That most stadiums rent out shops built under the stands is nothing unusual. But what is interesting at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur, Dhaka, is that most of the occupants of the shops make and sell furniture.
Saturday, May 12, 2007 12:07:16 PM
Besides matching up to expectations to perform well in the ongoing series against India, the Bangladeshi players also have to oblige their relatives and friends by giving them match tickets.
Saturday, May 12, 2007 12:06:09 PM
A large number of Indian-made three-wheeler auto rickshaws ply on Dhaka roads. These Bajaj-made autos, driven on compressed natural gas (CNG), are the lifeline of Delhi and other Indian cities. They are being imported here for the past many years.
Saturday, May 12, 2007 12:05:15 PM
Dhaka, May 12 (IANS) Mahendra Singh Dhoni, the man with the long locks, is not only popular in India. His following in Bangladesh is no less, and it is visible everywhere he goes. With Sachin Tendulkar not in the team for the ODI series, Dhoni is easily the most sought after Indian player.
Saturday, May 12, 2007 12:04:41 PM
Dhaka, May 12 (IANS) Cherub-faced Uttar Pradesh leg-spinner Piyush Chawla Saturday became the 167th Indian to play One-day Internationals when he was picked in the XI for the second match against Bangladesh here.
Saturday, May 12, 2007 10:59:27 AM
Dhaka, May 12 (IANS) India won the toss and captain Rahul Dravid decided to bat against Bangladesh in the second One-Day International that was delayed due to morning drizzle at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium here Saturday.
Saturday, May 12, 2007 9:41:14 AM
Dhaka, May 12 (IANS) India won the toss and elected to bat against Bangladesh in the second one-day international match at the Shere Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur here Saturday.
Saturday, May 12, 2007 9:20:41 AM
Dhaka, May 11 (IANS) Off-spinner Harbhajan Singh, axed from India's ongoing tour of Bangladesh, was Friday named in the Asian squad that will play three one-day internationals (ODIs) against Africa in the second Afro-Asia Cup in India next month.
Friday, May 11, 2007 7:21:57 PM
Dhaka, May 11 (IANS) India could soon take a lead in cricketing innovation by employing two wicket-keepers instead of the traditional one in One-day Internationals, with Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Dinesh Karthik being part of the move.
Friday, May 11, 2007 3:03:46 PM
Dhaka, May 11 (IANS) An upbeat India, having registered a battling win in the first one-day international, will be looking to seal the three-match series when they clash with Bangladesh in the second encounter here Saturday.
Friday, May 11, 2007 1:14:06 PM
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