NZ-SHOOTING-2NDLD-BANGLA - Bangladesh cricket team flees mosque shooting
Contributed by NAMPA / PTI.
Wellington, Mar 15 (AP) Members of the Bangladesh cricket team have described on social media their narrow escape from a mass shooting at a Christchurch mosque on New Zealand's South Island on Friday.
Players and members of the team's coaching staff were reportedly on their bus, approaching the Masjid Al Noor mosque in Hagley Park when the shooting broke out.
Opening batsman Tamim Iqbal tweeted "entire team got saved from active shooters. Frightening experience and please keep us in your prayers ...