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Sports Reporter, Dhaka, 13 August 2023: After announcing the captain, the Bangladesh Cricket Board did not delay much in announcing the Asia Cup team. Today was the last date to announce the Asia Cup team. So, BCB had to announce the team by today anyway. But that announcement came this morning.
Sports Reporter, Dhaka, 11 August 2023: Finally the speculation is over. The name of Shakib Al Hasan has been announced as the new ODI captain of the Bangladesh national cricket team. BCB president Nazmul Hasan Papon told the media on Friday.
Sports Reporter, Dhaka, 5 August 2023: Tamim Iqbal has quit captaincy in ODI cricket. Along with that, he is not playing in the Asia Cup. He announced this at a press conference at the BCB president's residence on Thursday evening.
Dhaka, July 17: The rain came right after the Bangladeshi pacers breathed fire. It took off three overs from the match. However, after the match was resumed following the shower, Afghanistan folded like a house of cards. The visitors had a tought time survive the spin threat from Nasum and Shakib. The respite came from a partnership from Azmatullah Omarzai and Karim Janat, who scored 25 and 20 runs respectively.
Dhaka, July 17: The Bangladesh women's team had to fight against the giants of Asia in the T20I but had to burn with the regret of the series loss. However, at the beginning of the three-match ODI series, Bangladesh went ahead with a landslide victory. Along with that, the Tigresses won against India for the first time in the ODI format. Indians surrendered helpless to Bangladesh in the field of Mirpur.
Dhaka, 8 July 2023 : In a live event a couple of years ago, Tamim Iqbal said that he wanted Mashrafe bin Mutarza as a mentor for the 2023 World Cup.
Dhaka, July 8: In a live event a couple of years ago, Tamim Iqbal said he wanted Mashrafe bin Mutarza as a mentor for the 2023 World Cup. Finally, Tamim's wish is going to be fulfilled. He expressed that demand in his meeting with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. The Prime Minister also agreed to it.
Dhaka, July 8: Tamim Iqbal has withdrawn his retirement decision after meeting with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. But not in this series. For now, the country's best opener will be resting for one and a half months. Tamim will return to the team with the Asia Cup in August-September. He will also play in the ODI World Cup held in India in October-November.
Dhaka, July 7: Tamim Iqbal has announced his retirement from international cricket. The Tiger ODI captain announced his retirement by calling a press conference at Hotel Tower Inn in Chittagong on Thursday.
Dhaka, July 4: FIFA World Cup-2022 winning Argentina goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez paid a courtesy call on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday.
Dhaka, July 3: Argentina's World Cup winning goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez stayed in Dhaka for only 11 hours. In this short tour, he did not get to experience the madness of the Argentine fans of this country, because there was no interactive event for the faithful.
Dhaka, July 1: Many will remember goalkeeper Anisur Rahman Ziko's heroics in taking a strong team like Kuwait to extra time. His incredible saves brought Bangladesh back to life again and again. But the ending wasn't a happy one.
Dhaka, June 29: The only title was in 2003. The last final was in 2005 and the last semi-final was in 2009. This is the statistics of Bangladesh in the last nine seasons of SAFF Championship. After 2009, not being able to reach the semi-finals of any tournament, there was a big question about the ability of Bangladeshi footballers. Finally, after 14 years, the footballers responded to the criticism by reaching the semi-finals of SAFF.
Dhaka, June 26: Bangladesh played good football in the do-or-die match in SAFF Championship. Javier Cabrera's team defeated Maldives 3-1 despite conceding the first goal.
Dhaka, June 22: After the referee blew the final whistle, some of the Bangladeshi footballers sat down on the field, others looked skywards. The coaching staff in the dugout also showed disappointment. Bangladesh missed a great opportunity to get points against Lebanon, which is placed 100 ranks above Bangladesh. Jamal Bhuiyan and his men lost 0-2 goals despite fighting in the whole match.