials following Los Blancos Spanish Super Cup win over Barcelona, according to Marca.

Barcelona to face at Real Madrid Bernabeu tonight

Sports Desk: Barcelona return to action on Wednesday night at the Spanish capital for another edition of El Clásico against Real Madrid, this time at the Santiago Bernabéu in the second leg of the Spanish Super Cup.

Ronaldo banned for five games

Sports Desk: Cristiano Ronaldo was banned for five games on Monday after shoving a referee following his red card for diving in Real Madrid's 3-1 win over Barcelona in the season-opening Spanish Super Cup.

Injury floors Bolt, ruins final farewell

Sports Desk: Usain Bolt’s unparalleled career ended in extraordinary drama on Saturday as he pulled up with injury on the anchor leg of his very last race, the 4x100 metres relay final at the World Championships.

Neymar irreplaceable: Zidane

Sports Desk: Zinedine Zidane has said Neymar is "irreplaceable" for Barcelona but warned his world-record departure will not make life any easier for Real Madrid.

Neymar can make Paris St-Germain debut on Sunday

Sports Desk: Neymar can make his Paris St-Germain debut after French football authorities received clearance following his £200m world record move from Barcelona.

FIFA rankings: Brazil knock Germany off top spot

Sports Desk: Brazil have returned to the top of the FIFA rankings, ending Germany's one-month reign at the summit.