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  • Khawaja takes swipe at Aussie selection policy

    Usman Khawaja takes a swipe at Australian selectors after being dropped for Tests this year in India and Bangladesh, saying chopping and changing created instability in the team.

  • ODI series starts today

    Bangladesh A will take on Ireland A in the first one-day fixture of a five-match series at the Sheikh Kamal International Cricket Stadium in Cox's Bazar today.

  • Azam, Shadab steer Pak to win

    Babar Azam scored a successive hundred while Shadab Khan gave his career best bowling and batting performance to help Pakistan thump Sri Lanka

  • Saqlain hits out at PCB

    Former Pakistan off-spinner, Saqlain Mushtaq criticised country's cricket system which has denied him a chance to coach the senior

  • Hashim Amla and Quinton de Kock

    Proteas 'feeling sorry' for Bangladesh bowlers

    Proteas captain Faf Du Plessis admits that his team are feeling a bit sorry for Tigers’ bowlers.

  • Hillol fall to Indira Road

    Despite being bundled out for a meagre total of 143, Indira Road KC managed to register a sixty-run win over Hillol JS in the Women's Premier Division Cricket League at the BKSP in Savar yesterday.

  • Teams pushing for wins

    Teams began to push for results and displayed much more attacking intent on the third day of the fifth round of the 19th National Cricket League at venues across the country yesterday.

  • Little Mirpur

    Cries of 'Mushfiq! Mushfiq!', 'Bangladesh! Bangladesh!' and of course 'Bhua!, Bhua!', the whiff of biriyani behind the grass banks...



    Mushfiqur Rahim became the first Bangladesh batsman to score a century against South Africa in any format and led the Tigers to their

  • Shakib fastest to 5k runs, 200 scalps

    Shakib Al Hasan became the quickest to the double of 5,000 runs and 200 wickets during the first ODI against South Africa yesterday.

  • 'Bowling was disappointing'

    It was a match of two halves for Bangladesh yesterday. It started positively enough, with their best batting performance on tour so far,


    In the ninth over from Kagiso Rabada, Liton Das tried to drive and edged the ball to second slip, where Proteas skipper Faf du Plessis

  • Fizz likely out for rest of tour

    There is no end to the bad news for Bangladesh as the humiliating 10-wicket loss against South Africa in the first ODI yesterday was

  •  Mushfiqur Rahim and Nasir Hossain

    Mushy fires Tigers to 278

    Tigers reach 278 for seven in the first ODI against South Africa as Mushfiqur Rahim scores a magnificent century.

  • Shakib Al Hasan

    Shakib fastest to 5k runs, 200-wicket double

    Bangladesh's Shakib Al Hasan is the fastest to reach the double landmark of 5,000 ODI runs and 200 wickets.

  • Shakib Al Hasan

    'We want to play without fear'

    Bangladesh's premium all-rounder Shakib AL Hasan says that Tigers want to play without fear in the ODI series.

  • SA win by 10 wickets

    Bangladesh reach 278 from 50 overs for the loss of seven wickets against South Africa in the first ODI at Kimberley.

  • Sri Lanka reconsiders Pakistan tour decision

    Sri Lanka's cricket board is reconsidering plans to play a match against Pakistan in Lahore later this month after its players expressed security concerns.

  • 'Maturity impacted my batting'

    Batters continued their dominance on the second day of the fifth round of the 19th National Cricket League but Rangpur's Naeem

  • 'Expecting a different Bangladesh'

    The change in format has had a corresponding effect on South Africa skipper Faf du Plessis. It makes a huge difference that

  • Stokes utilises free time

    England's Ben Stokes -- whose Ashes hopes hang in the balance after he was arrested on suspicion of causing actual bodily harm -- was married on Saturday.

  • Bangladesh A ease to victory

    A clinical approach in all three departments helped Bangladesh A seal a five-wicket victory against Ireland A in their solitary unofficial four-day match at the Sylhet International Cricket stadium yesterday.

  • Mustafizur Rahman

    Fizz ruled out of first ODI

    The already daunting task facing Bangladesh in the three-match ODI series against South Africa starting today became much tougher

  • Mashrafe Bin Mortaza

    Mash targets positivity

    The return of Mashrafe Bin Mortaza, now limited to only ODI cricket, is a welcome one not just because of his experience and quality

  • ashrafe Bin Mortaza

    ‘Attack is the only option’

    On the eve of the first ODI against South Africa in Kimberley, skipper Mashrafe Bin Mortaza says that of all the tours Bangladesh have undergone so far this year, this one is the toughest.

  • Naeem’s maiden double

    Naeem Islam hit his maiden first-class double hundred at the Sheikh Abu Naser Stadium in Khulna today.

  • Bangladesh A beat Ireland A by 5 wickets

    The Bangladesh A team win the solitary unofficial four-day match against their Irish counterpart by five wickets at the Sylhet International Cricket stadium today.

  • Cricketer Nasir Hossain

    'We can win if we score over 300'

    Bangladesh ODI all-rounder Nasir Hossain says that a score of more than 300 on flat South African wickets is needed if they are to win matches in the upcoming ODI series

  • Babar ton hands Pak big win

    Babar Azam hit a brilliant century while Shoaib Malik hit a rapid fifty as Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by 83 runs in the first one-day

  • Test and ODI leagues agreed in principle

    The International Cricket Council (ICC) has given the green light for a nine-team Test league and a 13-team ODI league to give context to