Voges double-century gives Australia massive lead

By Greg Stutchbury WELLINGTON, Feb 14 : Adam Voges scored his second test double-century as Australia hammered home their advantage at lunch on the third day of the first test today, with New Zealand 1-0 in reply to the visitors’ mammoth first innings of 562. Australia were dismissed about 15 minutes before the lunch break, […]

Bangladesh finish third in U-19 World Cup

Fatullah (Bangladesh), Feb 13 : Hosts Bangladesh squeezed past Sri Lanka with three deliveries to spare to take third place in the ICC Under-19 cricket World Cup with a three-wicket win at the Khan Shaheb Osman Ali Stadium here on Saturday. Having bowled Sri Lanka out for 214, Bangladesh survived a mid-innings crisis that resulted […]

India start as favourites in final against Windies

Mirpur (Bangladesh), Feb 13 : India’s amazing track record and an unbeaten run in the tournament makes coach Rahul Dravid’s boys overwhelming favourites to defeat the West Indies in the final of the ICC Under-19 cricket World Cup at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium here on Sunday. India are on a 15-match winning streak since losing […]

Bangladesh U-19 skipper rues untimely dismissal in semis defeat

Mirpur (Bangladesh), Feb 13 : Bangladesh U-19 cricket captain Mehedi Hasan Miraz has regretted not being able to carry the bat through as his team collapsed in a heap in their World Cup semi-final clash against the West Indies here. Miraz believes Bangladesh would have made 250 if he had stayed in the middle. The […]