Bangladesh announces squad for first two ODI against England

Al Amin Hossain gets a call, so does his supposed replacement Shafiul Islam. Taijul Islam and Rubel Hossain are the ones who will have to sit through the first two ODIs against England. Mosharrof Rubel and Mosaddek Hossain takes their place among the squad as a reward for their performance against Afghanistan.

Spin used to be the strength in Bangladesh bowling attack. But surprisingly the pace attacks fronted by Mustafizur, Mashrafe, Taskin, Rubel have dominated in the past home series. But the in the absence of currently the main strike bowler Mustafiz and the dip in form from Rubel the selectors elected to give a shot to Al Amin and Shafiul.

If slow wicket becomes an issue like the Afghanistan series we have appropriate spin attacks comprising of Shakib Al Hasab, Mosaddek and Mosharrof which should cause enough trouble for England in this conditions. The full Bangladesh 14 man squad for the upcoming two ODIs against England are as follows: