The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Thursday announced a 12-member BCB Eleven to play a three-day practice match against touring Zimbabwe from October 29-31 at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium here ahead of the two-match Test series including pacer Shahadat Hossain Razib.
The first of the two-match Test series against Zimbabwe will begin on November 3 at the Sylhet International Cricket Stadium while the 2nd Test will be held at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Mirpur on November 11-15.
BCB Eleven: Fazle Mahmud Rabbi, Mizanur Rahman, Nazmul Hossain Shanta, Zakir Hossain, Mosaddek Hossain Saikat, Ariful Islam, Afif Hossain, Nurul Hasan Shohan, Ebadat Hossain, Abu Hider Rony, Rubel Hossain and Shahadat Hossain Razib.
The BCB also announced a 15-member squad on Thursday for the two-match Test series against Zimbabwe naming all-rounder Mahmudullah Riyad as captain in absence of injury grabbed regular captain Shakib Al Hasan.
Bangladesh Test squad : Mahmud Ullah (Captain), Imrul Kayes, Litton Kumer Das, Mominul Haque, Nazmul Hossain Shanto, Mushfiqur Rahim, Ariful Haque, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Taijul Islam, Abu Jayed Chowdhury Rahi, Shafiul Islam, Mustafizur Rahman, Mohammad Mithun, Khaled Ahmed and Nazmul Islam Apu.