Sports Correspondent: Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) announced the squad for the upcoming ICC World Twenty20 to be held in India from March 8 to April 3.
Masrafe Bin Mortaza will lead the Tigers’ while world famed all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan assist him as vice captain.
Mohammad Mithun and Nurul Hasan Sohan have been included in the squad as wicketkeepers along with Mushfiqur Rahim, the Test skipper for Bangladesh.
All-rounder Nasir Hossain back in the squad after being rested in a series and Arafat Sunny will accompany Shakib as spinner.
New inclusion Abu Hider Rony will enrich the pace department along with skipper Mashrafe Bin Mortaza and youngster Taskin Ahmed.
Opener Imrul Kayes, middle order batsman Shuvagata Hom, new comer Muktar Ali and Kamrul Hasan Rabbi named as stand by player.
Bangladesh squad: Masrafe Bin Mortaza (Captain), Shakib Al Hasan (Vice Captain), Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarker, Mohammad Mithun, Mahmudullah Riyad, Mushfiqur Rahim, Shabbir Rahaman, Nasir Hossain, Mustafizur Rahman, Al Amin Hossain, Taskin Ahmed, Arafat Sunny, Abu Haider Rony and Nurul Hasan Sohan.
Stand by: Imrul Kayes, Kamrul Islam Rabbi, Shuvagata Hom Chowdhury and Mukhtar Ali.
Newsbd71/AR/February 05, 2015