Shakib Al Hasan

Stoinis knocks Nabi off top spot in ICC T20 All-Rounder Rankings

Mohammad Nabi’s stay at the top of the ICC Men’s T20I All-rounder Rankings has been short, with some stunning performances boosting Australia’s Marcus Stoinis to the summit.

Tigers’ chance to seal Super 8 spot

Bangladesh will be confident of making it to the Super Eight stage of the Twenty20 World Cup for the first time since 2007 as they square off against winless Nepal in the last match of Group D in the early hours on Monday.

‘There is nothing to answer to anyone’: Shakib on Sehwag’s scathing comments

Bangladesh’s premier all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan said he did not have anything to say in response to former India opener Virender Sehwag, who had asked Shakib to “feel ashamed of his performances” and “retire from the format”.

Rishad and Fizz took game away from Netherlands: Shakib

Shakib hit an undefeated 64 and was ultimately adjudged Player of the Match in Kingstown.

Shakib finally turns up

Following a barrage of criticism, Bangladesh’s star all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan finally delivered with the bat against the Netherlands in their crucial Group D game of the ongoing T20 World Cup at the Arnos Vale Ground in Kingstown on Thursday.

Shakib drops to fifth as Nabi rises to top

Afghanistan’s unbeaten start to the ICC Men's T20 World Cup has seen one of their star performers rise to the top of the ICC Men's T20I All-Rounder Rankings.

Tigers need Shakib to make his experience count

Marginal calls, full tosses not being put away or the general inconsistency of Bangladesh top-order were all cause for concern in Bangladesh’s loss to South Africa in New York in a hard-fought contest on Monday. But the situation would not have gotten so desperate had Bangladesh’s key player Shakib Al Hasan left a mark on the game coming in at number four in what was another crucial T20 World Cup game for the Tigers.

Tamim defends Shakib’s place in playing XI

“Definitely not,” Tamim told the ESPNCricinfo when asked if Shakib should be dropped from the XI in Bangladesh’s next match

Shakib should feel ashamed and retire from T20Is: Sehwag

“You are such an experienced player, you have been captain before, but your stats are such. You should feel ashamed of yourself and just declare that you are retiring from the T20 format.”

June 1, 2024
June 1, 2024

Shakib’s talent and two sides of Bangladesh cricket’s coin

Shakib is likely to remain relevant by the time the next T20 World Cup comes in 2026.

May 31, 2024
May 31, 2024

Shakib hopes to play one more T20 World Cup

Shakib Al Hasan is one of only two players to have played in every T20 World Cup since the ICC’s global event was introduced in the shortest format in 2007. Shakib and India captain Rohit Sharma have featured in all eight T20 World Cups so far and will be representing their countries in the upcoming edition, which begins in the United States and the West Indies on Sunday.

May 30, 2024
May 30, 2024

Tigers rely on veterans’ experience in ‘difficult times’

Bangladesh captain Najmul Hossain Shanto said the mix of youth and experience was important to the team and, in particular, he hoped Mahmudullah Riyad and Shakib Al Hasan’s experience would guide them during the difficult stages of the upcoming T20 World Cup.

May 29, 2024
May 29, 2024

Shanto wants support from fans, senior players in troubled times

Bangladesh captain Najmul Hossain Shanto urged fans and senior players of the team support them during their tough times in the T20 World Cup.

May 26, 2024
May 26, 2024

Will Hathurusingha continue receiving free pass?

More than a year into his contract, Hathurusingha got to see both sides of the coin. In 2023, Bangladesh whitewashed defending champions England, and Afghanistan won a series against Ireland at home and claimed their maiden T20I win over New Zealand in the BlackCaps’ backyard. But less than a year since enjoying their best ever run in the shortest format, the Tigers spiralled down to their lowest point, displaying a severe lack of continuity.

May 25, 2024
May 25, 2024

Shakib first to 700 wickets and 14,000 runs in international cricket 

Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan became the first player to take 700 wickets and score 14,000 runs in international cricket in the third and final T20I of the three-match series against the USA at the Grand Prairie Stadium in Houston on Saturday.

May 25, 2024
May 25, 2024

Smug Shakib, clueless Bangladesh

Could the Tigers spiral down further? The omens would suggest a very bleak answer for fans of a cricket-crazy nation.

May 24, 2024
May 24, 2024

Shakib clueless over 'unexpected' USA losses

"We have been unable to play good cricket," said Shakib

May 21, 2024
May 21, 2024

T20 World Cups: Shakib and Rohit have seen it all

Rohit Sharma and Shakib Al Hasan were the flag-bearers of the next generation of cricketers when they made their respective debuts in the T20 World Cup in its first iteration in 2007. Both of them had memorable starts in the tournament, giving an early glimpse of their unmistakable talent in South Africa.

May 18, 2024
May 18, 2024

‘Big stage brings the best out of Shakib’

Bangladesh ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan is going into the upcoming T20 World Cup as Tigers’ key player in what could be his final bow in T20’s showpiece event.

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