Arafat Sunny

Bowlers grab limelight

The first round of the 20th National Cricket League may have been dominated by the batsmen, but it was the bowlers who made headlines on the first day of the second round of the first-class completion being played across four venues yesterday.

March 25, 2016
March 25, 2016

'Bowlers’ suspension the greatest setback’

BCB president Nazmul Hasan Papon expresses his frustration at the recent predicament to befallen Taskin Ahmed and Arafat Sunny and pointed out the bowlers’ suspension as the greatest setback for Bangladesh cricket team in this ICC WT20 2016 in India.

March 21, 2016
March 21, 2016

Fans protest suspension of Taskin, Sunny

Cricket fans form a human chain in Dhaka demanding withdrawal of the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) decision suspending Arafat Sunny and Taskin Ahmed.

March 21, 2016
March 21, 2016

Taskin ban: BCB to seek review

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) decides to move a ‘review’ appeal to the International Cricket Council (ICC) to reconsider pacer Taskin Ahmed's suspension from bowling in international cricket.

March 20, 2016
March 20, 2016

Double blow

Bangladesh's ICC World Twenty20 campaign received a setback yesterday as the International Cricket Council (ICC) announced that they had found the bowling actions of both Arafat Sunny and Taskin Ahmed to be illegal.

March 19, 2016
March 19, 2016

Saqlain, Shuvagata to board flight tonight

Saqlain Sajib and Shuvagata Hom will fly tonight to join the national cricket team at Bangalore as replacements for left-arm spinner Arafat Sunny and pacer Taskin Ahmed in the ICC WT20 2016 in India.

March 19, 2016
March 19, 2016

Bowling action of Taskin, Sunny illegal: ICC

The International Cricket Council (ICC) announces today that independent assessments have found the bowling actions of Bangladesh’s Arafat Sunny and Taskin Ahmed to be illegal and, as such, both the bowlers have been suspended from bowling in international cricket with immediate effect.

March 13, 2016
March 13, 2016

Taskin wishes for the best

Amid growing tensions regarding ICC officials’ concern about the bowling actions of Taskin Ahmed and Arafat Sunny being suspect, which has left the Bangladesh team livid, pacer Taskin wishes for the best.

March 10, 2016
March 10, 2016

Taskin, Sunny under scanner for suspect action

The ICC officials express their concerns about the bowling actions of Taskin Ahmed and Arafat Sunny being suspect, which leaves Bangladesh team livid.

July 5, 2015
July 5, 2015

South Africa beat Bangladesh by 52 runs

Bangladesh all out for 96 chasing South Africa's 148/4 in the opening game of the 2-match T20I series at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium today.

July 4, 2015
July 4, 2015

Making the most of now

Facing the monumental task of beating the Proteas at home, Bangladesh can least afford to look back at history and be distracted from the job at hand.