Dhaka: 3:10 AM, Wed, 17 Jul, 2019

Anamul, Taijul recalled for Sri Lanka tour

Sports Correspondent: Right-handed batsman Anamul Haque Bijoy and left-arm spinner Taijul Islam were included in the 14-member squad announced on Tuesday ahead of the Sri Lanka tour.

Ben Stokes may soon become Sir Stokes

Sports Desk: The Man of the Match in the final of the ICC World Cup 2019, Ben Stokes has the world at his feet. Currently the most popular person in the whole of England, the New Zealand-born all-rounder may soon have one of the most prestigious honours bestowed upon him by the British Royalty.

Ashley Giles dismisses 'extra run' controversy

Sports Desk: England's director of cricket Ashley Giles says he is unconcerned at claims England were given an extra run in their World Cup win over New Zealand.

BCB likely to announce squad for Sri Lanka series Tuesday

Sports Correspondent: Bangladesh is expected to tour to Sri Lanka on July 20 for a three-match ODI series.

England win World Cup as umpires mistake

Sports Desk: England won the Cricket World Cup after a 'clear mistake' by officials which robbed New Zealand of the title, a former Australian international umpire claimed on Monday.

Gautam Gambhir slams ICC for ridiculous rule

Sports Desk: Former Indian batsman Gautam Gambhir lashed out at ICC for 'ridiculous' rule after England won the ICC World Cup 2019 on the virtue of more boundaries scored in the final against New Zealand.

Djokovic beats Federer in longest Wimbledon singles final

Sports Desk: Novak Djokovic saved two championship points in Wimbledon's longest singles final to retain his title in a thrilling win over Roger Federer.

I'm most hated father in NZ: Stokes' dad

Sports Desk: Ben Stokes’ father Ged has joked that he’s the most hated father in New Zealand after his son’s match-winning hand for England in the unforgettable Cricket World Cup final win over New Zealand.

Stokes plays crucial role against motherland

Sports Desk: Ben Stokes was born in New Zealand's Christchurch on June 4, 1991. A little over 28 years later, he played a crucial role for England as the country for his birth suffered a major heartbreak in the final of the 2019 Cricket World Cup.

Boundary countback rule ‘tough to swallow’: Williamson

Sports Desk: Kane Williamson admitted it was "tough to swallow" the fact that the number of boundaries struck by each side eventually decided the World Cup winners.

Williamson named Player of the Tournament

Sports Desk: After New Zealand went down to eventual champions England in the World Cup 2019 final at Lord's on Sunday, skipper Kane Williamson was adjudged the player of the tournament for his excellent returns with the bat and inspiring leadership.

England win Cricket World Cup after Super Over drama

Sports Desk: England won the World Cup for the first time as they beat New Zealand in a dramatic Super Over after a nerve-shredding final ended in a tie at Lord’s on Sunday.

England need 242 runs to win first ever World Cup

Sports Desk: New Zealand managed to post a modest score of 241 runs despite frequent fall of wickets in the World Cup final against England at Lord's on Sunday.

Who’s going to be world cup winning captain!

Sports Correspondent from London: What is the weakest side of Kane Williamson? Such question was put before the opponent skipper Eoin Morgan directly before the final match of ICC world cup 2019. The English skipper boldly replied, “His backup.”

Mustafiz welcomes his bride with blessing-affection

Satkhira Correspondent: Wedding reception of Mustafizur Rahman, the pace sensation of Bangladesh, was held in gorgeous fashion in his hometown Satkhira on Saturday.