Bangladesh vs Zimbabwe | The Daily Star
  • Taijul Islam

    Tigers take control after Taijul's fifer

    A day that seemed to be going Zimbabwe's way ended with smiles for the hosts as Bangladesh, riding on their spinners, managed to bounce back in the final session of the third day of the second Test yesterday.

  • Bangladesh Batsman Mushfiqur Rahim

    Mushfiqur thinking of 300 after double ton

    Mushfiqur Rahim was the first Bangladesh batsman to reach the magic landmark of double hundred in Test cricket and after scoring another double hundred today, he believes that it is possible for a Bangladesh batsmen to score triple hundred in the coming years.

  • Bangladesh vs Zimbabwe

    Zim roar as Tigers whimper

    When Ariful Haque was the last batsman to be dismissed, top-edging Wellington Masakadza to wicketkeeper Regis Chakabva, he and the rest of the Bangladesh team were probably unaware that there were still a lot of spectators queuing up outside the ground to watch the first Test ever to take place at the Sylhet International Stadium.

  • Bangladesh vs Zimbabwe Test Match

    Tigers' frailty exposed

    Test cricket is so named because it tests temperament, adaptability, patience and above all, the ability to push the limits of discipline as an individual as well as a team.

  • Bangladesh vs Zimbabwe Series

    'My bags are always packed'

    Neither Imrul Kayes nor Soumya Sarkar are strangers to last-minute plans -- both were flown to the UAE midway through last month's Asia Cup, with the former hitting a fifty less than 20 hours after landing.

  • Bangladeshi Batsman Soumya Sarkar

    Performer of The Day: Sizzling Soumya

    The best news for Bangladesh from the three ODIs against Zimbabwe came in the last match yesterday in the form of an explosive return

  • Clinical Tigers seal series

    The mantra of putting a collective approach ahead of individual heroics paid dividends as a clinical Bangladesh clinched the three-match ODI series with a game to spare, handing Zimbabwe a comprehensive seven-wicket defeat at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury stadium in Chattogram yesterday.

  • Imrul makes the difference

    Bangladesh justified their 'favourites' tag coming into the three-match ODI series against Zimbabwe by winning the first match by 28 runs under the floodlights at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur yesterday. It however needed Imrul Kayes to strike a career-best 144 to rescue the home side from a precarious position in the afternoon.

  • Opener Imrul Kayes

    Imrul revels in crisis

    Known as the comeback man of Bangladesh cricket, opener Imrul Kayes delivered his best when it mattered.

  • Bangladesh ODI skipper Mashrafe Bin Mortaza

    New-look Tigers start as favourites

    Even with two huge players absent, it is hard to imagine that Bangladesh will not start as favourites today in the first of three one-day international (ODIs) against Zimbabwe when the match gets underway at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium at 2:30pm.

  • Bangladesh vs Zimbabwe ODI Match's Moments


    The pitch at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur remained a mystery during Bangladesh's innings against Zimbabwe

  • Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium

    Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium to become fastest to host 100 ODIs

    Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium (SNBCS) set to become the fastest to 100-ODI mark.