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Mymensingh Panchrukhi Primary clinches Bangamata GC crown; Sylhet Haripur Govt. Primary wins Bangabandhu GC title

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina gives away the trophy to the players on Thursday, Apr 4, 2019. Photo: Courtesy Sport Desk : Mymensingh Panchrukhi Govt. Primary School of Nandail Upazilla Under Mymensingh District clinched the Bangamata Begum Fazilatunnesa Mujib Gold Cup Primary School Football title beating Tipurgani BK Govt. Primary School of Lalmonirthat District by 1-0 goal in the final at ...

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European soccer players back Italian following racial abuse

Photo: Cagliari fans shout to Juventus’s Moise Kean, center with back to camera, after he scored his side’s second goal during a Serie A soccer match between Cagliari and Juventus at the Sardegna Arena Stadium in Cagliari, Italy, Tuesday, April 2, 2019. Milan, Apr 4 : A black player for Italy’s most popular soccer club won support from other European ...

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Altus Football tournament brings unity on and off the pitch

Altus Football hosts teams from its four regional locations – Birmingham, Bradford, Derby and East London – at England’s training base at St. George’s Park for a series of matches marking the end of the eight-week project The final was attended by the founder of Altus Football and former professional footballer Kashif Siddiqi, ex-Plymouth Argyle striker and programme mentor Cherno ...

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Messi, Suarez score late in 4-4 draw for Barca at Villarreal

Photo: El delantero del Barcelona Luis Suárez festeja con sus compañeros tras anotar el gol que decretó el empate 4-4 ante de visita al Villarreal por la Liga de España, el martes 2 de abril de 2019. Barcelona, Apr 3 : Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez came to Barcelona’s rescue Tuesday, scoring late goals to salvage a 4-4 draw at ...

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Eastbury Association hold Badminton event

Emdad Rahman: The Eastbury Community Association have he’s their first ever Badminton tournament in Barking & Dagenham. Twenty teams participated during a very popular event day and guests included local Councillors Longbridge Councillor Faruk Choudhury, Eastbury member Foyzur Rahman and Md Afraj Miah, who was a chief guest. He said, “Badminton is a lesser known phenomenon and today has been ...

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Two boys, one girl picked up for Gazprom Football for Friendship

Photo: Courtesy Dhaka, Apr 2 : Among 150 participants of under-12 age group booters, Bangladesh Football Federation (BFF) has selected two boys and one girl for the 7thseason of the Gazprom’s Football for Friendship to be held in Madrid on May-June this year. But the BFF is yet to announce the names of the players for completing some necessary formalities. ...

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Arsenal beats Newcastle 2-0, moves to 3rd in Premier League

Photo: Arsenal’s Aaron Ramsey, center, celebrates scores his side’s first goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Arsenal and Newcastle United at Emirates stadium in London, Monday, April 1, 2019. London, Apr 2 : Aaron Ramsey’s parting gift to Arsenal might just be helping the club back into the Champions League. Ramsey scored in the 30th minute to ...

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NZ Cricket cancels U19 team’s Bangladesh tour over Christchurch shooting

New Zealand Cricket have cancelled their under-19 team’s scheduled tour to Bangladesh after the recent terrorist attack at two mosques in Christchurch. In a press release issued on Monday, NZC Chairman Greg Barclay said the decision had been taken as Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) agreed with them. Both the cricket boards have also agreed that proceeding with the April tour ...

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Messi double sends Barcelona 13 points clear

Lionel Messi continued his remarkable run of form with a second-half double as Barcelona continued their march towards the La Liga title on Saturday with a 2-0 win over Espanyol.   The visitors gave their city rivals a tough game at the Camp Nou, but Messi’s chipped free-kick with 19 minutes to play and a late second sent the reigning ...

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Spanish midfielder Alejandro Pozuelo stars in Toronto debut

Photo: Toronto FC’s Alejandro Pozuelo celebrates with teammates Michael Bradley (4) and Nick DeLeon (18) after scoring against New York City FC during second-half MLS soccer action in Toronto, Friday, March 29, 2019. Toronto, Mar 30 : Spanish midfielder Alejandro Pozuelo made a triumphant debut for Toronto FC, scoring twice and setting up another goal in a 4-0 victory over ...

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