Kabaddi is the national sport of Bangladesh . Cricket is a game which has a massive and passionate following in Bangladesh . Bangladesh has joined the elite group of countries eligible to play Test cricket since 2000. The Bangladesh national cricket team goes by the nickname of the Tigers—after the Royal Bengal Tiger. Bangladesh is the host nation for ICC2011 world cup. Dhaka and Chittagong are the venues for Some matches and the opening ceremony will be held in Bangladesh on 18 th February in Dhaka Bangabandhu National Stadium.
The people of Bangladesh enjoy watching live sports. Whenever there is a cricket or football match between popular local teams or international teams in any local stadium significant number of spectators gather to watch the match live. The people also celebrate major victories of the national team with a great enthusiasm for the live game.
Former prime minister even made an appearance after an international one day cricket match in which Bangladesh beat Australia , she came to congratulate the victory.
Bangladeshi Players now a days doing very well in Cricket, kabaddi, shooting, Archery and some other games