Australia cricket team are all set to come in Bangladesh on Friday (18 August) after ending all the speculations. Steven Smith and his co are scheduled to arrive in Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport around at 10.45 am. [বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ শুক্রবার ঢাকায় পা রাখছে স্মিথ-ওয়ার্নাররা]
After landing in Bangladesh, Australia cricket team will directly travel to Hotel Radission Blu as there is no media interaction arranged in Airport.
Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has informed throughout a press release that Australia’s arrival media conference will be held on Saturday afternoon at the media conference room of BCB. The media conference is scheduled to start at 3.00 pm.
However, Australia’s long-awaited Bangladesh tour is finally going to be happened, which makes BCB to relief some mental pressure. Australia are featured to play two-match Test series against the home side Bangladesh. Before kick off the battle, visitors will play a two-day warm-up match against BCB XI from 22-23 August.
Later, they will be featured in two-match Test series against Mushfiqur Rahim and his co. First Test match between the two sides will be held in Dhaka from 27 August. On the contrary, second Test match is slated t play in Chittagong from 4-8 September.
Australia squad of Bangladesh tour: Steve Smith (c), David Warner (vc), Ashton Agar, Jackson Bird, Hilton Cartwright, Pat Cummins, Peter Handscomb, Josh Hazlewood, Usman Khawaja, Nathan Lyon, Glenn Maxwell, Matthew Renshaw, Mitchell Swepson, Matthew Wade.