The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has announced a 21-member squad led by Mominul Haque ahead of the Test series against the Sri Lanka. Three new faces – Shariful Islam, Mukidul Islam and Shahidul Islam – have called in the team.
The final squad for this two-match Test series will be announced once the preliminary team arrives in Sri Lanka and plays an intra-squad practice game starting on April 17.The BCB finalized the preliminary squad for the Test series on Friday.
The first Test of the two-match series will start on April 21. The team will leave the country for Sri Lanka on Monday (April 12).
PRELIMINARY SQUAD: Mominul Haque, Liton Kumer Das, Md Mithun, Mushfiqur Rahim, Tamim Iqbal Khan, Shadman Islam, Abu Jayed Chowdhury Rahi, Taijul Islam, Najmul Hossain Shanto, Mehedi Hassan Miraz, Nayeem Hasan, Taskin Ahmed, Ebadot Hossain Chowdhury, Mohammed Saif Hassan, Yasir Ali Chowdhury, Shoriful Islam, Syed Khaled Ahmed, Mukidul Islam Mugdho, Shuvagata Hom Chowdhury, Shohidul Islam, Quazi Nurul Hasan Sohan