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  • Nasir Jamshed

    Pakistan bans Jamshed for 12 months in fixing case

    Pakistan hands former opener Nasir Jamshed a one-year ban for failing to cooperate with investigators in a spot-fixing case that rocked the Pakistan Super League earlier this year.

  • Boult stunning catch

    Flying Boult takes stunning catch

    New Zealand paceman Trent Boult takes an exceptional catch off his own bowling.

  • West Indies in trouble after Taylor record

    A record-equalling 17th century by Ross Taylor had New Zealand closing in on a series sweep against the West Indies after day three of the second Test in Hamilton.

  • Kiwis take command

    New Zealand enjoyed a "fun" day out as Tim Southee and Trent Boult ensured they seized command on a rain-affected day two of the second Test against West Indies on Sunday.

  • 'Was Tamim the vice captain?'

    Among the many changes that the Bangladesh Cricket Board president Nazmul Hassan detailed after the BCB meeting in Mirpur yesterday, that one of them was not much remarked upon just shows the plight of the cricket vice-captain.

  • Nazmul Hassan

    Coaching structure to be changed?

    Although the big news surrounding Bangladesh cricket yesterday was the reappointment of Shakib Al Hasan as Test captain, Bangladesh Cricket Board president Nazmul Hassan hinted while talking of the captaincy that there will be other changes too.

  • SL end drought with India rout

    New captain Thisara Perera Sunday hailed Suranga Lakmal as Sri Lanka's premier fast bowler after he led the visitors to a seven-wicket win over India in the first one-day international.

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    BCB committees reshuffled

    Former Bangladesh national team captain Naimur Rahman Durjoy was appointed as chairman of the High Performance (HP) Committee by the Bangladesh Cricket Board, which announced the new standing committees after its recently-elected panel's second board meeting yesterday.

  • Shakib takes over in times of change

    When Shakib Al Hasan decided to give the Test leg of the South Africa tour a miss in August 2017, few would have guessed that the fallout from what eventually turned out to be a grim tour would have Shakib taking the reins of the Test captaincy for his second stint.


    No reason for any problems

  • Brendon McCullum and Johnson Charles

    To be continued

    There were chaotic scenes in the second qualifier game between Rangpur Riders and Comilla Victorians last night, after rain had earlier forced a stop to the game in the Bangladesh Premier League at the Sher-e-Bangla national stadium in Mirpur yesterday.

  • Shakib replaces Mushfiqur as Test captain

    The BCB announced that Mushfiqur Rahim has been replaced as Test captain by Shakib Al Hasan for the home series against Sri Lanka in January

  • England's booze issues no joke, says Lehmann

    Australia coach Darren Lehmann says England's latest alcohol-fuelled indiscretion is no laughing matter and his team are not relishing the tourists' misfortunes.

  • Phil Simmons coach-interview

    Had a good interview, says Simmons

    Phil Simmons suggests that his interview with the BCB (Bangladesh Cricket Board) for the Bangladesh cricket team’s head coach role went well.

  • Lakmal gifts Sri Lanka big ODI win over India

    Sri Lanka fast bowler Suranga Lakmal led an inspired pace attack to an emphatic seven-wicket win over India in the first one-day international in Dharamsala.

  • Trent Boult

    Southee, Boult dominate for N.Zealand as Windies stutter

    Tim Southee and Trent Boult take centre stage with bat and ball as New Zealand seize command on a rain-affected day two of the second Test against the West Indies in Hamilton.

  • Yuvraj Singh-Sachin Tendulkar

    Tendulkar, Yuvraj to attend Kohli-Anushka wedding

    Sachin Tendulkar and Yuvraj Singh are set to attend the wedding of India captain Virat Kohli and his girlfriend Anushka Sharma, report suggests.

  • Duckett dropped and suspended

    England's Ashes tour has been plunged into a fresh crisis with batsman Ben Duckett stood down from a tour game on Saturday and suspended following a new incident in a Perth bar.

  • Uncertainty reigns

    Many may be anticipating another Chris Gayle storm but there are concerns that weather may spoil today's Qualifier-2 of the Bangladesh

  • Mini-collapse dents Kiwis

    New Zealand drew positives from their batting collapse on day one of the second Test against the West Indies in Hamilton on Saturday, saying the signs looked good for their bowlers.

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    No coach, no problem

    Former West Indies head coach Phil Simmons arrived in Dhaka last night to give his presentation to the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) for the vacant post of head coach.

  • 'He had nothing more to give'

    It was a long day for the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) officials and also the media at the Radisson Blu Water Garden hotel in the capital where the centre of discussion was the Tigers head coach, both the outgoing one and incoming one.

  • ‘They are confident of playing the next series without a coach’

    Bangladesh cricket Board (BCB) president Nazmul Hassan informs the media that he sat down with the three captains of the Bangladesh cricket team to discuss the issue of coach appointment.

  • Hathurusingha arriving today

    Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) made it official yesterday that Chandika Hathurusingha had become their new head coach with a view to ending the island nation's crisis in international cricket.

  • Dynamites romp into final

    A clinical Dhaka Dynamites outplayed Comilla Victorians to clinch a comprehensive 95-run win yesterday in the first Qualifier at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium to reach a second consecutive Bangladesh Premier League final.

  • Gayle storm sinks Titans

    The chill in the air and the overcast conditions cannot be felt when the best and most entertaining batsman in T20 cricket starts to


    We all know the Gayle Storm

  • Simmons to pitch BCB on Saturday

    Former West Indies head coach Phil Simmons will arrive in Dhaka on Saturday to give a presentation to the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) for the vacant post of head coach.

  • SLC confirms Hathurusingha appointment

    Sri Lanka Cricket appoints Chandika Hathurusingha as Sri Lanka's head coach.

  • Chris Gayle

    Gayle storm blows away Khulna Titans

    Gayle tremendous knock of 126 from just 51 deliveries takes Rangpur Riders past Khulna Titans.