Dhaka: 4:51 PM, Wed, 16 Jan, 2019

Bravo recalled to Windies Test squad after 2 years

Sports Desk: Darren Bravo is set to play his first Test in over two years, after being named in West Indies’ squad for the first Test against England in Barbados next week. The 29-year-old batsman last appeared in the longest format for Windies in the November 2016 against England, in which he scored 11 and 3 in two innings.

Taijul, Junaid star with ball as Titans register first win in BPL

Sports Correspondent: Khulna Titans’ losing streak finally ended on Tuesday after they beat Rajshahi Kings by 25 runs at Sylhet International Stadium in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL).

Messi scores 400th La Liga goal in Barcelona victory

Sports Desk: Lionel Messi scored his 400th La Liga goal as Barcelona beat Eibar at the Nou Camp to regain their five-point lead at the top of the table.

Mustafiz defends 8 runs in final over to stun Riders

Sports Desk: Cutter master Mustafizur Rahman, The Fizz, defended nine runs in the final over to win the game by five runs for his team Rajshahi Kings against Rangpur Riders in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) on Sunday.

Perera joins Comilla Victorians in BPL

Sports Correspondent: Former Sri Lanka captain all-rounder Thisara Perera on Sunday joined Comilla Victorians to play in the remaining matches of the ongoing 6th edition of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL).

Pandya, Rahul banned by India

Sports Desk: Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul have been suspended by India's cricket board (the BCCI) after comments about women on a television show.

Rangpur Riders raise question against Aliss’ action

Sports Correspondent: Defending champion Rangpur Riders have officially raised questions as to whether Dhaka Dynamites spinner Aliss al Islam’s bowling action is legal.

Chattogram beat Khulna in BPL super over thriller

Sports Correspondent: Chattogram Vikings defeat Khulna Titans after the first-ever super over in the history of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in the capital on Saturday.

Smith ruled out of BPL for elbow injury

Sports Desk: Discarded Australian cricketer Steve Smith has been ruled out from the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) after an elbow injury. He will return to Australia for further treatment.

Alis steals the show as Dynamites beat Riders in thriller

Sports Desk: Dhaka Dynamites’ Al Islam Alis stole the show on Friday when his team won by two runs against Rangpur Riders, the defending champions of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL).

Mohamed Salah once again named African Footballer of the Year

Sports Desk: Mohamed Salah has been named African Footballer of the Year for a second successive year.

Riders crush Victorians by 9 wkts in one-sided affairs

Sports Desk: Defending champions Rangpur Riders crushed former champions Comilla Victorians by 9 wickets in their 3rd match of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Dhaka on Tuesday.

Rangpur Riders beat Khulna Titans by 8 runs

Sports Correspondent: Defending champions Rangpur Riders secured the maiden win in their 2nd match of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) beating Khulna Titans by eight runs at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium here on Sunday.

Walton greets new Finance Minister

Staff Correspondent: The ruling Awami League (AL) nominated AHM Mustafa Kamal won a landslide victory from Cumilla-10 constituency in the 11th parliamentary election held on December 30. With the victory, he was elected lawmaker four times from the constituency.

Dynamites start BPL campaign with 83-run win over Kings

Sports Desk: Dhaka Dynamites, the current runners-up of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL), started their new season with a thumping 83-run win over Rajshahi Kings at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium on Saturday.

No dialogue over polls issue: Quader

Senior Correspondent: Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader said, “After a great debacle in the general election, the demand of Jatiya Oikyafront for reelection is ridiculous. The election has been appreciated at home and abroad. That’s why there will be no dialogue related to the election.”

Nawshaba gets permanent bail

Staff Correspondent: A Dhaka court has granted a permanent bail to actress Quazi Nawshaba Ahmed in a case filed under the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Act.