Wicketkeeper Mushfiqur Rahim returns to the Bangladesh Test squad which can tackle Zimbabwe in a one-off match, the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) introduced on Sunday. Batsman Mahmudullah has been excluded whereas quick bowler Taskin Ahmed, who final performed a Test match in 2017, has discovered a spot within the 16-man squad.
Mushfiqur had opted out of Bangladesh’s tour of Pakistan citing safety considerations. Chief selector Minhajul Abedin’s feedback later which mentioned that Bangladesh will retain the identical squad for the Zimbabwe Test led to hypothesis as to whether or not Mushfiqur whereas discover a place within the workforce.
For Zimbabwe, Craig Ervine will lead them within the one-off Test that will probably be held in Dhaka ranging from February 22 to 26 as common captain Sean Williams will probably be along with his household for the start of his first baby. The Test match will probably be adopted by three ODIs on March 1, three and 6 and two T20Is on March 9 and 11.
Bangladesh Squad: Mominul Haque (c), Tamim Iqbal, Saif Hassan, Najmul Hossain, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mohammad Mithun, Liton Das, Taijul Islam, Abu Jayed, Nayeem Hasan, Ebadat Hossain, Taskin Ahmed, Mehidy Hasan, Mustafizur Rahman, Hasan Mahmud, Yasir Ali.