Nigar Sultana Joty

October 9, 2022
October 9, 2022

Unfamiliarity the concern for Tigresses

Bangladesh were completely outplayed on Saturday and suffered a heavy 59-run defeat against a fierce Indian side in a Women's Asia Cup encounter at the Sylhet International Cricket Stadium.

September 27, 2022
September 27, 2022

‘We will give 110 per cent to defend Asia Cup’

The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) announced a 15-member squad for the Women's T20 Asia Cup, to be held in Sylhet from October 1 to 15. 

September 27, 2022
September 27, 2022

‘Every girl who chooses sport faces social backlash’

Recently, international success in Bangladesh sport has mostly been achieved by the nation’s women, most notably the women’s national football team.

September 24, 2022
September 24, 2022

Tigresses face Ireland in final

Both Bangladesh and Ireland, who have already sealed their places in the upcoming ICC Women's T20 World Cup, will lock horns in the final of the qualifiers at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Sunday.

September 19, 2022
September 19, 2022

Joty, Salma hand Tigresses win in opening WC qualifier

A captain’s knock from Nigar Sultana Joty was followed by impactful bowling from Salma Khatun and the rest as Tigresses began their T20 World Cup qualifying campaign with a 14-run win over Ireland Women at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi yesterday.

September 9, 2022
September 9, 2022

Indomitable Marufa ticks all boxes, picks Pandya as role model  

Marufa Akter, the new face of Bangladesh women's cricket team, appears to be a star in the making.

September 8, 2022
September 8, 2022

Joty and Co appear confident to cross the Qualifier hurdle

Bangladesh appear confident to book their place in the ICC Women's T20 World Cup next year by finishing as the top team in the four-team group in its Qualifier tournament, scheduled to be held in the UAE from September 18 to 25.

July 22, 2022
July 22, 2022

Joty and Co focus on T20 with World Cup qualifiers in sight

Following a noteworthy campaign in their maiden ICC Women’s ODI World Cup earlier this year, Bangladesh women's cricket team are now shifting their focus on the shortest format of the game as they look to prepare for the T20 World Cup qualifiers, scheduled to be held in Dubai in September.

June 9, 2022
June 9, 2022

Joty in awe of Mithali being a voracious reader

Indian women cricket team captain Mithali Raj announced her retirement from international cricket this Wednesday, drawing curtains on an illustrious career of 23 years during which she established herself as the country's greatest female batter. Many cricketers around the globe look up to Mithali's career and Bangladesh skipper Nigar Sultana Joty is no different. 

May 26, 2022
May 26, 2022

Tigresses finally part of ICC Women’s Championship 

The International Cricket Council on Wednesday included Bangladesh and Ireland in the next Women’s Championship for the first time and created a 10-team league for the qualification of the 2025 ICC Women’s World Cup.