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Related News - Test

Chattogram Test ends in draw

The first Test of the two-match series between host Bangladesh and Sri Lanka ended in a draw in the final session of Day-5 at Chattogram today. 

16:42 19 May 2022

Bangladesh take 68-run lead

Bangladesh's first innings ended at 465 for nine after No. 10 batsman Shoriful Islam was forced to retire following an injury. That gave Bangladesh a lead of 68 runs in their first innings of the Chattogram Test in reply to Sri Lanka's first innings total of 397.

17:39 18 May 2022

BAN-SLC Test series ticket price fixed, minimum price Tk 50

The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has started the process of selling tickets for the two-match Test series between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. The fans can watch the game sitting in the gallery for a minimum of Tk 50.

16:45 12 May 2022

Players need to have mindset of playing 10 days in a row: Papon

The Bangladesh cricketers need to learn the art of how to play the Test cricket with the right frame of mind, the coaching staff said to BCB president Nazmul Hassan Papon recently.

19:31 8 May 2022

Sri Lankan team arrives in Dhaka to play two Tests

The Sri Lanka Cricket Team arrived in Bangladesh for a two-match Test series which is the part of ICC World Test Championship. The plane carrying the Sri Lankan team landed at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka at 12.15 pm, one hour late from the scheduled time today (Sunday).

15:03 8 May 2022

Sri Lanka calls Oshada Fernando for Bangladesh Tests

Sri Lanka have named Oshada Fernando in their 18-man squad for the two-Test tour of Bangladesh, with Pathum Nissanka yet to recover from the back injury that kept him out of the second Test against India recently. Oshada, who was not named in the squad for the India series, returns after registering impressive scores in domestic cricket recently.

14:47 4 May 2022

Shoriful expected to be available for Sri Lanka Tests

Bangladesh got some relief as pace bowler Shoriful Islam is expected to be available from the start of the upcoming home series against Sri Lanka. Shoriful was included in the Bangladesh squad for the opening Test subject to his fitness. The Bangladesh Cricket Board had recently sent Shoriful to Singapore to have an assessment for his abdominal issues which bothered him for a long time.

21:53 30 April 2022

Mustafizur will have to play Test cricket if needed: Papon

Bangladesh Cricket Board president Nazmul Hasan Papon said on Saturday (April 23) that Mustafizur Rahman will have to play Test cricket if he is required by the team. Mustafizur had recently insisted that he is not ready to return to Test cricket, and that picking and choosing formats was important for him in order to prolong his career.

21:07 23 April 2022

Taijul takes 6 wickets, SA folding for 453

South Africa asserted their dominance for the second day in succession with a commanding performance with the bat before being bowled out for 453 by Tea on the second day. Bangladesh left-hand spinner Taijul Islam bagged 6 wickets.

18:58 9 April 2022

Cluster admission tests to 32 universities from Sep 3

Cluster admission tests to 32 universities will be held in three stages. The Vice-Chancellor's Council has decided to take the test on September 3, 10, and 17.

20:55 8 April 2022

Taijul strikes twice but Bavuma keeps SA ahead at Tea

Spinner Taijul Islam struck twice in the second session but Temba Bavuma kept South Africa ahead at Tea of the second Test against visiting Bangladesh at St George's Park, Port Elizabeth.

19:27 8 April 2022

Elgar falls for 70

South Africa's captain Dean Elgar led the domination of the Bangladesh attack for most of the session as the home side reached 107 for one at lunch. After the launch break, Elgar was dismissed by Taijul Islam scoring 70, his third straight fifty in this series.The host lost their second wickets on133/2 in 32.5 overs. Elgar made 67 and 64 in the two innings of the first Test in which South Africa won by 220 runs.

18:03 8 April 2022

Khaled ends 52-run opening stand

Pacer Khaled Ahmed broke the 52-run opening stand of South Africa taking the wicket of Sarel Erwee. Before being dismissed in the last ball of the 12th over Erwee made 24. 

15:12 8 April 2022

Bangladesh all out for 53, SA win by 220-run

Keshav Maharaj took seven wickets to bowl Bangladesh out for 53 in the second innings, their second-lowest total, in the first Test of the two-match series at Kingsmead, Durban.

15:31 4 April 2022

Bangladesh opt to bowl in 1st Test, Tamim misses out

Bangladesh skipper Mominul Haque has won the toss and decided to bowl first against host South Africa in the first match of the two-match series at Kingsmead, Durban.

The match will start at 2pm BST. Gazi TV and T-Sports will telecast the match live.

13:41 31 March 2022

Bangladesh to take on South Africa today

Bangladesh will take on South Africa in the first Test at Kingsmead, Durban while Pakistan will play against visiting Australia in the second ODI.

09:57 31 March 2022

Donald is optimistic about Bangladesh pacers

The pace bowling unit of the Bangladesh team is stronger now than at any time in the past. The Test line-up with Taskin Ahmed, Shoriful Islam, and Ebadat Hossain Chowdhury could be a threat to any opponent. And so Bangladesh's pace bowling coach Alan Donald thinks the fast bowlers are capable of winning Tests in South Africa.

16:52 29 March 2022

India thrash Sri Lanka in 2nd Test to seal 2–0 clean sweep

Sri Lanka skipper Dimuth Karunaratne was still at the crease with 67 in a stubborn fightback against India's all-but-assured victory on day three of the pink ball Test on Monday.

19:26 14 March 2022

Jadeja stars as India inflict innings defeat on Sri Lanka

Ravindra Jadeja stood tall with his all-round brilliance as he complemented his unbeaten 175 with nine wickets in India's innings and 222-run win against a Sri Lankan team that looked anything but Test class in a match that ended inside three days. After being bowled out for 174 in the first innings, Sri Lanka, who lost 16 wickets on the day, were dismissed for 178 in their second essay.

20:56 6 March 2022

Shakib to play Tests in South Africa: Papon

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) president Nazmul Hassan Papon confirmed that Shakib Al Hasan will be part of the team in Tigers tour to South Africa next month. 

20:01 28 February 2022

New Zealand in firm command after Nicholls ton

It was a happy homecoming for Henry Nicholls who scored his eighth Test hundred and put New Zealand on the verge of winning in the first match of the series against South Africa.

17:47 18 February 2022

Ashwell Prince resigns as Bangladesh batting coach

Bangladesh won a historic Test under Ashwell Prince in Mount Manganui against host New Zealand, in that match the batsmen played an important role. The BCB brought in Jamie Siddons as the batting consultant before parts way with Prince.

18:58 9 February 2022

Two earn maiden call-ups to New Zealand Test squad

Cam Fletcher and Blair Tickner have been included in the New Zealand Test squad for the first time while Colin de Grandhomme and Hamish Rutherford were recalled as New Zealand Cricket announced a 15-member squad for the first Test against South Africa. For the 28-year-old Fletcher, it was his maiden call-up to the national team in any format while Tickner has already appeared in eight T20Is for New Zealand.

15:38 8 February 2022

Bowlers lead Australia to 4-0 series victory

Australia completed a remarkable series victory, bowling out England for 124 on day three of the fifth Test in Hobart.

England openers put on their first half-century stand in the series, but the rest of the line-up couldn't muster much as Australia sealed a 146-run win in Hobart in the fifth and final Test.

19:26 16 January 2022