Shamsur Rahman

  • As it happened: Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Day 5 08-02-2014 09:10 AM

    For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page. Kumar Sangakkara became only the second player to hit a triple century and a century in the same match as Sri Lanka remained on track to win the second Test against Bangladesh. After Sri Lanka declared their second innings...
  • 2nd Test: Sangakkara scores hundred to lift SL on Day 4 07-02-2014 06:57 PM

    Chittagong: Kumar Sangakkara became only the second player to hit a triple century and a century in the same match as Sri Lanka remained on track to win the second Test against Bangladesh on Friday with a day remaining. After Sri Lanka declared their second innings on 305 for 4,...
  • Ban vs SL, 2nd Test Day 4: as it happened 07-02-2014 09:09 AM

    For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page. Day 3 round-up: 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...
  • 2nd Test: Bangladesh trail SL by 178 runs on Day 3 06-02-2014 05:45 PM

    Chittagong: 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 Nasir Hossain made 42. The hosts are trailing by 178 runs after...
  • As it happened: Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test 30-01-2014 08:32 AM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Day 3 round-up: Mahela Jayawardene become Test cricket's sixth-highest run-getter with a glorious unbeaten double-century as Sri Lanka compounded Bangladesh's misery in the first Test. Having gained a mammoth lead of 498 runs, Sri Lanka reduced Bangladesh to 35-1...
  • As it happened: Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Day 3 29-01-2014 08:48 AM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Day 2 round-up: Opener Kaushal Silva hit a maiden Test century to lead a dominant batting display by Sri Lanka on the second day. Silva scored 139 as the tourists reached 375-5 by stumps. Sri Lanka will resume on...
  • As it happened: Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka 1st Test Day 2 28-01-2014 09:08 AM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page.) Day 1 round-up: Kaushal Sliva hit 30 and Dimuth Karunarate scored 28 to help Sri Lanka reach 60 for 0...
  • Bangladesh win 3rd ODI, series 3-0 vs New Zealand 03-11-2013 06:09 PM

    Fatullah: Shamsur Rahman scored 96 and Naeem Islam made 63 to help Bangladesh win the third and final one-day international by four wickets and the series 3-0 against New Zealand on Sunday. Chasing a target of 308 to win, Nasir Hossain added 44 not out as Bangladesh eased to victory...
  • Hasina fails to reach Zia over phone, shutdown looms over Bangladesh 26-10-2013 05:18 PM

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, on Saturday, telephoned her arch-rival Khaleda Zia to invite her for talks to resolve a standoff on holding the next general election but failed to reach her, even as Bangladesh braced for a shutdown called by the main opposition BNP. "The Prime Minister called the opposition...