Nabid Yeasin

August 15, 2021
August 15, 2021

Can the next-gen hurdle an old challenge?

A second-string New Zealand side, composed of players who will not make the cut for the Kiwis’ squad for the upcoming T20 World Cup, is set to visit Bangladesh for T20Is next month, with the Tigers...

August 11, 2021
August 11, 2021

A brief window to sate yearning for loved ones

“Bhai, do it quickly. Take the wicket so that we can go back home after such a long time away.” Those were the words the stump mic picked up wicketkeeper Nurul Hasan Sohan saying to Shakib Al Hasan...

August 8, 2021
August 8, 2021

Australia scrape to first victory

Batting proved to be Bangladesh’s downfall as the Tigers lost the fourth T20I against Australia by three wickets at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur yesterday, giving up their rare...

August 1, 2021
August 1, 2021

Tigers’ chance to change T20 narrative

Bangladesh are fresh from their impeccable display against Zimbabwe, who the Tigers beat in every format last month to complete a comprehensive series sweep away from home. Even after such a...

July 28, 2021
July 28, 2021

No room for dysfunction against Australia

A series sweep across the formats in Harare against Zimbabwe is what was expected of Bangladesh and the Tigers certainly lived up to their billing. With the collection of all 30 ICC ODI Super...

July 18, 2021
July 18, 2021

Can Tigers carry lessons to perfection?

From a potential batting collapse to winning the game by 155 runs, Bangladesh scripted an applaudable turnaround in the first ODI against Zimbabwe in Harare on Friday. To get the desired outcome,...

July 13, 2021
July 13, 2021

More mockery of the system awaits

“Thank you Mahmudullah Riyad bhai for your service with the red ball,” wrote Bangladesh’s ODI skipper Tamim Iqbal, who missed out playing in the one-off Test against Zimbabwe in Harare due to a...

June 16, 2021
June 16, 2021

Cricket’s future trapped between ignorance and false promises

Alleged corruption in domestic cricket has been a long-running plague that is at the root of the rot in Bangladesh’s cricketing structure, with bias and favoritism a consistent feature of lower...

May 27, 2021
May 27, 2021

Who will take the baton from the Fab Four?

Bangladesh on Tuesday prevailed through a looming threat of cyclone and registered a thumping 103-run victory over Sri Lanka in Mirpur.

May 25, 2021
May 25, 2021

‘Growth of players and coaches are parallel’

The role of a coach, especially in developing any individual player, often remains in the shadow of all the uproar created by the outcome of his impact. It is only when the tutee acknowledges the...