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Balagonj beat Jagannathpur in final warm up game

By Emdad Rahman   A superb brace from Shamim Ali ensured a final warm up game win for Balagonj. It was both teams final friendlies ahead of Sunday’s eagerly anticipated Sonali Othith Greater Sylhet Upazila Cup at Mabley Green. Balagonj along with Osmaninagar are joint holders of the Greater Sylhet Cup and had makeshift goalkeeper Russell Choudhury taking his place between the ...

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Bishwanath silence champions

  By Emdad Rahman Football is a game of surprises and Bishwanath pulled off one of the shock results of the Greater Sylhet Cup friendlies as Dawlath Khan Babul’s men beat holders Osmani Nagar 1-0 at Mabley Green. Despite the obvious star quality within the Osmani Nagar team it was Bishwanath who were hungrier and more determined to make their ...

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Brick Lane ‘Gutt’ hosts football reunion party

By Emdad Rahman An afternoon of nostalgic football was on the menu as players from the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s reunited at the iconic ‘Brick Lane Gutt’ to play a friendly football tournament. The football social gathering saw PYO, Stars of East End, YMO and Shapla face off in a round robin tournament which was very well attended by the ...

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Scintilla are crowned National Cricket League Division 2 champions!

    By Emdad Rahman   On a day of drama Scintilla CC added another fairytale chapter to their history to be crowned champions of the National Cricket League (NCL) Division 2.   The Barking & Dagenham outfit faced relegation threatened London Tigers 2 at Hackney Marshes with both teams going all out for a must win victory.   Scintilla ...

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Scintilla beat Barking to reach T20 semis

  By Emdad Rahman Scintilla took the honours in the Barking & Dagenham Derby as Ayaz Karim’s men defeated Barking CC to progress to the last four of the Essex County Cricket League T20 Cup. Scintilla won the toss and elected to bat first. Ashraful Islam scored 77 before being caught by Sagar Seth from a ball by Lakash Vachani. ...

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Scintilla are crowned National Cricket League Division 2 champions!

By Emdad Rahman On a day of drama Scintilla CC added another fairytale chapter to their history to be crowned champions of the National Cricket League (NCL) Division 2. The Barking & Dagenham outfit faced relegation threatened London Tigers 2 at Hackney Marshes with both teams going all out for a must win victory. Scintilla were without the gargantuan Juwel ...

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Sporting Bengal create FA Cup history

  By Emdad Rahman : Zubair hussain and David Vaughan were the scorers as Sporting Bengal created a little piece of FA Cup history during their preliminary round clash against Clapton FC at Mile End Stadium. A packed crowd crammed into the Tower Hamlets arena to witness a spectacular result for the Tower Hamlets club as Imrul Gazi’s men marched ...

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JCD man stabbed to death in Sylhet city : 2 arrested

Two persons were arrested yesterday in connection with killing Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal activist in Sylhet’s city on Monday. The deceased was Kamal Ahmed, 32, son of Suruj Ali of Khuliapara, Quoting witnesses, deceased’s cousin, Abdur Rob said Tajul Islam, an activist of Jatiyatabadi Swechhasebok Dal, and husband of a former female ward councillor of Sylhet City Corporation Shahana Begum Shanu, ...

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Legends Muay Thai become Al Isharah Tug Of War champions

  By Emdad Rahman The Al Isharah annual Deaf Run and family fun day saw the return of the highly anticipated Tug Of War showdown and competing teams included reigning champions Human Aid, Al Isharah, boxing coach Abdul Hannan’s all star Brawlers Boxing team and Legends Muay Thai. The event attracted a huge and excited crowd to cheer on all ...

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