Unbeaten century by Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim, together with Soumya Sarkar’s well-constructed 73, helped Bangladesh to pose their total 345 for seven, in the first warm-up match against Duke of Norfolk XI at the picturesque Arundel Castle Ground in West Sussex.
Earlier, Bangladesh Cricket Board XI have won the toss and chose to bat first against the hosts Duke of Norfolk XI.
Bangladesh cricket team are facing Duke of Norfolk XI at the picturesque Arundel Castle Ground in West Sussex as per as the part of their conditioning camp ahead of the forthcoming tri-nation series and ICC Champions Trophy 2017 in England.
Mushfiqur Rahim is leading the Tigers in today’s warm-up match as the regular captain Mashrafe returned to Bangladesh yesterday.
Alongside Mashrafe, Tamim Iqbal is not taking part in today’s first warm-up match. He has been suffering from back pain hence he decided not to participate in today’s match.
To be noted, Bangladesh will miss Shakib Al Hasan and Mustafizur Rahman as well due to they are yet to join with the team in the camp.
BCB XI: Soumya Sarkar, Imrul Kayes, Sabbir Rahman, Mahmudullah Riyad, Mushfiqur Rahim, Taskin Ahmed, Mosaddek Hossain Saikat, Mehedi Hasan Miraz,, Sanjamul Islam, Shafiul Islam, Rubel Hossain, Nurul Hasan Sohan, Nasir Hossain and Subashis Roy.
Source: Daily Sun, Dhaka, Bangladesh