Mehidy Hasan Miraz to become father soon
Bangladesh spin bowling allrounder Mehidy Hasan Miraz is all set to become a father. The first child is expected to arrive by the middle of Bangladesh tour of Sri Lanka. Therefore, to stay beside the pregnant wife, Miraz wanted vacation from the board. Later, the spinner changed his mind and decided to go with the team.
Miraz tied the knot with Rabeya Akhter Preeti, daughter of Khalishpur, Khulna, on March 21 last year. The couple turned their 6-year relationship through marriage. The first child is expected to arrive later this year. Miraz wanted to abandon the Sri Lanka series to be with his wife. But as he has been picked for the preliminary squad, he can’t have vacation for now.
Miraz was named in the preliminary squad for the tour of Sri Lanka. Possibly Miraz will be playing in the final squad therefore, Bangladesh Cricket Board did not allow him to apply for leave.
Meanwhile, Bangladesh is scheduled to play a three match Test series against Sri Lanka in October November window as part of ICC Test Championship. Although, the schedule was finalized due to some complications regarding quarantine issue, both the board are awaiting for a mutual decision.