Bangladesh cricket

Bangladesh Cricket is now in a full form. Several matches of the World Cup 2011 including the opening day were held in Bangladesh. There are arranged BPL (Bangladesh Premier League) every year since 2012 in their home ground. Through this content you will know about Bangladesh cricket, cricket team their position in different types of cricket match and more.

First chance in ICC

Bangladesh played their first ODI match against Pakistan on 31 March at 1986sia Cup. In the year of 1997, Bangladesh achieved the greatest victory winning the Sixth ICC trophy in Malaysia defeating Pakistan. This time team Bangladesh made their place in the field of the World cup. They got qualified for the 1999 Cricket World Cup. Since then Bangladesh has increased its skills and come into the ranking cricket team. Bangladesh is the 9th ODI cricket team.

Test Match

Bangladesh team played their first test match in the year of 2000, 10-13 November at National stadium, Dhaka. They have made their place in the top ten rank of the Test cricket team. Bangladesh is the 10th test cricket team. They have played 86 test matches in total. This year (2013) they have played 6 test matches.

T20 matches

In the T20 World Cup South Africa Bangladesh lost all the matches but it was their start in T20 world. Now Bangladesh is at the 10th position in the T20I cricket.

Cricket team

There is a good squad of players who are recently on a contract with the Bangladesh cricket board. They are listed below.

Captaincy

  1. Mushfiqur Rahim – Captain of Bangladesh team (Wicket keeper)
  2. Mahmudulla Riyad – Vice Captain (All rounder)

 Opening batsmen

  • Imrul Kayes
  • Tamim Iqbal
  • Shahriar Nafees
  • Junaid Siddique
  • Nazimmuddin
  • Mohammad Ashraful
  • Anamul Haque
  • Shuvagata Hom
  • Jahurul Islam
  • Jahurul Islam
  • Shakib Al Hasan
  • Nasir Hossain
  • Naeem Hossain
  • Alok Kapali
  • Farhad Reza
  • Nazmul Hossain – Pace bowler (fast-medium)
  • Rubel Hossain – Pace bowler (fast)
  • Shahadat Hossain – (fast)
  • Shafiul Islam
  • Abul Hasan
  • Mashrafe Mortaza
  • Abdur Razzak
  • Suhrawardi Shuve
  • Shohag Gazi
  • Elias Sunny

Middle order batsmen

  • Mohammad Ashraful
  • Anamul Haque
  • Shuvagata Hom
  • Jahurul Islam
  • Jahurul Islam

All rounder

  • Shakib Al Hasan
  • Nasir Hossain
  • Naeem Hossain
  • Alok Kapali
  • Farhad Reza

Pace bowlers

  • Nazmul Hossain – Pace bowler (fast-medium)
  • Rubel Hossain – Pace bowler (fast)
  • Shahadat Hossain – (fast)
  • Shafiul Islam
  • Abul Hasan
  • Mashrafe Mortaza 

Spin bowlers

  • Abdur Razzak
  • Suhrawardi Shuve
  • Shohag Gazi
  • Elias Sunny

Coaches of BD cricket team

Bangladesh cricket has taken several years to come into full form. They are still getting sharpen. All the credits go to the extremely skilled and brilliant foreign coaches who had been and still guiding Bangladesh team. The coaches who made the BD team to manage, to win, to play well and to fight are given below:

  1. Dav Whatmore – Who has told team Bangladesh how to play actually.
  2. Jamie Siddons – Who has taught Bangladesh how to win in difficult situation and handle the situation.He left Bangladesh cricket team after the World cup 2011.
  3. Stuart Law – He made Bangladesh to win several matches and taught to fight and play well.