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Nurul to lead BCB XI in 3-day practice match vs WI

Nurul to lead BCB XI in 3-day practice match vs WI

UNB, Dhaka  :The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) announced the 14-member BCBI XI to play a three-day practice game against West Indies (WI) starting from January 29 in Chattogram. Wicketkeeper-batsman

Shakib first who scores 2500 runs and picks up 100 wickets in a single venue

Shakib first who scores 2500 runs and picks up 100 wickets in a single venue

Sports Reporter :Ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan of Bangladesh became the first cricketer who scored more than 2500 runs and also picked up 100 wickets at a single venue

Mehidy grateful to Shakib, spin bowling coach for his career-best bowling

Mehidy grateful to Shakib, spin bowling coach for his career-best bowling

BSS, Dhaka  :Bangladesh off-spinner Mehidy Hasan Miraz expressed his gratitude to Shakib Al Hasan and spin bowling coach Sohel Islam as he claimed for 4-25 in the second ODI

Lasith Malinga retires from franchise cricket

Lasith Malinga retires from franchise cricket

Agency :Lasith Malinga has retired from franchise cricket, his IPL team Mumbai Indians revealed on Wednesday (January 20). The Sri Lankan speedster informed his decision to the Mumbai Indians

Tigers target to clinch ODI series against Caribbeans

Sports Reporter :Bangladesh Cricket team target to clinch the Bangabandhu Bangladesh-West Indies three-match ODI series remaining one ODI match. Before today's match, Bangladesh faced West Indies in 39 ODI

Rahane's captaincy puts heat on Kohli as England loom

Rahane's captaincy puts heat on Kohli as England loom

AFP, New Delhi :Ajinkya Rahane's calm and composed leadership of India in their stunning Test triumph over Australia earned widespread praise Wednesday - and increased pressure on regular captain

Tigers show solidarity with Black Lives Matter movement

Tigers show solidarity with Black Lives Matter movement

UNB, Dhaka :On the eve of the first match of Bangabandhu Bangladesh vs West Indies Cricket Series, Bangladesh and West Indies cricket teams showed solidarity with  Balck Lives Matter

Shakib returns to his form

Shakib returns to his form

Sports Reporter :Ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan returned to his form. Shakib bowled a superb spell against West Indies at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in the city's Mirpur

No problem for Shakib to bat at no 4 position

No problem for Shakib to bat at no 4 position

Bangladesh ODI skipper Tamim Iqbal claimed that all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan has no problem in being demoted to middle order position from No.3 where he enjoyed overwhelming success.Tamim said he

 Bangladesh vs West Indies Cricket Series begins today

Bangladesh vs West Indies Cricket Series begins today

After waiting for over nine months, the game of cricket is all set to make a return to Bangladesh as the hosts are going to take on the touring West

Trying to boost up players psychologically: Coach Harun

Trying to boost up players psychologically: Coach Harun

Bangladesh senior men's hockey team head coach Mahbub Harun said he is trying to boost up the players psychologically in the training camp to restore their confidence level ahead of

'Miracle' at Gabba as record-breaking India stun Australia

'Miracle' at Gabba as record-breaking India stun Australia

AFP, Brisbane :India pulled off a record run-chase in a thrilling final session to hand Australia their first defeat at Brisbane's Gabba ground since 1988 and clinch the four-Test series

Sarah Taylor on 'maybe' making a comeback

Sarah Taylor on 'maybe' making a comeback

Among the myriad of restrictions brought to everyday life, lockdown is preventing Sarah Taylor from returning to the nets.Perhaps the finest female wicketkeeper to have played the game, Taylor retired

Shakib to bat at middle order instead of his favourite No 3 position

Shakib to bat at middle order instead of his favourite No 3 position

BSS, Dhaka :The Bangladesh team management made it sure that Shakib Al Hasan is not going to bat at his favoured No.3 position during the three-match ODI series against

T Sports, Nagorik TV to telecast Bangabandhu BD-WI series live

T Sports, Nagorik TV to telecast Bangabandhu BD-WI series live

Sports Reporter :Private satellite sports channel and Nagorik TV will telecast the Bangabandhu Bangladesh-West Indies series live. The two television channels will telecast three-match One Day International (ODI) series

NZ all-rounder Neesham undergoes surgery

NZ all-rounder Neesham undergoes surgery

Agency :New Zealand all-rounder Jimmy Neesham has undergone surgery to treat a compound dislocation on his left ring finger, Cricket Wellington announced. The surgery was performed on Saturday night

Thakur, Sundar revive India's hopes in series deciding Test

AP, Brisbane  :Test rookies Shardul Thakur and Washington Sundar combined for a rearguard century stand that frustrated Australia's bowling attack and lifted India from a precarious position Sunday into

Windies eying ODI victory to avoid World Cup qualifier

Windies eying ODI victory to avoid World Cup qualifier

BSS, Dhaka :West Indies head coach Phil Simmons stressed upon the requirements of doing well in the upcoming three-match ODI series against Bangladesh, given the fact that the series

Tigers to wear different jerseys to face Caribbeans

Tigers to wear different jerseys to face Caribbeans

Sports Reporter :Bangladesh Cricket team will wear different jerseys against the Caribbeans team in the upcoming ODI series. Cricketers of Bangladesh will wear special jersey to mark the Golden

BCB picks three new faces

BCB picks three new faces

UNB, Dhaka :After a long gap of nine months, Bangladesh cricket team are all set to get back into action with bat and ball from January 20.They will lock

Lovello title sponsor of Bangabandhu BD-WI series

Sports Reporter :Lovello Ice Cream is the title sponsor of the Bangabandhu Bangladesh-West Indies series. The series will be powered by Walton. Matra will act for branding the title

Australia frustrated as rain dampens decider Test against India

Agency :A heavy downpour frustrated Australia on day two of the fourth Test decider in Brisbane on Saturday, with play abandoned after tea and India spared from resuming on

BCB announces 18-member ODI squad

BCB announces 18-member ODI squad

Sports Reporter :The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) announced on Saturday the 18-member ODI squad of Bangladesh for the upcoming West Indies three-match One Day International (ODI) series. The series

Tamim, Shakib hit form just ahead of WI ODIsTamim XI's Saifuddin bowls during their second practice match against Mahmudullah XI at Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Protishtan (BKSP) on Saturday.

Tamim, Shakib hit form just ahead of WI ODIsTamim XI's Saifuddin bowls during their second practice match against Mahmudullah XI at Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Protishtan (BKSP) on Saturday.

BSS, Dhaka :Bangladesh ODI skipper Tamim Iqbal and ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan hit form just ahead of the upcoming three-match ODI series against West Indies as they struck

Caribbean leg spinner Walsh tests corona positive, to miss ODIs

Caribbean leg spinner Walsh tests corona positive, to miss ODIs

Sports Reporter :Caribbean leg spinner Hayden Walsh has tested positive for coronavirus. The officials of West Indies Cricket team informed this matter on Thursday saying he will miss upcoming

Labuschagne ton puts Australia on top against   spirited India

Labuschagne ton puts Australia on top against spirited India

Agency :Marnus Labuschagne rode his luck to score a century and give Australia the upper hand against a depleted Indian attack on Day One of the fourth and final

Windies out to execute 'specific plan' against tiger spinners

Windies out to execute 'specific plan' against tiger spinners

BSS, Dhaka :The visiting West Indies vowed to execute their plan well against Bangladeshi spinners, who tormented them in the last series here in 2018.A four-pronged spin attack-consisted with

Lyon eyes twin milestones in Brisbane - 400 wickets in 100th Test

Lyon eyes twin milestones in Brisbane - 400 wickets in 100th Test

AFP, Brisbane :Australia's Nathan Lyon is eyeing twin milestones in the fourth Test at Brisbane this week - 400 wickets in his 100th appearance - and promised Wednesday he was

Langer suggests IPL to blame for injury-wracked Test series

Langer suggests IPL to blame for injury-wracked Test series

AFP, Brisbane  :Australia coach Justin Langer suggested Wednesday the delayed Indian Premier League (IPL) was to blame for so many injuries marring Australia's blockbuster series' with India.The short-form extravaganza normally

Sri Lanka's Mathews returns for England Tests

Sri Lanka's Mathews returns for England Tests

AFP, Galle  :Former Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews has recovered from injury and was named Wednesday in a 22-player squad to face England in two Tests in Galle.But the injured