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  • BKSP: The commute from hell

    If a player is extremely lucky, a 50-over cricket match will take 14 hours of his time. Under normal -- many may say abnormal --

  • Rookies demolish East, Mithun dazzles Central

    When Islami Bank East Zone resumed on 110 for no loss on the third day of their Bangladesh Cricket League game against leaders North Zone at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur yesterday, it gave little indication of what actually unfolded.

  • Dominant bowling effort hands victory to North Zone

    North Zone Bangladesh pick up their second victory in the Bangladesh Cricket League (BCL) after bowling East Zone out twice in a single day to win by an innings and 28 runs at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur.

  • Mashrafe Bin Mortaza

    ‘With consistency they can serve Bangladesh for a long time’

    Bangladesh's ODI captain Mashrafe Bin Mortaza suggests that with consistency of form, the cricketers left out of the central contract can make a comeback.

  • Shakib Al Hasan

    Dhawan pranks Shakib during flight

    The Sunrisers Hyderabad outfit are certainly enjoying their time off the field and this time footage appears of India opener Shikhar Dhawan pranking Shakib Al Hasan in flight.

  • Shakib Al Hasan in Indian Premier League 2018

    Shakib stars in humorous radio show

    Watch as Bangladesh's ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan takes time off from his on-field duties for the Sunrisers Hyderabad to feature in a humourous radio show.

  • BCB president Nazmul Hassan Papon

    Four foreigners per side in BPL 2018

    The next edition of the Bangladesh Premier League will allow four foreign players in the playing eleven per match as opposed to the five that participated in the 2017 edition of the T20 league.

  • Bangladesh cricket team

    Imrul, Soumya among six to miss out on central contracts

    The Bangladesh Cricket Board announces that the national central contracts list has been whittled down from 16 contracted players in the previous year to 13 for 2018

  • IPL 2018

    Jahurul, Ariful lead the leaders

    The battle of the table-toppers spiced up at Bangladesh’s home of cricket in Mirpur today, when North Zone captain Zahurul Islam and his partner-in-crime for the sixth wicket Ariful Haque stroked centuries against Islami Bank East Zone.

  • BCB to merge HP, A teams

    Bangladesh Cricket Board chief selector Minhajul Abedin announced yesterday that they are going to merge the High Performance

  • IPL 2018

    No system for foreign staff

    National cricketers have been falling victim of injury one after the other, with wicketkeeper-batsman Mushfiqur Rahim becoming the

  • Nazmul, Ebadat revel on grass

    The pitch has been the centre of attention in both venues as the fifth round of the Bangladesh Cricket League started on green, grass-

  • 'Restrictions needed on cricketers playing football'

    Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) chief selector Minhajul Abedin has chimed in on the issue of cricketers suffering injuries while playing football, saying that something needs to be done about it.

  • Search for wins set to heat up

    It was cold and foggy when the first three rounds of the Bangladesh Cricket League (BCL) were played, but when the four-day meet

  • Salary increase unlikely for Tigers

    A proposal to increase the national players' salaries in the central contracts is unlikely to be tabled at Wednesday's Bangladesh Cricket

  • Football claims Mushy too?

    Mushfiqur Rahim joined the long list of injured national players and, according to sources close to the action, the second in as many

  • Mushfiqur Rahman

    Mushfiqur out with ankle strain

    Mushfiqur Rahim is the latest to join a long list of injured national players as the wicketkeeper-batsman is likely to be out of action for a considerable period after suffering an ankle strain.

  • Bangladesh National Cricket Team

    Cricketers’ salaries set to increase

    Bangladesh Cricket Board’s chairman of cricket operations Akram Khan informs that the salary of the national team cricketers is set to increase this April.

  • Mominul Haque

    It was wrong to think only of myself: Mominul

    Mominul Haque says that he is not thinking of becoming Bangladesh Cricket League's top scorer in the remaining two rounds because that would mean he is only playing for himself.

  • Shakib al-Hasan

    Shakib makes Kolkata media regret

    Kolkata based media reacts to Shakib leaving Kolkata Knight Riders after he returned to his former home and gave a dazzling performance in Sunrisers Hyderabad's victory.

  • Shakib Al Hasan in IPL 2018 Match

    Shakib leads Sunrisers to victory over Kolkata

    Bangladesh’s ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan's all-round performance leads Sunrisers Hyderabad to a five-wicket win over former team Kolkata Knight Riders.

  • 'The 22 yards is my domain'

    The Daily Star (TDS): One more hundred! You seem to be a man on a mission?

  • BCB asks for venue change in Afg series

    Bangladesh Cricket Board [BCB] president Nazmul Hassan informed yesterday that the board has asked the Board of Control for Cricket in

  • Orange is my colour now: Shakib

    Wrist spinners are slowly becoming the most potent weapons for all captains in limited overs cricket and their ability to extract turn without depending on pitch conditions make them a handful for the opposition batsmen, feels Bangladesh captain Shakib Al Hasan.

  • Runs galore in stalemates

    The fourth-round matches of the Bangladesh Cricket League (BCL) ended in a run-fest as four batsmen--run-machine Tushar Imran,

  • Tushar Imran

    Liton, Afif strike tons as match ends in draw

    Liton Das and Afif Hossain struck tons for East Zone following a ton from South Zone's Tushar Imran as the match ends in a draw.

  • Mushy fulfils home ton target

    Mushfiqur Rahim's unbeaten hundred was the highlight of the third day of the fourth-round Bangladesh Cricket League (BCL) matches

  • Mushy strikes resilient ton for North Zone

    Mushfiqur Rahim struck a magnificent ton under pressure as North Zone reach 286 for the loss of seven wickets against Central Zone in the Bangladesh Cricket League (BCL) fourth-round match at Bogra.

  • Glory clinch school title

    Glory School & College won the Prime Bank School Cricket 2018, Dhaka Metro Zone title beating Kadomtola R.B School & College by 28

  • Ayub marshals Central, Liton buoys East

    Central Zone piled up a massive first innings score of 529 against North Zone as Marshall Ayub followed Shadman Islam's first-day ton