Will dearth of power hitters impede Tigers' chances?

After a disastrous Test series, the focus for Bangladesh now shifts toward the three-match T20I series. Will the Tigers be able to take inspiration from the last West Indies tour and turn things around this time as well?

Scrutinizing Bangladesh’s AFC Asian Cup Qualifiers journey

The AFC Asian Cup is a tournament to determine excellence in Asian football. Although Bangladesh played in the main round of the tournament for the first time in 1980, the team has never qualified for the main round since then.

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Mogachori to SAFF: Tale of the football wondergirls of hill-tracks

One of the biggest success in the history of Bangladesh women’s football came in the hands of under-19 women footballers in 2021. Young Tigresses snatched the title by defeating India 1-0 in the final of SAF U-19 Women's Championship. The winning goal came from Anai Mogini's feet.

Can women’s football in Bangladesh sustain the progress?

Crisp passing, brilliant dribbling, coordinated attacks through either flanks and tight defending resulted in truly scintillating performances for Bangladesh on the way to clinching the title of the SAFF U-19 Women's Championship. But it was far from an easy task for the girls, who had to cross multiple hurdles to reach these heights.

‘I plan to play the World Cup’

From humble beginnings in Mymensingh’s Kalsindur high school team, Maria Manda has led Bangladesh’s age-level women’s football teams to multiple international trophies.

‘We can fully start preparing for first Test’

Bangladesh cricketers are now free to start preparations in full force for the two-match Test series against New Zealand, scheduled to start from January 1, as the results of the Covid-19 tests that the Tigers underwent yesterday returned negative today. 

January 2, 2022
January 2, 2022

Wagner all praise for Bangladesh batters

New Zealand pacer Neil Wagner has praised Bangladesh batters for the composed and gritty effort put in following the end of the second day’s play of the first Test at Mount Maunganui on Sunday.

December 29, 2021
December 29, 2021

Can BCB properly utilise Coach Jamie Siddons?

From working on Shakib's backlift, to helping him better tackle express fast bowlers, to bringing consistency to a young stroke-maker like Tamim, Coach Siddons had a significant impact in the batting unit during his tenure as head coach from 2007 to 2011.

December 25, 2021
December 25, 2021

Can women’s football in Bangladesh sustain the progress?

Crisp passing, brilliant dribbling, coordinated attacks through either flanks and tight defending resulted in truly scintillating performances for Bangladesh on the way to clinching the title of the SAFF U-19 Women's Championship. But it was far from an easy task for the girls, who had to cross multiple hurdles to reach these heights.

December 24, 2021
December 24, 2021

‘I plan to play the World Cup’

From humble beginnings in Mymensingh’s Kalsindur high school team, Maria Manda has led Bangladesh’s age-level women’s football teams to multiple international trophies.

December 20, 2021
December 20, 2021

‘We can fully start preparing for first Test’

Bangladesh cricketers are now free to start preparations in full force for the two-match Test series against New Zealand, scheduled to start from January 1, as the results of the Covid-19 tests that the Tigers underwent yesterday returned negative today. 

November 9, 2021
November 9, 2021

Cataclysm in Bangladesh Cricket: Leaping into quick-fix again?

The disastrous performance of the Bangladesh team in the T20 World Cup has left everyone disappointed -- from fans to journalists, from cricketers to cricket officials.

October 31, 2021
October 31, 2021

Shakib ruled out of T20 World Cup

Premier all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan has been ruled out of the ongoing T20 World Cup due to a hamstring injury, confirmed the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) through a press release today.

October 31, 2021
October 31, 2021

‘Want to finish with wins’

Bangladesh’s dreams of reaching the semifinal of the ICC T20 World Cup were virtually dashed following their heart-breaking three-run defeat to West Indies on Friday, which was their third consecutive defeat in the mega-event.

October 29, 2021
October 29, 2021

‘I can help my second home’

Margarita Mamun (MM): It is my first visit after the Rio Olympic Games and I’m really happy and amazed to have received such a warm welcome from Bangladeshi people. I’m really happy to be here with my family. My mother is here, after 15 years, as well as my husband and our two-year-old son, who are here for the first time.

October 20, 2021
October 20, 2021

Tigers seek top-order stability in must-win game against PNG

Bangladesh will be looking to make a statement on Thursday in their last qualifying game against Papua New Guinea (PNG), in which a convincing win will surely be on the cards for Mahmudullah Riyad and his troops at the Al Amerat Cricket Stadium in Muscat.