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Dhaka, January 11: Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Dhaka Marathon-2021 has been held in Dhaka on the occasion of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman's Homecoming Day. Two hundred national and international runners took part in the event. The marathon started from the Army Stadium in Banani at 6 am on Sunday (January 10) and ended at Hatirjheel in the capital.
Own correspondent, Dhaka, 10 January 2021: The West Indies cricket team has finally arrived in Dhaka to play a three-match ODI and two-match Test series. The 36-member Caribbean team arrived at Hazrat Shah Jalal International Airport at 10:30 am on Sunday.
Dhaka, January 9: On the occasion of the birth centenary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, a marathon race will take place in the capital on January 10. A total of 200 local and foreign runners will be taking part in it.
Dhaka, January 8: After placing Afghanistan ahead of Bangladesh- at the ninth spot- in its latest Test rankings, the International Cricket Council has rectified its mistake and put Bangladesh back at its previous spot.
Dhaka, January 5: The Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) has made all preparations to ensure flawless security on the occasion of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Dhaka Marathon 2021.
Dhaka, January 4: After leaving the leadership, Mashrafe bin Murtaza lost his place in the squad. The country's most successful bowler did not get a place in Bangladesh's preliminary squad for the ODI series against the West Indies.
Dhaka, January 4: Bangladesh cricket team's world best all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan has returned home ahead of the upcoming home series against West Indies.
Dhaka, January 1: Cricketer Shakib Al Hasan and wife Umme Ahmed Shishir are expecting their third child together. The cricketer took to social media to share the news.
Dhaka, December 29: The Bangladesh Cricket Board chief executive Nizamuddin Chowdhury revealed that the board was considering a short tour of Sri Lanka in April.
Dhaka, December 23: On the occasion of the birth centenary of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, 'Bangabandhu Tour De CHT Mountain Bike Competition-2020' has been organised. The competition will begin on December 28 and will continue till December 30.
Dhaka, December 16: West Indies will tour Bangladesh for three ODIs and two Tests in January, Cricket West Indies confirmed on Tuesday after their inspection team reported back to the board of directors on what they saw during their short trip earlier this month.
Dhaka, December 15: Bangladesh's cricket legend and former captain of the national team, Mashrafe BIn Mortaza helped his team, Gemcon Khulna, reach the finals with a five-wicket haul in the qualifier match. Mashrafe claimed half the opponent's wickets while giving away 35 runs.�
Dhaka, December 8: "Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Dhaka Marathon 2021" is being organized with the approval of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on the occasion of the birth centenary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.
Dhaka, December 7: Bangladesh's cricket legend Mashrafe Mortaza will be playing in the Bangabandhu T20 Cup after Jemcon Khulna got him following a lottery between them and Fortune Barisal, Beximco Dhaka and Minister Group Rajshahi.
Dhaka, November 26: Bangladesh national football team coach James 'Jamie' Day has tested positive for the novel coronavirus for the fourth time.