Samaraweera, new batting consultant comes Dhaka
Thilan Samaraweera, former cricketer of Sri Lanka cricket team has reached Dhaka today to take the responsibility of the batsman of Bangladesh national cricket team. He will work with the Tigers batsman as the batting consultant. [Read in Bangla: সাকিব-তামিমদের ব্যাটিং পরামর্শক এখন ঢাকায়]
Earlier, Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has been appointed him as the batting consultant of Bangladesh national cricket team ahead of the upcoming home series against England and Afghanistan cricket team.
After the vacations of holy Eid, Tigers will start their camp from Sunday ahead of Afghanistan. As the series against Afghanistan will kick off from September 25, Tigers have to keep ready themselves within a short time.
For this reason, Samaraweera, newly appointed batting consultant will start his tasks with the Tigers from the very first day of his arrival.
Already, the head coach of Bangladesh cricket team Chandika Hathurusingha and his assistant coach have reached to Dhaka to attend the camp of Tigers. Cricketers of the preliminary squad of Bangladesh for the ODI series against Afghanistan will make a report on Sunday. Then, they will be starting their practice respectively.
It is to informed that, Thilan Samaraweera will work with the Tigers as the batting consultant for the upcoming 45 days. If he can able to prove himself then Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) will think whether they can amplify the contract or not.
-Imran Hasan, Correspondent, bdcricteam.com