BCB President’s Cup
Najmul XI to face Mahmudullah XI Sunday
Published: 08:09 PM, 10 October 2020
BCB President’s Cup trophy
Najmul XI will take on Mahmudullah XI at 130 pm at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium on an opening day of the three-team 50-over tournament titled BCB President’s Cup on Sunday.
The match will be streamed live on the official Facebook page of BCB (www.facebook.com/bcbtigercricket) for visitors worldwide.
The three teams have been named after respective captains Mahmudullah Riyad, Najmul Hossain Shanto, and Tamim Iqbal khan. Each team will face each other twice with the top two on points featuring in the final on October 23.
The tournament will be marked as the first competitive cricket event in Bangladesh after a long hiatus forced by COVID-19.
To ensure health and safety standards for COVID-19, the players, support staff, match officials and relevant personnel including grounds and facilities staff will be placed in a bio-secure bubble for the tournament.
A total of 45 cricketers will play in this tournament. All the games will take place at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium, Mirpur, and will be a day-night affair. There will be reserve days for every match.
Mahmudullah Riyad (Captain), Naim Sheikh, Litton Kumer Das, Mominul Haque, Mahmudul Hasan, Nurul Hasan Sohan, Shabbir Rahaman, Imrul Kayes, Hasan Mahmud, Ebadot Hossain Chowdhury, Rubel Hossain, Mrittunjoy Chowdhury Nipun, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Rakibul Hasan, Aminul Islam Biplob
Najmul Hossain Shanto (Captain), Soumya Sarkar, Saif Hasan, Afif Hossain Dhrubo, Mushfiqur Rahim, Towhid Ridoy, Irfan Sukkur, Pervez Hossain Emon, Taskin Ahmed, Mohammed Al-Amin Hossain, Abu Jayed Rahi, Muqidul Islam Mugdho, Nayeem Hasan, Nasum Ahmed, Rishad Hossain