South Asia

Messi on top, Kohli 3rd and Rohit Sharma 8th in the SportsPro list

Messi on top, Kohli 3rd and Rohit Sharma 8th in the SportsPro list

الثلاثاء 29 سبتمبر 2020 05:54 ص

International soccer icon Lionel Messi has been named as the world’s most marketable athlete for 2020. The FC Barcelona forward and six-time Ballon d’Or winner narrowly edges out fellow soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo to take top spot in the list of the World’s 50 most marketable athletes.

Reschedule the series or we won’t be touring, BCB’s stern warning

Reschedule the series or we won’t be touring, BCB’s stern warning

الثلاثاء 29 سبتمبر 2020 05:38 ص

SLC honorary secretary Mohan De Silva was hopeful that the Bangladesh team will arrive in Sri Lanka in due time, hoping for a quick resolution to the situation

The demise of sporting city called Barishal in Bangladesh

The demise of sporting city called Barishal in Bangladesh

الأربعاء 23 سبتمبر 2020 03:26 م

here are almost 500 cricket players in the first division, second division and level one but they have no practice facilities

Afghan sports coach helps young refugees find a path to school in Iran

Afghan sports coach helps young refugees find a path to school in Iran

الإثنين 21 سبتمبر 2020 03:58 م

Rozma leads a football coaching session for girls

Lalit Bhandari’s case raises insurance policy issues in Nepal cricket

Lalit Bhandari’s case raises insurance policy issues in Nepal cricket

الإثنين 21 سبتمبر 2020 03:57 م

Nepali cricketer Lalit Bhandari

PCB finalises broadcast deal for Pakistan

PCB finalises broadcast deal for Pakistan

الأحد 20 سبتمبر 2020 06:48 ص

The broadcast agreement is for Pakistan only while PCB will be soon finalising the grant of its broadcast rights for international territories separately as well as launching a new structure for its digital media rights.

Bangladesh Test series in Sri Lanka in doubt over virus restrictions

Bangladesh Test series in Sri Lanka in doubt over virus restrictions

الثلاثاء 15 سبتمبر 2020 03:16 م

Sri Lanka has compulsory 14-day quarantine at a government-nominated facility, which includes some hotels, for everyone entering the country.

Saudi Arabia’s ambassador wants to utilise Pakistan’s cricket experience

Saudi Arabia’s ambassador wants to utilise Pakistan’s cricket experience

الثلاثاء 15 سبتمبر 2020 03:12 م

The meeting discussed in detail cooperation, sharing of experiences in different fields of sports, the potentials of both countries in sports and its utilization

Bangladesh Cricket left without sponsor ahead of Sri Lanka tour

Bangladesh Cricket left without sponsor ahead of Sri Lanka tour

السبت 12 سبتمبر 2020 06:54 م

The Indian Premier League 2020 (IPL 2020) season is scheduled to be played between September 19 and November 10 in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

APF praises Pak sisters for winning medals at one event

APF praises Pak sisters for winning medals at one event

السبت 12 سبتمبر 2020 06:52 م

This is a unique record in Pakistan's sports history and never before had four sisters represented Pakistan at any international sport event

The surgery went wrong in South Africa for Embuldeniya

The surgery went wrong in South Africa for Embuldeniya

السبت 12 سبتمبر 2020 06:50 م

Lasith Embuldeniya leaves the field in Port Elizabeth after dislocating his thumb.

Brojen Das: The Bangladeshi king of the English channel

Brojen Das: The Bangladeshi king of the English channel

الجمعة 11 سبتمبر 2020 12:36 م

Brojen wanted to set records in swimming and it was his raw determination that got him to persevere over the cold European waters.

Yupun Abeykoon sets new Sri Lanka and South Asia record

Yupun Abeykoon sets new Sri Lanka and South Asia record

الخميس 10 سبتمبر 2020 02:37 م

The Italy-based Sri Lankan sprinter Abeykoon won the 100m in 10.16 sec beating the previous record set by Himasha Eashan.

Asian secretary-general Malik presents new cricket book to President of Pakistan

Asian secretary-general Malik presents new cricket book to President of Pakistan

الخميس 03 سبتمبر 2020 02:52 م

Mr. Amjad Aziz Malik (left) presenting a cricket book to the President of Pakistan, Dr. Arif Alvi during his recent visit to Islamabad.

Marathon of Afghanistan Virtual Run

Marathon of Afghanistan Virtual Run

الثلاثاء 01 سبتمبر 2020 03:54 م

Any additional funds raised beyond £2k will be distributed to other sports organizations in Afghanistan through the Afghan Sports Trust.

Bashundhara Kings takes up AFC Cup challenge amid pandemic

Bashundhara Kings takes up AFC Cup challenge amid pandemic

الجمعة 28 أغسطس 2020 01:50 م

last season Fed Cup winners Bashundhara Kings played a few matches before abandoning the Bangladesh Premier League

Five teams, 30 international stars to feature in Sri Lanka Premier League 2020

Five teams, 30 international stars to feature in Sri Lanka Premier League 2020

الخميس 27 أغسطس 2020 03:50 م

Aa many as 30 international cricketers are expected to participate in the league.

Hockey stalwarts demand an immediate change in top echelons of PHF

Hockey stalwarts demand an immediate change in top echelons of PHF

الخميس 27 أغسطس 2020 03:48 م

PHF Secretary Asif Bajwa held the same office from 2008-2013.

Maldini-inspired Rohit Chand eyes new heights with Nepal

Maldini-inspired Rohit Chand eyes new heights with Nepal

الأربعاء 26 أغسطس 2020 12:38 ص

Hailing from the sport-mad village of Surkhet, Chand top interest was cricket, then Influenced by his brother Rabin to start football

We need to overhaul the Sports Act, bring it in line with global standards: Sangakkara

We need to overhaul the Sports Act, bring it in line with global standards: Sangakkara

الإثنين 24 أغسطس 2020 07:29 م

Sangakkara stressed that the process this time too will be tedious and was unsure when it will be sent to the legislature to become law.

BCCI reveals new IPL logo featuring title sponsors Dream11

BCCI reveals new IPL logo featuring title sponsors Dream11

السبت 22 أغسطس 2020 04:31 م

Sixty IPL games will be played over 53 days across three venues -- Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah. In 2014, UAE had hosted the IPL partially due to the general elections in India.

Sport in Bangladesh reviving slowly, 2 resume activities

Sport in Bangladesh reviving slowly, 2 resume activities

الخميس 20 أغسطس 2020 12:23 ص

Bangladesh wicketkeeper-batsman Mushfiqur Rahim throws the ball during a training session at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur on Tuesday. (BCB photo)

Suresh Raina too bids adieu to international cricket

Suresh Raina too bids adieu to international cricket

الأحد 16 أغسطس 2020 04:28 م

Raina would now be seen in action for the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in the Indian Premier League (IPL).

MS Dhoni call it a day from international cricket

MS Dhoni call it a day from international cricket

الأحد 16 أغسطس 2020 12:47 م

Dhoni holds the record for most international matches as captain (332).