With only a few days left of Eid-ul-fitr, Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan has left the country on Tuesday midnight for United States of America. [নিউজটি বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ যুক্তরাষ্ট্র থেকেই দলের সাথে যোগ দেবেন সাকিব]
According to a report in jagonews24, Shakib along with his wife Umme Ahmed Shishir and daughter Alayna flew to the USA, confirms Wasim Khan, a BCB employee. They will celebrate this year’s Eid there.
The 32-year old all-rounder will fly directly to West Indies after Eid as Bangladesh cricket team is scheduled to play an over a month series against the Caribbeans. Tigers will play two Tests, three ODIs and three Twenty20 internationals in the upcoming series against Windies. The series will begin with Test match on July while the series will end on August with a T20I.
To be noted, it will be Tigers’ first series with a permanent coach since former coach Chandika Hathurusingha lest the team.
Bangladesh tour of West Indies, 2018:
Jul 04, Wed – Jul 08, Sun Bangladesh vs Windies, 1st Test
Jul 22, Sun Bangladesh vs Windies, 1st ODI
Jul 25, Wed Bangladesh vs Windies, 2nd ODI
Jul 31, Tue Bangladesh vs Windies, 1st T20I
Aug 04, Sat Bangladesh vs Windies, 2nd T20I
Aug 05, Sun Bangladesh vs Windies, 3rd T20I
–Nazmus Sajid Chowdhury, Contributor, bdcrictime.com 1 of 1