• World Cup 2015: Bangladesh 15-men Squad

    by  • January 5, 2015 • Cricket

    Bangladesh have announced their 15-men squad for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 to be held in Australia and New Zealand, starting from 14th February.

    The all-rounder Soumya Sarkar, who has played only a single ODI for his nation against Zimbabwe last month, has surprisingly included to the World Cup squad.

    Sarkar, 21, is the fourth-highest run-scorer in the Dhaka Premier League, scoring 615 runs at an average of 41 and claimed eight wickets.

    The right arm fast medium bowler Mashrafe Mortaza will lead the side following to a 5-0 win in his first ODI series in charge, while Shakib Al Hasan will retained as his deputy.

    Bangladesh Squad:

    Tamim Iqbal, Anamul Haque, Soumya Sarkar, Mominul Haque, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mahmudullah, Nasir Hossain, Sabbir Rahman, Mashrafe Mortaza (capt), Taskin Ahmed, Al-Amin Hossain, Rubel Hossain, Arafat Sunny, Taijul Islam