South Asian Games

Bangladesh face Bhutan men’s T20 cricket on Friday


5th December, 2019 04:28:15 printer

Bangladesh face Bhutan men’s T20 cricket on Friday

The Bangladesh U-23 men’s cricket face lowly Bhutan in their second match of ongoing South Asian Games scheduled to be held tomorrow (Friday)at Kirtipur TU Ground.

The match will kick off at 9.15 am (BST).

It was a flying start for Soumya and Co. as they crushed the Maldives by 109 runs in their opening appearance of the games.

Openers Mohammad Naim and Soumya Sarkar both shine with bat while Tanvir Islam, the hero of the Bangladesh’s first match, all played important role behind the Bangladesh emphatic victory over the Maldives.

Soumya Sarkar must be looking forward the same performance from his boys against Bhutan match.

Bangladesh will play their third match against hosts Nepal on December 7 and will meet Sri Lanka on December 8.

The top two teams will play the final salted for December 10.

Bangladesh U-23 squad – Najmul Hossain Shanto (captain), Mohammed Saif Hasan, Naim Sheikh, Afif Hossain Dhrubo, Zakir Hasan, Yasir Ali Chowdhury, Syed Minhajul Abedin Afridi, Sumon Khan, Mahidul Islam Bhuiyan Ankon, Tanvir Islam, Manik Khan, Mehede Hasan Rana, Soumya Sarkar, Mahadi Hasan and Hasan Mahmud.