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Shakib-Taskin return as BCB announces squad for second Test





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Bangladesh announced a 20-member squad for the second Test against Pakistan which is set to begin on December 4.

Shakib al Hasan, who was ruled out of the first Test due to a hamstring injury has been named in the squad for the second Test match.

Shakib has undergone a fitness test on Monday, the management and selectors decided to include him after the all-rounder cleared the fitness test.

Apart from Shakib, pacer Taskin Ahmed has recovered from the finger injury and was included in the squad with opener Mohammad Naim called up in the Test squad for the first time.

Pakistan already took a 1-0 lead into the two-match Test series defeating Bangladesh by 8 wickets on Tuesday at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium.

Bangladesh will play their second Test against Pakistan from December 4-8 at the Mirpur Sher e Bangla Stadium, Dhaka.


Mominul Haque (Captain), Shadman Islam, Saif Hasan, Najmul Hossain Shanto, Mushfiqur Rahim, Shakib Al Hasan, Liton Das, Yasir Ali Rabbi, Nurul Hasan Sohan, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Taijul Islam, Taskin Ahmed, Ebadot Hossain Chowdhury, Abu Jayed Chowdhury Rahi, Nayeem Hasan, Mahmudul Hasan Joy, Rejaur Rahman Raja, Khaled Ahmed, Shohidul Islam, Mohammad Naim Sheikh.