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By Ziauddin Khandoker On Monday, March 30th, 2020

July 2021 set for start of delayed Olympics

currentnews The postponed Olympic Games will now begin on July 23 next year and run until Aug 8, the head of the Tokyo 2020 organising committee said on Monday, as the coronavirus pandemic made it impossible to More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Sunday, December 29th, 2019

Tigers’ Pak tour to depend on security assessment: Zahid Russell

currentnews State Minister for Youth and Sports Zahid Ahsan Russell has said that Bangladesh would only send its cricket team to Pakistan for a proposed three-match T20I and two-match Test series if a thorough More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Sunday, December 22nd, 2019

Malaysian shuttlers dominate Yonex-Sunrise Jr Int’l Badminton

currentnews Malaysian shuttlers established their supremacy in the Yonex-Sunrise Bangladesh Junior International Badminton series after emerging champions in three events out of five that concluded at the Shaheed More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Tuesday, December 10th, 2019

Bangabandhu BPL kicks off Wednesday

currentnews The wait is over. The new edition of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL), which is rebranded as Bangabandhu BPL to pay tributes to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman to mark his birth More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019

SA Games: Bangladesh Women beat Sri Lanka in opener

currentnews Bangladesh Women’s cricket team beat Sri Lankan Women’s team in their first game of the 13th South Asian Games (SA Games) in Nepal at Pokhara on Tuesday-reports UNB. Bangladesh won the game by More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Tuesday, November 19th, 2019

Pacer Shahadat banned for 5 years for beating team-mate

currentnews National fast bowler Shahadat Hossain Rajib has been banned for five years, with two years being suspended, for physically assaulting his team-mate Arafat Sunny Jr in the field on the 2nd day of the More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Tuesday, November 19th, 2019

Tamim becomes father of baby girl

currentnews Bangladesh batting stalwart Tamim Iqbal became father again after his wife Ayesha Siddiqui gave birth to a baby girl on Tuesday–reports UNB. The baby girl named Alishba Iqbal Khan was born at Bumrungrad More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Monday, November 18th, 2019

Brazil beats Mexico to win U17 World Cup at home

currentnews Brazil rallied to beat Mexico 2-1 on Sunday to win its fourth under-17 World Cup title–reports UNB. Bryan González opened the scoring for Mexico in the 66th minute at the Bezerrão stadium in Brasilia, More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Tuesday, September 24th, 2019

Messi and Rapinoe named Fifa footballers of the year

currnentnews Barcelona’s Lionel Messi and the USA World Cup winner Megan Rapinoe have been crowned players of the year at Fifa’s The Best awards, held at the stunning Teatro alla Scala, reports The Guardian. With More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Monday, September 23rd, 2019

Upbeat Tigers eyeing first T20 trophy

currnentnews Bangladesh is determined to come all guns blazing to clinch their first T20 trophy in their history as they take on Afghanistan in the final of the Tri-nation series at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket More...