Justin Turner and the Los Angeles Dodgers know all about performing in the postseason. Backed into a tough spot Saturday, the red-headed slugger delivered once again. Shut down for most of the...Full News..
Southampton and Japan defender Maya Yoshida reserved special praise Saturday for the country's fans after they were pictured clearing up their rubbish at the World Cup. Following Tuesday's shock...Full News..
They aren't big fans of soccer, but Viktoria, Roman and Valeria are ready to spend a month of their time helping visitors attending the World Cup in Russia. "Of course the World Cup is an...Full News..
Switzerland striker Haris Seferovic gave his morale a much-needed boost when he scored the second goal in a 2-0 warmup win over fellow World Cup qualifiers Japan on Friday. Seferovic, battling for...Full News..
The 2018 World Cup has cost Russia billions of dollars to stage and will make FIFA hundreds of millions in profit. Still, the big numbers that are routine for major sports events are unlikely to...Full News..
Argentina have cancelled their final World Cup warm-up match against Israel, striker Gonzalo Higuain said on Tuesday (June 5), as political pressure grew ahead of Saturday's scheduled fixture in...Full News..
Serena Williams set up a French Open showdown against bitter rival Maria Sharapova on Saturday as Rafael Nadal kept his bid for an 11th title on track with a 16th successive win over childhood pal...Full News..
The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (Tokyo 2020) on Thursday announced the routes for its marathon event and for the 20 km and 50 km race walk events. These will pass...Full News..
Before the World Cup kicks off in Russia, expect a hectic month of politics that could transform the face of the game. FIFA President Gianni Infantino is driving his agenda of adding new and...Full News..
FILE - In this March 28, 2012, file photo, ground staff work prior to the American League season opening Major League Baseball game between the Oakland Athletics and the Seattle Mariners at Tokyo...Full News..
SYDNEY- Being Australia's cricket captain is widely seen as the second most important job in the country behind prime minister. Many would argue it holds even more prestige. This high esteem, and...Full News..
GANGNEUNG, South Korea -Japan missed out on a figure skating team medal at the Pyeongchang Games on Monday, finishing the final in last place for the second straight Winter Olympics. Canada went...Full News..
The High Court will announce Tuesday its order on whether the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) will be able to carry out its activities including holding of annual meetings. UNB reports, an HC...Full News..
Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Neymar are the contenders for FIFA's top player award for the third straight year, AP reports. The nominations were announced in London on Friday, with Ronaldo...Full News..
After a series of discussions world no-1 all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan has been rested for the upcoming South Africa Tour of Bangladesh in September-October. A 15-man Bangladesh Test squad announced...Full News..
Online Desk: Barcelona has quickly put an agonizing August behind it and taken the early lead of the Spanish league, AP reports. Lionel Messi scored a hat trick to lead its 5-0 win over crosstown...Full News..
Bangladesh resumed the first innings of the second Test against Australia on day 2 at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium here on Tuesday. The Tigers resumed the innings with their overnight collection...Full News..
Cristiano Ronaldo recorded a hat trick in Portugal's World Cup qualifier on Thursday to pass Pele on the list of top international goal scorers. Ronaldo three goals in Portugal's 5-1 win over...Full News..
In second day Australia lost another one wicket in first session. Australian captain has gone in pavilion when he was 8 run and Australia 33. Bangladeshi bowlers made quick inroads into the...Full News..
Football icons and longtime rivals Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo joined Spanish sports stars around the world in expressing their grief after Thursday's terror attack in Barcelona left 13 people...Full News..
A deal has been reached to resolve Australian cricket's protracted pay dispute, paving the way for the nation's professional players to be re-contracted and for this month's scheduled Test tour to...Full News..
With two silver and two bronze medals, Bangladeshi students have taken 26th place among contestants from 111 countries in the 58th International Mathematical Olympiad in Rio de Janeiro of...Full News..
Japan won the bronze medal Tuesday in the women's technical routine team competition at the world swimming championships for the second time in a row, securing the country's first podium finish at...Full News..
Sports Desk: Rafael Nadal's hopes of winning a third Wimbledon title are over for another year after an epic five-set defeat by 16th seed Gilles Muller of Luxembourg. The 15-time major champion...Full News..
Germany's experimental young side overcame street-wise Chile to win a bruising Confederations Cup final 1-0 on Sunday, vindicating Joachim Loew's decision to leave most of his world champions at...Full News..
When Novak Djokovic walked into Wimbledon a year ago, he possessed all four Grand Slam trophies. On Tuesday, he'll return empty-handed. A third-round defeat to Sam Querrey last year at the All...Full News..
Rain frustrated Australia and kept Bangladesh's Champions Trophy hopes alive as their Group A match was abandoned at The Oval. Chasing 183, Australia reached 83-1 before rain arrived after 16 overs...Full News..
Real Madrid celebrated its record 12th European Cup with thousands of fans on Sunday, after returning to the Spanish capital from winning the Champions League final in Cardiff, Wales. The team was...Full News..
LONDON- Few will be able to choreograph their farewells like Chelsea captain John Terry. Many players and managers in the English Premier League are in for messier departures in the close...Full News..
Three explosions went off near the team bus of Borussia Dortmund, one of Germany’s top soccer clubs, as it set off for a Champions League quarterfinal match on Tuesday evening, slightly injuring a...Full News..
Sri Lanka Cricket Board President's XI captain LD Chandima won the toss and elected to field first against Bangladesh in the first tour match at Moratuwa on Thursday. Earlier, Mushfiqur Rahim-led...Full News..
Real Madrid came from 2-0 down to record a remarkable win at Villarreal, a victory that saw them return to the top of La Liga. The pivotal moment came at 2-1 when Villarreal's Bruno was adjudged...Full News..
Not only is the provincial squad dreaming of a place in Europe but it has the Champions League within its sights after winning at Napoli 2-0 on Saturday to move to within three points of the...Full News..
Organizers of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics are projecting that it will cost about 5.73 billion yen ($50.82 million) to construct temporary facilities for 2020 Olympics baseball, softball...Full News..
Steven Smith's 18th Test century - and his fifth in consecutive Tests against India - ensured that Virat Kohli's men will need to break the all-time record for the highest successful chase in Test...Full News..
Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Tuesday announced a 16-member squad for the two-match test series against Sri Lanka. Opener Imrul Kayes is out of the squad due to injury problem. Wicketkeeper...Full News..
Legendary Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi on Sunday announced his retirement from international cricket, ending an illustrious and sometimes controversial 21-year career. The 36-year-old star...Full News..
Sri Lanka sealed a last ball nerve-racking victory by two wicket against Australia to clinch the Twenty20 series on Sunday night. Asela Gunaratne hammered a last-ball boundary to finish unbeaten...Full News..
Touring Bangladesh Women's Football team conceded 0-3 goals defeat against hosts and stronger Singapore in a well-fought match in Singapore on Thursday. The Asian city state ranked 98th in FIFA,...Full News..
Barcelona have gone top of La Liga after thrashing Alaves 6-0 at the Mendizorrotza Stadium on Saturday. Luis Suarez and Neymar scored inside the final 10 minutes of the first half to put the visitors...Full News..
Resounding success against England and New Zealand notwithstanding, Indian wicketkeeper-batsman Wriddhiman Saha on Sunday said his team will not take Bangladesh lightly in the one-off Test beginning...Full News..
The national cricketer Arafat Sunny who is now in jail has been sued for woman repression charge on Wednesday. A woman, Nasrin Sultana, who has been claimed to be Arafat Sunny’s wife, filed the...Full News..
Roger Federer won his 18th Grand Slam title and first for five years with a thrilling five-set victory over Rafael Nadal in the Australian Open final. The 35-year-old Swiss won 6-4 3-6 6-1 3-6 6-3...Full News..
British boxer of Pakistani origin Amir Khan’s wife , Faryal Makhdoom, has given him a final ultimatum to choose between her and his parents amid fears that more sex tapes of the boxer will be...Full News..
Tom Latham and Colin de Grandhomme guided New Zealand to a series-sweeping nine-wicket victory over Bangladesh in the second test in Christchurch on Monday after the visitors suffered another...Full News..