The Bangladesh cricket team won’t have much time to catch their breath following their series against England in March of this year, as the series against Ireland is expected to begin no more than four days later.
Three One-Day Internationals, three Twenty20 Internationals, and one Test will comprise Ireland’s maiden bilateral tour against the Tigers. Shafiul Alam Chowdhury Nadel, chairman of the BCB women’s wing, stated to the media that the ODIs would be played in Sylhet. “Yes, the ODIs will be played at Sylhet, and we will be prepared,” he stated.
The three one-day internationals between Bangladesh and Ireland are slated to take place at the Sylhet International Cricket Stadium on March 18, 20, and 23, according to a BCB-provided draught schedule. On March 27, 29, and 31, the following three Twenty20 matches will be held at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chattogram. Next, the series will go on to Chattogram. Finally, the sole Test is scheduled to begin on April 4 at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Mirpur, Dhaka.
According to the preliminary schedule, Ireland will arrive on March 12. Then, on March 15, the visitors will play a tune-up game at home.
The final Twenty20 International (T20I) against England is scheduled for March 14 in Dhaka, two days after Ireland is slated to arrive. During a hectic home schedule in March, the Tigers T20I and ODI teams will have to be on their toes.