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Members of BKSP, the champions of the Teer National Youth (male & female) Archery Championship with the guests and officials of Bangladesh Archery Federation pose for a photo session at Shaheed Ahsan Ullah Master Stadium in Tongi, Gazipur on Tuesday.

Members of BKSP, the champions of the Teer National Youth (male & female) Archery Championship with the guests and officials of Bangladesh Archery Federation pose for a photo session at Shaheed Ahsan Ullah Master Stadium in Tongi, Gazipur on Tuesday.

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 Dame Laura Davies named Europe vice-captain

Dame Laura Davies named Europe vice-captain

BBC Online :Despite saying that she has no leadership ambitions, Dame Laura Davies has been named as a vice-captain to Europe's team for next year's Solheim Cup at Gleneagles.Skipper

Pacquiao teases Mayweather rematch after January bout

AFP, New York :Filipino veteran Manny Pacquiao revealed Monday he has spoken with Floyd Mayweather about a possible sequel to their 2015 super-fight, but said no decision would be

Memphis Grizzlies centerM arc Gasol (33) controls the ball against Dallas Mavericks guard Dennis Smith Jr. (1) and forward Luka Doncic (77) in the first half of an NBA basketball game in Memphis, Tenn on Monday.

Memphis Grizzlies centerM arc Gasol (33) controls the ball against Dallas Mavericks guard Dennis Smith Jr. (1) and forward Luka Doncic (77) in the first half of an NBA basketball game in Memphis, Tenn on Monday.

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The controversial world of Thai child kickboxing

AP, Bangkok :In the ring, the two boxers spar furiously with blows delivered by fists, elbows, knees and feet to virtually any part of the opponent's body. Those in

Mo Farah to compete in London Marathon in 2019

Mo Farah to compete in London Marathon in 2019

BBC Online :Britain's Mo Farah will run in next year's London Marathon on 28 April, organisers have announced.The four-time Olympic 5,000m and 10,000m champion was third in this year's

There will be no Super League, UEFA chief says

AFP, London :There will be no breakaway European Super League, UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin and Andrea Agnelli, the chairman of the influential European Club Association has told the BBC.Instead

Barca's Dembele should be 'more responsible': Luis Suarez

AFP, France :Luis Suarez, a three-time biter of opposition players, said Monday that Barcelona teammate Ousmane Dembele should be "more responsible" after he reportedly missed training following a marathon

Zverev ATP Finals win hints at changing of the guard

Zverev ATP Finals win hints at changing of the guard

Alexander Zverev won the biggest title of his career against Novak Djokovic at the ATP Finals on Sunday, but is the new kid on the block ready to smash the

Tigresses finish Women's World T20 with defeat

Bangladesh women's cricket team finished theirWomen's World T20I with all losing note as they suffered a 30-run defeat toSouth Africa in their group A last encounter held on Monday at

Powerful Sheikh steps aside from IOC after forgery charge

World sport powerbroker Sheikh Ahmad al-Fahad al-Sabah said he was "temporarily" stepping aside from his International Olympic Committee duties on Monday after the Kuwaiti was charged with forgery in Switzerland.The

Ashraful eyes BPL to prove his worth again

Bangladesh batsman Mohammad Ashraful, who made his return to cricket after completing the ban imposed on him, played in the Dhaka Premier League (DPL) and National Cricket League (NCL). But

Los Angeles Lakers forward Brandon Ingram drives as Miami Heat forward Rodney McGruder defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game on Sunday.

Los Angeles Lakers forward Brandon Ingram drives as Miami Heat forward Rodney McGruder defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game on Sunday.

S. Korean judoka suspended over military service claim

An Olympic silver medal-winning judoka was expelled from South Korea's national training centre Monday and suspended from a Grand Slam event after being accused of fabricating documents for his military

Molinari stunned by 'incredible' 2018

Molinari stunned by 'incredible' 2018

Newly-crowned European number one Francesco Molinari said he would have "laughed" if anyone had predicted his successes in an "incredible" 2018 campaign that culminated with the Race To Dubai title

Kohli a more mature cricketer than four years ago: Shastri

India Head coach Ravi Shastri believes Virat Kohli has come back as a more mature player than he was when India visited Australian shores four years back in 2014-15."He is

Nigeria, Uganda, Mali, Morocco qualify for Cup of Nations

AFP, Johannesburg :Nigeria, Uganda, Mali and Morocco qualified for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations on Saturday while Libya scored eight goals to keep alive their hopes of also featuring

Okuhara downs Intanon in Hong Kong Open final

AFP, Hong Kong :Japan's Nozomi Okuhara said her triumph over a determined Ratchanok Intanon in Sunday's Hong Kong Open final is a massive confidence boost ahead of the Tokyo Olympics.Both

General Secretary of Bangladesh Archery Federation Kazi Rajib Uddin Ahmed Chapol addressing a press conference at the Dutch-Bangla Bank Auditorium in Bangladesh Olympic Association Bhaban on Sunday.

General Secretary of Bangladesh Archery Federation Kazi Rajib Uddin Ahmed Chapol addressing a press conference at the Dutch-Bangla Bank Auditorium in Bangladesh Olympic Association Bhaban on Sunday.

Scotland close on Nations League promotion by thrashing Albania

AFP, Paris :Bournemouth winger Ryan Fraser scored his maiden international goal as Alex McLeish's Scotland thrashed 10-man Albania 4-0 in Shkoder on Saturday to close in on promotion from Nations

Flawless Djokovic sets up ATP Finals title clash with Zverev

Flawless Djokovic sets up ATP Finals title clash with Zverev

Novak Djokovic produced a masterclass on Saturday to crush Kevin Anderson and set up a title decider at the ATP Finals against Alexander Zverev, who ousted Roger Federer after a

The winner journalists of different categories nominated by Bangladesh Sports Press Association (BSPA) with the guests and officials of BSPA pose for a photo session at the FARS Hotel in the city on Saturday.

The winner journalists of different categories nominated by Bangladesh Sports Press Association (BSPA) with the guests and officials of BSPA pose for a photo session at the FARS Hotel in the city on Saturday.

Christina Carreira and Anthony Ponomarenko of the United States perform in the free dance program during the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Rostelecom Cup in Moscow, Russia on Saturday.

Christina Carreira and Anthony Ponomarenko of the United States perform in the free dance program during the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Rostelecom Cup in Moscow, Russia on Saturday.

Hardik Pandya's injury is a huge loss for India: Mike Hussey

Hardik Pandya's injury is a huge loss for India: Mike Hussey

Hardik Pandya, the flamboyant all-rounder of team India is currently out of the squad courtesy the lower back injury which he suffered in the opening match of the Asia Cup.

Ronaldo still very much part of Portugal team, insists coach

AFP, Milan :Portugal coach Fernando Santos insisted Saturday that superstar Cristiano Ronaldo remains a key part of his national team despite being left out of his Nations League squad, after

Thompson in control at LPGA Tour Championship

AFP, Miami :Lexi Thompson fired a four-under par 68 on Saturday to take a commanding three-shot lead over Nelly Korda in the LPGA's season-ending Tour Championship in Naples, Florida.Thompson made

Deputy Commissioner of Dhaka District Tofazzal Hossain Mia (centre) speaking at the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Wari Club at the Auditorium in Wari Club on Saturday.

Deputy Commissioner of Dhaka District Tofazzal Hossain Mia (centre) speaking at the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Wari Club at the Auditorium in Wari Club on Saturday.

Members of BGB, the champions of the EXIM Bank 28th National Handball Competition with the guests and officials of Bangladesh Handball Federation pose for a photo session at the Shaheed (Captain) M Mansur Ali National Handball Stadium on Saturday. BGB defeated Bangladesh Police by 25-17 goals in the final. Bangladesh Police finished runners-up in the meet.

Members of BGB, the champions of the EXIM Bank 28th National Handball Competition with the guests and officials of Bangladesh Handball Federation pose for a photo session at the Shaheed (Captain) M Mansur Ali National Handball Stadium on Saturday. BGB defeated Bangladesh Police by 25-17 goals in the final. Bangladesh Police finished runners-up in the meet.

Chess stars neck and neck at mid-point of world championship

Three-time defending champion Magnus Carlsen was neck and neck with American Fabiano Caruana after eking out a draw in their sixth world championship game on Friday. "I made many mistakes,"

La Liga takes case for regular-season game in USA to fans

Agency :In the face of growing opposition, La Liga pleaded its case to stage a regular-season match in the United States to the fans on Thursday, wrapping the front