Tamim Iqbal could miss India Tour
Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal may miss parts of the upcoming tour in India for personal reasons. Experts understands that Tamim has informed the Cricket Board of Bangladesh about his partial unavailability, because he wants to be next to his wife, who is expecting a second child.
According to sources, Tamim is expected to receive test results on his wife's health soon, and he will decide on her position. It has become known that Tamim can join the team at the start of the series if the tests are positive.
Alternatively, he will join the team after spending some time with his wife in Bangkok.His team management replaces Imrul Kayes and asks him not to appear in the next edition of the National Cricket League on Saturday.
"We still have to decide whether Tamim will be allowed," said Akram Khan, president of BCB Cricket Operations, to Cricbuzz on Thursday (October 24). "Give us some time, we still have a few days to think," he said.Experienced opener Tamim rested in the upcoming one-day test against Afghanistan and the T20 Tri-Rubber.
He prepared for the season by playing in the early stages of the National Cricket League.Tamim had an under-average result in the ODI series with three games against Sri Lanka, where he had scored only 21 points.
He also couldn't participate in the World Cup, scored only half a century and scored 235 points from eight innings with an average of 29.37.Bangladesh played three tournaments in India and two friendly games between November 3 and 26.