populer sports in Bangladesh.followed by footboall.The National cricket Team Participated in their first Cricket World Cup in 1999,beating Pakistan there and following year was granted the elite Test Cricket statue.
The team recorded test match victories, one against Zimbabwe in 2005 in Chittagon,the other two in a series win of 2-0 against the west indies in West Indies four years later.in 2014,however,the team won a test match series against Zimbabwe 3-0.
The team has been successfull in one day International Cricket in july 2010,they cerebrated their first ever win over England in any form of match. Later in the same year, they managed to beat New Zealand for the first time in history in 2014 they beat Zimbabwe in ODI series 5-0.
Bangladesh successfully co-hosted the icc cricket world cup 2011 with indoa and srilanka. The next year, the Country hosted the asia cup. The team beat India and srilanka but failed to keep the reputation in the final match against Pakistan. However it was the first time that Bangladesh has advanced to the final of any major cricket tournament