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December 11, 2019
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Australia’s tour to Bangladesh likely to be cancelled


SYDNEY: Australian Cricket Team tour of Bangladesh could be cancelled because of heightened warnings from Britain (UK) and the United States (US) about the expected militant attacks.

According to details, the tour was due to start on Saturday with a game against a Bangladesh Cricket Board XI followed by a two-Test series starting 9 October.

Australia’s doubts has been mirrored in the UK and US, who have warned their citizens in Bangladesh. UK officials have been advised to limit attendance at events where westerners may gather.

The US separately noted there was reliable new information to suggest that militants may be planning to target Australian interests in Bangladesh.

Moreover, today a killing of Italian citizen in Dhaka has further Shattered the chances of the tour but Bangladesh Board is very hopeful that is why it has announced its team for 1st Test against Australia.