After the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB)’s elections last October, the board is once again set to re-elect Nazmul Hasan Papon as the board president since he’s the only candidate for the position. There’s a meeting scheduled for Wednesday between the directors of the board where hi second stint as the board chief will be confirmed.
Speaking to the media on Tuesday (October 31), Papon said, “We will be sitting for our president’s election tomorrow. Every board director wants me as the president. I am the only candidate for presidency, so if there aren’t any more nominations, I will be become the president again.”
Besides Papon, Former Bangladesh captain Naimur Rahman Durjay also held onto his post as director of the cricket board. With 22 out of the 25 directors appointed unopposed, the polls were held for two spots in the Dhaka region and one in Barisal. Apart from Naimur, Alamgir Khan and Syed Ashfaqul Islam won the elections.