Bangladesh Tour

  • Bangladesh agree 'in principle' to tour Pak December 18, 2012

    Dhaka: Bangladesh have agreed in principle to tour Pakistan and become the first team to play international cricket there since an attack on Sri Lanka's team bus nearly four years ago, officials said on Monday. Pakistan have had to play their 'home' matches in venues ranging from Dubai to London...
  • Shakib and Shafiul return for Bangladesh July 2, 2012

    Dhaka: Allrounder Shakib Al Hasan and paceman Shafiul Islam returned to the Bangladesh side on Monday in a 15man squad for a tour of Ireland and the Netherlands. Batsman Anamul Haque and allrounder Farhad Reza, who were in the squad for the recent Zimbabwe tour, have been dropped. Bangladesh will play three...
  • PCB awaits BCB response on cancelled tour April 27, 2012

    Lahore: The Pakistan Cricket Board is still waiting for an official response from their Bangladeshi counterparts on its request to try and annul the stay order from the Dhaka High Court which has prevented the Bangladesh team from touring Pakistan this month. "We really don't know what is happening because in...
  • Bangladesh postpone their tour of Pakistan April 20, 2012

    Dhaka: The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) postponed their twomatch tour of Pakistan next week after a Bangladesh High Court ordered it be delayed for a month because of security concerns. The BCB conveyed the decision to its Pakistan counterpart after the court order on Thursday, dealing a fresh blow to...
  • PCB flays court order to postpone Bangladesh tour April 20, 2012

    Karachi: Pakistan cricket authorities on Thursday voiced astonishment at what they called an "extremely disturbing" development after a court in Dhaka ordered Bangladesh to postpone their tour of Pakistan over security fears. Bangaladesh were set to play a 50over game and a Twenty20 international on April 29 and 30 in Lahore,...
  • Sohail questions Pak players' absence from IPL April 19, 2012

    Lahore: Former Test captain Aamir Sohail has called on the PCB and the Pakistan government to ensure the participation of Pakistani players in the Indian Premier League (IPL). Sohail, a former chief selector and now a wellknown cricket analyst and commentator, said that even though the IPL was a domestic...
  • Gaddafi stadium gets a cleanout for B'desh April 17, 2012

    Lahore: Work is being sped up to get the Gaddafi Stadium here ready for the visit of Bangladesh later this month, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) officials say. Foreign teams have shunned Pakistan since the deadly militant attack on the Sri Lankan team bus during the third Test in Lahore...
  • 'PCB awaiting confirmation from B'desh board' March 19, 2012

    Lahore: The International Cricket Council (ICC) has not yet initiated any move to appoint match officials for the planned tour by the Bangladesh cricket team to Pakistan next month. A senior official of the Pakistan Cricket Board however, told PTI on Monday that a wrong impression had been created that the...
  • Asia Cup: India, Sri Lanka resume rivalry March 12, 2012

    If the recentlyconcluded CB Series is anything to go by, then the second match of the Asia Cup between India and Sri Lanka should keep the supporters of both sides on their tenterhooks. However, the frame of mind that the two teams find themselves in could not be more contrasting....