Bangladesh women’s cricket team have earned a lot praises following their triumphant Women’s T20 Asia Cup campaign in Kuala Lumpur. It was a long waited success for Bangladesh cricket as they never won any title before, neither the men team nor the women’s team. [নিউজটি বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ এশিয়া কাপ জেতানো নারীদের ‘আইফোন সিক্স’ দিয়েছে রবি]
Meanwhile, mobile network operator company, Robi Axiata Limited which is also the title sponsor of Bangladesh cricket team, arranged a reception ceremony to congratulate the players who made the nation proud. Each players has been been an iPhone 6s by the mobile operator as a reward of the success.
Earlier, the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) president, Nazmul Hasan Papon declared an overall financial reward package of around Tk 2 crore for their seminal success in winning the Women’s T20 Asia Cup. Each member of the side who were part of the Asia Cup squad, will be awarded Tk 10 lakh bdt. Apart from that, there will also be performance-based bonuses on top of the Tk 10 lakh award to the performers who made the triumph possible.
The players returned to Bangladesh on Monday evening. Although they were scheduled to reach the country at 5:50 PM, their flight 30 minutes more to land at the Shahzalal International Airport. Then they went to join the Iftar program arranged by the Cricket Board.
–Nazmus Sajid Chowdhury, Contributor, bdcrictime.com