Tamim Iqbal Blessed With The Girl Child

Tamim Iqbal Blessed With The Girl Child

Tamim Iqbal. Image Courtesy: Getty Images

The Bangladeshi opening batsman Tamim Iqbal has welcomed a new member in his family. The player is blessed with a girl child as he revealed her name on Social Media. Miss Alishba Iqbal Khan, the new member, is the second child of the player.

The experienced Tamim Iqbal made himself unavailable for the ongoing India tour to welcome her daughter in the family. His first son, Mohammed Arham Iqbal, was born on 28 February 2016. Now, he has become a proud father of a girl.

Bangladesh team missed Tamim Iqbal

The 30-year-old is not the part of Bangladesh in the ongoing series against the hosts India. Tamim Iqbal chooses to stay with his wife to give her support while his absence has cost the Bangladesh team.

Tamim Iqbal, Bangladesh vs India, second child
Tamim Iqbal missed India tour. Getty

The Bangladesh team which is touring India is hapless as the two most experienced players are missing in the team. Shakib Al Hasan is banned by ICC for two years for not informing the corrupt approach to the Anti-Corruption Unit.

India vs Bangladesh

Bangladesh team lost the T20I series. Though they showed their skills in the first T20I, couldn’t repeat the victory in the following matches. India won the T20I series with 2-1.

Mushfiqur Rahim, India vs Bangladesh
Mushfiqur Rahim was the highest score in Indore Test match against India

A similar show was in the Test match in Indore. Mominul Haque, the Test specialist, has been given the command of the Test team against India.

In Holkar Stadium, the visitors were badly defeated. Mushfiqur Rahim was the only player to stand for his team. Rahim showed the temperament in playing the Test as he was the highest scorer in the Team. The Indian bowling attack was so strong that the visitors were all out on both the innings. India won the first Test match by an innings and 130 runs.

Bangladesh getting ready for the next challenge

Daniel Vettori, India vs Bangladesh, Indore, Eden Garden
Bangladesh spin bowling consultant training the players with the pink ball

India and Bangladesh will play their first day-night Test match with the pink ball at Eden Gardens, Kolkata. The second Test match is the new challenge for both the teams. Bangladesh team is taking it seriously as the visitors are attending every netball practice session to end the series on a good note.