Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka

Soumya and Co. beat Sri Lanka in final to claim gold

Soumya Sarkar and Co. clinched gold, defeating Sri Lanka by seven wickets in the T20 cricket final of the 13th South Asian Games at Kirtipur today.

July 31, 2019
July 31, 2019

Tigers seek revival

Today’s third and final ODI against Sri Lanka is not just about avoiding a whitewash or ending a lost series on a high. Perhaps even more importantly, it will be about finding the self-belief that...

July 29, 2019
July 29, 2019

Mushfiqur the lone warrior

A fighting, unbeaten 98-run knock from Mushfiqur Rahim was the only positive in an otherwise horrible batting display from Bangladesh in the second of a three-match ODI series against Sri Lanka at...

July 29, 2019
July 29, 2019

Luck not really a factor

Everybody knows that luck is a factor in cricket and the players often mention that when their good efforts go in vain for no apparent reason. But when a proven batsman like Tamim Iqbal get bowled...

July 28, 2019
July 28, 2019

Sri Lanka clinch series with comfortable seven-wicket win

Bangladesh posted 238 for 8 wickets as Mushfiqur Rahim remained unbeaten on a 110-ball 98. Bangladesh won the toss and elected to bat in the second ODI against Sri Lanka at the R Premadasa Stadium...

July 24, 2019
July 24, 2019

Some work to do after comfortable win

Bangladesh registered a comfortable five-wicket win over the Sri Lanka Board President’s XI in the practice game ahead of the three-match ODI series at the P Sara Oval in Colombo yesterday.

July 24, 2019
July 24, 2019

Mahmudullah fit and ready to bowl

There was good news for Bangladesh fans during the Tigers’ practice game against the Sri Lankan Board President XI yesterday as Mahmudullah Riyad bowled for the first time since sustaining a...

July 24, 2019
July 24, 2019

Mithun fills the big shoes

The concern regarding how to fill the gap when the team’s best player misses out on a tour or series is a perennial one. Bangladesh have travelled to Sri Lanka to play a three-match ODI series...

July 23, 2019
July 23, 2019

‘Thinking only about cricket’

For both Bangladesh and hosts Sri Lanka, the importance of winning the upcoming three-match ODI series between the sides was made clear during the grand pre-series press conference at the Taj...

July 9, 2019
July 9, 2019

Bangladesh to tour Sri Lanka

Bangladesh will be back to business as usual shortly after their gruelling ICC Cricket World Cup journey in England as the Tigers are set to play three One Day Internationals on July 26, 28 and 31...

June 11, 2019
June 11, 2019

Tigers' match against Sri Lanka abandoned due to rain

The toss did not take place today at Bristol in the match against Bangladesh and Srilanka. The match has been abandoned following incessant rain.