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Bangabandhu Gold Cup theme song launched

The theme song of Bangabandhu Gold Cup 2018 has been launched to get the fans hyped about the prestigious tournament.   The song titled ‘Ay dole, ay bole’ by Adit featuring Momtaz was launched at a glamorous launching ceremony at the BFF House on Sunday.  Asaduzzaman Noor, Minister for Cultural Affairs, attended the theme song launching ceremony as the chief ...

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Asia Cup 2018: Pakistan bundle Hong Kong out for 116

Pakistan’s mixed pace/spin attack was too hot to handle for an inexperienced Hong Kong team as they were bundled out for a paltry 116 in the Asia Cup match in Dubai on Sunday.   Usman Shinwari (3-19), Hasan Ali (2-19) and Shadab Khan (2-31) wrapped up the Hong Kong innings in 37.1 overs after they won the toss and opted ...

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Chelsea, Liverpool maintain EPL perfection after 5 games

The foundations are being laid for one of the English Premier League’s most exhilarating and competitive title races.   For the first time since the league’s inception 26 years ago, two teams — Chelsea and Liverpool — have a 100 percent winning record after five matches.  Eden Hazard’s hat trick powered Chelsea to a 4-1 victory over Cardiff on Saturday ...

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Real Madrid drops first points in La Liga in 1-1 draw at Bilbao

Real Madrid dropped its first points in the Spanish league after being held at Athletic Bilbao to 1-1 on Saturday.   Madrid needed Francisco “Isco” Alarcon to come off the bench and score three minutes later in the 64th to salvage a point from the visit to the Basque Country club. Isco slipped into the area unmarked and headed Gareth ...

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Bangladesh win by 137 runs

Bangladesh beat Sri Lanka by 137 runs to win their first match of the Asia Cup. It was an easy win in the end for Bangladesh as they restricted the Islanders to 124 in 35.2 overs.   Mushfiqur anchored the Bangladesh innings from one end and scored his career-best 144. The innings give Bangladesh got a competitive first inning score of ...

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Asia Cup 2018: Bangladesh to face Sri Lanka Saturday

Both Bangladesh and Sri Lanka, who will kick off the latest edition of the Asia Cup, are grappling with injuries ahead of their game in Dubai on Saturday, 15 September. Overview   Bangladesh v Sri Lanka   Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai Asia Cup, Group B   Saturday, 15 September, 3.30pm local, 11.30am GMT   First, the injury updates. For ...

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With no Messi, 35K see Argentina-Colombia draw at MetLife

With Lionel Messi not on Argentina’s roster, a crowd of just 35,624 turned out at MetLife Stadium to watch a 0-0 draw between La Albiceleste and Colombia on Tuesday night.   With Messi, Argentina drew three large crowds to MetLife: 78,936 for a friendly against the United States in 2011, 81,994 for an exhibition against Brazil the following year and ...

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Neymar gets goal, yellow card for diving as Brazil romps 5-0

Neymar converted a penalty kick for the second straight game, assisted on three goals and was given a yellow card for diving as Brazil routed El Salvador 5-0 on Tuesday night in an exhibition in front of just 28,511.   The crowd was less than half the 67,619 who attended the Selecao’s previous appearance at FedEx Field, against the U.S. ...

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Record-breaker Anderson seals England’s 5th Test win over India

James Anderson became the most successful fast bowler in Test history when he sealed England’s 118-run win over India at the Oval on Tuesday.   With just one wicket to fall, and Anderson needing one more to break the record of 563 he had shared with retired Australia great Glenn McGrath, the 36-year-old Lancashire paceman bowled Mohammed Shami to give ...

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ATN Bangla becomes the Champion in UK Bangla T10 Cricket Tournament

ATN Bangla has become the Champion of UK Bangla T20 Cricket Tournament.  The tournament was held in Hackney Marshes Cricket Ground where eight teams took part.  Only media professionals working in the UK took part in the tournament. The tournament is took place with the financial assistance of Canary Wharf Group under the supervision of London Cricket League Teams were ...

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