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  • SRH, KKR Victorious

    Shakib Al Hasan had an outing to forget for Sunrisers Hyderabad, but powered by an impressive team performance, they defeated the Rajasthan Royals by 11 runs to claim the top spot in the IPL yesterday night.

  • Promoting from the shadows

    While national and top-level cricketers are enjoying a much-needed break after the Bangladesh Cricket League, there is huge

  • 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

  • ‘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.

  • Rohit keeps Mumbai alive

    Rohit Sharma hit an unbeaten 55 as the Mumbai Indians secured just their second victory of the IPL this season as they beat table-toppers Chennai Super Kings by eight wickets in Pune yesterday.

  • IPL 2018

    Holder eager for Windies to reach Lord's final

    West Indies captain Jason Holder admits his team will enter the next year's Cricket World Cup as underdogs but feels they are good

  • Captain Iyer lifts Daredevils

    Shreyas Iyer celebrated his promotion to the Delhi Daredevils captaincy with a furious innings that propelled his team to a season-

  • Dala in for Morris

    IPL bottom side Delhi Daredevils on Friday brought in South African fast bowler Junior Dala to take the place of injured all-rounder Chris

  • 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).

  • CT to be replaced with World T20

    The International Cricket Council said Thursday it will kill off the Champions Trophy tournament and replace it with a world T20

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Kohli fined for slow over-rate

    Royal Challengers Banglore (RCB) captain Virat Kohli is fined Rs 12 lakh for his side's slow over-rate.

  • Chennai pull off another heist

    Chennai Super Kings pulled off another heist yesterday, beating Royal Challengers Bangalore by five wickets to go top of the Indian

  • Iyer replaces Gambhir

    Gautam Gambhir, the Delhi Daredevils captain, stepped down from his post. Shreyas Iyer will take over from Gambhir for the remainder

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    Bangladesh’s 2019 World Cup schedule

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

  • 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

  • Shakib takes 300th in SRH win

    Bangladesh's ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan became the fifth bowler and the first Bangladeshi to reach the 300-wicket mark in T20

  • IPL 2018

    New format first in BD

    While the England and Wales Cricket Board set about planning to hold a 100-ball cricket tournament in 2020, the format will debut in Bangladesh first in the 'Masters Cricket Carnival', a tournament featuring former Bangladesh cricketers from May 2 in Cox's Bazar.

  • '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

  • IPL 2018

    Hissy fit on Sachin's birthday

    Fans of Sachin Tendulkar were left fuming Tuesday after Cricket Australia poked fun at the "little master" -- revered as a quasi-god in India -- on his 45th birthday.

  • 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.