BCB announces preliminary squad for India and Sri Lanka tour
Sports Correspondent: The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Monday announced a 30-member preliminary squad for the tours of India and Sri Lanka 2017.
The squad was announced through a media release early Sunday.
Bangladesh will play a lone Test in Hyderabad from 9-13 February which will be their maiden Test in Indian soil.
Bangladesh will tour to Sri Lanka in March and will play two Tests, three One Day Internationals and another two-match T20I series.
Preliminary Squad for Tours of India and Sri Lanka 2017:
Abdul Majid, Anamul Hoque Bijoy, Al Amin Hossain, Alauddin Babu, Ebadot Hossain, Imrul Kayes, Kamrul Islam Rabbi, Litton Kumar Das, Mahmudullah Riyad, Mashrafe Bin Mortaza, Mehedi Hassan Miraz, Mominul Haque, Mehedi Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mustafizur Rahman, Mosaddek Hossain, Nasir Hossain, Nazmul Hossain Shanto, Nurul Hasan, Rubel Hossain, Shafiul Islam, Shakib Al Hasan, Subhashis Roy, Shuvagata Hom, Soumya Sarkar, Sabbir Rahman, Taijul Islam, Taskin Ahmed, Tamim Iqbal and Tanbir Hayder.
The Bangladesh national team will return home from their New Zealand tour on 26 January, and leave for leave for India after a short break on the first of February.