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Bangladesh cricketers pay glowing tribute to legend Maradona

Bangladesh cricketers pay glowing tribute to legend Maradona

BSS, Dhaka  :Like the whole world, the Bangladesh cricketers are also shocked at the death of legendary footballer Diego Maradona, who died of cardiac arrest on Wednesday at the

Easy win for Minister Group Rajshahi

Easy win for Minister Group Rajshahi

Sports Reporter :Minister Group Rajshahi recorded an easy six-wicket win over Gemcon Khulna in their second match of the Bangabandhu T20 Cup Cricket at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium

Khulna, Rajshahi eying to keep up winning spree

Khulna, Rajshahi eying to keep up winning spree

BSS, Dhaka :After winning their first match in almost similar fashion, both Gemcon Khulna and Minister Group Rajshahi are eying to keep up their winning spree in the Bangabandhu

Russell Domingo in city

Russell Domingo in city

Sports Reporter :Head Coach of Bangladesh Cricket team Russell Domingo arrived in the city on Wednesday to watch the Bangabandhu T20 Cup Cricket. The five-team gala cricket competition is

New Zealand's Barclay elected ICC chairman

AFP, Paris :Greg Barclay has been named the new independent chair of the International Cricket Council, beating Imran Khwaja to succeed Shashank Manohar, the sport's governing body announced Tuesday.The

England to play four Tests in India: Ganguly

England to play four Tests in India: Ganguly

AFP, New Delhi :India will host England for four Tests in early 2021 in what could become the key clashes in deciding who reaches the world Test championship final.Sourav

Bangabandhu T20 Cup Minister Group Rajshahi win a thriller

Bangabandhu T20 Cup Minister Group Rajshahi win a thriller

Sports Reporter :Minister Group Rajshahi  registered a thrilling two-run win over Beximco Dhaka in their inaugural match of the Bangabandhu T20 Cup Cricket at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in

Eriksen set for Inter Milan exit as dream Italy move turns sour

Eriksen set for Inter Milan exit as dream Italy move turns sour

AFP, Milan  :Christian Eriksen's dream move to Inter Milan looks over with the former Tottenham Hotspur playmaker requesting to leave the Italian giants after just 10 months.The Danish international arrived

Refreshed Taylor eyeing 2023 World Cup

Refreshed Taylor eyeing 2023 World Cup

Ross Taylor is on the cusp of making history as New Zealand return to international action, eight months after they last played. The Covid-19 pandemic brought an early end to

India's 'fabulous five' can overcome pink-ball inexperience: Shastri

India's 'fabulous five' can overcome pink-ball inexperience: Shastri

India coach Ravi Shastri acknowledged his team lack Australia's pink-ball experience but is convinced their "fabulous five" pacemen can bowl the tourists to a second successive Test series victory Down

Annoying to lose Test series against India: Paine

Annoying to lose Test series against India: Paine

Red-ball captain Tim Paine has admitted the "annoying" Test series defeat to India still "grinds" him, adding that Australia now has a better all-round side which is pumped up to

Bangabandhu T20 Cup kicks off today

Bangabandhu T20 Cup kicks off today

BSS, Dhaka :Cricketer frenzy hits the fever pitch once again with the much-anticipated Bangabandhu T20 Cup, a five-team tournament, which rolls onto the ground today.Beximco Dhaka will take on

Pakistan ready to host top cricketing nations in 2021

Pakistan ready to host top cricketing nations in 2021

AP, Islamabad :After nearly a decade of hosting no home test matches due to a terrorist attack on a rival team's bus in 2009, Pakistan Cricket Board says it's

Aussie spinner Lyon targeting 500 Test wickets

Aussie spinner Lyon targeting 500 Test wickets

AFP, Sydney :Australian off-spinner Nathan Lyon has lofty plans to join a select few greats to snare 500 Test wickets, with India the next team in his sights.Lyon, who

BCB mulling to reduce one Test from West Indies series

The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) is mulling to deduct one Test from the West Indies series after the visitors made a request to shorten the tour, considering to stay inside

ICC announces qualification process for 2022 Commonwealth Games

With women's cricket set to be part of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games, the International Cricket Council (ICC) and the Commonwealth Games Federation announced the qualification process for cricket on

BCB gives gunman for Shakib

BCB gives gunman for Shakib

Sports Reporter :The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has given a gunman crickter Shakib Al Hasan. He arrived at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium (SBNCS) at the city's Mirpur on Wednesday

England cricket tour to Pakistan called off

England's first cricket tour of Pakistan in over 15 years, due to take place early in 2021, will not go ahead, according to British media reports.The BBC and the Press

Mahmudullah named as Gemcon Khulna captain

Mahmudullah named as Gemcon Khulna captain

Gemcon Khulna, the team of the Bangabandhu T20 Cup appointed Mahmudullah Riyad as their captain.Mahmudullah was named as the captain despite Gemcon Khulna also having Shakib Al Hasan in their

Shakib won’t be included in Big Bash this time

Shakib won’t be included in Big Bash this time

The Cricket Australia (CA) denied to include Shakib Al Hasan in the Big Bash League (BBL) after a club moved to rope him in.The Bangladeshi ace allrounder has recently completed

Black Caps skipper rested for West Indies T20s

Black Caps skipper rested for West Indies T20s

AFP, Wellington :New Zealand captain Kane Williamson and pace spearhead Trent Boult will miss the upcoming Twenty20 series against the West Indies to concentrate on Test matches, selectors said Tuesday.However,

BCB won’t allow spectators in Bangabandhu T20 Cup

BCB won’t allow spectators in Bangabandhu T20 Cup

Sports Reporter :The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) will not allow spectators at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium (SBNCS) during the ensuing Bangabandhu T20 Cup Cricket as BCB thinks the

Bangabandhu T20 Cup to kick-off on Nov 24

Bangabandhu T20 Cup to kick-off on Nov 24

BSS, Dhaka :The much-anticipated Bangabandhu T20 Cup Cricket to mark the birth centenary of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman will start on November 24.The Bangladesh

IPL-winning Indian cricketer held over gold watches

IPL-winning Indian cricketer held over gold watches

AFP, Mumbai :Two days after winning the Indian Premier League with the Mumbai Indians, cricketer Krunal Pandya was stopped by airport customs for carrying gold and luxury watches, media

Players’s list of five teams of Bangabandhu T20 Cup

After the players' draft held in a local hotel in the city on Thursday, five teams confirmed the services of 16 players for the upcoming Bangabandhu T20 Cup.Representatives of the

Dhaka recruit Mushfiqur, Khulna rope in Shakib, Mahmudullah

Dhaka recruit Mushfiqur, Khulna rope in Shakib, Mahmudullah

Gemcon Khulna got lucky to confirm the services of two players of Grade A, when they recruited ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan and Mahmudullah Riyad through a lottery system in

Pakistan focus on new talent for upcoming New Zealand tour

AFP, Lahore :Pakistan will focus on up-and- coming talent for next month's New Zealand tour, the chief selector said Wednesday, dropping three big names from the 35-strong squad after lackluster

Player draft for Bangabandhu T20 Cup to be held today

The Player Draft of the Bangabandhu T20 Cup will be held today at a local hotel in the city.The Draft programme will start at 12 noon. There are 157 cricketers

Babar replaces Azhar as Pakistan Test skipper

Babar replaces Azhar as Pakistan Test skipper

AFP, Karachi :The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) announced on Tuesday Babar Azam will replace the under-pressure Azhar Ali as Test captain in the two-match series in New Zealand starting next

Shakib makes highest score in beep test

Shakib makes highest score in beep test

Sports Reporter :World's best ODI all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan made highest score in beep test (one kind of fitness test) on Wednesday. Shakib scored 13.7 points. Shakib Al Hasan was