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  Allrounder Shakib Al Hasan has been banned for three matches by the BCB for “making an inappropriate gesture on live television” during the second ODI against Sri Lanka in Mirpur.   He has also been fined BDT 300,000 ($3800).   Shakib was summoned to appear before a disciplinary committee on the eve of the […]

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  Touring Sri Lanka clinched the three-match ODI series 2-0 with one match to spare beating hosts Bangladesh by 61 runs in the 2nd ODI at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Mirpur on Thursday.   With the day’s feat, Islanders Sri Lanka achieved their cent percent success in Bangladesh tour by winning the series […]

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Touring Sri Lanka made a good start in the three-match ODI series beating hosts Bangladesh by 13 runs in a low scoring first ODI at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Mirpur on Monday   Replying to Sri Lanka’s face-saving 180 runs for all in 40 overs, the Bengal Tigers suffered another frustrating defeat after two-match […]

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Bangladesh lost their first ODI against Sri Lanka by 13 runs after suffering a middle-order collapse at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium on Monday. Sri Lanka, put in to bat first, folded up for 180 in the 43-over-per-side match. In reply, Bangladesh slipped from 114 for two to be all out for 167 after 39.1 […]

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Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has named a 15-strong squad for the upcoming Twenty20 World Cup. The Bangladesh squad consists of both the young and the experienced, according to chairman of selectors Faruque Ahmed. Mushfiqur Rahim, who is back in contention after an injury lay-off, will lead the team. Salma Khatun will lead the women team. […]

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Bangladesh rode on a 216-run opening stand between Shadman Islam and Joyraz Sheikh Bangladesh rode on a commanding 216-run opening stand between Shadman Islam and Joyraz Sheikh to start their Under-19 World Cup campaign with an emphatic 10-wicket victory over Afghanistan in Abu Dhabi yesterday. After roping the Afghans to 212 runs with an impressive […]

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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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