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Aleem Dar set to break record for most Tests as an umpire

Aleem Dar set to break record for most Tests as an umpire

Aleem Dar is set to break Steve Bucknor's record of most Tests as an umpire in the first match of the series between Australia and New Zealand, which starts in

Asghar Afghan reappointed captain across all formats

Asghar Afghan reappointed captain across all formats

The Afghanistan Cricket Board reappointed former captain Asghar Afghan as the skipper across all formats of the game on Wednesday.The decision taken by the ACB's top management officials, comes seven

New Zealand brace for Australian challenge, sweat on Boult fitness

New Zealand brace for Australian challenge, sweat on Boult fitness

The validity and durability of New Zealand's ranking and run of success in Test cricket will be tested in the sport's most hostile environment when it meet Australia on Thursday

I'm here to instill fearless     approach in Sylhet tent: Gibbs

I'm here to instill fearless approach in Sylhet tent: Gibbs

In a bid to intimidate the opponents and earn the respect, Sylhet Thunder head coach Harcehelle Gibbs wants that Sylhet Thunder to play a fearless brand of cricket in the

Ctg aim to make winning start to BBPL despite Mahmudullah's absence

Ctg aim to make winning start to BBPL despite Mahmudullah's absence

Chattogram Challengers want to make a winning start to Bangabandhu Bangladesh Premier League (BBPL) as they take on Sylhet Thunder in the first game of the tournament today at Sher-e-Bangla

Minimum price of BBPL ticket BDT 200

After the grand opening ceremony, the Bangabandhu Bangladesh Premier League (BBPL) is all set to roll onto the ground today (Wednesday) with two matches.Indeed two matches of group phases will

Under-pressure India seek crucial answers in decider at Mumbai

Under-pressure India seek crucial answers in decider at Mumbai

The three-match T20I series between India and West Indies is perfectly poised at 1-1 heading into the decider at Mumbai today.  India won the first match, chasing 208 in Hyderabad,

Pakistan and Lanka brace themselves for historic Rawalpindi Test

Test cricket will return to Pakistan when the hosts take on Sri Lanka at Rawalpindi today, 10 years after the attack on the Sri Lankan team bus in Lahore.On offer

India's Manohar to step down as ICC chairman

India's Manohar to step down as ICC chairman

AFP, New Delhi :India's Shashank Manohar has said he won't seek a third term as chairman of the International Cricket Council and will step down next year, according to a

Lendl Simmons & Nicholas Pooran star as West Indies level T20I series

Lendl Simmons & Nicholas Pooran star as West Indies level T20I series

India's issues while batting first came to the fore once again against a disciplined West Indies side during the second T20I at Thiruvanantapuram on Sunday (December 8) as the visitors

It's a best year in my career: Ruman Sana

It's a best year in my career: Ruman Sana

BSS, Pokhara :Country's famed archer Ruman Sana said it was the best year in his illustrate ten years career as well as the country's archery as Bangladesh won all ten

Bangladesh beat Sri Lanka in Men's cricket to clinch gold

Bangladesh beat Sri Lanka in Men's cricket to clinch gold

Bangladesh secured their record 19 gold medals in the ongoing 13th South Asian Games in Nepal when Bangladesh Men's cricket team (U-23) beat Sri Lanka (U-23) by seven wickets at

Tigresses clinch gold in SA Games Women's T20 cricket

Tigresses clinch gold in SA Games Women's T20 cricket

BSS, Pokhara :Bangladesh women's cricket team won gold in the 13th South Asian Games Women's T20 cricket beating Sri Lanka by two runs in the nail-biting final held on Sunday

England 'don't know' when Moeen Ali will be back

England 'don't know' when Moeen Ali will be back

England chief selector Ed Smith says he "doesn't know" if or when Moeen Ali will return to the national side.The all-rounder, 32, is not in the 17-man squad for the

Mahmudullah doubtful in BBPL opener

Mahmudullah doubtful in BBPL opener

Bangladesh senior batsman Mahmudullah Riyad is doubtful for his side's opening match of the Bangabandhu Bangladesh Premier League (BBPL) as he is yet to recover from the hamstring injury that

An action from the Twenty20 friendly match between Bangladesh national wheelchair (red) team and Bangladesh national wheelchair (green) team at University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) Ground in the city's Mohammadpur recently. ULAB arranged the exhibition match on the eve of UN International Disabled Day. Registrar of ULAB Professor Akhter Ahmed and Treasurer of ULAB Professor Milan Kumar Bhattacharjee spoke at the inaugural ceremony. After ending the friendly match, Vice-Chancellor of ULAB Professor Dr HM Jahirul Haque distributed prizes among the winners.

An action from the Twenty20 friendly match between Bangladesh national wheelchair (red) team and Bangladesh national wheelchair (green) team at University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) Ground in the city's Mohammadpur recently. ULAB arranged the exhibition match on the eve of UN International Disabled Day. Registrar of ULAB Professor Akhter Ahmed and Treasurer of ULAB Professor Milan Kumar Bhattacharjee spoke at the inaugural ceremony. After ending the friendly match, Vice-Chancellor of ULAB Professor Dr HM Jahirul Haque distributed prizes among the winners.

PM opens Bangabandhu Bangladesh Premier League

PM opens Bangabandhu Bangladesh Premier League

The Bangabandhu Bangladesh Premier League (BBPL), the special edition of BPL T20 to mark the birth centenary of the Father of the Nation Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, kicked off amid huge

An eye-catching fireworks was held at the opening ceremony of the Bangabandhu Bangladesh Premier League (BBPL) at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in the city's Mirpur on Sunday.

An eye-catching fireworks was held at the opening ceremony of the Bangabandhu Bangladesh Premier League (BBPL) at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in the city's Mirpur on Sunday.

Play abandoned due to dangerous MCG pitch

AFP, Melbourne  :Play was abandoned Saturday during a domestic game due to a dangerous pitch at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG), just weeks before it is due to host the

Bangladesh take on Sri Lanka in SAG women's cricket T20 final today

BSS, Kathmandu :Bangladesh women's cricket team take on Sri Lanka in the gold deciding women's T20 final match of the ongoing 13th South Asian Games (SAG) scheduled to be held

Woodland leads in the Bahamas as Tiger gets within 2 shots

Woodland leads in the Bahamas as Tiger gets within 2 shots

AP, Nassau  :Two big birdies from Gary Woodland gave him the lead in the Hero World Challenge. A closing birdie on a hole that has vexed Tiger Woods put him

'All-format' Kohli leads India to opening T20 win over West Indies

'All-format' Kohli leads India to opening T20 win over West Indies

Skipper Virat Kohli said he is an "all-format player" after his blistering 94 powered India to a six-wicket win over West Indies in the first Twenty20 international on Friday.The star

Kohli an animated character, a great batsman: Pollard

Kohli an animated character, a great batsman: Pollard

India captain Virat Kohli bettered his personal best in the shortest format of the game to lead his team to a memorable six-wicket win over the West Indies in the

BBPL opening ceremony all set to mesmerize the nation

BBPL opening ceremony all set to mesmerize the nation

Amid huge enthusiasm and much fanfare, the special edition of the Bangladesh Premier League T20 to mark the birth centenary of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman

Warner should have had chance to go for 400, says Lara

West Indies great Brian Lara said Friday that Australia should have let opener David Warner go for his record score of 400 in recent Test against Pakistan. Australia declared on

CA to ask BCCI to play two day-night Tests in India tour of Australia

CA to ask BCCI to play two day-night Tests in India tour of Australia

Agency :Cricket Australia (CA) are all set to ask the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) about the possibility of playing up to two day-night Tests during

TV umpire to call no-balls in cricket first

TV umpire to call no-balls in cricket first

AFP, New Delhi :Cricket is to trial using a TV umpire instead of the on-field official to call no-balls in the series between India and West Indies, following a

Kohli appeals for 'space' for struggling Pant

Kohli appeals for 'space' for struggling Pant

AFP, New Delhi :India captain Virat Kohli has come to the defence of under-fire wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant as he seeks a settled team to fight for the T20 World

South Africa's Shamsi brings magic to cricket celebrations

South Africa's Shamsi brings magic to cricket celebrations

Agency :Before he became a full-time cricketer, South African spin bowler Tabraiz Shamsi wanted to become a professional magician.Now Shamsi has brought his old passion to the cricket field.

Soumya guides Bangladesh to 10-wicket victory over Bhutan

Soumya guides Bangladesh to 10-wicket victory over Bhutan

UNB, Dhaka :Bangladesh Men's cricket team (U-23) beat Bhutan by a big margin of 10 wickets in their second game of the ongoing 13th South Asian Games (SAG) in