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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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The two Asian sides will meet in opening match of World Twenty20 first round Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim eyes revenge over Afghanistan when the two Asian sides will meet in the opening match of the ICC World Twenty20 first round. The Tigers’ awful time on the field cost them dearly against the Afghans as the […]

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Lahiru hits ton Sri Lanka clinched their 5th Asia Cup title with an all-win record dethroning unpredictable Pakistan by five wickets in the final of the five-nation meet at the their happy hunting ground — Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium at Mirpur — on Saturday.   Earlier, a devastating five–wicket haul by fast bowler Lasith Malinga […]

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Fawad Alam’s maiden ODI century guided defending champion Pakistan to score a challenging total of 260 for 5 in the stipulated 50 overs in the final of the five-nation Asia Cup Cricket against Sri Lanka  at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Mirpur on Monday.   When Pakistan were in deep trouble losing top three […]

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Defending champions Pakistan take on Sri Lanka in Asia Cup 2014 final on Saturday The final of the Asia Cup promises to be a cracker of a contest as defending champions Pakistan take on Sri Lanka – who have won all their matches at the competition so far after whitewashing home side Bangladesh in the […]

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The Local Government Division (LGD) has reportedly not responded to the Chittagong City Corporation (CCC)’s request for fund to beautify the port city ahead of the Twenty20 World Cup. Fifteen T20 matches will be held at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury stadium in the city. The CCC has started repairing rundown streets, sculptures and other installations […]

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Bangladesh fought brilliantly but failed to snap their losing streak as Sri Lanka chased down 205 runs in the final group match of Asia Cup. Captain Angelo Mathews guided them with an unbeaten 74 to take his team to 208 for seven 49 overs at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Mirpur on Thursday. The […]

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  Bangladesh continued their dismal performance in the five-nation Asia Cup Cricket scoring 204 runs for 9 in stipulated 50 overs against finalists Sri Lanka in their last match at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Mirpur on Thursday.   An apparently demoralized Bangladesh team made three changes in its line-up that lost to Pakistan, […]

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  Bangladesh Women’s Cricket team won the two-match ODI series 2-0 against touring Pakistan Women team beating them by three wickets in the 2nd and last match at Sheikh Kamal International Cricket Stadium in Cox’s Bazar on Thursday.   Earlier in the first ODI, Bangladesh made good start beating Pakistan by 43 runs in the […]

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India defeated Afghanistan by 8 wickets with 106 balls to spare Indian opening pair has scored a 121 partnership to help their side seal a comprehensive victory over Afghanistan. They reached 100 in just 21 overs. Both the openers Shikhar Dhawan and Ajinkya Rahane made fifties. Afghanistan have scored 159 runs all-out in 45.2 overs […]

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Rumana Ahmed and Lata Mondal steered Bangladesh women to a 43-run win in their first ODI against Pakistan women in Cox’s Bazar to go one up in the two-match series. This was Bangladesh women’s third ODI win and their first against Pakistan. Sent in to bat first at the Sheikh Kamal International Cricket Stadium, Bangladesh […]

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Pakistan made their highest successful run chase to beat Bangladesh by three wickets in the penultimate ball of a drama-filled match to race to the Asia Cup final on Tuesday. A blinder from Shahid Afridi hammered 59 off only 25 balls bludgeoning two boundaries and seven sixes before being run out. Umar AKmal smashed a […]

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