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Bangladesh confirm hosting Afghanistan for ODI series

; Bangladesh will host their first One-Day International series against Afghanistan in late September in preparation for the arrival of the England team, according to the president of their cricket board. Nazmul Hassan said that the Afghan team, who are based in India, had agreed to play three ODIs at Dhaka’s Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium on […]

News on ISIS plans for Australian team might hurt BCB

The concern over the England tour to Bangladesh strengthens as it has been revealed in a report by Daily Mail, that the Australian team was targetted by the ISIS group last year. Thus, the England Cricket Board (ECB) might rethink their decision to tour Bangladesh. The news came in just a few days after ECB confirmed their visit […] The post News on ISIS plans for Australian team might hurt BCB appeared first on CricTracker.

Cricket – Bangladesh’s Tamim out for a month with fractured finger

Bangladesh opening batsman Tamim Iqbal fractured a finger during training on Saturday and will be out for up to a month, the country's cricket board has said. The left-hander suffered the injury to the little finger of his left hand and will likely have to sit out the team's three-match one-day international series against Afghanistan at home starting on Sept. 25.

Tamim Iqbal fractures his left hand during practice session

Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal’s participation in the upcoming series against England has come under doubts after the left-hander sustained a fracture on his ring finger of his left hand. He picked up the injury while fielding at team practice in Mirpur on Saturday. He was taken for an X-ray on Sunday which confirmed the nature of the […] The post Tamim Iqbal fractures his left hand during practice session appeared first on CricTracker.

ISIS planned attacks on Australian Cricket team

In a news which may hamper Bangladesh’s bid to convince visiting nations of its security, it has been revealed in a report by Daily Mail, that Australia’s cricket team were allegedly targeted by ISIS terrorists during a planned trip to Bangladesh. Australia, who had a tour of Bangladesh scheduled in the month of October in 2015, […] The post ISIS planned attacks on Australian Cricket team appeared first on CricTracker.

ICC Chief Executive David Richardson backs England’s decision to tour Bangladesh

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) after sending their panel for assessing the security arrangements in Bangladesh ahead of England’s tour received a positive report and thus have given a green signal to the tour. ICC Chief Executive David Richardson today issued a statement after the ECB announced that it will go ahead with […] The post ICC Chief Executive David Richardson backs England’s decision to tour Bangladesh appeared first on CricTracker.

Andrew Strauss: Security plans in place

England are set for three one-day internationals and two Test matches in Bangladesh this autumn after Reg Dickason, Director of Security Management for ECB, returned with his assessment from a recent recce and the Board of the ECB gave its backing for the tour to go ahead as planned. Andrew Strauss, now England Director of Cricket, was part of the England team which returned to play in India after the 2008 Mumbai bombings and said that the safety of players, staff and management is always paramount, wherever they travel. “My experience after the Mumbai bombings was that players have to be assured that the tour is safe and that their security is being properly looked after

Anderson and Broad to miss the rest of the domestic season

England seamers James Anderson and Stuart Broad will not play for their respective counties for the remainder of the domestic season.    Lancashire right-armer Anderson requires ongoing rehabilitation of his right shoulder and Broad, who last played in the NatWest T20 Finals Day for Nottinghamshire last week,, is recovering from an ankle problem.     Both players have managed their injuries through the summer and a break from cricket is needed to best prepare the Test opening bowling pair for England’s winter campaign that begins this October in Bangladesh

ICC chief backs England decision to tour Bangladesh

International Cricket Council chief executive David Richardson has welcomed England’s decision to go ahead with their tour of Bangladesh, saying it was important to have the global game “played safely” in as many countries as possible. Richardson, in a statement issued from the world governing body’s Dubai headquarters on Saturday, added that following England’s decision…