Sports Desk: In this year's Asia Cup, Bangladesh has been completely defeated. The team led by Shakib had to return without winning any match in the group stage. Bangladesh is preparing for the upcoming T20 World Cup. As part of the preparations, the Tigers will play a two-match T20I series with the UAE national team. Emirates Cricket Board (ECB) and Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) have announced 'SKYX UA vs Bangladesh Friendship Series'. Two matches will be held on September 25 and September 27. UAE is looking forward to play the series against Bangladesh. Emirates Cricket Board General Secretary Mubashir Usmani said, “Emirates Cricket Board is delighted to welcome Bangladesh to the UAE and we are happy to host the 'SKYX UA vs Bangladesh Friendship Series' against Bangladesh. This is a great opportunity for both our teams to improve their T20 skills. The performance in this match is also very important for the team. We are looking forward to a competitive series at home.” Bangladesh Cricket Board Chief Executive Officer Nizam Uddin Chowdhury said, “We are delighted to support and collaborate with Emirates Cricket in the upcoming T20 series. I would like to thank Emirates Cricket for arranging the series at such short notice." He further said, “This series will be an important part for the Bangladesh team in the T20 World Cup. The UAE team has made great strides in recent times. We are all looking forward to a competitive and exciting series."