Category: Cricket

Protea Women in batting against Bangladesh

Timesworld desk: Visiting South Africa National Women Cricket Team have won toss and chose to bat first against Bangladesh National Women Cricket Team in the second of a five-match One Day International series in Cox’s…

NZ still 303 runs behind

Timesworld desk: New Zealand finished the third day of the opening Test against Bangladesh at 292-3, still 303 runs behind the Tigers’ imposing first innings total of 595-8 declared at the Basin Reserve in Wellington…

Man held for sending death threat to Ganguly

Timesworld desk: A middle-aged man has been arrested on charge of sending ‘threat letter’ to former India captain Sourav Ganguly in West Midnapore district. Nirmalya Samanta, 39, was arrested on Friday, after police launched a…

JP Duminy, Hashim Amla tons take South Africa to 338/3

Timesworld desk: The first day of the third test between South African and Sri Lanka at the Wanderers on Thursday belonged wholeheartedly to the Proteas who finished the day on 338-3 courtesy of magnificent hundreds…

Bangladesh 542, Shakib Al Hasan 217, Mushfiqur Rahim 159

Timesworld desk: A double-century from Shakib Al Hasan and 159 stately runs from Mushfiqur Rahim drove New Zealand into the ground on the second day in Wellington. Along the way, they recorded the highest partnership…

Australia wins toss, to bat against Pakistan in 1st ODI

Timesworld desk: Australia have won the toss and elected to bat in the first Victoria Bitter ODI Series match against Pakistan at the Gabba on Friday.Pakistan is without two players who have had to return…

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Shakib creates history with maiden Test double ton

Timesworld desk: Country’s ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan smashed his first double hundred and became the highest individual scorer by a Bangladesh player in Test cricket. Shakib reached his first Test double ton with a…

Tamim, Mominul shine in rain-hit day

Timesworld desk: Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal and middle order batsman Mominul Haque showed admirable batting performances in the first day of the first of a two-match Test series against hosts New Zealand in Wellington that…

‘Playing Tests will be career highlight’

Timesworld desk: Bangladesh are yet to decide the final eleven for the opening Test against New Zealand that starts in Wellington on Thursday. But one thing is guaranteed — Taskin Ahmed will make his Test…

Mushy puts onus on batsmen

Timesworld desk: Bangladesh Test captain Mushfiqur Rahim said that they need to show character if they are to put up a fight in the Two-Test series against New Zealand with the first one starting at…