Bangladesh plans to revive scandal-hit T20 league
Bangladesh plans to revive scandal-hit T20 league

The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) is planning to revive a controversial Twenty20 league which was shut down two years ago following a match-fixing scandal.

Mamunul Mamun is keen to play for East Bengal, Mohun Bagan
Mamunul Mamun is keen to play for East Bengal, Mohun Bagan

Atletico de Kolkata midfielder and Bangladesh skipper Mamunul Islam Mamun said his main endeavour would be to win the hearts of football loving citizens of Kolkata and play for either East Bengal or Mohun Bagan after Indian Super League (ISL) that begins on October 12.

Bangladesh`s Mohammad Ashraful gets 8-year fixing ban

Bangladesh cricket authorities banned former captain Mohammad Ashraful for eight years on Wednesday after he was found guilty of match-fixing during a domestic Twenty20 tournament.

Azhar Mahmood says Pak has `good, bright` chances of winning World T20

Former Pakistani cricketer Azhar Mahmood has rated Pakistan`s chances highly for winning the World Twenty20 tournament, dismissing critics` writing off the team as a no-show in the mega event.

Vincent admits not reporting bookie`s approach

Former New Zealand international Lou Vincent confirmed Thursday that he failed to tell authorities when a bookmaker approached him about fixing a match in Bangladesh, but said that was the extent of any wrongdoing.

ICC, BCB disappointed with outcome in BPL fixing case

The ICC and the Bangladesh Cricket Board today expressed disappointment after the tribunal investigating alleged corruption in the BPL, found one of the owners of Dhaka Gladiators guilty of "being party to an effort to fix" a match in the 2013 edition of the T20 league.

Bopara was under ICC match-fixing scanner, claims report

England`s Indian-origin cricketer Ravi Bopara was investigated by the International Cricket Council`s Anti-Corruption and Security Unit after an inquiry into this year`s Bangladesh Premier League.

ICC charges nine for match-fixing in BPL

The International Cricket Council has charged nine cricketers for their involvement in match-fixing and spot-fixing during the 2013 Bangladesh Premier League.

ICC ACSU report on corruption in BCB delayed

The ICC Anti-Corruption and Security Unit`s report on corruption in the Bangladesh Premier League has been delayed till at least the next month.

ICC to strengthen anti-corruption approach

The International Cricket Council on Saturday agreed to strengthen the sport`s approach towards fighting corruption in the wake of the recent spot-fixing scandals in domestic Twenty20 events like the Indian Premier League and Bangladesh Premier League.

Sri Lanka mull strict anti-fixing law

The Sri Lankan government is mulling to bring a tough anti-corruption law against unfair practices in sports in the wake of spot-fixing scandals in the IPL and Bangladesh Premier League.

ICC investigating `suspicious` Bangladesh Premier League events allegations

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has confirmed that it has launched an investigation into allegations about suspicious events in the 2013 Bangladesh Premier League (BPL), ahead of the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy.

`Yadav planned to play in Bangladesh league`

Former Ranji cricket player Baburao Yadav, arrested in the IPL spot fixing scandal, had planned to play in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) with the help of one of the arrested bookies.

Pak players won’t play in BPL until Bangladesh tour Pakistan

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief Zaka Ashraf has claimed their players won’t be given a No Objection Certificate (NOC) to play in the second edition of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) this year until and unless the cricket board in Bangladesh fulfills their commitment to tour Pakistan.

BCB to send delegation to Pakistan

The Bangladesh Cricket Board could send a delegation to Lahore in the next few days to ensure the participation of top Pakistani players in the Bangladesh Premier League beginning January 18.

PCB might not release Pak players for BPL

Furious after Bangladesh refused to tour Pakistan citing security fears, the PCB has hinted that it will not release its players for the Twenty20 Premier League there.

Shakib, Nazir and Afridi hit jackpots in BPL auction

Around 150 foreigners went under the hammer for the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) auction on Thursday despite a pay row, and local star Shakib Al Hasan along with Pakistani duo of Imran Nazir and Shahid Afridi emerged as the biggest gainers.

PCB undecided on Pak player's BPL participation

The Pakistan Cricket Board is yet to take a policy decision on whether to let its players compete in the Bangladesh Premier League early next year even though the deadline to issue No Objection Certificates for the event has passed.

Hodge keen to play in Bangladesh Premier League despite non-payments

Brad Hodge is keen to play another season in the Bangladesh Premier League despite mounting concerns over player non-payments.

Brian Lara named Chittagong Kings brand ambassador

Former West Indies cricket captain Brian Lara has been named brand ambassador of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) franchise Chittagong Kings.