Bangladesh Cricket

  • Bangladesh Cricket Board issues show-cause notice to Shakib Al Hasan 05-04-2014 08:49 PM

    Mirpur: There seems to be no end to the troubles of Shakib Al Hasan. The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has issued a showcause notice to country's premier all-rounder for making critical remarks about the national team during an interview with a local vernacular newspaper. Shakib has been given time till...
  • Bangladeshi cricket fans face ban for waving rivals' flags 25-03-2014 11:43 PM

    Dhaka: The Bangladeshi hosts of cricket's World Twenty20 threatened to ban local supporters on Tuesday from stadiums if they were seen carrying the flags of any of the other teams competing in the tournament. The order came after an outcry over images of locals waving Pakistani flags during the recently...
  • ICC, BCB disappointed with outcome in BPL fixing case 26-02-2014 10:26 PM

    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'...
  • Injured Tamim Iqbal ruled out of Asia Cup 23-02-2014 01:12 PM

    Bangladesh batsman Tamim Iqbal will miss the coming Asia Cup due to a neck strain as the BCB selectors announced Bangladesh's squad for the tournament. The left-handed batsman had also missed Bangladesh's three-match one-day international series against Sri Lanka, which ended in a 3-0 rout. "We will not be getting...
  • Bangladesh protest two-tier Test cricket proposal 29-01-2014 08:03 PM

    Dhaka: Bangladesh cricket has formally protested plans to shake up the world game, while Sri Lanka have demanded more discussions on the issue at the ICC meeting, officials said on Wednesday. A Bangladesh Cricket Board spokesman said it was strongly opposed to a discussion paper circulated at an International Cricket...
  • Unrest threatens to take T20 World Cup away from Bangladesh 10-12-2013 03:14 PM

    Dhaka: A day after West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) cancelled its U-19 team's tour of Bangladesh due to a low-intensity bomb blast near the team hotel in Chittagong, Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) president Nazmul Hassan admitted that the organisation of ICC World Twenty20 in the country next year is under...
  • Bangladesh wants WI U-19 team to stay on despite bomb blast 10-12-2013 11:49 AM

    Chittagong: The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) wants West Indies Under-19 team to reconsider its decision to pull out of the current tour. West Indies decision to withdraw was prompted by an explosion near the team hotel in Chittagong on Sunday as the country prepares for general election next month, reports...
  • Bangladesh says World T20 safe after Windies pull out 09-12-2013 12:55 PM

    Dhaka: Bangladesh cricket authorities played down security fears on Monday after a bomb explosion outside the hotel of a West Indian touring team sparked jitters ahead of the World Twenty20 next March. The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) on Sunday withdrew their Under-19 national cricket team from a seven-match series...
  • Bangladesh match-fixing hearing underway 24-11-2013 04:37 PM

    Dhaka: A hearing was underway in Bangladesh on Sunday against nine cricketers and officials charged with match-fixing offences involving the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL), officials said. The disciplinary hearing convened by the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) involves seven people charged with match-fixing including former Bangladesh captain Mohammad Ashraful, who made...
  • ICC charges 9 in Bangladesh for breaching anti-corruption code 13-08-2013 03:54 PM

    Dubai: The ICC's Anti-Corruption and Security Unit (ASCU) has charged nine individuals in Bangladesh for breaching the anti-corruption code, cricket's ruling body announced Tuesday. The news came after the ASCU submitted its report on the alleged corruption in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL), the announcement of which had been delayed...
  • Taskin Ahmed needs to be handled carefully

    Perfume Ball |  Faisal Caesar
    Bangladesh's pace bowling, so far, has been nothing but a painstaking story. Other than Mashrafe Mortaza, till now, Bangladesh have not been able to produce...

  • ACSU's report on BPL likely to be released after August 12 27-07-2013 10:13 PM

    Dhaka: ICC's Anti-Corruption and Security Unit's report on the alleged corruption in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) is likely to be out after August 12 as the Bangladesh Cricket Board has asked the investigation body to submit its report after the Eid-ul-Fitr holidays. BCB president Nazmul Hassan said the report...
  • The World T20 venue must not slip away

    Perfume Ball |  Faisal Caesar
    The last six months have not been very pleasant for Bangladesh. Time and again chaotic incidents took place and frustrated the whole nation. Unpleasant political...

  • ICC ACSU report on corruption in BCB delayed 30-06-2013 11:58 AM

    Dhaka: The ICC Anti-Corruption and Security Unit`s report on corruption in the Bangladesh Premier League has been delayed till at least the next month after officials sought more time to complete their investigation. The report has been delayed thrice before and according to Bangladesh Cricket Board President Nazmul Hassan, it...
  • ICC to deliberate on venues for T20 World Cup 26-06-2013 10:28 AM

    London: The ICC is likely to deliberate on the venues for next year's Twenty20 World Cup, scheduled to be held in Bangladesh, during the governing body's annual conference here. The tournament is scheduled to be organised between March 16 and April 6 in Bangladesh. The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) had...
  • Bangladesh suspend ex-captain Ashraful amid fixing probe 04-06-2013 03:02 PM

    Dhaka: The Bangladesh Cricket Board has suspended former captain Mohammad Ashraful until the International Cricket Council's Anti-Corruption and Security Unit submits a report on investigations into suspected match-fixing and spot-fixing during this year's Bangladesh Premier League. "As Ashraful has confessed his involvement in fixing to the ACSU team, so he...
  • ICC to probe Mohammad Ashraful's match-fixing link 30-05-2013 04:12 PM

    Dhaka: The International Cricket Council is probing allegations of match-fixing in Bangladesh cricket with former captain Mohammad Ashraful among those being questioned, local officials said on Thursday. ICC anti-corruption inspectors were investigating allegations of wrongdoing during a match in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL), a spokesman for the Bangladesh Cricket...
  • Bangladesh cricketers protest Dhaka Premier League delay 21-04-2013 01:33 PM

    Dhaka: Bangladesh's domestic cricketers protested the delay in holding the Dhaka Premier League, the country's most popular domestic competition, at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium on Saturday. The protestors, including several international cricketers, have not played any domestic cricket since mid-February. The 12-team one-day competition is also the biggest source of...
  • Passionate Bangladeshi cricket fans will uplift BPL 2

    Perfume Ball |  Faisal Caesar
    So there will be no Pakistani players in season two of the Bangladesh Premiere League. The Pakistan Cricket Board has denied to give No-objection certificates...

  • BCB to send delegation to Pakistan 03-01-2013 08:07 PM

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  • Pybus steps down as Bangladesh coach 24-10-2012 05:39 PM

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