17h ago| More Sports

Mariners steal the show on third day

2016 Premier Division Hockey League champions Dhaka Mariner Youngs Club stole the show on the third day of the five-day transfer window by signing national players Biplob Kujur, Sohanur Rahman...

1d ago| Tennis

Worst is behind me, says Federer

Roger Federer said his injury comeback was not yet in sight but insisted he was over the worst as the 40-year-old tennis great targets a return to the courts.

1d ago| More Sports

Sonali Bank make a splash on Day 2

Sonali Bank completed their players’ registration formalities on the second day of the five-day transfer of Dhaka Premier Hockey League at the Maulana Hockey Stadium yesterday while defending...

1w ago| Tennis

‘A star is born’

With Serena Williams pulling out due to fitness issues even before a ball had been hit and Naomi Osaka and Ash Barty dispatched in the third round, a loss of interest in the women’s singles draw at...

1w ago| More Sports

News in brief

Bangladesh U-19s stuttered to a three-wicket victory against their Afghan counterparts in the second Youth ODI at the Sylhet International Cricket Stadium yesterday.

1w ago| Tennis

Raducanu pulls off US Open fairytale

Britain's Emma Raducanu completed a Grand Slam fairytale on Saturday by beating Canadian Leylah Fernandez 6-4 6-3 in the clash of the teens to be crowned U.S. Open champion.

September 22, 2021
September 22, 2021

Mariners steal the show on third day

2016 Premier Division Hockey League champions Dhaka Mariner Youngs Club stole the show on the third day of the five-day transfer window by signing national players Biplob Kujur, Sohanur Rahman...

September 21, 2021
September 21, 2021

Worst is behind me, says Federer

Roger Federer said his injury comeback was not yet in sight but insisted he was over the worst as the 40-year-old tennis great targets a return to the courts.

September 21, 2021
September 21, 2021

Sonali Bank make a splash on Day 2

Sonali Bank completed their players’ registration formalities on the second day of the five-day transfer of Dhaka Premier Hockey League at the Maulana Hockey Stadium yesterday while defending...

September 20, 2021
September 20, 2021

Broad backs England’s Ashes trip

England pace bowler Stuart Broad insists he will go on the Ashes tour of Australia this winter despite concerns over coronavirus restrictions.

September 20, 2021
September 20, 2021

Abahani make hay in the eye of the storm

While defending league champions Mohammedan SC and 2016 champions Dhaka Mariner Youngs Club were at loggerheads

September 19, 2021
September 19, 2021

News in brief

New Zealand’s abrupt decision to pull out of their cricket tour of Pakistan has created “an unfortunate scenario” but the hosts know

September 19, 2021
September 19, 2021

DDGA, TGC welcome new presidents

Dhaka Diplomatic Golf Association (DDGA) and Tiger Golf Club (TGC) welcomed their new presidents through a ceremony at a hotel in the capital yesterday.

September 18, 2021
September 18, 2021

Joytu Sheikh Hasina GM Chess from Sunday

To mark the 75th birthday of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, the Bangladesh Chess Federation (BCF) is all set to organise a grand tournament titled Joytu Sheikh Hasina International Grand Master...

September 14, 2021
September 14, 2021

Medvedev foils Djokovic’s record bid

Daniil Medvedev shattered Novak Djokovic’s Grand Slam dream with a straight sets victory in the US Open final here Sunday, denying the world number one a record-breaking 21st major men’s singles...

September 14, 2021
September 14, 2021

‘I’m just happy to win a major’

Being disrupted by hecklers while serving for the match only made Daniil Medvedev’s first Grand Slam title that much sweeter when it came Sunday at the expense of Novak Djokovic in the US Open final.