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Defence is perhaps the best attack against England: Mashrafe

Cardiff, Jun 8 : Bangladesh are all set to face England in their third World Cup game today at the Sophia Garden, Cardiff. Tigers are eager to replicate their performance from the last World Cup when they defeated the Lions. However, before taking on England again, Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Bin Mortaza said that defencewould perhaps be the best attack against ...

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Host France opens World Cup with a 4-0 win over South Korea

Photo: France players celebrate at the end of the Women’s World Cup Group A soccer match between France and South Korea at the Parc des Princes in Paris, Friday, June 7, 2019. France won 4-0. Paris, Jun 8 : France’s women took a first step to follow in the World Cup footsteps of the French men. Wendie Renard, at 6-foot-2 ...

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Desperate Tigers keen to turn things around in Cardiff

Photo: Courtesy Cardiff, Jun 7 : Bangladesh team, recovering from their two-wicket loss against New Zealand, reached Cardiff on Thursday where they will face hosts England in their third match. Cardiff has been a blessed venue for the Tigers where they have played and won two matches. The first win was in 2005 when Habibul Bashar-led Bangladesh stunned Australia by ...

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PSG says Neymar’s injury to be re-assessed in next 3 days

Photo: Brazil’s Neymar walks out of the lockeroom using crutches after sustaining an injury during a friendly soccer match against Qatar at the Estadio Nacional in Brasilia, Brazil, Wednesday, June 5, 2019. Paris, June 7 : Neymar will be re-examined by Paris Saint-Germain’s medical staff within the next three days to determine how long the Brazil forward will need to ...

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Australia beats West Indies by 15 runs at CWC

Photo: Australia’s Mitchell Starc, center, holds up the ball to celebrate the dismissal of West Indies’ Sheldon Cottrell during the Cricket World Cup match between Australia and West Indies at Trent Bridge in Nottingham, Thursday, June 6, 2019. London, Jun 6 : Australia made it two wins from two games at the start of its Cricket World Cup title defense ...

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FIFA, AFC qualifiers: Bangladesh outplay Laos 1-0

Bangladesh football team before starting the match against Laos for the joint pre-qualifications for FIFA World Cup 2022 and AFC Asian Cup 2023. Photo: Courtesy Laos, Jun 6 : Bangladesh outplayed Laos by 1-0 goal on Thursday in their away match for the joint pre-qualifications for FIFA World Cup 2022 and AFC Asian Cup 2023. In the 71st minute, substitute ...

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West Indies opt to bowl first against Australia

Photo: Australia vs West Indies Live Cricket Score, ICC World Cup 2019: Aaron Finch, shakes hands with Jason Holder. Nottingham, June 6 : West Indies won the toss and opted to bowl first against defending world champions Australia in their second match of the ongoing ICC Men’s World Cup at Trent Bridge, Nottingham on Thursday. Both of West Indies and ...

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‘Genius’ Ronaldo hat-trick sends Portugal into Nations League final

Portugal manager Fernando Santos hailed Cristiano Ronaldo a “football genius” after his 53rd career hat-trick sent Portugal into the final of the Nations League on home soil in Porto with a 3-1 win over Switzerland. The hosts had to withstand a huge moment of VAR controversy as after Ronaldo’s free-kick opened the scoring, Portugal thought they had the chance to ...

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NZ beat Bangladesh to top World Cup standings

Photo : New Zealand’s Ross Taylor plays a shot during the World Cup cricket match between Bangladesh and New Zealand at The Oval in London, Wednesday, June 5, 2019. London, Jun 6 : New Zealand beat Bangladesh by two wickets after a thrilling end to their day-night match at the Oval. Set 245 to win, New Zealand was cruising at ...

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FIFA, AFC qualifiers: Bangladesh ready to take on Laos Thursday

Photo: Courtesy Dhaka, Jun 5 : Bangladesh National Football Team are ready to play their away match for the joint qualifications for FIFA World Cup 2022 and AFC Asian Cup 2023 against Laos on Thursday at the National Stadium in Vientiane, Laos. The match will kick-off at 7pm (BST). After the away match, Bangladesh will play their home match against ...

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