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IPL 2020 likely to happen in UAE or Lanka

Agency :The 13th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) is in all probability headed to foreign shores with UAE and Sri Lanka in the race to host the

Saifuddin reduces four kg weight

Saifuddin reduces four kg weight

Sports Reporter :All-rounder Mohammad Saifuddin reduced four kg weight. Most of the cricketers are passing their time at home due to coronavrus outbreak. As the games and practice are

Nafees Iqbal overcomes coronavirus

Nafees Iqbal overcomes coronavirus

Sports Reporter :Former player of Bangladesh Cricket team Nafees Iqbal overcame coronavirus. Nafees Iqbal was infected by coronavirus in the mid of the June. His father and mother were

Mushfiqur Rahim starts practice

Mushfiqur Rahim starts practice

Sports Reporter  :Prolific batsman Mushfiqur Rahim started practice at the garage in his house on Wednesday. Mushfiqur Rahim practised with his bat and tennis ball. Then he was busy with

Nazmul Islam Apu is okay

Nazmul Islam Apu is okay

Sports Reporter :Player of Bangladesh Cricket team Nazmul Islam Apu is totally okay now. Apu was under test of coronavirus on Tuesday and the result was negative. His mother and

Shashank Manohar steps down as ICC Chairman

ICC Chairman Shashank Manohar has stepped down from the post after two, two-year tenures at its helm, the International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced. In a media release, the sport's

Ben Stokes feels getting the opportunity to captain England a huge honour

Ben Stokes feels getting the opportunity to captain England a huge honour

England's talisman Ben Stokes says captaining his country even just once in his career would be a "huge honour" but admits it was never a massive ambition.The all-rounder is poised

Australia postpone Zimbabwe one-day series in August

Australia on Tuesday postponed the one-day international series against Zimbabwe in August, the latest sporting fixtures to fall victim to the coronavirus pandemic.Citing "concern for the health and safety of

Women cricketers to be added in BCB corona app next week

Women cricketers to be added in BCB corona app next week

The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) is set to add the women cricketers in their Covid-19 WELLNESS app, which was introduced to monitor the health and mental well-being of players during

Six Pakistan players to join England tour after negative virus test

Six players have been cleared to join Pakistan's cricket tour to England after recording two successive negative Covid-19 tests, officials said on Tuesday. But the other four of 10 players

Jason Holder wants racism to be treated like doping and fixing

Jason Holder wants racism to be treated like doping and fixing

Agency :West Indies captain Jason Holder wants racism to be treated as seriously as doping and match-fixing in cricket, the 28-year-old has said.Then Pakistan captain Sarfaraz Ahmed was slapped

No way to play cancelled Tests if ICC doesn't extend WTC cycle: BCB

No way to play cancelled Tests if ICC doesn't extend WTC cycle: BCB

Agency :The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) wants the ICC to extend the World Test Championship cycle (WTC) as it does not foresee the side playing its eight recently-cancelled matches

Mominul stays positive amid long hiatus from Test cricket

Mominul stays positive amid long hiatus from Test cricket

BSS, Dhaka :Bangladesh Test captain Mominul Haque didn't give up the hopes of improving the standard of their longer version format cricket despite the outbreak of Covid-19 forced the

Joe Root reminds England of Windies' bowling depth

Joe Root reminds England of Windies' bowling depth

Agency :England batsmen must prepare well if they are to get the better of a "formidable" West Indies bowling attack in the three-test series next month, captain Joe Root

West Indies' three-day intra-squad tour match ends in a draw

Agency :Shamarh Brooks and Shane Dowrich scored half-centuries as the West Indies cricket team's three-day intra-squad match ended in a draw.Kraigg Brathwaite's XI declared 313 ahead at lunch, with

Bangladesh's 20th anniversary of Test status

Agency :On Friday marked the 20th anniversary of Bangladesh's Test status. On this occasion, let's dive into the history of how Bangladesh became a Test-playing nation.    After the Liberation

Reifer takes 5 wickets from 11 balls in Windies warm-up

Reifer takes 5 wickets from 11 balls in Windies warm-up

AFP, London  :Raymon Reifer claimed five wickets in 11 balls on the second day of the West Indies' intra-squad match at Old Trafford on Wednesday.Reifer, whose lone Test appearance

BCB introduces Covid-19 WELLNESS app for players

BCB introduces Covid-19 WELLNESS app for players

BSS, Dhaka  :The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has introduced an app to monitor the health and mental well-being of the players during the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic.The app, named as

Shakib Al Hasan's best IPL XI

Shakib Al Hasan's best IPL XI

Sports Reporter :Ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan played for Kolkata Knight Riders and Sunrisers Hyderabad in Indian Premier League (IPL). He took part in IPL for eight times.Shakib Al

Asia Cup to be held in September-October

Sports Reporter :The Asia Cup will be held in September-October in either Sri Lanka or in United Arab Emirates (UAE). The ICC World Cup T20 is uncertain due to coronavirus

We truly wanted to win the 2019 World Cup: Shakib

We truly wanted to win the 2019 World Cup: Shakib

Ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan disclosed that he was very keen to win the 2019 World Cup rather being just named as the 'Man of the Tournament' for his stellar

Mashrafe's younger brother also tests Covid-19 positive

Mashrafe's younger brother also tests Covid-19 positive

The younger brother of former Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Bin Mortaza also was found to be positive for Covid-19, a deadly virus which has created mayhem around the world.The development comes

Covid-19 forces Bangladesh to postpone Sri Lanka tour

Just a day after the postponement of their home series against New Zealand, Bangladesh now have deferred their upcoming tour of Sri Lanka due to Covid-19 pandemic."Sri Lanka Cricket wishes

Hafeez says he has tested negative for coronavirus

Hafeez says he has tested negative for coronavirus

Pakistan's Mohammad Hafeez has tested negative for coronavirus - a day after the country's cricket board said he was among 10 players in their squad to tour England who had

Seeking Australian residency, Kim Garth nets Victoria contract

Seeking Australian residency, Kim Garth nets Victoria contract

Kim Garth, the Ireland all-rounder, is amongst the 20 players to be offered a Victoria contract for the upcoming 2020-21 Australian women's domestic season. The Irish international, who has featured

Three Pakistan cricketers test positive for coronavirus

Three Pakistan cricketers test positive for coronavirus

AFP, Karachi  :The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) announced Monday that three players have tested positive for coronavirus ahead of the team's tour of England next month.The PCB said leg-spinner Shadab

18 Bangladeshi players in CPL T20 draft

A total of 18 Bangladeshi players including two surprising names-Nasum Ahmed and Mehedi Hasan Rana found a place in the players' draft of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL).The draft will

BCB postpones BD-NZ series

Sports Reporter :The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has postponed the Bangladesh-New Zealand series, which was scheduled to be held in August-September 2020. The Kiwis were due to visit Bangladesh to

Vettori donates his two day's salary

Vettori donates his two day's salary

Bangladesh spin bowling consultant Daniel Vettori extended his helping hand towards the 135 vulnerable third and fourth class employees of the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB).The legend from New Zealand, who

Bangladesh U19 captain Akbar hailed as future great

Bangladesh U19 captain Akbar hailed as future great

BSS, Dhaka :Bangladesh's Under-19 World Cup winning captain Akbar Ali was selected as one of the 20 cricketers who could dominate the next decade.The cricket month magazine of ESPNcricinfo