• Bangladesh to host third straight Asia Cup

    Daily Dhaka Times: Bangladesh, for the third consecutive time, will organize the Asia Cup 2016. Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) president Nazmul Hasan Papon disclosed the matter to journalists at Shahjalal International Airport on Wednesday night. He further said the decision was taken at a meeting of Asian Cricket Council (ACC) in Singapore on Tuesday. The […]

  • Mushfiqur Rahim attacked by fanatics for greeting fans

    Daily Dhaka Times: All that Bangladesh Test Captain Mushfiqur Rahim had done was to wish his countless fans the very best for Durga Puja. His Facebook post generated much response—17,500 likes and 750 comments in four hours. While most responses were positive, some attacked the Test captain for wishing people on Durga Puja despite being […]

  • BPL Icon players find home

    Daily Dhaka Times: The teams for the icon players in the third season of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) Twenty20 have been finalized in the Players’ Draft Programme on Thursday. While arguably the most wanted icon player Shakib Al Hasan, also the number one all-rounder in all forms of the game, has gone to Rangpur […]

  • Foreign players keen to play in BPL

    Daily Dhaka Times: Nearly 200 foreign cricketers have expressed interest in Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) despite security threats that forced the Australian team to cancel its tour of the country. Quoting a BPL official, cricbuzz reports that Pakistani fast bowler Mohammad Amir and Chris Gayle from West Indies are among the foreigners, along with 48 […]

  • Bangladesh to host U-19 Cricket World Cup

    Daily Dhaka Times: Bangladesh would host the next year’s ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup scheduled for 22 January to February 14, reports UNB news agency. The ICC Board, in its final round meetings of 2015 at the ICC headquarters in Dubai on Tuesday (13 Oct), confirmed that the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) would host the […]

  • Zimbabwe-Bangladesh Test series in November

    Daily Dhaka Times: Zimbabwe will visit to Bangladesh to play a two-Test cricket series in November after Australia postponed a planned visit this month due to security concerns. Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) president Nazmul Hasan on Wednesday said Zimbabwe had agreed to tour that month although no date had been finalised. Zimbabwe were originally scheduled […]

  • Brazil recall Kaka for World Cup qualifiers

    Daily Dhaka Times: Former Fifa World Player of the Year Kaka has been recalled to Brazil’s squad for their opening 2018 World Cup qualifiers, replacing injured Liverpool midfielder Philippe Coutinho. The Brazilian football confederation did not specify the nature of Coutinho’s injury in an official statement issued late on Sunday, Xinhua reported. Kaka, 33, had […]

  • Mosaddek hits record 3 double centuries

    Daily Dhaka Times: Mosaddek Hossain on Sunday scored a fabulous unbeaten double century, making a record of hitting three double centuries in Bangladesh 1st class cricket this season. His double ecntury helped his team Barisal division to declared the 1st innings at 527 for 9 against Sylhet Division in the second day’s play of the […]

  • Australia postpone Bangladesh tour

    Daily Dhaka Times: Australia’s Qantas Tour of Bangladesh has officially been postponed due to ‘concerns over player safety’. Cricket Australia CEO James Sutherland confirmed on Thursday that the scheduled month-long tour, which was set to get underway with a warm-up match in Fatullah on Saturday, will not go ahead as planned. Members of Australia’s Test […]

  • Bangladesh wins silver in Karate

    Daily Dhaka Times: Bangladesh’s Moun Jera Borna has won silver medal at the Commonwealth Karate Championship 2015. She won it in the Junior Kumite Female -48kg class at Talkatora Indoor Stadium in New Delhi. Sri Lanka won the gold while hosts India finished with bronze. This was Bangladesh’s first medal in the eighth edition of […]


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