Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium

War games ahead of England series: Bangladeshi army commandos abseil into national stadium

War games ahead of England series: Bangladeshi army commandos abseil into national stadium

22 people were killed in July's assault on the Holey Artisan Cafe in Dhaka's upmarket Gulshan district, casting doubt over whether Bangladesh's security forces could guarantee the England team's safety.

Oct 06, 2016, 16:23 PM IST
Bangladesh to host first ODI series against Afghanistan

Bangladesh to host first ODI series against Afghanistan

The matches will be the first ODIs hosted by Bangladesh since last year when they won series against Pakistan, India, South Africa and Zimbabwe.

Aug 29, 2016, 14:57 PM IST
India to open U-19 World Cup campaign against Australia

India to open U-19 World Cup campaign against Australia

India have been placed in Group D along with Australia, New Zealand and Nepal.

Dec 07, 2015, 13:52 PM IST
Bangladesh Premier League inaugurated, marred by chaos

Bangladesh Premier League inaugurated, marred by chaos

Band Chirkut's performance was followed by a highly applauded series of songs by singer Momtaz.

Nov 21, 2015, 13:49 PM IST
Bangladesh gain points in Test cricket rankings

Bangladesh gain points in Test cricket rankings

 Bangladesh have accumulated six points after the rain-marred cricket Test series against South Africa that ended in a draw.

Aug 03, 2015, 19:33 PM IST
Bangladesh vs South Africa, 2nd Test: Steyn, Duminy put Proteas on top on Day 1

Bangladesh vs South Africa, 2nd Test: Steyn, Duminy put Proteas on top on Day 1

Dale Steyn claimed his 400th Test scalp as he shared six wickets with JP Duminy, giving South Africa the edge Thursday on the first day of the second and final Test against Bangladesh in Dhaka.

Jul 30, 2015, 18:56 PM IST
Mashrafe Mortaza mystified by Bangladesh batsmen's poor show against South Africa

Mashrafe Mortaza mystified by Bangladesh batsmen's poor show against South Africa

Bangladesh's limited overs captain Mashrafe bin Mortaza has no clue why his batsmen are failing to blunt the threat posed by South Africa's spin attack.

Jul 08, 2015, 20:46 PM IST
1st T20I: Faf du Plessis sets up crushing win for South Africa against Bangladesh

1st T20I: Faf du Plessis sets up crushing win for South Africa against Bangladesh

Skipper Faf du Plessis scored an unbeaten half century to set up a crushing 52-run win for South Africa over Bangladesh in the first Twenty20 international in Dhaka on Sunday.

Jul 05, 2015, 17:31 PM IST
Including Mustafizur Rahman in team was a bold move: Mashrafe Mortaza

Including Mustafizur Rahman in team was a bold move: Mashrafe Mortaza

Bangladesh skipper Mashrafe Bin Mortaza has said the decision to include pacer Mustafizur Rahman in the team for the first One-Day International (ODI) against India was a bold one.

Jun 19, 2015, 16:03 PM IST
Mushfiqur Bangladesh's run-machine: Mashrafe Mortaza

Mushfiqur Bangladesh's run-machine: Mashrafe Mortaza

Bangladesh cricket captain Mashrafe Mortaza on Saturday lauded the performance of wicketkeeper-batsman Mushfiqur Rahim, calling him the team's "run machine".

Apr 19, 2015, 09:30 AM IST
Six-wicket Shakib Al Hasan skittles Zimbabwe out in first Test

Six-wicket Shakib Al Hasan skittles Zimbabwe out in first Test

Left-arm spinner Shakib Al Hasan took six for 59 as Bangladesh dismissed Zimbabwe for 240 on the opening day of the first Test in Dhaka on Saturday.

Oct 25, 2014, 17:22 PM IST

Dhoni wary of Sri Lankan spinners in World T20 final

India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has pointed to Sri Lankan spinners as the ones to watch out for when the two teams clash in the final of the World Twenty20 at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium here Sunday.

Apr 05, 2014, 19:25 PM IST

Gayle will explode, warns Smith

Opening batsman Dwayne Smith is backing Chris Gayle to explode as West Indies continues its campaign to defend its title in a tough group of the World T20 tournament.

Mar 26, 2014, 15:13 PM IST

World T20: Pakistan set 192-run target for Australia

Pakistan, riding on a blistering 54-ball 94 from Umar Akmal, notched up a challenging 191 for five in 20 overs against Australia in their must-win ICC World Twenty20 Group 2 match at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium here Sunday.

Mar 23, 2014, 18:03 PM IST

India warm up with 20-run win over England

India comprehensively defeated England by 20 runs in their second and final warm-up fixture of the ICC World Twenty20 at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium here Wednesday.

Mar 20, 2014, 00:35 AM IST

World T20: Kamran, Hafeez take Pakistan to a nervy-win

Kamran Akmal and Mohammad Hafeez made the difference with stroke-filled half-centuries to guide Pakistan to a nervy six-wicket win that came in the penultimate ball over New Zealand in their first ICC World Twenty20 warm-up game at Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium here Monday.

Mar 18, 2014, 09:14 AM IST

World T20: India lose warm-up game against Sri Lanka

India went down to Sri Lanka by five runs in their first ICC World Twenty20 warm-up game at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium here Monday.

Mar 18, 2014, 08:37 AM IST

Ban vs NZ, 2nd Test: Rain forces draw in Dhaka

The second Test between Bangladesh and New Zealand ended in a draw on Friday after rain washed out the fifth and final day`s play at Dhaka`s Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium.

Oct 25, 2013, 16:33 PM IST

India begin Asia Cup campaign against Sri Lanka in Dhaka

Defending champions India will begin their campaign in the four-nation Asia Cup cricket tournament against Sri Lanka at the Sher-e-Bangla National stadium here on March 13.

Dec 26, 2011, 21:22 PM IST