Thursday, March 21, 2019

FIBA Asian Qualifiers: Bangladesh play Bhutan in opener Tuesday

Sports Desk: Hosts Bangladesh will play Bhutan in the opening South Asian qualifying round match of the Dhaka Bank FIBA Asia Champions Cup’2021 on Tuesday...

Lukaku, Hazard score 2 each, help Belgium beat Tunisia 5-2

Sports Desk: Romelu Lukaku and Eden Hazard scored two goals each in a dominant Belgium display on Saturday, leading their team over Tunisia 5-2 in...

Chandimal to miss final test after appeal rejected

Sports Desk: Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal will miss the third and final test against the West Indies which starts on Saturday after his appeal...

Messi needs to dig deep to end Argentina’s woes at World Cup

Sports Desk: It looked like a defeated army surrendering to the enemy, humiliated. Grim faces avoiding eye contact, parading behind their leader to an uncertain...

Neymar to start in unchanged Brazil team to face Costa Rica

Sports Desk: Neymar will start for Brazil in a mostly unchanged lineup against Costa Rica on Friday at the World Cup. Although Brazil coach Tite said...

Who’s in and who’s out at the World Cup

Sports Desk: Who's in, who's out and possible scenarios at the World Cup: GROUP A Russia and Uruguay have clinched berths in the round of 16, and...

Nadal sets up French Open meeting with old friend Gasquet

Sports Desk: One has become one of tennis' biggest stars, the other a perennial underachiever. When Rafael Nadal takes on Richard Gasquet in the third round...

Neymar left out of main Brazil team at World Cup camp

Sports Desk: After saying last week that he was not 100 percent healthy, Neymar was left out of Brazil's main team Thursday at its World...

Windies win Hurricane Relief T20 Challenge by 72 runs against World XI

Sports Desk: World champions West Indies showed their dominance with denying ICC World XI by huge 72 runs in the Hurricane Relief T20 Challenge under...

Tennis star Boris Becker and wife break up

Staff Reporter: Former German tennis star Boris Becker and his wife Lilly have separated. The German news agency dpa reported Tuesday that a Berlin lawyer for...