Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh: BCB set to rest star all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan for three-match ODI series in Colombo
Left-arm spinner Taijul Islam and top-order batsman Anamul Haque were also recalled to replace Shakib and batsman Liton Das, who has been rested for personal reasons
Bangladesh have dropped batsmen Sabbir Rahman and Anamul Haque from their 15-man squad for the Asia Cup in the United Arab Emirates next month, a cricket official said Thursday.
Tamim scored 84 off 93 balls as Bangladesh cruised to 171-2 in just 28.3 overs. The hosts earlier dispatched Zimbabwe for 170 as Shakib Al Hasan claimed 3-43.
Darren Sammy was among nine foreign cricketers who agreed to travel to Lahore for the PSL final as stringent security measures were put in place at the 25,000-capacity stadium.
Bangladesh opener Anamul Haque has welcomed the healthy competition among squad members for a place in the playing 11, insisting it will only enhance the performance of their cricket team.
Bangladesh have called up experienced Imrul Kayes to replace Anamul Haque who suffered a tournament-ending right shoulder injury in the six-wicket Word Cup win over Scotland in Nelson on Thursday.