Untimely rain falling this season in Bangladesh is hampering the preparation of practice match venue for the forthcoming Test series against visiting Australia. With a day to spare before Australia will land in the country, representatives of Cricket Australia has expressed satisfaction after observing the campus field of University of Liberal Arts (ULAB). [নিউজটি বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ তবে কি ইউল্যাবের মাঠেই প্রস্তুতি ম্যাচ?]
The team of representatives visited the ground of ULAB which is situated in the Ramchandrapur adjacent to city protection damn near Mohammadpur.
Later they expressed contentment about the condition of the field although the venue is yet to be finalized.
On Thursday, the two men representative team will visit Khan Shaheb Osman Ali Stadium in Fatullah.
The single preparation match is scheduled to take place in Fatullah but persistent heavy rain falling has caused water clogging at the Khan Shaheb Osman Ali Stadium.
On the other hand, Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has had a meeting with CA representatives in presence of high officials from various security services. After the meeting, BCB spokesman assured of providing highest level of security for the Australian team during the tour.