Dhaka: 2:06 PM, Thu, 22 Aug, 2019

Pakistan cricketer Hasan Ali marries Indian girl

Sports Desk: Pakistan fast bowler Hasan Ali married Indian national Shamia Arzoo in Dubai on Tuesday.

Dananjaya reported for suspect bowling actions

Sports Desk: Sri Lanka spinner Akila Dananjaya has been reported for suspect bowling actions after the first test with New Zealand ended on Sunday.

Holder wins Cricket West Indies Test Player of the Year award

Sports Desk: West Indies Test and ODI skipper Jason Holder was awarded the Cricket West Indies (CWI) Test Player of the Year on Monday.

Afghanistan announce squad for tri-series

Sports Desk: Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) on Tuesday announced the squad for the upcoming T20I triangular series.

Coutinho leaves Barcelona

Sports Desk: Philippe Coutinho has joined Bayern Munich from Barcelona on a season-long loan with an option to make the move permanent next summer for €120million.

Shahzad suspended for a year

Sports Desk: Mohammad Shahzad, the Afghanistan wicketkeeper-batsman, cannot play "any form of cricket" for a year.

Domingo appointed as coach of Tigers

Sports Correspondent: Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has appointed former South Africa coach Russell Domingo as the head coach of the Tigers.

Barcelona suffers defeat on opening day

Sports Desk: Champions Barcelona suffered a defeat on the opening day of the La Liga season after a sublime winner by Aritz Aduriz handed Athletic Bilbao victory.

BCB announces HP squad for ODI series

Sports Correspondent: The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) announced the 15-member high performance (HP) squad for the three-match one-day series against Sri Lanka Emerging Team, set to start from August 18.

Tim Southee equals Sachin's tally of sixes in Test

Sports Desk: Tim Southee's solitary six in the first innings of the Galle Test between Sri Lanka and New Zealand helped him match Sachin Tendulkar's tally of sixes in the longest format of the game.

Conditioning camp to begin without Mashrafe, Tamim

Sports Correspondent: The conditioning camp of Bangladesh team will be started from Sunday ahead of the Test match against Afghanistan and the Tri-nation series.

Nominees revealed for UEFA player of the year awards

Sports Desk: UEFA has today announced the names of the nominees shortlisted for the 2018/19 UEFA Men's and Women’s Player of the Year Awards.

Barcelona will not risk Messi for La Liga opener

Sports Desk: Lionel Messi will not be risked for Barcelona’s opening La Liga game against Athletic Bilbao on Friday, according to his coach Ernesto Valverde.

England 258 all out in second Ashes Test

Sports Desk: England were dismissed for 258 by Australia in the second Ashes Test at Lord’s on Thursday.

Liverpool defeats Chelsea on penalties to win Super Cup

Sports Desk: Liverpool held its nerve to win the European Super Cup after defeating Chelsea on penalties in Istanbul on Wednesday.