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Second round of NCL begins today

The second round of four-day 19th National Cricket League begins today (Friday) at four separate venues across the country.On the day of tier one matches, Khulna Division will take on

Rubel off to SA

Tigers' pace bowler Rubel Hossain finally received the required security clearance to go to the South Africa (SA) to join with the team.Talking to BSS over phone on Thursday Bangladesh

Bairstow proud to crack ODI hundred barrier at last

AFP, Manchester :Jonny Bairstow said he was delighted to have joined an "elusive club" after finally scoring his maiden one-day international hundred as England beat West Indies by seven wickets

Pakistan ban Latif for five years over spot-fixing

AFP, Lahore :Pakistan cricket's anti-corruption tribunal Wednesday banned opener Khalid Latif for five years and fined him one million rupees ($9,489) over a spot-fixing case, the second casualty after teammate

Dhaka Dynamites hand over prize jersey contest

Dhaka Dynamites hand over prize jersey contest

Dhaka Dynamites, the defending champions of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL), have identified a winner of the "Design & Win" Contest, a competition conducted by the BPL team for their

5th edition of BPL to begin November 3

Sylhet Sixers will take on defending champions Dhaka Dynamites in the opening of the 5th edition of the Bangladesh Premier League T20 tournament scheduled to begin from November 3rd at

Smith warns India have weapons other than spin

Smith warns India have weapons other than spin

AFP, Chennai :Australia were undone by spin in the first one-day international but skipper Steve Smith has warned his side need to be ready for India's other bowling weapons. The

Bairstow to open for England in 1st Windies ODI

AFP, Manchester :Jonny Bairstow will open for England in the first one-day international against West Indies, captain Eoin Morgan announced Monday. Tuesday's match at Manchester's Old Trafford is England's first

Dhaka Metro, Chittagong match ends in a draw in NCL

The match between Dhaka Metro and Chittagong Division of four-day 19th National Cricket League also ended in a draw after rain play spoil sports on the final day at Zahur

Jannatul Piya with Taskin Ahmed in commercial film

Sports Reporter :Jannatul Piya, a model and actress worked with pacer Taskin Ahmed in a commercial film of APEX.Earlier, Piya worked with Shakib Al Hasan and Tamim Iqbal in television

Rajshahi need only 126 runs to win in NCL on day 4

Rajshahi Division fought their way to put themselves on comfortable position as they now need only 126 to win with eight wickets in hand at the close on the day

Mustafiz takes 5th spot in T20I ranking

Sports Reporter :'Wonder Boy' Mustfizur Rahman has taken the 5th spot as a bowler in the T20I format, according to the latest ICC ranking.Shakib Al Hasan has retained his position

Metro set Chittagong to score 373 on day 4

Dhaka Metro took a firm grip as they set Chittagong Division a massive 384 target to win when the stumps were drawn on day three of the first round four-day

Anamul, Robi hit ton as Khulna post 342/4 on day 3

A mammoth 251 opening stand by openers Anamul Haque(172 not out) and Robiul Islam Robi (100) saw Khulna Division ruled the third day as they scored 342 for 4 against

Australia Test leg-spinner Holland dies at 70

Australian Test leg-spinner Bob "Dutchy" Holland has died following a battle with brain cancer, aged 70, his family said Sunday.Holland died after suffering a brain bleed while in hospital being

West Indies beat England in one-off T20 by 21 runs

AP, Chester-Le-Street :West Indies successfully defended 176 by bowling out England to win their one-off Twenty20 by 21 runs on Saturday.After being put in to bat, West Indies finished nine

Anamul, Rony, Saif hit century each in NCL Tier 1

Anamul Haque, Rony Talukdar and Saif Hasan hit century each for their respective sides in the 1st innings of the Tier 1 matches on day two in the Walton 19th

Rajshahi Kings pick Mustafizur

Rajshahi Kings bagged bowling sensation Mustafizur Rahman with the first overall pick at the BPL players' draft held on Saturday at the city's local hotel. The left-arm pacer will feature

India embrace `mind games` ahead of Australia clash

India skipper Virat Kohli said Saturday that competitiveness and "mind games" can be good for cricket as his team prepares to face their arch-rival Australia in a one-day series starting

Shakib`s absence in team a big setback

Bangladesh Test captain Mushfiqur Rahim said they would miss the service of ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan in the Test series against South Africa.Shakib is a very important player for

Tigers off to South Africa

Sports Reporter :The Tigers left the city on Saturday for South Africa to play two Test matches, three One Day International (ODI) matches and two Twenty20 International matches against their

Aussies aim to avoid Kuldeep spin trap

AFP, Chennai :Australia skipper Steve Smith believes that dominating India's left-arm wrist spinner Kuldeep Yadav will be crucial to his side's chances when the two countries meet in a one-day

Sayem takes 6-wicket as Sylhet take 139-run lead on day 2 in NCL

Syem Alam took 6 for 32 as Sylhet Division took 139-run overall lead over Rajshahi Division after the second day's play of 1st round four-day National Cricket league held on

Dhaka-Barisal 1st day play of NCL called off

The entire first day of four-day 19th National Cricket League (NCL) match between Dhaka Division and Barisal Division has been abandoned due to wet outfield following overnight rain at

Dhaka Metro score 257 for 5 as Ashraful hits ton

Dhaka Metro score 257 for 5 as Ashraful hits ton

BSS, Dhaka :Ashraful scored a magnificent ton as Dhaka Metro scored 257 for 5 against Chittagong Division on the first day of first round four-day 19th National Cricket League

Nannu to serve as Tigers manager for SA tour

UNB, Dhaka :Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) chief selector Minhajul Abedin Nannu to serve as the team manager of the Tigers for the tour of South Africa (SA).BCB assigned Nannu

BPL players' draft today

BSS, Dhaka :The fifth edition of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) will be held today (Saturday) at the city's local hotel at 12 pm.The players' draft will telecast live worldwide

Afghanistan U-19 cricket team to arrive on September 25

Afghanistan Under-19 cricket team will arrive on September 25 to play first youth ODI against their Bangladesh counterpart. The Bangladesh cricket Board on Thursday announced the itinerary of the series

NCL begins today

The first round of 19th edition of four-day National Cricket League begins today (Friday) at four separate venues across the country.On the day, Khulna Division will take on Rangpur Division

BPL Players' draft tomorrow

The Player draft for the 5th edition of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) will be held Saturday (September 16) at the city's hotel at 12 pm. The players' draft will telecast