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BCB announces three separate squads for Zimbabwe series

 Sports Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 04:16 PM, 23 June 2021   Updated: 05:13 PM, 23 June 2021

BCB announces separate squads for Zimbabwe series

BCB announces separate squads for Zimbabwe series

The Bangladesh cricket team will travel to Zimbabwe later this month to play the full series. The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has announced separate squads for across formats of the tour. 

Shamim Hossain Patwari has got the maiden call in the T20I squad. Besides, Shakib Al Hasan has been included in all three formats. However, Mushfiqur Rahim will not play in the T20 series.

Nurul Hasan Sohan making the cut in every format who donned the national team jersey last time in 2018 when Bangladesh toured West Indies for a Test series. The wicket-keeper batsman so far played three Tests, two ODIs and nine T20Is for Bangladesh.

Sohan donned the national team jersey last time in 2018 when Bangladesh toured West Indies for a Test series. The wicket-keeper batsman so far played three Tests, two ODIs and nine T20Is for Bangladesh.

Earlier, the Zimbabwe Cricket Board released the full schedule of the upcoming tour of the Bangladesh cricket team. The Tigers will play lone Test, three ODIs, and three T20Is in this tour. The tour will start on July 7 with a test match.

According to the Zimbabwe Cricket Board, three ODIs will take place on July 16, 18, and 20, respectively while the T20s will be played on July 23, 25, and 26, respectively. All matches will be played at Harare Sports Club Cricket field.

Apart from this, Bangladesh will play a two-day warm-up match on July 3 and 4 before the Test. Then there will be a one-day warm-up match on July 14 before the ODI series. 

All the matches will be in the daylight. ODIs and Test matches will be played from 1.30 pm (Bangladesh Time). And T20s will start at 4:30 pm (Bangladesh Time). 

Test squad:

Mominul Haque (captain), Tamim Iqbal, Sadman Islam, Saif Hassan, Nazmul Hossain Shanto, Mushfiqur Rahim, Shakib Al Hasan, Liton Das, Yasir Ali, Nurul Hasan Sohan, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Taizul Islam, Naeem Hasan, Abu Zayed Chowdhury Rahi, Taskin Ahmed, Ebadat Hossain, Shoriful Islam.

ODI squad:

Tamim Iqbal (captain), Naim Sheikh, Mushfiqur Rahim, Shakib Al Hasan, Liton Das, Mahmudullah Riyad, Mosaddek Hossain Saikat, Mohammad Mithun, Afif Hossain, Nurul Hasan Sohan, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Taizul Islam, Saif Uddin, Mustafizur Rahman, Taskin Ahmed, Rubel Hossain, Shoriful Islam.

T20 squad:

Mahmudullah Riyad (captain), Tamim Iqbal, Naim Sheikh, Shakib Al Hasan, Liton Das, Soumya Sarkar, Afif Hossain, Shamim Hossain, Nurul Hasan Sohan, Nasum Ahmed, Mahedi Sheikh, Aminul Islam Biplob, Saif Uddin, Mustafizur Rahman, Taskin Ahmed , Shoriful Islam.

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