National Cricket League

Soumya scalps six in a day; Ebadot bags fifer

The early morning conditions and the Duke ball held sway at the Sheikh Abu Naser Stadium as Rajshahi were skittled out for just 54 in their first innings by hosts Khulna in a Tier 2 game today, a day where even Soumya Sarkar’s military medium-pace proved difficult to negotiate.

November 16, 2022
November 16, 2022

Rangpur win second NCL title

Rangpur Division won their second National Cricket League (NCL) title following their five-wicket victory against Sylhet Division on the third day of their Tier 1 sixth-round game at the Shaheed Chandu Stadium in Bogura on Wednesday.

November 15, 2022
November 15, 2022

Soumya scalps six in a day; Ebadot bags fifer

The early morning conditions and the Duke ball held sway at the Sheikh Abu Naser Stadium as Rajshahi were skittled out for just 54 in their first innings by hosts Khulna in a Tier 2 game today, a day where even Soumya Sarkar’s military medium-pace proved difficult to negotiate.

November 1, 2022
November 1, 2022

Exciting third day awaits in NCL

Two out of four National Cricket League Round 2 matches between Dhaka Division-Rangpur and Dhaka Metropolis-Khulna are expected to see results on the third day of the ongoing first-class competition following today's play.

October 31, 2022
October 31, 2022

NCL sees 23 wickets fall in one day!

A total of 23 wickets fell on the opening day of the National Cricket League Tier 2 game between Khulna Division and Dhaka Metropolis at the BKSP-3 ground in Savar on Monday.

October 5, 2019
October 5, 2019

‘Only the injured will be excused’

The 21st edition of the National Cricket League (NCL) is set to begin from October 10 and, at least inferring from the Bangladesh Cricket Board’s (BCB) stated plan regarding the first-class tournament so far, it can be expected that this edition will see the start of a more intense brand of cricket.

October 2, 2019
October 2, 2019

Beep test results mostly positive

The first round of beep tests for Bangladesh domestic players yielded positive results at the indoor stadium in Mirpur yesterday. Although most players passed the beep test, there were some notable failures. Batsman Mohammad Ashraful, all-rounder Nasir Hossain, left-arm spinner Abdur Razzak, Elias Sunny and Arafat Sunny fell short of the required score of 11.

September 29, 2019
September 29, 2019

BCB beep-ing to the right beat

The recent fuss in the country’s cricket fraternity seems to be over the Bangladesh Cricket Board’s newly-set requirements for the beep test that must be met in order to play in the National Cricket League (NCL), scheduled to begin next month.

October 9, 2018
October 9, 2018

Bowlers grab limelight

The first round of the 20th National Cricket League may have been dominated by the batsmen, but it was the bowlers who made headlines on the first day of the second round of the first-class completion being played across four venues yesterday.

December 22, 2017
December 22, 2017

Nasir strikes double hundred against Barisal

Rangpur Division all-rounder Nasir Hossain strikes a double hundred after he continued his innings of 101 not out from yesterday.

January 7, 2017
January 7, 2017

Rangpur promoted as Dhaka Metro go down

Dhaka Metro have been demoted to Tier Two, while Nasir Hossain's Rangpur were promoted to Tier One at the end of the National Cricket League (NCL), one of the two four-day domestic competitions in Bangladesh, yesterday.