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Bangabandhu T20 Cup

Shanto made Minister Group Rajshahi’s captain

 Sports Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 01:33 PM, 19 November 2020   Updated: 02:03 PM, 19 November 2020

Najmul Hossain Shanto made Minister Group Rajshahi’s captain; Photo: Daily Bangladesh

Najmul Hossain Shanto made Minister Group Rajshahi’s captain; Photo: Daily Bangladesh

The Bangabandhu T20 Cup will be starting within five days. All the teams started practicing for the tournament. Star cricketers like Saifuddin, Sohan, Nazmul Hossain Shanto, Farhad Reza, Ashraful, Roni Talukdar, Arafat Sunny will play for Minister Group Rajshahi, as a result, there was confusion about who will be the team’s captain. However, Rajshahi has chosen Najmul Hossain Shanto as the team’s captain.

Minister Group Rajshahi brought experienced players to the team. They also added Mohammad Ashraful — making the team as strong as possible.

Earlier on Tuesday, Jamcon Khulna made Mahmudullah Riyad the team’s captain for the Bangabandhu T20 Cup.

Mahmudullah was very happy to get the captaincy after he was recovering from coronavirus. “I was tested COVID negative. Now I am eagerly waiting to return to the field,” he told the media.

Minister Group Rajshahi squad:

Mohammad Saifuddin, Sheikh Mehdi Hasan, Nurul Hasan Sohan, Nazmul Hossain Shanto, Farhad Reza, Mohammad Ashraful, Arafat Sunny, Ebadat Hossain, Fazle Rabbi, Roni Talukar, Anisul Haque Emon, Rezaur Rahman, Rakibul Hasan, Jaker, Mukidul Islam Mugdo, Sanjamul Islam.

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