Bangladesh cricketer Shakib Al Hasan beats a fan with a cap at a promotional event

Despite high security, Shakib needed help avoiding fans.

On Thursday, March 9, at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chattogram, Bangladesh Test and T20I captain Shakib Al Hasan lost his excellent and beat up a fan at a promotional event.

Shakib was involved in several commercial and promotional activities after the game, surrounded by several fans. Furthermore, Shakib discussed Bangladesh’s performance against England.


Despite high security, Shakib needed help avoiding fans. Channel 24 reported that just as he was about to enter his car, one of the fans attempted to take the cap away from the veteran all-rounder. A furious Shakib beat up the fan with his cap.

Shakib was involved in several controversies in recent years. For example, when Shakib was not given a wide overhead call during the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) 2023, he charged at the leg umpire.

Even when Shakib was furious with the umpire during the Dhaka Premier League (DPL) in 2021, he kicked the stumps and smashed them to the ground out of anger. In 2019, the International Cricket Council (ICC) banned Shakib for failing to report corrupt practices.