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Bangladeshi cricketers go on strike

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Published: 10:33, 21 October 2019   Update: 15:18, 26 July 2020
Bangladeshi cricketers go on strike

Bangladeshi cricketers have gone on a strike and boycotted all cricket-related activities until their 11-point demand, including salary hike, is met by the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB).

The cricketers made the announcement at a press conference at the National Cricket Academy Ground in the city on Monday.

Bangladesh Test and T20 captain Shakib Al Hasan placed the demands of the cricketers at the press conference.

Besides, TamimIqbal, MahmudllahRiyad, MehidyHasanMiraz, Arafat Sunny, JunaidSiddique, EnamulHaque Jnr, Taskin Ahmed, Elias Sunny, Farhad Reza and some other cricketers were presented at the press conference. 

BCB faces such protests by the country’s cricketers in its cricket history.