NASIR HOSSAIN

  • 2nd Test: Opening stand guides WI to 246 for 3 on day one September 14, 2014

    St. Lucia: Opening batsmen Leon Johnson and Kraigg Brathwaite hit halfcenturies as the West Indies built a strong firstday total of 246 for 3 against Bangladesh in the second Test at Beausejour Stadium on Saturday. Lefthander Johnson, on debut, compiled 66 off 162 balls. He struck five fours and a six. Brathwaite,...
  • As it happened: Bangladesh vs Afghanistan, Asia Cup, Game 5 March 1, 2014

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) The Afghan bowling unit combined well to complement half-centuries from Stanikzai and Shenwari to bowl out Bangladesh for 222 after posting 254/6. Both the teams were winless after losing their opening matches but not without showing some spark against their respective...
  • 1st Test: Sri Lanka hammer Bangladesh by an innings and 248 runs in four days January 30, 2014

    Mirpur: Dilruwan Perera claimed his maiden fivewicket haul in his just second Test to help Sri Lanka to a comprehensive innings and 248runs victory over Bangladesh before tea on the fourth day of the first Test Thursday. Perera finished with figures of 5 for 109 and Suranga Lakmal had 3 for...
  • Vusi Sibanda delivers series win for Zimbabwe May 8, 2013

    Bulawayo: Opener Vusi Sibanda reached his first oneday international century in seven years with the matchwinning shot as Zimbabwe beat Bangladesh by seven wickets for a series victory in the deciding game on Wednesday. Sibanda's 103 not out took Zimbabwe to 251 for 3 and past Bangladesh's 247 for 9 with...
  • 1st ODI: Hossain, Rahman set up easy win for Bangladesh May 3, 2013

    Bulawayo: Nasir Hossain and Ziaur Rahman set up a huge 121run win for Bangladesh over Zimbabwe in the first oneday international at Queens Sports Club on Friday. Bangladesh posted 269 for 8 in the threematch series opener in Bulawayo and Zimbabwe crumbled to 148 all out in reply in just 32.1...
  • Bangladesh draw 11 with Sri Lanka in ODI series March 29, 2013

    Pallekele: Bangladesh drew the oneday international series with Sri Lanka 11 after Nasir Hossain hit four boundaries in the nexttolast over on Thursday to lead the visitors to a threewicket win in the rainaffected third match. Chasing a revised target of 183 in 27 overs under the Duckworth/Lewis method, Bangladesh were...
  • Sri Lanka-Bangladesh Test heading for a draw March 11, 2013

    Galle: The first Test between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh was heading for a draw on Monday after a high-scoring display by both teams that saw captain Mushfiqur Rahim become the first Bangladeshi player to score a double century. Sri Lanka finished day four on 116 for one in their second...
  • Bangladesh hope to restrict Indian batting March 14, 2012

    Mirpur: Bangladesh allrounder Nasir Hossain sounded upbeat ahead of their Asia Cup encounter against India on March 16, saying the hosts would look to restrict their formidable opponents within 265 runs at the ShereBangla National Stadium here. "We are confident about the next game against India and we are looking forward...
  • 2nd Test: Pak beat Ban by seven wickets December 21, 2011

    Dhaka: Pakistan just beat the fading light to win the second Test against Bangladesh by seven wickets on Wednesday and complete a 20 series sweep. Bangladesh lost their last five wickets for 22 runs in the afternoon session as they collapsed to 234 all out in their second innings, giving Pakistan...
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