Bangladesh’s cricket establishment is waiting eagerly to welcome Shakib Al Hasan with open arms as he completes his one-year anti-corruption rule violation ban on Thursday.
Shakib was handed a two-year ban, with a one-year suspended sentence, by ICC’s Anti-Corruption Unit on October 29 last year, for failing to report multiple corrupt approaches by an Indian bookmaker.
Shakib during numerous interactions later has confessed that it was a mistake on his part to have not notified the authorities.
And Mahmudullah said the Bangladesh cricket team is waiting with bated breath to welcome back Shakib into the dressing room.
“Our boy is coming back home,” said an elated Bangladesh T20 captain Mahmudullah, which is the collective mood of country’s cricketing fraternity.
“We know that Shakib has been the best player for so many…