Four senior star cricketers expressed disappointment upon Mominul’s exlcusion

"Mominul is a one of a kind player," says PaponThe Australia Cricket team has finally arrived in Bangladesh after all the drama that happened between two respective boards. The drama seems continuing even after the arrival of the visiting team and now the new topic is all about Mominul. [বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ তাঁরাও ছিলেন হতাশ]

Despite being titled as the Test specialist batsman, Mominul Haque wasn’t selected as a member of the 14-member squad that was initially announced.

However, after Mosaddek Hossain’s eye injury he finally got a scope to be into the squad for the first Test.

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Removing Mominul from the squad wasn’t accepted by many people including the four key roles of the national team Shakib Al Hasan, Tamim Iqbal, Mashrafe Bin Mortaza and Mushfiqur Rahim.

It is reported after the announcement was made for the first Test squad, all of them expressed their disappointment to the BCB president Nazmul Hassan Papon.

A meeting took place in the board President’s home with the four senior cricketers to discuss the weal and woe of Bangladesh Cricket.

On that meeting Mashrafe Bin Mortaza along with other players said they were actually not happy with the squad for the upcoming series.

Even though he might not be a part of the main squad but still he should have been on the 14 men list for his experience on Test cricket as thought by senior cricketers.

Meanwhile, it was knows that the BCB president couldn’t take the matter properly.

Nazmul Hassan spoke to the selectors and now finally after Mosaddek’s injury Mominul Haque was included on the squad.

Sakib Ahmed