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Mashrafe pace-specialist all-rounder

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Sports Reporter :
Chief Selector of BCB announced on Thursday the 15-member Bangladesh squad for the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy. Besides, four cricketers have been called as stand-bys. Sifuddin, who has been called as a stand-by, is basically a pace-specialist all-rounder. He has a few chances to play in the main squad.
A newsman asked Nannu, " Who will be act as the pace-specialist all-rounder in the matches of the ICC Champions Trophy?
Nannu replied that Mashrafe Bin Mortaza would be act as the pace-specialist all-rounder in the matches of the ICC Champions Trophy. Nannu also added that their Captain had the ability to perform as a pace-specialist all-rounder.
Mashrafe had the capability to act as an up to the mark pace-specialist all-rounder. But injuries broke the hope of Mashrafe. He underwent surgery in his right knee for seven times.
He bowled usually well and he sometimes shone with the willow. Minhajul Abedin Nannu is confident that Mashrafe will act as the pace-specialist all-rounder in the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy.
Mashrafe played 172 ODI matches and scored 1556 runs. He captured 225 wickets.

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