Bangladesh has declared its 15-part squad for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019.
The declaration was made by boss selectors Minhajul Abedin and Habibul Bashar in a question and answer session at Mirpur’s Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium on Tuesday.
Following New Zealand, Australia and India, Bangladesh is the fourth group to report its squad for the ICC Cricket World Cup in front of the April 23 due date.
Bangladesh is the seventh-positioned ODI group. They will play their first match against South Africa on June 2 at The Oval.
Squad: Mashrafe Mortaza (C), Tamim Iqbal, Mahmudullah, Mushfiqur Rahim, Shakib Al Hasan (VC), Soumya Sarkar, Liton Das, Sabbir Rahman, Mehidy Hasan, Mohammad Mithun, Rubel Hossain, Mustafizur Rahman, Mohammad Saifuddin, Mosaddek Hossain, Abu Jayed
The 31-year old every single rounder ha supplanted individual left-gave batsman, Mominul Haque, as the selectors kept confidence in the group that was whitewashed by a 3-0 edge in New Zealand. Tamim Iqbal is a programmed determination at the highest point of the request, however the southpaw has attempted to locate a perfect accomplice.
Liton Das, who can likewise bend over as a wicketkeeper batsman, battled in the New Zealand ODIs, winding up with three back to back scores of one. His batting normal of 19.53 after 27 matches has implied Bangladesh have frequently attempted to get a begin from their openers. Nonetheless, the selectors have endured with the skilled batsman in front of Imrul Kayes, who has the experience of including in past World Cups.
Shakib Al Hasan, who missed the New Zealand visit with finger damage, has been named as the bad habit skipper in the 15-man squad for the up and coming 2019 World Cup, booked to start on May 30 in England. The pro all-rounder supported the damage amid the last of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) and was administered out of the whole voyage through New Zealand. Subsequently, he was given the no-complaint declaration to play in the progressing Indian Premier League (IPL), however the every single rounder ha included in just a single amusement for the Sunrisers Hyderabad up until now.
The selectors haven’t rolled out any noteworthy improvements to the center request with both Soumya Sarkar and Sabbir Rahman verifying spots in the 15-man squad. Mohammad Mithun’s ongoing batting structure earned him a lady World Cup call. Mohammad Saifuddin and Mehidy Hasan likewise have gotten their lady World Cup call-ups. Them two convey offset to the side with their inside and out abilities.
Mashrafe Mortaza, the chief, playing in his fourth and likely last World Cup, features the pace bowling assault which additionally incorporates Mustafizur Rahman – in spite of the left-arm pacer presently being sidelined with a sprained lower leg, which thus should keep him out for no less than about fourteen days. Abu Jayed, principally utilized as a red-competitor, was picked in front of Taskin Ahmed, who missed the New Zealand visit with tendon damage. The 25-year old medium pacer has turned into a standard in Bangladesh’s Test designs yet will be yet to make his ODI debut.
Bangladesh will begin their arrangements for the uber competition on April 22 and the group is relied upon to leave for the United Kingdom in the primary seven day stretch of May. In front of the World Cup, they will be associated with a tri-arrangement in Ireland, with West Indies as the third group, before playing warm-up recreations against Pakistan and India.
The Bangla Tigers will by and by rely upon the experience of players like Tamim Iqbal, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mahmudullah alongside the two heads. The group had achieved the quarter-last phase of the masterpiece occasion without precedent for the 2015 competition in Australia and New Zealand before getting thumped out by India.
The Asians, since a long time ago thought about a frail connection in worldwide cricket, have made gigantic walks in the 50-over organization and are a hazardous group, equipped for causing an annoyed against the more settled sides in world cricket. A large portion of the players named in the squad were a piece of the group that made it to the semi-last if the ICC Champions Trophy in 2017, which was additionally held in England.