Templates by BIGtheme NET
Home / Sports (page 73)

Sports

West Indies can’t beat Root as England flourish

England’s Joe Root struck his sixth Test century, and his first on foreign soil, to put the tourists in control on 373 for six on the third day of the second Test against West Indies in Grenada on Thursday. The ...

Read More »

Shahid Afridi expecting good competition in the one-off T20

Despite Bangladesh romping to a 3-0 ODI series win, Pakistan T20 captain Shahid Afridi thinks the one-off 20-over match will be a ‘good game’. The teams will clash in the lone T20 match of the series at the Sher-e-Bangla National ...

Read More »

Hernandez ends Real’s Atletico jinx

Javier Hernandez’s late strike kept Real Madrid on course for a record-extending 11th European Cup crown with a 1-0 win over 10-man Atletico Madrid in a tense quarter-final at the Bernebau on Wednesday. The first leg ended 0-0 and the ...

Read More »

Hernandez goal puts Real into semi

Real Madrid’s Javier Hernandez scored an 88th-minute winner to settle a tense Champions League quarter-final against neighbours Atletico in the Bernabeu. The visitors frustrated Real for the majority of the match, but the game opened up when Atletico’s Arda Turan ...

Read More »

Pakistan Banglawashed

Tamim Iqbal has been sent back to the pavilion in a Junaid Khan delivery at 25th over and missed his third consecutive century in the last match of three match ODI series against Pakistan at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium ...

Read More »

Bangladesh well in the hunt for 251 to whitewash Pakistan

Bangladesh are well in the hunt for 251 to complete a clean sweep of the ODI series against Pakistan. The hosts were 93 for 0 after 19 overs at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Mirpur on Wednesday. Soumya Sarkar ...

Read More »

Afghanistan seek home ground in India

War-ravaged Afghanistan is seeking a home ground for its fledgling national cricket team in neighbouring India, powerhouse of the sport, a top official said Wednesday. President Ashraf Ghani has been asked to push for assistance for his side during an ...

Read More »

Mayweather-Pacquiao: Still no tickets on sale for 2 May fight

Promoter Bob Arum is still unable to explain why there are no tickets on general sale for the super-fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao in Las Vegas on 2 May. The MGM Grand holds 16,500 but only about 1,000 tickets ...

Read More »

Baki’s 2016 Rio Olympics dream still alive

Bangladesh shooter Abdullah Hel Baki kept alive his hopes of qualifying for the Rio Olympics next year as he finished 26th in the men’s 10-metre air-rifle event (qualification) of the ISSF World Cup Rifle/Pistol in Changwon, South Korea yesterday. Baki, winner of ...

Read More »

Sunny way of doing things

A late entrant into the national squad, 28-year-old Arafat Sunny has a unique hobby. He loves to keep pigeons as pets. In fact, there was a time when he looked after nearly a hundred pigeons at his terrace and even trained a ...

Read More »