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Zimbabwe cricket team arrives in city

The Zimbabwe national cricket team arrived here last morning to play a bilateral series involving three ODIs and two Tests series against their Bangladesh counterpart.The Southern African nation will start

Bangladesh don't have 11 international standard players : Nazmul Abedeen

Bangladesh may have the stalwarts like Mashrafe, Shakib, Tamim, Mushfiqur and Mahmudullah in their ranks, but it is a common apprehension within the country's cricket fraternity whether their vacuum could

Yet to become a big player: Liton

Liton Das didn't get the best of starts when he had started his international career with Bangladesh national cricket team. There never was any question regarding his talent, but the

ICC WC Trophy to arrive in Bangladesh today

ICC WC Trophy to arrive in Bangladesh today

ICC World Cup (WC) Trophy will arrive in Bangladesh today as part of its worldwide 'Trophy Tour' ahead of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 scheduled to be held in England.The

Coach of Bangladesh National Cricket team Courtney Walsh (right) talking to pacer Masheafe Bin Mortaza during the practice session of Bangladesh National Cricket team at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in the city's Mirpur on Tuesday.

Coach of Bangladesh National Cricket team Courtney Walsh (right) talking to pacer Masheafe Bin Mortaza during the practice session of Bangladesh National Cricket team at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in the city's Mirpur on Tuesday.

Duminy ruled out of South Africa's Australia tour

South African batsman JP Duminy has been ruled out of South Africa's limited overs tour of Australia, starting later this month, because of a shoulder injury. He is the second

Australia target first Asia series win since 2011 - Paine

Australian skipper Tim Paine vowed his team would do its utmost to win the second Test against Pakistan starting in Abu Dhabi from Tuesday for a first series win in

Hazratullah Zazai smashes six 6s in an over in APL

Hazratullah Zazai smashes six 6s in an over in APL

Hazratullah Zazai became the first Afghanistan batsman to smash six 6s in an over. The Kabul Zwanan batsman registered the rare feat against Abdullah Mazari in the fourth over of

Jayasuriya charged under anti-corruption code

Jayasuriya charged under anti-corruption code

Dashing former Sri Lankan batsman and ex-chief selector Sanath Jayasuriya has been charged for not cooperating with a match-fixing probe and concealing information, the International Cricket Council said Monday."The International

Finger injury rules Amla out of short Australian tour

Finger injury rules Amla out of short Australian tour

Opening batsman Hashim Amla will continue to be absent from the South African squad as the veteran is yet to recover completely from his finger injury. South Africa are set

India ready to unleash 'fearless' Shaw, Pant on Australia

India ready to unleash 'fearless' Shaw, Pant on Australia

"Fearless" young batting stars Prithvi Shaw and Rishabh Pant will be India's special weapons during their upcoming tour of Australia, according to captain Virat Kohli.Hailing the roles of 18-year-old Shaw

2019 World Cup will be my last: Malinga

Lasith Malinga, who was the star performer of the day for Sri Lanka with a fifer has informed that 2019 World Cup will be his last World Cup if he

Imrul Kayes during the practice session of Bangladesh National Cricket team at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in the city's Mirpur on Sunday.

Imrul Kayes during the practice session of Bangladesh National Cricket team at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in the city's Mirpur on Sunday.

Sarfraz Ahmed faces questions over 2nd Test tactics, team composition

Sarfraz Ahmed faces questions over 2nd Test tactics, team composition

Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed faces some searching questions to answer for the second Test against Australia over his bowling attack and batting lineup after Tim Paine's side produced a battling

Rajshahi Kings sign Jonker and Qais

Rajshahi Kings sign Jonker and Qais

For the upcoming season of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL), Rajshahi Kings have signed South African batsman Chrisitaan Jonker and teenage Afghan bowler Qais Ahmed.On Saturday, Rajshahi Kings confirmed the

Umesh Yadav sets up India for 10-wicket win over Windies in 2nd Test

Umesh Yadav sets up India for 10-wicket win over Windies in 2nd Test

On the back of excellent bowling effort from seamer Umesh Yadav, India defeated West Indies by 10 wickets in the 2nd Test in Hyderabad on Sunday. The right-arm seamer picked

3rd round of NCL begins today

The third-round of four-day 20th National Cricket League (NCL) begins today (Monday) at four separate venues across the country. In the tier -1 matches, host Barishal Division will take on

Pant, Rahane give India control in second West Indies Test

Pant, Rahane give India control in second West Indies Test

AFP, Hyderabad :Ajinkya Rahane and Rishabh Pant hit unbeaten half-centuries to hand India the advantage against West Indies on day two of the second Test in Hyderabad on Saturday.The

England beat Sri Lanka on DLS Method after rain halts 2nd ODI

Agency :England were awarded victory in the second one-day international against Sri Lanka on a faster run rate Saturday after play was halted by heavy rain.The tourists scored 278-9,

Paterson leads South Africa to six-wicket win over Zimbabwe

Agency :Fast bowler Dane Paterson was named man of the match but said the award could have been shared by all South Africa's bowlers as the hosts clinched a

BCB announces squad for Zimbabwe ODI series

BCB announces squad for Zimbabwe ODI series

Sports Reporter :The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) announced on Thursday the 15-member Bangladesh squad for the upcoming three-match One Day International (ODI) series against Zimbabwe.Bangladesh will take on Zimbabwe

BCCI names unchanged 12-man squad for 2nd Test

Agency :Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI)  announced on Thursday an unchanged 12-man squad for the Hyderabad Test against Windies which will be final one of the

Gayle will definitely play in 2019 World Cup: Holder

Gayle will definitely play in 2019 World Cup: Holder

Agency :Chris Gayle, the master West Indian batsman has preferred to play in the Afghanistan Premier League over One Day International series against India.But on Wednesday, West Indian captain

First England ODI in Lanka washed out

AFP, Dambulla :England's first one-day international in Sri Lanka was abandoned on Wednesday after several hours of monsoon rain in Dambulla.The visitors, put into bat after Sri Lanka's new

Bangladesh leave out Sharmin Sultana from World T20 squad

There were no great surprises as Bangladesh Cricket Board announced their 15-member squad on Tuesday (October 9) for the upcoming Women's World T20. With the exception of Sharmin Sultana, who

Hales finally 'coming' to Bangladesh

Hales finally 'coming' to Bangladesh

England batsman Alex Hales is going to feature for the Rangpur Riders in the upcoming sixth edition of the country's biggest franchise based T20 tournament Bangladesh Premier League (BPL). Rangpur

England look for World Cup boost against struggling Sri Lanka

In-form England will look to maintain their one-day momentum ahead of next year's World Cup when they take on a Sri Lanka side in disarray in the first of a

Currently 14-15 players are injured : Akram

Ahead of the series against Zimbabwe, Bangladesh are currently suffering with the situation of the players as most of the senior cricketers are injured and ruled out of the series.The

Indian skipper Virat Kohli frustrated with ICC's new water break rule

Indian skipper Virat Kohli frustrated with ICC's new water break rule

Team India might not have tasted their best result in England but they made sure to get the job done at home against Windies as they comprehensively thrash Windies by

I'm ready to take the challenge of captaincy: Mahmudullah

I'm ready to take the challenge of captaincy: Mahmudullah

Agency :Bangladesh Test and T20I captain Shakib Al Hasan ruled out from any field action for next three months on account of finger injury. Like before, middle order batsman Mahmudullah