BCB to announce Test squad on 19 August
Australia cricket team are all set to make a tour to Bangladesh for two-match Test series after long-awaited 11 years. Prior to the series beginner against the mighty Australia, Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) will announce, Bangladesh squad on 19 August. [বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ প্রথম টেস্টের দল ঘোষণা ১৯ আগস্ট]
Bangladesh Cricket Board’s management committee has confirmed it on Wednesday.
Bangladesh cricket team are currently playing a three-day practice match by dividing in two side’s among them. This match is being played as the part of the team. It has been learnt, this match will make an impact during the announcement of Test squad.
After coming back to Dhaka, coaching staff alongside selectors, captain and team management will seat in a meeting on 17 August. It may be happened on 18 August as well. It is learnt, the decision of the meeting will become as the outcome during squad announcement for the first Test match.
It can be mentioned, BCB will announce the squad of second Test match after only the end of the first Test match. Changes may be seen, if someone fail to prove his worth.
To be noted, Bangladesh will be featured in Two Test matches against Australia. First match of the series will be held in Dhaka from 27 August, while the other one is scheduled to begin in Chittagong from 4 September.