Mohammad Isam

ESPNcricinfo's Bangladesh correspondent @isam84

Faf du Plessis plays off the front foot

Bangladesh v South Africa, 1st T20I, Mirpur

South Africa edge spin battle

On a slow, low Mirpur surface, Bangladesh lost the key battle of how well their batsmen could handle the opposition's slower bowlers

Shakib Al Hasan walks back after helping his side wrap up the series

Bangladesh v South Africa, 1st T20I, Mirpur

'We have to play with guts' - Mashrafe

The gap between Bangladesh and South Africa in terms of experience and performance is significant but the home captain Mashrafe Mortaza has urged his team to play fearless cricket

Bangladesh's players walk off dejected after being dumped out of the World Cup

Bangladesh v South Africa, 1st T20I, Dhaka

Upbeat Bangladesh look to set T20 record straight

The first T20I will be a test of Bangladesh's pristine confidence, as the hosts take on the established pedigree of South Africa

AB de Villiers and Faf du Plessis enjoy a spot of football

South Africa in Bangladesh 2015

Bangladesh face toughest test at end of long season

Bangladesh's recent successes have ensured that South Africa, coming off a three-month break, will aim to shake off rust quickly and not take the hosts lightly

Bangladesh coach Chandika Hathurusingha addresses the media ahead of the Test

South Africa in Bangladesh 2015

'History is there to change' - Hathurusingha

Bangladesh coach Chandika Hathurushingha has said that he is unfazed by his team's poor record against South Africa, and instead wants to focus on how good his own players are

Kyle Abbott celebrates a wicket

BCB XI v South Africans, tour match, Fatullah

South Africans make short work of BCB XI

South Africa sounded out an early warning to Bangladesh after a resounding 10-wicket win over the Bangladesh Cricket Board XI in a T20 tour game, their only practice match on the tour

Sohag Gazi picked up four wickets on ODI debut

South Africa in Bangladesh 2015

Gazi looks to make second coming count

After spending nearly a year out of the national side, Sohag Gazi is keen on approaching his comeback as a newcomer