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Cristiano Ronaldo coming to Dhaka on Bangabandhu’s Birth Centenary

Portuguese football star Cristiano Ronaldo is all set to come in Dhaka on the occasion of the centenary birth celebration of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman to be observed next year. Youth and Sports Ministry Public Relation Officer Kazi Arif Billah confirmed the news to media on Tuesday. He said, “A friendly match between Portugal and Italy is scheduled to be ...

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Bologna draws 3-3 at Lazio to secure Serie A safety

Photo: Bologna’s Andrea Poli, left, celebrates with Bologna’s Riccardo Orsolini after scoring his side’s first goal during an Italian Serie A soccer match between Lazio and Bologna, at the Olympic stadium in Rome, Monday, May 20, 2019. Rome, May 21 : Bologna secured Serie A football for another season after drawing at Lazio 3-3 in a thriller on Monday. Bologna ...

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Messi hits 50 goals for Barca, Madrid ends season to forget

Photo: Barcelona’s Lionel Messi shoots to score in front Eibar’s goalkeeper Marko Dmitrovic during a Spanish La Liga soccer match at the Ipurua stadium, in Eibar, northern Spain, Sunday, May 19, 2019. Spain, May 20 : Lionel Messi scored twice to hit the 50-goal mark for the sixth time in his career on Sunday while Real Madrid put a fittingly ...

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Nadal gets his revenge over Tsitsipas; Djokovic up next

Photo: Rafael Nadal of Spain returns the ball to Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece during a semifinal match at the Italian Open tennis tournament, in Rome, Saturday, May 18, 2019. Rome, May 19 : After losing in the semifinals of three straight clay-court tournaments, Rafael Nadal looked more like his old, dominant self when he beat Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-3, 6-4 to ...

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England wins series as Roy sets up victory over Pakistan

Photo: England’s Ben Stokes, center, celebrates after winning the Fourth One Day International cricket match between England and Pakistan at Trent Bridge in Nottingham, England, Friday, May 17, 2019. Nottingham, May 18 : Jason Roy smashed 114 and Ben Stokes finished on 71 not out as England chased down a target of 341 with three deliveries to spare to win ...

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Nadal, Djokovic advance; Federer and Osaka withdraw injured

Photo: Rafael Nadal of Spain returns the ball to Fernando Verdasco of Spain during their quarterfinal match at the Italian Open tennis tournament, in Rome, Friday, May 17, 2019. Rome, May 18 : Rafael Nadal put away Fernando Verdasco 6-4, 6-0 at the Italian Open on Friday to reach the semifinals after conceding only six games in his six sets ...

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Bangladesh beat West Indies to win maiden title in multinational event

Soumya, Mosaddek hit fifties Photo: Courtesy Sports Desk : Bangladesh national cricket team created history on Friday at Dublin winning their maiden title in a multinational cricketing event beating West Indies by five wickets. Bangladesh chased a target of 210 runs in 24 overs, set following a DL method. West Indies, who batted first, scored 152 runs for one wicket ...

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Injured Kane picked by England for Nations League finals

Photo : Tottenham’s Harry Kane, center, celebrates at the end of the Champions League semifinal second leg soccer match between Ajax and Tottenham Hotspur at the Johan Cruyff ArenA in Amsterdam, Netherlands, Wednesday, May 8, 2019. London, May 17 : Harry Kane was selected by England for the inaugural Nations League finals next month even though he has yet to ...

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Tri-series final: Probable squads of Bangladesh and Windies

Bolstered by their ruthless performance, Bangladesh are determined to come all guns blazing to win the trophy of Tri-series. Bangladesh are fairly confident of clinching the title going by the form book. Team Tigers beat West Indies both home and away last year in the same format and have handed out defeats in the two games they have played in ...

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Lazio beats Atalanta 2-0 to win Italian Cup

Photo: Lazio’s Senad Lulic holds up the Italian Cup trophy at the end of the final match between Lazio and Atalanta, at the Rome Olympic stadium, Wednesday, May 15, 2019. Rome, May 16 : Sergej Milinkovic-Savic scored moments after coming off the bench to lead Lazio to a 2-0 win over Atalanta in the Italian Cup final on Wednesday. Milinkovic-Savic, ...

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