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Bangladesh Cricket Board releases itinerary for Zimbabwe tour

Bangladesh Cricket Team / File Photo DHAKA – Bangladesh is all set to play one Test, three ODIs, and three T20Is in Zimbabwe in the month of July. Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Monday, June 21, confirmed the details of the national men’s team tour to Zimbabwe. The squad is all ...

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1st ODI: Bangladesh Beat Sri Lanka By 33 Runs

Mehedi Hasan picks his first -ever ODI scalp in Kusal Mendis AFP DHAKA: Spinner Mehidy Hasan Miraz claimed four wickets as Bangladesh overcame a late fightback from Wanindu Hasaranga to beat Sri Lanka by 33 runs in the first one-day international on Sunday. Mehidy returned figures of 4-30 from 10 overs of his off spin to ...

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Lightning strikes kill 16 people in Bangladesh

Bigstock DHAKA – Despite the Bangladeshi government’s bid to curtail deaths due to lightning strikes, dozens continue to die every day due to lack of awareness. The increasing sea surface temperature has also given rise to more lightning in the area, where a study has predicted a whopping 50 percent hike in deadly lightning instances by ...

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Bangladesh virus death toll exceeds 12,000

Sharmin Akter, works as a community facilitator under the LIUPC project of UNDP Bangladesh. Her job focuses on raising awareness about washing hands and remaining clean amid the coronavirus pandemic for the marginalized people. She also shows how to take care of children during such crisis. DHAKA – Bangladesh reported ...

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Bangladesh ‘working step by step’ to host Sri Lanka

File Photo DHAKA (Web Desk) – Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) have to navigate through a delicate period in the coming two weeks to hold the Bangladesh-Sri Lanka ODI series later this month. Although the board officially announced the dates of the three matches, the country s Covid-19 rules could influence a ...

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Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh to win Test series

AP Photo PALLEKELE – Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh by 209 runs in the second Test to clinch the two-match series 1-0 at Pallekele on Monday. Chasing a daunting 437 to win, Bangladesh were dismissed for 227 in the first session of the fifth and final day. The first Test ended ...

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26 killed in Bangladesh boat accident

Reuters Photo/Mohammad Ponir Hossain DHAKA – At least 26 people were killed when a speedboat packed with passengers collided with a vessel transporting sand on Monday in the latest maritime disaster to hit Bangladesh. Police said the speedboat carrying about three dozen passengers from the town of Mawa rammed into ...

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Thousands protest in Bangladesh after deadly clashes

DHAKA – Thousands of people demonstrated in Bangladesh, a day after clashes between police and hardline Islamist protestors against a visit by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi left five dead. The violence, which began Friday at the main mosque in the capital Dhaka, rocked several key districts in the Muslim-majority ...

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Conway, Mitchell guide New Zealand to Bangladesh ODI series sweep

WELLINGTON – Maiden centuries for Devon Conway and Daryl Mitchell set up a crushing 164-run win for New Zealand in the third One-day International at the Basin Reserve in Wellington on Friday, giving the hosts a series clean sweep. Conway blasted 126 from 110 balls and Mitchell finished on 100 ...

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