The Bangladesh national cricket team, or The Tigers, is the representative of Bangladesh in international cricket. It is administered by the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB). Bangladesh is a full member of the International Cricket Council with Test and One Day International status. It played its first Test match in November 2000 against India, in Dhaka, becoming the tenth Test-playing nation. Bangladesh's first official international cricket competition came in the 1979 ICC Trophy in England. On 31 March 1986, Bangladesh played its first ODI match against Pakistan in the Asia Cup. Cricket is now the most popular sport in the country surpassing football. In 1997, Bangladesh won the ICC Trophy in Malaysia and thus qualified for its first Cricket World Cup to be placed in England in 1999. On 26 June 2000, Bangladesh was granted full ICC membership.