ICC World Cup

Bangladesh to co-host 2031 World Cup with India

Bangladesh and India will host ICC men's World Cup in 2031 as the host nations for every major ICC men’s limited-overs event between 2024 and 2031 have been confirmed.

June 14, 2022
June 14, 2022

'King' Babar Azam wants World Cup glory

High-flying skipper Babar Azam hopes that his extraordinary run-scoring can fire Pakistan to World Cup glory -- and in the process fulfil a childhood dream.

November 16, 2021
November 16, 2021

Bangladesh to co-host 2031 World Cup with India

Bangladesh and India will host ICC men's World Cup in 2031 as the host nations for every major ICC men’s limited-overs event between 2024 and 2031 have been confirmed.

May 28, 2019
May 28, 2019

Bangladesh in fine fettle

It is often said that the health of a team can best be gauged from their energy on the field and if that is true, the Bangladesh team looked in rude health during practice at the Swalec Stadium in Cardiff yesterday. The collective spirit was high as the Tigers began their morning training session

May 25, 2019
May 25, 2019

House full as Tigers train in Cardiff

After nearly a week in the United Kingdom, the Bangladesh contingent bore a complete look yesterday when their official World Cup training camp started at the picturesque Cathedral School ground in Cardiff. The 13 players who came to the UK after the Tigers won their maiden multi-team trophy

May 23, 2019
May 23, 2019

Mash flies to London

After enjoying a brief break, Bangladesh ODI captain Mashrafe Bin Mortaza flew to England yesterday and is expected to reach London to join the Tigers for their upcoming ICC World Cup mission. Mashrafe took a short break and returned to Bangladesh just after the Tigers’ won their maiden tri-nation series in Ireland

May 21, 2019
May 21, 2019

Bowled by a beamer and a bumpy coach

“C’mon guys, yesterday was a holiday… it’s back to work today,” was batting consultant Neil McKenzie’s rallying cry to the Bangladesh players as he and Ryan Cook started fielding practice at the Leicestershire County Cricket Club ground yesterday morning. Not just the Tigers

May 21, 2019
May 21, 2019

‘Are you in the Big 6?’

One performance is usually not enough to change a player, but when that single performance delivers a nation’s first silverware in a multi-team event, exceptions cannot be helped but made. Mosaddek Hossain’s inclusion in Bangladesh’s World Cup squad raised eyebrows because the 23-year-old

May 19, 2019
May 19, 2019

Tigers’ ICC World Cup Stripes: ‘If possible, bring the Cup home’

In the lead-up to the 2019 World Cup, we take a look back on World Cups past through the eyes of Bangladesh’s former World Cup stars. Syed Rasel, who played in six Tests, 52 ODIs and eight T20Is for Bangladesh, was also a pivotal figure in the Tigers’ line up for the 2007 World Cup

May 17, 2019
May 17, 2019

Tigers hoping to break final jinx

The Tigers will be looking forward to a happy ending before they travel to England for the ICC World Cup when they face off against the West Indies in the tri-series final at The Village in Malahide today. The final will start from 3.45pm BST. Bangladesh put up a strong showing in the league stage

May 8, 2019
May 8, 2019

Tigers’ World Cup Stripes: Ashraful’s World Cup anecdote

In the lead-up to the 2019 World Cup, we take a look back on World Cups past through the eyes of Bangladesh’s former World Cup stars. Undoubtedly one of the most talented cricketers to have emerged in Bangladesh’s cricket history, Mohammad Ashraful has singlehandedly led Bangladesh to numerous victories.