Dhaka: 6:43 AM, Sat, 20 Apr, 2019

Taskin returns and gets 4 wickets

Sports Desk: Right-arm Bangladeshi pacer Taskin Ahmed has not been included in the World Cup squad of the Tigers. But the pacer did not lose his strength to do well as he bagged four wickets on Friday in the ongoing season of Dhaka Premier Division Cricket League.

Neymar set to return Sunday

Sports Desk: Paris Saint-Germain could have Neymar back for Sunday's potential Ligue 1 title-deciding clash with Monaco at Parc des Princes as the Brazil international is to undergo tests in the build-up, sources have told ESPN FC.

BCB names 15-man squad for World Cup

Sports Correspondent: The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has announced a 15-man squad for the upcoming World Cup in England.

BCB to announce World Cup squad Tuesday

Sports Correspondent: Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) is all set to announce the squad of the Tigers for the ICC Cricket World Cup on Tuesday.

‘Pakistan second or third favourites for World Cup’

Sports Desk: England captain Eoin Morgan feels Pakistan are one of the strongest contenders for the upcoming ICC Men's Cricket World Cup 2019 that starts on 30 May.

Zimbabwe look to close out series

Sports Desk: In the end, the facts read that Zimbabwe beat United Arab Emirates UAE) by four runs following application of the Duckworth and Lewis method in their second of four one-day internationals (ODIs) at Harare Sports Club yesterday.

Real Madrid set price to sell Bale

Sports Desk: Champions League holders, Real Madrid have set a new price to sell winger, Gareth Bale this summer.

2 killed in poll-related clash in Andhra Pradesh

International Desk: A ruling Telugu Desam party worker and another belonging to the main opposition YSR Congress were killed Thursday in a poll-related group clash in Anantapuramu district of Andhra Pradesh, police said.

Injured Mustafizur ruled out of action for 2 weeks

Sports Correspondent: The team management usually allows injury-prone Bangladesh fast bowler Mustafizur Rahman to play matches after checking every issues.

Pakistan name 23 probables for World Cup 2019

Sports Desk: Pakistan have named 23 probables for their World Cup 2019 squad, with the final squad of 15 to be announced on April 18.

ICC charges Ex-Sri Lanka cricketer with corruption

Sports Desk: Former Sri Lanka all-rounder Dilhara Lokuhettige has been charged with three breaches of the International Cricket Council's anti-corruption code.

New Zealand postpone U-19 tour to Bangladesh

Sports Desk: New Zealand postponed their upcoming Under-19 tour of Bangladesh as they are yet to recover fully from the trauma of the terror attack. The visitors were initially scheduled to arrive in Bangladesh on April 10 to play a five-match youth ODI series.

Sri Lanka cricketer arrested for drunk-driving case

Sports Desk: Dimuth Karunaratne, the Sri Lanka Test captain, was arrested and then released on bail after being involved in an accident, according to reports on Sunday.

Pakistan fined for slow over-rate

Sports Desk: Pakistan captain Imad Wasim was fined 20 per cent of his match fee for maintaining a slow over-rate against Australia in the fourth ODI on Friday (March 29).

Higuain retires from Argentina nat'l team

Sports Desk: Chelsea striker Gonzalo Higuain has retired from the Argentina national team with immediate effect, ending an eventful international career which included three losing major final appearances.