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Bangladesh captain Mominul Haque said the absence of banned all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan will be like missing two players as the team prepared for their Test series in India.
Suspended Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan pleaded for support from the cricketing fraternity and expressed his determination to return after he completes his ban.
Bangladesh authorities will take legal action against all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan for allegedly breaching his contract to sign a sponsorship deal with a mobile phone operator.
Bangladeshi cricketers have ended their strike after they said the authorities met most of their demands including a pay hike for domestic first class players.
Cricket's global players' representative group has lent its support to Bangladesh players in their unprecedented strike over pay and benefits.
Shakib Al Hasan smacked an unbeaten half-century as Bangladesh beat Afghanistan in their final league match of the tri-nation tournament in Chittagong.
Bangladesh cricket chief said Shakib Al Hasan will remain as Test captain despite disliking the format and expressing his reluctance to stay on.
Bangladesh are resting Shakib Al Hasan but have retained skipper Mashrafe Mortaza for the three-match ODI series against Sri Lanka this month.
Shakib Al Hasan is a rare talent who could command a place in the Bangladesh team as either a batsman or a bowler in an age of increasing specialisation in cricket.
Australia wicketkeeper Alex Carey says the defending champions will target Bangladesh dangerman Shakib Al Hasan when the two sides meet at Trent Bridge.
Hundreds of supporters staged a demonstration in Bangladesh against a two-year ban handed down to national captain Shakib Al Hasan for not declaring attempts to bribe him.
The ICC has banned Bangladesh captain Shakib Al Hasan for two years, with one year of that suspended, after he accepted 3 charges of breaching the ICC Anti-Corruption Code.
Members of the Bangladesh cricket team have joined a training camp for next month's tour of India, formally ending their strike for better pay and benefits.
The boycotting Bangladeshi players have made new demands including a share of the board's revenue as a crisis surrounding cricket in the country deepened.
Bangladesh's professional cricketers - including several members of the national squad - went on strike to call for better pay and benefits.
Bangladesh captain Shakib Al Hasan won the toss and elected to bowl first against Zimbabwe in the opening T20 of a tri-nation series.
Bangladesh's Shakib Al Hasan has called on his country's cricket board to adopt a strategic four-year plan as they come to terms with a shambolic recent tour to Sri Lanka.
Shakib Al Hasan was a class above for Bangladesh at the World Cup – and captain Mashrafe Mortaza couldn’t help but feel sorry for his record-breaking all-rounder.
Shakib Al Hasan has set his sights on inspiring Bangladesh to a famous World Cup upset of India after his superb display kept his team in the hunt for a semi-final place.
Bangladesh hero Shakib Al Hasan called his side's victory over West Indies "one of the best" wins and insisted they are ready to spring an upset.
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