Ibrahim reflects on an eventful past twelve months.
Here we go again. Another annual review. My seventh actually. A great opportunity to reflect on a rollercoaster twelve months. As rollercoaster rides come, this has been quite a thrilling one. Sometimes a thriller doesn’t quite go the way you want it to. We’ve all seen a crazy game of football littered with goals – some may recall Liverpool’s 4-3 win over Newcastle United in […]
The last few weeks have been pretty exciting, particularly if you are a fan of the Bangladesh cricket team! Australia went on to win the ICC Cricket World Cup, but Bangladesh made history by reaching the quarter-finals for the first time. It was a memorable tournament for the Tigers! Earlier this month, I travelled alone to Birmingham. Believe me, […]
Salutations. My fellow readers, welcome to the blog post that you have all been waiting for. You have been rubbing your hands viciously with excitement. Your heart has been pounding. You have been running around like a headless chicken, screaming with joy… maybe not. This is my fifth annual review. We have reached a milestone! […]
My second article was published in the December 2013 edition of the Asian World, a monthly newspaper based in Birmingham, United Kingdom. Bangladesh v New Zealand 21-25 October 2013 Second Test, Mirpur Bangladesh: 282 and 269-3 New Zealand: 437 MATCH DRAWN Persistent rainfall throughout the Second Test steered Bangladesh and New Zealand towards a disappointing […]
My first article was published in the November 2013 edition of the Asian World, a monthly newspaper based in Birmingham, United Kingdom. Bangladesh v New Zealand 9-13 October 2013 First Test, Chittagong New Zealand: 469 and 287-7 declared Bangladesh: 501 and 173-3 MATCH DRAWN A spirited and history-making performance with the bat and ball from […]