Shakib Al Hasan Named Captain As Bangladesh Announce Squad For The Event

Bangladesh, Shakib Al Hasan

Shakib Al Hasan has been chosen captain of Bangladesh for the forthcoming Asia Cup, New Zealand tri-sequence, and T20 Environment Cup.

The BCB introduced the choice this afternoon, placing an conclude to the ambiguity that has existed for the past couple weeks when the board notified Shakib that he had to pick out in between taking part in for Bangladesh and keeping his endorsement with a “betting firm.”

Shakib’s deal with Betwinner Information had been terminated.

Shakib Al Hasan. Computer-Getty

Shakib Al Hasan Has Replaced Nurul Hasan As The Captain

Nurul Hasan experienced replaced very long-time white-ball captain Mahmudullah in T20Is on Bangladesh’s earlier journey to Zimbabwe right before staying sidelined by a fractured finger.

Mosaddek Hossain captained the group in the remaining of 3 T20Is in Zimbabwe, which Bangladesh dropped 2-1. In addition, under Tamim Iqbal, Bangladesh shed the subsequent ODIs in Zimbabwe.

Shakib Al Hasan
Shakib Al Hasan. Credits: Bangladesh Cricket Board.

The BCB also verified a 17-male squad for the Asia Cup, which starts on August 27 in the UAE. Bangladesh experienced skipped the initial squad-naming day as the board resolved the Shakib sponsorship challenge. Bangladesh will contend in the Asia Cup principal spherical along with India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, and a qualifier. The qualifier’s id will be discovered in a qualifying tournament commencing on August 20.

The T20I tri-sequence in New Zealand, which consists of the hosts and Pakistan, commences on Oct 7 and will be Bangladesh’s ultimate option to prepare for the T20 Entire world Cup 2022, which will be held in Australia in October-November.

Bangladesh’s squad for the Asia Cup:

Shakib Al Hasan (capt), Anamul Haque, Mushfiqur Rahim, Afif Hossain, Mosaddek Hossain, Mahmudullah, Mahedi Hasan, Mohammad Saifuddin, Hasan Mahmud, Mustafizur Rahman, Nasum Ahmed, Sabbir Rahman, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Ebadot Hossain, Parvez Hossain Emon, Nurul Hasan Sohan, Taskin Ahmed

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