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Bangladesh madrassa student who murdered Hindu priest killed in 'gunfight'

A Bangladeshi madrassa student who had murdered a Hindu priest earlier this year and was behind a terror attack on Eid in Dhaka was killed in a "gunfight" with security forces, media reported on Friday.

Bangladesh announce preliminary squad for upcoming series against India

Bangladesh announce preliminary squad for upcoming series against India

The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Monday announced a 23-member preliminary squad for the series against India next month.

Bangladesh call-up Shafiul Islam to replace exiled Al-Amin Hossain

Bangladesh call-up Shafiul Islam to replace exiled Al-Amin Hossain

Bangladesh on Monday were granted permission to call-up Shafiul Islam to replace fast bowler Al-Amin Hossain who was kicked out of the World Cup squad for breaking a curfew.

The 25-year-old Shafiul has played 52 ODIs in which he has scored 124 runs and taken 58 wickets. 

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.

Ziaur Rahman takes five in Bangladesh victory

Ziaur Rahman`s maiden five-wicket haul in just his fourth one-day international saw Bangladesh record a comprehensive 121-run victory over Zimbabwe in the first of a three-match series in Bulawayo.

Mahmudullah and Shafiul showed character: Shakib

Bangladesh captain Shakib Al Hasan was full of praise for the ninth-wicket pair of Mahmudullah and Shafiul Islam, who guided the team to stunning win over England in a group B World Cup match, here on Friday.