Shakib seeks clean Test sweep against Australia

Dhaka, Aug 24 All-rounder Shakib Al Hasan said today he wants no less than a clean sweep for Bangladesh when the Test minnows face a strong Australian side in their first series in more than a...

Aug 24, 2017 10:10 PM | Newsscroll

Spinning track alone won't win Australia Test, says Tamim

Dhaka, Aug 23 Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal said today spinning track alone will not guarantee his team's success in the forthcoming two-Test series against Australia.Bangladesh beat England on a...

Aug 23, 2017 10:00 PM | Newsscroll

Maxwell suffers mild heatstroke in Bangladesh

Dhaka, Aug 23 Australia are feeling the heat just days before their first Test against Bangladesh for more than a decade, with batsman Glenn Maxwell revealing today he suffered heatstroke during...

Aug 23, 2017 7:37 PM | Newsscroll

Bangladesh very much unbeatable at home: Shakib

London [UK], August 22 : As Bangladesh prepare to upset Australia in the two-Test series beginning Sunday, all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan believes that his team are very much "unbeatable" at...

Aug 21, 2017 12:16 PM | Newsscroll

Bangladesh SC clears way for Zia's trial in 2007 graft case

(Eds: Updating with fresh inputs)By Anisur RahmanDhaka, Aug 21 Bangladesh's Supreme Court today rejected embattled former prime minister Khaleda Zia's plea to stop the trial proceedings against her...

Aug 21, 2017 8:34 PM | Newsscroll

Australia call off Bangladesh warm-up match in Fatullah

Dhaka [Bangladesh], August 21 : Australia have called off their only two-day warm-up match in Fatullah ahead of the two-Test series against Bangladesh because of poor conditions at the...

Aug 20, 2017 7:30 PM | Newsscroll

Early inroads vital in Bangladesh Tests: Lehmann

Dhaka [Bangladesh], August 21 : Australia head coach Darren Lehmann has called on his team to make early inroads against Bangladesh in the two-Test series beginning Sunday at the Sher-e-Bangla...

Aug 20, 2017 5:12 PM | Newsscroll

Bangladesh SC clears way for Zia's trial in 2007 graft case

By Anisur RahmanDhaka, Aug 21 Bangladesh's Supreme Court today rejected former prime minister Khaleda Zia's plea to stop the trial proceedings against her in a 2007 corruption case that reportedly...

Aug 21, 2017 2:21 PM | Newsscroll

Bangladesh drop Mominul, Mahmudullah for Australia Test

Dhaka, Aug 19 Bangladesh today dropped batsmen Mominul Haque and Mahmudullah Riyad from their 14-man squad for the first Test against Australia beginning here on August 27.Mominul and Mahmudullah...

Aug 19, 2017 7:49 PM | Newsscroll

Khawaja, Agar to make Test comebacks for Bangladesh series, hints Smith

Melbourne [Australia], August 18, : Usman Khawaja and Ashton Agar might be seen making their Test comebacks when Australia face Bangladesh in the two-Test series later this month. The...

Aug 18, 2017 1:04 AM | Newsscroll