Former national cricketer ASM Faruque passes away


Former national cricketer and Bangladesh Cricket Board member ASM Faruque died of a cardiac arrest on Wednesday evening, confirmed BCB through a media release.

Faruque was a member of the Bangladesh side that played against the visiting Marylebone Cricket Club in 1976, the first tour by a foreign team to independent Bangladesh.

Faruque performed various roles with the BCB as an administrator.