BCB to announce squad for tri-series and CT on April 19

Minhajul Abedin Nannu, the chief selector of Bangladesh national cricket team, revealed that they will announce the squad for the tri-nation series in Ireland and ICC Champions Trophy on April 19, having added that they will take some additional pacers, keeping the conditions in mind. [বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ চ্যাম্পিয়ন্স ট্রফি ও ত্রিদেশীয় সিরিজের দল ঘোষণা ১৯ এপ্রিল]


“We will declare Bangladesh squads for these two big tournaments on April 19. We will take some additional pace bowlers with the team. As it will be a longer tour, along with that, we have practice camp, so we have to keep them ready for these events,” he said.

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“The conditions in Ireland and England will be seam-friendly. Considering it in minds, we are focusing more on fast bowlers,” the selection panel chairman added on Wednesday.  “This time we will take some more additional players with the main contingent, where we will take extra pace bowlers and experienced batsmen,” Minhajul told reporters.

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In last ODI series in Sri Lanka, Bangladesh took five fast bowlers with the team. Pace prodigy Mustafizur Rahman, Taskin Ahmed, Subashis Roy and Rubel Hossain were remained with skipper Mashrafe Bin Mortaza in pacers’ department. But this time young pacer Mohammad Saifuddin alongside Shafiul Islam even Kamrul Islam Rabbi might be toured with the team.

– Jannatul Naym Pieal, Correspondent,

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