World Children’s Day: Friendly Cricket Match


What:              To mark the World Children’s Day, a friendly cricket match has been organized where a group of under privileged adolescent cricketers (boys and girls) will play with past and present celebrity cricketers of Bangladesh.

When:             Saturday, 17 November 2018, 10.30 am – 01.00 pm

Where:            Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium, Mirpur, Dhaka

Who:                  Naimur Rahman Durjoy, MP, former national captain of Bangladesh Cricket Team

Akram Khan, former national captain of Bangladesh Cricket Team

Minhajul Abedinformer national captain of Bangladesh Cricket Team

Habibul Bashar, former national captain of Bangladesh Cricket Team

Hannan Sarkar, former national cricket player

Taskin Ahmed, Bangladesh National Team fast bowler

Suraiya Azmin, National Women’s Cricket Team pace bowler

And more…

Adolescent Cricketers from UNICEF partner NGOs — Aporajayo Bangla, BRAC and Shurovi.

World Children’s Day is UNICEF’s annual global day of action for children, by children, a chance to advocate, raise funds and awareness for the most pressing issues facing children. This year, the world will come together on 20 November to help build a world where every child is in school, safe from harm and can fulfill their potential.