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Fan intrudes ground greeting Shakib with flowers ended in police custody


A fan illegally entered the ground to give Shakib Al Hasan flowers during the first second of the Test between Bangladesh and Afghanistan.

A fan runs into Shakib Al Hasan
A fan runs into Shakib Al Hasan

During the morning session of the second day between Bangladesh and Afghanistan, a fan entered the ground and ran to Shakib Al Hasan to give him flowers. The interesting part is the fan’s name is Faisal and Shakib’s nickname is also Faisal as well.

The fan also gave a salute to the ace all-rounder and hugged him. However, the security guards then rushed to him and to take him away from the ground. He was asked several questions for illegally entering the ground and he is now in jail at the moment.

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Earlier, Afghanistan were bowled out for 342 runs after a firing knock from the youngest ever Test captain Rashid Khan. He scored 51 runs before departing to Mehidy Hasan.

Taijul Islam was the pick of the bowler, who took four wickets while skipper Shakib and Nayeem Hasan picked up two wickets each.

Bangladesh’s batting had a disastrous start as they lost opener Shadman Islam in the first over of the innings.

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