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Sohag Gazi to play for Bangladesh after clean chit from ICC
Sohag Gazi to play for Bangladesh after clean chit from ICC

Gazi called for T20 series against South Africa Bangladesh offspinner Sohag Gazi has been recalled for the two-match T20 series against South Africa which is scheduled to start on July 5th. He has been included in the squad for the first time since his bowling action was given clean chit by the ICC in February. Rubel Hossain and Jubair Hossain, who were a part of the ODI team in the recently concluded series against India have als

Jul 2 2015
ICC clears Saeed Ajmal and Sohag Gazi's bowling actions
ICC clears Saeed Ajmal and Sohag Gazi's bowling actions

Saeed Ajmal  The International Cricket Council (ICC) today confirmed that following remedial work and retests, the bowling actions of Pakistan’s Saeed Ajmal and Sohag Gazi of Bangladesh have been found to be legal, and the players can now resume bowling in international cricket. In advance of any retest, a player who has been banned from bowling in international cricket, is required to identify the various types of deli

Feb 7 2015
Should the ICC be so harsh against bowlers?
Should the ICC be so harsh against bowlers?

Al-Amin Hossain has been the sixth and first fast bowler whose action has been reported by the ICC since July  Nothing is going right for Bangladesh cricket at the moment. Repeated defeats and controversies off the field are making the Bangladesh cricket fraternity reel. Until now, Bangladesh cricket fans have hardly received any rejoicing news. Shameful defeats and controversial news have made them doleful and disquieted.  The c

Sep 12 2014
Sohag Gazi reported for suspected illegal bowling action
Sohag Gazi reported for suspected illegal bowling action

Sohag Gazi (R) has been reported with a suspected illegal action Bangladesh’s off-spinner Sohag Gazi has been reported with a suspected illegal bowling action during his side’s 177 runs loss in the second One-Day International (ODI) against the West Indies in Grenada on Friday. The match officials’ report, which was handed over to Bangladesh team manager Habibul Bashar on Saturday, cited concerns about the legal

Aug 24 2014
Kumar Sangakkara scores ton in 2nd innings; creates more records
Kumar Sangakkara scores ton in 2nd innings; creates more records

Kumar Sangakkara Kumar Sangakkara followed up his 319-run knock in the first innings with a ton in the second innings too. Sangakkara broke a slew of records in the Test match, thanks to the flat deck and the hapless Bangladesh bowling attack. Here are some of the records that the former Sri Lankan captain broke during the second Test match against Bangladesh at Chittagong. 1)  Fourth player to score 400 runs in a Test: When he reached 81 in h

Bangladesh Cricket Board should reconsider their stand on ICC revamp
Bangladesh Cricket Board should reconsider their stand on ICC revamp

CHITTAGONG, BANGLADESH – MARCH 11: Bangladesh supporters look on during the 2011 ICC World Cup Group B match between Bangladesh and England at Zohur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium on March 11, 2011 in Chittagong, Bangladesh. (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)   Cricket keeps Bangladesh united. Cricket is the pride of Bangladesh. For a nation who are hungry for success and most of the time remains doleful by the whimsical acts of their po

Jan 24 2014
Mominul Haque and Sohag Gazi: Rising stars of Bangladesh cricket
Mominul Haque and Sohag Gazi: Rising stars of Bangladesh cricket

Sohag Gazi Mominul Haque and Sohag Gazi are the players to watch out for. Both scored a century and the latter even took a hat-trick for Bangladesh against New Zealand in the first test at Chittagong. Both these players are touted as capable and full of potential. Bangladesh always had talented players since their entry into international cricket but only a handful or even less fulfilled the promises. Bangladesh Cricket team earned the status o

Oct 18 2013
Sohag Gazi bags hattrick during Bangladesh's Test against New Zealand
Sohag Gazi bags hattrick during Bangladesh's Test against New Zealand

Gazi pictured during Bangladesh’s Test match against Sri Lanka Bangladeshi bowling ace Sohag Gazi managed to get a hattrick against New Zealand on the last day of the first Test against the Kiwis on Sunday at Chittagong. Gazi managed to dismiss Corey Anderson, Bradley-John Watling and Doug Bracewell in quick succession during the match played at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury stadium. The 22-year-old was the second Bangladeshi bowler to get

Oct 13 2013
Bangladesh thump West Indies in first one-dayer
Bangladesh thump West Indies in first one-dayer

KHULNA, Bangladesh (AFP) – Bangladesh cricketer Tamim Iqbal scored a half-century during the first one-day international between Bangladesh and The West Indies at The Sheikh Abu Naser Stadium in Khulna on November 30. Bangladesh beat the West Indies by seven wickets in the first one-day match in Khulna on Friday. Tamim Iqbal and Naeem Islam scored half-centuries while Sohag Gazi took four wickets as Bangladesh beat the West Indies by sev

Nov 30 2012
VIDEO: Chris Gayle hits a six off the first ball of Test match
VIDEO: Chris Gayle hits a six off the first ball of Test match

Chris Gayle has become the first player ever to hit a six off the first ball of a Test match. The West Indies opener hit Bangladesh’s Sohag Gazi over long-on in the first Test in Dhaka on Tuesday. Here’s the shot:

Nov 14 2012