Wearing the burden lightly

Carrying a weak and inexperienced team and struggling to deal with the pressure of expectations aren't easy, but Bangladesh's captain manages to do so and remain upbeat

Lessons from Siddons

The former Bangladesh coach instilled mental toughness in his players, but his legacy was blighted by failures towards the end of his term

Bangladesh in 2009

With heads held high

Two Test wins, 14 in ODIs, an inspiring captain, and a promising newcomer made Bangladesh's 2009 their most successful 12 months ever

Why Ashraful must go

Bangladesh's captain has been given plenty of rope but he has only managed to hang himself with it

Memo to Bangladesh

Four achievable performance indicators for Ashraful and Co. in their upcoming Test series against Sri Lanka