Pak vs Ban: Mushfiqur, Shakib to be included in Bangladesh Test squad, says report

Shakib-al-Hasan was ruled out of the T20 series against Pakistan due to injury

By Web Desk
November 22, 2021
Photo: ICC

After the conclusion of the three-match T20I series, Pakistan and Bangladesh will lock horns in two Test matches, scheduled to start from November 26.

As per a Bangladeshi media report, experienced players, Shakib-al-Hasan and Mushfiqur Rahim would be included in the Test squad. 

The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) will announce the squad today.

All-rounder Shakib-al-Hasan's injury ruled him out of the T20 series against Pakistan, while wicket-keeper batsman Mushfiqur Rahim was rested for the three-match T20 series.

Shakib is currently spending time with his family in the US and will arrive in Bangladesh on November 22.

Bangladesh and Pakistan squads will leave for Chittagong from Dhaka on Tuesday, November 23.

Pakistan and Bangladesh will clash against each other in the first Test at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chittagong on November 26.

Pakistan Test squad:

Babar Azam (captain), Mohammad Rizwan (vice-captain), Abdullah Shafique, Abid Ali, Azhar Ali, Bilal Asif, Faheem Ashraf, Fawad Alam, Hasan Ali, Imam-ul-Haq, Kamran Ghulam, Mohammad Abbas, Mohammad Nawaz, Naseem Shah, Nauman Ali, Sajid Khan, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Saud Shakeel, Shaheen Shah Afridi, and Zahid Mahmood.