Dhaka Gladiators

  • Bangladesh says ICC let fixed matches to go ahead June 13, 2014

    Dhaka: Bangladesh has accused anti-corruption investigators from the International Cricket Council of allowing a match in a scandal-plagued Twenty20 tournament to go ahead even though it knew it was fixed. A report from a special tribunal set up by the Bangladesh board said the ICC's Anti Corruption and Security Unit (ACSU)...
  • Dhaka Gladiators owner convicted of match-fixing February 27, 2014

    Dhaka: A special tribunal convicted one of the owners of the Dhaka Gladiators on Wednesday of match-fixing in the tainted Bangladesh Premier League, while three international cricketers pleaded guilty in the 2013 scandal, officials said. Shihab Jishan Chowdhury, managing director of the reigning BPL champions, was found guilty of one charge...
  • Kent's Darren Stevens cleared in Bangladesh corruption probe February 26, 2014

    Kent cricketer Darren Stevens has been found not guilty by an International Cricket Council (ICC) tribunal of failing to report an illegal approach while playing in the Bangladesh Premier League in 2013. The 37-year-old all-rounder had been charged with two counts of failing to report a corrupt approach while playing for...
  • ICC, BCB disappointed with outcome in BPL fixing case February 26, 2014

    Dubai: The ICC and the Bangladesh Cricket Board on Wednesday expressed disappointment after the tribunal investigating alleged corruption in the BPL, found one of the owners of Dhaka Gladiators guilty of "being party to an effort to fix" a match in the 2013 edition of the T20 league. Dhaka Gladiators' Shihab...
  • 'Gaylestorm' takes Dhaka Gladiators into final of BPL February 15, 2013

    Dhaka: After dominating the first 10 overs of their semi-final game against Dhaka Gladiators, Sylhet Royals where hit by the 'Gaylestorm' that took Dhaka to the final of the second season of Bangladesh Premier League on Friday. Chris Gayle proved to be the difference as he scored 114 off just...
  • Dhaka Gladiators beat Chittagong Kings by 29 runs February 14, 2013

    Mirpur: Dhaka Gladiators continued their dominance in the Bangladesh Premier League 2013 as they beat Chittagong Kings by 29 runs on Thursday to notch up their ninth victory of the tournament. Enamul Haque won the toss and put Dhaka Gladiators to bat. Though Joshua Cobb departed early, Tillakratne Dilshan...
  • BPL: Mohammad Ashraful ton downs Khulna Royal Bengals February 11, 2013

    Mirpur: Mohammad Ashraful moved past his previous Twenty20 best of 73 with a ballistic century to power Dhaka Gladiators to an eight-wicket win over Khulna Royal Bengals on Monday at the Sher-e-Bangla Stadium. Chasing a target of 176 after Australian import Travis Birt hit an unbeaten 94, Dhaka were taken...
  • Dhaka Gladiators rout Barisal Burners to claim top position in points table February 9, 2013

    Mirpur: Dhaka Gladiators routed Barisal Burners by eight wickets on Saturday to claim the top position in the points table of the Bangaldesh Premier League 2012-13. Barisal Burners' skipper Brad Hodge won the toss and opted to bat but his decision went horribly wrong as his team could manage just...
  • BPL: Taylor wins it for Chittagong Kings February 1, 2013

    Chittagong: Chittagong Kings skipper Brendan Taylor led from the front and cracked an unbeaten 69 to power his team to a eight-wicket victory over Khulna Royal Bengals on Friday. Taylor won the toss and put Khulna Royals to bat. His bowlers ratified his decision and restricted the opposition to 136...
  • BPL: Sylhet Royals beat Dhaka Gladiators January 25, 2013

    Khulna: Sylhet Royals continued their fantastic form in this year's Bangladesh Premier League as they won their fourth match in a row to lead the points table. They defeated Dhaka Gladiators by seven wickets in Khulna on Friday. Dhaka were also unbeaten before this match but now are second following...
  • BPL: Wright, Shakib guide Gladiators to win January 22, 2013

    Khulna: Dhaka Gladiators continued their winning streak in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) following their 13-run victory against Duronto Rajshahi here on Tuesday. Despite a gritty half-century by Tamim Iqbal, they fell short of the 157-run target. Shakib Al Hasan removed the dangerous left-hander who had smashed four fours and two...
  • BPL: Second victory in a row for Gladiators January 19, 2013

    Mirpur: Dhaka Gladiators clinched their second win in a row as they beat Rangpur Riders by 35 runs to go top of the table in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) on Saturday. After winning the toss, Gladiators chose to bat first and posted a huge 202 for 5. In reply,...
  • BPL: Shah fifty helps Gladiators beat Khulna Royal Bengals January 18, 2013

    Riding on Owais Shah's 84 and Anamul Haque's 50, Dhaka Gladiators beat Khulna Royal Bengals by 62 runs in the opening match of the second edition of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) in Mirpur on Friday. Shah hammered six sixes and four fours in his 48-ball knock, while Anamul scored 50...
  • Dhaka Gladiators lift first BPL title February 29, 2012

    Mirpur: The curtains came down on the maiden Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) on Wednesday with Dhaka Gladiators lifting the trophy by beating Barisal Burners by eight wickets on Wednesday. Both the teams played their respective semifinals on Tuesday and clashed in the finals without a rest day. It was Dhaka Gladiators,...
  • Duronto Rajshahi clinch a thriller February 28, 2012

    Mirpur: The match between Duronto Rajshahi and Dhaka Gladiators turned out to be a tense match at the end in the Bangladesh Premier League on Monday. After electing to bat, Gladiators managed to put up a low score of 116 as they ran into the experienced pacer, Mohammad Sami, who claimed...
  • Chittagong get the better of Gladiators in BPL February 24, 2012

    Mirpur: Chittagong Kings notched up their fifth victory in eight outings in the inaugural Bangladesh Premier League, beating the Dhaka Gladiators by 13 runs at Mirpur's Shere Bangla National Stadium on Friday. The win takes them to 10 points and in second place behind Khulna Royal Bengals. Darren Bravo struck an unbeaten...
  • Dhaka bt Sylhet to keep SF hopes alive February 22, 2012

    Chittagong: Dhaka Gladiators kept their semifinal hopes alive in the inaugural Bangladesh Premier League after beating Sylhet Royals by 8 wickets at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium on Wednesday. After being put into bat, the Royals lost wickets at regular intervals to reach 128/7 in their 20 overs. Apart from Peter...
  • Gladiators overcome Gayle's ton in BPL February 14, 2012

    Dhaka: Chris Gayle's blistering 61-ball 116 went in vain as Dhaka Gladiators move to the top of the Bangladesh Premier League after recording a 21-run win over Barisal Burners at the Shere Bangla National Stadium on Tuesday. After being put into bat, the Gladiators rode Azhar Mahmood's 77 not out off...
  • Gladiators win maiden BPL match February 13, 2012

    Mirpur: Dhaka Gladiators won their maiden BPL match and it was easy against Sylhet Royals, with seven wickets and ten balls to go on Monday. For the Gladiators, their skipper Mashrafe Mortaza took 2 for 22 to dismiss the Royals for only 124. The Royals batsmen got off to starts but...
  • Gladiators get the better of Royals February 12, 2012

    Mirpur: It was all easy for Dhaka Gladiators as they defeated Sylhet Royals comprehensively by 7 wickets with 10 balls remaining in the Bangladesh Premier League on Sunday. Sylhet Royals after winning the toss decided to bat and only managed to score a meagre 124 in 20 overs. For them Naeem...
  • Russell guides Khulna to easy win in BPL February 11, 2012

    Dhaka: West Indies allrounder Andre Russell sparkled not a little as Khulna Royal Bengals beat Dhaka Gladiators by 19 runs in the third match of the Bangladesh Premier League at the Shere Bangla National Stadium on Saturday. Electing to bat first, captain Shakib Al Hasan top-scored with 42 off 31 balls,...
  • Afridi hits jackpot in B'desh auction January 19, 2012

    Dhaka: Pakistani all-rounder Shahid Afridi was the most expensive of a host of international stars sold at the inaugural auction for the new Bangladesh Premier League on Thursday as he fetched $700,000. The former Pakistani captain hit the jackpot in a secret bidding process after he became the target of all...