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newscricketa month ago

PAK vs BAN | Mustafizur Rahman misses out as Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar return for Rawalpindi Test

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) have announced a 14-member squad with Tamim Iqbal and Soumya Sarkar returning to the team for the first of the two-match Test series against Pakistan. The Test series will be played in two parts, with the first Test in Rawalpindi in February and the second in April.
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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2020 | BCB give clearance to Mustafizur Rahman for IPL auctions

Bangladesh Cricket Board have allowed their star pacer Mustafizur to register himself in the IPL Auctions ahead of the 2020 edition of the tournament. Last year in July, the board had the pacer banned from taking part in any T20 league, following his injury concerns in every tournament he played.
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newscricket4 months ago

Team atmosphere unaffected as problem with Shakib is not cricket-related, says Habibul Bashar

National selector Habibul Bashar is confident that the atmosphere in the Bangladesh camp will be unaffected by the off-field saga going on between the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) and skipper Shakib Al Hasan. Bangladesh is in the final leg of preparations ahead of the tour of India in November.
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newscricket6 months ago

Taskin Ahmed named in Test squad after long absence

Bangladesh on Thursday announced the 15-member squad that will take on Afghanistan in a one-off Test, and Taskin Ahmed’s name has been being included after nearly two years. The pace bowler had a series of injuries and faced poor form but recent domestic performances have earned him his place back.
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newscricket7 months ago

Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh | Tamim Iqbal to lead Bangladesh as Mashrafe Mortaza ruled out with injury

Mashrafe Mortaza has been ruled out of the Sri Lanka series after sustaining an injury to his left hamstring during a net session at the Sher-e-Bangla Stadium and Taskin Ahmed has been picked as his replacement. On the other hand, Tamim Iqbal has been chosen to lead the side in Mortaza's absence.
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newscricket10 months 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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newscricket2 years ago

WATCH | South Africa's lack of sportsmanship leaves Bangladesh fuming

South Africa are one of the teams who are adored everywhere they go and a big part of it is the way they approach the game. However, in the second T20I against Bangladesh, the Proteas inflicted a run out despite Taskin Ahmed wriggling with pain because of a nasty Andile Phehlukwayo full toss.
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reportcricket3 years ago

Champions Trophy 2017 | Gritty Bangladesh beat New Zealand by five wickets

Shakib Al Hasan (114) and Mahmudullah (102*) produced a virtuoso batting display to secure a 5-wicket victory for Bangladesh and knockout New Zealand in Cardiff. While chasing the Kiwi’s score of 265, the Tigers found themselves at 33/4 before the duo's record partnership ensured an unlikely win.
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newscricket3 years ago

WATCH | Dinesh Chandimal gets run out despite having almost full body behind the crease

Dinesh Chandimal was involved in one of the most bizarre runouts today, when Bangladesh's Mushfiqur Rahim dislodged the bails catching Chandimal napping with both his foot and bat in the air. Bangladesh, who have had a few gaffes of their own recently, looked pleased with the hilarious dismissal.
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newscricket3 years ago

Taskin Ahmed: We could have had five-six wickets instead of three

Bangladesh pacer Taskin Ahmed said the visitors could have taken five to six wickets instead of just three had they grabbed the chances that came their way on the opening day of the one-off Test against India in Hyderabad. Taskin spoke of the importance of patience in Test cricket.
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