Athletic

Tigers off to India

DHAKA, Feb 02, 2017 (BSS)- The Bangladesh national cricket team, led by Mushfiqur Rahim, off to for Hyderabad, India today (Thursday) to play one-off Test match against their Indian counterpart scheduled to be held on February 9-13 in Rajiv Gandhi Int'l Cricket Stadium.

Before the only Test, the Tigers will also play a lone two-day practice match against second string Indian side to be held on February 5-6 at Gymkhana Ground, Secunderabad.

Bangladesh team is expected to return home on February 14.

A 15-man Bangladesh squad: Mushfiqur Rahim (captain), Tamim Iqbal (vice captain), Imrul Kayes, Soumya Sarker, Mominul Hoque, Shabbir Rahaman, Mahmudullah, Shakib Al Hasan, Mehedi Hasan Miraz, Taijul Islam, Kamrul Islam Rabbi, Taskin Ahmed, Shubhasis Roy, Shafiul Islam and Litton Kumer Das.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)