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The inauguration of the Padma Bridge created a massive buzz in the sports fraternity today as the officials and players of the different federations celebrated it utmost passion. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina opened the self-financed bridge, which is considered as the symbol of Bangladesh’s aggressive development, this morning. The 6.15-kilometer bridge is believed to Continue Reading
NEWS DESK Ace allrounder Shakib Al Hasan was named as the Test captain of Bangladesh as it was expected. The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) president Nazmul Hassan Papon made the announcement today, while confirming Liton Das as vice-captain for the longer version format. The announcement came two days after Mominul Haque decided to quit the […]Continue Reading
NEWS DESK Ending all speculations, Mominul Haque has announced his decision to step down from the captaincy of Bangladesh’s Test cricket format. He made his decision public after a meeting with the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) president Nazmul Hassan Papon at his residence in Dhaka city. “I told the president that I can’t contribute much […]Continue Reading
NEWS DESK Bangladesh ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan has returned home following a medical checkup in Singapore. Although he was supposed to go to the USA to spend time with his family after the checkup, he returned to Bangladesh, which further brightened his possibility to replace Mominul Haque as Test captain. After BCB president Nazmul […]Continue Reading
NEWS DESK Bangladesh paid the price of their abysmal batting show by tasting a 10-wicket defeat to Sri Lanka in the second and final Test at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium today, Friday, May 27. The victory eventually led Sri Lanka to win the two-match series 1-0 after the first Test in Chattogram was drawn. Bangladesh […]Continue Reading
NEWS DESK Liton Das and Mushfiqur Rahim stunned Sri Lanka, putting on a record partnership after a sensational collapse that saw Bangladesh slump to 24-5 in the first half-an-hour of the opening day of the second and final cricket Test at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium today (Monday, May 23). They kept them unscathed throughout the […]Continue Reading
NEWS DESK Senior batter Mushfiqur Rahim is all set to miss the Bangladesh’s upcoming tour in West Indies as he decided to perform Hajj this year. BCB Cricket Operations Chairman Jalal Younus confirmed the news, saying that Mushfiqur indeed applied for the leave for Hajj one month ago. “About one month ago, he applied for […]Continue Reading