Daijiworld – London, Jul 9 (IANS): Bangladesh coach Steve Rhodes’ tenure has come to a premature end following the team’s eighth-place finish at the ongoing World Cup in England and Wales.

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  • London, Jul 9 (IANS): Bangladesh coach Steve Rhodes’ tenure has come to a premature end following the team’s eighth-place finish at the ongoing World Cup in England and Wales.
  • “The board had a review following the Pakistan match (Bangladesh’s last at the World Cup) in a meeting in London,” Bangladesh Cricket Board CEO Nizamuddin Chowdhury told ESPNcricinfo.
  • “The BCB has not yet decided on a new coach for the Sri Lanka series, which is their next assignment,” he added.
  • Rhodes, who had taken charge in July 2018, had a two-year contract with the Bangladesh Cricket Board and was supposed to be in the role till the 2020 T20 World Cup.
  • Bangladesh managed to win three matches in the ongoing World Cup and finished at the eighth spot in the points table with seven points.


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