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U19 WC winners included in BCB XI against Zimbabwe

  • Published at 08:15 pm February 16th, 2020
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The match will give the Young Tigers a good opportunity to gain some experience against a Test playing nation

As many as six cricketers from the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup winning team have been named in the 13-member BCB XI side that will play a two-day warm-up game against visitors Zimbabwe at BKSP Ground 3 from Tuesday.

The match will give the Young Tigers a good opportunity to gain some experience against a Test playing nation.

Akbar Ali, Parvez Hossain Emon, Shoriful Islam, Shahadat Hossain and Tanzid Hasan Tamim are the six U19 cricketers named in the squad. Only pacer Shoriful has experience playing for a senior team, having previously played for the Bangladesh A team.   

Squad: Naim Sheikh, Parvez Hossain Emon, Mahmudul Hasan Joy, Akbar Ali, Al Amin(Jr.), Fardin Ani, Shoriful Islam, Sumon Khan, Makidul Islam Mugdho,  Aminul Islam Biplob, Rishad Ahmed, Shahadat Hossain, Tanzid Hasan Tamim