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  • ‘We are not dependent on the central contract’

    Right-arm medium pacer Kamrul Islam Rabbi says that the cricketers are not dependent on a central contract or their salaries for their livelihood.

  • '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

  • From paddy fields to national team

    Twelve years ago a girl from the Kamalapur village in Magura used to watch Khaled Mashud's wicketkeeping on her neighbours' television after helping her father in the paddy field.

  • World Cup format will be challenging: Tamim

    Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal says the format of next year’s ICC World Cup in England will be challenging for the Tigers.

  • Saifuddin hits first ton at season's end

    Shadman Islam scored 112, Abdul Mazid hit 205 for Central Zone while Liton Das struck 274, Afif Hossain made 142 and then on the

  • Questions for Mashrafe

    Upon returning to Dhaka from a two-day International Cricket Council chief executives committee meeting in Kolkata yesterday,

  • IPL 2018

    Central Zone finish third following draw

    Central Zone manage to draw the game against East Zone at Rajshahi in the Bangladesh Cricket League (BCL).

  • All-round Shakib inspires Sunrisers

    Shakib Al Hasan plays the key role with the bat and ball to guide Sunrisers Hyderabad to a nervy 13-run win against Kings XI Punjab in the Indian Premier League at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad.

  • Tamim's gift to Rumana

    With just two days left for the Bangladesh women's cricket team's departure for South Africa on Saturday for a five-match ODI and

  • 'Just happy to score big'

    It's always a treat to watch Liton Das when the stylish right-hander is in full swing, so Rajshahi was a lucky sit when the cricketer from

  • Tushar, Razzak a cut above: Mash

    Young Liton Das surpassed Tushar Imran with a big double hundred to become highest run-getter in this season's Bangladesh Cricket

  • Cream rises to the top

    At a time when England, the birthplace of the game, is talking about the circus show that will be 100-ball cricket and the stadia of

  • ICC releases official schedule for 2019 World Cup

    ICC releases the fixtures of the 2019 Cricket World Cup to be held in England.

  • Tamim Iqbal and Rumana Ahmed

    Tamim helps Rumana out with a gift

    Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal gifts a bat to Bangladesh women's ODI captain Rumana Ahmed after she lost two of her bats ahead of the team's South Africa tour.

  • BCB president Nazmul Hassan Papon

    New coach to be appointed in a fortnight, Hassan suggests

    Bangladesh Cricket Board president Nazmul Hassan says the selection of the head coach for the national cricket team will be done in a fortnight and former South African opening batsman Gary Kirsten is among those being considered for the post.

  • South Zone clinch BCL title

    South Zone clinch BCL title for the record third time by defeating North Zone by an incredible innings and 63 runs Sheikh Abu Naser Stadium in Khulna.

  • Liton strikes fantastic double hundred

    East Zone’s Liton Das strikes a blistering a double hundred against Central Zone in the Bangladesh Cricket League match at Rajshahi.

  • Need camps all over the country: Naimur

    After being re-elected as the director of the Bangladesh Cricket Board in November last year Naimur Rahman had entered the media

  • Tigers to start against SA

    Bangladesh will start their 2019 World Cup campaign against South Africa on June 2 at the famous London venue of The Oval.

  • 'Hard for North to bat out two days'

    “It's very simple -- we have to win the match and we are in a position to make it happen,” said Imrul Kayes, who struck a hundred to

  • South continue their rise

    Calculative cricket from Prime Bank South Zone put them in the driving seat after the second day of the sixth and final round of the

  • Bangladesh cricket team

    Bangladesh’s 2019 World Cup schedule

    Here are Bangladesh's fixtures for the league stage of the 2019 World Cup.

  • Imrul Kayes

    Kayes, Liton strike tons in BCL

    Imrul Kayes and Liton Das strike tons in their respective matches for South Zone and East Zone in Bangladesh Cricket League.

  • PL 2018

    Fizz congratulates Shakib on reaching milestone

    Mustafizur Rahman congratulates Shakib on reaching the double milestone and also becoming the first left-arm bowler in T20 history to take 300 wickets.

  • Majid returns to complete double century

    Abdul Majid, who was retired hurt yesterday after notching 159 off 181 deliveries, returned to bat today and completed a double hundred as Central Zone reached 546 in the first innings against East Zone in the sixth and final round of the Bangladesh Cricket League.

  • Purbachal stadium to be named after PM: Sikder

    The Purbachal stadium will be named after Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, state minister for youth and sports Biren Sikder announces after a meeting with the BCB president Nazmul Hassan

  • Shakib becomes fifth to 300-wicket landmark

    Bangladesh and Sunrisers Hyderabad all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan becomes the fifth bowler in the history of T20 cricket, and the first Bangladeshi, to take 300 wickets in the format

  • '100-ball cricket for earlier bedtimes'

    England director of cricket and former Test captain Andrew Strauss has come up with an interesting justification of the England and Wales Cricket Board's (ECB's) latest contribution to the game that has been dividing opinion recently.

  • IPL 2018

    Squad named for Tigresses' SA tour

    Rumana Ahmed and Salma Khatun were retained as ODI and T20I captains respectively for the upcoming Bangladesh women's team's tour of South Africa. The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) announced a 16-member squad yesterday to play five ODIs and three T20Is in

  • Razzak starts South's unlikely bid

    Having started the final-round match as frontrunners to retain the title with a 13-point lead at the top of the table, things changed dramatically for BCB North Zone as second-placed Prime Bank South Zone took charge of their Bangladesh Cricket League encounter through an Abdur Razzak special at the Sheikh Abu Naser Stadium in Khulna yesterday.