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Sukkur misses out on ton

Although Irfan Sukkur failed to bring up a century, Bangladesh A side were still on top at the end of the second day of their first four-dayer against the High Performance (HP) side at the Zahur...

‘Liton can be a top 10 batsman in the world’

The Daily Star (DS): Bangladesh won the series against Australia and New Zealand comfortably but the batsmen struggled to score runs.  Do you think there are concerns in the batting department...

‘The quicker they adjust, the better’

Mohammad Salahuddin (MS): Obviously expectations in general are high after winning series against Australia and New Zealand. That’s pretty normal because we have winning momentum and can hope that...

‘No better preparation than winning matches’

Despite a middling T20I debut in New Zealand earlier this year, left-arm spinner Nasum Ahmed has emerged as one of the go-to men in Bangladesh’s spin bowling department.

Foregoing fine-tuning for a series win?

Bangladesh are playing their last series ahead of the T20 World Cup in UAE but while there was a need to calibrate their

Latham happy to take the game to the last over

Bangladesh made history when they beat New Zealand by six wickets in the fourth T20I today to ensure their maiden T20I series triumph over New Zealand. The Tigers sealed the five-match series 3-1...

September 17, 2021
September 17, 2021

Sukkur misses out on ton

Although Irfan Sukkur failed to bring up a century, Bangladesh A side were still on top at the end of the second day of their first four-dayer against the High Performance (HP) side at the Zahur...

September 16, 2021
September 16, 2021

‘Liton can be a top 10 batsman in the world’

The Daily Star (DS): Bangladesh won the series against Australia and New Zealand comfortably but the batsmen struggled to score runs.  Do you think there are concerns in the batting department...

September 15, 2021
September 15, 2021

‘The quicker they adjust, the better’

Mohammad Salahuddin (MS): Obviously expectations in general are high after winning series against Australia and New Zealand. That’s pretty normal because we have winning momentum and can hope that...

September 12, 2021
September 12, 2021

Dananjaya as a reserve in Shanaka-led SL squad

The squad will be led by Dasun Shanaka as the team begin their campaign on 18 October against Namibia in Abu Dhabi in Group A of the First Round, where they have also drawn Ireland and the...

September 12, 2021
September 12, 2021

A blip or a precursor?

Getting a winning tonic ahead of the T20 World Cup in Oman and the UAE was all that Bangladesh had apparently planned for and with three series wins on the trot -- away to Zimbabwe followed by wins...

September 11, 2021
September 11, 2021

Tigers end NZ series with defeat

New Zealand clinched the fifth and final T20I by 27 runs at Mirpur yesterday in a surface that provided much more to batters than the previous matches. Bangladesh, coming into the match having...

September 11, 2021
September 11, 2021

‘Winning three series a real morale boost’

Although Bangladesh completed the five-match T20I series against New Zealand with a 27-run defeat in the final game, the Tigers will have gained in confidence after three consecutive T20I series wins.

September 10, 2021
September 10, 2021

Shakib rested as Kiwis opt to bat

New Zealand have won the toss and elected to bat first in the fifth and final T20I against Bangladesh at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur today.

September 10, 2021
September 10, 2021

Rashid Khan quits as Afghanistan captain after T20 World Cup squad announcement

Afghanistan captain Rashid Khan stepped down from his position with immediate effect on Thursday, shortly after the country's cricket board (ACB) named him in their squad for the Twenty20...

September 10, 2021
September 10, 2021

West Indies recall experienced Rampaul to T20 World Cup squad

West Indies recalled experienced pace bowler Ravi Rampaul to the team for the first time in six years as the defending champions on Thursday named their squad for the Twenty20 World Cup in the...