Mithun to captain robust Bangladesh A towards India A
Bangladesh A have named a robust 14-player squad that includes 10 Take a look at gamers for the primary four-day apply recreation towards India A in Cox’s Bazaar from November 29 to December 2.
Prime-order batter Mohammad Mithun will lead the facet that has Taskin Ahmed, Shoriful Islam, Shadman Islam, Mosaddek Hossain, Mahmudul Hasan, Nazmul Hossain and former Take a look at skipper Mominul Haque.
“We have picked many Test cricketers in our ‘A’ squad as we want to prepare for the upcoming two-match Test series against India through these four-day games,” BCB chief selector Minhajul Abedin, advised Cricbuzz.
Bangladesh’s batting coach Jamie Siddons would be the head coach of Bangladesh A for the 2 four-day video games in Cox’s Bazaar and Sylhet.
“Siddons will be guiding the ‘A’ team as there are many Test probables in the squad. After completing his stint he will join the Bangladesh team for the remainder of the India series,” a BCB official advised Cricbuzz on Friday.
With the ODI collection between India and Bangladesh set to be performed from December 4-10, Siddons will miss the collection and can be part of the Take a look at squad after the apply video games.
BCB haven’t but named the squad for the second four-day match from December 6-9 in Sylhet as Najmul Hossain will depart for the ODI collection after enjoying the primary match.
The primary Take a look at might be performed from December 14-18 in Chattogram, which may even host the third ODI. The second Take a look at might be held from December 22-26 in Dhaka. Each the matches might be a part of World Take a look at Championship.
A lot of the India A squad members, captained by Bengal opener Abhimanyu Easwaran, have reached Cox’s Bazaar on Friday morning. Cheteshwar Pujara, KS Bharat and Umesh Yadav are a part of the squad for the second recreation.
Bangladesh A squad for 1st four-day recreation: Shadman Islam, Mahmudul Hasan Pleasure, Mominul Haque, Mohammad Mithun(C), Najmul Hossain Shanto, Tawhid Hridoy, Mosaddek Hossain Saikat, Zakir Ali Anik, Nayeem Hassan, Taijul Islam, Shoriful Islam, Rejaur Rahman Raja, Syed Khaled Ahmed, Sumon Khan.