| 30 Aug 2019, 00:00 | Update : 30 Aug 2019, 18:43
The test squad for the lone test match against Afghanistan has been announced. The 35-member primary squad was declared earlier. After completing several days camping that squad took part in a practice match divided into two teams (Red-Green) on Friday.
Besides, selectors have eyes on the four-day match between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka emerging teams. Considering all they have announced the team.
On Friday when the match was going on between Red and Green teams the selectors held a meeting with Head Coach Russell Domingo and Test Captain Shakib Al Hasan.
After that Bangladesh Cricket Board announced the 15-member team in a notice at around 4:45 pm.
Pacer Mustafizur Rahman is not included in the 15-member team. Taskin Ahmed has returned into the squad after long period. There are the names of Ebadot Hossain and Abu Jayed Rahi.
The 15-member team
Shakib Al Hasan (Captain), Soumya Sarkar, Shadman Islam, Mominul Haque, Mushfiqur Rahim, Liton Kumar Das, Mahmudullah Riyad, Mohammad Mithun, Mosaddek Hossain, Mehedi Hasan Miraz, Taijul Islam, Nayeem Hasan, Abu Jayed, Taskin Ahmed and Ebadot Hossain.