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Temperamental batsman Sabbir Rahman is having his first encounter with the media since losing his central contract earlier this month as punishment for assaulting a fan in a domestic first-class game. Photo: Star Sports Reporter Despite a six month ban from domestic cricket, losing his central contract, being handed a heavy fine of Tk 20 […]

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The next meeting of the MCC’s WCC will take place at Lord’s in August this year Shakib al Hasan made the wish in his first meeting of the Marylebone Cricket Club’s World Cricket Committee at Sydney Cricket Ground Tuesday. Bangladesh Test and T20I captain Shakib al Hasan has urged for proper wage structure, along with […]

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The pitch was flat at the BKSP but chief selector Minhajul Abedin still praised the efforts of Mominul Haque, who was unbeaten on 169 after the end of the opening day of the first-round match of the Bangladesh Cricket League (BCL) yesterday. The left-hander’s knock contained 18 fours and two sixes and put Islami Bank […]

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Much like the awaiting media during the first training session since the squad announcement at the Sher-e-Bangla National stadium yesterday, excitement was writ large on the faces of Mohammad Mithun and Anamul Haque, the two wicketkeeper-batsmen making a comeback to the national team after a nearly three-year gap. Both recalled players credited their good form […]

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Bangladesh cricketer Taskin Ahmed Alongside Soumya Sarkar, Taskin Ahmed and Liton Das, the selectors also axed batsman Mominul Haque and paceman Shafiul Islam. The BCB announced the 16-man Bangladesh squad Sunday afternoon for the tri-nation ODI series against visiting sides Sri Lanka and Zimbabwe, changing five players from their last squad that took part in […]

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The lone practice match between Bangladesh Red and Green at the Sher-e-Bangla National stadium in Mirpur yesterday, which the Reds won by 137 runs, was perhaps the final opportunity for some players to make an impression on national selectors. The practice game kicked off at 12pm, the same time the upcoming tri-nation ODI series fixtures […]

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Along with Shakib al Hasan and Mustafizur Rahman, there will be six other Bangladesh cricketers in the auction – opener Tamim Iqbal, batsman Sabbir Rahman, wicketkeeper-batsman Liton Das and all-rounders Mahmudullah, Mehedi Hasan Miraz and Abul Hasan Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib al Hasan and paceman Mustafizur Rahman have been released by IPL franchises Kolkata Knight Riders […]

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Bangladesh ODI skipper Mashrafe bin Mortaza bowls during the national camp practice session at Mirpur Academy Ground in Dhaka on Tuesday DHAKA TRIBUNE/ Md Manik Pace bowlers practiced spot bowling under technical director Khaled Mahmud and academy bowling coach Champaka Ramanayake as Mashrafe bin Mortaza admitted that pace bowlers need to perform consistently to achieve more […]

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Sabbir Rahman will not be included in the central contract pool as punishment for assaulting a young fan during a National Cricket League game in Rajshahi last month. In addition, the right-handed batsman was banned from domestic cricket for six months and also slapped with a heavy fine of Tk 20 lakh. BCB president Nazmul […]

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Sports Reporter Tamim Iqbal has matured over the past 10 years since making his international debut in 2007, and 2017 proved to be a crucial year for the left-hander when it came to his contributions to the Tigers. The highest run-getter for Bangladesh in all the three formats scored 1,286 runs in 2017 and hit […]

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Bangladesh pacer Taskin Ahmed speaks to reporters during a training session at the National Academy Cricket Ground in Mirpur on Saturday. — New Age photo Bangladesh pacer Taskin Ahmed said on Saturday that he was not taking any pressure to retain his position in the national team despite facing a stiff competition. The 22-year old […]

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  Bangladesh’s new Test skipper Shakib Al Hasan (2nd from R) spends some time with his teammates at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur on the first day of the conditioning camp ahead of the tri-series against Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka in January. Photo: Star The morning was thrilling as Mahedi Hasan joined the national […]

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