Shakib Al Hasan said Bangladesh will head to the T20 World Cup later this year full of confidence after series wins against Zimbabwe, Australia and New Zealand.
India opener Rohit Sharma remained fifth as he increased the lead over captain Virat Kohli from seven to 30 rating points while fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah moved up from 10th to ninth place in the ICC Men's Test Player Rankings.
Bangladesh vs New Zealand: The home side's spinners dominated on the slow wicket with Shakib Al Hasan and Mahedi Hasan finishing on two for 12 and two for 29 respectively in the second T20I.
Bangladesh vs New Zealand: Bangladesh beat New Zealand for the first time in Twenty20 internationals, skittling out the visitors for 60 in the first match in Dhaka.
India women's cricket team opener Shafali Verma explained how modern cricket is a lot about innovation and finding a new and unique approach towards the game.
From the Bangladesh camp, experienced all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan was deservingly named the ICC Men's Player of the Month for July 2021 for his stellar performance across all three formats of the game.
Bangladesh bowled out Australia for their lowest T20I total of 62 runs, and won the five-match series 4-1.
Shakib Al Hasan's 96 not out guided Bangladesh to a three-wicket victory in the second One Day International against Zimbabwe.
Shakib Al Hasan was handed a three-match suspension from the Dhaka T20 Premier League along with a fine of USD 5800 (BDT 5 lakh), following his on-field meltdown with the umpires.
Shakib Al Hasan's wife wrote a long post on Facebook, claiming that there is a plot to portray the all-rounder as a "villain"