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U-19 Cricket Team

BCB announces 30 members new squad

 Sports Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 09:22 PM, 15 August 2022  

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The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has announced a preliminary squad of 30 members ahead of the U-19 World Cup in 2024. 

After 3 weeks of fitness and skill training on Monday, BCB reduced the 40-member squad to a 30-member preliminary squad.

Another skill camp will start in Mirpur from August 21 to 31 with this squad.

Later, they will be sent to Rajshahi for practice from September 1 to 10. They will play several preparatory matches there.

The new 30-member camp includes batsman Ariful Islam, who scored two centuries in the 2022 U-19 World Cup in Windies, and standby Jishan Alam.

The initial team of 30 members at a glance —

Opener: 

Jisan Alam (Narayanganj), Mohammad Ashikur Rahman Shibli (Faridpur), Chowdhury Mohammad Rizwan (Panchgarh), Mohammad Rijon Hossain (Tangail).

Middle Order:

Ariful Islam (Kishorganj), Shahriar Shakib (Jashore), Adil Bin Siddique (Wicketkeeper/Cumilla), Mohammad Sohag (Thakurgaon), Ahrar Amin (Dhaka), Mohammad Shihab James (Gaibandha), Mohammad Zakaria Islam Shanto (Dinajpur), Naeem Ahmed (Chapainawabganj), Ashraf Uddin Foyez (Narayanganj), Siam Hossain Dipu (Wicketkeeper/Khulna), Rifat Alam (Wicketkeeper/Cumilla).

Seamers:

Tanveer Ahmed (Kushtia), Mohammad Rohanat Daula Barshan (Nilphamari), Mohammad Iqbal Hossain Imon (Moulvibazar), Azad Promi (Kushtia), Mohammad Atiqur Hossain Shahria (Feni), Mohammad Akant Sheikh (Narail), Maruf Mridha (Munshiganj).

Spinners:

Parvez Rahman Jibon (Khulna), Wasi Siddiqui (Sirajganj), Mohammad Mustafizur Rahman (Brahmanabaria), Mazharul Haque Rupam (Lakshmipur), Mahfuzur Rahman Rabbi (Nayaranganj), Nurul Hasan Roman (Bagherhat), Mohammad Ashraful Hasan (Cumilla), Mohammad Rafiuzzaman (Thakurgaon).

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