Tamim to play against South Africa

Sports desk, Rtv online
|  01 Jun 2019, 00:00 | Update : 01 Jun 2019, 23:17
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Comfort has returned to Bangladesh team, among the supporters of Bangladesh. Tamim Iqbal, the prominent opener of the country will play from the first match in this world cup. Though he was hurt on the left wrist on Friday but at present he is out of danger. No hindrance to go to the field against South Africa.

Tamim performed batting practice in the net at the Oval on Saturday. Everybody was stunned yesterday as the way he left the practice ground. But he has driven away the fear by coming into the filed on Saturday.

Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Bin Mortaza has confirmed about Tamim’s joining in the game.  

In the pre match press conference the captain was asked about back pain of allrounder Saifuddin whether he is fit for the match or not. Mashrafe did not want to talk about that but it seemed that Saifuddin might not be included in the first eleven.

If Saifuddin does not play then Rubel Hossain will be included in the team as the third pacer.

About Tamim Bangladesh captain Mashrafe said, Tamim knows well about his readiness for the game. I hope he will play the match tomorrow.

Mashrafe also mentioned that South Africa undoubtedly favorite in the Sunday’s match but Bangladesh will give their best.

So the tiger captain requests the supporters to maintain their mercury of expectation within their reach. The match will commence at 3:30 pm Bangladesh time on Sunday.


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