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.

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.

Sri Lankan Hathurusingha named Bangladesh coach

Former Sri Lanka batsman Chandika Hathurusingha will take over as Bangladesh coach on a two-year contract, local cricket board chief Nazmul Hassan said on Monday.

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.

Slow progress at World T20 venues cause for concern for BCB

Bangladesh Cricket Board President Nazmul Hassan has expressed his unhappiness over the slow progress at venues which will host matches in the 2014 World Twenty20.

Bangladesh may lose ICC membership, warns BCB chief

Bangladesh might lose its ICC membership if the cricket board here doesn`t hold its election according to the ICC`s guideline, BCB president Nazmul Hassan has said.