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BSJA Media Cup Cricket begins today

The Pran Frooto BSJA Media Cup cricket tournament is set to get underway from today at the Maulana Bhasani Hockey Stadium.
A total of 24 media houses will be vying in the six-day long tournament…

December 31, 2015 · 0 comments · Cricket, Sports

Uncertainty looms over Zim series

The indecision over format has left the upcoming home series against Zimbabwe uncertain as the Bangladesh Cricket Board is yet to announce the schedule…

December 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Cricket, Sports

Three newbies in payroll

The Bangladesh Cricket Board is all set to include three new faces in its payroll for 2016, officials said on Sunday.
Pace bowler Mustafizur Rahman, Soumya Sarkar and Sabbir Rahman have been recommended by the national selectors for the payroll after their impressive performance in the outgoing year…

December 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Cricket, Sports

Franchise-based BCL from Jan 10

The third edition of franchise based first class tournament, the Bangladesh Cricket League, will begin on January 10, said the officials on Sunday…

December 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Cricket, Sports

ICC to portray B’desh as role model

THE International Cricket Council has chosen Bangladesh as the role model for developing cricket nation, revealed former national captain Aminul Islam on Tuesday…

December 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Cricket, Sports

BCB plans zonal meet for women before WT20

The Bangladesh Cricket Board officials said on Monday that they are considering hosting the zonal-based Twenty20 cricket tournament for women cricketers to give them some match practice ahead of ICC World Twenty20 in India next year…

December 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Cricket, Sports
Bangladesh Cricket Board president Nazmul Hasan (C) speaks at a post-BPL press conference at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium on Sunday.— New Age photo

BCB revels in BPL success

The Bangladesh Cricket Board on Sunday expressed its satisfaction over successfully hosting the Bangladesh Premier League’s third edition putting behind all doubts…

December 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Cricket, Sports
TV sting leaves Roquibul in hot water

TV sting leaves Roquibul in hot water

The Bangladesh Cricket Board on Sunday provisionally suspended former national captain Roquibul Hasan from all cricketing activities following his recent verbal tirade against officials…

December 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Cricket, Sports
A file photo taken on October 2, 2015 shows members of the South African cricket team warm-up  at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium in Dharamsala. Bangladesh cricket team will play their all three qualifying matches in this ground    — AFP photo

Tigers handed tough WT20 draw

Bangladesh were handed a tough draw in the ICC World Twenty20 as the International Cricket Council announced the schedule of the tournament in Mumbai on Friday…

December 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Cricket, Sports

BRAC Bank to facilitate loan to cricket bat makers

BRAC Bank and SME Foundation signed an agreement on Monday to facilitate SME loan to cricket bat manufacturing entrepreneurs, said a news release…

December 8, 2015 · 0 comments · Business

Bangladesh finish runners-up in ICC Women’s World T20 Qualifiers

Bangladesh finished runners-up in the ICC Women’s World Twenty20 Qualifiers conceding a two-wicket defeat to Ireland in the Trophy final in the last ball thrilling…

December 5, 2015 · 0 comments · Cricket, Sports
A handout picture released by the International Cricket Council shows Bangladesh women’s cricket team players celebrate their qualification for the ICC World Twenty20 championship in Bangkok on Thursday.

Women cricketers qualify for WT20

Bangladesh Women’s Cricket team booked their place in the ICC World Twenty20 by reaching the final of the qualifier tournament, where they beat Zimbabwe by 31 runs in their semi-final match in Bangkok on Thursday…

December 4, 2015 · 0 comments · Cricket, Sports

Four suspected bookies shown door in BPL

The Bangladesh Cricket Board expelled four suspected bookies from the gallery so far during the ongoing Bangladesh Premier League, said an official on Wednesday…

December 3, 2015 · 0 comments · Cricket, Sports

Kiwis back McCullum after Cairns verdict

New Zealand Cricket have promised to support Brendon McCullum after former Test all-rounder Chris Cairns was acquitted of perjury in London despite evidence given against him by the Black Caps captain…

December 2, 2015 · 0 comments · Cricket, Sports

CG wants cricket back

The Commonwealth Games is in talks with the International Cricket Council about bringing the sport back into the four-yearly event, organisers told AFP…

December 2, 2015 · 0 comments · Cricket, Sports

Cairns cleared of fixing charges

A British jury on Monday cleared former New Zealand cricket captain Chris Cairns of perjury charges over match-fixing in Test cricket…

December 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Cricket, Sports

Pink-ball Test begins today

Rival captains Steve Smith and Brendon McCullum said Thursday they were excited about what the first-ever day-night Test could mean for the future of cricket…

November 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Cricket, Sports
Preparations for the third edition of the Bangladesh Premier League’s grand opening ceremony were underway at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium on Thursday. — New Age photo

BPL set for gala opener

The curtain of the third edition of the Bangladesh Premier League will rise today with a grand opening ceremony featuring Indian artistes at Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium…

November 20, 2015 · 0 comments · Cricket, Sports
Bangladesh Premier League franchise Comilla Victorians train at the National Cricket Academy ground in Mipur on Wednesday. — New Age Photo

Mirpur warms up with BPL heat

The Bangladesh Premier League fever gripped the home of cricket as participant franchises began full fledged preparation for country’s lone domestic Twenty20 cricket tournament, at National Academy ground Mirpur on Wednesday…

November 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Cricket, Sports
Johnson bids adieu to cricket after losing hunger

Johnson bids adieu to cricket after losing hunger

Retiring Australian fast bowler Mitchell Johnson said he simply lost the hunger to play Test cricket.
The 34-year-old announced his immediate retirement from international cricket before the final day’s play against New Zealand at the WACA Ground on Tuesday…

November 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Cricket, Sports

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