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India opt to bowl in 5th ODI against Australia

Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni won the toss and chose to bowl in the fifth and final one-day international against Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Saturday.India made two changes to the side that lost to Australia in Canberra on Wednesday, bringing in batsman Manish Pandey for the injured Ajinkya Rahane and fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah for Bhuvneshwar Kumar. Read More »

Pandey century helps India avoid whitewash

Manish Pandey scored a brilliant unbeaten 104 as India beat Australia by six wickets in a thrilling one-day international at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Saturday.After Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni won the toss and decided to bowl, Australia scored an imposing 330 for seven off their 50 overs thanks to centuries from David Warner (122) and Mitchell Marsh (102 ... Read More »

3rd T20I: Zimbabwe beat Bangladesh by 31 runs

Zimbabwe beat Bangladesh by 31 runs in their 3rd match of the four-match T20I series at Sheikh Abu Naser Stadium (SANS) on Wednesday.With this win Zimbabwe reduced the series lead 1-2. The fourth and last match of the series will be held at the same venue on January 22.Replying to Zimbabwe’s 187 runs, Bangladesh scored 156 for 6 wickets in ... Read More »

Shakib touches 400-wkt milestone

World famed all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan touched 400 wickets milestone as the first Bangladesh player in international cricket. Shakib reached the milestone during the third match of the four-match T20I series against Zimbabwe at Sheikh Abu Naser Stadium in Khulna on Wednesday. Read More »

Five-tier security for ICC U-19 World Cup: DMP

Five-tier security will be provided to ensure foolproof security at the ICC Under-19 World Cup’ 2016 venues in Bangladesh scheduled for January 27 to February 14.Dhaka Metropolitan Police Commissioner M Asaduzzaman Mia came up with the remark after inspecting the Mirpur Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium (SBNCS) in Mirpur Tuesday afternoon. Read More »

Ctg ready to hold ICC U-19 WC Cricket matches

Brisk preparations are afoot to hold the upcoming ICC Under-19 World Cup (WC) Cricket matches in Chittagong.Foolproof security measures have been arranged in two stadiums of the city to ensure smooth holding of the cricket matches.Chittagong City Corporation (CCC) Mayor AJM Nasir Uddin, also vice president of Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB), disclosed this in a coordination meeting at Chittagong Circuit ... Read More »

BD are in top form: Atapattu

Zimbabwe batting consultant Marvan Atapattu believes Bangladesh are at the top of their game at the moment.Over the span of both his playing and coaching careers, Atapattu has spent a considerable amount of time in Bangladesh.The former Sri Lankan batsman was also the coach of Chittagong Vikings in last year’s Bangladesh Premier League.Bangladesh beat the Africans by four wickets in ... Read More »

Stuart Broad takes 6-17 as England win Test and series

Third Test, Johannesburg (day three) South Africa 313 & 83: Broad 6-17 England 323 & 74-3: Cook 43 England won by seven wickets Scorecard A remarkable spell by Stuart Broad inspired England as they beat South Africa by seven wickets in the third Test to secure a series victory. In one of his trademark hot streaks, Broad took 5-1 in ... Read More »

Tigers win the first T20 against Zimbabwe

Bangladesh took a 1-0 lead in the four-match T20I series beating visiting Zimbabwe by 4 wickets with 8 balls remaining in the first match at the Sheikh Abu Naser Stadium in Khulna on Friday.Replying to Zimbabwe’s 163 runs, hosts Bangladesh reached the target scoring 166 for 6 in 18.4 overs. Sabbir Rahman scored team highest 46 off 36 balls with ... Read More »

BD starts their world T20 preparation

Bangladesh are gearing up for the World Twenty20 in a four-match series against Zimbabwe in Khulna.On Nov 28, 2006, the teams made their debut in the shortest format against each other at Sheikh Abu Naser Stadium, where they will play the first match on Friday.The situation has changed quite a bit since then. Identifying the best team combinations for the ... Read More »

Pakistan expect ‘no-ball’ Amir to fire in New Zealand

The eyes of the cricket world will be on Pakistan in New Zealand on Friday with Mohammad Amir set to make his international comeback after serving a jail term and five-year ban for spot-fixing.The 23-year-old is expected to be named in the starting lineup for the tour-opening Twenty20 when Pakistan will pit their hostile bowling attack against a New Zealand ... Read More »

Trial against cricketer Shahadat & wife Nitto

Court Correspondent The Chief Metropolitan Magistrate (CMM) Court of Dhaka on Tuesday started the process for the trial of cricketer Shahadat Hossain and his wife Jesmin Jahan Nitto at the Women and Children Repression Prevention Tribunal of Dhaka for torturing their minor domestic help. Read More »

De Villiers faces big challenge

AB de Villiers faces the biggest challenge of a glittering career when he captains South Africa in the third Test against England, starting at the Wanderers Stadium on Thursday.Arguably the world’s best batsman – he is ranked third in Tests and first in one-day internationals – De Villiers, 31, made no secret of his ambition to captain the South African ... Read More »

Smith, Bailey tons power Australia to five-wicket win

Smith fell for his highest ODI score of 149 with Australia two runs short of victory and the right-hander left the ground shaking his head before watching his team seal victory with four balls to spare.Opener Rohit Sharma smashed an unbeaten 171 to lift India to 309 for three after the touring side won the toss and chose to bat ... Read More »

Zimbabwe team to arrive today

A 16-member Zimbabwean cricket team will arrive in Dhaka city today (Monday) to play a four-match T20I series against Bangladesh.Sheikh Abu Naser Stadium, Khulna will host all the four matches scheduled to be held on 15, 17, 20 and 22 January.The visiting team will travel to Khulna on Tuesday (12 January). Zimbabwe coming to Bangladesh from Sharjah, UAE where they ... Read More »

T20 Cricket: Zimbabwe to arrive Dhaka Monday

A 16-member Zimbabwean cricket team will arrive in the city on Monday to play a four-match T20I series against Bangladesh.Sheikh Abu Naser Stadium, Khulna will host all the four matches scheduled to be held on January 15, 17, 20 and 22. The visiting team will travel to Khulna on Tuesday (January 12). Read More »

BCB reluctant to aend Mustafizur Rahim for Pak Super League

Pakistan Super League franchise Lahore Qalandars had picked Mustafizur Rahman from the gold category, where he was supposed to be paid a fee of USD 50,000. The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) is considering holding back Mustafizur Rahman from playing in the Pakistan Super League (PSL) to keep the young pacer’s bowling technique a secret. (Pakistan Super League: Glitz, Glamour and ... Read More »

India’s captain faces non-bailable warrant

Dhaka – A local court in Andhra Pradesh’s district of Anantapur has issued a non-bailable warrant against India’s limited-overs captain MS Dhoni, reports ESPNcricinfo. The case relates to a morphed picture of Dhoni that appeared on the cover of a magazine in April 2013, which depicted him as a Hindu deity endorsing a lot of products, including a shoe. The ... Read More »

BCB may hold back Mustafizur from PSL

Bangladesh Cricket Board is considering holding back Mustafizur Rahman from playing in the Pakistan Super League (PSL) to keep the young pacer’s bowling technique a secret.The board may choose to compensate him in order to keep him from going to Pakistan, a source in the BCB told bdnews24.com on Thursday.PSL franchise Lahore Qalandars picked Mustafizur from the gold category. He ... Read More »