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Bangladesh praised for fight in Asia Cup final

Bangladesh praised for fight in Asia Cup final

Bangladeshi media on Saturday lauded the national cricket team's spirited showing in the Asia Cup final after they went down to favourites India in a last-ball thriller in Dubai.

Bangladesh's Shakib undergoes surgery in Dhaka

Bangladesh's Shakib undergoes surgery in Dhaka

Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan said on Friday he underwent surgery on his injured finger shortly after he returning home from the United Arab Emirates, leaving his Asia Cup mission incomplete.

Pakistan and Afghanistan players fined in Asia Cup: ICC

Pakistan and Afghanistan players fined in Asia Cup: ICC

Pakistan's paceman Hasan Ali and Afghanistan's Asghar Afghan and Rashid Khan have all been fined on Saturday for violating the players' code of conduct, the International Cricket Council said Saturday.

India meet confident Bangladesh in title clash

India meet confident Bangladesh in title clash

Unbeaten in the tournament with four consecutive wins, India will be wary of slipping up at the last hurdle when they meet hosts Bangladesh in the final of the Asia Cup Twenty20 cricket tournament at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium here today.

India crush UAE to warm up for Asia Cup final

India crush UAE to warm up for Asia Cup final

India warmed up for the Asia Cup final against Bangladesh with a crushing nine-wicket win over minnows United Arab Emirates in Dhaka on Thursday, their last league match in the competition.

Bangladesh stun Pakistan to reach Asia Cup final

Bangladesh stun Pakistan to reach Asia Cup final

Bangladesh's lower-order batsmen kept their cool under pressure to beat Pakistan by five wickets in Dhaka on Wednesday, securing them a place in the Asia Cup final.

Indian batsman Kohli fined for dissent

Indian batsman Kohli fined for dissent

Star Indian batsman Virat Kohli was fined 30% of his match fee for misconduct during Saturday's Asia Cup match against Pakistan, the International Cricket Council said.

Kohli knock eclipses Amir’s dream spell as India win by 5 wickets

Kohli knock eclipses Amir’s dream spell as India win by 5 wickets

India rode on a strong bowling performance to defeat arch-rivals Pakistan by five wickets in their Twenty20 international clash of the Asia Cup at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium here yesterday.

Bangladesh cruise past UAE by 51 runs

Bangladesh cruise past UAE by 51 runs

Bowlers made a combined effort as Bangladesh shrugged off a poor batting display to beat the United Arab Emirates (UAE) by 51 runs in the Asia Cup in Dhaka yesterday.

Indian captain suffers back spasm before Asia Cup

Indian captain suffers back spasm before Asia Cup

Indian skipper MS Dhoni suffered a back spasm during a practice session in a major blow to his team just ahead of the upcoming Asia Cup Twenty20, the national cricket body said.

India gamble on paceman Mohammed Shami for World T20

India gamble on paceman Mohammed Shami for World T20

India have gambled on the fitness of Mohammed Shami by including the injury-prone paceman in the 15-man squad named for next month's World Twenty20 tournament on home soil.