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Messi aims to score against Chelsea at 9th attempt

As unlikely as it sounds, Lionel Messi is still waiting to score his first goal against Chelsea after drawing a blank in eight previous Champions League matches. The five-time World Player of the Year is likely to get another chance to break his duck this week and Chelsea manager Antonio Conte believes the past will count for little when Barcelona ...

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Sri Lanka complete clean sweep of Tigers in T20I series

They beat Bangladesh by 75 runs in 2nd match Bangladesh lost the two-match T20I series 2-0 against visiting Sri Lanka conceding a 75-run defeat in the 2nd match at Sylhet International Cricket Stadium on Sunday. In the run-feast first T20I at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Dhaka on Thursday, Sri Lanka beat the Tigers by six wickets. Sri Lanka started ...

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Lizzy Yarnold takes skeleton gold to make Winter Olympics history for Britain

Lizzy Yarnold created history by becoming the first Briton to successfully defend a Winter Olympics title – and then revealed how close she had come to pulling out of the Games because a virus that had laid her low for a week. The 29-year-old Sochi 2014 champion trailed leader Janine Flock of Austria entering the fourth and final run, where ...

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Tigers eye win in Sylhet debut

Struggling Bangladesh cricket team will be aiming to restore some pride when they will take on Sri Lanka in the final Twenty20 international of the series in Sylhet Sunday. This will be the first international match for the Tigers at the Sylhet International Stadium in any format, though the ground made its international debut in 2014. The picturesque ground has ...

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Conte happy to have selection headache for Barca clash

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte welcomed his selection headache ahead of a vital few weeks for the English champions after a much-changed side thrashed Hull City 4-0 to reach the FA Cup quarter finals on Friday. Willian was the star of the show with two fabulous strikes from outside the box, while Pedro Rodriguez and Olivier Giroud with his first for ...

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Golf: Woods misses cut at Riviera

Tiger Woods missed the cut at the Genesis Open on Friday, racking up eight bogeys in a five-over par 76 at Riviera Country Club. Woods, the 14-time major champion vying to come back from years of back trouble that he hopes spinal fusion surgery last April has solved, had a 36- hole total of six-over par 148. That wasn’t even ...

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Unchanged Tigers squad for 2nd T20I against Sri Lanka

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) announced unchanged squad for the 2nd and last match of the Rocket two-match T20I series against touring Sri on Sunday (Feb 18) at the Sylhet International Cricket Stadium. The last day-night match of the series will kick off at 5pm local time. Like the first match, Mahmudullah Riyad will lead the Tigers in absence of injured regular ...

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BCSA Tornado Cricket Tournament

Emdad Rahman The first ever Tornado Cricket cup organised by the Bangladesh Cricket Supporters Association (BCSA) was hailed a big success in encouraging inactive cricketers to return to the game. The cup day at the Sir George Monoux college, Walthamstow and supported by the Essex County Board and co-ordinated by Ayaz Karim was delivered with the aim to promote cricket ...

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Bengal Trooper’s sponsorship for Sylhet U-14 Cricket Team

Bengal Trooper’s sponsorship for Sylhet U-14 Cricket Team. A huge milestone for our club’s journey towards promoting the spirit of cricket. We are officially sponsor of Sylhet U-14 cricket club . It’s a three years scheme and Bengal Troopers will look after any cricket development related issues for Sylhet U-14 squad.  Its an absolute honor for Troopers to be able ...

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