Bangladesh and India will lock horns in the fourth T20I of the Nidahas Trophy tri-series at R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo at 7:30 pm (BDT) Wednesday. The Tigers are currently placed third after a win in a 215 run chase against Sri Lanka.
Bangladesh captain Mahmudullah Riyad confirmed about this ahead of their next game.
On Monday, a US Bangla Airlines flight BS-211 took off from Dhaka en route to Kathmandu. The aircraft crashed on a football groud near the Tribhuvan International Airport. The flight carried 67 passengers and 4 crews.
32 were Bangladeshi, 33 Nepalis, one Chinese and one Maldivian were on board. Reports say at least 50 died including captain Abid Sultan and co-pilot Prithula Rashid.
Yesterday’s incident was the deadliest accident by a Bangladeshi aircraft in last 33 years.
Cricketers mourned for the victims on social media after the accident took place.
-Ruffin, Correspondent, bdcrictime.com