AMINUL ISLAM IS NEW ACC DEVELOPMENT OFFICER

Aminul Islam, an international cricketer for Bangladesh for 17 years, has joined the ACC as their fifth Development Officer. In Test cricket he is best known for making 145 against India in the first innings of Bangladesh's inaugural Test in November 2000.  He captained the national team in the 1999 World Cup and played 13 Tests and 39 ODIs in all.

The countries under his remit as ACC Development Officer are Brunei, China and Myanmar. His first assignment is in Chongqing for the Chinese Cricket Association.

Filed September 18 2007