Saturday, 02 Jul, 2022

Sports

Nadal beats Berankis to advance to Wimbledon third round

Rafael Nadal has made it through to the third round of Wimbledon for the 11th time after getting past Ricardas Berankis 6-4, 6-4, 4-6, 6-3. The second-seeded Nadal looked far from his best at times but won on Centre Court in a match that finished under the roof after a rain delay

FIFA lifts suspension of Pakistan Football Federation

FIFA has lifted the suspension of the Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) which was imposed due to undue third-party interference. A group of officials led by Ashfaq Hussain Shah, which was elected by the Supreme Court in 2018 to run the PFF but was not recognised by FIFA, took over the

Jos Buttler named England men's new white-ball captain

Jos Buttler has been appointed captain of England's men's white-ball teams after Eoin Morgan's retirement from international cricket earlier this week. Buttler, 31, regularly deputised as captain during Morgan's seven-and-a-half-year tenure and has captained England in

Cristiano Ronaldo seeks $626K from rape accuser's lawyer

Cristiano Ronaldo is seeking $626,000 from his rape accuser's lawyer. Ronaldo's attorney Peter Christiansen filed the claim with U.S. District Court Judge Jennifer Dorsey, according to documents obtained by the Associated Press.  The claim seeks compensation for legal

Shakib likely to skip Bangladesh's ODIs against West Indies

Shakib Al Hasan is expected to skip the ODIs against West Indies next month, BCB president Nazmul Hassan said after a board meeting in Dhaka on Wednesday. Shakib was initially named in all three squads, but now it seems he will leave the tour after the T20Is. Shakib led the side for

Taskin, Miraz included in Bangladesh T20 squad against WI

Bangladesh off-spinner Mehidy Hasan Miraz and pacer Taskin Ahmed have been included in the T20I squad for the upcoming three-match T20I series against West Indies. Miraz is set to make a T20 international comeback after four years, however, he has been a regular in Tests and ODIs for

Better Opportunities In White Ball Formats  

Bangladesh whitewashed in two matches Padma Bridge test series against West Indies also recorded the ignominious 100th test loss. In 7 and 10 wickets defeat at Antigua and St Vincent they could compete at all well. Now they have moved to Dominica another beautiful island of the Atlantic

Morgan signs off as simply the best of England’s one-day captains

Eoin Morgan is a unique figure in cricket history, an Irish revolutionary who became one of England’s all-time greats. That status was sealed when he lifted the World Cup in 2019.  It was a thrilling achievement but it did only happen by the barest of margins – or, as

Tickets for the FIFA World Cup back on sale next week

Tickets for the FIFA World Cup are set to go back on sale next week, with only 200,000 left for the event in Qatar. Football’s world governing body announced on Wednesday that 1.8 million tickets for the tournament, which opens on November 21, have now been sold. It follows

Australia Looks to Consolidate Top Position

Australia is now leading the points table of ICC Test Championship 2021-23 Cycle. The very important test series between Australia and Sri Lanka starts today at Iconic Galle. An Australian win will consolidate the position at the top brightening the possibility of playing the final. It

Bangladesh quickest to taste 100th defeat in Test cricket

Bangladesh scripted an unwanted record after conceding a 10-wicket defeat to West Indies in the second Test, which not only gave them a bitter taste of whitewash but also completed their 100th defeat in this format.   It's not that Bangladesh are the only country to concede the

Babar Azam overtakes Virat Kohli in yet another record list

Babar Azam has undoubtedly been one of the best batsmen in the modern era alongside the likes of Joe Root, Steve Smith, and Kane Williamson. Pakistan's all-format captain, who has been ranked as the number one ranked T20I player, has now broken another record by securing the top

Day-night Test returns as NZ announce summer schedule

New Zealand will host England in a day-night Test this summer, while the Kiwis will also play white-ball series at home against India, Bangladesh, Pakistan and Sri Lanka over the next 10 months. New Zealand Cricket announced a busy home schedule for the upcoming summer on Tuesday, with

Bangladesh Recorded 100th Test Defeat: Another White Wash 

Padma Bridge Test Series  West Indies VS Bangladesh 2nd Test  Played at Daren Sami Stadium St Vincent from 25-29 June 2022  Brief Score Card   Bangladesh 1st Innings All Out 234 In 64.2 Overs (Litton Kumar Das 53, Tamim Iqbal 46, Shoriful Islam 26, Nazmul Hasan

Bangladesh Stares At Series White Wash

Padma Bridge Test Series  West Indies VS Bangladesh 2nd Test  Played at Daren Sami Stadium St Vincent From 25-29 June 2022  Brief Score Card at Stumps on Day Three  Bangladesh 1st Innings All Out 234 In 64.2 Overs (Litton Kumar Das 53, Tamim Iqbal 46, Shoriful

Rain interrupts West Indies v Bangladesh final Test

Rain has interrupted play on the third morning of the second and final Test between the West Indies and Bangladesh at the Daren Sammy Stadium in St Lucia on Sunday (June 26). Resuming at the overnight position of 340 for five in reply to Bangladesh's first innings total of 234,

Bashundhara Kings beat Sheikh Russel 3-2

Bashundhara Kings beat Sheikh Russel 3-2 in the 12-team Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) Football on Sunday (June 26). In the first half, both teams scored one goal each at the Bashundhara Sports Complex. Kyrgyz defender Ayzar Akmatov put Sheikh Russel into the lead in the 28th

Meyers Magic Pushed Bangladesh To Tight Corner 

Padma Bridge Test Series  West Indies VS Bangladesh 2nd Test  Played at Daren Sami Stadium St Vincent from 25-29 June 2022  Brief Score Card at Stumps on Day Two  Bangladesh 1st Innings All Out 234 In 64.2 Overs (Litton Kumar Das 53, Tamim Iqbal 46, Shoriful

West Indies In Control Despite Improved Batting Of Bangladesh 

Padma Bridge Test Series  West Indies VS Bangladesh 2nd Test  Played at Daren Sami Stadium St Vincent From 25-29 June 2022  Bangladesh 1st Innings All Out 234 In 64.2 Overs (Litton Kumar Das 53, Tamim Iqbal 46, Shoriful Islam 26, Nazmul Hasan Shanto 26, Anamul Haq Bijoy

West Indies win toss in 2nd Test against Bangladesh

West Indies captain Kraigg Brathwaite won the toss again and once more put Bangladesh in to bat on the opening day of the second and final Test at the Daren Sammy Stadium in St Lucia on Friday. On a surface expected to offer considerable assistance to the faster bowlers, the home side