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Opener Tamim Iqbal (left) of Bangladesh plays a shot during the second One Day International match between Bangladesh and West Indies at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in the city's Mirpur on Tuesday.

Opener Tamim Iqbal (left) of Bangladesh plays a shot during the second One Day International match between Bangladesh and West Indies at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in the city's Mirpur on Tuesday.

Mashrafe creates record by leading Bangladesh in maximum ODIs

Mashrafe creates record by leading Bangladesh in maximum ODIs

Mashrafe Bin Mortaza, the Bangladesh ODI captain, has created a new history playing the second encounter of three-match series against West Indies by equaling the record of Habibul Bashar to

Australia look for quick fix ahead of second India Test

AFP, Adelaide :Australia skipper Tim Paine admitted there was little time to regroup after the first Test defeat to India, but said he had no doubt under-fire fast bowling spearhead

Pandya returns to competitive cricket

Pandya returns to competitive cricket

Indian fast-bowling all-rounder Hardik Pandya is all set to make a comeback from the injury as he is been included in the Ranji Trophy squad of Baroda.India are currently playing

India end 10-year win drought in Australia first Test nail-biter

India end 10-year win drought in Australia first Test nail-biter

AFP, Adelaid :India won their first Test on Australian soil in a decade Monday, bowling out the home side in a nail- biting finale to clinch the opening match of

Injured Indian batting phenomenon Shaw resumes running

AFP, Adelaide :Young Indian batting phenomenon Prithvi Shaw resumed running Monday in his battle to be fit for the second Test against Australia after a nasty ligament injury sidelined him

Will Young selected in New Zealand squad for Sri Lanka Tests

UNB, Wellington :Uncapped batsman Will Young has been selected in New Zealand's squad for the first two cricket Tests against Sri Lanka, beginning at the Basin Reserve on Saturday.Young, who

More challenges in coming days: Mashrafe

More challenges in coming days: Mashrafe

After beating visiting West Indies in the first encounter of three-match series, Bangladesh ODI captain Mashrafe Bin Mortaza on Sunday said they have to face more challenges in coming days. 

Pant 'happy' to help India win with world record 11 catches

Wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant said Monday he was "very happy" to have helped India win the first Test in Adelaide after equalling the world record of 11 catches in a match.

Mashrafe Bin Mortaza of Bangladesh reacts after dismissal of Darren Bravo during the first One Day International  match between Bangladesh and West Indies at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in the city's Mirpur on Sunday. Mashrafe grabbed three wickets at the cost of 30 runs.

Mashrafe Bin Mortaza of Bangladesh reacts after dismissal of Darren Bravo during the first One Day International match between Bangladesh and West Indies at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in the city's Mirpur on Sunday. Mashrafe grabbed three wickets at the cost of 30 runs.

Fizz to miss IPL 2019

The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has decided not allow their pacer Mustafizur Rahman to play in the next edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL). The BCB refused to provide

Bangladesh reach semifinals beating Pakistan by 84 runs

Bangladesh U-23 cricket team moved into the semifinals of the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) Emerging Teams Cup from four-team Group B beating hosts Pakistan U-23 side by 84 runs at

A good number of spectators arrived at the galleries to watch the first One Day International match between Bangladesh and West Indies at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in the city's Mirpur on Sunday.

A good number of spectators arrived at the galleries to watch the first One Day International match between Bangladesh and West Indies at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in the city's Mirpur on Sunday.

Australia's Travis Head bats on day four during the first cricket test between Australia and India in Adelaide, Australia on Sunday.

Australia's Travis Head bats on day four during the first cricket test between Australia and India in Adelaide, Australia on Sunday.

Australia lose four wickets, face defeat in record India run chase

AFP, Australia :Australia were staring at defeat in the first Test Sunday, losing four wickets in their record run chase at the Adelaide Oval after being set a target 323

Members of Bangladesh Cricket team during their practice session at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in the city's Mirpur on Saturday.

Members of Bangladesh Cricket team during their practice session at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in the city's Mirpur on Saturday.

Return of Shakib, Tamim a big relief for team: Mashrafe

Return of Shakib, Tamim a big relief for team: Mashrafe

Bangladesh ODI captain Mashrafe Bin Mortaza said it will be a big relief for each member of the team with the return of Shakib Al Hasan and Tamim Iqbal in

Arthur calls on beaten Pakistan to toughen up for Tests

AFP, Abu Dhabi :Disgruntled coach Mickey Arthur demanded his players toughen up and seize key moments in Test matches after sloppy batting handed New Zealand an away series win over

Warner named Sylhet Sixers captain

Warner named Sylhet Sixers captain

David Warner has been appointed Sylhet Sixers' skipper for the sixth edition of Bangladesh Premier League, which is set to commence on January 5. The Australian batsman will take over

Lanka appoint Rixon as fielding coach

AFP, Colombo :Struggling Sri Lanka on Saturday announced the appointment of former Australian cricketer Steve Rixon as their fielding coach, in a bid to boost preparations for the world cup

India in strong position after 3 days of 1st Test

India in strong position after 3 days of 1st Test

AP, Adelaide :First-innings century maker Cheteshwar Pujara again blunted Australia's attack to put India in a strong position after a rain-interrupted third day of the first Test on Saturday.India reached

Langer rebuffs Tendulkar criticism of defensive batting

Langer rebuffs Tendulkar criticism of defensive batting

AFP, Adelaide :Coach Justin Langer Saturday rebuffed criticism from Sachin Tendulkar that Australia's batting was too defensive, and complained that if his team celebrated like Virat Kohli they would be

Schalke out to add to Dortmund's recent derby misery

AFP, Berlin :Schalke 04 plot to become the first Bundesliga side to beat Borussia Dortmund this season and extend the German league leaders' recent misery in Gelsenkirchen in Saturday's Ruhr

New Zealand win first away Test series over Pakistan in 49 years

New Zealand win first away Test series over Pakistan in 49 years

AFP, Abu Dhabi :Debutant Will Somerville grabbed three key wickets to guide New Zealand to their first away series win over Pakistan in 49 years with a crushing 123-run win

Australian Burns signs for Lancashire

Australia Test batsman Joe Burns has signed for Lancashire for the 2019 season, the county cricket club announced on Friday.The 29-year-old, who has played 14 Tests and six one-day internationals

Bangladesh coach in selection dilemma

Tamim Iqbal and Soumya Sarkar struck centuries in the one-off practice game against West Indies. That would have been a reason of joy for Bangladesh coach Steve Rhodes ahead of

Pujara rates century as one of best ever

Pujara rates century as one of best ever

AFP, Australia :Cheteshwar Pujara raced past 5,000 Test runs and on the way scored one of his best centuries Thursday, with the experienced number three crediting a stint at

Yasir Shah fastest to take 200 Test wickets, breaks 82-year record

Yasir Shah fastest to take 200 Test wickets, breaks 82-year record

AFP, Abu Dhabi :Pakistan's leg-spinner Yasir Shah Thursday became the fastest cricketer to take 200 Test wickets, breaking an 82-year-old record on the fourth day of the third Test

I have changed my lifestyle: Nasir

I have changed my lifestyle: Nasir

Agency :Recovering from a prolonged injury, flamboyant all-rounder Nasir Hossain has come back to training. Once regarded as the 'finisher' is now building himself to make return to competitive

BCB XI win practice match as Tamim, Soumya hit tons

BCB XI win practice match as Tamim, Soumya hit tons

BSS, Dhaka :Brilliant centuries came from Tamim Iqbal and Soumya Sarkar saw Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) XI beat visiting West Indies by 51 runs in Duckworth-Lewis-Stern method in the