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India beat Pakistan by 7 wickets in the 1st Super10 match of the ICC World Twenty20 amid of the tumultuous crowd at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Mirpur on Friday.   The two partnership score — in the opening (54) and in the 4th wicket stand (66) — played the conducive roleto sealed the […]

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Hosts Bangladesh qualified for the Super 10 of the ICC World Twenty20 despite an embracing two-wicket defeat against associate member Hong Kong in the last Group–A match at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chittagong on Thursday.   This is the first victory for Hong Kong in any form of international cricket after losing all the […]

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Bangladesh take on Hong Kong on Group A’s final matchday of the World Twenty20 on Thursday, looking to seal their place in the Super 10. The hosts have defeated Afghanistan and Nepal with no trouble in their first two matches of the World Twenty20 qualifiers. For Bangladesh, this game against what truly look like the […]

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Hosts Bangladesh almost confirmed their Super-10 berth from Group A of the ICC World Twenty20 beating associate member Nepal by eight wickets in their 2nd group match at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chittagong on Tuesday.   Replying to Nepalese poor total of 126 runs, Bangladesh faced no trouble to reach their target scoring 132 […]

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Hosts Bangladesh will take on ICC associate member Nepal on Tuesday in their second Group-A match of the ICC World Twenty20 at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chittagong.   The match will begin at 7:30pm.   Earlier, in the opening day of the meet, Bangladesh outplayed first growing ICC associate member Afghanistan by 9 wickets […]

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Getting a run from bye in the last ball, Ireland upset Zimbabwe by 3 wickets in the first round Group B match of the ICC World Twenty20 at the Sylhet Stadium on Monday.   Replying to Zimbabwe’s 163 runs, Ireland reached their target of 164 for 7 wickets in 20 overs.   Opener Paul Stirling […]

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Spirited Bangladesh brighten their chance to reach the super-10 of the ICC World Twenty20 frustrating fast growing Afghanistan by a huge nine wickets In a short lived opening match of the 16-nation meet at the home of Bangladesh cricket — Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium – at Mirpur on Sunday.   With the day’s well-merited victory, […]

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Bangladesh defeated Ireland by 44 runs in their second and last warm-up ahead of the World Twenty20. The hosts put up a decent effort in all aspects of the game after a while to beat Ireland comprehensively on Friday. Bangladesh, opting to bat first, posted 179 for three in their 20 with superb cameos from […]

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BCB oragnised the concert to create the hype of the 16-nation cricket extravaganza Oscar-winning music composer AR Rahman of India performs with his team in the BCB Celebration Concert at the Bangabandhu National Stadium on Wednesday Oscar-winning music composer AR Rahman of India, American R&B and hip hop singer Akon mesmerized the 30,000 plus audience […]

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Prime Minister Sheikh Hainsa has inaugurated the T-20 World Cup 2014. The premier announced the opening of the event at the Bangabandhu National Stadium at 7:15pm. The tournament will have 16 teams including all ten full members and six associate members. Australia, England, India, New Zealand, Pakistan, South Africa, Sri Lanka and West Indies are […]

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The Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) was skipped this season because of a match-fixing scandal but Indian Premier League (IPL) organisers have indicated that a part of the tournament, also tainted with match fixing, may be held in Bangladesh. Lack of sufficient security cover for IPL because of the Indian general election has forced the organisers […]

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  National cricket idol and THINK WISE campaign spokesperson Shakib Al Hasan on Tuesday renewed his commitment to making the young generation aware of the danger of HIV and AIDS.   His commitment came at a press conference in presence of officials from International Cricket Council (ICC), Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB), Unicef and UNAIDS officials […]

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