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West Ham sink Manchester United in Upton Park farewell thriller

West Ham bade farewell to the Boleyn Ground after 112 years with a pulsating 3-2 victory over Manchester United to leave the visitors’ top-four hopes in tatters on Tuesday. On an emotionally-charged night in east London, it looked as though Anthony Martial’s double had ruined the Hammers’ party but late headed goals from Michail Antonio and Winston Reid secured the ...

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Scintilla make it two out of two in the National Cricket League

Emdad Rahman: Ten man Scintilla registered a second consecutive National Cricket League win against Kothi CC at the Douglas Eyre playing fields, Walthamstow. Sajal Rahman won the toss and Scintilla batted first to reach 208/10 from 39.2 overs with Zisan Abedin not out on 63. He was supported by Ashraful Islam (32) and Toufik Billah (22) With the afternoon heat ...

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Niall Quinn: “We want the opportunity to nurture players and help them avoid potential pitfalls” Former Sunderland player speaks at launch of Fleet Street Sport and Media Group

Emdad Rahman :   The Earl of Shrewsbury DL and The Lord Ouseley hosted a lunch reception in the Cholmondeley Rom and Terrace, House of Lords to celebrate the launch of the Fleet Street Sport and Media Group, an iconic group for an exciting new concept in sports media and consultancy. After an introduction from the Earl, Lord Ouseley said: ...

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Scintilla take the points in clash of the seconds thriller

Emdad Rahman : As British summer time heralded its arrival, the Essex County Cricket Leagues second tier saw Bow Green & Cosmo locks horn with Scintilla CC on a day of scorching sunshine. With both teams scoring close to 250 runs it was Scintilla CC who left the field of play with beaming  smiles as the sun set on a ...

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Afridi concerned over Pakistan cricket’s future

In a recent conversation with the Geo Super Channel, former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi expressed concerns over the declining standards of cricket in the country. He emphasized on the fact that the Pakistan Cricket Board needs to go back to the basics and start working at the grass-root levels if they wish to improve. Afridi quoted that currently he sees ...

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BCCI secretary proposes 10-year jail for fixing

Match-fixing or spot-fixing is now nothing new to cricket. Many cricketers have fixed matches and some of them are banned too. Pakistan’s Mohammed Amir, Mohammad Asif and Salmat Butt were banned and jailed for fixing a Test match in England. However, Amir is back to cricket. India’s S Sreesanth, Ajit Chandila, Ankeet Chavan, New Zealand’s Lou Vincent and Bangladesh’s Mohammad ...

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Bangladesh girls thrash India, retain title : AFC U-14 GIRLS’ REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP

The future of women’s football in Bangladesh is all set for a bright future as the Under-14 national side continued their outstanding display in the AFC U-14 Girls’ Regional Championship, clinching their second successive title beating neighbours India in the grand finale in Tajikistan last Sunda This is only the second ever title for any Bangladesh women’s team, senior or ...

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Kohli recommended for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award

Indian Test skipper Virat Kohli has been nominated for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). The Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award is the country’s biggest sporting honor. Prior to Kohli, India’s limited overs skipper MS Dhoni and legendary batsman Sachin Tendulkar have been given the prestigious honor. Sachin Tendulkar received ...

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Leicester win Premier League title

Leicester City have won the Premier League title in one of the greatest sporting stories of all time, reports BBC. Tottenham’s 2-2 draw at Chelsea on Monday confirmed a stunning achievement for Claudio Ranieri’s side. Leicester started the campaign as 5,000-1 outsiders for the title after almost being relegated last season. But they have lost just three league games in ...

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