Three-team one day tournament logo and name announced
The three-team one-day tournament which is set to begin on October 11 has been named as BCB President’s Cup. Three teams will play under the leadership of Mahmudullah, Tamim Iqbal and Nazmul Hossain Shanto.
The three-team 50-over tournament starting 11 October 2020 has been named the BCB President’s Cup. The competition will feature National Team cricketers, players from the High Performance Unit and selected members of the 2020 ICC Under-19 World Cup champion squad.
All the matches will be played at the Mirpur Shere-e-Bangla National Stadium and the final game will take place on October 23. Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) have also arranged a reserve day for the final which is October 24.
The teams will play against each other twice and the top two teams will play in the final. There will be a reserve day before each match for the bio-secure bubble. All the matches will be played under floodlights as it will begin from 1:30 PM.
Shanto XI: Nazmul Hossain Shanto (c), Soumya Sarkar, Saif Hassan, Afif Hossain, Mushfiqur Rahim, Towhid Hridoy, Irfan Sukkur, Parvez Hossain Emon, Taskin Ahmed, Al-Amin Hossain, Abu Jayed, Mukidul Islam, Nayeem Hasan, Nasum Ahmed, Rishad Hossain.
Tamim XI: Tamim Iqbal (c), Tanzid Hassan Tamim, Mosaddek Hossain, Shahadat Hossain Dipu, Mohammad Mithun, Yasir Ali, Akbar Ali, Anamul Haque, Md Saifuddin, Mustafziur Rahman, Khaled Ahmed, Shoriful Islam, Mahedi Hasan, Taijul Islam, Minhajul Abedin Afridi.
Mahmudullah XI: Mahmudullah (c), Naim Sheikh, Liton Das, Mominul Haque, Mahmudul Hasan, Nurul Islam Sohan, Sabbir Rahman, Imrul Kayes, Hasan Mahmud, Ebadot Hossain, Rubel Hossain,Abu Haider Rony, Mehidy Hasan, Rakibul Hasan, Aminul Islam Biplop.
BCB President Cup’s schedule:
October 11: Mahmudullah XI vs Shanto XI (1:30 PM)
October 13: Mahmudullah XI vs Tamim XI (1:30 PM)
October 15: Shanto XI vs Tamim XI (1:30 PM)
October 17: Mahmudullah XI vs Shanto XI (1:30 PM)
October 19: Mahmudullah XI vs Tamim XI (1:30 PM)
October 21: Shanto XI vs Tamim XI (1:30 PM)
October 23: Final (1:30 PM)