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My focus now on cricket, not politics: Mashrafe

GBnews 24 desk// Bangladesh one-day captain Mashrafe Bin Mortaza talking for the first time to media after joining politics said on Tuesday he is focused on his game instead of paying all attention to politics. The Bangladesh one-day…

Ada Hegerberg wins first women’s Ballon d’Or

GBnews 24 desk// Lyon's Ada Hegerberg has been crowned the first winner of the women's Ballon d'Or. The Norwegian striker, 23, helped Lyon claim the French league title and Champions League trophy, scoring in the final as they beat…

Ballon d’Or 2018 – all the nominees

GBnews 24 desk// All the nominees for the 2018 Ballon d'Or, ahead of Monday's ceremony in Paris: - The 30 nominees for the men's prize - Goalkeepers Alisson Becker (Roma/Liverpool/BRA), Thibaut Courtois (Chelsea/Real Madrid/BEL),…

Bangladesh whitewash West Indies 2-0

GBnews 24 desk// Bangladesh thrashed West Indies by an innings and 184 to complete whitewash by 2-0 on day three in the second and final Test at the home of cricket Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium at Mirpur today. West Indies…

Tamim eyes comeback during ODI series against Windies

GBnews 24 desk// Tamim Iqbal, the Bangladesh opener, indicated on Saturday that he is likely to make his international return during the upcoming ODI series against the Windies. Tamim, who sustained a fractured wrist that cut short…

Argentina humiliated by ‘Copa Conquistadores’ final

GBnews 24 desk// The first ever Copa Libertadores final between Argentina's two most popular clubs was supposed to be the "match of the century" and a football festival that would propel the country back into the spotlight following yet…

Juventus beats Valencia 1-0 to progress to round of 16

GBnews 24 desk// Cristiano Ronaldo set up Mario Mandzukic for the winning goal as Juventus secured a spot in Champions League knockout stage with a 1-0 win over Valencia on Tuesday. Ronaldo got away from his marker with some quick…

Steve Smith joins Comilla Victorians

GBnews 24 desk// Bangladesh Premier League franchise Comilla Victorians have signed Australian Steve Smith for the upcoming edition of the tournament, scheduled to start from January 5. "We have signed him and hopefully he will be…

WWT20: Australia thrash England to clinch fourth title

GB news 24 desk// Australia completed an emphatic eight-wicket win over England to secure their fourth Women's World Twenty20 title. England, bidding to become double world champions, were bowled out for 105 with two balls remaining…