Shakib Al Hasan sparked a social media storm in the Muslim-majority nation after attending a ceremony in Kolkata dedicated to a Hindu goddess on 12 November.
The all-rounder was scheduled to fly to Pakistan via Dubai on Sunday night, but he has instead gone into self-isolation after his COVID-19 tests returned positive.
Shakib Al Hasan says ICC ban was a 'blessing in disguise', insists he is ready to face teammates' doubts
Shakib was handed a two-year ban, one year suspended, by the ICC's Anti-Corruption Unit on 29 October last year, for not reporting multiple corrupt approaches by an Indian bookmaker.
Shakib was handed a two-year ban, with a one-year suspended sentence, by ICC's Anti-Corruption Unit on 29 October last year, for failing to report multiple corrupt approaches by an Indian bookmaker.
Bangladesh appoint former New Zealand cricketer Craig McMillan as batting consultant for Sri Lanka series
Bangladesh moved quickly to name McMillan after former South African batsman Neil McKenzie stepped down from the post last Friday because of the coronavirus crisis.
Shakib was banned for two years, one year of it suspended, for failing to report corrupt approaches by an alleged Indian bookie during the Indian Premier League.
The Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh series was originally scheduled in July-August but had to be postponed because of the COVID-19 pandemic which also derailed the World Cup which was to begin on 18 October.
Former Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim will be practicing with three others at Dhaka, with Sylhet, Khulna and Chattogram the other venues designated by BCB for the practice sessions.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Bangladesh's tour of Sri Lanka scheduled for July postponed in wake of COVID-19 pandemic
The Bangladesh cricket team's tour of Sri Lanka scheduled for July was on Wednesday postponed owing to the COVID-19 pandemic, which has wreaked havoc on international sports schedules worldwide.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Senior Bangladesh pacer Mashrafe Mortaza, former batsman Nafees Iqbal test positive for COVID-19
Former Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza has tested positive for COVID-19, becoming the second high-profile cricketer to be infected with the deadly virus.
Bangladesh bowling coach Ottis Gibson doesn't see a role for Mashrafe Mortaza in the 2023 ODI World Cup and said now is the time for the former skipper to bid adieu to international cricket.
Former Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi has bought the bat put up for auction by Bangladesh wicket-keeper batsman Mushfiqur Rahim for $20,000.
“Postponing the tour is regrettable, but I would like to thank the Bangladesh Cricket Board for the open, honest and responsible discussions that led us to this mutually-agreed position,” Cricket Australia Chief Executive Kevin Roberts said.
Sanjay Bangar turns down Bangladesh Cricket Board's coaching offer, cites personal and professional commitments
Sanjay Bangar was with the Indian team from 2014 to 2019 and was replaced by Vikram Rathour at the start of the home season in September. The West Indies tour, which took place after the World Cup, was his last assignment.
Pakistan Cricket Board to take call on Bangladesh's upcoming tour to country in next 24 hours amidst coronavirus pandemic
Pakistan Cricket Board CEO Wasim Khan told the media that nothing has been decided on the tour by the Bangladesh team later this month.
Bangladesh vs Zimbabwe: Liton Das' heroics help Tigers outclass visitors in second T20I to complete clean sweep
Chasing 120, Bangladesh openers Mohammad Naim and Liton Das provided a solid start to the side as the duo put on 77 runs for the first wicket. Zimbabwe finally got the breakthrough in the 11th over as Naim (33) was sent back to the pavilion by Chris Mpofu.
Highlights, Bangladesh vs Zimbabwe, 2nd T20I at Dhaka, Full cricket score: Tigers ease past visitors to complete series sweep
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Bangladesh vs Zimbabwe: Liton Das' record score of 176 leads hosts to ODI sweep with another victory
Opener Liton Das hit a national record 176 runs as Bangladesh beat Zimbabwe by 123 runs and swept the three-match One-Day International cricket series on Friday.
Mashrafe Mortaza led Bangladesh to the 2017 Champions Trophy semi-finals and the 2015 Cricket World Cup quarter-finals
Pakistan Cricket Board reschedules one-off ODI in Karachi after Bangladesh's request for more preparatory time before second Test
Pakistan have agreed to reschedule a one-day international against Bangladesh next month to give the visitors more time to prepare for their second Test match, which is part of ICC World Test Championship.