Mohammad Ashraful

  • Bangladesh match-fixing hearing underway 24-11-2013 04:37 PM

    Dhaka: A hearing was underway in Bangladesh on Sunday against nine cricketers and officials charged with match-fixing offences involving the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL), officials said. The disciplinary hearing convened by the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) involves seven people charged with match-fixing including former Bangladesh captain Mohammad Ashraful, who made...
  • ACSU's report on BPL likely to be released after August 12 27-07-2013 10:13 PM

    Dhaka: ICC's Anti-Corruption and Security Unit's report on the alleged corruption in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) is likely to be out after August 12 as the Bangladesh Cricket Board has asked the investigation body to submit its report after the Eid-ul-Fitr holidays. BCB president Nazmul Hassan said the report...
  • ICC ACSU report on corruption in BCB delayed 30-06-2013 11:58 AM

    Dhaka: The ICC Anti-Corruption and Security Unit`s report on corruption in the Bangladesh Premier League has been delayed till at least the next month after officials sought more time to complete their investigation. The report has been delayed thrice before and according to Bangladesh Cricket Board President Nazmul Hassan, it...
  • Ashraful has hurt Bangladesh's pride: Mushfiqur 14-06-2013 03:03 PM

    Dhaka: Mohammad Ashraful's admission to match and spot-fixing has seriously dented Bangladesh's pride, his former captain and team-mate Mushfiqur Rahim has said, but that he would be welcomed back into the team if permitted to resume his cricketing career. Ashraful, who became the country's youngest Test centurion in 2001 at...
  • Police disperse fans demanding 'symbolic punishment' for Ashraful 09-06-2013 05:42 PM

    Dhaka: Police on Sunday morning prevented fans from holding their scheduled human-chain programme demanding "symbolic punishment" only for ex-Bangladesh cricket captain Mohammad Ashraful who last week confessed to his role in match-fixing. Security has been beefed up around the Mirpur Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Dhaka after the Ashraful fans...
  • Former Bangladesh coach sympathises with tainted Ashraful 06-06-2013 09:03 AM

    Wellington: Former Bangladesh coach Jamie Siddons says ex-captain Mohammad Ashraful shouldn't be judged too harshly for his involvement in match-fixing because he was likely ensnared by the "powerful beast of underworld gambling" at an early age. Siddons, who now coaches New Zealand's Wellington province, told the Dominion-Post newspaper he alerted...
  • Bangladesh dismayed by Ashraful fixing scandal 06-06-2013 08:36 AM

    Dhaka: Bangladesh cricket fans, players and newspapers reacted with shock and dismay on Wednesday to the tearful confession by former national captain Mohammad Ashraful that he had been involved in match-fixing. Ashraful, who became the country's youngest Test centurion in 2001 at the age of 17, on Tuesday apologised for...
  • Mohammad Ashraful apologises after admitting fixing 04-06-2013 07:38 PM

    New Delhi: Bangladesh batsman and former captain Mohammad Ashraful has admitted to fixing and apologised for it after the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) suspended him until ICC's Anti-Corruption and Security Unit (ACSU) submits its report on investigations into fixing during the 2013 Bangladesh Premier League (BPL). "I should have not...
  • Bangladesh suspend ex-captain Ashraful amid fixing probe 04-06-2013 03:02 PM

    Dhaka: The Bangladesh Cricket Board has suspended former captain Mohammad Ashraful until the International Cricket Council's Anti-Corruption and Security Unit submits a report on investigations into suspected match-fixing and spot-fixing during this year's Bangladesh Premier League. "As Ashraful has confessed his involvement in fixing to the ACSU team, so he...
  • ICC to probe Mohammad Ashraful's match-fixing link 30-05-2013 04:12 PM

    Dhaka: The International Cricket Council is probing allegations of match-fixing in Bangladesh cricket with former captain Mohammad Ashraful among those being questioned, local officials said on Thursday. ICC anti-corruption inspectors were investigating allegations of wrongdoing during a match in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL), a spokesman for the Bangladesh Cricket...
  • 3rd ODI: Zimbabwe look to clinch series against Bangladesh 07-05-2013 09:46 PM

    Bulawayo: Zimbabwe and Bangladesh go into Wednesday's third and final one-day international in Bulawayo locked at one match apiece, yet it is the hosts who know they will need to improve their game if they are to claim a rare series victory. After being humiliated by 121 runs in the...
  • 2nd ODI: Zimbabwe seek batting turnaround against Bangladesh 04-05-2013 03:26 PM

    Bulawayo: Zimbabwe's batsmen go into Sunday's second one-day international against Bangladesh knowing that they must cast aside their suicidal tendencies if they are to keep the series alive. The hosts were bowled out for just 148 inside 33 overs as they lost the first one-dayer by 121 runs on Friday,...
  • Bangladesh cricketers protest Dhaka Premier League delay 21-04-2013 01:33 PM

    Dhaka: Bangladesh's domestic cricketers protested the delay in holding the Dhaka Premier League, the country's most popular domestic competition, at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium on Saturday. The protestors, including several international cricketers, have not played any domestic cricket since mid-February. The 12-team one-day competition is also the biggest source of...
  • As it happened: Zimbabwe vs Bangladesh, 1st Test, Day 3 19-04-2013 01:31 PM

    Zimbabwe took a massive 442-run lead over Bangladesh after the hosts bundled out the visitors' for 134 in the first innings with Kyle Jarvis and Shingi Masakadza picking four wickets each. In Zimbabwe's second innings, Roibul Hossain picked up a six wickets to put Zimbabwe in trouble before Taylor and...
  • Bangladesh recall Reza for World T20 16-08-2012 06:51 PM

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