Bangladesh announce squad for Pakistan T20Is
Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) have announced the squad for the upcoming three-match T20I series against Pakistan. which kicks-off next month. [Read in Bangla: পাকিস্তানের বিপক্ষে টি২০ সিরিজের জন্য বাংলাদেশ দল ঘোষণা]
Just a day after the final of the Bangabandhu Bangladesh Premier League (BPL), BCB have announced the T20I squad for the three-match series against Pakistan at their den. Mahmudullah Riyad will continue to lead the side in the absence of Shakib Al Hasan while Tamim Iqbal will be his deputy.
Tamim finally makes his return to the side after he opted to not tour India due to the birth of his second child. Imrul Kayes misses out due to injury while fast bowler Hasan Mahmud gets a maiden call-up in the side. Dhaka Platoons’ all-rounder Mahedi Hasan also gets an opportunity after his all-rounder performance in the recently concluded BPL.
SQUAD: Mahmud Ullah (Captain), Tamim Iqbal Khan, Soumya Sarkar, Naim Sheikh, Najmul Hossain Shanto, Litton Kumer Das, MD Mithun, Afif Hossain Dhrubo, Mahadi Hasan, Aminul Islam Biplob, Mustafizur Rahman, Shafiul Islam, Al-Amin Hossain, Rubel Hossain, Hasan Mahmud