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  • Football star Messi weds childhood sweetheart

    Argentina : Lionel Messi said ‘I do’ to childhood sweetheart and mother of their two children Antonella Roccuzzo on Friday in his Argentine hometown Rosario, where footballers and celebrities gathered for the ‘wedding of the century.’ Following the private ceremony, the couple appeared happy and relaxed as they walked a red carpet before hundreds of … বিস্তারিত »

  • Mustafiz attains career-best ranking

    Sports Desk : Bangladesh pace bowler Mustafizur Rahman has attained a career-best ranking of 18th after taking six wickets in the tournament, which has one match left to be played on Wednesday between New Zealand and Bangladesh. Bangladesh’s Soumya Sarkar (up seven places to 27th) and Ireland captain William Porterfield (up one place to 59th) … বিস্তারিত »

  • ICC board approves rollback of ‘Big Three’ decision

    Mumbai : The International Cricket Council’s (ICC) board has voted to pass a new financial model that will reverse a 2014 decision which effectively put India, England and Australia in control of the game’s finances and administration. Under the new financial model and governance structure, the split of revenues from the ICC for the years … বিস্তারিত »

  • Pakistan call off tour of Bangladesh

    Pakistan’s cricket chief said Thursday that a scheduled visit to Bangladesh this summer has been postponed for at least a year after the Bangladeshis refused to reciprocate the tour because of security fears. Pakistan was due to play two Tests, three one-day internationals and a Twenty20 match in Bangladesh in July and August. But the … বিস্তারিত »

  • Shakib named Bangladesh’s T20I captain

    Dhaka : Shakab Al Hasan, the current world number one all-rounder in all formats of cricket, has been chosen as Bangladesh’ new T20I captain to replace Mashrafe Mortaza. Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) president Nazmul Hasan Papon on Saturday announced Shakib’s name as captain for the shortest format of cricket after their decision in its 16th … বিস্তারিত »

  • Mashrafe signs off T20I career with victory

    Dhaka : After the Test and ODI series, Bangladesh now shared the two-match T20I series with Sri Lanka beating the hosts by 45 runs in the 2nd and last game at R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo on Thursday. With this, the Tigers bade a fitting farewell to their skipper Mashrafe bin Moratza in the shortest … বিস্তারিত »

  • Bangladesh beat Sri Lanka by 45 runs to level T20i series

    DHAKA : It was befitting end to Mashrafe Mortaza’s illustrious career as team Bangladesh handed him a perfect swansong gift as tigers beat Sri Lanka to record a cakewalk 45 runs victory in the 2nd T20i of the two-match series held on Thursday at R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo. Chasing a massive winning target of … বিস্তারিত »

  • Malinga takes his first T20 hat-trick against Bangladesh

    Sports Desk : Sri Lanka fast bowler Lasith Malinga took his first hat-trick in a Twenty20 international during the penultimate over of Bangladesh’s innings in the final match of the series in Colombo on Thursday. Malinga dismissed Mushfiqur Rahim, Mashrafe Mortaza and Mehedi Hasan to complete his fourth hat-trick in international cricket and become the … বিস্তারিত »