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Farhad to travel to Ireland alongside either Taskin or Shafiul

  • Published at 10:37 pm April 27th, 2019
Farhad
Doleshwar's Farhad Reza bowls during their DPL T20 semi-final against Prime Bank in Dhaka Dhaka Tribune/Md Manik

The chief BCB selector Minhajul Abedin Nannu said the decision to pick Farhad Reza and either one of Taskin Ahmed and Shafiul Islam was taken, bearing in mind the injuries of pace bowlers Rubel Hossain and Mustafizur Rahman

All-rounder Farhad Reza has been included in the Bangladesh squad for the tri-nation ODI series in Ireland as the 18th member.

Chief BCB selector Minhajul Abedin Nannu confirmed this to local news portal Jagonews24.com Saturday night.

Minhajul also said they are mulling selecting either one of pacemen Taskin Ahmed or Shafiul Islam for the tri-series against host Ireland and the West Indies.

Taskin and Shafiul will learn their fate Sunday following the board meeting.

The chief BCB selector said the decision to pick Farhad and either one of Taskin and Shafiul was taken, bearing in mind the injuries of pace bowlers Rubel Hossain and Mustafizur Rahman.

Squad

Mashrafe bin Mortaza (C), Shakib al Hasan (VC), Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar, Liton Das, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mahmudullah, Mohammad Mithun, Sabbir Rahman, Mosaddek Hossain, Mehedi Hasan Miraz, Saifuddin, Mustafizur Rahman, Rubel Hossain, Abu Jayed, Yasir Ali, Nayeem Hasan, Farhad Reza and Taskin Ahmed or Shafiul Islam