first_img Indo-Asian News Service KolkataOctober 21, 2019UPDATED: October 21, 2019 19:58 IST AP PhotoHIGHLIGHTSBangladesh cricket team members have gone on an indefinite strike from all cricket activitiesThe players, led by Shakib Al Hasan, gathered at the BCB Academy ground to put forward an 11-point demandBangladesh are slated to play three T20Is and 2 Tests from November 3The Bangladesh cricketers went on strike on Monday, saying that they wouldn’t take part in any cricket activity until their demands are addressed by their board. While their strike does put a question mark on their upcoming tour of India, BCCI President-elect Sourav Ganguly is confident that the players will sort the issue with the board and the series won’t be affected.”It is their internal matter, but they will sort out, they will come,” Ganguly smiled, when asked if there was any threat to the series.Asked if he would be speaking to the Bangladesh Cricket Board in capacity of BCCI President, Ganguly said it is an internal matter. “It is their internal matter. I speak to the BCB, but this doesn’t come under me,” he explained.Addressing the media in Dhaka, senior players like Shakib Al Hasan, Mahmudullah, Mushfiqur Rahim, who were all present at the press conference, clearly said they will be off cricketing activities till the time their demands are not fulfilled.National cricketers gathered at the BCB Academy ground to put forward an 11-point demand and announced that they have gone on a strike and will boycott all cricket-related activities.Bangladesh are slated to play three T20 matches and a two-match Test series in India in November with the first T20I slated to begin on November 3 in Delhi.Also Read | India tour in danger after Bangladesh players go on strikeFor sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to indiatoday.in/sports. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byrohan sen Tags :Follow Bangladesh Cricket BoardFollow Bangladesh cricket teamFollow Bangladesh players strike Next BCCI president Sourav Ganguly confident Bangladesh will tour India despite players’ strikeBangladesh team members gathered at the BCB Academy ground on Monday to put forward an 11-point demand and announced that they have gone on a strike and will boycott all cricket-related activities.advertisementlast_img read more