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  • Bangladesh Cricketers Celebrate after a wicket  in ICC Cricket World Cup 2019

    ‘We still have a chance’

    “I think we still have a chance. I don’t think any of my teammates are thinking along those lines [a fifth-place finish]. We have a chance if we win three matches. If God forbid we don’t have anything to play for, then we will think about No 5.”

  • Mashrafe Mortaza in press conference ahead Bangladesh vs Australia Match

    ‘Real damage was done after 38th over’

    Mashrafe said. “If Mosaddek was there, I could have used off-spinners from both ends. I still think it was okay, but I would say that the real damage was done after the 38th over.”

  • Mushfiqur Rahim hits century against Australia in ICC Cricket World Cup 2019

    Tigers fall short after spirited chase

    When Mahmudullah Riyad hit the biggest six of the match, a 95-metre straight hit off Adam Zampa in the 42nd over, and Mushfiqur Rahim neared his seventh ODI ton, it was easy to wonder what could have been had Australia been held to 30 runs fewer. After a 48-run loss

  • Wining Moment of Team Tigers

    Tigers getting back into the groove

    Rain has been a constant companion of the Bangladesh team since their fourth World Cup match against Sri Lanka was washed out in Bristol on June 11, and it was a presence in Taunton yesterday during their first practice session since that game.

  • Clash of styles as Tigers take on England

    Bangladesh are back at the scene of prior conquests, the stadium nestled in the middle of Sophia Gardens in Cardiff. Now known as the Cardiff Wales Stadium, it is doubtful whether the former Sophia Gardens -- where they shocked Australia in 2005 and defeated New Zealand

  • A deserving reward

    When South Africa captain Faf du Plessis won the toss and elected to field, a few of the more faint-hearted nature feared that

  • Eng crush Afghanistan

    Jofra Archer and Joe Root took three wickets apiece as Afghanistan slumped to 160 all out in a World Cup warm-up match at the Oval on Monday.

  • Mehrab Hossain Opi about 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup

    ‘Other teams are playing better’

    In the lead-up to the 2019 World Cup, we take a look back on World Cups past through the eyes of Bangladesh’s former World Cup stars. Mehrab Hossain, became the first Bangladeshi player to score a century in a one-day international when he struck 101 runs against Zimbabwe.

  • ‘350-plus totals will be tough to chase’

    In the lead-up to the 2019 World Cup, we take a look back on World Cups past through the eyes of Bangladesh’s former World Cup stars. Akram Khan had featured for the nation’s inaugural World Cup campaign in 1999 and another time after that in the 2003 edition. Akram, who is national selector

  • Mohammad Ashraful on ICC World Cup

    Tigers’ World Cup Stripes: Ashraful’s World Cup anecdote

    In the lead-up to the 2019 World Cup, we take a look back on World Cups past through the eyes of Bangladesh’s former World Cup stars. Undoubtedly one of the most talented cricketers to have emerged in Bangladesh’s cricket history, Mohammad Ashraful has singlehandedly led Bangladesh to numerous victories.

  • 30-member squad named

    The national selectors picked a 30-member preliminary squad for the ICC World Cup to be held in England from May.

  • Bangladesh's star all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan starts treatment

    Shakib's 2019 WC in jeopardy

    A left little finger injury that just a month ago seemed to be a minor one has now worsened to the point that ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan's participation in the 2019 ICC World Cup, set to begin on May 30 in England, is currently in jeopardy.

  • 'It's going to be challenging'

    1992 was a time when the Bangladesh cricket fraternity were dreaming of World Cup qualification; a time when the current national

  • Bangladesh cricket team

    Bangladesh’s 2019 World Cup schedule

    Here are Bangladesh's fixtures for the league stage of the 2019 World Cup.

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