AFGHANISTAN TOUR OF BANGLADESH, 2023
Afghanistan’s one-off Test against Bangladesh to be played from June 14
by Atif Azam • Published on Wed, May 17, 2023
Afghanistan will kickstart their upcoming tour of Bangladesh with a one-off Test at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Dhaka. According to the draft iterinary obtained by Cricbuzz, the visitors are scheduled to reach Bangladesh on June 10 and will play the Test in the capital from June 14- 18.
Following the red-ball assignment, Afghanistan will depart for India on June 19 and will return to the country again on July 1 to complete the remaining part of the series, which includes three ODIs and two T20Is running until July 17.
The 50-over games will all be played in Chattogram on July 5, 8 and 11 respectively. Later, both the teams will move to Sylhet to play the two T20Is that will be played on July 14 and 16.
Meanwhile, most of the Bangladesh’s squad that toured England for the ODIs against Ireland have returned home while some leading cricketers have stayed back for a break.
BCB officials told Cricbuzz that they are expected to start the camp for the upcoming home series against Afghanistan from May 25 or 26. They are expecting their foreign coaching staffs, who are also enjoying the break, to be available before the start of the preparation camp.