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Kohli downbeat despite smashing IPL run record

AFP, New Delhi :Virat Kohli smashed 92 off 62 balls to become the highest run-scorer in Indian Premier League history but his efforts could not halt Royal Challengers Bangalore's slump

BCB cuts central contract from 16 to 10

As expected Bangladesh Cricket Board in a stern action have decided to cut number of central contracts to ten, from 16 in BCB board meeting on Wednesday.Sixteen players for their

South Zone suffer batting collapse

South Zone suffer batting collapse

Prime Bank South Zone suffered batting collapse as they were dismissed for 191 against Walton Central Zone on the first day of the fifth round of four-day Bangladesh Cricket League

Pothas quits as Sri Lanka fielding coach

Pothas quits as Sri Lanka fielding coach

AFP, Colombo :South African Nic Pothas has ended his coaching contract with Sri Lanka to spend time with his young family, the island nation's cricket board said Tuesday.The 44-year-old joined

North Zone 204 for 5 on day one in BCL

Rain hampered part of the first day's play as BCB North Zone in the remaining time scored 204 for 5 against Islami Bank East Zone in the fifth round of

Cricket Australia secures $918 million for broadcast rights

AFP, Sydney :Pay-TV company Foxtel and the free-to-air Seven Network on Friday won a bidding war for television and digital cricket rights in Australia, signing a deal worth almost

North Zone suffer batting jolt on day 3

Despite Mushfiqur Rahim's polish unbeaten century, BCB North Zone did not come out of troubled water as they were reeling at 286 for 7 in their first innings in reply

South Zone take huge lead on day 3

South Zone batsmen shone as they have mustered 245-run overall lead over Islami Bank East Zone after the third day's play of fourth round four-day Bangladesh Cricket League held on

Tigress' preparation camp starts today

The preparation camp of the Bangladesh women's cricket team for the tour of South Africa begins today (Friday) in Sylhet.The Tigress moved to Sylhet today to join the camp which

Snake threats, shoe-throwing force IPL team out of Chennai

AFP, New Delhi :Protest-hit Chennai Super Kings were Thursday ordered to play all their remaining Indian Premier League (IPL) home games 1,200 kilometres away in Pune after players had shoes

East Zone trailing by 308 runs against South Zone

Islami Bank East Zone were trailing by 308 runs in the first innings against Prime Bank South Zone after the 2nd day of the four-day 4th round match of the

Shakib-Fizz set for IPL face-off today

Bangladesh's Test and T20I captain Shakib Al Hasan and promising fast bowler Mustafizur Rahman may take the field on opposing sides in the 7th match of the Indian Premier League

England women dominate Wisden awards

The England women's trio of Heather Knight, Natalie Sciver and Anya Shrubsole have all been selected among Wisden's Five Cricketers of the Year in a landmark move by the sport's

Central Zone finish 1st innings on 529 against North Zone

Walton Central Zone finished the first inning with 529 runs against BCB North Zone on the 2nd day in the 4th round of the four-day Bangladesh Cricket League (BCL) at

Asia Cup shifted to UAE over India-Pakistan cricket row

AFP, Kuala Lumpur :Cricket's Asia Cup has been moved from India to the United Arab Emirates over Pakistan's refusal to cross the border, as relations simmer between the arch rivals,

BCB to review 2nd Division ban

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) may review its decision to punish Fear Fighters Club and Lalmatia Club, their players, coach and manager, after they admitted losing in Dhaka Second Division Cricket

Shakib shines with cherry in IPL

Sports Reporter :World-class all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan shone with the cherry for Sunrisers Hyderabad against Rajasthan Riyals in their first match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Rajib

Central Zone 249/3 at stumps against North Zone

Centurion Shadman Islam shared 200 runs with Saif Hassan in the opening stand partnership, which helped Walton Central Zone to score 249/3 in 90 overs, at stumps, after the first

South Zone score 299 for 7 against East Zone

A brilliant century by veteran all-rounder Tushar Imran guided Prime Bank South Zone to score 299 for 7 in 87.1 overs against Islami Bank East Zone on the first day

Nasir likely to stay out from ground for six months

Bangladesh national cricket team spin all-rounder Nasir Hossain was likely to stay out of ground for the next six months due to his knee injury."There is no alternative of surgery

Tigress' preparation camp to start Thursday

The preparation camp of the Bangladesh women's cricket team for the tour of South Africa will be held from April 12 in Sylhet.The following cricketers have been picked up for

BCL continue with 4th round today

The sixth edition of the longer version four-day Bangladesh Cricket League (BCL) will continue with round four schedule to begin today (Tuesday) at two separate venues across the country.On the

Nasir likely to miss BCL assignment due to injury

Bangladesh national cricket team spin all-rounder Nasir Hossain suffered injury on his right knee during practice session in Mirpur on Monday.Bangladesh Cricket Board physio Dr Debashish Chowdhury said, "It seemed

Dhaka Metro School Cricket advance to final

Kadamtola Purbo Bashabo School & College and Glory School & College reached the final of the Dhaka Metropolis phase of the Prime Bank National School Cricket Tournament eliminating their rivals

Sylhet Princes clinch Rupali Bank 1st Int'l Women's Cricket title

UNB, Lalmonirhat :Sylhet Princes Club emerged champions in the Rupali Bank 1st International Women's Cricket Tournament with a stunning eight-wicket victory against Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Protishtan (BKSP) in the final

Taskin not satisfied with his performance in DPDCL

Pacer Taskin Ahmed is not satisfied with his performance in the outgoing Walton Dhaka Premier Division Cricket League (DPDCL). Taskin bagged 16 wickets playing nine matches. His expectation was that

Pakistan firmly on road to cricket revival, says PCB

AFP, Karachi :Pakistan's cricket chiefs hope the country can host a full series by 2020, after a successful tour by the West Indies sparked hopes of an international revival.The three-match

Familiar names return as IPL turns back the clock for season 11

Familiar names return as IPL turns back the clock for season 11

Agency :The more things change, the more we're likely to experience some measure of déjà vu. A decade ago, when Lalit Modi - whose name is now mud in

Cricket Australia defends role in crisis, announces player review

AFP, Brisbane :Australia top cricket chiefs Friday ruled out stepping down after a ball-tampering scandal that shocked the nation, saying it was "not the time for a witch-hunt" as

Abahani lift 19th Premier title in style

Title aspirants Abahani Limited saw their batsmen hits impressive form as they romped home in a grand style by 94 runs against Legends of Rupganj to lift the coveted 19th