Bangladesh vs Australia

A lesson learned the hard way

Bangladesh lost their rare bout against World champions Australia by a margin of 48 runs at Trent Bridge yesterday. The defeat certainly served as a blow to Bangladesh’s dream for a place in the semifinals of the World Cup. It also a lesson the Tigers learned the hard way

August 9, 2021
August 9, 2021

Has Mustafizur Rahman Finally Recovered His Best Form?

The difference in his technique is now evident.

June 21, 2019
June 21, 2019

A lesson learned the hard way

Bangladesh lost their rare bout against World champions Australia by a margin of 48 runs at Trent Bridge yesterday. The defeat certainly served as a blow to Bangladesh’s dream for a place in the semifinals of the World Cup. It also a lesson the Tigers learned the hard way

June 21, 2019
June 21, 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

June 21, 2019
June 21, 2019

Ton-up Warner sets daunting task for Tigers

Australia opener David Warner made Bangladesh pay for an early drop with a big hundred as the reigning champions piled on the runs in a World Cup match at Trent Bridge in Nottingham yesterday.

June 20, 2019
June 20, 2019

Bangladesh lose despite scoring their highest ODI total

In chase of Australia's mammoth 381 for five, Bangladesh reached 333 for 8 -- their highest-ever ODI total -- to lose by 48 runs in Nottingham.

June 20, 2019
June 20, 2019

Saifuddin in doubt for Australia match

Bangladesh pace-bowling all-rounder Mohammad Saifuddin may miss today’s World Cup match against Australia because of a lingering back injury. Bangladesh’s highest wicket-taker in the tournament and joint fourth-highest overall, Saifuddin has had a back issue since the World Cup warm-up game

June 20, 2019
June 20, 2019

Australia’s snubs ‘disappointing’

It was an Australian journalist who pointed out an oft-overlooked aspect of a match-up between Bangladesh and Australia during the pre-match press conference yesterday, ahead of today’s World Cup match between the sides in Nottingham. Bangladesh skipper Mashrafe Bin Mortaza

June 20, 2019
June 20, 2019

Tigers’ mission improbable

At a ground steeped in history, Bangladesh will attempt to create a bit of history of their own by beating Australia for the first time in a World Cup match today in Trent Bridge.

June 20, 2019
June 20, 2019

A rare opportune moment

Over the last four years Bangladesh relentlessly tried to bridge the gap with the top teams in the cricketing world. They have made strong strides in the one-day format, although they were more successful at home.

June 20, 2019
June 20, 2019

The key factors in today's Bangladesh vs Australia match

The four-man pace attack is key to Australia’s strength at this World Cup but even then, the twin threat of Mitchell Starc and Pat Cummins will hold the most significance for Bangladesh in this game. Starc’s sharp inswingers at pace has demolished top-order left-