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India v England: Indian squad for England Tests to be picked Wednesday

India v England: Indian squad for England Tests to be picked Wednesday

Fit-again pacer Ishant Sharma is likely to make a comeback when the national selection committee meets on Wednesday to pick the Indian team for the upcoming Test series against England commencing November 9. “The Indian team is to be picked in Mumbai tomorrow,” BCCI confirmed. Although India trounced New Zealand 3-0 in the previous Test


US ambassador congratulates Tigers with salute

US Ambassador to Bangladesh Marcia Bernicat congratulated the Bangladesh cricket team on their historic Test win over England with a salute. Bangladesh won by 108 runs on the 3rd day of the second test and leveled the series 1-1 against England at Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur on Sunday. Shakib saluted Stokes as he walked off


Bangladesh get 8 rating points from England series

Bangladesh achieved 8 rating points in the table of ICC Test rankings after they drew a 2-match Test series against England with a historic win in the second match in Dhaka on Sunday.The Tigers registered their first ever Test victory against England who were beaten by 108 runs at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium. However, the


Tigers break hearts

Cook admitted that the option of turning to the new ball with his spinners would have been a “gamble”, which was not a ringing endorsement of the trio at his disposal. But ultimately he was grateful to have a competitor of Stokes’ quality in his ranks. “Not just with ball in hand but the way


Squad for 2nd Test against England announced

Sport Desk: The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) announced the squad for the second Test (28 Oct – 01 Nov) against touring England to be held at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in the capital. Right-arm fast bowler Shafiul Islam ignored for the second test while Shuvashis Roy included in the squad for the first time. Bangladesh Squad: