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  • Dhaka Gladiators beat Chittagong Kings by 29 runs February 14, 2013

    Mirpur: Dhaka Gladiators continued their dominance in the Bangladesh Premier League 2013 as they beat Chittagong Kings by 29 runs on Thursday to notch up their ninth victory of the tournament. Enamul Haque won the toss and put Dhaka Gladiators to bat. Though Joshua Cobb departed early, Tillakratne Dilshan...
  • Yearender 2012: The best T20I bowling of 2012 December 30, 2012

    From nagging yorkers, asphyxiating lines and blistering pace, we sift through the list and come up with the most memorable Twenty20 international bowling spells of 2012. Umar Gul 3 for 18, 1st T20I, Dubai Umar Gul remains one of the best Twenty20 bowlers and his skill was on display against England...
  • Bangladesh boost spin department with Sunny callup December 6, 2012

    Dhaka: Bangladesh bolstered their spin attack for the final two oneday internationals against West Indies by calling up leftarmer Elias Sunny on Thursday. "Sunny was added to the squad as we felt a spinner short in Wednesday's third match," said selector Minhajul Abedin. "West Indies were struggling against spinners but we...
  • Bangladesh surpass Pak, Aus in T20 rankings July 22, 2012

    By claiming the recently concluded Twenty20 series against Ireland, Bangladesh surpassed the top teams like Pakistan, Australia, New Zealand and India in the ICC Twenty20 rankings. They whitewashed Ireland in the threematch series and had risen to fourth place in the team's rankings. The Tigers' are now behind England, South Africa and...
  • Pakistan win first Test by innings, 184 runs December 12, 2011

    Chittagong: Pakistan spinner Abdur Rehman took four wickets while Saeed Ajmal and Aizaz Cheema chimed in with two each as the visitors efficiently and predictably completed victory over Bangladesh by an innings and 184 runs in the first Test. Needing 459 runs just to make Pakistan bat again, Bangladesh could only...
  • 2011 A great year for debutant bowlers December 30, 2011

    New Delhi: Debutant Test bowlers have never had it better. When South Africa's latest pace prospect, Marchant de Lange, ran through Sri Lanka on the second day in Durban, he emulated his teammate Vernon Philander and Australians James Pattinson, Nathan Lyon and Pat Cummins in taking a fivewicket haul on...
  • Pak beat Bangladesh in 2nd ODI to win series December 3, 2011

    Dhaka: Umar Gul took four wickets as Pakistan beat Bangladesh by 76 runs in the second oneday international on Saturday to take an unassailable 20 lead in the threematch series. Gul finished with 4 for 36 after Pakistan won the toss and scored 262 for 7 off 50 overs with Umar...