RUBEL HOSSAIN

  • Bangladesh paceman Rubel Hossain out of second Pakistan test Yesterday

    Bangladesh fast bowler Rubel Hossain has been ruled out of the second test against Pakistan starting on Wednesday due to a side strain, the country's cricket board said. Rubel will be replaced by paceman Abul Hasan, who has played three tests for Bangladesh, the last more than two years ago against...
  • Bangladesh police seek acquittal of Rubel Hossain in rape case April 6, 2015

    Dhaka: Bangladeshi cricketer Rubel Hossain on Monday got a clean chit in an alleged rape case filed by an aspiring actress as the police, in its final report, sought acquittal of the 'country's World Cup hero'. Police told Dhaka's Chief Metropolitan Court that they found no proof of the charges the...
  • World Cup: After controversy, ICC removes the Rohit Sharma no-ball from its website March 28, 2015

    In an extraordinary twist to Rohit Sharma's no ball controversy, the International Cricket Council (ICC) has removed the record of no-ball from its hawk eye and ball by ball trajectory from their official website. ICC website has a ball by ball trajectory view for every World Cup match. On the website...
  • Rape claim against Bangladesh World Cup hero Rubel dropped March 10, 2015

    Dhaka: A Bangladeshi actress who filed a rape case against cricket star Rubel Hossain said Tuesday she was withdrawing the charges against the fast bowler, a day after his match-winning heroics at the World Cup. Naznin Akter Happy, 19, made the rape allegation earlier this year after claiming 25-year-old Rubel had...
  • World Cup: Out on bail, Rubel Hossain turns into national hero for Bangladesh March 10, 2015

    Yesterday was what every sportsman lives for. Wear heart on sleeve, lay your coffin on the sidelines and be the reason for national cheer. Any doubts about that? Contact Rubel Hossain. One month ago, the career of Bangladesh pacer Hossain was tied on a railway track. Steaming in from the other...
  • England recount their ODI disasters after World Cup ouster March 10, 2015

    England's humiliating 15-run defeat by Bangladesh in Adelaide on Monday, that saw them knocked out of the World Cup, was far from the first time they'd been embarrassed in 50-over cricket. Here we look back at five other one-day international matches England would rather forget. March 2, 1994 - Kingstown, St Vincent:...
  • 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. ...
  • 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...
  • Court allows Bangladesh's Rubel Hossain to play in World Cup 2015 January 14, 2015

    Dhaka: A Dhaka court on Wednesday allowed cricketer Rubel Hossain to travel abroad to play in the forthcoming World Cup. The order in this regard was issued in a case filed against Rubel under the Women's Oppression Act by actress Naznin Akter Happy, reports bdnews24.com. The court of Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Rashed...
  • Bangladesh bowler gets bail, to stay with World Cup squad January 11, 2015

    Dhaka: Paceman Rubel Hossain will remain part of Bangladesh's World Cup squad, the local cricket board said, after he got bail on Sunday in a case filed by an actress alleging the cricketer had failed to carry out his promise of marriage. Rubel's participation in the Feb. 14-March 29 tournament in...
  • Bangladesh cricketer remanded in actress rape case January 8, 2015

    Dhaka: Bangladesh cricketer Rubel Hossain, who has been named in the country's World Cup squad, was behind bars on Thursday after being remanded in custody over allegations that he raped an actress. A magistrate in the capital Dhaka delivered the order after 19-year-old Naznin Akter Happy lodged a complaint of "rape"...
  • As it happened: Bangladesh vs Zimbabwe, 3rd Test, Day 3 November 14, 2014

    (For ball-by-ball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page) Day 2 Round-up: Zimbabwe's top order came good to put up a strong reply to Bangladesh's huge first innings total of 503 on the second day. Opener Sikandar Raza remained unbeaten on 54 and Hamilton Masakadza was on 51 as the...
  • Bangladesh name Shakib, Rubel in Asian Games squad September 18, 2014

    Bangladesh's 15member squad for the Asian Games has received a fillip with star allrounder Shakib Al Hasan and fast bowler Rubel Hossain brought in as replacements for offspinner Sohag Gazi and paceman AlAmin Hossain who have come under the ICC radar clamping down on bowlers with suspect action. The Games...
  • 1st Test: Brathwaite double ton drives WI to 407 for 3 September 7, 2014

    Arnos Vale: Opener Kraigg Brathwaite compiled an unbeaten 205 as the West Indies reached 407 for 3 against Bangladesh at the close of a rainhit second day of the opening Test at Arnos Vale Sports Complex on Saturday. The hosts, 264 for 3 overnight, were stalled by persistent morning rain that...
  • 1st Test: Brathwaite century puts West Indies in charge September 6, 2014

    Opener Kraigg Braithwaite's confident unbeaten 123 led West Indies to 264 for 3 at the close on the opening day of the first Test against Bangladesh in Kingstown, St. Vincent on Friday. Barbadian Brathwaite shared a commanding 116run opening partnership with Chris Gayle as the home side made a strong start...
  • World T20: Ziaur replaces injured Rubel in Bangladesh squad March 23, 2014

    Dhaka: Hosts Bangladesh suffered an injury blow when paceman Rubel Hossain was ruled out of the World Twenty20 tournament due to a finger injury, it was announced Sunday. The International Cricket Council said in a statement that its event technical committee had allowed a replacement for Hossain, who dislocated a...
  • 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 ODI: Rubel's sixwicket haul leads Bangladesh to win October 29, 2013

    Mirpur: Fast bowler Rubel Hossain took a hattrick and a careerbest 6 for 26 to help Bangladesh win the rainaffected first oneday international against New Zealand by 43 runs on Tuesday. New Zealand was 82 for 3 after 20 overs when unexpected rain delayed the match for 105 minutes. Given a...
  • Mortaza back, Tamim in reserves for Asia Cup March 6, 2012

    Dhaka: Mashrafe Mortaza has earned a recall and Tamim Iqbal demoted to a reserve member in Bangladeshs 14man squad for the Asia Cup which begins on Sunday in Mirpur. The national selectors omitted four of the 15 players who last played in the home oneday series against Pakistan in December, while...