The conditioning camp of the Tigers primary squad for the upcoming home series against New Zealand is going to start in Tuesday. Six players of the primary squad will be absent tomorrow because of shifting the premier league’s match between Abahoni and Sheikh Jamal.
These six players are Mushfiqur Rahim, Abdur Razzak, Jahurul Islam, Elias Sunny of Sheikh Jamal and pacer Al- Amin of Abahoni.
New Zealand cricket team will also come in Bangladesh tomorrow. The touring party will fly off to the first test venue Chittagong several days later. In 2010 – 2011 season tigers whitewashed NZ 4 – 0. The primary squad of the home team will go to Chittagong in 3rd October.
Kiwi captain Brendon McCullum, opening batsman Hamish Ratherford, pacer Neel Wagnar will join the team after finishing the Champion’s League matches for Otago Volts in India.
Both teams will play a three day preparation match in M.A. Aziz stadium 4th of October. The first test will be held in 9th of October in Johur Ahmed Chowdhury stadium in Chittagong. BCB have already announced a 14 member Bangladesh team for the preparation match.
Bangladesh Preliminary Squad –
Mushfiqur Rahim, Mahmud Ullah, Anamul Haque, Tamim Iqbal, Shakib Al Hasan, Nasir Hossain, Mohammad Elias, Ziaur Rahman, Masrafe Bin Mortaza, Jahurul Islam, Shafiul Islam, Abdur Razzak, Naeem Islam, Sohag Gazi, Rubel Hossain, Mominul Hoque, Shamsur Rahman, Marshall Ayub, Robiul Islam, Farhad Reza, Mehrab Hossain, Sajedul Islam, Al Amin, Enamul Hoque (Jr.), Souyma Sarker, Sabbir Rahman, Muktar Ali, Nur Hossain
BCB XI Three-Day Match against New Zealand at MA Aziz Stadium, Chittagong (04-06 Oct.) –
Mahmud Ullah, Anamul Haque, Ziaur Rahman, Jahurul Islam, Naeem Islam, Mominul Hoque, Shamsur Rahman, Marshall Ayub, Farhad Reza, Mehrab Hossain, Sajedul Islam, Souyma Sarker, Muktar Ali, Nur Hossain