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Shakib Al Hasan NOC restriction lifted, can play for KKR
Shakib Al Hasan NOC restriction lifted, can play for KKR

Bangladesh's Shakib Al Hasan can now participate in IPL-8 for his side Kolkata Knight Riders after the BCB ended its restriction on the all-rounder to take part in overseas competitions.

Bangladesh allow bad boy Shakib Al Hasan to play Big Bash tournament
Bangladesh allow bad boy Shakib Al Hasan to play Big Bash tournament

Bangladesh cricket chiefs announced Tuesday they were lifting a suspension for bad behaviour on Shakib Al Hasan, allowing the star all-rounder to play in overseas leagues including Australia`s Big Bash T20 tournament.

Special panel reduces ex-Bangladesh skipper Mohammad Ashraful's ban by three years
Special panel reduces ex-Bangladesh skipper Mohammad Ashraful's ban by three years

A special appeal panel has reduced former Bangladesh cricket team captain Mohammad Ashraful's lengthy ban by three years allowing the batsman to return to competitive cricket as early as August 2016.

Bangladesh lift ban on all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan
Bangladesh lift ban on all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan

Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan`s six-month ban imposed last month for "misbehaviour" has been lifted, the Bangladesh Cricket Board said on Tuesday.

Bangladesh to lift Shakib Al Hasan ban
Bangladesh to lift Shakib Al Hasan ban

Bangladesh cricket authorities said Tuesday they would lift the ban on Shakib Al Hasan from September 15 after the star all-rounder begged for a review of his six-month suspension for bad behaviour.

BCB bans `indisciplined` Shakib Al Hasan for six months

Bangladesh Cricket Board today cracked the whip on Shakib Al Hasan for indiscipline, handing him a six-month ban from all forms of cricket after the star all-rounder left for Barbados for Caribbean Premier League without the clearance from the Board.

Bangladesh says ICC let fixed matches go ahead

Bangladesh has accused anti-corruption investigators from the International Cricket Council of allowing a match in a scandal-plagued Twenty20 tournament to go ahead even though it knew it was fixed.

Heath Streak named Bangladesh bowling coach

Bangladesh have appointed former Zimbabwe test captain Heath Streak as a specialist bowling coach after agreeing on a two-year contract, the local cricket board (BCB) said on Monday.

Bangladesh coach Jurgensen resigns

Bangladesh`s Australian coach Shane Jurgensen will resign in June, apparently because he is upset at media speculation that he may be sacked, the country`s cricket board said on Monday.

ICC Board paves way for Associates to earn Test status

The ICC today paved the way for Associate Members to earn Test status by introducing the `ICC Test Challenge` which will take place every four years between lowest ranked Test team and winner of ICC Inter-Continental Cup.

Shakib Al Hasan says Bangladesh shouldn`t play cricket at home for two years

Bangladeshi all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan has said that he believes his team should not play any cricket at home for two years to help reduce expectations from fans in the country.

Mortaza accepts criticism, promises to do well against India

Senior Bangladesh pacer Mashrafe Mortaza on Thursday said they deserve the criticism for the manner they suffered defeats against Hong Kong and West Indies but vowed to play good cricket to turn things around.

Ex-Pak players slam Bangladesh`s decision to ban local fans from waving `foreign` flags in World T20

Former Pakistani players have slammed the Bangladesh Cricket Board`s (BCB) decision to ban the local fans from waving non-Bangladeshi flags during the ongoing World Twenty20 tournament.

Former Pakistan greats criticise Bangladesh flag ban

Former Pakistani players Wednesday hit out after Bangladesh banned their own fans from waving non-Bangladeshi flags at the ongoing World Twenty20 tournament.

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.

Bangladesh says it will play against India in next two years

The threat to their Test status in the proposed shake-up in world cricket having been averted, Bangladesh Cricket Board today said that his country will play against India, England and Australia in the next two years.

Bangladesh says extra security for Pakistan in Asia Cup

Bangladesh today promised enhanced security for the Pakistan cricket team during next month`s Asia Cup, after political unrest in Dhaka endangered their participation in the regional event.

Sarfraz Nawaz urges PCB to send Pak to Bangladesh for Asia Cup

Former Pakistani Test cricketer Sarfraz Nawaz has said that felt that the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) should send the national team to Bangladesh to feature in the upcoming Asia Cup in a bid to keep cricket away from politics.

Unrest threatens Twenty20 World Cup, hosts admit

Bangladesh`s cricket chief has said that next year`s Twenty20 World Cup is threatened by the country`s deadly political violence, and there may only be weeks to save the tournament.

Bangladesh match-fixing hearing underway

A hearing was underway in Bangladesh today against nine cricketers and officials charged with match-fixing offences involving the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL), officials said.