Bangladesh New Cricket Team Captain – Bangladesh will be playing the T20 and tests without the captaincy of Shakib on this tour to India. Their all-rounder star has been banned for two years for not reporting the approach of bookies. Bangladesh Cricket will now be in their toughest phase without their star all-rounder who was also their captain in the test and the T20 International side.
Bangladesh Cricket Board has named a new captain for the upcoming tour of India. This tour will consist of 3 T20 International series without Shakib. This T20 International side will be led by Mahmudullah Riyad. The Bangla Tigers will also play the two test match series in which one will be a day-night test match at the iconic Eden Gardens. This test side will be led by Mominul Haque.
Bangladesh New Cricket Team Captain – Bangladesh Cricket Board has announced more changes in the T20 Squad. Mohammad Saifuddin has been ruled out due to his recurring back injuries. Abu Hider Rony is set to replace the injured Saifuddin. Tamim Iqbal will also not be participating on this tour to India. Iqbal has opted to be with his wife as the couple is expecting their second child soon. Mohammad Mithun has been named the replacement for Tamim Iqbal.
Bangladesh has also named the replacement of Shakib Al Hasan. Taijul Islam has been named as the replacement of the star all-rounder of Bangladesh. In the test squad, Bangladesh has added Saif Hassan, the 20-year-old uncapped batsman. Saif Hassan is a right-handed batsman who has played 36 first-class matches in which he has scored 2217 runs at an average of 46.18.
Al-Amin Hossain has also been drafted in the 15 man test squad. Al-Amin Hossain played his last test match against New Zealand and has now been included in the test side for Bangladesh. Ebadat Hossain has also found a place in the 15 member test squad. Ebadat played his last test match against New Zealand and was dropped after that.
Bangladesh New Cricket Team Captain – Taskin Ahmed will be replaced by Mustafizur Rahman in the test squad. Mushfiqur Rahim has quit wicket keeping in the test match to concentrate more on his batting and will now hand over his gloves to Liton Das, who is the first choice keeper for Bangladesh in test matches.
Bangladesh will be starting their tour to India from November 3rd, 2019 and this series will end after a day-night test match at the Eden Gardens on 26th November 2019.
Bangladesh’s T20 International squad – Bangladesh New Cricket Team Captain
Mahmudullah Riyad (captain), Soumya Sarkar, Mohammad Naim, Afif Hossain, Mosaddek Hossain, Animul Islam, Liton Das, Mushfiqur Rahim, Arafat Sunny, Al-Amin Hossain, Mustafizur Rahman, Shaiful Islam, Abu Hider Rony, Mohammad Mithun, Taijul Islam.
Bangladesh’s 15 member test squad – Bangladesh New Cricket Team Captain
Mominul Haque (captain), Shadman Islam, Imrul Kayes, Saif Hassan, Liton Das, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mahmudullah Riyad, Mohammad Mithun, Mossadek Hossain, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Taijul Islam, Nayeem Hasan, Mustafizur Rahman, Al-Amin Hossain, and Ebadat Hossain.
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