Dhaka: 9:36 AM, Wed, 19 Jun, 2019

England thrash Afghanistan

Sports Desk: England captain Eoin Morgan set a new world record of 17 sixes in an individual one-day international innings as the World Cup hosts thrashed Afghanistan by 150 runs on Tuesday.

I found myself in Mashrafe: Andy Roberts

Yeasin Hasan, From Taunton: Andy Roberts, a former Antiguan first-class cricketer and a fast bowler who played Test cricket for the West Indies, twice taking seven wickets in a Test innings, was taking preparations to go to the hotel’s dining room. At that time, he put his one hand into a pocket but did not find his handset. Later, he found it in his bed.

Chile beats Japan in Copa America opening game

Sports Desk: Two-time defending champion Chile opened its Copa America campaign with a 4-0 win over guest Japan on Monday, with Eduardo Vargas scoring a pair of goals to become Chile's all-time leading scorer in the South American competition.

Bangladesh beat West Indies by seven wickets

Sports Desk: Shakib Al Hasan struck a scintillating 99- ball 124 not out as Bangladesh crushed West Indies by seven wickets at Taunton on Monday to stay alive in World Cup semifinal race.

Shakib joins 6000-run club

Sports Desk: Ace allrounder Shakib Al Hasan joined 6000-run club in ODIs.

Bangladesh need 322 runs to beat West Indies

Sports Desk: Bangladesh need 322 runs to win against West Indies in the Match 23, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019.

Shakib takes 2 as Bangladesh take back control

Sports Desk: Bangladesh made a turnaround against West Indies after the Caribbeans lost Nicholas Pooran and Evin Lewis to Shakib Al Hasan.

Bangladesh win toss, opt to bowl against WI

Sports Desk: Bangladesh have won the toss and opted to bowl first against West Indies in the 23rd game of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 at Taunton on Monday.

India beat Pakistan by 89 runs

Sports Desk: India defeated Pakistan by 89 runs in a rain-interrupted World Cup match at Old Trafford on Sunday, boosting their chances of a semi-final spot while pushing their Asian rivals closer to elimination.

Tigers expect triumph against familiar opponent

Yeasin Hasan from Taunton: Bangladesh have dominated West Indies in the recent past, winning seven out of nine matches.

Shana creates new history in Netherlands

Sports Correspondent: Bangladesh’s premier archer Mohammad Ruman Shana has created a new history by bagging the country’s first-ever medal – a bronze – in the World Archery Championships on Sunday.

India set 337-run target for Pakistan

Sports Desk: India set 337-run target for Pakistan in the 22nd match of ICC Cricket World Cup-2019 at Old Trafford Manchester on Sunday.

India-Pakistan match today

Sports Desk: Today is the most important day for any cricket fan across as the world as the two arch-rivals, India and Pakistan, will face-off at the Old Trafford stadium, Manchester.

Copa América: Colombia beat Argentina

Sports Desk: Roger Martinez scored an outstanding goal as Colombia beat Argentina 2-0 in an exciting finale to a Copa América Group B opener on Saturday that burst into life after a sluggish start.

Tigers ready to face WI after short ball ‘homework’

Yeasin Hasan, From Taunton: Short-of-good-length deliveries are main weapon of West Indies. Caribbean pacers are unique in this sector. So, Bangladesh players have followed a major homework to face such balls in the next match against West Indies in Taunton.