Scotland sinks Bangladesh in opening World Cup qualifier

October 18, 2021

Scotland have won the first Group B fixture against Bangladesh by six runs at the Al Amerat Cricket Stadium in Muscat today. Bangladesh’s batting effort was largely subdued despite the fact that Scotland managed just 140 for 9 on a surface good for strokeplaying. The lower middle-order was left with too much to do in the end. Needing 32 off the last two overs, Nurul Hasan and Read more

Tigers reach Oman safely

October 4, 2021

The Bangladesh team reached Oman today at the early hours of Monday after Cyclone Shaheen bearing down on Oman, had thrown their departure from the Bangladesh into doubt on Sunday night.
The Mahmudullah Riyad-led squad took off from the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport at around 1:10am, more than two hours shy of their scheduled flight at Read more

Tigers depart for Oman after last minute panic

October 4, 2021

Bangladesh’s ICC Twenty20 World Cup bound contingent faced some last minute drama before finally leaving for Oman an hour after the scheduled time on Sunday.
The Bangladesh team players, support staff and a few board officials were scheduled to leave for Muscat at 10:45 pm from the Hazrat Shahjalal Read more

New Zealand abandons Pakistan cricket tour over ‘security alert’

September 18, 2021

The Black Caps have abandoned their tour of Pakistan on the day of their first match after being warned by the New Zealand government of an “escalated” security threat.
New Zealand’s decision to abandon their tour came after “an escalation in the New Zealand government threat levels for Pakistan”. New Zealand Cricket (NZC) has Read more

Rameez Raja formally elected chairman of Pakistan Cricket Board

September 13, 2021

Former Pakistan captain and renowned cricket commentator Ramiz Raja on Monday became the new chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) after being elected “unanimously and unopposed”, according to a press release issued by the board.
A special meeting of the Board of Governors elected the 36th Read more

New Zealand series ends on sour note

September 10, 2021

Bangladesh end the successful series against New Zealand on a sour note as they lost the fifth and final Twenty20 of the series by 27 runs at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium on Friday.
Afif Hossain played a lone hand for the Tigers with a valiant unbeaten 49 off 33 balls but could only take them to 134-8 at the end of the 20 overs Read more

I’ve dreamed about it so often: Lionel Messi

September 10, 2021

He has “dreamed of it so often,” he cheers on Instagram: The Argentine superstar Lionel Messi has overtaken the Brazilian soccer legend Pele as the record goal scorer in South America. In the World Cup qualifier against Bolivia in Buenos Aires on Thursday, Messi scored all three goals and now has 79 goals for the Albiceleste. League leaders Brazil beat Peru 2-0 (2-0) in Recife Read more

BCB names squad for T20 World cup

September 9, 2021

Bangladesh Cricket Board on Thursday announced a 15-member squad for the forthcoming Twenty20 World Cup, scheduled to be held in UAE and Oman from October 17 to November 14.
There were no surprises as all the members from the Tigers’ squad in the ongoing New Zealand T20I series and their five-match T20I series against Australia last Read more

Bangladesh seal maiden T20 series win over New Zealand

September 8, 2021

After a scintillating bowling display from spinner Nasum Ahmed and left-arm pacer Mustafizur Rahman, contributions with the bat from Bangladesh skipper Mahmudullah Riyad and opener Mohammad Naim helped the Tigers register a convincing six-wicket victory over New Zealand in the fourth T20I at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium inMirpur today Read more

Kiwis beat Tigers in 3rd T20 to keep series alive

September 5, 2021

Visitors New Zealand kept the series alive as they beat Bangladesh by 52 runs in their third of the five-match Twenty20 series at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium on Sunday.
Tigers already leading the series 2-0 could clinch the series with Sunday’s win but the Black Caps made it 1-2 with two matches to Read more

India coach Ravi Shastri tests positive for Covid-19 during England Test

September 5, 2021

India head coach Ravi Shastri has tested positive for Covid-19 and is isolating alongside three other members of the backroom team.
Shastri returned a positive lateral flow test on Saturday evening, at the end of a day when India had taken control of the fourth Test against England at Read more

Tigers eye series win in 3rd T20I against NZ

September 5, 2021

Bangladesh national cricket team is looking forward to carry on their winning streak against New Zealand as the hosts take on the visitors in their third of the five-match Twenty20 series at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium today. With already 2-0 up in the series, the Tigers can register their maiden T20 series win over the Black Caps with a win today. T Sports, GTV and BTV will Read more

Tigers beat Kiwis by 4 runs in second T20

September 3, 2021

Bangladesh registered their back-to-back wins over New Zealand as they beat the Black Caps by four runs in the second of the five-match Twenty20 series at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium on Friday.
Chasing a target of 142 runs to win, the tourists managed to score 137-5 in 20 overs.
Win the win, Bangladesh lead the five-match Twenty20 series Read more

Tamim’s decision opens door for others

September 3, 2021

Tamim Iqbal’s decision to withdraw from consideration for the upcoming ICC World T20I will surely have a positive impact on those contending for Bangladesh’s opening slots, which remains among the major areas of concern for the team management before announcing the squad.
Despite being the most successful opener that Bangladesh Read more

Tamim opts out of T20 WC

September 2, 2021

Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal on Wednesday made himself unavailable for selection for the forthcoming Twenty20 World Cup to make way for other openers who have played more T20s for the Tigers in recent times.
The Twenty20 World Cup is scheduled to be held in UAE and Oman from October 17 to November 14 and Bangladesh have been put in preliminary round Read more

Bangladesh register first-ever win against Kiwis in T20Is

September 1, 2021

Bangladesh registered their first-ever Twenty20 international win against New Zealand as they beat the Black Caps by seven wickets in the first of the five-match series at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium on Wednesday. After folding out a second string New Zealand side for 60 in 16.5 overs – their joint-lowest total in T20Is – the hosts took just 15 overs to reach Read more

BCB to ensure same bio-bubble for Kiwis

August 17, 2021

Bangladesh Cricket Board will replicate the bio-bubble arrangements they provided for Australia in the recently concluded series in the forthcoming home series against New Zealand
The home of cricket in Mirpur once again returned to its usual business. The cricketers started the optional individual training session ahead of the upcoming home Read more

Tigers set to get back to grind

August 16, 2021

Following a short break after their historic 4-1 T20I series win over Australia last week, the Tigers are all set to return to a busy schedule within the next few days. The cricketers are scheduled to start optional individual training at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur from today, but Mushfiqur Rahim started training a few days back. Selectors are expected to announce the squad for Read more

Mr. Champion

August 12, 2021

Shakib voted ICC player of the month for July 2021
Shakib Al Hasan delivers a great performance in Zimbabwe tour in July. The world’s best all-rounder has shined in Tests, ODIs and T20s in the full series. Due to his great performance, he took place in the top three of the best cricketers of July. In the end, Shakib won the title of the best cricketer of July. The International Cricket Council (ICC) has selected the Bangladeshi Read more

Shakib reclaimed top position

August 12, 2021

He has been voted the ICC Men’s Player of the Month for July 2021
Bangladesh ace all-rounder Shakib al Hasan has reclaimed the top spot in the ICC T20I all-rounder rankings and was also voted the ICC player of the month for July following Bangladesh’s first-ever bilateral series win against Australia.
Meanwhile, ace left-arm paceman Mustafizur Rahman, who Read more

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