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West Indies, Bangladesh to fly in chartered during the home series





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|| CF Correspondent ||

Bangladesh Cricket Board official said on Monday that both teams will travel in Chartered flight inside Bangladesh during the upcoming home series, scheduled from January.

The home series against the West Indies will be a big challenge for the BCB to maintain the health protocol and creating the bio-secure bubble. However the board did managed to arrange two local tournaments in the form of BCB President’s Cup and the just concluded Bangabandhu T20 Cup creating the bio-secure bubble. According to Debashish they will implement the experiences of those two tournaments in the upcoming home series.

Bangladesh Cricket Board’s chief physician Debashish Chowdhury said on Monday that the Cricket West Indies had already given the green signal over the MOU provided by the BCB for the upcoming series that suggest BCB will conduct corona virus testing on the first, third and sixth or seventh day since the arrival of the West Indies squad.

‘’West Indies team will be allowed to practice from the third day in the ground after completing the three-day in-room quarantine but from third day till the seventh day they won’t be allowed to have any interaction with the host cricketers and only after undergoing three corona virus tests successfully from seven days the West Indies side will be allowed to have net bowlers in their training and can interact with the people related to the series,’’

BCB officials confirmed Cricfrenzy that both teams will fly in a chartered flight inside Bangladesh and Biman Bangladesh Airlines will be carrying the cricketers as they are expected to be in the bio-bubble.