Sujan to skip West Indies tour
Bangladesh cricket team is all set to leave for West Indies on 23 June to compete in two Tests, three ODIs and three T20Is against the Caribbean that will begin at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua. [বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ উইন্ডিজ সফরে সুজনকে পাচ্ছে না টাইগাররা!]
Meanwhile, according to a report on Rtv Online, Khaled Mahmud Sujan will not be part of the tour as he refuses to travel with the team in West Indies. Sujan confirmed Rtv Online that he will not continue as a manager in the upcoming Caribbean tour. However, Sujan has not revealed the reason why he will not the responsibility of team manager.
This is not the first time Sujan refuses to travel as manager as he had earlier refused to be associated with Bangladesh team during the Nidhas Trophy in March. Although it is yet to be announced who would play the role of team manager for Bangladesh during the Caribbean tour, Sabbir Khan is the man who is likely to take the responsibility.
To be noted, Bangladesh start their tour with a two-day practice match in Antigua from June 27 before the first Test from July 4. The second Test will be played from July 12-16 before the two teams play three ODIs and three T20Is.