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Fu Wang Food Cup Golf Tournament ends in Rangpur

  Rangpur Live: The "Fu Wang Food Cup Golf Tournament -2017" ended through a colourful prize-giving ceremony held at the auditorium of Rangpur Cantonment here on Friday night. More than 100 contestants from different Golf Clubs participated in the male, female, junior and sub-junior groups of the three-day tournament sponsored by Fu Wang Food Group, a release said here... details

New Zealand beat S. Africa by six runs in ODI

Sports Live: New Zealand defeated South Africa by six runs in the second one-day international in Christchurch on Wednesday to level the five-match series at 1-1. The Black Caps set South Africa a target of 290 after losing the toss and being sent into bat, aided by an unbeaten 102 from Ross Taylor, reports AFP. The tourists fell just short making nine for 283 in reply, with Dwaine... details

Academia School’s annual sports held

Sports Live: The annual sports and prize-giving ceremony of ACADEMIA (Outstanding English Medium School) were held at Mohammadpur Physical College in the capital yesterday. Principal of the School Dr. Mahbubul Haque presided over the inaugural function. Former Captain of Bangladesh National Cricket Team Habibul Bashar Sumon was present at the function to inspire the future leaders of the... details

Shakib, Tamim to play against Karachi tonight

Sports Live: Tamim Iqbal and Shakib AL Hasan are going to play their third match of the season in Pakistan Super League as Peshawar Zalmi are all set to face Karachi Kings tonight. The clash between this two teams will underway at Sharjah Cricket Stadium at 10.00 pm in Bangladesh time. Karachi Kings are now belonging at the bottom of the points table with one win out of five matches. But... details

Root set to receive captaincy role

Sports Live: 26-year old Joe Root is set to receive Test captain’s duty after Alastair Cook stepped down in the last week. An official announcement will be made on Monday by England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB). Root along with Ben Stokes and Stuart Broad were called by team director Andrew Strauss for interviews. It’s confirmed that the Yorkshire-lad is set to become England’s 80th... details

announced Pakistan’s ODI captain

          Sports Live: Azhar Ali has stepped down as Pakistan’s one-day captain following the team’s heavy defeat in Australia with wicketkeeper Sarfraz Ahmed taking over the job, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) said on Thursday. The former world champions rank a lowly eighth in one-dayers and speculation was mounting about the future of Azhar’s... details

Annual Sports Held at Manarat College

Manarat Live: Annual sports of Manarat Dhaka International School & College (MDIC) for the session 2016-17 were held with much enthusiasm and festivity. This three days long sporting event was inaugurated by the Principal of MDIC. On the first day, junior competitors took part in sports. Later, on the second day, the competition of female students of Senior Section was held with... details

Perth Scorchers seal third BBL

Sports Live: Scorchers elected to bowl first in the big final at their home ground WACA. The bowlers gave them a brilliant start. Sixers lost three wickets for 17 runs inside first three overs. Skipper Moises Henriques and Brad Haddin made a recovery partnership, 57 runs. Hero of the Semi Final for Sixers, Henriques made 21 whereas Haddin top-scored with 38 off 25 balls hitting 4 fours and... details

Bangladesh recourse to Jonty Rhodes

Sports Live: Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) plans to bring aboard former South African cricketer and fielding maestro Jonty Rhodes as the fielding performance and lack of fitness of the cricketers at the recently finished New Zealand tour worries the board. Fielders of Bangladesh team missed 18 catches at the New Zealand tour. Almost the same amount of catches were missed due to being... details

Mushfiqur, Kayes, Mominul ruled out

Sports Live: Bangladesh's tour of New Zealand just got harder, with their captain Mushfiqur Rahim, opener Imrul Kayes and No. 3 Mominul Haque ruled out of the second Test in Christchurch.They will need time to recover from injuries. Mushfiqur's thumb will keep him out for at least three weeks, Imrul has a grade-two thigh strain, and Mominul has a rib injury, reports... details

Daffodil Premier League Cricket Tournament Final Held

DIU Live: In the 2nd Daffodil Premier League Cricket Tournament-2017, Department of English clinched the Men’s title while Department of Business Administration became Runner Up in Men’s final. On the other hand, Law Department became champion and Business Administration became Runner Up in Women’s final of DPL- 2017 held today on 17 January 2017 at DIU permanent campus cricket... details

Australia’s Tour to India Can’t be Worse: Watson

Sports Live: Australia's tour to India next month can't be worse than the side's 2013 campaign when he and four other players were suspended for a Test, former all-rounder Shane Watson said on Tuesday. India dealt a 4-0 whitewash to the Aussies in 2013, a tour remembered for Watson, James Pattinson, Mitchell Johnson and Usman Khawaja being handed a one-Test ban for disciplinary... details

Court issues arrest warrants for Wasim Akram

Sports Live: A local court in Karachi on Tuesday issued arrest warrant against former star cricketer Wasim Akram, after he failed to appear before the court during last 31 hearings of a case.Akram himself had lodged the case in August last year at Bahadurabad police station against Major (retd) Amirur Rehman and others, Dawn reported. The court issued bailable warrant against Akram and... details