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Sylhet over 50’s win Sonali Othith District Cup

  By Ismael Rahman Sylhet District over 50’s made history as the golden generation became the first ever winners of the Sonali Othith Greater Sylhet District Cup UK. Emdad Rahman’s men faced a strong  Sunamganj team in a breathtakingly entertaining final showdown. I’m the early exchanges Sylhet took control and enjoyed early possession with Sheysta Miah and Helal Uddin proving influential ...

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Team Football Beyond Borders break World Record

  Emdad Rahman   Chestnut Grove Academy School in Balham became the unlikely venue for a new world record as sixteen inspirational friends came together to do just that.   In an attempt to raise £30,000 for Football Beyond Borders the two teams commenced playing 5 aside football at 8pm on Wednesday 26th October. The #FBBWorldRecord crew began an audacious attempt to ...

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TV One win inaugural Uk Bangla Media Cup

  By Emdad Rahman The historic first ever UK Bangla Media Cup – The first to be held outside of Bangladesh saw the best of British Bangladeshi media come together to lock horns in a unique tournament. The footballing spectacle was hosted by the West Ham United Academy and say 12 teams put their footballing wits and skills against each ...

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Alison Blake, British High Commissioner to Bangladesh welcomes the England and Bangladesh Cricket Team

  The British High Commissioner to Bangladesh Alison Blake welcomed the England and Bangladesh cricket teams to her Residence on Tuesday 25 October. Speaking at the event, the High Commissioner said: “This has been the most thrilling set of matches, with some fantastic playing – really full spectrum performances from both teams.   We are here not only to salute ...

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England’s Cricket Team highlight British efforts to stop horrific acid attacks

  Ansar Ahmed Ullah   Off the back of their win of the first Test match against the host nation, the England Team attended a round table at the British High Commission in Bangladesh to learn how the Department for International Development is supporting victims of acid attacks, and contributing to the prevention of further violence. In Bangladesh, more than ...

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TV One win inaugural Uk Bangla Media Cup

  By Emdad Rahman The historic first ever UK Bangla Media Cup – The first to be held outside of Bangladesh saw the best of British Bangladeshi media come together to lock horns in a unique tournament. The footballing spectacle was hosted by the West Ham United Academy and say 12 teams put their footballing wits and skills against each ...

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London Tigers celebrate 30th anniversary with Pudsey

  London Tigers celebrated their 30th anniversary with prestige and glamour at their Award Ceremony in Porchester Hall with over 450 people on Monday 24th October 2016. The event recognised the achievements of London Tigers members, volunteers and staff, with awards given out to a diverse range of people from different nationalities, age and background. Special guests at the event ...

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Sylhet District over legends get into gear

  By Muhammad Ismael The Sylhet District over 50’s legends select began preparations for the upcoming Sonali Othith (Golden Past) Sylhet District Cup by taking part in their first training session at Mabley Green, Hackney. The squad took part in a two hour training session which included stretching, a 90 minute game, tactical discussions and spot kick practise. Despite their ...

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48-team World Cup faces test at FIFA meet

  13th October, 2016 FIFA president Gianni Infantino’s plan to expand the World Cup faces a key test from Thursday at a meeting of world football’s top executives. Infantino wants to expand the tournament to 48 teams, a contentious move that critics say would dilute the quality of World Cup competition and add new fixtures to football’s already packed calendar. ...

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Ben Stokes backs England to reach top of ODI rankings

 13th October, 2016 04:41:12 All-rounder Ben Stokes believes England can top the one-day rankings if they maintain their recent form.   Stokes played a key role with an unbeaten 47 as England won the deciding match with Bangladesh in Chittagong.   It was their third successive one-day series victory, following home wins over Sri Lanka and Pakistan this year.   ...

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