Posts Tagged ‘ Cricket ’

FICA ‘threatens’ BCB

May 21, 2012
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FICA ‘threatens’ BCB

FICA Chief Executive Tim May has threatened legal action against the Bangladesh Cricket Board for not complying with terms of players’ contracts, according to PakPassion.net. The following is an email that was received on 17th May by the Bangladesh Cricket Board and has been obtained by PakPassion.net. The email was sent to the President of…

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PCB sits today to discuss Bangladesh tour fall-out

April 22, 2012
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PCB sits today to discuss Bangladesh tour fall-out

Interestingly, most Pakistani TV channels reported that two senior players of the Bangladesh team were involved in moving the petition in the Dhaka High Court, which gave a four-week injunction against Bangladesh going to Pakistan. Disappointed Pakistan Cricket Board is to sit on Sunday to discuss on the postponement of Bangladesh, reports the Geo TV.…

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Bangladesh Twinkles

February 12, 2011
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Bangladesh Twinkles

As a host every Bengali is warm and passionate, a guest is treated like an envoy from God. Even if you travel towards the heart of darkness you will be amused by the mystic side of Bengal and quite possibly as impressed as Joseph Conrad was when he asked if the flow of civilization was…

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It’s time for South Asia!

January 27, 2011
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It’s time for South Asia!

For the last seven days my staple reading has become the world famous book by Paulo Freire’s ‘Pedagogy of the Oppressed.”.  I just admire how a philosopher can make a brain storm by doing post mortem of the society.  Paulo Freire is simply successful in this regard. Political history says that we, the people of…

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Congratulation Tigers!

October 18, 2010
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Congratulation Tigers!

Bangladeshis have very rare occasion of celebrating national victories. But we had one yesterday which people irrespective of political belief, cast and creed celebrated. An occasion which brought Prime Minister and Leader of the Opposition close together. Our cricketers gave us the moment of joy and glory. Bengal tigers white washing full strength black caps…

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Sehwag demolishes the Proteas

March 28, 2008
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Sehwag demolishes the Proteas

Virender Sehwag crippled the bowling attack of South Africa on the third day of the first Test held in Chennai scoring the fastest ever triple century in history with 300 runs off 278 balls. Sehwag finished the day unbeaten at 309 taking India to 468-1 in reply to South Africa’s total of 540. The Indian…

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