Bangladesh cricket stars narrowly escape New Zealand mosque shooting as 49 killed

An international cricket match between New Zealand and Bangladesh has been cancelled after players from the visiting team narrowly avoided a mass shooting at a mosque in Christchurch on Friday.
New Zealand Cricket chief executive David White said there had been a "joint decision" to call off the Third Test, which had been scheduled to start in Christchurch on Saturday.
"On behalf of New Zealand Cricket, heartfelt condolences to those affected," said Mr White. "I've spoken to my counterpart at Bangladesh cricket - we agree it's inappropriate to play cricket at this... read more

 
15 March 2019 in Regional West, Views: 29
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