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Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka: Hosts sweat over Tamim Iqbal and Mushfiqur Rahim's fitness

Former captain Mushfiqur Rahim and opener Tamim Iqbal have added to Bangladesh's injury woes ahead of their first Twenty20 international against Sri Lanka in Dhaka on Thursday.

Feb 14, 2018, 19:48 PM IST

Shakib Al Hasan ruled out of first Sri Lanka T20

The star allrounder also missed the recent Test series against Sri Lanka after sustaining the injury during the one-day international tri-series final against the same opponents in January. 

Feb 13, 2018, 19:58 PM IST

2nd Test: Akila Dananjaya's five-for gives Sri Lanka 1-0 series win in Bangladesh

Set a target of 339 runs, a collapse-prone Bangladesh were all out for 123 in 29.3 overs in their second innings on the third day.

Feb 10, 2018, 16:59 PM IST

Sri Lanka lose injured Angelo Mathews for remainder of Bangladesh tour

Mathews, who picked up the injury during the tri-nation ODI tournament that Sri Lanka won in Bangladesh last month, will miss the second and final Test against the hosts as well as the two T20 matches that follow.

Feb 06, 2018, 15:49 PM IST

Bangladesh include Sabbir Rahman to bolster batting for second Sri Lanka Test

Bangladesh have included batsman Sabbir Rahman for the second Test against Sri Lanka to strengthen their batting in the absence of injured allrounder Shakib Al Hasan, a team official said Monday.

Feb 05, 2018, 12:43 PM IST

1st Test: Mominul Haque's record tons earn Bangladesh a draw against Sri Lanka

Mominul, who made 176 in the first innings, hit 105 off 174 balls on Sunday to become the first player from Bangladesh to score a century in both the innings of a Test.

Feb 04, 2018, 16:22 PM IST

1st Test: Sri Lanka toil as Mominul ton powers Bangladesh to 374/4 on Day 1

Mominul Haque hit a towering century to help Bangladesh take opening day honours in the first Test against Sri Lanka in Chittagong on Wednesday. He hit an unbeaten 175 as the hosts reached 374/4 at stumps after electing to bat first at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium.

Jan 31, 2018, 18:37 PM IST

Bangladesh recall Abdur Razzak for first Test against Sri Lanka

Razzak has replaced the injured Shakib Al Hasan for the first Test starting Wednesday in Chittagong.

Jan 29, 2018, 13:17 PM IST

Annoyed Nic Pothas shuns Sri Lanka tour of Bangladesh

Sri Lanka departed for Bangladesh without fielding coach Nic Pothas after he refused to be a part of the touring team over a dispute with the management.

Jan 14, 2018, 16:24 PM IST

Sri Lanka name Suranga Lakmal vice-captain for Bangladesh Test series

Fast bowler Suranga Lakmal has been named the vice-captain for the Bangladesh Test series, Sri Lanka Cricket announced here on Saturday.

Jan 13, 2018, 14:05 PM IST

Brain fade is contagious: After Steve Smith, Bangladesh batsman Tamim Iqbal got out in bizarre way — WATCH

Not impressed with it, Bangladesh coach Chandika Hathurusinghe said Tamim appeared to have had "a brain fade".

Mar 09, 2017, 22:13 PM IST

Ban vs SL: Minnows Bangladesh see best chance to beat Sri Lanka

The Test minnows have won just three of their 45 away matches -- two against the West Indies in 2009 and one against Zimbabwe in 2013 -- but have shown considerable improvement since their last victory abroad.

Mar 05, 2017, 18:14 PM IST

Asia Cup 2016, Match 5: Bangladesh stun Sri Lanka with 23-run win

Sri Lanka looked like chasing the target easily till the first 10 overs but suffered a dramatic batting collapse as they could only score 124 for eight in the end.

Feb 28, 2016, 23:21 PM IST

Asia Cup 2016, Match 5: Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka - Preview

For Bangladesh, a victory is a must as they have already played two matches.

Feb 27, 2016, 16:23 PM IST

Asia Cup 2014: Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka – AS IT HAPPENED...

Live updates from the 10th match of 2014 Asia Cup between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka being played at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur.

Mar 07, 2014, 00:13 AM IST

Bangladesh`s Shakib punished for lewd gesture on TV

Bangladesh`s premier all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan will miss Saturday`s final one-dayer against Sri Lanka and the first two matches of the Asia Cup after being banned for making a lewd gesture on live television.

Feb 22, 2014, 11:08 AM IST

Sri Lanka win series as Bangladesh draw Test

Mominul Haque hit an unbeaten century to steer Bangladesh to a draw in the second and final Test against Sri Lanka in Chittagong today, leaving the tourists with a 1-0 series win.

Feb 08, 2014, 16:56 PM IST

2nd Test: Bangladesh step closer to a draw in Sri Lanka Test

Bangladesh were a session away from forcing a draw in the second and final Test against Sri Lanka in Chittagong after a defiant batting display on the fifth day on Saturday.

Feb 08, 2014, 14:39 PM IST

Sri Lanka set Bangladesh 467 to win Test

Sri Lanka set Bangladesh a daunting target of 467 runs to record a series-levelling win in the second and final Test in Chittagong on Friday.

Feb 07, 2014, 16:40 PM IST

In-form Sangakkara thwarts Bangladesh again

Kumar Sangakkara was on the brink of a rare landmark as Sri Lanka moved towards an impregnable lead in the second and final Test against Bangladesh in Chittagong on Friday.

Feb 07, 2014, 16:15 PM IST