Friday, 01 Mar, 2024

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Tamin, Mushfiqur record sets 330 target

DHAKA: Tamim Iqbal and Mushfiqur Rahim hit centuries, propelling Bangladesh to set the team’s record highest target of 330 runs in the first One Day International (ODI) match against Pakistan in city Friday.Bangladesh scored 329 for six in 50 overs at Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in

Tamim, Mushfiqur hit tons

DHAKA: Hard-hitting opener Tamim Iqbal and meddle order batsman Mushfiqur Rahim hit  centuries in the first One Day International (ODI) match of Bangladesh-Pakistan series in city Friday.Tamim hit his career’s fifth ton in ODI, scoring 132 runs off 135 balls. He built his innings with

Bangladesh 158 for 2 (32 ov)

DHAKA: Opener Tamim Iqbal hit fifty helping Bangladesh set a big total against Pakistan in their first One Day International (ODI) match at Mirpur in city Friday afternoon.Bangladesh scored 158 for two in 32 overs at Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium of the city till filling this

Bangladesh facing Pakistan bowlers

DHAKA: Bangladesh are facing Pakistan bowlers in the first One Day International (ODI) match against visiting Pakistan at Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium at Mirpur in city on Friday.Earlier, stand-in captain Shakib-Al-Hasan won the toss and decided to bat first.Regular captain Mashrafe

Shakib tells Tigers to forget past

DHAKA: Shakib Al Hasan wants Bangladesh to forget their past record against Pakistan as they target a win in the ODI series that begins on Friday. He urged the side to go into the first ODI with a winning mentality, which he felt was missing in their previous games against

Tigers on A Roll

Though Bangladesh Cricket team white washed New Zealand twice and Zimbabwe once in ODI yet very rarely Bangladesh starts as favorites for winning ODI series against higher ranked ICC teams. That rare opportunity appears when Bengal tigers start the three match ODI series against visiting

Young Tigers take 3-1 lead

DHAKA: Bangladesh Under-19 Cricket team beat the visiting South Africa Under-19s by 26-run in the 4th youth ODI at Sheikh Kamal International Cricket Stadium in Cox’s Bazar on Wednesday.While chasing down a Bangladesh U-19s set score of 207-run, Proteas U-19s managed to score 180-run

BCB XI beat Pakistanis

DHAKA: Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) XI beat visiting Pakistanis in the practice match by 1-wicket with 7 balls remaining at Khan Shaheb Osman Ali Stadium in Fatullah of Narayanganj on Wednesday.BCB XI chased down the target of 269-run losing nine wickets in 48.5-over. Sabbir Rahman was

Pakistan facing BCB XI

DHAKA: Visiting Pakistanis’ are facing the bowling Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) XI are facing bowling in a warm-up match on Wednesday ahead of the beginning of Bangladesh-Pakistan series.The match kicked off at Khan Shaheb Osman Ali Stadium in Fatullah of Narayanganj at

Atletico Madrid 0-0 Real Madrid

DHAKA: Gareth Bale missed a glorious chance as Atletico Madrid held rivals Real Madrid to a goalless draw in the Champions League quarter-final first leg.Wales forward Bale was through on goal in the third minute, but was thwarted by Jan Oblak, who was impressive for the home side

Proteas U-19s secure a 2-run win

DHAKA: Visiting South Africa Under-19 beat Bangladesh Under-19 in the third Youth ODI in a narrow margin of 2-run at Sheikh Kamal International Stadium in Cox’s Bazar.Bangladesh youth scored 227-run losing seven wickets in 50-over while chasing 229-run scored by South Africa

Pakistan cricket team arrive Dhaka Monday

DHAKA: Pakistan national cricket team will arrive in Dhaka on Monday noon to play a full series against their Bangladesh counterpart.The teams will play three-match ODIs series, a lone T20i and two-match Test series during the 28-day tour.Pakistan is set to start their venture with a

Tigers accorded ceremonial reception

DHAKA: Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) accorded the national cricket team a ceremonial reception on Saturday for their outstanding performances in the ICC World Cup 2015.Thousands of people, from all walks of life, participated in the ceremony that kicked off around 5:00pm at the South

Bangladesh U-19s take 2-0 lead against Proteas U-19s

DHAKA: Bangladesh U-19s beat visiting South Africa Under-19s cricket team in the second Youth One Day International (ODI) by 140-run at the Sher-E-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Mirpur of the city on Friday.South Arfica U-19 managed to score 119-run losing all wickets in 43.2 overs.

Chennai Super beat Delhi by one run

DHAKA: Hosts Chennai Super Kings defeated Delhi Daredevils by one run in a thrilling Indian Premier League (IPL) match at the M.A. Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on Thursday.Chasing a 151-run target, Delhi Daredevils, led by a valiant innings from South African Albie Morkel (73 not out),

Australia cricket legend Richie Benaud dies aged 84

DHAKA: Former Australia captain and legendary cricket commentator Richie Benaud has died at the age of 84.A pioneering leg-spin bowler, Benaud played in 63 Tests, 28 as captain, before retiring in 1964 to pursue a career in journalism and broadcasting.His final commentary in England came

Bangladesh tour 'a big challenge' for Pakistan

DHAKA: Pakistan middle-order batsman Fawad Alam said it would be difficult to defeat Bangladesh in their homeland, Lahore-based Urdu language news channel Dunya News reported on Thursday.While talking to the media during a training session in Lahore, Fawad Alam termed the Bangladesh

KKR begin title defence with win at home

DHAKA: We will be reminded time and again via highlights reel how the IPL is the breeding ground for the best fielding in the known universe, but what will not be mentioned is that on the opening night of its eighth edition seven catches were dropped. Kolkata Knight Riders let three slip,

Bangladesh announce 14-member squad

DHAKA: Bangladesh on Wednesday announced 14-member squad for the first two One Day International (ODI) matches to be played against visiting Pakistan scheduled to kick off on April 17.Selectors have left out Imrul Kayes, Taijul Islam and Shafiul Islam for the first two matches while

Bangladesh U-19s beat Proteas by 5-wkt

DHAKA: Bangladesh U-19s beat South Africa Under-19s cricket team in the first Youth One Day International (ODI) by 5 wickets with 36 balls remaining at the Sher-E-Bangla National Cricket Stadium on Wednesday.Winning the toss, South Africa decided to bat first. From the moment go, young