Cabinet hails cricket team for historic win

20 Mar 2017, 16:49

NTV Online

The Cabinet on Monday adopted a felicitation motion greeting the Bangladesh cricket team its historic win in its 100th Test match against Sri Lanka.

Briefing reporters after the meeting, Cabinet Secretary M Shafiul Alam said the Cabinet adopted the proposal at the very beginning of its meeting, reports UNB.

‘And the proposal was adopted unanimously,’ he said.

Visiting Bangladesh beat host Sri Lanka by four wickets in the 2nd and last match of Joy Bangla Cup series at P Sara Oval, Colombo on Sunday levelling the series.

Bangladesh is the fourth team that earned win in the 100th Test match after Australia, the West Indies and Pakistan.