Australia tour of Bangladesh: Australia touch down Dhaka for upcoming T20I series against Bangladesh

Australia tour of Bangladesh: Australia touch down Dhaka for upcoming T20I series against Bangladesh
Australia tour of Bangladesh: Australia touch down Dhaka for upcoming T20I series against Bangladesh

Australia tour of Bangladesh: Australia touch down Dhaka for upcoming T20I series against Bangladesh: The Australian contingent has reached Dhaka, Bangladesh on Thursday for their upcoming 5-match T20I series against Bangladesh. The two sides will lock horns in the shortest format of the game starting from August 3. All the matches will be played at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka. (BAN vs AUS)

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On the Australian team’s arrival, the Tigers posted a Tweet captioned, “.@CricketAus Team arrived in Dhaka today (July 29) evening ahead of the 5-match T20I series against Bangladesh starting from August 3. #BANvAUS.”

Australia tour of Bangladesh: Before the arrival of the team Cricket Australia asked for few health protocols for their own to the Bangladesh Cricket Board. CA requested minimum officials around them in the airport.

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Cricket Australia’s Demands

  • All five matches to be played at Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium
  • No guests allowed in the hotel during their stay at the hotel 
  • Australia will not go to immigration centre after reaching Bangladesh

On their way to the team hotel, the Australian team will submit their passports to the immigration which will be returned to them in three days after the paperwork is done. The passports will be disinfected. There will be no fans in this five-match T20I series between Bangladesh and Australia. All the matches will be played at Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium starting from August 3.

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Australia tour of Bangladesh: The two sides- Bangladesh and Australia have clashed off in a handful of T20I contests before. The two cricket nations have locked horns on four occasions in T20I format and have been entirely dominated by Australians. The Tigers have been unable to win a single contest against the Kangaroos.

Bangladesh vs Australia T20I series: Head to head

  • Total matches: 4
  • Australia won: 4
  • Bangladesh won: 0

Australia tour of Bangladesh: It is imperative for Mahmudullah led Bangladesh team to rust off their losing streak against Australians. The fact that all the matches are being hosted in their home country, Bangladesh have a big-time opportunity to emerge favourites this time.(BAN vs AUS)

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