Tuesday, 17 May, 2022

Sports

Joy creates history, brings up maiden Test ton 

Opener Mahmudul Hasan joy has become the first Bangladeshi batsman to score a century in Tests against South Africa.  It was his maiden international hundred and also the second one by a Bangladeshi in South Africa in any format.  Joy reached the three-figure mark by

Qatar World Cup 2022 match schedule

Match schedule for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar from November 21-December 18 (Times in GMT): Group stage    Monday, Nov 21    1000: Senegal v Netherlands (Group A), Al-Thumama Stadium (Doha)    1300: England v Iran (Group B), Khalifa International

Bangladesh Has Back To The Wall At Durban

South Africa VS Bangladesh Test Series  1st Test Played at Durban (31 March-4 April 2022)  Brief Score Card at Stumps Day Two South Africa 1st Innings 367 All Out (Temba Bavuma 93, Dean Elgar 67, Simon Harmer 38*, Khaled Ahmed 4/92, Mehedy Hasan Miraj 4/94, Ebadat Hossain

Fairytale Win Of Babar’s Army

Pakistan Australia ODI Series  2nd Match Played at Lahore on 31st March 2022  Pakistan 349/4 in 49 Overs (Babar Azam 114, Imam Ul Haq 106, Fakhar Zaman 67, Khushdil Shah 27*, Mohammad Rizwan 23)  beat  Australia 348/8 (Ben McDermott 104, Travis Head 89, Marnus

Bangladesh send South Africa to bat first in 1st Test

Bangladesh won the toss and opted to bowl first against South Africa in the two-match Test series opener at Kingsmead in Durban on Thursday (March 31). Tamim is out of squad due to a stomach ache this morning. He is in the hotel, being attended by a doctor. Besides, Shoriful Islam is

England women beat South Africa to face Australia in WC final 

England will meet Australia in Sunday's World Cup final after recording a convincing 137-run victory over South Africa in the second semi-final in Christchurch. More to follow... BDST: 1342 HRS, MAR 31, 2022 SMS

Netherlands ends Germany's winning run

Germany's eight-match winning start under Hansi Flick came to an end as substitute Steven Bergwijn earned the Netherlands a draw in Amsterdam. Thomas Muller fired four-time world champions Germany into the lead in the friendly before Bergwijn levelled. The hosts thought they had

Lewandowski helps Poland reach Qatar

Poland are through to the World Cup in Qatar after Robert Lewandowski and Piotr Zielinski's goals gave them a play-off final win over Sweden. Lewandowski's penalty early in the second half, after a foul on Grzegorz Krychowiak, broke the deadlock. Zielinski took advantage of

Fernandes sends Portugal to World Cup

Bruno Fernandes sent Portugal to the World Cup with a double in their play-off final win over North Macedonia. Fernandes won the ball in midfield, played a one-two with Manchester United team-mate Cristiano Ronaldo and fired home from the edge of the box to open the scoring in Porto.

ICC Women's WC: Australia beat West Indies to reach final

Australia waltzed into the final of the Women's World Cup with a 157-run dismantling of West Indies in Wellington. The tournament favourites made light of the green pitch and damp weather - morning rain reduced the game to 45 overs a side - to rack up 305-3. Alyssa Healy

Winning Formula For Bangladesh 

An almost full-strength Bangladesh cricket team (only Shakib for personal reasons not there) takes on an IPL 2022 depleted South African cricket team for a two matches test series from day of tomorrow at Durban. We are aware that Bangladesh far lost all previous tests played between two

Toggi Fun World thrills Indian anchor Mir 

Indian anchor Mir Afsar Ali, better known for his television show Mirrakkel, has been thrilled after experiencing games and rides at Toggi Fun World, country’s largest gaming zone in the capital. The acclaimed comedian made his feeling while visiting the vertically largest theme

Canada reach first men's World Cup since 1986

Victory in Toronto means Canada are assured of finishing in one of the top three places in the final stage of Concacaf qualifying for Qatar 2022. Their last World Cup appearance came at Mexico 1986, where they finished bottom of their group without scoring. Cyle Larin and Tajon

Women's WC: South Africa knock out India to reach semi-final

Mignon du Preez made an unbeaten 52 to help South Africa eliminate India in a last-ball thriller and set up a Women's World Cup semi-final against England. South Africa - already guaranteed a semi-final spot going into the last game of the group stage - overcame India's 274-7

Women's WC: England beat Bangladesh to reach semi-finals

England will face South Africa in the semi-finals of the Women's World Cup after an efficient defeat of Bangladesh in Wellington. The 100-run success at the Basin Reserve continued a strong resurgence from the defending champions, who have won four successive matches after

Test series in South Africa: Another Opportunity For Bangladesh 

South Africa named a fresh after its board decided to let most of its top-ranked player skip the series for playing in IPL. Bangladesh on the other hand had a full squad sans star all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan, unavailable for staying beside his ailing next of keens.  The only

Gulshan Youth Club observes Independence Day

Gulshan Youth Club on Saturday (March 26) organised a set of events on the club ground to mark Independence Day. Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) Mayor Atiqul Islam inaugurated the programmes as the chief guest. The Club organised various sports including football, cricket,

India plans women's IPL next year

India's cricket board is planning to launch the women's edition of the Indian Premier League Twenty20 tournament next year. "It has to be approved by the (annual general meeting)," Sourav Ganguly, president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) told

WC 2022 qualifiers: Egypt edge African champions Senegal in Cairo

A fourth-minute own goal by Senegal's Saliou Ciss was enough to give Egypt a 1-0 win in the first leg of their World Cup play-off in Cairo. Ciss was incredibly unlucky when a shot from Mohamed Salah was pushed on to the bar by Edouard Mendy before striking the defender and going

Messi scores on his Argentina return to take unbeaten run to 30

Lionel Messi scored on his return to the national team as Argentina stretched their world-leading unbeaten run to 30 matches with a routine 3-0 World Cup qualifying win over Venezuela on Friday.  Goals from Nicolas Gonzalez and Angel Di Maria, both created by Rodrigo De Paul, also