BANGLADESH VS WEST INDIES

  • WI disappointed despite T20 win: Darren Sammy December 11, 2012

    Dhaka: Captain Darren Sammy said Monday the West Indies were pleased to have finished the Bangladesh tour on a winning note but disappointed at failing to win all formats during the series. He was speaking after the Caribbean side beat Bangladesh by 18 runs in the oneoff Twenty20 International at the...
  • 5th ODI: Bangladesh beat WI by 2 wickets; win series 32 December 8, 2012

    Dhaka: Bangladesh held its nerve to beat West Indies by two wickets and win only a second oneday international cricket series between them on Saturday. A day after the home team failed to chase down 211 and West Indies tied the series 22, Bangladesh labored to surpass West Indies' total...
  • 4th ODI: WI thrash Bangladesh by 75 runs in lowscorer December 8, 2012

    Dhaka: Captain Darren Sammy smashed an aggressive halfcentury and then took 328 to guide West Indies to a 75run victory against Bangladesh in the fourth oneday international to level the fivematch series at 22 on Friday. Sammy hit five boundaries and two sixes in smashing 60 off 62 balls Friday to...
  • 5th ODI: Bangladesh eye muchawaited ODI series victory December 7, 2012

    Mirpur: After Bangladesh stamped their authority at home with two convincing victory in the first two ODIs, West Indies clawed back into the series with two wins of their own. If it was Marlon Samuels' century that spared West Indies' blushes in the third ODI, captain Darren Sammy came good...
  • West Indies' Cricket Board praises Chanderpaul December 7, 2012

    St. John's (Antigua): The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has praised veteran middle order batsman Shrivnarine Chanderpaul for regaining his ICC ranking as the top Test batsman in the world. Chanderpaul replaced Australia captain Michael Clarke, leading him by a single point, at the top of the latest Test rankings...
  • 4th ODI: Bangladesh vs West Indies, as it happened December 7, 2012

    35th over: Bangladesh 136 all out Dwayne Smith finished off the Bangladesh innings with the wicket of Abdur Razzaq for 3 as West Indies beat Bangladesh by 75 runs in the 4th ODI to level the 5match series 22. Mahmudullah remained not out on 56 as Darren Sammy...
  • Ottis Gibson seeks West Indies improvement December 4, 2012

    Dhaka: Coach Ottis Gibson hoped his West Indies team show improvement in the crucial third oneday international against Bangladesh in Dhaka on Wednesday. The tourists trail 02 in the fivematch series against a spirited host who won the first match by seven wickets and the second by their biggest margin of...
  • 3rd ODI: Bangladesh look to seal series December 4, 2012

    After winning the first two onedayers comprehensively, hosts Bangladesh will be hoping to wrap up the series when they take on West Indies in the third ODI at Mirpur on Wednesday. By all means, the oneday series has been a disappointment for the visitors and West Indies would be hoping to...
  • 2nd ODI: Bangladesh rout West Indies to take 20 lead December 2, 2012

    Khulna: Anamul Haque became the third youngest Bangladeshi to hit a hundred before the home team spun out the West Indies for their biggest oneday win of 160 runs in Khulna on Sunday. Anamul scored a dominating 120 in Bangladesh's imposing 292 for 6 before spinners Abdur Razzak (3 for 19)...
  • Upbeat Bangladesh suffer Shakib blow ahead of 2nd ODI December 1, 2012

    Khulna: Bangladesh suffered a crucial blow when their star allrounder Shakib al Hasan was ruled out of the entire oneday series against the West Indies because of injury, an official said Saturday. The 25yearold allrounder's chronic shinbone injury recurred during the second Test in Khulna last week and he was...
  • Andre Russell expects WI winning ways to continue November 28, 2012

    Khulna: West Indies allrounder Andre Russell says he expects his side to continue its winning ways against Bangladesh in the five oneday internationals and the Twenty20 international. The fast bowling allrounder is one of six players shipped in to help form the limitedovers side for the series beginning Friday. The...
  • WI replace Best with Holder for ODI series November 25, 2012

    Khulna: The West Indies have called up uncapped Barbados pace bowler Jason Holder to replace Tino Best in the fivematch oneday series against Bangladesh, team officials said on Sunday. Best aggravated an old hamstring injury in the second Test in Khulna which West Indies won by 10 wickets on Sunday to...
  • Shakib ruled out of first two ODIs against WI November 25, 2012

    Khulna: Bangladesh allrounder Shakib Al Hasan has been ruled out of the first two oneday internationals against West Indies with a shin injury, team officials said on Sunday. Shakib had an MRI scan on his right tibia bone in Khulna on Saturday after the close of fourth day's play. "We have decided...
  • 2nd Test: WI beat Bangladesh by 10 wickets November 25, 2012

    Khulna: Tino Best took a career best 6 for 40 in an innings to set up a 10wicket victory for West Indies in the second Test against Bangladesh in Khulna on Sunday. Best helped West Indies skittle Bangladesh for 287 runs in their second innings on the fifth day, setting up...
  • 2nd Test: Bangladesh 226 for 6 at stumps November 24, 2012

    Khulna: Shakib Al Hasan made 97 runs and Nasir Hossain smashed an unbeaten halfcentury to help Bangladesh reach 226 for 6 at stumps Saturday after a slow start on the fourth day of the second and final Test match. Bangladesh was 85 for 5 at tea but Shakib and Nasir fought...
  • Tailender Abul Hasan scores century on Test debut November 21, 2012

    Khulna: Abul Hasan, a rookie mediumpacer from Bangladesh, has become the first player in the history of Test cricket to score a century batting at No. 10 on debut. The 20yearold reached the landmark in the final over of the first day's play in the second Test against West Indies...
  • Ban v WI, 2nd Test: Hasan lifts Bangladesh with hundred on debut November 21, 2012

    Khulna: Bangladesh's Abul Hasan became only the second man in 135 years of Test cricket to hit a debut hundred while batting at number ten, on the first day of the second Test against the West Indies on Wednesday. At stumps the 20yearold lefthander was unbeaten on 100. He had...
  • Tamim Iqbal fit to play second Test November 20, 2012

    Khulna: Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal has passed a fitness test and cleared to play in the second Test against West Indies, a team official said on Tuesday. "He felt fine batting in the nets and we think he is fit to play tomorrow," team physio Vibhav Singh told reporters. Tamim was nursing...
  • West Indies chase Test series sweep in Bangladesh November 20, 2012

    Khulna: Despite their convincing victory in the opening Test, West Indies captain Darren Sammy believes his side can still improve further, as they face Bangladesh in the second Test starting Wednesday. The West Indies brushed aside Bangladesh by 77 runs at the ShereBangla Stadium in Dhaka but needed a strong...
  • Bangladesh call up Anamul as cover for Tamim November 20, 2012

    Khulna: Bangladesh have called up uncapped opening batsman Anamul Haque as backup for injury doubt Tamim Iqbal for the second Test against West Indies, team officials said on Tuesday. Tamim is nursing an elbow problem and will undergo a fitness Test to determine his availability for the match beginning Wednesday. "Tamim...
  • Roach back for ODI series in Bangladesh November 19, 2012

    Khulna, Bangladesh: Paceman Kemar Roach has been included in the West Indies squad for the limitedovers series against Bangladesh after successfully recovering from a hamstring injury, the country's cricket board (WICB) said on Monday. Roach was ruled out of the ongoing twoTest series between the sides after getting injured while...
  • Ban vs WI, 1st Test, Day 5: Best takes five in 77run win November 17, 2012

    Mirpur: Tino Best's maiden fivewicket haul bundled out Bangladesh for 167 in their second innings, thereby helping West Indies to a 77run win in the first Test at Mirpur. Chasing a target of 245 to win on the final day, the hosts succumbed under pressure of chasing at home. Best...