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Bd includes uncapped shahid in their test squad 491 views
Bangladesh board includes fast bowler shahid in their test crew for the upcoming test series against Pakistan.it would be his debut match .the news was announce on Saturday in a press release.
The young right arm fast medium bowler performed exceptionally well in first class cricket recently and would be the third person to make his debut in test cricket along with Litton das and soumyasarkar.He took 56 wickets in his first class career so far.
Das was included in Bangladesh t20 squad for the match against Pakistan but could not manage to make a place in the playing eleven . And sarkar has already made a blustering start to his career in the last ODI against Pakistan recently.
The new players are rewarded for their impressive performances in international and first class cricket.one of the chief selector of BD board was quoted as”shahid is strong boy who is capable of bowling long spells and has been a frequent performer in the domestic cricket of Bangladesh”.
Litton has scored heavily in the last two domestic seasons and proved himself to be a competitive player,which is enough to select him in as a national representative.this was said by FaruqueAhamd “the chief selector of Bangladesh cricket board”
Mushfiqur Rahim will lead the team in the 2 matches test series against Pakistan and players are hoping to continue their winning momentum against their opponents, as they have whitewashed them in ODI and T20 series.
The first test starts at the Sheikh Abu Naser Stadium in Khulna on Tuesday 28th April 2015,according to the officially planned schedule.