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ICC Confirms Tigers’ ranking position

Bangladesh cricket team reached their best ever ranking position as they ascended to sixth in the ICC one-day international team rankings for the first time overtaking Sri Lanka, said an ICC press release on Thursday. Bangladesh made history in Dublin on Wednesday when they clinched a five- wicket victory over fourth-ranked New Zealand to jump […]

Bangladesh batsman Mahmudullah (L) celebrates with team-mate Mushfiqur Rahim after hitting the winning runs against New Zealand during their tri-nation series match in Dublin on Wednesday. — AFP photo Mushfiqur Rahim and Mahmudullah shared 72 runs in an unbroken sixth wicket stand to help Bangladesh post an emphatic five-wicket win over New Zealand in their […]

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Bangladesh opener Soumya Sarkar plays a shot during their tri-nation series match against Ireland at the Malahide Cricket Club in Dublin on Friday. — AFP photo Soumya Sarkar struck an unbeaten half-century as Bangladesh crushed Ireland by eight wickets in their crucial tri-series match at the Malahide Cricket Club Ground in Dublin on Friday. Set […]

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Bangladesh’s Sakib Al Hasan bowls to Kiwi Skipper Tom Latham in the 3rdf match of Tri-nation series at Dublin on Wednesday.— TV grab New Zealand made light work of Bangladesh bowling to ease into a four-wicket win in their tri-series match at Clontarf Cricket Club ground in Dublin on Wednesday. Set 258 to win the […]

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Bangladesh gets to enhance its chances of direct qualification to the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 in an upcoming tri-series to be held in Dublin from 12 to 24 May, says a report posted on the website of International Cricket Council. Bangladesh, which is three points ahead of Pakistan at 91 points on the MRF […]

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Bangladesh have consolidated their position at seventh in the ODI rankings raising hopes for earning a direct berth into the 2019 World Cup. The Tigers (91) lost a point in the rankings, but closely trail sixth-placed Sri Lanka (93) who dropped five points in ICC’s annual update published on Monday, after their home series against […]

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Bangladesh last toured Pakistan in 2007-08, for a five-ODI series. Since then, Pakistan have toured Bangladesh twice since, in 2011-12 and 2015 Pakistan will not tour Bangladesh this year as per schedule; the PCB said the series has been postponed indefinitely by mutual consent, reports ESPNcricinfo. Pakistan was to play two Tests, three ODIs and […]

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Lately, there has been talk about how Mustafizur Rahman’s performance has not been as effective as it was prior to his shoulder surgery. The youngster caught the world’s attention when he ran through a powerful Indian batting line-up in 2015 and he followed that with a brilliant campaign in the Indian Premier League, which got […]

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BCB president Nazmul Hasan declared world no.1 all-rounder in all format Shakib Al Hasan the captain of the Tigers T-20 team. The BCB chief also informed that salary, match fee for national team cricketers has been increased. The decision has been taken in a meeting of Bangladesh Cricket Board. Nazmul Hasan informed of the decision […]

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National selectors on Thursday recalled paceman Shafiul Islam in Bangladesh’s 15-man squad for the ICC Champions Trophy, scheduled in England in June. Fit-again Shafiul, who last played against England at home in October, replaced Subashis Roy in an otherwise unchanged squad that toured Sri Lanka recently. Chief selector Minhajul Abedin said they also considered swing […]

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Australia’s cricket side is expected to tour Bangladesh later this year for their first Test matches there in more than a decade, an official said Tuesday. The world’s number-two side is expected to play two Tests against the cricket minnows in August and September in Dhaka, Bangladesh Cricket Board chief executive officer Nizamuddin Chowdhury said. […]

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Fans of Bangladesh limited-overs captain Mashrafee bin Murtaza perform a human chain in front of the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium demanding the return of the player to Twenty20 internationals. — New Age photo The Bangladesh Cricket Board seemed to be in two minds regarding the retirement of Mashrafee bin Murtaza from Twenty20 internationals. BCB officials said […]

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