Jessie is the first Bangladeshi woman umpire in charge of the Asia Cup


A new feather has been added to the crown of ongoing success in Bangladesh umpiring. Sathira Zakir JC is going to serve as the first Bangladeshi woman umpire in the Women’s Asia Cup 2024. Jesse confirmed the matter in a post on his verified ID on Facebook.

Jessie wrote in the post, ‘Alhamdulillah the dream has come true. A new mission will begin at the Women’s Asia Cup 2024 (Sri Lanka). I am pleased to announce that the Bangladesh Cricket Board has selected me to officiate the Women’s Asia Cup 2024 in Sri Lanka from July 18 to 28. Everyone please. Keep me in your prayers.’

The Women’s Asia Cup will start in Sri Lanka on July 18. The fight for continental supremacy will end on July 28. A total of 8 teams will play in this event including Bangladesh.

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