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Spain’s La Liga sets global goals

Spain’s La Liga is taking games to North America, but that high-profile move is only the tip of the iceberg as it looks to challenge England’s Premier League as the world’s pre-eminent football league.   In staging competitive matches in the US and Canada over 15 years, La Liga is the first of Europe’s big five leagues to pledge to ...

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Trophy of Bangabandhu International Gold Cup formally unveiled

The trophy of the 5th edition of Bangabandhu International Gold Cup 2018 formally unveiled through a fabulous ceremony at a city’s local hotel on Saturday. Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed MP attended the unveiling ceremony as the chief guest.   Civil Aviation and Tourism Minister AKM Shahjahan Kamal MP, Bangladesh Olympic Association Secretary General Syed Shahed Reza, Bangladesh Awami League Youth ...

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UP chairman gunned down in Barishal

Barishal, Sept 22 : A union parishad chairman was gunned down by some miscreants at Karfa Bazar in Ujirpur upazila on Friday night. The deceased was identified as Bishwajit Baroi Nantu, 40, chairman of Jalla union parishad and also president of union Awami League. Shishir Kumar Pal, officer-in-charge of Ujirpur Police Station, said that some  youths riding on two motorcycles ...

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Experienced Malik manages overcome Afghanistan scare

Inspired Afghanistan team lost the victory against strong Pakistan in the last over sensation in the Super Four round of the Asia Cup at Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Friday.   Shoaib Malik, the experienced man, who snatched the victory from the claw of Aghan bowlers and gave a sigh of relief to Pakistan side.  Batting first ...

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Tigers concede 7-wkt defeat against India in Asia Cup

Bangladesh conceded a 7-wicket defeat against India in the first match of the Super Four round in the Asia Cup at Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Friday.   It was their second consecutive defeat in the ongoing six nations Asia Cup 2018 championship in UAE. Earlier on Thursday, Tigers had a 136-run defeat against Afghanistan in the last match of ...

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Bangladesh face India in super four round of Asia Cup today

Confident Bangladesh take on tournament favorite India in the opening super four match of the ACC Asia Cup scheduled to be held on Friday at Dubai International Cricket Stadium in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The match kicks off at 5.30 pm.   After a thumping victory over Sri Lanka in their tournament opening match, the Tigers aim to carry ...

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Birthday boy Rashid stars as Afghanistan upset Bangladesh

Talented spinner Rashid Khan celebrated his 20th birthday by scoring a half century and taking two wickets as Afghanistan upset Bangladesh by 136 runs in the Asia Cup on Thursday.   Rashid scored a rapid unbeaten 32-ball 57 with eight fours and a six to lift Afghanistan to an imposing 255-7 after their captain Asghar Afghan won the toss and ...

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AFC U-16 Women’s Championship: Bangladesh beat Lebanon 8-0

 Bangladesh beat Lebanon by 8-0 goals in their group F match of the AFC U-16 Women’s Championship Thailand 2019 Qualifiers. The match held at Bir Shreshtha Shaheed Sepoy Mohammad Mostafa Kamal Stadium in the city’s Kamalapur on Wednesday.   The girls in red and green will play their group third match against UAE on September 21 and then take on ...

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Lionel Messi hits hat-trick as Barcelona trounce PSV Eindhoven

Lionel Messi scored his 48th career hat-trick as Barcelona thrashed Dutch champions PSV Eindhoven in their opening Champions League group game.   Barca’s captain curled home a stunning free-kick to open the scoring before Luis Suarez’s clever 20-yard lob hit the crossbar.  The impressive Ousmane Dembele spun to lose two defenders and blasted home Barcelona’s second from outside the box. ...

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India overcome Hong Kong fight to stay alive in Asia Cup

Hong Kong concede a 26-run defeat against world champion India in Group A match after a diehard chasing at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai on Tuesday night.   And finally Hong Kong got out of the ongoing Asia Cup session as it earlier conceded eight-wicket defeat against Pakistan in their first match.  Chasing a challenging target of 286 ...

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