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Cricket victories reflect larger resurgence of Bangladesh

June 26, 2015
Subir Bhaumik
Cricket victories reflect larger resurgence of Bangladesh

Bangladesh’s back-to-back win in two ODI cricket series against Pakistan and India within two months is no flash in the pan. And this does not prove just its emerging cricketing prowess. It is a manifestation of the all-round progress that South Asia’s youngest nation has made since Henry Kissinger sneeringly called it a “basket case”...
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Posted in Cricket, Politics | 9 Comments »

Real bad umpiring

March 22, 2015
Syed Bashir
Real bad umpiring

Bangladesh has very strong reasons to feel let down
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Posted in Cricket, India | 8 Comments »

Facing India with our loss

March 21, 2015
Mo Chaudhury
Facing India with our loss

Bangladeshis, in Bangladesh and worldwide, are deeply traumatised
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Posted in Cricket, Culture, India | 11 Comments »

The dawn of hope

March 10, 2015
Hammad Ali
The dawn of hope

9th March 2015, 5:40 PM. The Bangladesh cricket team just bowled England out
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Posted in 1971, Cricket, History | 6 Comments »

The Shakib saga and some other issues

July 12, 2014
Md. Rizwanul Islam
The Shakib saga and some other issues

On the very few occasions, I have ventured to write an op-ed, I cannot recollect when has been the last time (if at all ever) I wrote a piece
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Posted in Cricket, Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

Shakib again

July 7, 2014
Mariha Islam
Shakib again

Shakib Al Hasan is a man with two completely different sides to his character. One is loved immensely for what he has done for his country
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Posted in Cricket, Sport | 24 Comments »

Responsibilities and accountability

April 7, 2014
Hammad Ali
Responsibilities and accountability

There seems to be a problem with the mindset of the average Bangladeshi. While this problem always existed in one form or another
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Posted in Cricket | 6 Comments »

T20 World Cup and all that

April 6, 2014
Ishrat Firdousi
T20 World Cup and all that

Some people do not suffer fools, with some nowhere near gracefully. I know many of my friends don’t.
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Posted in Cricket, Sport, Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

Set the Tigers free

March 30, 2014
Iftekhar Hossain
Set the Tigers free

My school was West End High School; one of the older schools in Dhaka. It was located right on the border line of the Old and the New Dhaka.
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Posted in Cricket, Sport | 18 Comments »

The hopes of a nation

March 3, 2014
Hammad Ali
The hopes of a nation

During the cricket World Cup 2011, the city was full of many billboards related to cricket in general and the Bangladesh national team in particular.
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Posted in Cricket | 9 Comments »

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