Wednesday, 26 June 2019

Tag Archives: BPL

Comilla Victorians qualify for BPL 2019 final

DHAKA: Comilla Victorians confirmed their place in the Bangladesh Premier League 2019 after beating Rangpur Riders by eight wickets in the first qualifier in Dhaka. Rangpur won the toss and chose to bat. Riders’ innings did not have the spark as the side would have liked as they were 34-2 ...

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Wahab hat-trick seals big win for Comilla Victorians in BPL

DHAKA: A hat-trick by Pakistani pacer Wahab Riaz helped Comilla Victorians register a huge 80-run victory over Khulna Titans in the Bangladesh Premier League on Monday. Victorians started the innings well and opener Evin Lewis and veteran Tamim Iqbal put on a 58-run partnership for the first wicket before the ...

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Junaid Khan sparkles at Bangladesh Premier League

DHAKA: Pakistan fast bowler Junaid Khan is impressing cricket lovers at the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL), after his three wickets helped his side Khulna Titans take down the Rajshahi Kings. In a game that was dominated by bowlers, Khulna Titans emerged on top as fast bowler Junaid Khan 3 wickets ...

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Bangladesh lifts Smith’s Twenty20 tournament ban

DHAKA: Bangladeshi cricket officials on Thursday lifted a ban on former Australian captain Steve Smith playing in the forthcoming Twenty20 Bangladesh Premier League, an official said. The ruling means Smith, currently serving a one-year ban from international cricket over a ball-tampering scandal, is free to play for Comilla Victorians in ...

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Bangladesh League franchises oppose Smith inclusion

DHAKA: The objection by the franchises was based on the BPL’s policy that states a replacement can only be taken from the players’ draft list Comilla Victorians’ inclusion of Australia cricketer Steven Smith for Bangladesh Premier League 2019 has faced opposition from the other franchises in the tournament. The objection ...

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Bangladesh revokes Sabbir’s contract over fan assault

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: 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

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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