Bangladesh

  • Richardson anticipating West Indies domination in Test series Yesterday

    Basseterre: West Indies team manager Richie Richardson has backed the regional side to use the momentum from the successful one-day series and also dominate Bangladesh in the upcoming Test series. The hosts swept the three-match one-day series convincingly and will now turn their attention to the longer format, with matches scheduled...
  • Shakib Al Hasan can't play for KKR in CLT20 despite ban reduction Yesterday

    New Delhi: Bangladesh's star allrounder Shakib al-Hasan wouldn't be able to play in the upcoming Champions League T20 for the IPL champions Kolkata Knight Riders even though the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has reduced his ban. While Shakib is free to play competitive cricket from September 15, BCB's ban on NOCs...
  • Heavy rain ruins West Indies vs Bangladesh one-off T20 2 days ago

    Basseterre: The one-off Twenty20 cricket international between the West Indies and Bangladesh was abandoned with no result on Wednesday after a lengthy, heavy shower rendered conditions unfit for play at Warner Park. Bangladesh, after winning the toss, reached 31 for 0 off 4.4 overs when rain and strong winds caused ground...
  • Bangladesh lift ban on allrounder Shakib Al Hasan 4 days ago

    Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan's six-month ban imposed last month for "misbehaviour" has been lifted, the Bangladesh Cricket Board said on Tuesday. "After Sept. 15, Shakib will be available for selection," BCB president Nazmul Hassan told reporters after a board meeting. However, the embargo on participating in overseas competitions will stand. Bangladesh's most...
  • West Indies sweep Bangladesh 3-0 after 91-run win 4 days ago

    Basseterre: Denesh Ramdin hit a memorable 169 off 121 balls and Darren Bravo struck 124 as the West Indies powered to a 3-0 series sweep of Bangladesh with a 91-run win in the third and final one-day international on Monday. Wicket-keeper Ramdin slammed eight fours and 11 sixes at Warner Park...
  • Live Score: West Indies vs Bangladesh, 3rd ODI at Basseterre 5 days ago

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Toss: West Indies have won and have opted to bat first. Playing XIs: Bangladesh: Tamim Iqbal, Anamul Haque, Imrul Kayes, Mushfiqur Rahim(w/c), Mominul Haque, Mahmudullah, Nasir Hossain, Sohag Gazi, Mashrafe Mortaza, Abdur Razzak, Al-Amin Hossain West Indies: Chris Gayle, Lendl Simmons, Darren Bravo,...
  • Andre Russell added to West Indies squad for final ODI 5 days ago

    Basseterre: Allrounder Andre Russell has been called up to the West Indies squad for the third and final One-Day International (ODI) against Bangladesh here Monday. Russell's addition pushes the squad to 14 and is the only change to the unit which contested the opening games in Grenada last week. The 26-year-old...
  • Bangladeshi offspinner Sohag Gazi latest to be reported for suspect action 5 days ago

    Bangladesh's Sohag Gazi has become the fifth offspinner in recent months to be reported to the International Cricket Council (ICC) for an illegal bowling action. The 23-year-old's action was found suspect during Bangladesh's 177-run loss in the second one-day international (ODI) against the West Indies in Grenada on Friday, the governing...
  • Dwayne Bravo more keen on World Cup plans than whitewash over Bangladesh 5 days ago

    Captain Dwayne Bravo says the West Indies are more focussed on building their unit in preparation for next year's ICC Cricket World Cup, than completing a series whitewash over Bangladesh. The regional side enters Monday's third and final One-Day International against Bangladesh with a 2-0 lead after big wins in their...
  • Modi's 100 days in power: A look at PM's foreign policies 5 days ago

    New Delhi: The National Democratic Alliance government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has completed 100 days in power on Monday. PM Narendra Modi began his tenure with a diplomatic coup of sorts, securing the attendance of all South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) heads of states and Mauritius...
  • Sohag Gazi reported for suspect bowling action 6 days ago

    Dubai: Bangladesh off-spinner Sohag Gazi has been reported with a suspected illegal bowling action during his side's 177 runs loss in the second one-day International against the West Indies in Grenada. The match officials' report from the Friday game, which was handed over to Bangladesh team manager Habibul Bashar on Saturday,...
  • Sunil Narine warns against taking Bangladesh lightly 1 week ago

    St. George's: West Indies offspinner Sunil Narine has cautioned against taking Bangladesh lightly following his side's crushing 177-run victory in the second One-Day International (ODI) here at the National Stadium. Friday's win seals the series two-nil for West Indies with the third and final match to be played at Warner Park...
  • 2nd ODI: West Indies bowl out Bangladesh for 70 in a 177-run rout August 23, 2014

    St. George's: An abject batting display by Bangladesh, who were bowled out for just 70, paved the way for a crushing 177-run victory by the West Indies in the second one-day international on Friday. Replying to the home side's total of 247 for 7 in a match they had to win...
  • Kieron Pollard wants to be more consistent for West Indies August 22, 2014

    St.George's: Burly all-rounder Kieron Pollard said he wants to become a more consistent match-winner for West Indies in the future. Pollard hit an entertaining 89 and was the architect of a three-wicket victory for the Windies over Bangladesh in the first One-day International on Wednesday here, reports CMC. He shared a...
  • 1st ODI: Pollard, Ramdin star as West Indies beat Bangladesh by 3 wickets August 21, 2014

    Allrounder Kieron Pollard hit 89 and Denesh Ramdin chipped in with 74 as the West Indies overcame a disastrous start to beat Bangladesh by three wickets in their opening one-day international at the National Stadium on Wednesday. With five fours and six sixes off 70 balls, Pollard added a critical 145...
  • 1st ODI: West Indies look to extend Bangladesh's woeful run August 20, 2014

    St. George's: West Indies and Bangladesh commence a three-match one-day International series at the Queen's Park Stadium in Grenada on Wednesday with the home side heavily favoured to extend the tourists' miserable record in 2014. Despite several encouraging performances in a 95-run win in their lone warm-up fixture against a Grenada...
  • Pollard, Roach, Taylor back in West Indies ODI squad for Bangladesh August 19, 2014

    St. John's: Hard-hitting right-hander Kieron Pollard is set to play his first one-day international in more than a year after being named in a West Indies 13-man squad to face Bangladesh in the three-match Dhaka Bank Cup series later this month. The Trinidadian, was sidelined by injury for most of last...
  • India beat Bangladesh 5-1 to win hockey Test series August 8, 2014

    New Delhi: The Indian Men's Hockey team continued their rampaging run as they thrashed Bangladesh 5-1 in their second match to clinch the three-match Test series played at Dhaka on Friday. This victory brings with itself the series-win against Bangladesh and India now expects a clean sweep by winning the third...
  • India edge out Bangladesh 2-1 in hockey series opener August 7, 2014

    New Delhi: Riding their fine form after bagging a silver in the recently concluded Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, the Indian men's hockey team edged out Bangladesh 2-1 in the opening Test of the three-match series that started on Wednesday in Dhaka as part of the Asian Games tune-up. Bangladesh drew first...
  • Saudi men told not to marry women from Pakistan, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Chad August 6, 2014

    Islamabad/Riyadh: Saudi Arabia has prohibited its men from marrying women from Pakistan, Bangladesh and two other nations, in an apparent move aimed at discouraging its citizens from marrying foreigners. Apart from Pakistan and Bangladesh, Saudi men now can't marry women from Chad and Myanmar as well. Saudi Arabia is home to an...
  • 118 feared dead in Bangladesh ferry disaster August 5, 2014

    Dhaka: At least 118 people were feared dead after an overcrowded ferry with up to 250 passengers on board sank in the Padma river in central Bangladesh, as the efforts to locate the vessel under deep waters is still underway. "Five more bodies were retrieved on Tuesday as they were...
  • Ferry carrying over 200 passengers capsizes, several fishermen with their trawlers missing in Bay of Bengal August 4, 2014

    Dhaka: A Bangladesh passenger ferry carrying hundreds of people reportedly capsized on Monday leaving many missing. Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority Chairman Samsuddoha Khondaker said the accident took place on Monday morning as the as the MV Pinak was crossing the River Padma in Munshiganj district in the central part...
  • India may allow resident visa to Taslima Nasreen, Rajnath assures help August 2, 2014

    New Delhi:It is likely that the Indian government might consider extending the resident visa of Bangladeshi author Taslima Nasreen. The development comes after the controversial writer met Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday with her with a request to extend her stay in India for longer than two months. She...
  • Government refuses one-year resident visa to writer Taslima Nasreen July 31, 2014

    New Delhi: Controversial writer Taslima Nasreen, who is living in exile since 1994, has been refused a one-year visa by the government and instead given permission to stay in India for two months. The 51-year-old writer had applied for a resident permit and the Home...
  • Bangladesh recall Imrul Kayes for ODIs on West Indies tour August 19, 2014

    Dhaka: Bangladesh on Thursday recalled opening batsman Imrul Kayes in their 15-man squad for the three-match one-day international series against the West Indies in the Caribbean next month. Kayes replaced allrounder Shakib Al Hasan, who is serving a six-month ban, imposed by the Bangladesh Cricket Board for what they said was...
  • Shakib Al Hasan apologises, appeals for reduced ban July 20, 2014

    Suspended all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan apologised on Sunday and appealed to the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) to reduce the six-month ban slapped on him earlier this month for misbehaviour. Bangladesh's most prominent cricketer was punished for what the BCB called a "severe attitude problem" and the board also decided not to...
  • Zimbabwe to tour Bangladesh in October July 16, 2014

    Zimbabwe will play three Tests and five one-day internationals on their month-long tour of Bangladesh starting in October, the local cricket board said on Wednesday. Chittagong will host the first two Tests from October 26 and November 3 while Mirpur stages the third from November 11, the Bangladesh Cricket Board said...
  • Bangladesh suspend Shakib Al Hasan for 'attitude problem' July 7, 2014

    Bangladesh cricket authorities on Monday suspended star allrounder Shakib Al Hasan for six months due to a "severe attitude problem," the cricket board chief said. "He has a severe attitude problem, which is unprecedented in the history of Bangladesh cricket. We think that his behavior is such that it's directly impacting...
  • 10 dead, 16 injured in bus accident in Bangladesh July 1, 2014

    Dhaka: At least 10 people were killed and 16 others injured on Tuesday when a passenger bus crashed into a roadside tree and overturned on a highway in southwestern Bangladesh. The accident occurred when the driver lost control of the vehicle near Jessore district. The bus was going to Benapole...
  • Stop illegal Bangladeshis or Assam could turn into 'Bosnia or Kashmir': BSF ex-officer June 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Retired Indian security personnel must be allowed to settle along the Bangladesh border to be New Delhi's "eyes and ears" vis-a-vis illegal migration, a former BSF officer says. Retired Border Security Force (BSF) Additional Director General PK Mishra also warns that India's failure to stop the growing illegal...