The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) have acquired an extension to call their squad for the Asia Cup 2022 T20 event, contemplating their harm considerations.
The deadline for groups to call their Asia Cup squads is August 8. Nevertheless, the BCB requested the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) at hand them an extension as they’re nonetheless awaiting medical experiences from a few of their injured cricketers.
BCB cricket operation chairman Jalal Yunus was quoted as telling Cricbuzz:
“The lengthy harm checklist have put us on the backfoot and so we requested the ACC to offer some extra time to finalize our squad and so they have accepted it.”
Litton Das was dominated out of the continued ODI sequence in opposition to Zimbabwe in Harare after selecting up a hamstring harm in the course of the first sport on Friday (August 5). Das was batting on 81 when he was pressured to retire damage and was stretchered off the sector. He’s more likely to be out of motion for a month, placing his Asia Cup participation doubtful.
Earlier, Nurul Hasan was additionally dominated out of the Zimbabwe sequence as a result of a finger harm. He’s presently in Singapore, the place he’s getting his situation assessed. Additional, Mustafizur Rahman has an ankle situation, Mushfiqur Rahim has picked up a thumb harm whereas Shoriful Islam walked off the sector within the final sport after being hit within the knee.
Jalal stated about Bangladesh’s harm woes:
“We’re ready for the medical report and later we are going to finalize the squad. We should submit the squad earlier than August 11.”
Bangladesh went right down to Zimbabwe by 5 wickets within the opening ODI of the three-match sequence in Harare on Friday.
Recent bother for Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan
Aside from harm, the BCB should cope with one other controversy surrounding star all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan. The cricket board, on Thursday, stated that it’ll examine Shakib’s social media submit over a sponsorship cope with an organization named “Betwinner Information”.
BCB President Nazmul Hasan Papon said that the cricketer can’t be concerned in any partnership with betting firms. His assertion learn:
“There are two issues. Firstly there isn’t any probability of taking permission as a result of we cannot give permission. If there may be something associated with betting we cannot give any permission. Which means he didn’t ask any permission from us. Second we’ve got to know whether or not he had actually signed a deal or not.”
Shakib has had his fair proportion of controversies. He was banned in 2019 for breaching the ICC anti-corruption code. A video of him kicking the stumps in anger in the course of the 2021 Dhaka Premier League additionally went viral.