Cricket rocked by players’ strike – Daily Janasongjog


In one in every of the foremost dramatic scenes in Asian nation cricket history, around fifty of the country’s prime cricketers convened in Mirpur proclaimed yesterday that they’d boycott all cricketing activities unless the Asian nation Cricket Board (BCB) met their 11-point demand imply by the cricketers.

Beloved national players Shakib Al Hasan, Tamim Iqbal, Mushfiqur Rahim and Mahmudullah Riyad were leading figures within the announcement, that was created throughout a news conference at the Academy Ground in Mirpur yesterday.

The players’ strike means the future third spherical of the National Cricket League (NCL), the national coaching camp from Oct twenty five to arrange for the tour of Asian nation, and also the tour itself could also be in hazard.

The cricketers browse out their demands one by one. The 11-point demand enclosed the resolution of payment irregularities within the capital of Bangladesh Premier League (DPL), a come back to the players’ transfer system from the players-by-choice system within the DPL, a come back to the franchise-based model of the Asian nation Premier League from next edition, improvement in infrastructure, facilities and inflated payments for superior cricketers.

The cricketers even raised questions about the standards in 1st, second and third division cricket that are beset by corruption with Shakib spoken language that groups grasp World Health Organization can win the match even before aiming to the sphere.News of the cricketers’ action unfold like inferno once journalists were conversant that the players were aiming to hold a news conference at around 3:00 pm.

The cricketers looked organized as they gathered at the gymnasium, wherever a minimum of fifty players command a gathering before heading to the Academy Ground.

Shakib processed that they didn’t embody age-level cricketers thanks to their current commitments, however did say that the ladies cricketers, World Health Organization weren’t enclosed within the developments owing to the rush nature of the news conference, that they were welcome to affix.

“We grasp that everybody is with United States of America as we tend to raised our demands and till our demands square measure accepted, we tend to don’t seem to be willing to partake in any sort of cricketing activities,” same Shakib to thunderous clapping from his fellow cricketers as he finished reading out the stress.

Meanwhile, the BCB’s media committee chairman Jalal Yunus expressed disbelief and shock over the cricketers’ move, however did say that each one the stress were logical and will be negotiated if the cricketers would return to the board before aiming to the media.