The one year ban on Shakib has been lifted on 29th October 2020. The cricket board, peers and his every fan are eagerly waiting for an amazing opening, though the head coach Russell Domingo has asked not to expect too much and to have some patience for his good performance.
For not reporting multiple corrupt approaches by an Indian bookmakers he was handed a year ban by the ICC’s Anti-corruption unit last year. In America, he spends a memorable and quality time with his family.
In an interview on a youtube channel, Shakib said ” I suffered from remorse after the ban. In no way should I have made such a mistake. I think I have learned a great lesson from this “. He also said that the one year ban and the corona epidemic at the same time changed his outlook on life.
He can think about life differently, Its a blessing in disguise and he doesn’t regret this one year. On his comeback, Shakib Al Hasan determined to reach where he has left and he has been ranked No-1 in the rankings since the end of his exile. Now he is free from any ban and he can start playing again. On Thursday night he arrived in Dhaka. Since September he was working hard on his fitness cause he will undergo a fitness test on November 9 and 10 ahead of the upcoming Bangabandhu T20 tournament.