Bangladesh Cricket Board announced a 16-member Test squad and a revised T20 squad for the upcoming India tour during a press conference in Mirpur today. Bangladesh will play a three-match T20 series followed by a two-match Test series against India, starting from November 3.
All-rounder Mahmudullah Riyad has been named the captain for the T20 side while the Test side will be led by Mominul Haque.
Bangladesh ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan was banned for two years from all forms of cricket, with one year of the sentence suspended ahead of the India tour. He admitted to all three charges of ICC’s Anti-Corruption Code.
T20I Squad: Taijul Islam, Mohammad Mithun, Liton Kumer Das, Soumya Sarker, Naim Sheikh, Mushfiqur Rahhim, Mahmudullah Riyad (cap), Afif Hossain, Mosaddek Hossain Saikat, Aminul Islam Biplob, Arafat Sunny, Abu Hider, Al-Amin Hossain, Mustafizur Rahman, Shafiul Islam.
Test Squad: Shadman Islam, Imrul Kayes, Saif Hassan, Mominul Haque (Cap), Liton Kumar, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mahmudullah Riyad, Mohammad Mithun, Mosaddek Hossain, Mehedi Hasan Miraz, Taijul Islam, Nayeen Hasan, Mustafizur Rahman, Al Amain Hossain, Abu Jayed, Ebadot Hossain.