Bangladesh

Winner - Pakistan Cricket Academy

Mushfiqur Rahim and Tamim Iqbal hit tons and added a record 178 runs for the third wicket, powering Bangladesh to a 79-run win over Pakistan in Mirpur
Mushfiqur Rahim and Tamim Iqbal hit tons and added a record 178 runs for the third wicket, powering Bangladesh to a 79-run win over Pakistan in Mirpur © AFP
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Specials

    Liberated Mahmudullah enjoys life at No. 4

One of Bangladesh's more reserved players is shrugging off a form slump with bigger scores

    Mustafa Kamal's own goal

Gaurav Kalra: The former ICC president ignored the fact that for a holder of a high-profile public office there is no separation of public and personal identities

    Soumya Sarkar's shot in the dark

Christian Ryan: The long-lasting memory of a young batsman we have never seen before is of that one brilliant shot announcing his arrival

    Drop-in pitches will nullify home advantage

Michael Bevan: Portable pitches in Australia tend to be benign, which will help subcontinent teams acclimatise quicker

Mushfiqur gears up

He says his best performances came last year. Now, as the World Cup looms, he's looking to keep it going

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Blogs

Lessons for 2015

Michael Jeh: There is much to learn from the World T20 in Bangladesh but expect different skill sets to come into play in next year's 50-over World Cup

Time for a Bengali reunion

Samir Chopra: The BCCI has missed a golden opportunity by not organising a Test between India and Bangladesh in Kolkata

Missing: the thrill of upsets

Akarsh Sharma: Cricket is not hospitable to its minnows, thus depriving fans of witnessing fairy-tale victories. But T20 could fix that

Points Table

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
PAK Acad 4 3 1 0 0 14 +0.845
BCB Academy 4 2 2 0 0 10 +0.598
SA Academy 4 1 3 0 0 4 -1.365

Statistics

Grameemphone Academy Cup, 2007/08 (in Bangladesh Other one-day/limited-overs matches)

Tournament Results
BCB Academy v PAK Acad at Dhaka - Apr 23, 2008
PAK Acad won by 39 runs
BCB Academy v PAK Acad at Chittagong - Apr 21, 2008
PAK Acad won by 8 wickets (with 37 balls remaining)
PAK Acad v SA Academy at Chittagong - Apr 20, 2008
SA Academy won by 6 runs
BCB Academy v SA Academy at Chittagong - Apr 19, 2008
BCB Academy won by 119 runs
PAK Acad v SA Academy at Chittagong - Apr 17, 2008
PAK Acad won by 85 runs
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