BCB set to take authorized motion in opposition to ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan


The board may even be asking for compensation from Grameenphone, the telecom firm.

Shakib Al Hasan
Shakib Al Hasan (Photograph Supply: GIUSEPPE CACACE/AFP/Getty Pictures)

Bangladesh cricket lately recovered from a tumultuous section after the gamers ended their strike of not taking part in the game. It was after the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) accepted their calls for. Shakib Al Hasan was largely in cost from the gamers’ facet and was supported by senior gamers. After the hustle and bustle, the all-rounder has discovered himself into one other hassle.

The Jessore-born is ready to be slapped with a show-cause discover by the BCB following his signing with Grameenphone. The native telecom giants introduced on October 22 that Shakib will likely be their model ambassador. As per the BCB’s settlement, a cricketer underneath nationwide contract can’t be part of a telecom firm. Earlier, the board misplaced TK 90 crores in three years whereas being related to Robi.

“He can’t make this settlement [with a telecom company] and why he can’t make this settlement is clearly said in our contract paper,” BCB chief Nazmul Hasan Papon was quoted as saying in Bengali Every day Kalerkantho on Saturday, October 26

“Robi [Telecom] was our title sponsor and Grameenphone didn’t bid and as an alternative they grabbed few cricketers by paying them TK One or Two Crores. What occurred ultimately? The board misplaced TK 90 Crores in three years,” Papon added.

We can’t spare anybody on this regard: BCB

Shakib inked the deal a day after the strike was referred to as off, thereby violating the phrases and situations of the board. Papon, who has been within the thick of issues surrounding all of the chaos going round in Bangladesh cricket, didn’t mince any phrases in saying that nobody will likely be spared within the deal signing.

The BCB is ready to take a authorized motion, sending a letter to Shakib and asking him to present a correct clarification for becoming a member of Grameenphone. The board may even be sending the telecom firm a authorized discover, asking for compensation.

“We’re going into authorized motion. We can’t spare anybody on this regard. We’ll ask for compensation. We’ll search compensation from the corporate in addition to from the participant. I heard about it [on October 23] and requested to ship authorized discover to Grameenphone to say compensation.

I requested to ship a letter to Shakib for clarification. We should give him an opportunity to point out he didn’t break the rule. To us it appeared that it was one thing like ‘give a rattling to the board’ and if that’s the case we are going to take robust motion,” the BCB chief said.

Bangladesh’s subsequent cricketing project is the tour of India, beginning Sunday, November three with the T20I sequence. There may even be a few Assessments in Indore and Kolkata.