Bangladesh ODI captain Mashrafee bin Mortuza went to Kolkata to watch the Eden Gardens day-night Test. Mashrafeer met with a senior journalist at the airport on Thursday (November 20th). The photo has also appeared on social media.
Meanwhile, the Tigers captain received an invitation and an offer to give a commentary on the Kolkata Test. But Mashrafe said “no”.
Kolkata Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will also be in Eden with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. The duo will inaugurate the test by playing the traditional bell of the Eden Gardens. Also present are legendary Indian batsman Viswanath Anand, tennis star Sania Mirza, world badminton PV Sindhu, six-time world champion boxer Mary Kom and India’s only Olympic gold winner Abhinav Bindra.