Canada's Adam Hadwin 3 shots back at Desert Classic

Canada's Adam Hadwin shot a 6-under 66 Friday to remain near the top of the leaderboard at the Desert Classic.Hadwin, from Moose Jaw, Sask., and Steve Marino were 13 under, three back of leader Phil Mickelson. Hadwin had a 66 at La Quinta, the course where he shot 59 two years ago. Marino had a hole-in-one in a 65,…

Short Corner

Ansar register 19th title Bangladesh Ansar retained the National Women's Handball Championship title by notching a hard-fought 29-28 point win over BJMC in the final of the Exim Bank sponsored tournament at the Shaheed Captain M Mansur Ali Handball Stadium in Paltan yesterday. Ansar initially managed a slim 14-13 point lead over BJMC which they…

Shakib roars against Sylhet

Skipper Shakib Al Hasan's all-round performance helped Dhaka Dynamites return to winning ways as they recorded a six-wicket win over Sylhet Sixers in yesterday's first Bangladesh Premier League game at the Sylhet International Stadium. After bagging two wickets for just 34 runs from four overs, the champion cricketer struck his first fifty of the sixth…

Chahal, Dhoni script India's ODI series victory in Australia

Former captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni scored his third successive half century to guide India to a seven-wicket victory in the series-deciding third one-day international against Australia at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Friday. Dhoni, who was dropped twice in his innings and could have been run out too, made 87 not out as he combined…