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Bangladesh Premier League

Eoin Morgan, JP Duminy set for maiden appearance in Bangladesh Premier League

The seventh season of the BPL is slated to take place from December 6.

 

Jul 22, 2019, 10:05 AM IST

Khulna Titans sign Shane Watson for the upcoming edition of BPL

Watson had signed up with Dhaka Dynamites in 2017 but ended up missing the tournament due to an injury. 

Jul 18, 2019, 14:48 PM IST

BPL: David Warner smashes 14 runs in 3 balls as a right-hander against Chris Gayle

Warner scored 14 runs in three deliveries against the part-time off spinner, smashing the West Indies cricketer for a huge six down the ground, before further following it up with two consecutive boundaries. 

Jan 17, 2019, 16:07 PM IST

Dirk Nannes reveals spot-fixing practices in Bangladesh Premier League

Interestingly, former Bangladesh captain, Mohammad Ashraful, had earlier confessed to spot-fixing in BPL 2013.

Dec 16, 2017, 10:59 AM IST

Watch: Rashid Khan breaks stump with a googly in BPL

It's normal for a tearaway fast bowler to break the stumps, but for a spinner, it's indeed rare. On Tuesday (November 14), Afghan spin wizard Rashid Khan did the unthinkable during a Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) match.

Nov 15, 2017, 19:07 PM IST

Watch: Dhaka Dynamites' Shahid Afridi destroys Sylhet Sixers

The 37-year-old first took a four-wicket haul, then scored a 17-ball 37 as Dynamites beat Sixers by eight wickets at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka.

Nov 12, 2017, 16:24 PM IST

Junaid Khan eager to prove himself in Australia after being recalled in limited-overs squad

Junaid seemed to have caught the eye of selectors after his impressive performance in domestic cricket and the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL)

Jan 10, 2017, 11:30 AM IST

Bangladesh Premier League: Pakistan player takes female guest to room, let off with warning

Around 18 Pakistani players, were given NOCs by the Pakistan Cricket Board to take part in the BPL

Dec 10, 2016, 21:25 PM IST

Bangladesh Premier League to restart from Tuesday

Four of the first six matches, earlier scheduled from November 4 to 6, will be played later in the tournament.

Nov 06, 2016, 18:54 PM IST

Bangladesh Premier League: Liam Dawson to play for Rangpur Riders despite security concern

England only toured Bangladesh after receiving safety assurances following a deadly terror attack on a Dhaka cafe in July.

Oct 31, 2016, 19:24 PM IST

Bangladesh lifts Mohammad Ashraful ban from domestic cricket

Ashraful was initially banned for eight years in 2014 after he tearfully confessed on national television to helping fix matches in the scandal-hit Bangladesh Premier League.

Aug 13, 2016, 11:21 AM IST

Chris Gayle, your team needs you

He is certainly one of the modern greats, but stories of a reluctant Gayle excusing himself from the national set up will always paint an image so distraught for the sport that many will be forced to ask, what's there in playing for a national team.

Dec 16, 2015, 19:59 PM IST

Bangladesh Premier League: Pakistan players return home with bitter memories

Fast bowler Sohail Khan got just one match for Dhaka Gladiators during his three week stay.

Dec 14, 2015, 21:20 PM IST

Chris Gayle's Twitter poll: In which format will he reach 10, 000 runs first?

Gayle is currently playing in the Bangladesh Premier League for Barisal Bulls.

Dec 11, 2015, 11:23 AM IST

Bangladesh throw 'bookies' out of premier league

At least four suspected bookmakers have been thrown out of cricket stadiums during the ongoing scandal-tainted Bangladesh Premier League, in efforts to ensure the tournament is graft free, an official said on Thursday.

Dec 03, 2015, 17:32 PM IST

BPL 2015: Bangladesh's Shakib-al-Hasan gets one-match suspension for abusing umpire

This is not the first time that a disciplinary action has been taken against the Bangladeshi all-rounder.

Nov 27, 2015, 13:47 PM IST

PCB should keep Muhammad​ Aamir away from national team: Inzamam ul Haq

Inzamam feels Aamir should not be allowed to get back into Pakistan team.

Nov 25, 2015, 14:56 PM IST

Bangladesh Premier League tie played with delayed toss, broken rules

BPL technical committee chief Jalal Yunus said the Governing Council had been asking for the NOCs for Bopara and Cobb for a week.

Nov 24, 2015, 15:48 PM IST

Disgraced Mohammad Amir shines as Bangladesh's scandal-hit T20 tournament resumes

Amir grabbed 4-30 including two wickets in two balls as he underlined his talent.

Nov 22, 2015, 23:13 PM IST

Mashrafe Mortaza to play Bangaldesh Premier League cricket opener

Mashrafe sustained an ankle injury during his team's training on Friday.

Nov 22, 2015, 14:36 PM IST