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Bangladesh relaxation Mahmudullah for Eire ODIs

The Bangladesh selectors have rested Mahmudullah for the primary two ODIs in opposition to Eire, saying that they need to see different gamers given an opportunity on the highest stage. Mahmudullah, a veteran of 218 ODIs who has retired from Checks and is now not a part of Bangladesh’s T20I plans, scored 71 runs within the three ODIs in opposition to England earlier this month.

“Mahmudullah is rested. We’ve got given the others a platform to do nicely on the highest stage. Zakir has been doing nicely. Shoriful is returning on account of his full health. That is really the simplest time to see everybody’s kind in a World Cup 12 months,” BCB chief selector Minhajul Abedin mentioned.

The selectors have additionally dropped Shamim Hossain and Taijul Islam from the squad, bringing within the batters Zakir Hasan and Yasir Ali, the left-arm spinner Nasum Ahmed and left-arm fast Shoriful Islam.

Zakir made a debut Check hundred in opposition to India whereas Yasir has been within the white-ball setup since early 2022. Nasum is a like-for-like substitute for Taijul, whereas Shoriful Islam could possibly be included to cowl for a barely off kind Mustafizur Rahman.

Tamim Iqbal will lead the facet with Shakib Al Hasan and Mushfiqur Rahim among the many seniors. Litton Das and Najmul Hossain Shanto will bat within the high order with Tamim, however there’s competitors for middle-order locations. Afif Hossain, Towhid Hridoy and Yasir will all be competing for one or two spots.

Taskin Ahmed will lead the tempo assault with two out of Hasan Mahmud, Ebadot Hossain and Shoriful prone to be picked. Mehidy Hasan Miraz will probably be handly along with his offspin and batting at No 8, leaving Nasum Ahmed because the backup spin possibility in his hometown Sylhet.

Eire have already arrived in Sylhet on Sunday. They’ll play a observe match on March 15, earlier than the ODI sequence will probably be held in the identical venue, Sylhet, on March 18, 20 and 23.

IN: Yasir Ali, Nasum Ahmed, Shoriful Islam, Zakir Hasan

OUT: Shamim Hossain, Taijul Islam, Mahmudullah

Bangladesh squad: Tamim Iqbal (capt), Litton Das, Najmul Hossain Shanto, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim, Afif Hossain, Yasir Ali, Towhid Hridoy, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Nasum Ahmed, Taskin Ahmed, Ebadot Hossain, Mustafizur Rahman, Hasan Mahmud, Shoriful Islam, Zakir Hasan



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