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Daring Dolly dies at 72

Versatile sportsperson Dolly Catherine Cruz breathed her last at her Tejturi Bazar residence due to old-age complications. She was 72.

Ranjit Biswas passes away

Ranjit Kumar Bishwas, the former senior secretary for Cultural Affairs and a prominent sports writer, passed away in Chittagong yesterday. He was 60.

Ali departs with poignant service

Thousands of people from the worlds of sports, entertainment, politics and Muhammad Ali's native Louisville bid farewell to

MS too takes Tigers seriously

At the Grand Stand of Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium yesterday afternoon was standing a man, who looked to be in his mid 30s, with a picture of Shakib Al Hasan in his hand. Now that of course is a...

Dhoni & co in town

Captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and seven other players joined the Indian team in Dhaka yesterday evening. Certain members of the Test team on the other hand were given a

Messi scores but Argentina opens Copa America with draw

It didn’t take Lionel Messi long to get on the Copa América scoresheet. It didn’t take much longer for Paraguay to throw Group B into a tizzy.

June 19, 2015
June 19, 2015

'I always keep my cool'

At no point of the match yesterday did Mustafizur Rahman let the batsmen dominate him. When Rohit Sharma pulled him for a six in the early stages of the match, he came back with his off-cutter to...

June 19, 2015
June 19, 2015

Mustafizur takes five wickets on debut

Bangladesh’s left-arm fast-bowler Mustafizur Rahman picks up five wickets on his ODI debut against India during the first game of the 3-match series at Mirpur today.

June 18, 2015
June 18, 2015

MS too takes Tigers seriously

At the Grand Stand of Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium yesterday afternoon was standing a man, who looked to be in his mid 30s, with a picture of Shakib Al Hasan in his hand. Now that of course is a...

June 16, 2015
June 16, 2015

Dhoni & co in town

Captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and seven other players joined the Indian team in Dhaka yesterday evening. Certain members of the Test team on the other hand were given a

June 14, 2015
June 14, 2015

Messi scores but Argentina opens Copa America with draw

It didn’t take Lionel Messi long to get on the Copa América scoresheet. It didn’t take much longer for Paraguay to throw Group B into a tizzy.

June 11, 2015
June 11, 2015

Messi, Neymar try not to be upstaged at Copa America

Lionel Messi, Neymar try not to be upstaged at Copa America that begins today in Chile.

June 10, 2015
June 10, 2015

Messi aims to end jinx

Lionel Messi has won everything possible with Barcelona but has been left staring at an empty shelf gathering dust for his Argentina honours.

June 8, 2015
June 8, 2015

Time to execute: Kohli

Not quite convinced about the idea of counting the positives after a lost match, India's new Test captain Virat Kohli Sunday said the days of learning are long over and his

June 5, 2015
June 5, 2015

Ronaldo's Video Game

Keen to expand his business empire beyond ridiculously expensive underpants, Cristiano Ronaldo has lent his name and likeness to a

June 4, 2015
June 4, 2015

Blatter: Four years late and murky

As Joseph Blatter declared stepping down as president of the Federation of International Football Associations (FIFA) on Tuesday amid the brouhaha of US-led corruption investigation, the first...