Day 2 washed out

Match officials call off play for day 2 of the 2nd Test between Bangladesh and South Africa at Mirpur stadium due to incessant rain from early morning.

Rain disrupts play


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

Catch the best moments of day 1 of the 2nd Test match between Bangladesh and South Africa at Mirpur 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.

Rain game continues

Just as a full day's play on Thursday provided an ounce of hope for the usual settings of a Test match to ensue in this series, cyclone Komen, it seemed had other ideas. For the third time in this series, a day had to be called off due to incessant rainfall. After waiting for roughly three hours, play was called off at 12:10 PM yesterday at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur.

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

'Our decisions were wrong'

Top-order batsman Mominul Haque lamented the 'wrong decisions' taken by Bangladesh's batsmen on the first day of the second Test in Mirpur yesterday. While the hosts began well and managed to put up two partnerships, they lost their wickets while attempting to play shots that weren't required.

Cricket, BAN vs SA

'It's cool to have 400 wickets'

There isn't much of a difference between a Dale Steyn press conference and his performance on the field. He shoots those answers straight, accurate