Mirpur

  • As it happened: World T20, India vs Sri Lanka Final 06-04-2014 05:03 PM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Playing his final T20 International, Sangakkara hit a match-winning 52 not out after Sri Lanka restricted India to a paltry 130/4 in the final on Sunday. Pre-match: Familiarity counts for nothing when pride and prize are at stake in...
  • Team India goes 'CSK way' as training jersey turns yellow 16-03-2014 09:37 PM

    Fatullah: To put it mildly, the colour of their recent performances has been dull but that didn't deter the BCCI from trying to add a dash of brightness ahead of Holi. The Indian team on Sunday sported a bright canary yellow training jersey on the eve of their first warm-up...
  • As it happened: Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, 3rd ODI 22-02-2014 11:54 AM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page TOSS: Sri Lanka decided to field. PLAYING XIs: Bangladesh: 1 Anamul Haque (wk), 2 Shamsur Rahman, 3 Mominul Haque, 4 Mushfiqur Rahim (c), 5 Naeem Islam, 6 Mahmudullah 7 Nasir Hossain, 8 Sohag Gazi, 9 Arafat Sunny, 10 Shafiul...
  • 3rd ODI: Sri Lanka target clean sweep in Bangladesh 21-02-2014 02:49 PM

    Sri Lanka will be without the veteran trio of Mahela Jayawardene, Kumara Sangakkara and Tillakaratne Dilshan as they target a clean sweep in Bangladesh by winning the third and final ODI in Mirpur on Saturday. The first instance since 1999 when not one of Jaywardene, Sangakkara and Dilshan will be...
  • 1st Test: Sri Lanka hammer Bangladesh by an innings and 248 runs in four days 30-01-2014 01:45 PM

    Mirpur: Dilruwan Perera claimed his maiden five-wicket haul in his just second Test to help Sri Lanka to a comprehensive innings and 248-runs victory over Bangladesh before tea on the fourth day of the first Test Thursday. Perera finished with figures of 5 for 109 and Suranga Lakmal had 3...
  • As it happened: Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Day 3 29-01-2014 08:48 AM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Day 2 round-up: Opener Kaushal Silva hit a maiden Test century to lead a dominant batting display by Sri Lanka on the second day. Silva scored 139 as the tourists reached 375-5 by stumps. Sri Lanka will resume on...
  • As it happened: Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka 1st Test Day 2 28-01-2014 09:08 AM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page.) Day 1 round-up: Kaushal Sliva hit 30 and Dimuth Karunarate scored 28 to help Sri Lanka reach 60 for 0...
  • 21 killed in Bangladesh violence after Jamaat leader's hanging 15-12-2013 07:05 AM

    Dhaka: The death toll in violence across Bangladesh triggered by the execution of a top Jamaat-e-Islami leader has risen to 21, prompting Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to issue a stern warning saying, "We know how to control you." Abdul Quader Mollah, known as the "Butcher of Mirpur" for atrocities committed...
  • As it happened: Bangladesh vs New Zealand, 2nd ODI 31-10-2013 12:29 PM

    TOSS: Bangladesh decide to bat. TEAM NEWS: Shamsur Rahman makes his debut for Bangladesh, replacing Anamul Haque. New Zealand replace injured Williamson with Latham and Mills comes in place of McClenaghan. Bangladesh won the first ODI by 43 runs (D/L), and another win here in Mirpur today will help them...
  • 1st ODI: Rubel six-wicket haul leads Bangladesh to win 29-10-2013 12:18 PM

    TOSS: New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum won the toss and decided to field. TEAM NEWS: Shakib Al Hasan not in the eleven due to illness. Zia ur Rahman, Shamsur Rahman and Al Amin Hossain also miss out. New Zealand decided to bench Latham, Mills, Munro and Milne. The last time...
  • As it happened: 2nd Test, Ban vs NZ, Day 5 25-10-2013 08:44 AM

    No play was possible on Day 5 due to persistent rain that forced the umpires to call off the match, which resulted in 0-0 series result after two drawn Tests. Day-4 Round-up: Mominul Haque smashed his second Test century to help Bangladesh cruise to 269 for 3 and take a...
  • As it happened: Bangladesh vs New Zealand, 2nd Test, Day 4 24-10-2013 08:21 AM

    Day 3 Round-up: Corey Anderson's maiden century and half-centuries by tailenders BJ Watling and Ish Sodhi lifted New Zealand to 419-8 and a 137-run lead over Bangladesh on the third day of the second Test on Wednesday. New Zealand, who have never lost a Test to Bangladesh, were almost in...
  • As it happened: Bangladesh vs NZ, 2nd Test, Day 3 23-10-2013 08:55 AM

    Day 2 Round-up: Shakib Al Hasan claimed three wickets to restrict New Zealand to 107 for 3 in reply to Bangladesh's 282 on a rain-interrupted second day of the second Test on Tuesday. Tea was enforced 26 minutes earlier than scheduled after rain thwarted play. The rain never relented and...
  • Bangladesh ready to kill another giant 21-03-2012 10:18 PM

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  • Bookie killed after India beat Pakistan 19-03-2012 12:10 PM

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  • Asia Cup: Bangladesh eyeing final spot 19-03-2012 11:28 AM

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  • Ind vs Pak: as it happened, Match 5 18-03-2012 12:39 PM

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  • Asia Cup: Bangladesh aim to upset India 15-03-2012 12:49 PM

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  • Asia Cup: Sri Lanka face Pakistan test 14-03-2012 12:07 PM

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  • Dhoni says defending not easy at Mirpur 13-03-2012 10:03 PM

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  • Bowlers script 50-run victory for India 13-03-2012 09:45 PM

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