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Young Tigers beat Namibia by 87 runs

Bangladesh Youth team pulled off an 87-run victory against their Namibian counterparts in their opening ICC Under-19 World Cup Group C game at Lincoln today. In a rain-interrupted game, the young Tigers posted a comprehensive…


N Korea accepts Olympics talks offer from South

International Desk | banglanews24.com DHAKA: North Korea has accepted an offer to attend high-level talks next week, South Korean officials have said. The meeting, on 9 January, will focus on finding a way for North Korean athletes to…




Premiership: Exeter 30-6 Leicester

By Kris Holland BBC Sport Exeter (6) 30 Tries: Armand, Slade, Hill, Yeandle Con: Steenson 2 Pens: Slade, Steenson Leicester (3) 6 Pens: Ford 2 Four second-half tries helped defending champions Exeter finish 2017 with a bonus-point victory over Leicester. The…






How to become a jockey … in one month

By Aly Vance (CNN)Coming from an equestrian background I have ridden all my life but never racehorses. This month, that changed. I experienced a race day from an entirely different perspective — on board a…







St Moritz, Switzerland ski resort guide

CNN) — It’s the spiritual home of the jet set and one of the Alps’ first winter resorts but there is far more to glitzy St. Moritz than just diamonds and designer ski suits. The swish town in…





SLC confirms intentions of hiring Hathurusigha

Sri Lanka Cricket confirmed it would explore the possibility of recruiting Bangladesh head coach Chandika Hathurusigha for the post of National Head Coach of Sri Lanka. SLC President Thilanga Sumathipala has written to the Bangladesh…


Australia qualified for their fourth successive World Cup by beating a physical Honduras 3-1 at Stadium Australia in Sydney. After a goalless first leg, Aston Villa player Mile Jedinak’s 53rd-minute free-kick took a decisive deflection…







Swiss great Martina Hingis announces retirement

“Looking back now, it’s hard to believe that almost exactly 23 years ago I made my professional debut,” Hingis said. Swiss great Martina Hingis has announced she will retire from tennis at the end of this week’s…