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    Mushfiq backs spinners to get 20wkts

    Atif Azam . Chittagong | Updated at 09:53pm on October 19, 2016

    Bangladesh Test skipper Mushfiqur Rahim has full faith in his spinners, who he believes can take 20 wickets against England in the opening Test match at Chittagong that starts today...

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    Experience makes England favourites

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:53pm on October 19, 2016

    Bangladesh Test skipper Mushfiqur Rahim made his debut back in 2005, a year before his English counterpart Alistair Cook but he will play only his 49th Test match and latter will appear for his 134th today...

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    Russell hand Jamal shock defeat

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:55pm on October 18, 2016

    Defending champions Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club suffered their second successive defeat in the Bangladesh Premier League when they were edged by Sheikh Russell Krira Chakra by 1-0 in Dhaka on Tuesday...

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    De Gea defiant as Utd stifle Liverpool

    Agence France-Presse . Liverpool | Updated at 10:54pm on October 18, 2016

    Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho claimed that his team had exposed Liverpool’s shortcomings after holding Jurgen Klopp’s well-regarded team to a 0-0 draw...

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    Barca sharpen knives on massive night

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 10:52pm on October 18, 2016

    AFP Sports previews today’s Champions League action with Pep Guardiola taking Manchester City to Barcelona...

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    New dad Cook set to break English record

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:49pm on October 18, 2016

    England captain Alastair Cook was ecstatic on Tuesday about the prospect of being the highest capped Test cricketer for England in their 139-year history of Test cricket...

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    Cricket defies physical disability

    Sharif Adnan | Updated at 10:46pm on October 18, 2016

    It was different day out at the Shahid captain Mansur Ali handball stadium on Tuesday when more than two-dozen physically challenged cricketers gathered for a Wheel Chair Cricket Tournament...

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    Becoming off-spinner pays rich dividend for Mehedi

    Atif Azam . Chittagong | Updated at 10:44pm on October 18, 2016

    Test aspirant Mehedi Hasan is glad that his decision of switching to a genuine off-spinner in the High-Performance camp eventually paid its dividend through earning him a spot in the Test squad...

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    Sakib prepares to combat long-gap

    Atif Azam . Chittagong | Updated at 10:14pm on October 18, 2016

    Ace all-rounder Sakib al Hasan on Tuesday said that playing a Test match after a long-gap is a very difficult but one has to be on right frame of mind to that...

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    Local bowlers dismiss England in a day

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:12pm on October 17, 2016

    Bangladesh’s inability to pick up 20 wickets in a Test match has become major concern for the management but the local bowlers bundled out visiting English side within a day in a practice match to create some hope...