Bangladesh all rounder Shakib Al Hasan

March 2, 2022
March 2, 2022

Rides and tunes on Shakib’s mind

Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan returned to Dhaka yesterday morning  alongside the team following a three-match ODI series in Chattogram and refreshingly he was available to reporters and fielded questions after turning up in the afternoon to fulfil a commercial commitment.

June 13, 2021
June 13, 2021

Shakib the culprit, but BCB the enabler

There is an age-old cricket batting tip: play according to the merit of the ball. This does not only apply to batting; the statement stands true for all

June 12, 2021
June 12, 2021

How logical was Shakib’s reaction?

Shakib Al Hasan's controversial actions during the match between Mohammedan and Abahani in Dhaka Premier League T20 has caused a stir. The unpleasant incidents are being discussed not only in the country but also in the international arena.

July 19, 2020
July 19, 2020

Shakib’s father tests positive for coronavirus

Bangladesh ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan’s father, Mashrur Reza, has tested positive for coronavirus.

January 26, 2020
January 26, 2020

Shakib elated by PM's gesture

Bangladesh cricketer Shakib Al Hasan was overwhelmed after he was sent delicious food cooked by Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina herself.

December 22, 2019
December 22, 2019

Shakib in Wisden’s ODI team of the decade

Bangladesh’s Shakib Al Hasan -- banned from all cricket for two years, with one year of that suspended – has been named in Wisden’s ODI team of the decade.

October 20, 2019
October 20, 2019

'I only have a pillow and a side of the bed'

In an uncharacteristically frank conversation with The Daily Star at his residence, Shakib Al Hasan answers candidly about his life away from cricket, such as his musical preferences and his life at home.

July 31, 2019
July 31, 2019

Shakib receives key to the city

Shakib Al Hasan became the first player in the country to receive the key to a city. In the presence of hundreds of fans, cricket enthusiasts and young cricketers at the MA Aziz Stadium in Chattogram, the mayor of the city handed over the “key to the city” to Shakib during a ceremony yesterday.

June 24, 2019
June 24, 2019

Shakib only player with 1k runs, 30 wickets at World Cups

He had become the first Bangladesh batsman to reach the landmark of 1000 runs in World Cups during Bangladesh’s innings against Afghanistan. More was in store for Shakib as he picked up wickets with the ball after scoring 51 during Bangladesh’s innings.

June 18, 2019
June 18, 2019

Magnificent Shakib, Majestic Tigers

Three sixes off three successive balls, two of them hooked off bouncers delivered by a genuinely fast bowler. 15 minutes later, the score read 305 for three after 40 overs. Nine balls later, a total of 321 was chased down in just 41.3 overs.