Bangladesh call up uncapped spinner Nasum Ahmed for Zimbabwe T20 Is
Dhaka, March 5 (AFP): Bangladesh have actually called up uncapped left-arm spinner Nasum Ahmed for their 15- male team for the upcoming 2-match T20 I series versus Zimbabwe.
Wicketkeeper-batsman Mushfiqur Rahim and all-rounder Mohammad Saifuddin make a return to the team, however selectors overlooked batsmen Mohammad Mithun and Nazmul Hossain, and rate bowler Rubel Hossain.
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Mushfiqur avoided Bangladesh’s previous Twenty20 series in Pakistan over safety issues, while Saifuddin has actually run out action because July with a back injury.
Chief selector Minhajul Abedin stated they called up 25- years of age Ahmed as a back-up
“Nasum was always in our consideration since he did well in the last BPL,” he stated, describing the Bangladesh Premier League, the nation’s domestic T20 competition.
The 2 Twenty20 matches will be held at Dhaka’s Sher-e-Bangla National Arena on March 9 and 11.
Bangladesh beat Zimbabwe by an innings and 106 runs in a one-off Test, and are currently leading the 3-match one-day international series 2-0 after winning the first 2 matches by 169 runs and 4 runs respectively.
Team: Mahmudullah Riyad (Capt), Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar, Mohammad Naim, Liton Das, Mushfiqur Rahim, Afif Hossain, Mohammad Saifuddin, Mahadi Hasan, Aminul Islam, Mustafizur Rahman, Shafiul Islam, Al-Amin Hossain, Hasan Mahmud and Nasum Ahmed.