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  • Stokes shares plan to help parents with Covid-19 shutdowns

    Schools have been closed down with the coronavirus pandemic bringing life to a standstill. England all-rounder Ben Stokes proposed a list of things parents can do to keep their children occupied while they are stuck at home.

  • Tigers’ pace story starting to change?

    Fast bowling has traditionally been Bangladesh cricket’s weak link due to a lack of exposure, hardly any role models for youngsters to follow and, possibly the most prevalent, a lack of motivation on the not-so-friendly pitches and conditions that predominantly favour spinners.

  • The unsung hero of Bangladesh cricket

    Reza-e-Karim, the former general secretary of the Bangladesh Cricket Board, was a shining beacon for the country’s cricket. The history of Bangladesh’s cricket cannot be put forward without noting the contributions of this giant. BCB director Ahmed Sajjadul Alam Bobby reflects on the life of the unsung hero, who passed away yesterday, leaving Bangladesh with a future to relish.

  • Former BCB secretary Reza-e-Karim passes away

    Reza-e-Karim, former general secretary of the Bangladesh Cricket Board passed away in the early hours today at the Bangladesh Specialized Hospital in Dhaka after a long battle with multiple health conditions including cancer.

  • Tough times await BCB

    The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) and Cricket Ireland (CI) agreed to postpone their bilateral upcoming series due to the coronavirus pandemic, CI announced in a press release yesterday.

  • BCB asks staff to work remotely

    The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) decided to let its staff stay at home and work remotely from today due to the coronavirus outbreak, informed the BCB CEO Nizamuddin Chowdhury yesterday.

  • Shakib Al Hasan

    Shakib self-isolating; asks people to stay safe

    Bangladesh’s premier all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan, who is currently in the United States of America and has isolated himself at a hotel, requests everyone to follow necessary steps to help prevent the spread of coronavirus through a video on social media.

  • Rubel Hossain

    Rubel slams ‘greedy and cruel’ businessmen

    Bangladesh pacer Rubel Hossain takes to Facebook to slam ‘greedy and cruel’ people who are taking advantage of the fear created due to the coronavirus pandemic by increasing the prices of the essentials.

  • Do not panic but stay safe: Tamim

    Bangladesh ODI captain Tamim Iqbal posts a video on social media, asking people nationwide to take precautionary measures and maintaining social distance to help prevent the spread of coronavirus.

  • Bangladesh-Ireland series postponed

    The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) and the Cricket Ireland (CA) agree to postpone the upcoming series between the two sides due to the coronavirus pandemic, the CA announces in a press release today. Bangladesh were scheduled to play three one-day internationals and four T20Is in Belfast and England respectively during the series from May 14 to 29.