Tigers to bowl in opening WC qualifier against Scotland

Bangladesh have won the toss and elected to bowl in their first round Group B match against Scotland  

Oman thrash Papua New Guinea in T20 World Cup opener

Skipper Zeeshan Maqsood returned bowling figures of 4-20 to set up a 10-wicket win for hosts Oman in the Twenty20 World Cup opener against debutants Papua New Guinea on Sunday.

‘We've set out to win the World Cup’

Paceman Mitchell Starc has warned Australia's rivals not to read too much into the team's recent poor form, saying the squad now assembled in the United Arab Emirates was preparing only...

'Shakib will be the best bowler in the World Cup'

According to Scotland skipper Kyle Coetzer, Bangladesh’s premier all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan could be the best bowler in the T20 World Cup, set to begin tomorrow with the qualifier stage matches in...

Mushfiqur is his ‘own opponent’

Only a solitary fifty came from the bat of Mushfiqur Rahim, Bangladesh’s batting mainstay, in his last 25 T20Is. The experienced batsman, who is trying to find his usual rhythm in this format, has...

Got nothing to lose

For Namibia, the biggest news is that David Wiese, former South Africa allrounder, will be playing for them when they make their T20 World Cup debut. Wiese, whose father was born in Namibia,...

October 17, 2021
October 17, 2021

Tigers to bowl in opening WC qualifier against Scotland

Bangladesh have won the toss and elected to bowl in their first round Group B match against Scotland  

October 17, 2021
October 17, 2021

Oman thrash Papua New Guinea in T20 World Cup opener

Skipper Zeeshan Maqsood returned bowling figures of 4-20 to set up a 10-wicket win for hosts Oman in the Twenty20 World Cup opener against debutants Papua New Guinea on Sunday.

October 17, 2021
October 17, 2021

‘We've set out to win the World Cup’

Paceman Mitchell Starc has warned Australia's rivals not to read too much into the team's recent poor form, saying the squad now assembled in the United Arab Emirates was preparing only...

October 17, 2021
October 17, 2021

‘These conditions suit us’

Pakistan have won their last 10 Twenty20 internationals in the United Arab Emirates and captain Babar Azam claims that will give his men the edge over India in their World Cup opener.

October 17, 2021
October 17, 2021

Kohli hails impact of 'inspirational' mentor Dhoni

Virat Kohli on Saturday hailed M.S. Dhoni as an “inspiration” who had a “huge impact” on his cricketing journey as the India captain goes in search of the Twenty20 World Cup title.

October 17, 2021
October 17, 2021

'We are backing Gayle to do well’

Chris Gayle has joined the West Indies for their title defence in the Twenty20 World Cup and skipper Kieron Pollard backs the big-hitter to come good in the United Arab Emirates.

October 17, 2021
October 17, 2021

Time to stop going through the motions?

As the 13th edition of the South Asian football extravaganza concluded last night in Male, Bangladesh’s football fraternity should buckle up to thoroughly reflect on what transpired in the latest...

October 17, 2021
October 17, 2021

Tigers ready for Scottish hurdle

The reason Bangladesh are playing the qualifying round of the ICC T20 World Cup this time around can be explained by the

October 17, 2021
October 17, 2021

Battle of the underdogs gets things underway

Oman and Papua New Guinea will kickstart the T20 World Cup 2021 in Muscat at 4:00pm (Bangladesh standard time), with an aim to make it to the Super 12 stage.

October 17, 2021
October 17, 2021

Mushfiqur needs just one good knock

As Bangladesh’s T20 World Cup campaign begins in earnest today, the Tigers will look to quickly resolve some disconcerting issues within the team instead of looking too much at their lightweight...