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Shoriful gets maiden call for 1st Test against Sri Lanka

 Sports Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 04:15 PM, 20 April 2021   Updated: 04:45 PM, 20 April 2021

Shoriful gets maiden call for 1st Test against Sri Lanka

Shoriful gets maiden call for 1st Test against Sri Lanka

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has announced a squad for the first Test of the two-match series against Sri Lanka, uncaped Shoriful Islam got the maiden call in the 15-member squad, starting tomorrow.

The country's cricket governing body announced the squad in a press release on Tuesday. The match will start at the Pallekele Stadium in Kandy tomorrow at 10:30 am Bangladesh time, and will be telecast live on GTV and T Sports.

Bangladesh went to Sri Lanka with a preliminary 21-men squad. From there, six have been trimmed from the final squad for the first Test. They are Shahidul Islam, Shuvagata Hom, Nurul Hasan Sohan, Naeem Hasan, Syed Khaled Ahmed.

Squad for the first Test: Mominul Haque (C), Liton Das, Mohammad Mithun. Mushfiqur Rahim, Tamim Iqbal, Shadman Islam, Saif Hassan, Najmul Hossain Shanto, Yasir Ali Rabbi, Taijul Islam, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Abu Jayed Rahi, Taskin Ahmed, Ebadot Hossain, Shoriful Islam.

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