5 cricketers leave Dhaka for West Indies...

5 cricketers leave Dhaka for West Indies

 Sports Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 05:20 PM, 24 June 2022   Updated: 07:53 PM, 24 June 2022

5 cricketers leave Dhaka for West Indies- Photo: Collected

5 cricketers leave Dhaka for West Indies- Photo: Collected

The Bangladesh Test team is currently in West Indies. After 2018 the Tigers are playing a play full series against the host. Bangladesh already lost the first Test by 7 wickets and today they will take on the Caribbeans in the second Test starts at 8 pm BST. The visitors will play 3 T20s as many ODI matches.

Five limited over cricketers except Taskin Ahmed have left the country this morning. They are T20 captain Mahmudullah Riyad, all-rounder Afif Hossain, Sheikh Mahedi Hasan, spinner Nasum Ahmed, and batter Munim Shahriar.

The plane carrying these five cricketers will go to Windies from the UK via Sylhet. However, Taskin Ahmed could not join this team. The right-handed pacer will leave Dhaka tonight at 7.40 pm as the last cricketer of the contingent.

The T20 series will start after the Test series. The first two T20s will be held in Dominica on July 2 and 3 while the last and final T20 will be played on July 7 in Guyana. The three ODIs will be played in Guyana also on July 10, 13, and 16 respectively.

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