Towards even stronger ties

That Bangladesh is a football-loving nation, with massive fanbases of two of the most entertaining and decorated national teams, namely Brazil and Argentina, was common knowledge inside Bangladesh prior to the 2022 World Cup.

bKash partners with AFA

The Argentine Football Association (AFA) and bKash Limited (bKash), the largest mobile financial services provider in Bangladesh, announced their partnership to promote further financial inclusion through sports yesterday.

Tucker hoping ‘something magical happens overnight’ to the flat track

Ireland had appeared to be on the verge of defeat with top-order failing to counter Shakib Al Hasan and Taijul Islam in the final session on day two. From there, they found a way on day three to make Bangladesh toil on a hot and humid day.

Taijul strikes late in first session; Ireland 65 for 3 at Lunch

Bangladesh’s left-arm spinner Taijul Islam struck late in the first session on the opening day of their one-off Test against Ireland as Bangladesh went to the lunch break with the visitors needing a good partnership at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur today.

Shoriful, Ebadot strike in the first hour

Bangladesh pacers Shoriful Islam and Ebadot Hossain found their mark in the first hour of the one-off Test against Ireland, bagging a wicket each before drinks were called.

Stirling gives Ireland flying start

The veteran batter was 42 off 25 deliveries as the visitors, 2-0 down in the three-match series, moved to 66 for two in eight overs.

Shakib’s wait for sixth Test ton continues

Bangladesh Test and T20I skipper Shakib Al Hasan’s wait for his sixth Test ton continues as the star all-rounder fell just 13 short of the landmark score in their lone Test against Ireland at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur today.

Shakib, Mushfiqur star in century stand as Tigers dominate first session of Day 2

Despite losing Mominul Haque early, Bangladesh dominated the morning session on the second day of their lone Test against Ireland at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur today.

Shakib, Mushfiqur rebuilding after Mominul departs early on Day 2

Bangladesh Test skipper Shakib Al Hasan and veteran batter Mushfiqur Rahim started rebuilding after Mominul Haque departed early on the second day of their lone Test against Ireland at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur today.

Dream comes true for Balbirnie’s parents in Mirpur

Candy Lappin, his mother was enjoying the cricket too, having seen the young players turn into international stars.

Miraz, Taijul bowl in tandem to leave Ireland reeling

Bangladesh spinners Taijul Islam and Mehedi Hasan Miraz combined to scalp three wickets in quick succession to leave Ireland struggling in the second session on the opening day of their one-off Test at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur today.

40 overs done, Shakib yet to come into bowling attack 

Oddly enough, Bangladesh Test skipper Shakib Al Hasan is yet to introduce himself even after over 40 overs bowled during the Tigers’ one-off Test against Ireland at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur today.

Records galore in Bangladesh’s thumping win over Ireland

Bangladesh’s Test and T20I skipper Shakib Al Hasan and opener Liton Das reached individual milestones as the Tigers saw a number of records break in their thumping 77-run win over Ireland in the rain-affected second T20I at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chattogram today. 

Shakib now the highest wicket-taker in T20Is

Bangladesh's Test and T20I skipper Shakib Al Hasan has reached a new milestone as he became the highest wicket-taker in T20Is during the Tigers' second T20I against Ireland at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chattogram today.

Ireland in tatters in chase of 203

Ireland lost four quick wickets in their chase of a mammoth target in the rain-affected second T20I against hosts Bangladesh at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chattogram today.

Liton’s record fifty sees Bangladesh amass 202 in 17-over game

Liton Das set the new record for the fastest fifty by a Bangladeshi in T20Is as the Tigers shattered a number of milestones during their second match of the three-match T20I against Ireland at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chattogram today.