Media Release : Bangladesh in New Zealand 2019: Shafiul included for ODIs, Ebadat for Tests

Shafiul included for ODIs, Ebadat for Tests

The Bangladesh Cricket Board has named the replacements for injured paceman Taskin Ahmed in the ODI and Test squads for the Tour of New Zealand 2019. Shafiul Islam has been included in the ODI team while fellow pacer Ebadat Hossain will join the Test side. Taskin, who had been originally named in both squads, has been ruled out of the series due to a lateral ligament injury to his left ankle:


Masrafe Bin Mortaza (Captain), Shakib Al Hasan (Vice Captain), Tamim Iqbal Khan, Litton Kumer Das, Soumya Sarker, Mushfiqur Rahim, Md Mithun, Mahmud Ullah, Shabbir Rahaman, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Mustafizur Rahman, Rubel Hossain, Md Shaifuddin, Nayeem Hasan, Shafiul Islam


Shakib Al Hasan (Captain), Mahmud Ullah (Vice Captain), Tamim Iqbal Khan, Shadman Islam, Mominul Haque, Md Mithun, Mushfiqur Rahim, Litton Kumer Das, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Taijul Islam, Mustafizur Rahman, Abu Jayed Rahi, Syed Khaled Ahmed, Nayeem Hasan, Ebadat Hossain


Match Dates Venues
1st ODI 13 February 2019 McLean Park, Napier
2nd ODI 16 February 2019 Hagley Oval, Christchurch
3rd ODI 20 February 2019 University of Otago Oval, Dunedin
1st Test 28 February – 04 March 2019 Seddon Park, Hamilton
2nd Test 08-12 March 2019 Basin Reserve, Wellington
3rd Test 16-20 March 2019 Hagley Oval, Christchurch