Sunday, February 17, 2019 | ePaper
Bangladesh ODI Squad announced
The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) announced on Tuesday the 16-member Bangladesh ODI Squad for the upcoming three One Day International (ODI) matches against West Indies.
Nazmul Hossain Shanto, Abu Hider, Nazmul Islam Apu, Abu Jayed, Liton Kumar Das have been called in the squad.
'Cutter Boy' Mustafizur Rahman and dependable Anamul Hoque Bijoy have been included in the squad.
On the other hand, Imrul Kayes, Nasir Hossain, Mohammad Mithun, Abul Hasan Raju, Mohammad Saifuddin, Sanzamul Islam have been dropped from the squad.
Experienced Mashrafe Bin Mortaza will lead the ODI Squad, while ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan will assist him as his deputy.
The players, who have been chosen, are: Mashrafe Bin Mortaza (Captain), Shakib Al Hasan (Vice-Captain), Tamim Iqbal, Anamul Hoque Bijoy, Liton Kumar Das, Mushfiqur Rahim, Sabbir Rahman, Mahmudullah Riyad, Mosaddek Hossain, Nazmul Hossain Shanto, Mehidy Hassan Miraz, Nazmul Islam Apu, Rubel Hossain, Mustafizur Rahman, Abu Hider and Abu Jayed.
Bangladesh will take on West Indies in the first ODI at Guyana National Stadium in Guyana on July 22, Bangladesh will face West Indies in the second ODI at the same venue on July 25, the Tigers will meet the Caribbeans in the third ODI at Warner Park in Saint Kitts on July 28.
It may be mentioned that Bangladesh Test team are now staying at West Indies to play two Test matches against West Indies. The first Test match begins today.