Bangabandhu T20 Cup is a domestic T20 cricket tournament which is all set to play in Bangladesh in November 2020. The tournament comprises only local Bangladeshi cricketers. 100 Bangladeshi players with domestic and international level experience will take part in this T20 Cup.
It will be a very good opportunity for all youngsters to compete and play together with their role models. The Bangladesh Cricket Board has finally announced the tournament commencing date. The Bangladesh Cricket Board has set November 24 as the beginning date for the Bangabandhu T20 Cup. The tournament will help the young emerging players of Bangladesh to show their talent. The competition will also help Bangladesh Cricket Board selectors to select the best possible squad for the upcoming T20 International series against West Indies. Five teams will compete against each other to win the title. Each team will have 2 matches against each other in the group stage. Two matches will be played every day in the competition, with one day off in between. Shakib Al Hasan will play the tournament after his one-year ban by the ICC ended.
The six teams participating in the competition are Beximco Dhaka, Gemcon Khulna, Fortune Barishal, Gazi Group Chottogram, and Minister Rajshahi. All the matches of the competition will take part on the same ground, Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium, Mirpur. The group stage matches will finish on December 12, 2020, and the playoff matches will be played on December 14 and December 15. The final of the competition will be held on December 18 at Mirpur. Mushfiqur Rahim, Shakib Al Hasan, and Tamim Iqbal are some of the big names in the competition.
The fans will enjoy the cricket after a long wait in Bangladesh, but the matches will be played in empty stadiums. All the teams are very balanced, and it is going to be a tough competition.