China’s men’s basketball team defeated Bahrain 80-67 in the FIBA World Cup (WC) Asian qualifiers in Nur-Sultan on Monday evening. Zhou Qi led China with 22 points and seven rebounds, followed by 14 points from Zhu Junlong. Hu Mingxuan added 12 points. Mustafa Husein Ali Ahmad Rashed had a team-high 24 points for Bahrain. China started the game with a 6-0, followed by a 15-2 run to finish the first quarter on 25-11. Bahrain took a 9-0 sprint in the...
Agency :Former Manchester United striker Edinson Cavani will join Valencia on free transfer, the Spanish club announced on social media on Monday (Aug 29).The Uruguay team forward, 35, was available...
Agency :Serena Williams defeated Montenegro’s Danka Kovinic 6-3, 6-3 in the first round of the US Open on Monday.Williams postponed her farewell to professional tennis with her victory, as the...
Sports Reporter :Saint Gregory’s High School emerged the champions of the Boys’ group in the Polar Ice Cream 27th School Handball Tournament, while Viqarunnisa Noon School & College became champions in the Girls’ group at the Shaheed (Captain) M Mansur Ali National Handball Stadium on Tuesday.Saint Gregory’s High School defeated Narinda Government High School by 35-24 goals in the final after completing the first session with a 16-9 lead in the first half.Arafat of Saint Gregory’s High School scored 10...
Agency :Premier League outfit AFC Bournemouth have sacked head coach Scott Parker after just four games of the new season.Parker has lost his job just four days after Bournemouth lost...
Rory McIlroy produced the largest final-round comeback in Tour Championship history to beat world number one Scottie Scheffler by one stroke in Atlanta on Sunday and then used the moment to sing the praises of the PGA Tour. McIlroy, who began the final round at East Lake six shots back of Scheffler, carded a four-under-par 66 to reach 21 under on the week at the PGA Tour’s season-ending event to capture his third FedExCup title and an US$18 million first-place...
Sports Reoporter :The three-year long Executive Committee of Dhaka Taekwondo Federation was formed recently. Mohammad Solaiman Sikder has been named the President of the committee, while Shimul Sikder has been selected General Secretary of the committee. The other officials of the committee are: Israt Mahmud Dana (Senior Vice-President), Nasir Babu, Md Harun, Asadur Rahman Shimul, Alamin Sikder, Abdul Kholil, Md Kamrul Sorkar (Vice-Presidents), Adam Mohammad Yesha Sikder (Assistant Secretary), Rahmat Ullah Nisan (Treasurer), Md Monjurul Islam, SK Bijoy Das, Niren...
BBC Online :Manchester United have agreed a deal with Ajax for Brazil winger Antony.It is understood United will pay an initial fee of £80.75m, with a further £4.25m in add-ons.The 22-year-old is due to arrive in Manchester to complete a medical within the next 48 hours.Antony would become Manchester United’s joint-second most expensive signing alongside defender Harry Maguire – the £89m paid for Paul Pogba remains the club’s record.Antony scored 25 goals and provided 22 assists in 82 appearances for...
Sports Reoporter :The three-year long Executive Committee of Dhaka Taekwondo Federation was formed recently. Mohammad Solaiman Sikder has been named the President of the committee, while Shimul Sikder has been selected General Secretary of the committee. The other officials of the committee are: Israt Mahmud Dana (Senior Vice-President), Nasir Babu, Md Harun, Asadur Rahman Shimul, Alamin Sikder, Abdul Kholil, Md Kamrul Sorkar (Vice-Presidents), Adam Mohammad Yesha Sikder (Assistant Secretary), Rahmat Ullah Nisan (Treasurer), Md Monjurul Islam, SK Bijoy Das, Niren...
BBC Online :Manchester United have agreed a deal with Ajax for Brazil winger Antony.It is understood United will pay an initial fee of £80.75m, with a further £4.25m in add-ons.The 22-year-old is due to arrive in Manchester to complete a medical within the next 48 hours.Antony would become Manchester United’s joint-second most expensive signing alongside defender Harry Maguire – the £89m paid for Paul Pogba remains the club’s record.Antony scored 25 goals and provided 22 assists in 82 appearances for...
Cameron Green claimed his maiden five-wicket haul before David Warner and Steve Smith made light work of the run chase to set up a five-wicket victory for Australia over Zimbabwe in the first One Day International (ODI) match of a three-match series, the African nation’s first ODI series in the country since 2004. After Zimbabwe were sent in by Australian skipper Aaron Finch on Sunday, Green, took 5-33 as the tourists lost its last six wickets for 15 runs and...