Saturday, 23 Sep, 2023


Bangladesh white washed

DHAKA: West Indies white washed visiting Bangladesh by wining all three matches of ODI series. On the last match, West Indies scored 338 losing seven wickets in stipulated 50 overs and Bangladesh managed to score 247 for 8 wickets in 50 overs.  Denesh Ramdin and DM Bravo scored

Tigers Primed in White Wash

West Indies 338/7 (Dinesh Ramdin 169, Daren Bravo 124, Al Amin Hossain 4/59) beat Bangladesh 247/8 .( Mushfiqur Rahim 72 , Tamim Iqbal 55,Mahmudullah Riad 27 , Nasir Hossain 26 , Sohag Gazi 24 , Ravi Rampaul 4/29, Narine 1/31) by 91 runs  West Indies was brutal and ruthless in

Messi deeply saddened for Gaza

DHAKA: Soccer star Lionel Messi, in a Facebook post, said he was ‘deeply saddened” by the loss of young lives with a photo of an injured Palestinian boy. ‘As a father and a Unicef Goodwill Ambassador, I am terribly saddened by the images coming from the conflict between Israel and

Tigers Must Play for Pride

With ODI series already lost tigers must play for pride in third and final ODI tonight. Nothing can happen worse than the second ODI when they imploded to their second lowest ODI score of 70 all out. When 10 out of 11 players of an ICC full member team fail to reach double figure while

Gazi reported for suspect bowling

DHAKA: Sohag Gazi, the Bangladesh offspinner, has been reported for a suspect bowling action following the second ODI against West Indies in St George's. The match officials' report, according to an ICC release, "cited concerns regarding Gazi's bowling action for all deliveries". He

Messi shines in Barca win

DHAKA: Barcelona put a turbulent few months behind them by sweeping aside Elche 3-0 at the Nou Camp in their opening game of the Spanish season. Lionel Messi was the standout player as he scored twice and Barcelona dominated despite having Javier Mascherano sent off and playing the

‘Cricketers to be accountable for defeat’

DHAKA: Bangladesh National Cricket team is encircled by continuous defeat and they just cannot get rid of this dilemma in previous year. Chairman of Bangladesh Cricket Operations Committee Akram Khan forewarned that the cricketers along with coaching staff and selectors would be

Is Bangladesh Cricket Orphan?

Who is the guardian of Bangladesh Cricket? Is it orphan or there is an institution to care for its wellbeing or welfare? The way all the good works and achievements of Bangladesh cricket is subsiding and falling apart from the recent disappointing, disgusting and diabolic performance

Mushfiq Made Wedding Diary Brand Ambassador

DHAKA: Bangladesh national cricket team captain Mushfiqur Rahim has recently signed up a one-year contract as Brand Ambassador with the Wedding Diary, an event management firm. Regarding role as the brand ambassador, Mushfiq said, “I am with Wedding Diary because they are the best.

Atletico beat Real to win title

DHAKA: Mario Mandzukic scored his first goal for Atletico Madrid who overcame star-studded city rivals Real Madrid to win the Spanish Super Cup 2-1 on aggregate. Atletico won 1-0 on the night, with the Croat firing in low from inside the area after just two minutes. Raul Garcia also

Toothless Tigers Tamed

West Indies 247/7 (Chris Gayle 58, DM Bravo 53, LMP Simmons 40, D Ramdin 34, Mashrafee 3/39, Al-Amin Hossain 2/60)  beat Bangladesh  all Out  70  in 24.4 Overs   ( Tamim Iqbal 37 , Narine 3/13 ,Roach 3/19 ,Rampaul 2/21) by 177 runs. Toothless tigers crushed to yet another

Tigers bowling against W Indies

DHAKA: Bangladesh are bowling against West Indies in the Second One Day International at St George’s in Grenada on Friday evening. The match started at 7:00pm Bangladesh time. Earlier in the day, Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim won the toss and elected to field first. Bangladesh

How Tigers Can Turn the Tide?

Bengal Tigers are in the losing cycles in 2014 .Nothing seems to be going right for them. The same team which scared almost every team in the ODI format of the game in 2013 kept on losing against major and minor opposition alike. The manner they lost some of the matches even

Zimbabwe to tour Bangladesh in Oct

Dhaka: Zimbabwe will come to Bangladesh for 3 Test matches and 5 ODIs in next October. Bangladesh Cricket Board informed that the test matches will be held on October 26 and November 3 in Chittagong, and November 11 at Mirpur in the capital. The ODIs will take place on November 19, 21

Defeated Not Disgraced

Bangladesh 217/9 (Anamul Haque 109, Tamim Iqbal 26, Nasir Hossain 26, DJ Bravo 4/32 ) lost to West Indies 219/7 ( KA Pollard 89 ,D Ramadin 74 ,JO Holder 22* ) by three Wickets  When a team after scoring a moderate 217 gets top half of its opponents back to the pavilion for mere 34, that

West Indies beat Bangladesh

DHAKA: West Indies beat Bangladesh by three wickets in first one-day international in three-match series at the National Stadium in West Indies on Wednesday.Pollard added a critical 145 off 132 deliveries with fellow Trinidadian Ramdin after the hosts had slumped to 34-5.The West Indies

Testing Times for Tigers

Caribbean Challenge of the Bengal Tigers launches today with the commencement of the first of the three One Day Internationals (ODI) at National Cricket Stadium, St George’s.  Judged from the recent declining and diminishing performance of Tigers in 2014 at home and weighing on the

Gordon, voice of BBC radio football, dies

DHAKA: James Alexander Gordon, who read out the football results on BBC radio for 40 years and had one of the most recognisable voices in broadcasting, has died at the age of 78.‘James was an iconic radio voice who turned the classified football results into a national

Shakib regains No 1 position

DHAKA: Shakib Al Hasan regained his position as the best Test all-rounder beating Indian cricketer Ravichandran Ashwin.The Bangladeshi left-hander, though facing a six-moth ban, bagged 364 rating points to regain the ICC Player Rankings’ top position.The 27-year-old has also become

Bangladesh beat Grenada

DHAKA: Bangladesh beat Grenada by 95 runs in an ODI match at Progress Park, St Andrew's on August 17.Grenada managed to score 227 runs losing nine wickets in the stipulated over in response to Bangladesh-set 323-run target. Tigers scored 322 run losing 6 wickets in 50-over.  Tamim