legend

January 17, 2017
January 17, 2017

Don’t count the days, make the days count

The boxing icon who inspired many champions, in sports and life, Muhammad Ali is widely regarded as one of the most significant and renowned sports figures of the 20th century.

November 27, 2016
November 27, 2016

Maradona mourns "second father" Castro

For football great Diego Maradona, Cuban revolutionary Fidel Castro was more than a friend and fellow Latin American legend, he was "a second father."

September 1, 2016
September 1, 2016

Walsh becomes Bangladesh bowling coach

One of the most iconic fast bowlers to come out of the Caribbean, West Indies legend Courtney Walsh officially becomes the specialist bowling coach of Bangladesh national cricket team.

August 31, 2016
August 31, 2016

Messi staying in Arg retirement would be 'a sin'

Javier Mascherano says it would have been a sin had Lionel Messi stayed in international retirement and not played for Argentina.

August 12, 2016
August 12, 2016

Hanif, and some old-time jolly in Dhaka

Bangladesh's veteran sports journalist and coach remember the unparalleled joy of watching the original 'Little Master' Hanif Mohammad bat.

August 8, 2016
August 8, 2016

Hanif Mohammad fights for life at Karachi hospital

The original Little Master and Pakistan cricket legend Hanif Mohammad is fighting for his life after he faced respiratory complications during his ongoing treatment at the Aga Khan Hospital, Karachi.

August 1, 2016
August 1, 2016

Pak federal govt comes to Hanif’s aid

The federal government will come to the aid of former Pakistan cricketing legend Hanif Mohammad who is currently hospitalized and undergoing treatment in an intensive Care Unit (ICU) in a private hospital in Karachi.

July 26, 2016
July 26, 2016

‘I can no longer stay silent’

Basketball legend Michael Jordan speaks out on police violence and announces two $1 million grants, to civil rights group NAACP's Legal Defense Fund and to a group that works on improving police relations with communities.

June 17, 2016
June 17, 2016

‘Brazil's soccer woes stem from my absence’

Brazil's failure to claim an Olympic soccer gold medal, the one major tournament they have never won, is all because Pele never played in the competition, the soccer great jokes on Thursday.

June 10, 2016
June 10, 2016

Pele memorabilia nets $5 million

The three-day sale of memorabilia belonging to world football icon Pele ends in London with the artifacts sold for the princely total of £3.4million ($5million, 4.4million euros).