Tag: bangladesh


UN Appeals For Help To Deal With Crisis In Bangladesh

A special rapporteur of the United Nations is appealing to the international community to help build a better partnership with Bangladesh and cut off the Myanmar military leadership in dealing with the Rohingya refugee crisis. “Bangladesh cannot and should not bear this responsibility alone,” Tom Andrews, the UN’s Special Rapporteur on the human rights situation in Myanmar, said in a […]


West Indies Thrash Bangladesh 2-0 In Test Series Win

What a game of Cricket we have witnessed from the West Indies-Bangladesh Test series as Windies win the series 2-0. No one would have ever imagined that a West Indies second-string team would dominate in the Asia subcontinent. West Indies proved their critics wrong by winning in a situation where all odds were against them. “Cricket means everything to us. People […]


Brilliant Windies!

Mayers’ record-breaking double delivers historic win for Windies CHATTOGRAM, Bangladesh (CMC) — Left-hander Kyle Mayers became only the second West Indies batsman to hit a double-hundred on debut as an under-strength West Indies pulled off the highest-ever successful run chase on the Asian continent and the fifth-highest in Test history, to stun Bangladesh by three wickets in the opening Test […]


West Indies Prepares For Test Series Against Bangladesh After ODI Whitewash

With less than a week to go before the Test series against Bangladesh begins, Windies players are working and sweating hard in the nets.  The batters in the nets are trying out new things to counter the Bangladesh spinners and are working hard to improve their temperament. West Indies batters will have to play the Bangladeshi spinners really well in […]


Windies Go Bangladesh With A Weakened Team

Bangladesh is set to play their first international match since March last year while Windies will become the side with most tours since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. The series get underway with a fully strengthened Bangladesh squad against a timid and weakened Windies side that is first preference-10-men short and will feature three ODIs and two Tests. Bangladesh […]


Ambrose Not Surprised Windies’ Players Shun Tour To Bangladesh

Kraigg Brathwaite will assume leadership of the West Indies Test team set to tour Bangladesh next month. However, he will be leading a team that is depleted of most of its senior players. Brathwaite will have with him as his deputy Jermaine Blackwood. The unexpected return to leadership for the 28-year-old Brathwaite comes after 12 players, including captain Jason Holder […]


Roberts Pour Scorn On Players’ Excuse Not To Tour Bangladesh

Sir Anderson Montgomery Everton Roberts, legendary Windies right-arm fast bowler is peeved at the number of Windies senior players who have decided to make themselves unavailable for the Windies tour that is set to get underway in Bangladesh next month. Test captain Jason Holder and white-ball skipper Kieron Pollard are among ten players who have pulled out of the next […]


Bangladeshi Players Opt Out Of CPL

Three of Bangladeshi top players have opted out of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) this season. The players Tamim Iqbal, Mahmudullah, and Mustafizur Rahman have turned down the opportunity to play because of the fear of the COVID-19. The players opined that it was not prudent to travel to the West Indies in what they termed “this difficult situation of […]