return to the team of three players
Mushfiqur Rahim, the main player of the team, is back. He did not play in the Test series against the West Indies in June. He was not in the team due to personal reasons. Now once again he is ready to show his batting and keeping. Taskin Ahmed was also ruled out of the first two ODIs against India due to injury. He has come into the team and Yasir Ali has also returned from injury. In this way all three have been included in the team.
Tamim Iqbal still out
Tamim Iqbal, who has been ruled out of the ODI series, has not been included in the squad for the first Test. Tamim Iqbal is currently troubled by a groin injury. He was dropped just before the start of the ODI series. Zakir Hasan, who has been performing consistently well in the home series, has got a place for the first time. He was also adjudged player of the match in the first unofficial Test match against India A. The first Test will start in Chittagong from 14 December and the second Test in Dhaka from 22 December. The hosts have already made a winning 2-0 lead in the ODI series.
Bangladesh squad for first test
Mahmudul Hasan Joy, Najmul Hasan Shanto, Mominul Haque, Yasir Ali Chowdhury, Mushfiqur Rahim, Shakib Al Hasan (c), Liton Das, Nurul Hasan, Mehidy Hasan Miraj, Taijul Islam, Taskin Ahmed, Syed Khalid Ahmed, Ebadat Hossain, Shoriful Islam Zakir Hassan, Rezaur Rahman Raja, Anamul Haque Bijoy.