Bangladesh bowling coach Daniel Vettori tips Nayeem Hasan for ‘big future’ as allrounder across formats

Bangladesh’s spin-bowling coach Daniel Vettori foresees a bright future for the spin trio of Nayeem Hasan, Taijul Islam and Mehidy Hasan, being especially impressed with young offspinner Nayeem continuing on his improvement from the last 12 months. The 20-year old Nayeem took a match haul of nine wickets in Bangladesh’s last Test match against Zimbabwe … Read more Bangladesh bowling coach Daniel Vettori tips Nayeem Hasan for ‘big future’ as allrounder across formats

Bangladesh players’ strike, a year on: BCB says relationship with players ‘cordial’

A year on from the players’ strike that shook Bangladesh cricket, senior BCB officials believe that their relationship with country’s cricketers remains “cordial”. But the players have refrained from making any public statements about the strike, despite it being widely acknowledged that they had raised relevant issues which were affecting the country’s cricket. Their use … Read more Bangladesh players’ strike, a year on: BCB says relationship with players ‘cordial’

Tharoor’s remarks at Lahore event spark BJP-Congress spat | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The BJP and the Congress were engaged in a war of words on Sunday over MP Shashi Tharoor’s remarks at a Lahore event, as the ruling party accused him of “demeaning and discrediting” India and wondered if Rahul Gandhi wanted to contest elections in Pakistan. Hitting back, the opposition party said the BJP … Read more Tharoor’s remarks at Lahore event spark BJP-Congress spat | India News – Times of India

Even Pakistan and Afghanistan Handled Covid Better Than India, Says Rahul Gandhi on IMF Projections

File photo of Congress leader Rahul Gandhi. (Image : PTI) Rahul Gandhi also took a dig at the government over IMF growth projections showing Bangladesh closing in on India in terms of per capita GDP this year and described it as a “solid achievement” of six years of BJP’s “hate-filled cultural nationalism”. PTI Last Updated: … Read more Even Pakistan and Afghanistan Handled Covid Better Than India, Says Rahul Gandhi on IMF Projections

TMC Hired Shooters from Bangladesh to Kill BJP Workers, Alleges Kailash Vijayvargiya

BJP national general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya on Thursday alleged that the TMC hired shooters from Bangladesh to kill his party workers in Bengal, a charge vehemently dismissed as “baseless” by the ruling dispensation in the state. Vijayvargiya, who is a central observer of the BJP in West Bengal, also claimed that state government officials were … Read more TMC Hired Shooters from Bangladesh to Kill BJP Workers, Alleges Kailash Vijayvargiya

Bangladesh cancels BPL 2020 due to COVID-19

The decision was taken keeping in mind the participation of foreign cricketers and other logistics, said BCB president. The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has been forced to cancel this year’s Bangladesh Premier League T20 tournament in view of the COVID-19 pandemic. The decision was announced by BCB president Nazmul Hasan on Sunday. “BPL is not … Read more Bangladesh cancels BPL 2020 due to COVID-19

Domestic cricket in Bangladesh to resume with three-team one-day competition

The BCB has announced a one-day competition between three teams – to be led by Tamim Iqbal, Mahmudullah and Najmul Hossain Shanto – between October 11 and 23 to build up towards the return of domestic cricket in Bangladesh. The three teams will play each other twice in the league stage, with the top-two teams … Read more Domestic cricket in Bangladesh to resume with three-team one-day competition

Russell Domingo: Hard to be in camps ‘without knowing your end goal’

Russell Domingo, Bangladesh’s head coach, agrees that it has been tough on the players to be in a training camp that has no international cricket at the end of it and feels that there might not be any point to “going on forever” at camps, that too away from loved ones. “We want to try … Read more Russell Domingo: Hard to be in camps ‘without knowing your end goal’

India, Bangladesh Looking to Address Logistics Challenges for Seamless Movement of Cargo, Says Smriti Irani

Union Minister Smriti Irani on Wednesday said various measures are being looked at to address the logistics challenges and reduce the turnaround time for seamless movement of cargo between India and Bangladesh. Irani said leveraging the inland waterway route will also be looked at for seamless movement of cargo between the two neighbours. “We … Read more India, Bangladesh Looking to Address Logistics Challenges for Seamless Movement of Cargo, Says Smriti Irani

Bangladesh tour of Sri Lanka postponed again as disagreement over quarantine continues

Bangladesh’s three-Test tour of Sri Lanka has been postponed yet again following a stalemate between the BCB and SLC over quarantine requirements, with weeks of negotiation failing to yield an agreement between the two boards. The length of the quarantine, which the Sri Lankan health authorities had insisted be 14 days, with the players’ movement … Read more Bangladesh tour of Sri Lanka postponed again as disagreement over quarantine continues