Day 5 washed out, match drawn

With play called off for the final day, Bangladesh draw the 1st Test of the 2-match series against South Africa at Chittagong Stadium.


Bangladesh will hope to build on the advantage they wrested during the Chittagong draw to end the recent string of successful results at home with another unprecedented outcome.

Day in Photos

See the best moments of the rain-affected day 3 of the 1st Test match between Bangladesh and South Africa at Chittagong stadium.

Squad Mustafizur

Mustafiz's Test call-up

Following his brilliant performance in the ODIs, pacer Mustafizur Rahman has been included in the 14-member squad for the first Test against South Africa, which is due to begin in Chittagong on August 21.

Records Bangladesh cricketers

Stats and records

Take a look at the stats and records of cricket matches between Bangladesh and South Africa.

History Bangladesh supporters

First encounters

Check out the first encounters between Bangladesh and South Africa on the cricket field in all formats of the game.

Shakib Al Hasan

Shakib must stand up as a bowler again

History beckons Shakib Al Hasan on his 42nd match when Tigers will lock horns with Proteas for the 2nd and final Test of the series on July 30 at Mirpur stadium.

Cristiano Ronaldo

Ronaldo, Lewandowski hit hat-tricks

Cristiano Ronaldo scores his third hat-trick in his last three games for club and country as Portugal held on with ten men for a crucial win in Group I.


Cricket, BAN vs SA

'Time to show why we're number one'

South Africa pacer Morne Morkel sent a warning to the Bangladesh dressing room yesterday and indicated that the Proteas were ready with a different plan for the second Test, which begins Thursday.


Froome wins 2nd title

Chris Froome said he felt "incredible" after winning his second Tour de France title on Sunday in a competition that has seen him accused of cheating, spat upon and doused with urine.