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Britain's Kyle Edmund (left) shakes hands with Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov after winning their quarterfinal at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia on Tuesday.

Britain's Kyle Edmund (left) shakes hands with Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov after winning their quarterfinal at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia on Tuesday.

Asian Handball: Bangladesh concede 5th defeat in a row

Bangladesh Handball team, in their first appearance in the heavyweight Asian meet, suffered 5th defeat in a row in the 18th Asian Men's Handball Championship after conceding 10-35 goals defeat

Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki hits a forehand return to Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro during their quarterfinal at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia on Tuesday.

Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki hits a forehand return to Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro during their quarterfinal at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia on Tuesday.

National Baseball to begin on January 28

The Walton National Baseball (Men's) will begin on January 28 at the Paltan Maidan.Bangladesh Baseball-Softball Association will arrange the three-day long baseball competition under auspices of Walton Group.A total of

Romania's Simona Halep celebrates after defeating Japan's Naomi Osaka during their fourth round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia on Monday.

Romania's Simona Halep celebrates after defeating Japan's Naomi Osaka during their fourth round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia on Monday.

The winners of the Prime Bank Cup Golf tournament with the trophy and guests pose for photo in the prize giving ceremony at Kurmitola Golf Club recently.Major General AKM Abdur Rahman, Director General, Bangladesh Institute of International and Strategic Studies (BIISS) was present as the chief guest. Vice Chairperson of Prime Bank Nasim Anwar Hossain and Managing Director of the Bank Rahel Ahmed were also present as Special Guests.

The winners of the Prime Bank Cup Golf tournament with the trophy and guests pose for photo in the prize giving ceremony at Kurmitola Golf Club recently.Major General AKM Abdur Rahman, Director General, Bangladesh Institute of International and Strategic Studies (BIISS) was present as the chief guest. Vice Chairperson of Prime Bank Nasim Anwar Hossain and Managing Director of the Bank Rahel Ahmed were also present as Special Guests.

Australia beat Bangladesh by 35-22 goals in handball

Bangladesh Handball team put up brave fight finally losing to Australia by 33-22 goals in the 18th Asian Handball Championship on Monday according to press release issued on Monday by

Healthy competition inspires everyone: Tamim

Dashing Tiger star opening batsman, Tamim Iqbal showed his maturity when he superbly explained how a healthy competition between him and Shakib Al Hasan is a big positive for him

Former England captain Armfield dies

Former England captain and Blackpool legend Jimmy Armfield has died at the age of 82 after a long battle with cancer.Armfield, who played 627 matches in 17 years for his

Begum Laila Alam FIDE Rating Chess to begin Feb 1

Begum Laila Alam 9th Open FIDE Rating Chess tournament will begin on February 1 at Bangladesh Chess Federation hall-room.Organised by Bangladesh Chess Federation and sponsored by former chess player Begum

Afzal shares point in GM Chess

Kazi M Mahbub Afzal split points with Dahale Atul of India while Abul Kashem lost to Soham Datar of India in the 5th round games of the 10th Chennai Open

Annual Sports of Dr Muhammad Shahidullah Hall of DU held

Sports Reporter :The Annual Sports Competition of Dr Muhammad Shahidullah Hall of Dhaka University (DU) was held at the Central Play Ground of DU on Sunday.Sakilur Rahman, an MS student

Women to get equal prize money at Tour Down Under

Women will receive the same prize money as men from this year's Tour Down Under, the South Australian government said Sunday in what it believes is a world first for

Denmark's Christinna Pedersen (right) and Kamilla Rytter Juhl react at each other with their gold medals during the award ceremony after winning the women's doubles final match against China's Chen Qingchen and Jia Yifan at the Malaysia Masters badminton tournament in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Sunday.

Denmark's Christinna Pedersen (right) and Kamilla Rytter Juhl react at each other with their gold medals during the award ceremony after winning the women's doubles final match against China's Chen Qingchen and Jia Yifan at the Malaysia Masters badminton tournament in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Sunday.

Nadal fights off gutsy Schwartzman to reach quarters

Nadal fights off gutsy Schwartzman to reach quarters

AFP, Melbourne :Spain's Rafael Nadal fought off tenacious Argentine Diego Schwartzman to win through to the quarter-finals of the Australian Open on Sunday, ensuring he remains world number one after

IOC, two Koreas meet to finalise historic Olympic deal

IOC, two Koreas meet to finalise historic Olympic deal

AFP, Lausanne :After the two Koreas struck a deal for the North to attend the Winter Games in the South, Olympic bosses will try Saturday to resolve the devils in

Major General AKM Abdur Rahman, Director General, Bangladesh Institute of International and Strategic Studies (BIISS) and Chairman of Prime Bank Azam J Chowdhury, inaugurating 03-day long

Major General AKM Abdur Rahman, Director General, Bangladesh Institute of International and Strategic Studies (BIISS) and Chairman of Prime Bank Azam J Chowdhury, inaugurating 03-day long "Prime Bank Cup Golf Tournament-2018"at Kurmitola Golf Club on Saturday. The tee-off was witnessed among others by Managing Director & CEO of Prime Bank Rahel Ahmed, DMD's- Md. Golam Rabbani and Syed Faridul Islam, Vice President of Kurmitola Golf Club - Major General A K M Abdullahil Baquee, CEO of the Club Brig General Mohd Obaidul Haque (Retd), General Manager, Golf Operations, Lieutenant Colonel Md. Abdul Bari (Retd) and other high officials of the Bank, Golf Club, Armed Forces and high civil and military officials were also present on the occasion.

Major General AKM Abdur Rahman, Director General, Bangladesh Institute of International and Strategic Studies (BIISS) and Chairman of Prime Bank Azam J Chowdhury, inaugurating 03-day long "Prime Bank Cup Golf

Laila CC, Bright Morning CC record wins

Sports Reporter :Laila Cricket Club (CC) and Bright Morning Cricket Club (CC) recorded wins in their respective matches of the Raman Lamba & Daulat-uz-Zaman Twenty20 Cricket Tournament on Friday.In the

Sharapova inspired by Serena to get back to top

Sharapova inspired by Serena to get back to top

AFP, Melbourne :Maria Sharapova says she is inspired by the likes of thirtysomethings Serena Williams and Roger Federer to get back to the top after her doping ban.The Russian, back

Bangladesh to meet India in U-19 WC quarterfinal Jan 26

Bangladesh Under-19 team will take on their Indian rival in the quarterfinal of ICC Under-19 World Cup scheduled to be held on January 26 at the Queenstown Events Centre.The match

Annual sports of SK Govt Girls High School in Manikganj held

BSS, Manikganj :The annual sports of SK Government Girls High School was held on the school premises in the district on Saturday. State Minister for Health and Family Welfare Zahid

Players of Sheikh Russel Krira Chakra Limited with the officials of Sheikh Russel Krira Chakra pose for photo at Bangladesh Chess Federation hall-room on Saturday. Sheikh Russel Krira Chakra Limited are taking part in the Dhaka First Division Women's Cricket League for the first time.

Players of Sheikh Russel Krira Chakra Limited with the officials of Sheikh Russel Krira Chakra pose for photo at Bangladesh Chess Federation hall-room on Saturday. Sheikh Russel Krira Chakra Limited are taking part in the Dhaka First Division Women's Cricket League for the first time.

Alpine skiing: Shiffrin, Vonn jostle for Olympic speed queen crown

Alpine skiing: Shiffrin, Vonn jostle for Olympic speed queen crown

AFP, Italy :Mikaela Shiffrin warned she wants to prove that her maiden World Cup downhill win in Lake Louise was no fluke as she challenges speed queen Lindsey Vonn in

Romania`s Ana Bogdan makes a forehand return to United States` Madison Keys during their third round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia on Saturday.

Romania`s Ana Bogdan makes a forehand return to United States` Madison Keys during their third round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia on Saturday.

AGM & election of BSPA held

Sports Reporter :The Annual General Meeting (AGM) and the election of the Executive Committee of Bangladesh Sports Press Association (BSPA) were held at the Dutch-Bangla Bank Auditorium in Bangladesh Olympic

Prime Bank Cup Golf Tournament begins

The Prime Bank Cup Gold Tournament 2018 began on Friday at the Kurmitola Golf Course here.Director General of Bangladesh Institute of International and Strategic Studies (BIISS) Major General AKM

Russia`s Andrey Rublev makes a backhand return during his third round match against Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia on Friday.

Russia`s Andrey Rublev makes a backhand return during his third round match against Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia on Friday.

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Australia to play Colombia in World Cup preparations

AFP, Sydney :Australia are set to take on Colombia in March as they prepare for the World Cup in Russia, Football Federation Australia said Friday.The Socceroos will play the

Slovakia's Magdalena Rybarikova waves after defeating Ukraine's Kateryna Bondarenko during their third round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia on Friday.

Slovakia's Magdalena Rybarikova waves after defeating Ukraine's Kateryna Bondarenko during their third round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia on Friday.

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Begum Laila Alam FIDE Rating Chess to begin February 1

BSS, Dhaka :Begum Laila Alam 9th Open FIDE Rating Chess tournament will begin on February 1 at Bangladesh Chess Federation hall-room in the city.Organised by Bangladesh Chess Federation and