Bangladesh Test squad leave for Zimbabwe

Sun Online Desk

29th June, 2021 10:54:33 AM printer

Bangladesh Test squad leave for Zimbabwe

A 18-member Bangladesh test squad left Dhaka for Zimbabwe early Tuesday by a Qatar Airways flight to play a one Test, three ODIs, and as many T20Is there.

The series will start on July 7 with the Test; all matches will take place at Harare Sports Club.

The players who will play ODIs and T20Is will leave Dhaka on July 9 and the ones who will only play T20Is will leave Dhaka on July 16.

Shakib Al Hasan, who will represent Bangladesh in every format in the series, will leave for Zimbabwe from the US.

Bangladesh team will not have to undergo any special quarantine after arriving in Zimbabwe. They will be allowed to join practice session immediately.

For this series, Bangladesh selectors brought Nurul Hasan Sohan back to all three formats of the game after a gap of three years; Shamim Hossain is a new face in the T20Is.

Bangladesh's T20I captain Mahmudullah Riyad has also been added to the Test squad.


Bangladesh Test squad

Muminul Haque (captain), Tamim Iqbal, Shdman Islam, Saif Hassan, Nazmul Hossain Shanto, Mushfiqur Rahim, Shakib Al Hasan, Liton Das, Mahmudullah Riyad, Yasir Ali, Nurul Hasan Sohan, Mehedy Hasan Miraz, Taizul Islam, Nayeem Hasan, Abu Jayed Rahi, Taskin Ahmed, Ebadot Hossain and Shoriful Islam

In: Shakib Al Hasan, Nurul Hasan Sohan and Naeem Hasan, Mahmudullah Riyad

Out: Mohammad Mithun