Fakir Alamgir no more

July 24, 2021

Legendary singer and freedom fighter Fakir Alamgir passed away at 10:56pm on Friday in the capital’s United Hospital. He had been suffering from Covid-19, and was 71 years old at the time of passing. He had also suffered from a heart attack at around 10:00pm while in ventilation at the Covid unit.
Fakir Alamgir was one of the leading exponents of Gono Sangeet — the songs of the masses — in the country. Synonymous Read more

Tigers win big in Mahmudullah’s ‘final Test’

July 12, 2021

Match analysis
Tigers win big in Mahmudullah’s ‘final Test’
Off-spinner Mehedi Hasan Miraz took the best match figures for a Bangladesh bowler overseas to help dismiss Zimbabwe for 256 and see his side to a 220-run win on the fifth day of the only Test at the Harare Sports Club on Sunday. Zimbabwe had been set an imposing target of 477 for the win, and made a good start by reaching 110 for one, before the wicket of the experienced Brendan Taylor Read more

Argentina crowned Copa America

July 11, 2021

Ángel Di María scored the only goal of the match
Argentina beat Brazil 1 to 0 and was crowned champion of the Copa America at the Maracana stadium. After 28 years of frustrations and droughts of trophy, the Argentine National Team achieved a higher level title with a superb 1-0 victory over Brazil at the Maracana stadium, to win the fifteenthCopa América in its history.
The only goal of the match was made by Ángel Di María. The Read more