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Shakib, Kamrul lead Christchurch Test in balance


Augustin Sujan: Shakib Al Hasan's three-for and two more wickets from Kamrul Islam Rabbi led Bangladesh's fightback in balancing the second Test of a two match series against New Zealand in Christchurch.

 Shakib claimed 3 wickets for 32 while Kamrul 2 for 48 in the second day on Saturday at Hagley Oval.

Besides, one wicket each from Taskin Ahmed and Mehedi Hasan Miraz forced the Blackcaps to finish the rain-hit second day at 260 for 7. Henry Nicholls and Tim Southee were ...Details»

Southee five-for bowls Bangladesh out for 289


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Tamim to lead Tigers in second Test


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Tigers bowl out Blackcaps, take 56-run lead


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Latham hundred leads NZ fightback


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Shakib, Mushfiq toy with Kiwis


Quamrul Hassan: Shakib Al Hasan hit his career's maiden double century while skipper Mushfiqur Rahim also reached three figures to ...Details»

Mominul, Tamim sparkle on rain-hit day


Bangladesh understood that they have the personnel to hold steady in seamer-friendly conditions over the course of a rain-affected day ...Details»

Shakib best all-rounder again


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BCB announces Bangladesh squad for first test


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Indian film actor Om Puri passes away


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Dhoni resigns as India one-day captain


MS Dhoni has stepped down as India's limited-overs captain ahead of the ODI series against England, which begins on 15 ...Details»