Indian Premier League (IPL) 2016 | The Daily Star
  • Fizz ICC's emerging player of the year

    Mustafizur Rahman, one of Bangladesh's most famous cricketing exports, has broken new ground for his country by becoming the first player to win an International Cricket Council (ICC) award.

  • Fizz's return on track

    The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) will have a better idea regarding Mustafizur Rahman's recovery by the end of this week.

  • 8 top spells from Fizz

    Mustafizur Rahman caught the eyes of cricket enthusiasts and critics with the unusual talent on his debut, and has gone from strength to strength with each hurdle he crossed. As he turned 21, here are some of his top spells so far in his short yet brilliant career.

  • Shakib's Jamaica conquer CPL

    In terms of winning competitions, year 2016 has been a good one for Shakib Al Hasan. After winning the Dhaka Premier League.

  • One-month recovery for Fizz

    Bangladesh pacer Mustafizur Rahman will take around one month to recover from the hamstring and ankle injuries which he sustained during his Indian Premier League (IPL) campaign with the Sunrisers Hyderabad.

  • At least 2-week wait for Sussex

    Fizz returns to his workplace at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur with a broad smile that hinted that the time spent at his beloved Tetulia home wiped away the mental fatigue he had been suffering from his maiden IPL stint.

  • Keep your bowling secrets unexposed

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday suggests that cricketer Mustafizur Rahman should take required precautions to stretch his career.

  • Pathan boost for Abahani

    Indian all-rounder Yusuf Pathan arrived in the capital last night to bolster Abahani ahead of today's crucial Dhaka Premier League encounter against Prime Bank Cricket Club at BKSP.

  • Mustafizur gives fitness test at BCB

    Mustafizur Rahman spent the afternoon at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium undergoing a fitness test after having arrived from India late last night.

  • When Fizz floored Russell

    Mustafizur Rahman, true to his burgeoning reputation of being one of the finest modern white-ball bowlers, delivers an inch-perfect dipping yorker, flattening the middle stump while leaving Andre Russell sprawled on the floor.

  • Zampa wary of Warne comparison

    Australia's search for a successor to Shane Warne is yet to bear fruit nearly a decade after he retired, so Adam Zampa is naturally wary about comparisons with the leg-spinning great.

  • Warner applauds Fizz

    Sunrisers Hyderabad skipper David Warner, who inspired his side to their maiden IPL win, showers praise on Bangladesh’s young left-arm pacer Mustafizur Rahman.

  • Hyderabad rise to IPL throne

    A late burst from Ben Cutting and disciplined death-over bowling leads Sunrisers Hyderabad to the Indian Premier League Championship for the first time.

  • Fizz IPL's first best foreign young player

    At the end of Sunrisers Hyderabad's rousing Indian Premier League (IPL) final victory over Royal Challengers Bangalore yesterday, Mustafizur Rahman was adjudged the Emerging Player of IPL 2016.

  • Sunrisers leave Bangalore with a mountain to climb

    Sunrisers Hyderabad post a mammoth 208 for seven, which included 52 runs from the last three overs, in the IPL final against Royal Challengers Bangalore

  • Mustafizur fit to play in IPL final

    Mustafizur Rahman recovers from his injury in time to play the IPL final for Sunrisers Hyderabad against Royal Challengers Bangalore.

  • Kohli eyes maiden IPL crown for RCB

    The imperious Virat Kohli will be eyeing a fairytale ending Sunday to a record-breaking season when he leads the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League's final against Sunrisers Hyderabad.

  • ‘Fizz ahead of the pack’

    Mustafizur Rahman, Bangladesh left-arm seamer, might have missed the 2016 Indian Premier League Qualifier against Gujarat Lions on Friday (May 27) due to an injury, but he is well on way to becoming the best pacer in the world in limited-overs cricket.

  • Fizz rested for 'slight injury'

    Mustafizur Rahman was rested by the Sunrisers Hyderabad for their crucial qualifier against the Gujarat Lions in the Indian Premier League 2016.

  • ‘If I had to bowl at him, I will be worried’

    Regarded as one of the greatest fast bowlers in the history of the game and the holder of the world record for most wickets in List A cricket (881), Wasim Akram says in an interview that he would be concerned if he had to bowl at India’s batting genius Virat Kohli.

  • Fizz-fired Sunrisers face Raina's Lions

    When Sunrisers Hyderabad take the field at Delhi today for the second time in 48 hours they will once again bank on Bangladesh's young pace bowler Mustafizur Rahman's cutters and yorkers to cross the virtual semifinal hurdle against Gujarat Lions.

  • Women power lifts IPL

    As women flock to the stands and take prominent positions in commentary boxes and boardrooms, cricket's richest Twenty20 league is no longer solely a man's world.

  • KKR look to extend dominance over SRH

    2012 and 2014 champions KKR led by Gautam Gambhir would look to assert their dominance while SRH with David Warner at the helm will have retribution on mind when the two teams lock horns in the Indian Premier League (IPL) Eliminator at 8:30pm local time today.

  • Kohli to sit out Zim tour

    India's leading batsman Virat Kohli has been rested from the limited-overs series against Zimbabwe, scheduled from June 11 to 20, along with Murali Vijay and Ashish Nehra.

  • Kolkata take playoff spot after thumping win

    Shakib Al Hasan's Kolkata Knight Riders prevailed over Mustafizur Rahmnan's Sunrisers Hyderabad for the second time this Indian Premier League season to secure a playoff spot.

  • Fizz heroics go in vain

    Mustafizur Rahman's scintillating four overs went in vain as Sunrisers Hyderabad suffered a six-wicket defeat to the Delhi Daredevils at Raipur.

  • Shoaib advises Fizz

    Shoaib Akhtar offers some words of encouragement to Bangladesh left-arm pacer Mustafizur Rahman during the pre-match show for the game between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Delhi Daredevils.

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    Homesick Fizz seeking a break

    Homesick Mustafizur Rahman is desperately looking forward to return to his village after his Indian Premier League (IPL) stint ends to spend time with his beloved family members.

  • Gujarat take 2nd spot

    Gujarat Lions outplay Kolkata Knight Riders to win their Indian Premier League match by six wickets at Green Park in Kanpur.

  • Kohli 113 flattens Punjab

    Virat Kohli scores his fourth century of the season as Royal Challengers Bangalore thrash bottom-placed Kings XI Punjab by 82 runs in Duckworth-Lewis method in a rain-truncated IPL clash.