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Station Commander of Savar Cantonment Brigadier General Mashiur Rahman inaugurating the 6th Walton Cup Golf Tournament by releasing the balloons as the chief guest at Savar Golf Club on Friday.

Station Commander of Savar Cantonment Brigadier General Mashiur Rahman inaugurating the 6th Walton Cup Golf Tournament by releasing the balloons as the chief guest at Savar Golf Club on Friday.

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Venus Williams wins opening match at Miami Open

Venus Williams wins opening match at Miami Open

AP, Miami Gardens :Three-time tournament champion Venus Williams won her opening match Thursday at the new site of the Miami Open by beating Dalila Jakupovic 7-5, 6-3.Williams, making her

American Bell cleared after crash with skate rival Lim

American Bell cleared after crash with skate rival Lim

Agency :Figure skating's ruling body on Friday cleared American Mariah Bell of deliberately attempting to injure South Korean rival Lim Eun-soo during a warm-up at the world championships in

Independence Day Cup Golf inaugurated

The two-day 10th Toyota Independence Day Cup Golf Tournament was inaugurated at Army Golf Club in the city on Friday. Bangladesh army chief and chief patron of Army Golf

Scholastica, the champions of the Girls' Division of the Panam Group Dhaka Metropolis School Volleyball Competition with the guests and officials of Bangladesh Volleyball Federation pose for a photo session at the Shaheed Suhrawardy Indoor Stadium in the city's Mirpur on Thursday.

Scholastica, the champions of the Girls' Division of the Panam Group Dhaka Metropolis School Volleyball Competition with the guests and officials of Bangladesh Volleyball Federation pose for a photo session at the Shaheed Suhrawardy Indoor Stadium in the city's Mirpur on Thursday.

Libya stun Nigeria in Olympic Games qualifier

AFP, Johannesburg :Libya stunned former gold medallists Nigeria 2-0 Wednesday in the first leg of a 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games second round qualifier.Montenegro-based Zakaria Alharaish scored after six and 69

Osaka silent over ex-coach lawsuit as Miami Open begins

Osaka silent over ex-coach lawsuit as Miami Open begins

AFP, Miami :World number one Naomi Osaka refused on Wednesday to become embroiled in a dispute with one of her former coaches who is suing her for 20 percent of

German coach Kurz to leave Adelaide United

German coach Kurz to leave Adelaide United

AFP, Adelaide :German coach Marco Kurz's contract with Australian club Adelaide United will not be renewed when the season ends, with the two sides sharing no "common vision".The former Borussia

Russia's Natalia Zabiiko and Alexander Enbert perform their pairs free skate during the ISU World Figure Skating Championships at Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, north of Tokyo on Thursday.

Russia's Natalia Zabiiko and Alexander Enbert perform their pairs free skate during the ISU World Figure Skating Championships at Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, north of Tokyo on Thursday.

Area Commander of Savar Area and General Officer Commanding of 9 Infantry Division Major General Mohammad     Akbar Hossain handing over the trophy to the members of 33 Infantry Division Hockey team, which emerged as the champions of Bangladesh Army Hockey Competition at the Hockey Turf in Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Protishtan (BKSP), Savar on Thursday. High officials of Bangladesh Army were present at the time.

Area Commander of Savar Area and General Officer Commanding of 9 Infantry Division Major General Mohammad Akbar Hossain handing over the trophy to the members of 33 Infantry Division Hockey team, which emerged as the champions of Bangladesh Army Hockey Competition at the Hockey Turf in Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Protishtan (BKSP), Savar on Thursday. High officials of Bangladesh Army were present at the time.

US teen phenom Bhatia makes PGA debut at Valspar

US teen phenom Bhatia makes PGA debut at Valspar

US teen golf prodigy Akshay Bhatia makes his PGA Tour debut Thursday at the Valspar Championship with plans to turn professional later this year after a groundbreaking amateur career. The

 Bangladesh earn 22 gold, 10 silver, 6 bronze

Bangladesh earn 22 gold, 10 silver, 6 bronze

Bangladesh Special Olympics team have clinched 22 gold medals in the ongoing Special Olympics World Games 2019 in Abu Dhabi and Dubai cities in United Arab Emirates.They also bagged 10

Tokyo unveils 'cherry blossom' Olympic torch

Tokyo unveils 'cherry blossom' Olympic torch

Organisers of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics on Wednesday unveiled a cherry-blossom shaped torch for the Games as the city prepares for the famed flower season to begin in coming days.The

Women's handball team grabs gold in Special Olympic

Bangladesh women's handball team won gold medal in Special Olympic World Games that concluded on Wednesday in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.Bangladesh women's handball team beat their Netherlands counterpart by

Newly formed Bangladesh Football Clubs Association posing for a photo session at the Hotel Purbani International          in the city on Tuesday.

Newly formed Bangladesh Football Clubs Association posing for a photo session at the Hotel Purbani International in the city on Tuesday.

Andreescu arrives with unlikely Indian Wells triumph

Andreescu arrives with unlikely Indian Wells triumph

Bianca Andreescu's vision became reality in the California desert, where the Canadian 18-year-old's Cinderella run to a first WTA title put her among the elite of women's tennis."Crazy," Andreescu herself

Executive Director of Walton Group FM Iqbal Bin Anwar Dawn speaking at a press conference at the conference room in the Maulana Bhashani National Hockey Stadium on Tuesday.

Executive Director of Walton Group FM Iqbal Bin Anwar Dawn speaking at a press conference at the conference room in the Maulana Bhashani National Hockey Stadium on Tuesday.

'Public uproar' - critics round on Cannavaro over China role

'Public uproar' - critics round on Cannavaro over China role

Fabio Cannavaro's first task as China coach may be to win over a sceptical public after his appointment was met with criticism and even anger.Former players and state media questioned

Japan Olympic chief facing corruption probe to step down

Japan Olympic chief facing corruption probe to step down

The head of Japan's Olympic Committee said Tuesday he would step down in June, as French authorities probe his involvement in payments made before Tokyo was awarded the 2020 Summer

Roma chief Pallotta blasts departed Monchi

Roma chief Pallotta blasts departed Monchi

AFP, Milan :Roma president James Pallotta hit back at former sporting director Monchi on Monday after the Spaniard blamed differences with the American for his departure from the Serie A

'Wary' Deschamps warns France ahead of Moldova trip

'Wary' Deschamps warns France ahead of Moldova trip

Didier Deschamps expects unfancied Moldova to make life difficult for world champions France when they begin Euro 2020 qualifying in Chisinau on Friday.France, who finished second to the Netherlands in

Rory McIlroy's Players Championship win sets him up for Masters tilt

Rory McIlroy's Players Championship win sets him up for Masters tilt

During the summer of his golfing life, in 2014, Rory McIlroy was famously booze-free; the abstinence bringing two majors and a World Golf Championships title as he rose to world

With the participation of officials and employees of  Bangladesh rural Electrification Board (BREB) a friendly cricket tournament was held at Banani playground recently 'Oprotiroddhyo REB' receiving the champion trophy  in the picture.

With the participation of officials and employees of Bangladesh rural Electrification Board (BREB) a friendly cricket tournament was held at Banani playground recently 'Oprotiroddhyo REB' receiving the champion trophy in the picture.

Thiem rallies to deny Federer sixth ATP Indian Wells Masters title

Thiem rallies to deny Federer sixth ATP Indian Wells Masters title

AFP, United States :Dominic Thiem denied Roger Federer a record sixth Indian Wells title, beating the Swiss great 3-6, 6-3, 7-5 on Sunday to claim his first ATP Masters 1000

Canadian teen Andreescu topples Kerber to win Indian Wells WTA title

Canadian teen Andreescu topples Kerber to win Indian Wells WTA title

Canadian sensation Bianca Andreescu became the first wild card to win the WTA title at Indian Wells on Sunday with a gritty 6-4, 3-6, 6-4 victory over Wimbledon champion Angelique

General Secretary of Bangladesh Volleyball Federation Ashiqur Rahman Miku speaking at a press conference at the Dutch-Bangla Bank Auditorium in Bangladesh Olympic     Association Bhaban on Sunday.

General Secretary of Bangladesh Volleyball Federation Ashiqur Rahman Miku speaking at a press conference at the Dutch-Bangla Bank Auditorium in Bangladesh Olympic Association Bhaban on Sunday.

Woods lands birdie, laughs at famed 17 after quadruple-bogey

Woods lands birdie, laughs at famed 17 after quadruple-bogey

AP, Ponte Vedra Beach :Tiger Woods had a much more enjoyable experience at the 17th hole of The Players Championship on Saturday.A day after carding a quadruple-bogey 7 at the

Members of Green Herald School, the champions of the Dhaka District Women's Volleyball Competition with the guests and officials of Dhaka District Women's Sports Association pose for photograph at the Sultana Kamal Women's Sports Complex in the city's Dhanmondi on Sunday. Dhaka District Women's Sports Association arranged the competition.

Members of Green Herald School, the champions of the Dhaka District Women's Volleyball Competition with the guests and officials of Dhaka District Women's Sports Association pose for photograph at the Sultana Kamal Women's Sports Complex in the city's Dhanmondi on Sunday. Dhaka District Women's Sports Association arranged the competition.

Record-breaking Shiffrin makes it 16 World Cup wins in season

Record-breaking Mikaela Shiffrin won Saturday's slalom in Andorra to record her 16th World Cup win of a record-breaking season. Last week the all-conquering American set a new record for most

Canadian teen Andreescu to face Kerber in Indian Wells WTA final

Canadian teen Andreescu to face Kerber in Indian Wells WTA final

AFP, Indian Wells :Canadian sensation Bianca Andreescu toppled sixth-ranked Elina Svitolina 6-3, 2-6, 6-4 on Friday and will face Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber for the WTA title in Indian Wells.Germany's