Bangladesh Cricket Board remembered late Manjarul Islam Rana, a former cricketer who handed away very younger, on his thirty seventh start anniversary. The board took to Twitter to increase their needs, however the tweet very quickly began drawing adverse reactions, with India cricketer R Ashwin additionally expressing shock.
Within the tweet, which BCB later deleted, the cricket board wrote: “Completely satisfied Birthday to Manjural Islam Rana, youngest cricketer to die on the age of twenty-two years and 316 days.”
Ashwin was fast to react to the insensitive tweet by BCB as he left a stunning emoticon. Right here is the tweet beneath:
In the meantime, the cricket board shared a contemporary tweet on the cricketer an hour in the past and wrote: “Completely satisfied Birthday to Manjural Islam Rana. One of many Best Tiger we ever had.”
Completely satisfied Birthday to Manjural Islam Rana. One of many Best Tiger we ever had. #BCB #HBDManjuralIslamRana pic.twitter.com/tebMCvUwK4
— Bangladesh Cricket (@BCBtigers) Could 4, 2021
Rana made his worldwide debut as a youngster in 2003 in opposition to England in 50-over format. The 19-year-old then took no time to hog the limelight as he dismissed England skipper Michael Vaughan off his third supply, which additionally noticed him turn into the primary Bangladesh cricketer to say a wicket in his first over.
The cricketer was then included in Bangaladesh’s Take a look at set-up and he went to play his first red-ball match for Bangladesh in opposition to Zimbabwe on the Harare Sports activities Membership in 2004.
Nevertheless, in March 2007, Rana met with a street accident and succumb to it.
Rana performed a complete of six Checks and 25 ODIs, during which the cricketer scored 588 runs and picked up 28 wickets.