Indian world famed opening batsman Rohit Sharma will be Bangladesh ODI captain Tamim Iqbal's next guest on his live social media broadcast, reports UNB.

The two celebrated cricketers from two neighboring countries will go live for the first time on social media at the Tamim's official Facebook page and YouTube channel which available for the viewers on Friday from 10:30pm.

In a global coronavirus situation, a good number of sportsmen across the world have availed the option of going live on social media to share their updates, memories and some of their unknown stories with their fans, or alert them about the pandemic.


Tamim had already brought different guests from home and abroad in his previous episodes on social media.

He came to live in the first two sessions with former Bangladesh skipper cum wicket-keeper batsman Mushfiqur Rahim and the T20 captain Mahmudullah Riyad respectively on Instagram live.

Later ,Tamim moved the program to his Facebook and Youtube channel where recent past Bangladesh ODI captain Mashrafe Bin Mortaza, pacers Taskin Ahmed and Rubel Hossain have appeared and shared some of their unknown stories.

In the latest episode, Tamim made a live session with former South Africa captain Faf du Plessis on Wednesday (13 May) night.

Earlier last Sunday, Tamim invited three former Bangladesh skippers Khaled Mahmud, Habibul Bashar and Naimur Rahman as his guests to share the past history of Bangladesh Cricket.

Tamim, started his live video chat shows on 2 May to keep the fans entertained with inside stories and anecdotes at a time when all sporting activity has come to a halt due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.