Nafees Targets ODI Series Win For Bangladesh

Bangladesh batsman Shahriar Nafees believes that his side can put behind them their disappointing 130-run defeat in the Test match against Zimbabwe and win the One-Day International series. With the team now fully focussed on the upcoming three-match series, that begins on 12th August in Harare, Nafees is looking for a stronger all-rounder performance.
11 August 2011

Zimbabwe Seal Victory Over Bangladesh

Bangladesh were dismissed for 244 on the final day of their only Test in Harare, handing victory to Zimbabwe by 130 runs as they made a winning comeback to five-day cricket. Bangladesh had been set an unlikely 375 to win and resumed on 112 for three before they were bowled out in 57.3 overs with seamer Kyle Jarvis taking four for 61.
8 August 2011

Zimbabwe XI Beat Touring Bangladeshis

Zimbabwe will go into their one-off Test against Bangladesh in confident mood after a strong Zimbabwe XI team beat the touring Bangladeshis by four wickets in a three-day warm-up game. Forster Mutizwa stroked an unbeaten 87 as Zimbabwe chased down 225 for six to win in the final innings having earlier been bowled out for just 113 in their first innings.
2 August 2011

Three Centurions Underpin Convincing UAE Victory

Three centuries in their second innings set the United Arab Emirates up for a convincing 266-run win over Kenya in their opening ICC Intercontinental Cup 2011-2013 fixture in Nairobi. After Kenya opened up a six-run lead on first innings, Saqib Ali, Amjad Javed and Khurram Khan all passed three figures as the away side declared their second innings on 439 for eight to set Kenya 434 to win.
31 July 2011

Bangladesh Name Squad To Tour Zimbabwe

Bangladesh have named their squad for their upcoming tour of Zimbabwe, picking uncapped players Shuvaguto Horn and Nasir Hossain. The 15-man squad will play one Test and five One-Day Internationals with the Test match, from 4th to 8th August, being Zimbabwe's first for five years.
16 July 2011

Ireland Beat Namibia In First One-Dayer

Ireland beat Namibia by 26 runs in the first of two one-day games held in Belfast as Namibia's tour finally got underway following the abandonment of the ICC Intercontinental Cup match. Ireland had half-centuries from John Mooney (86) and Niall O'Brien (57) to thank as they reached 241 before being bowled out before they dismissed Namibia for 215 in reply.
4 July 2011

Ireland-Namibia One-Dayers To Go Ahead As Planned

The two one-day games between Ireland and Namibia will go ahead on 4th and 5th July as scheduled, Cricket Ireland have confirmed. The four-day ICC Intercontinental match between the two sides was postponed due to Namibian players encountering visa problems.
30 June 2011

Slow Start To 2011-2013 ICC Intercontinental Cup

The opening game of the 2011-13 ICC Intercontinental Cup saw the Netherlands and Scotland draw a game that was severely hampered by bad weather in Aberdeen. There was no play possible on the opening two days and after Scotland were bowled out for 309, the Netherlands closed on 306 for eight and both sides took seven points from the game.
28 June 2011

Stuart Law To Take Over As Bangladesh Coach

Sri Lanka interim coach Stuart Law is to take over as Bangladesh coach following the end of Sri Lanka's tour of England as the successor to compatriot Jamie Siddons. Law was appointed as Sri Lanka's coach for the tour of England following Trevor Bayliss's decision to step down following the 2011 World Cup, where Sri Lanka ended as runners-up to India.
27 June 2011

Ireland Name Young Squad To Face Namibia

Ireland have named five uncapped players in their ICC Intercontinental Cup squad to take on Namibia while they have also named their squad to play Namibia, Scotland and Sri Lanka in One-Day Internationals. Chris Dougherty, Graeme McCarter, Stuart Poynter, Stuart Thompson and Niall McDonnell are the uncapped players while Trent Johnston will captain the side in the absence of William Porterfield.
17 June 2011

Scotland Name Squads To Take On Netherlands

Scotland have named their squad for both the ICC Intercontinental Cup match and two One-Day Internationals against the Netherlands later this month. The four-day game gets underway on 21st June before the two ODIs take place on 28th and 29th June in Aberdeen.
17 June 2011

Scotland And Netherlands Set For Two ODIs

Scotland will take on the Netherlands in two One-Day Internationals on 28th and 29th June in Aberdeen following the four-day ICC Intercontinental Cup game. That will be played from 21st to 24th June and the two ODIs replace three scheduled Twenty20 Internationals which were due to be played.
7 June 2011

Namibia, UAE To Feature In Intercontinental Cup

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has confirmed that Namibia and the United Arab Emirates will be participating in the 2011-13 Intercontinental Cup. They were chosen by the ICC Development Committee to join Afghanistan, Canada, Ireland, Kenya, the Netherlands and Scotland in an expanded eight-team tournament.
17 May 2011

Bangladesh Push Australia Hard Before Succumbing

Michael Hussey scored a powerful century, Shane Watson a belligerent 72 as Australia survived a minor scare to beat Bangladesh by 66 runs in the third and final One-Day International in Dhaka. After Australia piled up 361 for eight, a strong Bangladesh counter-attack eventually petered out as they closed on 295 for six, with the result that Australia clinched the series 3-0.
13 April 2011

Watson Breaks World Record As Australia Seal Series

Shane Watson hammered a world record 15 sixes in an innings of 185 not out in just 96 balls that hurried Australia to a stunning nine-wicket win over Bangladesh in the second One-Day International in Mirpur. Watson's innings, a new career-best, saw Australia overhaul Bangladesh's score of 229 for seven in just 26 overs as they sealed the series by going 2-0 up with a game to play.
11 April 2011

Bangladesh Make Changes For Australia ODIs

Bangladesh have made a number of changes in naming a 14-man squad to take on Australia in three One-Day Internationals next month. Following their disappointing first-round exit at the World Cup, fast bowler Mashrafe Mortaza makes a return from injury while Alok Kapali has been recalled having not played an ODI since September 2008.
28 March 2011

Ruthless South Africa Smash Sorry Bangladesh

South Africa silenced a partisan home crowd at the Sher-e-Bangla Stadium in Dhaka by demolishing Bangladesh by 206 runs in both sides' respective final ICC Cricket World Cup Group B game. Bangladesh crumbled to be dismissed for just 78 after South Africa reached 284 for nine to conclude a one-sided match dominated by the Proteas.
19 March 2011

Cricket World® TV - World Cup 2011 Update - Bangladesh, Pakistan Win

Cricket TV - A round-up of the action from day 24 of the ICC Cricket World Cup, which saw wins chasing for Bangladesh over the Netherlands and Pakistan over Zimbabwe.
14 March 2011

Kayes Leads Bangladesh To Crucial World Cup Victory

Imrul Kayes stroked an unbeaten half-century to guide Bangladesh to a six-wicket ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 win over the Netherlands that piles the pressure on England ahead of their final group game. By dismissing the Netherlands for 160 and then reaching 166 for four in reply, Bangladesh have put themselves in position to qualify for the quarter-finals should...
14 March 2011

Swann Fined For Comments During Bangladesh Defeat

England off-spinner Graeme Swann has been fined ten percent of his match fee after being found guilty of breaching the International Cricket Council's (ICC) Code of Conduct. He was charged with a Level 1 offence during his side's two-wicket defeat to Bangladesh, the breach relating to 'using language or a gesture that is obscene, offensive or insulting during an international match'.
12 March 2011


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