Tuesday, 20 February 2018

Tag Archives: BPL

Bangladesh revokes Sabbir’s contract over fan assault

Sabbir Rahman

DHAKA: Bangladesh batsman Sabbir Rahman has had his central contract revoked for assaulting a young cricket fan who taunted him during a match last month. The 26-year-old was also slapped with a six-month ban from the domestic game and a fine of two million taka ($24,000) over the incident, Bangladesh ...

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Dirk Nannes reveals spot-fixing practices in Bangladesh League


PERTH: Former Australian pacer Dirk Nannes has opened up about his experiences with spot-fixing in the Bangladesh Premier League in the wake of the allegations surrounding the Ashes Test in Perth. “The Bangladesh Premier League, that was the interesting one,” Nannes told on Friday. “The first time there were owners ...

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BPL: Dhaka Dynamites, Rangpur Riders to fight for title

Dhaka Dynamites, Rangpur Riders

DHAKA: There will be a head-on collision between Dhaka Dynamites and Rangpur Riders today (Tuesday) in the final of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) at Dhaka. The chances of the BPL final being a one-sided affair are fairly high. If even one of Dhaka Dynamites’ departments – either the top-order batsmen ...

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PCB summons Sami over fixing allegations in BPL

Mohammad Sami

LAHORE: Pakistani fast bowler Mohammad Sami was summoned by PCB on Friday to seek his clarification pertaining to fixing allegations in BPL. According to details, Sami was summoned by the Anti-Corruption Unit of the Pakistan Cricket Board. The fast bowler had returned to the country after playing in the Bangladesh ...

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Boom Boom Afridi stars as Dhaka waltz into the BPL final


DHAKA Dynamites, banking on pure power hitting and a sensational trio of spin bowlers, reached the 2017 BPL final with a 95-run win over Comilla Victorians in the first qualifier in Mirpur. Evin Lewis gave them the perfect start with the bat, top scoring with 47 before Kieron Pollard and ...

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BPL Qualifier-1: Comilla Victorians vs Dhaka Dynamites today

Comilla Victorians vs Dhaka Dynamites

DHAKA: The first qualifier of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) is between Comilla Victorians and Dhaka Dynamites today (Friday) at Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka. The head-on clash between the Comilla Victorians and the Dhaka Dynamites will reveal the first finalist of the tournament. Friday’s clash will be an imperative one ...

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Sohail Tanvir joins Sylhet Sixers in BPL

Sohail Tanveer

DHAKA: Sylhet Sixers might have started the Bangladesh Premier League 2017 with a bang, winning their opening three matches of the tournament. However, as the fifth edition has progressed they have lost steam.  After their three wins on the trot, the Sylhet Sixers have failed to win ever since, losing ...

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Hasan Ali, Shakib fined for misconduct during BPL match


DHAKA: The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has penalised Comilla Victorian’s Pakistani player Hasan Ali and Dhaka Dynamite’s skipper Shakib Al Hasan for violating code of conduct during the ongoing Bangladesh Premier League (BPL). The board on Tuesday imposed a fine of 25 percent of the match fees on Ali for ...

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BPL: Hasan Ali rips Dhaka Dynamites batting line-up apart

Hasan Ali BPL

MIRPUR: Pakistan pacer and world number one one-day international (ODI) bowler Hasan Ali has announced his arrival in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) with a bang by claiming a five-for. Hasan Ali, who was just playing his second BPL game, struck on the very first ball of the match for ...

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Bangladesh tackles illegal cricket betting with stadium raids

Bangladesh CRICKET

DHAKA: Bangladesh has launched a series of police raids to crack down on illegal betting in cricket stadiums that has gripped the country’s main Twenty20 competition, tournament officials said. Some 77 people have been thrown out of two cricket grounds in the cities of Dhaka and Sylhet in the past ...

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