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Miraz, Taskin included in T20I squad for Windies series


Published : 30 Jun 2022 09:29 PM | Updated : 30 Jun 2022 09:29 PM

Bangladesh off-spinner Mehidy Hasan Miraz and pacer Taskin Ahmed have been included in the T20I squad for the upcoming three-match T20I series against West Indies.

Miraz is set to make a T20 international comeback after four years, however, he has been a regular in Tests and ODIs for Bangladesh.

Miraz was primarily included in the ODI squad after returning from the finger injury and now he has been included in the T20I squad as well.

Taskin Ahmed missed the two-Test series against West Indies, later he was added to the ODI and T20I squad after completing his rehabilitation.

Bangladesh were in a spot of bother following a few injuries of the T20I and ODI side. Mohammad Saifuddin and Yasir Ali and Shohidul Islam were ruled out of the tour with injuries.

Tigers are set to clash with West Indies in the first T20I on 2 July and the remaining matches will be played on 3 and 7 July respectively.

Bangladesh Squad: 

Mahmudullah Riyad(c), Munim Shahriar, Litton Das, Anamul Haque, Shakib Al Hasan, Afif Hossain, Mosaddek Hossain Saikat, Nurul Hasan Sohan, Mahedi Hasan, Mustafizur Rahman, Shoriful Islam,  Nasum Ahmed, Taskin Ahmed, Mehidy Hasan Miraz.