newscricket9 hours ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Bangladesh will be a different team under Mashrafe Mortaza, says Anil Kumble

Anil Kumble talks up the effect that skipper Mashrafe Mortaza has had on the entire Bangladesh squad as they gear up for a tough outing in the upcoming ICC World Cup 2019 from May 30 onwards. Bangladesh recently ended up as winners in the tri-series saga which involved West Indies and Ireland.
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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 | Tamim Iqbal loses his mind and wicket after Neil Wagner’s repeated sledging

While India’s tour of Australia showed us that that sledging is sometimes fun for players, the end product doesn’t always end up in entertainment. It was evident during the ongoing Test between Bangladesh and New Zealand where Neil Wagner’s chirping ended with Tamim Iqbal losing his cool and wicket.
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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

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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newscricket6 months ago

VIDEO | Comedy of error ensues as Jomel Warrican fumbles after Naeem Hasan stumbles

Making comical errors is a very Bangladesh thing to do, but it seems like Jomel Warrican, the Windies bowler, has also learnt the "tricks of the trade" after landing in Bangladesh. After Naeem Hasan stumbled while returning to his crease, Warrican made a mess of it to give the hosts a big lifeline.
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newscricket7 months ago

Virat Kohli doesn’t seem human sometimes, says Tamim Iqbal

Bangladesh's Tamim Iqbal has praised Virat Kohli by saying that the kind of performances that the Indian skipper puts in makes him question whether he is human. The statement comes in the wake of Kohli scoring a magnificent 140 off 107 balls to lead his side to victory against Windies at Guwahati.
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newscricket8 months ago

Asia Cup | Team should be proud of making final despite missing top two performers, asserts Mashrafe Mortaza

Mashrafe Mortaza believes that his team should feel proud to have made it to the Asia Cup final after beating Pakistan in their last Super Four encounter without two key players. Bangladesh lost their opener Tamim Iqbal and all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan to injuries as the tournament progressed.
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newscricket8 months ago

Video | Tamim Iqbal comes to Bangladesh's rescue with fractured hand

On rare occasions, do we see athletes pushing their limits and playing in pain, and today's Asia Cup match between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka gave us such an incident. Tamim Iqbal suffered a fractured wrist at the start of the game but came on to bat later in the innings, albeit, with just one hand.
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newscricket8 months ago

Asia Cup | Mominul Haque recalled as back-up in Bangladesh squad

Bangladesh has decided to recall top-order batsman Mominul Haque as a back up for the upcoming Asian Games as many players in the squad continue to remain injury prone ahead of the tournament. The selectors believe that Mominul, who is an opener, can play one-down whenever there is a requirement.
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