Mashrafe Mortaza

  • World T20: Pakistan stay alive in semis race by hammering Bangladesh 30-03-2014 07:14 PM

    Mirpur: Talented opener Ahmed Shehzad scored a brilliant unbeaten hundred as Pakistan crushed hosts Bangladesh by 50 runs in a Group 2 league encounter of the ICC World T20 to keep their semi-final hopes alive on Sunday. The result also eliminated Australia from the tournament and Pakistan and West Indies...
  • Mortaza accepts criticism, promises to do well against India 27-03-2014 06:58 PM

    Mirpur: Bangladesh pacer Mashrafe Mortaza said they deserve the criticism for the manner they suffered defeats against Hong Kong and West Indies but vowed to play good cricket to turn things around. Mortaza also said that BCB president Nazmul Hasan has indeed spoken to the players and tried to help...
  • As it happened: Pakistan vs Bangladesh, Asia Cup 04-03-2014 12:51 PM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Toss: Bangladesh have won the toss and opted to bat. Buoyed by their last-over win over arch-foes India, a rejuvenated Pakistan will look to seal a berth in the title clash as they lock horns with beleaguered hosts Bangladesh...
  • Mashrafe Mortaza ruled out of Asia Cup 28-02-2014 01:34 PM

    Dhaka: The Bangladesh cricket team's injury problems were compounded after senior pacer Mashrafe Mortaza was ruled out of the remainder of the Asia Cup due to a side strain. The setback comes on the eve of their clash against a spirited Afghanistan. Pacer Shafiul Islam has been brought as Mortaza's...
  • Beating India is no longer an upset, says Mashrafe Mortaza 25-02-2014 06:42 PM

    Mirpur: Bangladesh's premier pacer Mashrafe Mortaza on Tuesday said that beating a heavyweight Indian cricket team is no longer considered as an "upset" as the hosts have defeated them on a few occasions in the near past including the last edition of Asia Cup. "I don't count a win against...
  • 1st T20, Bangladesh vs SL: Hosts face uphill task against No. 1 SL 11-02-2014 06:38 PM

    To prepare for the bigger battle at the ICC World Twenty20 will be on Sri Lanka and Bangladesh's mind when the two subcontinent teams face each other in the first T20 international at Chittagong on Wednesday. The two-match series will also be a battle between the top-ranked T20 team Sri...
  • As it happened: Bangladesh vs New Zealand, Only T20I 06-11-2013 12:38 PM

    After winning the ODI series 3-0 against New Zealand, hosts Bangladesh will be geared up for the only T20 and will be looking to fix their disastrous form in the shortest format of the game. Team from the sub continent have lost six of their last seven T20s that also...
  • Bangladesh recall Mashrafe Mortaza to ODI squad 24-10-2013 11:55 AM

    Dhaka: Bangladesh have included fast bowler Mashrafe Mortaza in their ODI squad to face New Zealand, a surprising inclusion given he last played a match for the Tigers in December last year. Mortaza joined Anamul Haque and Naeem Islam in the 15-man squad for the first two of three matches,...