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Ashraful eyes Bangladesh comeback as ban ends

Ashraful eyes Bangladesh comeback as ban ends

Former Bangladesh captain Mohammad Ashraful said Monday that has set his sights on a comeback with the national side after his five-year ban for match-fixing ended."I am feeling really nice

Kohli says India 'should be better' after Lord's debacle

Virat Kohli said India should be "better than that" after an innings and 159-run hammering by England in the second Test at Lord's on Sunday.The heaviest defeat of Kohli's reign

Root hails 'special commodity' Anderson as England go 2-0 up against India

Joe Root said James Anderson was a "special commodity" who should be enjoyed for as long as possible after England's leading all-time Test wicket-taker showed his class yet again in

Sri Lanka vs South Africa: Teams look to end ODI series on a high

South Africa have won the series already, but will want to make a statement following the loss in the fourth ODI. Sri Lanka, meanwhile, will be looking to continue their

Bangladesh A draw 2-2 with Ireland A in ODI series

Bangladesh 'A' conceded an eight-wicket defeat against host Ireland 'A' in the series decider fifth unofficial ODI at Clontarf Cricket Club Ground in Dublinon Fridayto see a evenly-contested 2-2 draw.

Pakistani cricketer gets ban extended to four years

Xinhua, Islamabad :A Pakistani independent judge extended on Friday a ban on cricketer Shahzaib Hasan to four years over his involvement in the infamous spot-fixing scandal that rocked the second

Russell hits 121 & takes hat-trick in sensational CPL captaincy debut

Andre Russell had one of those days that cricketers everywhere dream of - a hat-trick and a century in the same match, and on his captaincy debut that too.Russell almost

Bangladesh A register victory over Ireland A in 4th ODI

Skipper Mominul Haque hit his career's best ton as Bangladesh A team registered a comfortable 85-run victory over host Ireland A team in the 4th unofficial ODI on Wednesday at

Bangladesh cricket team return home

Bangladesh national cricket team, led by its proud captain and world famed all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan, returned home on Thursday morning after a successful tour in the West Indies and

Shakib might skip Asia Cup for surgery

Shakib might skip Asia Cup for surgery

Ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan, who returned home from West Indies on Thursday with his team, hinted that he might skip the Asia Cup in the United Arab Emirates in

Mominul hits 182 runs against Ireland A

Mominul hits 182 runs against Ireland A

Out of the short format cricket, Mominul Haque has long been called 'Test specialist'. The last one-day match in the 2015 World Cup The 'A' team is in the red

BCB mourns at passing away of Afzalur Rahman Sinha

BCB mourns at passing away of Afzalur Rahman Sinha

The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) expressed deep sadness at the passing away of its board member Afzalur Rahman Sinha who breathed his last at the Gleneagles Global Hospital in Chennai,

Commonwealth SG favours for introduction of Commonwealth Cricket League

Visiting Commonwealth Secretary General (SG) Patricia Scotland QC on Thursday favoured for introduction of the Commonwealth Cricket League and formation of the Commonwealth Cricket Club for further development of the

Sri Lanka end losing streak against South Africa in tense clash

AFP, Pallekele :Suranga Lakmal took three key wickets in a tense encounter Wednesday cut short by rain to guide Sri Lanka to their first one-day win over South Africa in

Tigers to return home today

The Bangladesh national cricket team will return home today (Thursday) following their victories in both the three-match ODI and T20I series against host West Indies.The Tigers are expected to reach

Indo-Pak match in Asia Cup 2018 likely to be rescheduled

The high voltage India-Pakistan contest in the forthcoming Asia Cup 2018 is likely to be held in a rescheduled date on demand of BCCI. The Board of Control for Cricket

Bangladesh find ways in T20 cricket: Chief Selector

Bangladesh find ways in T20 cricket: Chief Selector

Chief Selector Minhajul Abedin Nannu, on Wednesday, talked about the Caribbean success story of Bangladesh, said he is contented watching Shakib Al Hasan and Liton Kumar Das batting fluently in

New-look England try to do without Stokes in 2nd India Test

England will be without Ben Stokes while India could make changes too for the second Test at Lord's on Thursday.Stokes played a starring role in England's 31-run win in the

Ball tampering threatens 'cricket's DNA', says global ICC boss

Global cricket boss David Richardson declared that ball tampering and bad behaviour threatened "cricket's DNA" and would not be tolerated by fans in the wake of the Australia cheating scandal.The

Du Plessis ruled out of Sri Lanka tour with shoulder injury

Du Plessis ruled out of Sri Lanka tour with shoulder injury

South Africa captain Faf du Plessis has been ruled out of the remainder of the tour of Sri Lanka due to a shoulder injury. Du Plessis suffered the injury during

Bangladesh A face Ireland A in 4th one-day today

Bangladesh A team face their Irish counterpart in the fourth one-day of the five-match series scheduled to be held today (Wednesday) in Dublin, Ireland. The match will kick off at

Shakib, Tamim move up ranking up after T20I series victory

Bangladesh T20 skipper Shakib Al Hasan (103 runs) and Tamim Iqbal (95 runs) moved up eight spots to No.45 and six places to No.39 respectively on the table for batsmen

Shakib gives credits to his boys for series win

Bangladesh T20 skipper Shakib Al Hasan gave all credits to his boys for winning series saying they showed strong character against West Indies that helped them to clinch the series

BD A team lose to Ireland A in 3rd ODI

Visiting Bangladesh A team lost the third unofficial ODI by 34 runs against Ireland A team held on Sunday at Oak Hill CC, Co. Wicklow in Ireland.With this victory, Ireland

Mustafiz dims Mashrafe to be third-highest wicket-taker in T20Is

Mustafiz dims Mashrafe to be third-highest wicket-taker in T20Is

Solemnly and gleefully Bangladesh have concealed the gross memories of the Test series in the beginning of the tour. Being a competent component in the limited over competition for last

Liton flares up with bat

Liton flares up with bat

When the Tigers suffered a humiliating Test series defeat against West Indies, Liton Das was the only Tigers' batsman was shine with bat and today credit must goes to him

Players of the Bangladesh team pose with the trophy after Bangladesh defeated the West Indies in a Twenty20 international cricket match  in Lauderhill, Fla on Monday. Bangladesh won by 19 runs to clinch the series.

Players of the Bangladesh team pose with the trophy after Bangladesh defeated the West Indies in a Twenty20 international cricket match in Lauderhill, Fla on Monday. Bangladesh won by 19 runs to clinch the series.

WI's spinner Nurse handed one demerit point for foul language

West Indies off-spinner Ashley Nurse has been handed one demerit point for using inappropriate language during the third and final T20I against Bangladesh at Lauderhill on Monday, source cric buzz.

Kohli on top of the world after Edgbaston ton

AFP, Birmingham :Virat Kohli broke new ground by topping the International Cricket Council Test batting rankings for the first time in his career when the latest edition was published Sunday.The

Hendricks' ton on debut inspires South Africa to clinch ODI series

Hendricks' ton on debut inspires South Africa to clinch ODI series

Batsman Reeza Hendricks smashed a century on his one-day international debut to set up South Africa's series-clinching 78-run win over Sri Lanka in the third match in Pallekele on Sunday.Hendricks