4 October 2010
Medium pacer Nazmul Hossain has been added to the 14-man Bangladesh squad as injury cover to fast bowlers Rubel Hossain and Shafiul Islam. Both Shafiul and Rubel are in doubt for the first of the 5-match Micromax ODI series due to start tomorrow at Mirpur Sher E Bangla Stadium.
Bangladesh skipper Mashrafe Mortaza is also suffering from back pain but has been cleared for play the first ODI. Injury remains a major concern for the Tigers ahead of the ODI series after dashing left handed opener Tamim Iqbal was ruled out of the series due to an operation on left hand.
Bangladesh squad : Mashrafe Mortaza (C), Shakib Al Hasan (VC), Mushfiqur Rahim, Raqibul Hasan, Jahurul Islam, Nayeem Islam, Abdur Razzak, Mahmudullah Riyad, Shahriar Nafees, Imrul Kayes, Zunaed Siddique, Md. Sohrawardi, Rubel Hossain, Shafiul Islam and Nazmul Hossain.