• Bangladesh win their first ever ODI series against Pakistan

    April 19, 2015, 9:16 pm , By Web Monitoring Desk

    Mirpur- Tamim Iqbal hammered his second consecutive century as Bangladesh clinched their first-ever series win over Pakistan with a commanding performance in the second ODI. Tamim and Mushfiqur Rahim - who both scored centuries in the first ODI - once again tormented Pakistan's below-par bowling attack, but the biggest factor in Bangladesh's win ...

  • Petra Kvitova helps Czechs reach Fed Cup final

    April 19, 2015, 7:28 pm , By Reuters

    PARIS- Holders Czech Republic reached their second consecutive Fed Cup final when Petra Kvitova beat Caroline Garcia 6-4 6-4 to give her team an unassailable 3-0 lead over France today. The Czech will face either Russia or Germany in the Nov 14-15 final. Lucie Safarova earned the first Czech point by beating Garcia 4-6 7-6(1) 6-1 on Saturday after ...

  • Bangladesh asked to chase 239 by Pakistan

    April 19, 2015, 5:40 pm , By Web Monitoring Desk

    Mirpur- Saad Nasim's maiden ODI half-century and a late blitz from Wahab Riaz lifted Pakistan to a fighting total after Bangladesh had reduced them to 77 for 5. Nasim, who had made a duck on his debut on Friday, scored an unbeaten 96-ball 77, and rebuilt Pakistan's innings with a 77-run sixth-wicket partnership with Haris Sohail before finishing ...