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Australia call off hosting Bangladesh for Test, ODI series citing financial reasons – bdnews24.com

BD News 24 – According to ICC fixture, Bangladesh were to play two Tests and three ODIs in the series in August and September.

Summary

  • According to ICC fixture, Bangladesh were to play two Tests and three ODIs in the series in August and September.
  • Cricket Australia, however, had earlier informed the BCB that they were not interested to host the series, arguing that it would not be ‘commercially viable’.
  • Bangladesh have played Test in Australia only once.
  • That series in 2003 was held offseason for cricket and at Cairn and Darwin, which were irregular venues at the time.
  • ESPNcricinfo said it learned one of the alternative options discussed was Australia touring Bangladesh after the 2019 World Cup.

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