Injury-prone Mashrafe Mortaza new Bangladesh ODI skipper
Injury-prone Mashrafe Mortaza new Bangladesh ODI skipper

Bangladesh cricket authorities sacked wicketkeeper-batsman Mushfiqur Rahim as one-day international captain and replaced him with injury-prone paceman Mashrafe Mortaza.

West Indies bowl out Bangladesh for 70 in 177-run rout

An abject batting display by Bangladesh, who were bowled out for just 70, paved the way for a crushing 177-run victory by the West Indies in the second one-day international.

India`s tour of Bangladesh: India cruise to seven-wicket win in first ODI

Ajinkya Rahane anchored his innings to perfection in the company of comeback man Robin Uthappa and guided India to a comfortable seven-wicket victory in a rain-truncated first ODI against Bangladesh here Sunday.

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.

We`ll come back strong in World T20: Rahim

After ending their Asia Cup campaign with four straight defeats, Bangladesh skipper Mushfiqur Rahim has vowed to come back stronger in the World Twenty20, beginning in 10 day`s time here.

Mortaza ruled out of Asia Cup

The Bangladesh cricket team`s injury problems were on Friday compounded after senior pacer Mashrafe Mortaza was ruled out of the remainder of the Asia Cup due to a side strain.

Bangladesh, Afghanistan fight to stay afloat in Asia Cup

An interesting battle of the minnows is on the cards when Bangladesh and tournament-debutants Afghanistan fight it out here tomorrow to stay alive in the Asia Cup after suffering opening losses.

Asia Cup: India vs Bangladesh - Preview

Embarrassed in South Africa and New Zealand, regional powerhouse India would hope for a turnaround under a new captain when they take on a troubled Bangladesh in their Asia Cup opener here tomorrow.

Beating India is no longer an upset, says Mashrafe Mortaza

Bangladesh`s premier pacer Mashrafe Mortaza today said that beating a heavyweight Indian cricket team is no longer considered as an "upset" as the hosts have defeated them on a few occasions in the near past including the last edition of Asia Cup.

Bangladesh team is united, says Mashrafe Mortaza

Trouble seemed to be brewing in the Bangladesh team when skipper Mushfiqur Rahim criticised selection for the Asia Cup but senior pacer Mashrafe Mortaza sought to douse the controversy ahead of their tournament-opener against India by stating that the side is united.

Tamim on top as Bangladesh beat New Zealand, win series

Tamim Iqbal became Bangladesh`s top run scorer in one-day cricket on Thursday as his team beat New Zealand by 40 runs in the second ODI to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series.

Bangladesh`s Shariful banned for spot-fixing

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has banned former cricketer Shariful Haque for indefinite period for his role in the spot-fixing allegations made against him by Mashrafe Mortaza ahead of the Bangladesh Premier League, BCB president said on Tuesday

Mortaza goes to ICC over spot-fixing approach

Mashrafe Mortaza has met the International Cricket Council (ICC) to discuss allegations he was the subject of a spot-fixing approach.

Controversy hits BPL as Mortaza reports spot-fixing approach

The Bangladesh Premier League has got its first dose of controversy as Mashrafe Mortaza reported to his franchise, Dhaka Gladiators, an approach from a fellow cricketer to indulge in spot-fixing during the tournament.

Bangladeshi fans protest against omission of Mashrafe Mortaza

Hundreds of fans took to the streets in protest at the omission of injured pace bowler Mashrafe Mortaza from the Bangladesh World Cup squad.

Injured Mashrafe Mortaza doubtful for World Cup

Bangladesh pace spearhead Mashrafe Mortaza sustained an injury to his right knee during a domestic match, putting his World Cup appearance in doubt.