Bishwajit Roy | The Daily Star
  • Bishwajit Roy

  • Nothing new, never dull

    There is never a dull moment in Bangladesh cricket and one does not always have to wait for sporadic on-field successes for excitement.
  • The pitfalls between beauty and duty

    The tragic demise of a young cricketer because he could not quite crack it at the highest level brought to mind the forays of an all-time great -- former Australia skipper Steve Waugh’s journey earlier this year through India with a camera to rediscover the joys of cricket, the love that keeps an entire population agog.
  • A tough call and an uncertain future

    The postponement of the tour of Sri Lanka is a big blow for Bangladesh cricket in terms of returning to international cricket, if not a return to any sort of competitive cricket amid the prolonged coronavirus-induced suspension.
  • No point shying away from reality

    “I believe my product (football) will be good in future,” legendary footballer Kazi Salahuddin commented during an exclusive interview with The Daily Star two months after he was elected for his first term as president of the Bangladesh Football Federation (BFF) in 2008. He added he was treating the high expectations like an extra challenge rather than a burden.
  • ‘Only proper activities can reduce anxiety’

    “The tough part for anyone is changing lifelong habits, but you can never underestimate the human mind’s ability to adapt to any crisis or any changing situation, which has been proven time and again throughout human history.”