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Sreesanth's life ban reduced to seven years, eligible to play in September 2020

Sreesanth's life ban reduced to seven years, eligible to play in September 2020

Former India paceman Shanthakumaran Sreesanth's life ban for alleged spot-fixing in IPL games was reduced to seven years in an order passed by BCCI Ombudsman, Justice (Retd.) DK Jain, on

Farhad Reza pleads for chance to show his mettle

Farhad Reza pleads for chance to show his mettle

All-rounder Farhad Reza said he is ready to show his mettle if he is given the chance to play the International cricket, which he hasn't been playing for the last

'Frightening' Archer won't let-up against Australia, says Stokes

'Frightening' Archer won't let-up against Australia, says Stokes

England's Ben Stokes has told Australia to expect more bouncers from Jofra Archer in the remainder of the Ashes."It's part of the game and a big part of Jofra's game,

Mashrafe boosts for HP players ahead of 'do or die' clash

Mashrafe boosts for HP players ahead of 'do or die' clash

Bangladesh ODI captain Mashrafe Bin Mortaza has given a motivational speech to the High Performance (HP) team players ahead of their 'do or die' clash against Sri Lanka HP team.Considered

Tigers get back to business as conditioning camp begins

The Bangladesh national cricket team returned to their usual business as the conditioning camp for the one-off Test series against Afghanistan and subsequent tri-nation series involving Zimbabwe and Afghanistan began

Cricket Australia 100% happy with Smith treatment process at Lord's

Much has been made of Australia's decision to send Steve Smith back out to bat after copping a nasty blow from Jofra Archer on Saturday at Lord's.While brain injury experts

Captain Karunaratne's ton leads Sri Lanka to New Zealand Test win

Captain Karunaratne's ton leads Sri Lanka to New Zealand Test win

AFP, Sri Lanka :Captain Dimuth Karunaratne scored 122 as Sri Lanka chased down 268 for the loss of just four wickets to win the first Test against New Zealand at

I want to be a teamman rather than individual: Mahmudullah

I want to be a teamman rather than individual: Mahmudullah

While his batting position always looked debatable given his utility as a batsman, Bangladesh all-rounder Mahmudullah Riyad poured a cold water on it, stating that he is happy to bat

ACB hands Shahzad one-year suspension from cricket

ACB hands Shahzad one-year suspension from cricket

Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB)'s discipline committee has suspended wicket-keeper batsman Mohammad Shahzad from any form of cricket for one year after he was found to have breached ACB's code of

New Zealand's Trent Boult plays a shot during the first Test cricket match against Sri Lanka in Galle, Sri Lanka on Saturday.

New Zealand's Trent Boult plays a shot during the first Test cricket match against Sri Lanka in Galle, Sri Lanka on Saturday.

Mashrafe seeks two months to ponder about his retirement

Mashrafe seeks two months to ponder about his retirement

The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has shelved the idea of arranging a one-off ODI against Zimbabwe to give Mashrafe Bin Mortaza a grand farewell after the ODI captain asked the

Morgan's desire for second World Cup success tempered by back concern

Morgan's desire for second World Cup success tempered by back concern

Eoin Morgan would love to add the Twenty20 World Cup trophy in Australia next year to the 50-over version he skipped England to victory in July but he told the

Russell Domingo appointed Tigers head coach

Russell Domingo appointed Tigers head coach

Ending a month long speculations, the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) finally named Russell Domingo as the head coach for the national cricket team on Saturday.The former South African coach Russell

Police confirm former India cricketer Chandrasekhar's suicide in Chennai

Police confirm former India cricketer Chandrasekhar's suicide in Chennai

Agency :Former India cricketer VB Chandrasekhar took his own life at his residence at Mylapore in Chennai on Thursday, according to police.Chandrasekhar was 57, and said to have suffered

England 258 all out in second Ashes Test

England 258 all out in second Ashes Test

AFP, London :England were dismissed for 258 by Australia in the second Ashes Test at Lord's on Thursday.Only opener Rory Burns (53) and wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow, last man out

Kohli hundred wraps up 3rd ODI and series win in Caribbean

Kohli hundred wraps up 3rd ODI and series win in Caribbean

AP, Port Of Spain :Captain Virat Kohli and Shreyas Iyer poured on the runs again for India to beat the West Indies comfortably in the third one-day international and take

Tigresses off to Netherlands to join training camp

Tigresses off to Netherlands to join training camp

Bangladesh National Women's Cricket team left here for the Netherlands on Thursday to take part in a 10-day training camp as part of their preparations for the ICC Women's T20

Tamim Iqbal granted break from cricket

Tamim Iqbal granted break from cricket

Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal will not play in the Bangladesh's lone home Test against Afghanistan and also in the Tri-Nation T20 Series involving Afghanistan and Zimbabwe in September next.Tamim had

BCB to discuss with Mashrafe about his retirement plan

BCB to discuss with Mashrafe about his retirement plan

The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) will talk to Mashrafe Bin Mortaza within couple of days to know his retirement plan as the board has a plan to give the ODI

Dananjaya's five-fer negates fifties from Taylor, Nicholls

Dananjaya's five-fer negates fifties from Taylor, Nicholls

In what has turned out to be a gripping Test, with its fair share of twists and turns, Ross Taylor (70*) compiled a crucial unbeaten hand as Sri Lanka and

Windies resist sentimental Gayle Test recall to face India

Windies resist sentimental Gayle Test recall to face India

AFP, ST. John's :West Indies selectors on Friday resisted the temptation to grant Chris Gayle a sentimental final Test appearance on home ground when the charismatic opener was omitted from

Where will the cricketers celebrate Eid?

Sports Reporter :Tomorrow Eid-ul-Azha will be celebrated all over the country. The cricketers of Bangladesh will also celebrate Eid-ul-Azha. Captain of Bangladesh Cricket (ODI) team Mashrafe Bin Mortaza will celebrate

Hazlewood and I have to work harder to find a place: Starc

Hazlewood and I have to work harder to find a place: Starc

Mitchell Starc, the Australian pacer, welcomed the jostling for places in the bowling unit after he and Josh Hazlewood had to sit out of the first Ashes Test at Edgbaston.

Babar Azam smashes 55-ball century in T20 Blast

Babar Azam smashes 55-ball century in T20 Blast

Pakistan batsman Babar Azam scored his second T20 century and in the process set up Somerset's victory against Hampshire in the T20 Blast in England.Babar batted through the innings and

BCB releases tri-nation T20 series itinerary after Zimbabwe's confirmation

Zimbabwe confirmed its participation as Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) announced the itinerary of the tri-nation T20 series, involving Afghanistan.This will be Zimbabwe's first assignment since the ICC suspended them last

'Lethal' Deepak Chahar sets up India clean sweep in West Indies T20 series

'Lethal' Deepak Chahar sets up India clean sweep in West Indies T20 series

Half-centuries by captain Virat Kohli and wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant paced India to a comfortable seven-wicket victory over the West Indies in the final fixture of the three-match T20 International series

Rumana urges BCB to     introduce women's BPL T20

Rumana urges BCB to introduce women's BPL T20

Rumana Ahmed, the ODI captain of the country's Women's Cricket team urged Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) to introduce BPL T20 for the female cricketers to give them an opportunity to

'Disappointed and hurt' - Arthur hits out after Pakistan axe

'Disappointed and hurt' - Arthur hits out after Pakistan axe

Mickey Arthur said he was "disappointed and hurt" on Wednesday as he was axed as Pakistan coach following an underwhelming World Cup.Arthur, who has been linked with a move to

Faf du Plessis to captain South Africa in India Tests

Faf du Plessis will captain South Africa in the forthcoming three-Test series against India, it was confirmed on Tuesday. The 35-year-old's position as captain of the white-ball teams, however, remains

Bangladesh-England match ends in tie

Touring Bangladesh Under-19 cricket team tied with hosts England on Monday in their seventh match of the ongoing tri-nation youth ODI series. With this tie, England got out of the