Bride goes into bat in Bangladesh; cricket ‘match’ a big hit

DHAKA (AP) — Sanjida Islam went into bat for a special cricket match in Bangladesh.

The 24-year-old international cricketer wore her colourful wedding attire as she played a few shots and posted the images on social media ahead of her recent marriage to first-class cricketer Mim Mosaddek.

It has been a big hit among fans in Bangladesh, where cricket is a hugely popular sport. It caught the attention of the International Cricket Council, too.

More details on Weekend’s Borneo Bulletin