Abdullah Al Mehdi | The Daily Star
  • Abdullah Al Mehdi

  • Test of the new normal

    The eyes of the cricketing world will be focused on Southampton today when England take on the West Indies at the Ageas Bowl in what will be the first international cricket series since the outbreak of coronavirus pandemic more than three months ago.
  • Messi must be wondering what he did wrong

    Lionel Messi trudged off alone down the tunnel as the game against Atletico Madrid ended 2-2, the result extinguishing any realistic chance for Barcelona to win the title.
  • Cricket idle, should cricketers be too?

    What has gone on till now regarding the resumption of cricketing activities in Bangladesh is understandable, given context.
  • Resumption scenarios different for Bangladesh

    Novak Djokovic on Tuesday said he was “deeply sorry”. After all, he had set in motion the chaos during an ill-fated Adria Tour -- a tournament he himself organised through his foundation -- which acquainted tennis with the realities of the current pandemic.
  • Jayed eager to be back in pack

    “It’s only for the time being, right?” Abu Jayed asked this reporter when queried about how the saliva ban, ratified by the ICC last week, was going to impact him as the chief proponent of swing bowling in the country.