Formal announcements to be made as soon as tour dates are confirmed by the boards
Following news that Australia will tour Bangladesh forward of this year‘s T20 World Cup, BCB’s chief govt Nizamuddin Chowdhury has mentioned that they will even host England and New Zealand. He, nonetheless, mentioned that formal bulletins will only be made as soon as the tour dates are confirmed by the boards.
Bangladesh will also host England and New Zealand in 2021
Chowdhury had mentioned that Australia would play three T20Is in addition to a two-match Test collection in Bangladesh. However, since CA and BCB could not fairly match within the Tests, they’ve discovered time for an additional T20I match.
“Each board (CA and BCB) have agreed in precept for Australia’s tour of Bangladesh earlier than the World Cup T20, which goes to be held in October,” Chowdhury mentioned. “It has been scheduled as such. Forward of the World Cup T20, England, Australia and New Zealand will tour Bangladesh, however, a tri-series hasn’t but been determined.
“I feel we had a dedication with Australia that they might play two Tests and two T20Is. Since we may match the T20s we’ll enhance it to 3. It’s not that it’s changing something. We might have a slot in a Test match if there was sufficient area. It is going to be superb preparation for us forward of the World T20. We’ve got a chance to play some high-profile groups.”
In line with the ICC’s printed FTP, England is scheduled to tour Bangladesh in October to play three ODIs (as a part of the ICC’s ODI Super League) and three T20Is.
In the meantime, Chowdhury added that every one group can match of their World Test Championship matches till April after the timeline was prolonged from March. As such, the BCB is engaged on a tour of Sri Lanka to play the three-match Test series that was postponed twice final 12 months.
“It needs to be clarified that many of the FTP commitments at present are for the World Test Championships and the ODI competitors (ODI Super League). There is a guideline to finish the WTC matches earlier than the ultimate in June. The rule of thumb to rearrange these matches has been prolonged to April, from March.
“The slot in this postponed series, each group should be accessible. In the intervening time solely Sri Lanka is offered until April. It’s not potential to slot in the remainder of the (postponed) matches. Bangladesh and Sri Lanka are free in April, so we are attempting to schedule the 2 or three Tests of the WTC throughout that point.