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West Indies Under-19 batsman Shamar Springer (C) jumps in the air after guiding his team to the final of the ICC Under-19 World Cup after defeating hosts Bangladesh in the semi-final at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium on Thursday. — Sourav Losker

WI shatter Junior Tigers’ dream

Bangladesh’s dream journey in the ICC Under-19 World Cup came to an end on Thursday when they lost to West Indies by three wickets in the first semi-final in Mirpur…

February 12, 2016 · 0 comments · Cricket, Front Page, National, Sports, TOP STORIES
West Indies Under-19 bowler Keemo Paul (L) runs out Zimbabwe batsman Richard Ngarava to clinch a controversial win during their ICC Under-19 World Cup match at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhuy Stadium in Chittagong on Tuesday.   — Courtesy Sky Sports

Mankading mars Windies win

West Indies caused a stir in the ICC Under-19 World Cup when they Mankaded last Zimbabwe batsman to snatch a controversial two-run win and move into the quarter-final in Chittagong on Tuesday…

February 3, 2016 · 0 comments · Cricket, Sports
Bangladesh Under-19 batsman Nazmul Hossain (R) is congratulated by his captain Mehedi Hasan after he completed his hundred against Scotland Under-19s during their ICC Under-19 World Cup match at the Sheikh Kamal International Cricket Stadium in Cox’s Bazar on Sunday. — New Age photo

Hosts cruise to U-19 WC quarter final

Hosts Bangladesh confirmed their quarter-final berth in the ICC Under-19 World Cup with a comprehensive win over Scotland at the Sheikh Kamal International Cricket Stadium in Cox’s Bazar on Sunday…

Namibia knock holders out

Namibia knock holders out

Namibia caused a big upset when it defeated South Africa by two wickets to knock out the defending ICC Under-19 World Cup champions from the group stage in Cox’s Bazar on Sunday…

February 1, 2016 · 0 comments · Cricket, Sports
England Under-19 team spinner Dan Lawrence (c) celebrates one of his two wickets against West Indies Under-19s during their ICC Under-19 World Cup match at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chittagong on Friday. — ICC photo

England close in on quarter-final

England moved one step closer to securing quarter-final berth in the ICC U19 World Cup when they thrashed West Indies by 61-run at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chittagong on Friday…

January 30, 2016 · 0 comments · Cricket, Sports
Bangladesh Under-19 captain Mehedi Hasan celebrates one of his three wickets during their ICC Under-19 World Cup match against South Africa in Chittagong on Wednesday. –  BCB photo

Perfect start for juniors

Hosts Bangladesh put in brave efforts to post a 43-run win over defending champions South Africa and give the ICC Under-19 World Cup a perfect kick start in Chittagong on Wednesday…

LOOKING BACK 2015 : A year when Tigers come of age

LOOKING BACK 2015 : A year when Tigers come of age

For some it was the year of renaissance. For others it is just the beginning of something great. Atif Azam spoke to three national selectors about how they judge Bangladesh’s 2015.   Faruk Ahmed It was a wonderful year. We played extremely well throughout the year and what we successfully achieved is consistency, something that was missing in the past. […]

January 1, 2016 · 0 comments · Cricket, Sports
A picture taken on June 18, 2015 shows Bangladesh pacer Mustafizur Rahman (2nd-R) is congratulated by his team-mates after dismissing Indian batsman Rohit Sharma during their first one-day match at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium. — New Age photo

The untold stories of 2015

The Bangladesh cricket team has just completed an eventful year after going through a few ups and down…

December 31, 2015 · 0 comments · Cricket, Sports
Neymar in race to be fit for final

Neymar in race to be fit for final

Barcelona could welcome Neymar back from injury for this weekend’s Club World Cup final against River Plate after the Brazilian striker stepped up his training in Yokohama on Friday…

December 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Football, Sports

ICC launches U-19 World Cup

Hosts Bangladesh will take on reigning champions South Africa in one of the opening games of the ICC Under-19 World Cup as International Cricket Council announced the schedule of the event on Monday…

December 8, 2015 · 0 comments · Cricket, Sports

FIFA considering 40-team World Cup in 2026

FIFA is considering expanding the World Cup from 32 teams to 40 in 2026 and will discuss the proposal at a future meeting, with support particularly strong among Asian and African representatives…

December 4, 2015 · 0 comments · National

Argentina, Brazil back on track

Argentina and Brazil reignited their 2018 World Cup qualifying campaigns with important victories on Tuesday as Copa America champions Chile crashed to defeat in their grudge match with Uruguay…

November 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Football, Sports
Australian forward Tim Cahill (C) heads to score one of his three goals against Bangladesh during their World Cup qualifying match at the Bangabandhu National Stadium on Tuesday.— Sourav Loskar

Goal machine Cahill sinks Bangladesh

Tim Cahill struck his second international hat-trick as Australia brushed off security fears to thrash Bangladesh 4-0 in another lop-sided World Cup qualifying match in Dhaka on Wednesday…

November 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Football, Sports
Dream game thrown into turmoil

Dream game thrown into turmoil

It could easily have been the game of their lives. But the circumstances in the build up to the game left Bangladesh football team demoralised as they take on reigning Asian champions Australia in Dhaka today…

November 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Football, Sports

Foolproof security for Socceroos

Markets were sealed off and sniffer dogs and bomb disposal units swept the ground as Bangladesh took a foolproof security for the Australia football team ahead of today’s World Cup qualifier at the Bangabandhu National Stadium…

November 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Football, Sports

Colombia a ‘must-win’ for Argentina

Argentina coach Gerardo Martino says today’s 2018 World Cup qualifier at Colombia is a must-win for his injury-ravaged side after they were left frustrated by 10-man Brazil…

November 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Football, Sports

Socceroos confirm travel to B’desh

Australia confirmed Friday that the Socceroos will travel to Bangladesh for their World Cup qualifier, with Football Federation Australia saying they were happy with the security plans in place…

November 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Cricket, Sports

Al-Amin recalled for Zimbabwe ODIs

Bangladesh on Sunday recalled paceman Al-Amin Hossain in their 14-man squad for the first two one-day internationals against Zimbabwe, scheduled next week…

November 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Cricket, Sports
Beckenbauer admits 2006 mistake

Beckenbauer admits 2006 mistake

German football legend Franz Beckenbauer admitted making a ‘mistake’ in the bidding process to host the 2006 World Cup but on Monday denied that votes were bought…

October 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Football, Sports

Doomsday for Dutch fans

Dutch football fans usually decked in bright orange were wearing black on Wednesday after the Netherlands failed to qualify for a European Championship finals for the first time since 1984…

October 15, 2015 · 0 comments · Football, Sports

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