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  • Bangladesh Cricket Team

    Taskin, Imrul out, Mosaddek makes a return

    Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) announces the squad for the three-match T20 series against Afghanistan and left-hander Imrul Kayes and pacer Taskin Ahmed are excluded from the squad while Mosaddek Hossain makes a return.

  • Bangladesh Cricket Team Consultant Gary Kirsten

    Kirsten’s appointment in consultancy role in the final stages

    Bangladesh Cricket Board says that South African Gary Kirsten appointment as a consultant is in the final stages

  • Mashrafe Bin Mortaza-mario

    ‘Huge improvement in terms of attitude’

    Tigers’ strength and conditioning coach Mario Villavarayan said that there has been a huge change in attitude from the players regarding fitness.

  • Bangladesh's debut Test

    How Tigers and cricket's other Test nations fared on their debuts

    Ireland is set to become just the 11th nation to play Test cricket when they face Pakistan at Dublin's Malahide and we revisit how the previous 10 Test nations fared on their debuts.

  • The sweat behind the glamour

    Bangladesh's elite cricketers are enjoying a much-needed break in the off season, but they will be back to the grind by May 13 when

  • Shakib Al Hasan wants Mashrafe Mortaza in test match

    Shakib wants Mash in Tests: Mahmud

    Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) director Khaled Mahmud has become the latest in a chorus of voices calling for Mashrafe Bin Mortaza's

  • 'It's going to be challenging'

    1992 was a time when the Bangladesh cricket fraternity were dreaming of World Cup qualification; a time when the current national

  • Bangladesh Captain Mashrafe Bin Mortaza

    Need Mash more in T20Is: Minhajul

    Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) chief selector Minhajul Abedin yesterday reignited the Mashrafe Bin Mortaza debate, namely whether

  • Courtney Walsh

    Walsh can continue as head coach, Mahmud opines

    Khaled Mahmud suggests that Courtney Walsh was fantastic during the Nidahas Trophy and in case a head coach is not found within April then Walsh can continue fulfilling the role.

  • Mahmudullah Riyad against Sri Lanka in their Nidahas Trophy match

    'Mentally much stronger now'

    Former Bangladesh captain Habibul Bashar believes that Tigers are finally breaking into their mould in T20 format.

  • Bangladesh players

    The boys played like heroes, says BCB president

    Despite the Tigers’ defeat to India in the final of the Nidahas Trophy tournament, the team managed to put up a brave fight in most of the matches and BCB president Nazmul Hassan says that the players played like heroes.

  • Nurul Hasan Sohan and Thisara Perera

    Sohan reveals angry exchanges with Thisara

    Bangladesh cricketer Nurul Hasan Sohan, upon returning to Dhaka reveales what was said between him and Thisara Perera.

  • Mushfiqur Rahim

    'We are slowly gaining confidence in T20s'

    Mushfiqur Rahim suggests that Tigers are slowly getting the hang of the T20 format and believes that with more confidence they will make a stronger comback.

  • Team Tigers against Sri Lanka in Nidahas Tr-Nation Series 2018

    ‘RIP SL Cricket’ writer demands Dalmiya’s 1000 demerit points

    Lankan media demands 1000 posthumous demerit points for former ICC and BCCI president Jagmohan Dalmiya for handing Test status to Bangladesh.

  • Mushfiqur Rahim and Mahmudullah Riyad

    Can Tigers harness T20 unpredictably?

    Toss could play an important role in the outcome of the match but the key remains whether the Tigers can keep their belief and unpredictability intact against India.

  • Mahmudullah Riyad

    Tigers to wear armbands as mark of respect for the victims

    Bangladesh’s stand-in skipper Mahmudullah Riyad suggests that Tigers will take the field against India on March 14 wearing badges as a mark of respect towards the victims of the US-Bangla plane crash tragedy.

  • Taskin Ahmed

    A good beginning ensures a good end

    Bangladesh paceman Taskin Ahmed suggests that a good start to an innings will ensure a good end.

  • BCB president Nazmul Hassan

    'Well known' coach to join Tigers in April

    Bangladesh Cricket Board [BCB] president Nazmul Hassan informs that the board has finalised the head coach, who is expected to take charge by the first week of April.

  • Mash's four leads to Abahani's seventh

    Mash's four leads to Abahani's seventh

    A vintage Mashrafe Bin Mortaza took six wickets including a double hattrick in the final over as Abahani returned to winning ways in

  • Mashrafe Bin Mortaza

    Abahani win following Mash’s four-in-four

    Youngster Nazmul Hossain Shanto struck a fantastic 123-ball 133 to help Abahani post 290 on the board against Agrani Bank before Mashrafe bags four wickets in four deliveries to see Abahani win in the Dhaka Premier League match at Fatullah.

  • Tamim Iqbal

    We should not be panicking, says Tamim

    Bangladesh’s star batsman Tamim Iqbal says that it is very important for a player and also a team to not panic when going through a rough patch.

  • Bangladesh Captain Mashrafe Mortaza

    The ruins of a great rivalry

    We will have an Abahani-Mohammedan clash on a cricketing plain today. This is a fixture -- be it in football, cricket

  • Working on the mental side: Walsh

    In his first press meet after being appointed as Bangladesh's bowling coach back in September 2016, West Indies legendary fast bowler Courtney Walsh informed that he wanted to help the Bangladesh's pace bowlers and will be happy if he could get a second Curtly Ambrose from Bangladesh.

  • Courtney Walsh

    Walsh working on consistency

    Bangladesh bowling coach Courtney Walsh is undertaking a week-long bowling camp and the fast bowling legend says that the pacers are working on consistency and mental strength to prepare for the upcoming tri-nation T20 series in March.

  • Mashrafe Bin Mortaza

    Logic or damage control?

    Following disappointing home series against Sri Lanka, the buzz around cricket circles has been the possible return of Mashrafe Bin

  • Bangladesh National Cricket Team

    Time to address the debacles

    The New Year held hopes of a fresh beginning following the debacle on the tour of South Africa but it ultimately turned into tumult and actually reminded of Bangladesh cricket's horror year of 2014.

  • Clueless Tigers fail to learn

    Sri Lanka plundered 210 runs in what was Bangladesh's first-ever International game at the Sylhet International Cricket Stadium yesterday.

  • Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka Series

    Lanka sweep abject Tigers

    Is there anyone interested to know the details of the mismatch at the Sylhet International Stadium yesterday that Sri Lanka won by a massive 75 runs against a hopelessly out-of-sorts Bangladesh? Not really.

  • Mahmudullah Riyad

    'We are going nowhere'

    Stand-in Bangladesh captain Mahmudullah Riyad warned that if they keep on playing like this they are going nowhere, especially in the shortest version of cricket.

  • Tamim Iqbal and Soumya Sarkar

    'This is our last chance'

    When you are losing games you tend to be repetitive. And Bangladesh's stand-in captain Mahmudullah Riyad is no exception. Yet to