Nahida Akter

Tigresses’ focus only on cricket

“We are not thinking of those [incidents]. All we are thinking of is how to play good cricket and win,” Nahida said.

Nahida Akter Interview / 'Earlier 10 people would say negative things, now six do'

As I’m earning now, I have to give more. And I really enjoy doing it and also giving gifts to my family members. I have a younger brother, I have nephews and nieces from my sister’s side. I enjoy doing it for them

Tigresses back to drawing board after heavy defeat

“Of course, we will work on our shortcomings and discuss them, in order to come back in the next match,” Nahida added.

Nahida becomes Bangladesh's leading wicket-taker in Women's ODIs

Nahida Akter's haul of 2-27 against Australia in Mirpur on Thursday, which included the wickets of Tahlia McGrath and Ashleigh Gardner, rattled the Australia middle-order and also secured her place as the leading wicket-taker for Bangladesh in Women's ODIs.

'Hard-working' Nahida’s effort recognised

Unaware of the news that she was named in the ICC Women’s ODI Team of the Year for 2023, Bangladesh spinner Nahida Akter yesterday was mourning the demise of her grandmother who passed away just a day ago.

Nahida in ICC Women's ODI Team of the Year

Nahida took 20 wickets in the year in ODIs, the second-highest for anyone in women’s ODIs in 2023.

Murshida, Nahida help Bangladesh win first ODI in South Africa

Bangladesh batter Murshida Khatun and left-arm spinner Nahida Akter starred as the Tigresses thumped South Africa by 119 runs in the first of the three-match ODI series in at the Buffalo Park in East London on Sunday.

Inspirational Nahida’s journey to the top

From a young girl living in a fourth-class government employee quarters with her family, dreaming of playing international cricket, to becoming the national team's most reliable spinner, Nahida Akter's cricketing journey so far has been nothing short of inspirational.

Nahida wins ICC women’s player of the month award

“This is a moment to cherish," Nahida said.

October 25, 2023
October 25, 2023

Nahida fifer sets up five-wicket win for Bangladesh

Bangladesh left-arm spinner Nahida Akter picked up her maiden T20I five-wicket haul to help set up a five -wicket win for her side against Pakistan in the first of the three-match series at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chattogram on Wednesday. 

July 25, 2023
July 25, 2023

Fargana, Nahida attain new highs

Bangladesh women’s cricket team’s commendable performance in the recent ODI series against India was reflected in the latest ICC rankings.

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