Bangladesh Cricket Team Full Information. The Bangladesh Cricket Team is the sole representative of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh in all the events organized by the apex body of cricket across the globe, i.e. the International Cricket Council. Bangladesh Cricket Team Live Cricket Score, Match Schedules, Live Commentary, Latest News The Bangladesh Cricket Team represents Bangladesh in all the bilateral as well as multilateral cricket series and tournaments that are recognized by the International Cricket Council.
BANGLADESH CRICKET TEAM ABOUT
Captain – Mominul Haque (Tests), Tamim Iqbal (T20 & One Day Internationals)
Head Coach – Russell Craig Domingo
Representing – People’s Republic of Bangladesh
Team Colour – Dark Green
Sponsorship – Unilever Bangladesh
Bangladesh Cricket Team Full Information and History
The Bangladesh Cricket Team was the 10th team to be given the status of a Test-playing nation and it was the first one to get it in the 21st century. Bangladesh played its first Test match on 10 November 2000 against India at the Bangabandhu National Stadium in Dhaka. It had lost the match by 9 wickets and the match ended in only 4 days.
However, the Bangladesh Cricket Team had to wait for almost 4 years to record its first-ever victory in Test cricket, which came against Zimbabwe on 10 January 2005 at Chittagong. This match was a part of a two-match series against Zimbabwe and also the first one to be won by Bangladesh.
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Bangladesh had started off with their One Day International cricket matches in 1986, when they played the 1985-86 Asia Cup. The first match of Bangladesh in the One Day International format came against Pakistan on 31 March 1986 at Moratuwa which was won by Pakistan by a margin of 7 wickets.
ICC Cricket World Cup
The Bangladesh Cricket Team has played 40 matches so far in 6 World Cup Tournaments from 1999 to 2019. They have won 14 matches and have never reached the semifinals. Bangladesh Cricket Team Live Cricket Score, Match Schedules, Live Commentary, Latest News They did reach the Quarterfinals in the 2015 ICC World Cup which remains their best performance till date.
ICC Champions Trophy
The Bangladesh Cricket Team has featured in 7 ICC Champions Trophy tournaments but has not won any of them. In fact, they have won only 2 matches in the entire tournament so far despite having played in every tournament since 2000-2001 ICC KnockOut (renamed as ICC Champions Trophy).
ICC T20 World Cup
The Bangladesh Cricket team has also been a part of every T20I World Cup played so far, due to it being a Test-playing nation. It has played 25 matches and has won only 5 matches in the tournament so far. Bangladesh Cricket Team Full Information for free. They have reached the second round of the tournament in 2007, 2014, and 2016 which remains their best performance to date.
The Bangladesh Cricket Board is the apex body which governs all the cricketing activities in Bangladesh. It was established in 1972 and was recognized by the International Cricket Council in 1977 as a regional member and was granted full membership status on 26 June 2000. The Bangladesh Cricket Board also has an affiliation from the Asian Cricket Council which was granted to it in 1983.
The President of the Board is Nazmul Hasan Papon while the vice President is Abu Jahed Mohammad Nasir Uddin. The Chief Executive Officer of the Bangladesh Cricket Board is Nizamuddin Chowdhury. The BCB has its headquarters at the Sher e Bangla Stadium in Mirpur, Dhaka.
Some of the major tournaments organized by the Bangladesh Cricket Board are Bangladesh Premier League, Dhaka Premier Division Cricket League, National Cricket League, Bangladesh Cricket League, and the Dhaka Premier Division T20 Cricket League.
The Bangladesh Cricket Team is supported by a well-qualified staff, which hails from across the globe. It is led by the Director Khaled Mahmud Sujon and consists of different coaches and trainers.
|Team Director||Khaled Mahmud Sujon|
|Head Coach||Russell Craig Domingo|
|Women’s Coach||Anju Jain|
|Batting Coach||Neil Douglas McKenzie|
|Bowling Coach||Charl Kenneth Langeveldt|
|Fielding Coach||Ryan Cook|
|Physician||Dr Debasish Roy Chowdhury|
The Bangladesh Team Jersey
The Bangladesh Cricket Team uses Flannels as is used by all the other Test-playing nations. For the limited-overs format, the team uses a dark green jersey with blood-red as a secondary colour, which appears in small patches. The jersey displays Bangladesh across on a red background with the logo of the Bangladesh Cricket Board on the left side of the chest.
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Records of Bangladesh Cricket Team
The Bangladesh Cricket Team has played 581 matches so far in all the formats of the game and has won 168 matches. In the Test format, the team has won only 13 matches out of 116 played whereas in the One Day Internationals, it has won 125 matches out of 373 matches played. The Bangladesh Cricket Team has shown its nest performance in the shortest format of cricket, i.e. T20I with 30 victories in 82 matches.
|Format||Matches||Won||Lost||Drawn||Tied||No Result||Highest Score||Lowest Score|
Trophies and Awards
The Bangladesh Cricket team has won only one ICC Trophy so far — the 1997 ICC Trophy (World Cup Qualifier). Other than that, Bangladesh has played the finals of the 2016 Asia Cup, which remains its best performance in any multilateral tournament so far.
The Bangladesh Cricket Team has a good fan base, at least in South Asia. The fans are mainly Bangladeshi nationals because the players have shown a not so good behaviour with the other teams on the field. They have 2.3 million followers on Twitter and 12 million followers on Facebook.
Bangladesh Cricket Team Full Information. Outside the Bangladesh territory, the team hardly receives any support due to the insulting nature of the fans as well as the players. The team players and fans are also known for mocking their opponents using a popular Naagin Dance step, on and off the field.