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Thu, 11/08/2012 - 10:44

DHAKA, BANGLADESH - Offspinner Sohag Gazi and medium-pacer Abul Hasan have been selected in Bangladesh's Test squad for the first time, for the opening match of the home series against West Indies in Mirpur from November 13.

Gazi, 21, who has 11 wickets including a hat-trick and a century from the two NCL matches this season, was included to...

Thu, 11/08/2012 - 10:36

DHAKA, Bangladesh – Sunil Narine said there was little mystery about how to achieve success for West Indies in their upcoming two-Test series against hosts Bangladesh.

The off-spinner is expected to be a trump card in West Indies captain Darren Sammy’s arsenal during the series, particularly on surfaces that could favour spin bowling.

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Thu, 11/08/2012 - 05:16

DHAKA, BANGLADESH - As far as progress is concerned in Test cricket, West Indies haven't taken many strides for much of the past decade, though there have been signs of a revival this year.

They have lost to Australia at home and England abroad but they have given more than just a glimpse of a fighting ability.

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Thu, 11/08/2012 - 05:10

DHAKA, BANGLADESH - West Indies captain Darren Sammy has said that the current West Indian team is a 'more balanced' side as compared to the side that toured Bangladesh last year.

In a press conference at the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) headquarters in Mirpur yesterday, Sammy stated that his team could excel under any condition.

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Thu, 11/08/2012 - 05:02

Karachi, PAKISTAN - Former Pakistani off spinner Saqlain Mushtaq, who revolutionised the art of off spin and made the doosra a household term, feels that Sunil Narine has been very impressive in the shorter formats and has a bright future ahead of him.

The West Indies plays their first match of the tour of Bangladesh against a BCB XI on...

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