The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) announced a 20-player squad for the upcoming Bangladesh men team’s limited-overs tour of New Zealand.
Leading run-scorers of the Bangabandhu Bangladesh vs West Indies Cricket Series 2021, Tamim Iqbal Khan, Mustafizur Rahman, and Mahmudullah Riyad, are included in the squad. Mosaddek Hossain and Al Amin Hossain have made their comeback into the squad.
26-year old bowler Nasum Ahmed has received his maiden call-up in the team.
All-rounder Shakib Al Hasan has not been included in the squad as the player is still recovering from his thigh injury.
Bangladesh team is set to tour New Zealand for limited-overs series comprising three One Day Internationals and as many Twenty20 International matches starting next month.
The tour would start on March 20 and will last till April 1. All the matches would be held at different locations across New Zealand. The team would leave for New Zealand on February 23.
Bangladesh Squad: Tamim Iqbal Khan, Mosaddek Hossain, Najmul Hossain Shanto, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mohammad Mithun, Liton Kumar Das, Mahmudullah Riyad, Afif Hossain, Soumya Sarkar, Naim Sheikh, Taskin Ahmed, Al Amin Hossain, Shoriful Islam, Hasan Mahmud, Saifuddin, Mustafizur Rahman, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Mahedi Hasan, Rubel Hossain, Nasum Ahmed.
Bangladesh versus New Zealand Fixtures
|1st ODI||20.03.21||University of Otago Oval, Dunedin|
|2nd ODI||23.03.21||Hagley Oval, Christchurch|
|3rd ODI||26.03.21||Basin Reserve, Wellington|
|1st T20I||28.03.21||Seddon Park, Hamilton|
|2nd T20I||30.03.21||McLean Park, Napier|
|3rd T20I||01.04.21||Eden Park, Auckland|