Al-Amin | The Daily Star
  • Al-Amin

  • Test of application failed

    When Bangladesh’s off-spin-bowling all-rounder Mehedi Hasan Miraz was hitting those boundaries on the fourth evening at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur to endanger a West Indies victory, his efforts appeared more like damage limitation than a serious statement.
  • Death of a man, not his legend

    As we were travelling to St Petersburg from Moscow by train while covering the 2018 World Cup in Russia, one inquisitive Argentine reporter asked why his country has such frenzied fan following in Bangladesh. The response was plain and simple. It’s because of Diego Maradona.
  • Badal Roy leaves a legacy

    Badal Roy is no more. One of biggest icons of the country’s football history, Roy died at a city hospital yesterday. He was 62.
  • He should have opted for harmony

    Bangladesh’s most celebrated cricketer Shakib Al Hasan has been in the news recently, and not in the sports pages.
  • A bastion of sporting courage

    Referee Abdul Aziz died on Tuesday afternoon. He was suffering from multiple diseases. He was 68.