Dhaka: 9:06 PM, Wed, 13 Dec, 2017

Rangpur Riders beat Dhaka Dynamites, clinch BPL 2017 title

Sports Correspondent: Rangpur Riders emerged as the new champion dethroning Shakib Al Hasan-led Dhaka Dynamites beating them by 57 runs to win the title of the Bangladesh Premier League 2017 at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium here on Tuesday.

Dhaka-Rangpur clash in BPL final today

Sports Desk: Dhaka Dynamites and Rangpur Riders are all set to face in the final clash of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) today (Tuesday).

New Zealand seal series 2-0 against West Indies

Sports Desk: A brutal spell from Neil Wagner, including three wickets and a broken arm, led New Zealand to a comprehensive victory over the Windies in Hamilton on Tuesday.

Nasir Jamshed handed one-year ban

Sports Desk: Tainted opener Nasir Jamshed, believed to be a prime suspect in the Pakistan Super League (PSL) spot-fixing case, has been handed a one-year ban by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU), a top PCB official told DawnNews on Monday.

Lionel Messi equals historic Gerd Muller goal record

Sports Desk: Lionel Messi matched Gerd Muller's long-standing record for scoring the most goals for one club in the top five European leagues on Sunday, netting the second in Barcelona's 2-0 win against Villarreal.

Shakib replaces Mushfiqur as Test captain

Sports Correspondent: Shakib Al Hasan has replaced Mushfiqur Rahim as Test captain.

ICC to discuss pollution issue

Sports Desk: The International Cricket Council (ICC) has finally broken silence over the Delhi Test which drew wide criticism after being played amid high pollution, saying it will discuss the issue in its February meeting.

Dhaka secures spot in BPL final

Sports Desk: Dhaka Dynamites beat Comilla Victorians by 95 runs in the first qualifier of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL)-2017, securing the spot in final of the tournament.

Gayle hits record sixes

Sports Correspondent: Chris Gayle becomes the first player to hit 800 sixes in T20 cricket.

Gayle's blistering century eliminates Khulna Titans

Sports Desk: A blistering century from Chris Gayle powered Rangpur Riders to a comfortable 8-wicket win against Khulna Titans in the Eliminator match of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) 2017 on Friday.

Real Madrid's Ronaldo breaks Champions League record

Sports Desk: Ronaldo becomes first to score in all six group-stage games with a gorgeous curled effort after 12 minutes, Ronaldo became the first player to be on target in every game in a single Champions League group stage.

Marcel becomes title sponsor of corporate cricket

Staff Correspondent: Marcel, the local consumer-based electronics' goods manufacturer, has become the title sponsor of seventh T20 Corporate Cricket.

Bangladesh announce squad for U19 World Cup

Sports Reporter: Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has announced the squad for the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup which will begin on January 13, 2018 in New Zealand.

Barcelona cruise to 2-0 win over sporting in UEFA

Sports Desk: Barcelona and Sporting served up a drab affair during Tuesday's UEFA Champions League action, and the Blaugrana won 2-0 thanks to a goal from Paco Alcacer and an own goal from former player Jeremy Mathieu.

Windies skipper Holder banned for 2nd NZ Test

Sports Desk: Skipper Jason Holder has been fined and banned for the second Test against New Zealand after his West Indies line-up maintained a slow over rate during their heavy series-opening loss in Wellington.