|| CF Correspondent ||
Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal reveals why Shakib al Hasan is absent from his Facebook live that gained huge popularity in the recent past.
Tamim had brought all the major stars of cricket fraternity that includes Tamim Iqbal has been creating quite the buzz in the cricketing world with his series of Facebook live videos.
The left-handed opener started his series of live streams with Mushfiqur Rahim and has gone on to interview a host of current and former national team players and international players such as Faf du Plessis, Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli and Kane Williamson.
However, fans are quite skeptical as the dashing left-handed batsman did not bring Shakib in the show despite the fact the latter had been seen in the social media platform lately while promoting his Shakib al Hasan Foundation as well as in a live program in DW Bangla last week.
Tamim cleared the air about Shakib’s absence to his fans at the end of the live show.
‘’A lot of people wanted to know why Shakib is not there,’’ said Tamim after his show with Kane Williamson on Thursday.
‘’I wanted to do the last show with five seniors but unfortunately he could not be available for the last show. I handed contacted him eight to days back and he said he had some personal engagements and we must respect that,’’ he said.
‘’There is no use making a fuss about it,’’ he said.
In the videos Tamim asks the players about some of their memorable moments and some interesting and fun incidents not known to the fans and the media and has gained the 31-year-old plaudits from all corners for his hosting.