BCB announces BDT 1 crore reward for the winning team


Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has announced a prize money of BDT 1 crore to Bangladesh team for winning the 100th Test match. BCB officials informed the news to the media on Sunday afternoon. The Tigers have registered the win in 100th Test match as the fourth team in the history. [নিউজটি বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ ঐতিহাসিক জয়ে বিসিবি থেকে ক্রিকেটাররা যা পাচ্ছেন]

Before Bangladesh, Australia, West Indies and Pakistan achieved the feat. This is in fact the first win of Bangladesh against Sri Lanka. Through this 4-wicket win, the Joy Bangla Cup series was squared 1 all.

Bangladesh have so far defeated England, West Indies, Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka in Test matches. The memorable win came when the Tigers successfully chased down the target of 191 runs, the lead taken by Sri Lanka in their second innings. Tamim Iqbal scored highest 82 runs.