MAHMUDULLAH

  • ICC World Cup 2015: Bangladesh's road to quarter-finals March 18, 2015

    When the game of cricket was introduced by England, Bangladesh didn't even exist on the World map. Who knew a team, with the tag of perennial minnows, will show the grit and confidence required to create history and enter the quarter-finals of a World Cup for. But they have done...
  • World Cup 2015: Mahmudullah finds form at perfect time for Bangladesh March 16, 2015

    Melbourne: It's been a long time coming but Mohammad Mahmudullah is finally fulfilling his promise as a match-winning batsman. For both him and his country Bangladesh, the long wait is paying off at the perfect time. Mahmudullah was first picked to play for Bangladesh in 2007. Just 20 at the time,...
  • World Cup 2015: Bangladesh gave New Zealand a run for their money March 14, 2015

    Bangladesh lost the match but impressed their fans by their performance against New Zealand. New Zealand has been playing great cricket since the beginning of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 and there is no doubt saying that after Australia, it is Bangladesh, who gave them the toughest fight in...
  • Bangladesh up for India challenge in World Cup quarters: Shakib Al Hasan March 13, 2015

    Hamilton: Bangladesh captain Shakib Al Hasan insists they have nothing to fear when they tackle India for a place in the World Cup semi-finals after giving in-form New Zealand a huge scare on Friday. The Tigers went down fighting by three wickets at Seddon Park in their last Pool A match...
  • ICC World Cup: Bangladesh deserved to enter quarter-finals, says Aminul Islam March 10, 2015

    It was a great victory by Bangladesh, who played a sensible, solid game to beat England. Their batting and bowling was disciplined throughout. It looked like the batting lost a bit of momentum in the Powerplay as Mushfiqur Rahim was careful to stay at the crease to help Mahmudullah to...
  • Kings of Cricket: Bangladesh enter WC quarters, England ousted March 9, 2015

    Bangladesh created history on Monday by ousting England from the cricket World Cup's league stage and securing a quarterfinal berth for the first time. ...
  • World Cup 2015: Twitter hails Bangladesh win, slams sluggish England March 9, 2015

    England slumped out of contention at the World Cup 2015 with a 15-run loss on Monday to Bangladesh, who advanced to the quarterfinals for the first time. Rubel Hossain claimed four wickets for Bangladesh after Mahmudullah posted the team's first World Cup century in a competitive, but achievable, 275 for 7...
  • Heroic Bangladesh qualify for quarters, script England's ouster from World Cup March 9, 2015

    England slumped out of contention at the Cricket World Cup with a a 15-run loss Monday to Bangladesh, which advanced to the quarterfinals for the first time. Rubel Hossain claimed four wickets for Bangladesh after Mahmudullah posted the team's first World Cup century in a competitive, but achievable, 275 for...
  • Mohammad Mahmudullah hits Bangladesh's first World Cup century March 9, 2015

    Adelaide: Mohammad Mahmudullah became the first Bangladesh batsman to score a World Cup century when he reached the landmark in the key Pool A match against England at the Adelaide Oval on Monday. The 29-year-old right-hander's hundred was also his first in 114 one-day internationals and came off 131 balls including...
  • 2nd Test: Bangladesh lead Zimbabwe by 266 on Day 4 November 6, 2014

    Khulna: Bangladesh recovered from a mini collapse in the middle order to reach 201 for 5 and stretch their lead over Zimbabwe to 266 at stumps Thursday on the fourth day. Mahmudullah on 63 will resume the fifth day with Shuvagat Hom, who was on 23. Malcolm Waller was the most...
  • 2nd Test: Dogged Tamim defies Zimbabwe to take Bangladesh to 193/3 November 3, 2014

    Khulna: Opener Tamim Iqbal's restrained batting helped Bangladesh reach 193 for 3 on the first day of the second Test against Zimbabwe on Monday. At stumps, Iqbal was 74 not out with Shakib Al Hasan on 13, leaving the Zimbabwe bowlers frustrated. Mahmudullah was the other notable scorer with 56. Iqbal made...
  • 1st Test: Mushfiqur Rahim leads Bangladesh fightback on Day 4 September 9, 2014

    Kingstown: Captain Mushfiqur Rahim struck an unbeaten 70 on Monday as Bangladesh batted doggedly to reach 256 for 5 in their second innings on day four as they faced an uphill battle to save the first Test against the West Indies at Arnos Vale Sports Complex. The tourists, forced to follow...
  • Ban vs SL, 2nd Test Day 4: as it happened February 7, 2014

    For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page. Day 3 roundup: Imrul Kayes and Shamsur Rahman hit their maiden centuries to lift Bangladesh to 409 for 8 at stumps on the third day of the second Test against Sri Lanka on Thursday. Shakib Al Hasan contributed 50 while...
  • Struggling Bangladesh, New Zealand seek Test redemption October 8, 2013

    Chittagong: Test cricket's underachievers New Zealand and Bangladesh will strive to resurrect their fortunes after a dismal run when they open a twomatch series in Chittagong on Wednesday. Bangladesh are tottering at the bottom of the Test table, lower than fellow woodenspooners Zimbabwe, after losing eight of their last 11 matches...
  • 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...
  • Bangladesh recall Reza for World T20 August 16, 2012

    Dhaka: Bangladesh's cricket selectors on Thursday recalled allrounder Farhad Reza for the World Twenty20, starting in Sri Lanka next month. The 26yearold, who played his last T20 international in November 2011 against Pakistan, replaced paceman Nazmul Hossain who was part of the T20 squad which toured Europe last month. "We opted for...
  • ACC rejects Bangladesh collision claims March 26, 2012

    Dhaka: The Asian Cricket Council (ACC) Monday rejected a complaint from Bangladesh that Pakistani pacer Aizaz Cheema deliberately blocked their batsman Mahmudullah Riyad in the last over during the tense chase in the Asia Cup final. Chasing 237 for a victory in the Asia Cup final in Mirpur last week, Bangladesh...
  • Sachin should not score ton against us: Riyad March 15, 2012

    Mirpur: The world might be waiting for Sachin Tendulkar's 100th international ton but Bangladesh vicecaptain Mahmudullah Riyad hoped the batsman does not reach the landmark against his team when they take on India in the Asia Cup here on Friday . Stating that nothing could be better for Bangladeshi fans than...