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Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday sought cooperation and support from the people of country, including the sports-loving ones, in successfully hosting the ensuing ICC World Twenty20 to be held in Bangladesh from March 16 to April 6 this year.   “I seek cooperation from people, especially from the sports loving fans in successfully hosting […]

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Infrastructural development and beautification to be completed by March 8 Work has begun on developing infrastructure and beautifying Dhaka city to get the capital ready to host the upcoming ICC T20 World Cup in March. The Local Government Division is implementing the Tk115 crore project, taking Tk92 crore from government funds and the rest from […]

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Bangladesh lost the second cliff-hanger in three days to Sri Lanka who chased down 121 to seal the Twenty20 international 2-0 on Friday. Thisara Perara (35 off 28 balls) and Sachithra Senanayake (12) batted with guts to take their team over the line in the last ball at Zohur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium at Chittagong. Sri […]

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Sri Lanka 168 for 7 (Kusal 64, Sunny 2-17) beat Bangladesh 166 for7 (Anamul 58, Kulasekara 2-29) by two runs Scorecard and ball-by-ball details Dinesh Chandimal was in the middle of several mini conferences during the Bangladesh chase, and at the end of the 16th over, he held his own by bringing back Lasith Malinga. […]

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Sri Lanka edged out Bangladesh by two runs in a last-ball thriller in their first T20 at the Zohur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chittagong on Wednesday. Anamul Haque smashed a fine 58, having batted brilliantly to bring the Tigers back in it after the visitors, put in to bat first, scored 168 for seven in […]

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Tamim says that he wants to concentrate on his batting It was quite an eventful day in Chittagong after Bangladesh managed to draw the second Test against Sri Lanka as Tamim Iqbal resigned as vice-captain and coach Shane Jurgensen was furious with the media for showing up to an unofficial practice session yesterday at the […]

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Bangladesh ride on the century from Mominul to accomplish draw at the second Test Survival was the order of the final day for Bangladesh and the home side rode on a calm century from Mominul Haque to accomplish the feat and draw the second Test against Sri Lanka yesterday. However, the result hardly mattered as […]

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Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Saturday named Mashrafe Bin Mortaza as Bangladesh captain for the two-match Twenty20 International series against Sri Lanka to be held at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium,  Chittagong on February 12 and 14.     The BCB selected Mashrafe for the post as regular captain of Bangladesh cricket team Mushfiqur Rahim […]

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Bangladesh were 12 for no loss after Sri Lanka declared with a lead of 466 runs with eight over remaining before stumps on day four of the second Test at the Zohur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium on Friday. Tamim Iqbal (7) and Shamsur Rahman (4) will start the morning initiations after having survived the last eight […]

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Twin tons by Shamsur Rahman and Imrul Kayes and a Bangladesh record of 232-run second wicket stand drove the hosts to 409 for eight wickets against Sri Lanka in their first innings of the second Test on Thursday. Mahmudullah (30*) and Al-Amin Hossain (3*) will start morning initiations on day four at the Zohur Ahmed […]

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Shakib admits that Bangladesh needed to improve in all areas in the second Test against Sri Lanka Shakib al Hasan admitted that Bangladesh needed to improve in all areas in the second Test against Sri Lanka, especially fielding, after the Tigers were crushed in the first match by an innings and 248 runs in a […]

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Tickets will only be available online at www.icc-cricket.com/world-t20 The second and last phase of ICC World Twenty20 Bangladesh ticket selling process will be underway from February 5. The second phase however was supposed to start yesterday, but it wasn’t possible due to streamline technicalities in order to ensure more convenience and access to tickets for […]

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