BCB recently announced Bangladesh revealed team squad for upcoming T20 matches. The team consists of fifteen players and among them eleven will be selected in match day.
After vanquished in ODI series against Black Caps, the Tigers will go for their next mission against the same opponent and this time they are going to play a short form cricket T20 series which will start in next 3rd January, 2017. The T20 series consists of three matches.
In last December, 2016, team Bangladesh has moved to New Zealand due to play a complete series including ODI, T20 and Test. They have started the tour with ODI series. But before finally being here, they travelled to Australia and stayed there for a week to adapt the environment.
Because, the environment of Australia and New Zealand is somewhat alike and being adapt it, they could play good in New Zealand. The Tigers also played couple of warm up matches there in Australia and New Zealand before starting the main event.
But, the preparations were not sufficient enough and so, they have already lost the ODI series which was so pathetic. In last time, this two teams played in Bangladesh where the Black Caps visited Bangladesh then. The Tigers won that series and now they lost.
So, they are planning to about turn in T20 series and desperate to do their best. In that case, BCB has replaced a couple of players in their team squad. Soumya Sarkar who was deducted in ODI due to bad performance, has come to the list again. Besides, Taijul and Shuvagata Hom are also in the list. Here we present their fifteen men team squad below.
Bangladesh revealed team squad :
Mashrafe Mortaza (Captain), Taskin Ahmed, Shuvagata Hom, Rubel Hossain, Taijul Islam, Mahmudullah, Sabbir Rahman, Soumya Sarkar, Shakib Al Hasan (VC), Mosaddek Hossain, Imrul Kayes, Subashis Roy, Nurul Hasan (WK), Mustafizur Rahman, Tamim Iqbal.
After a complete defeat, the Tigers are determined to give their best in upcoming T20 series but the fans of the teams expected a challenging ODI match from them and they failed. Now, hope for better future and according to the team squad, the Tigers has the ability to defeat Black Caps. in T20 as well.