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Moody heaps praise on Mustafiz

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Sunrisers Hyderabad coach Tom Moody is confident that their new Bangladeshi recruit Mustafizur Rahman will adapt to the forthcoming Indian Premier League in no time. The former Australian all-rounder also praised the exciting 20-year-old southpaw’s ability to stay calm under pressure, reports Indian Premier League official website. Though Bangladesh were crashed out of the World Twenty20 after four successive Super ... Read More »

‘WICB the most unprofessional board in the world’- Bravo

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In a scathing attack on the WICB, West Indies allrounder Dwayne Bravo has called the board "most unprofessional" and its president Dave Cameron an "immature", "small-minded", "arrogant" person, who he believes is at "personal war" with his own players. Bravo made the comments during a Skype interview with CNC3, a television network based out of Trinidad & Tobago. Bravo has ... Read More »

Shakib, Mustafizur leave for India

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Bangladesh allrounder Shakib Al Hasan and pacer Mustafizur Rahman have left for India to take part in the Indian Premier League which is set to begin on April 9. While Shakib will be featuring for the Kolkata Knight Riders, Mustafizur, in his first stint, will be playing for Sunrisers Hyderabad. Both the players left this evening and will be raring ... Read More »

ICC World Twenty20 teams of the tournament named

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The ICC today announced the teams of the tournament for the men’s and women’s ICC World Twenty20 2016, which finished at Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Sunday. The teams were chosen by a select group of former cricket stars and highly respected commentators who were given the task of picking a balanced side for all conditions on the basis of ... Read More »

West Indies lift ICC WT20 cup for the 2nd time

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West Indies left English fans scratching their heads after four sixes in a row from Brathwaite in the last over gave the Calypso team their second ICC WT20 title at Eden Gardens, Kolkata and condemned England to a four-wicket defeat. The unbeaten seventh wicket partnership of 54 between Samuels and Brathwaite took West Indies home without anymore hiccups. Marlon Samuels ... Read More »

West Indies Women gun down 149 for maiden WT20 title

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West Indies Women 149/2 (19.3 overs) Australia Women 148/5 (20 overs) Toss – Australia Women, who chose to bat Two sides that are known to play aggressive faced off in what promised to be a thrilling finale. Australia threw the early punches, West Indies then counter-punched in the chase as the might of their explosive batting line-up resurfaced; their maiden entry into the ... Read More »

Mustafizur to play IPL if BCB permits

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A year has not yet passed since Mustafizur Rahman made his debut; but the wonder boy from Bangladesh has able to draw the attention of the cricket world with his skills and agility as a fast bowler. Franchises of high profile domestic T20 leagues of different countries has made their offers to take Mustafizur in their team and in the ... Read More »

West Indies stun India, go to final

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West Indies stunned India by seven wickets and advanced to the final of ICC WT20 2016 on April 3 where they’ll face England for their second title. The 80 run unbeaten stand between Simmons and Russell took West Indies home. Simmons was not out at 83. He faced 51 balls and struck seven fours and five huge sixes in his ... Read More »

Roy, Root take England to final

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Maiden T20i fifty from Roy, late cameos from Root and Buttler gave England a comfortable seven wickets win over New Zealand in the 1st semi-final of ICC WT20 2016 at Delhi, India tonight. Chasing 154, England’s first wicket stand of 82 allowed the lower order batters to finish the job with 17 balls remaining in the match.   England v ... Read More »

I want to play for Kolkata many more years : Shakib

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Shakib Al Hasan is one of the most important members of Kolkata Knight Riders. He has been playing for the Riders in the Indian Premier League (IPL) for last six seasons.And as the Shah Rukh Khan-owned team retained him once again, the maverick all-rounder will play for them yet another time in this season.Asked how he feels to be with ... Read More »

South Africa registers consolation win against Sri Lanka

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NEW DELHI: Hashim Amla’s composed fifty after an inspired bowling show helped South Africa beat Sri Lanka by eight wickets to notch up a consolation win in World Twenty20 in New Delhi on Monday. Chasing a modest 121 for victory in an inconsequential final league match, the Proteas rode on Amla’s unbeaten 56 to canter home in 17.4 overs and ... Read More »

Bangladesh see the brighter side

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Bangladesh ended their ICC World Twenty20 cricket tournament disappointingly but not before showing their improvement in the shortest format. Tigers lost all their matches in the Super10s stage that included their lowest ever score in Twenty20 internationals but that could not take anything away from their great fighting spirit they showed in the tournament. Coach Chandika Hathurusinghe emphasised on the ... Read More »

Kiwis crush Bangladesh by 75 runs at World T20

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New Zealand bowled Bangladesh out for a record low of 70 as they cruised to a 75-run victory at cricket’s World Twenty20 Saturday, maintaining their perfect record at the tournament. Allrounder Grant Elliott took three wickets for 12 runs in his four overs while Ish Sodhi chipped in with three for 21 as Bangladesh’s quest for a consolation win ended ... Read More »

Bangladesh, New Zealand likely XI

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Bangladesh will return to the Eden Gardens once again and get one last chance to retain some pride, as they will collide with New Zealand in Match No. 28 of ICC World T20 2016 on Saturday. The match will start at 3.00pm local, 3.30pm BdST, with the toss taking place 30 minutes earlier.   The game is a dead-rubber, considering ... Read More »

Tamim on top with sixes

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The Southpaw from Chittagong scored his as well as Bangladesh’s first century in T20Is during this World Cup, and has 292 runs at an astounding average of 97.33 and strike rate of 146.73 with 24 fours and 14 biggies to his name. Photo grabbed from ICC website Afghanistan wicket-keeper Mohammad Shahzad and Caribbean star Chris Gayle with 11 sixes follow ... Read More »

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