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  • Bangladesh Cricket Team Former Captain Mohammad Ashraful

    A case of curious selection

    It came as a surprise when selectors included former Bangladesh captain Mohammad Ashraful in the High Performance (HP) squad for a four-day game to be played at the Sheikh Abu Naser stadium in Khulna. The game will start from tomorrow and the squad will be split into two teams – Red team and Green Team.

  • Shakib Al Hasan talks before Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka Match in Asia Cup 2018

    We have to give our best: Shakib

    Tigers’ Vice Captain Shakib Al Hasan talks about the team’s preparations and expectations for their Asia Cup venture. Watch the Star Live video for Shakib’s full interview.

  • Shakib Al Hasan's Injury before Asia Cup 2018

    'I am 20-30% fit right now'

    Shakib Al Hasan has been the one name in Bangladesh cricket that has always remained the centre of discussion when it comes to planning for upcoming series.

  • Mashrafe Bin Mortaza in Bangladesh vs West Indies

    ‘Mashrafe changed the atmosphere’

    Bangladesh had a memorable tour of the West Indies as after having lost the Test series disappointingly, they made a remarkable comeback by clinching the ODI and T20 series.

  • All-rounder Shakib Al Hasan

    We did not find the momentum, says Shakib

    Bangladesh were restricted to just 143 in a wicket which had pace and bounce but favoured run-making batsmen in the first T20I at St Kitts today. Skipper Shakib Al Hasan stated that his team did not find momentum due to losing early wickets.

  • Sabbir Rahman

    Sabbir says his account was hacked

    Bangladesh batsman Sabbir Rahman says, that his Facebook account had been hacked and used to threaten a fan after screenshots of messages between Sabbir's account and a user's emerged.

  • Bangladesh skipper Mashrafe Bin Mortaza

    ‘Winning a series isn’t everything’

    Bangladesh skipper Mashrafe Bin Mortaza says that there was a lot to improve upon despite admitting that the 2-1 ODI series win away from home against the West Indies was a good achievement.

  • Russell injury hits West Indies ahead of series decider

    Windies all-rounder Andre Russell rules out of the final match against Bangladesh due to a knee injury.

  • Team Tigers against Sri Lanka in Nidahas Tr-Nation Series 2018

    Bangladesh to play Sri Lanka in Asia Cup opener

    The schedule for 2018 Asia Cup releases with Bangladesh set to play against Sri Lanka in the 2018 Asia Cup opener on September 15in the United Arab Emirates.

  • Bangladesh Women's Cricket Team

    World Cup in West Indies excites Tigresses

    Tigresses are on a roll after their recent successes have garnered the attention of not only fans in Bangladesh but the cricketing fraternity as well. Now they will prepare to embark on a new mission, this time to play in a World Cup.

  • Bangladesh vs West Indies ODI Squad declared

    Anamul, Nazmul, Rahi in Tigers’ WI tour ODI squad

    Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) announces Tigers’ ODI squad for the tour of West Indies which begins on July 22.

  • West Indies set for two-Test clash with Bangladesh

    West Indies and Bangladesh commence a two-Test series on Wednesday with the hosts expect to continue the trend of greener, bouncier pitches and a pace attack seeking to put the visitors on the back foot from the outset.

  • Shakib Al Hasan

    Afghanistan ‘favourites’ according to Shakib

    For Bangladesh T20 captain Shakib Al Hasan, Afghanistan are the favourites in the upcoming T20I series against the Tigers.

  • Walsh’s batting tips help out Riyad

    Tigers are currently undergoing a training camp ahead of the T20 series against Afghanistan without the presence of a batting-centric coach. T20 vice-captain Mahmudullah Riyad said the players were helping each other out and shared story of how coach Courtney Walsh’s suggestion worked for him during a nets session.

  • Bangladesh vs West Indies ODI Squad declared

    Taskin, Imrul out, Mosaddek makes a return

    Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) announces the squad for the three-match T20 series against Afghanistan and left-hander Imrul Kayes and pacer Taskin Ahmed are excluded from the squad while Mosaddek Hossain makes a return.

  • Bangladesh Cricket Team Consultant Gary Kirsten

    Kirsten’s appointment in consultancy role in the final stages

    Bangladesh Cricket Board says that South African Gary Kirsten appointment as a consultant is in the final stages

  • Mashrafe Bin Mortaza-mario

    ‘Huge improvement in terms of attitude’

    Tigers’ strength and conditioning coach Mario Villavarayan said that there has been a huge change in attitude from the players regarding fitness.

  • Bangladesh's debut Test

    How Tigers and cricket's other Test nations fared on their debuts

    Ireland is set to become just the 11th nation to play Test cricket when they face Pakistan at Dublin's Malahide and we revisit how the previous 10 Test nations fared on their debuts.

  • The sweat behind the glamour

    Bangladesh's elite cricketers are enjoying a much-needed break in the off season, but they will be back to the grind by May 13 when

  • Shakib Al Hasan wants Mashrafe Mortaza in test match

    Shakib wants Mash in Tests: Mahmud

    Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) director Khaled Mahmud has become the latest in a chorus of voices calling for Mashrafe Bin Mortaza's

  • '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 Captain Mashrafe Bin Mortaza

    Need Mash more in T20Is: Minhajul

    Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) chief selector Minhajul Abedin yesterday reignited the Mashrafe Bin Mortaza debate, namely whether

  • Courtney Walsh

    Walsh can continue as head coach, Mahmud opines

    Khaled Mahmud suggests that Courtney Walsh was fantastic during the Nidahas Trophy and in case a head coach is not found within April then Walsh can continue fulfilling the role.

  • Mahmudullah Riyad against Sri Lanka in their Nidahas Trophy match

    'Mentally much stronger now'

    Former Bangladesh captain Habibul Bashar believes that Tigers are finally breaking into their mould in T20 format.

  • Bangladesh players

    The boys played like heroes, says BCB president

    Despite the Tigers’ defeat to India in the final of the Nidahas Trophy tournament, the team managed to put up a brave fight in most of the matches and BCB president Nazmul Hassan says that the players played like heroes.

  • Nurul Hasan Sohan and Thisara Perera

    Sohan reveals angry exchanges with Thisara

    Bangladesh cricketer Nurul Hasan Sohan, upon returning to Dhaka reveales what was said between him and Thisara Perera.

  • Mushfiqur Rahim

    'We are slowly gaining confidence in T20s'

    Mushfiqur Rahim suggests that Tigers are slowly getting the hang of the T20 format and believes that with more confidence they will make a stronger comback.

  • Team Tigers against Sri Lanka in Nidahas Tr-Nation Series 2018

    ‘RIP SL Cricket’ writer demands Dalmiya’s 1000 demerit points

    Lankan media demands 1000 posthumous demerit points for former ICC and BCCI president Jagmohan Dalmiya for handing Test status to Bangladesh.

  • Mushfiqur Rahim and Mahmudullah Riyad

    Can Tigers harness T20 unpredictably?

    Toss could play an important role in the outcome of the match but the key remains whether the Tigers can keep their belief and unpredictability intact against India.

  • Mahmudullah Riyad

    Tigers to wear armbands as mark of respect for the victims

    Bangladesh’s stand-in skipper Mahmudullah Riyad suggests that Tigers will take the field against India on March 14 wearing badges as a mark of respect towards the victims of the US-Bangla plane crash tragedy.