Present Situation of Bangladesh in Cricket.

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Once upon a time it was supposed that cricket will be only game for rich, sluggish and lazy people. But now-a-days it becomes very popular and interesting game for us. Over 120 countries playing cricket and many people want to be cricket player. In this day and age women are also playing cricket with similar to men. There are many tournaments organize for women. In my term paper I will mention about the starting time of cricket, how it gotten popularity in Bangladesh and present situation of Bangladesh in cricket.

Establishing time:
The origin of cricket dates back to the 16th century but it became popular in southern England only in the late 18th century. The first mention of the game was inscribed in one of two books
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In 1997, Bangladesh became a regular ICC member with the right to play one-day internationals. It attained the status of a test playing country on 26 June 2000.

Popularity in Bangladesh:

Cricket has gradually become very popular in urban areas of the country. Although football was the most popular game for a long time, cricket gained a momentum and soon surpassed football, especially after Bangladesh won the ICC trophy in Malaysia in 1996. At that time cricket grown up like a wide manner. The fans of Bangladesh cricket team joys, smiling and give support to the Bangladesh cricket team. We gave greeting to the cricketer for their great achievements. The government also gave support to Bangladesh cricket board. Government kept extra facilities and finance on cricket. The searching of cricketer is a continues program of Bangladesh cricket board. I think its entire are happened for the popularity of cricket in Bangladesh and crazy for the cricket.

Position in Bangladesh:

It’s not need to notify that cricket became very popular in Bangladesh. The commerce, media and relation with business of cricket increases day by day. The official sponsor of Bangladesh Cricket Team is Grammen phone which is the top telecommunication company of Bangladesh. Many phenomenons occur on the basis of cricket. The Bangladeshi cricket player is performing himself in media like promotion or advertising of many products. People are now crazy about the cricket. Actually it
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