Tuesday, 19 October 2021

Tag Archives: Chittagong

ICC criticises Bangladesh Test pitch

DUBAI: The International Cricket Council (ICC) penalised the “below average” pitch in Chittagong after batsmen plundered more than 1,500 runs during last week´s Test between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. Five centuries and six half-centuries were smashed over five days at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium before the teams accepted a ...

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De Silva hits ton in strong Sri Lankan reply

CHITTAGONG: Dhananjaya de Silva struck a century and shared 187 runs in an unbroken second wicket stand with Kushal Mendis as Sri Lanka gave a strong reply to Bangladesh in the first Test in Chittagong. De Silva made an unbeaten 104 while Mendis hit 83 not out, guiding Sri Lanka ...

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Hundreds of thousands evacuated as cyclone hits Bangladesh

CHITTAGONG: The severe cyclonic storm made landfall on the coast between Cox’s Bazar and the main port city of Chittagong at 6.00 am (0000 GMT), the Bangladesh Meteorological Department said in a special weather bulletin. Bangladesh had raised its highest number 10 weather danger alert as the storm approached with ...

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