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Bangladesh seal the 3-match ODI series 2-1

GBnews 24 desk// Bangladesh won the ODI series 2-1 beating West Indies by 8 wickets in the final ODI of three-match series at Sylhet International Cricket Stadium on Friday. Tigers chased down the 199-run target in 38.3 overs with 8…

Perth will suit Australia more than India: Ponting

GBnews 24 desk// Former Australian skipper Ricky Ponting believes that Perth, where the second Test is set to take place, will suit Australia more than visitors India despite the hosts losing the first Test by 31 runs. India hold a…

Bangladesh beat Windies by 5 wtks to take 1-0 lead

GBnews 24 desk// Bangladesh beat West Indies by 5 wickets in the first ODI at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium at Mirpur on Sunday to take 1-0 lead in the three-match series. Bangladesh chased down the 196-run target in just…

Pakistan recall Amir for SA Test series

GBnews 24 desk// Pakistan selectors Friday recalled fast bowler Mohammad Amir in the 16-member squad for the three-match Test tour of South Africa starting later this month. Sarfraz Ahmed will lead the side, which opens the tour…

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),…