Ban v SL

Bangladesh's Mustafizur Rahman, center, celebrate with his teammates Imrul Kayes, and Mehidy Hasan

Mustafizur Rahman, the only bowler to impress on a dull day

On a dull day, Mustafizur Rahman has been the only Bangladeshi bowler who bowled with enough intent. Dhananjaya de Silva 173 Kusal Mendis 196 Roshen Silva not out 87 Sri Lanka 504 for 3 at stumps Yes, this has been...
Sri Lanka cricketer Karunaratne

Is Karunaratne becoming the inconsistent Guptill of Sri Lanka’s Test team?

"Sri Lanka will bat again in the ongoing Chittagong Test and it is about time Karunaratne steps up and justified his talent up the order". They are two different players from two separate countries. One is a right-handed batsman, whereas,...
Bangladesh's captain Mahmudullah acknowledges the crowed after scoring fifty

Tamim, Mominul, Mushfiq and Sunzamul, but you have forgotten Mahmudullah Riyad

Mahmudullah Riyad played yet another gem of a knock to arrest a collapse and helped Bangladesh to get past 500 runs, but his efforts might be forgotten this time as well.   Mirpur, 2012 - Resolve at the bottom, but...
Sri Lanka v Bangladesh

Jolly bash on Bangladesh’s wishful wicket

Bangladesh enjoyed a great day with the bat on a track which they wished during the final of Tr-series. It was a jolly bash on their wishful wicket... Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) sought an explanation from Sri Lankan curator Gamini...


Real Madrid are the champions of Champions League

It felt like one of those old flicks they show on Saturday afternoons in which the gang successfully gets together for one final, big heist. Except, even without Mbappe, you suspect this won't be their last -- not when there's a guy like Ancelotti, one of the few men who can pull off the cardigan-cigar-shades combination and lead a team in transition to a league and cup double. Not with young guns - Vinicius, Valverde, Eduardo Camavinga, Rodrygo - already with the "big one" under their belt. Not with Courtois, in the prime of his career, staking a claim as the world's No. 1 between the posts and getting a few things off his chest. ("We showed again who is the King of Europe.")

14 for Real Madrid