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  • India women Sharma, Raut set record 320-run stand

    India's Deepti Sharma and Punam Raut smashed centuries against Ireland and combined in a stand of 320 runs to record the highest partnership in a women's one-day international on Monday.

  • Casillas breaks Maldini record

    Iker Casillas set a new record when featuring for Porto in their Champions League last 16, second leg against Juventus on Tuesday as he made his 175th appearance in European competition.

  • Bangladesh 103 for 3 after Day-4

    Bangladesh ended the fourth day at 103 for 3 in 35 overs after an action-packed last session in the Test match at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad today.

  • Inspired Rooney confounds his 'obituary' writers again

    An angry Wayne Rooney was adamant last weekend that his critics in the media were trying to write his sporting obituary.

  • Ronaldo bags 'long-term' Nike deal

    A day after signing a bumper fresh contract with Real Madrid, Cristiano Ronaldo boosts his mind-boggling earnings with a new deal with Nike.

  • Seminal triumph bears valuable lessons

    Is it the right time to look at the bigger picture, beyond Bangladesh's historic 108-run victory in the second Test against England in Mirpur on Sunday?

  • 'This is the beginning of something very big'

    Implementing new strategies has been a trademark of Bangladesh head coach Chandika Hathurusingha's tenure in since his arrival in

  • Summer to make or break Smith's captaincy: Waugh

    Australian great Steve Waugh says the summer Test series against South Africa and Pakistan is shaping up as make or break for Steve Smith's captaincy of the national side.

  • Imrul Kayes

    England pip BCB XI by 4 wickets

    England defeat BCB XI by four wickets with 23 balls remaining in the warm-up match against BCB XI today at Khan Shaheb Osman Ali stadium, Fatullah.

  • Mashrafe Bin Mortaza

    Bangladesh pip Afghanistan to record their 100th ODI win

    A century from Tamim Iqbal and a disciplined three-wicket haul from Mosharraf Hossain, who returned to ODI cricket after a gap of eight years, lead Bangladesh to a 2-1 victory in the 3-match series against Afghanistan at Mirpur stadium.

  • Tamim scores most ODI tons for Bangladesh

    Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal becomes the highest century-maker for his country in ODI cricket when he reached three figures during the third and final match of the series against Afghanistan at Mirpur stadium.

  • Wenger retains lofty vision as he reaches milestone

    Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger, for all his admirable qualities, has faults. He is not gracious in defeat, he is as stubborn as a mule and he often suffers from selective vision, to name a few.

  • 100th ODI win beckons Bangladesh

    If Tigers go on to win the second game of the 3-match ODI series against Afghanistan on September 28, Mashrafe and his boys will create history by notching up the 100th win in ODI matches for Bangladesh.

  • Shakib Al Hasan

    Shakib top in all formats

    Bangladesh ace allrounder Shakib Al Hasan becomes the only man in world cricket to be his country's most successful bowler in all three formats of the game when he crossed Abdur Razzak’s 206 wickets in one-day internationals today.

  • Sarwan set to retire from international cricket

    Former West Indies captain Ramnaresh Sarwan is set to announce his retirement from international cricket in Guyana on Thursday.

  • Farah was fixing fantasy team

    Mo Farah reveals what he was doing just minutes before walking onto the track to make Olympic history.

  • 8 top spells from Fizz

    Mustafizur Rahman caught the eyes of cricket enthusiasts and critics with the unusual talent on his debut, and has gone from strength to strength with each hurdle he crossed. As he turned 21, here are some of his top spells so far in his short yet brilliant career.

  • Pak, Azhar under fire

    The Pakistan cricket team have been facing criticism from all corners after their 169-run defeat to England at Trent Bridge on Tuesday.

  • Rio Olympics: Felix hits gold record with relay win

    Allyson Felix becomes the first woman athlete with five gold medals as she powers the US sprint relay team to victory.

  • Rio Olympics: Phelps wins 22nd gold

    Michael Phelps of the United States wins the Olympic 200 metres individual medley to capture the 22nd gold medal of his career and becomes the first swimmer to win the same event at four consecutive Games.

  • Barca announce record revenues

    Barcelona return record revenues of €679million during 2015-16, according to the club's financial results for the season.

  • Bolt wins but Harrison takes the glory

    Usain Bolt delivers on his top billing by winning the 200metres at the London Diamond League but he is upstaged for once as American sprint hurdler Kendra Harrison breaks one of the oldest world records in the book.

  • For Messi, retiring is a nonverbal apology

    It seems like a curse. There just aren't many footballing reasons to explain Argentina's latest failure in the Copa America Centenario final against Chile.

  • Psychology of Argentina's Messi relationship

    Like neurotic parents, Argentines swing from criticism to unconditional love for their star footballer Lionel Messi this week, providing the soccer-mad nation's many therapists with rich material for psychoanalysis.

  • [WATCH] Argentina beat US on record night for Messi

    Lionel Messi was too much for the United States to contain, as Argentina beat Jurgen Klinsmann's team 4-0 to reach the Copa America final.

  • Top swimmer tested positive

    World record holder Etiene Medeiros, one of Olympic hosts' Brazil's top hopes of a medal at the Rio Games, has tested positive for a banned substance.

  • 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).

  • Cech breaks Czech caps record

    Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech set a new record for Czech caps on Friday in a Euro 2016 friendly 6-0 win against Malta in Austria.

  • Fizz touches fifty

    Bangladesh’s bowling wonder Mustafizur Rahman picks up his 50th wicket in T20 cricket when he dismissed Murali Vijay for six in the 46th match of the ongoing Indian Premier League on May 15, 2016 at Mohali, Chandigarh.

  • Mashrafe smashes records with his maiden ton

    Kalabagan KC captain Mashrafe Mortaza hammers his name into the record books with the fastest century in List A cricket for Bangladesh against Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club at Khan Shaheb Osman Ali Stadium, Fatullah today.