Tigers leave for Chittagong; Mosaddek misses out
A 24-member Bangladesh squad has left for Chittagong for week-long conditioning camp in Chittagong. All-rounder Mosaddek Hossain is going to miss the camp due to eye injury. [বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ চট্টগ্রাম যেতে পারছেন না মোসাদ্দেক]
Mosaddek was struck by dust particles during practice session in Dhaka. Doctors have advised him for a five-day rest which means he will no longer be able to take part in Chittagong camp. He said, “Some hard dust particles hit me during practice session. Water is falling from eyes due to it.”
Shakib Al Hasan and Mehidy Hasan Miraz will miss the camp as they departed for West Indies to play Caribbean Premier League. Just recovering from dengue, Anamul Haque will also be out of the camp. Mohammad Saifuddin, Abul Hasan and Mukhtar Ali are not travelling as well. Nazmul Hossain Shanto, Sanjit Saha and U-19 off-spinner Naeem Hasan have joined the side.
The camp will begin on Saturday (August 5) morning. They will practice till August 7. August 8 will be a holiday for the players. A three-day practice match will be on August 9 to 11. The squad will return next day.
Squad for Chittagong camp: Mushfiqur Rahim, Tamim Iqbal, Imrul Kayes, Soumya Sarkar, Sabbir Rahman, Mahmudullah Riyad, Mominul Haque, Nasir Hossain, Nurul Hasan, Taijul Islam, Mustafizur Rahman, Kamrul Islam Rabbi, Rubel Hossain, Sunzamul Islam, Al-Amin Hossain, Shafiul Islam, Taskin Ahmed, Subashis Roy, Litton Das, Tanbir Hayder, Nazmul Hossain Shanto, Naeem Hasan, Sanjit Saha, Saqlain Sajib.
-Ruffin, Correspondent, bdcrictime.com