newscricketa month ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Mashrafe Mortaza to lead Bangladesh with Shakib Al Hasan as deputy

Mashrafe Mortaza has been named the skipper of the Bangladesh cricket team for the upcoming World Cup to be held in England and Wales from May 30. Returning from a finger injury, Shakib Al Hasan, who missed the series against New Zealand, will be the vice-captain for the World Cup.
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newscricket3 months ago

VIDEO | “DRS time restriction” saves Bangladesh from blushes as umpire denies review

When it comes to Bangladesh, trust them to mess things up without even knowing about it. Liton Das was well on course to pull one of his own, but they were saved from an embarrassment as the umpire told them the review time had been wasted and later the replays suggested that it was a clear LBW.
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newscricket5 months ago

I don't have a bad history. It was one mistake, says Tanvir Ahmed after No-ball debacle

After his two consecutive wrong no-ball calls created a massive furore in the deciding T20I series between Bangladesh and Windies, umpire Tanvir Ahmed has come out stating that it was his first such mistake. Bangladesh, eventually, lost the match after a Windies comeback with the ball.
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newscricket5 months ago

We just wanted officials to give us what was rightfully ours, asserts Carlos Brathwaite

Carlos Brathwaite stated that he just wanted the match officials to give them what was rightfully theirs and wanted common sense to prevail rather than the strict rules. The Windies cricket team was at the receiving end of a few umpiring errors made by the on-field officials against Bangladesh.
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newscricket5 months ago

VIDEO | Windies fail to realize they run out Tamim Iqbal in T20I final

More often than not, on a cricket field, players start celebrating wickets before realizing that they got it completely wrong. However, the Windies did the exact opposite as they did not even appeal with conviction and had went back to their positions before the third umpire gave his decision.
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newscricket5 months ago

VIDEO | Carlos Brathwaite stops game for TEN minutes as pathetic umpiring robs Windies off wicket

The series deciding T20I between Windies and Bangladesh promised to have a lot of twists and turns, but no one foresaw terrible umpiring to play the biggest spoiler. After Liton Das’ wicket was denied by a wrong call, Carlos Brathwaite was seen engaged in heated argument with officials.
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newscricket5 months ago

VIDEO | Bangladeshi fan breaks into tears after Liton Das’ dismissal

Bangladesh fans often go overboard with their emotions and their failure to put a check on that has often made them irrational and consequently the butt of all jokes for others. Yesterday, following the dismissal of Liton Das, a fan broke down in tears in front of everyone in the stadium.
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featurecricket8 months ago

Asia Cup | Winners and losers ft. Ravindra Jadeja, Liton Das and Afghanistan cricket team

The Asia Cup has come to an end with the Rohit Sharma-led Indian team winning the title by defeating Bangladesh in a thrilling finale. The six-team event also saw India and Pakistan playing in the UAE for the first time in 12 years and India defeating their neighbours on both the occasions.
Chiranjibi Pati
newscricket8 months ago

We had to capitalise when we had the game under control, says Mashrafe Mortaza

After the close game against India in the Asia Cup final, Mashrafe Mortaza has mentioned that his team had to capitalise when they had the game under their control. The Bangladeshis’ efforts to stop India from retaining the Asia Cup went in vain as they ended up losing the final by three wickets.
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featurecricket8 months ago

Asia Cup | Takeaways: India’s Liton Das offering and Dinesh Karthik’s major mess up

India won a record seventh Asia Cup title after beating Bangladesh in a last-ball thriller - a match Bangladesh will not forget for a while. However, the way Liton Das scored his majestic maiden century and Dinesh Karthik’s careless batting made the day an evenly-balanced one.
Bastab K Parida