Sunzamul, Shuvagata included in Bangladesh’s ODI squad

Shuvagata has not played ODI cricket since October 2011

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Bangladesh have brought in uncapped left-arm spinner Sunzamul Islam and all-rounder Shuvagata Hom for the upcoming ODI series against Sri Lanka.

Sunzamul earned his call-up based on his excellent performance in domestic cricket, where he took 25 wickets in the recently concluded first-class competition.

As for Shuvagata, he has not played ODI cricket since October 2011, but he was drafted back into the side after scoring 265 runs, which included a hundred, and picking up 25 wickets in the first-class tournament.

Wicketkeeper Nurul Hasan retained his spot, as did all-rounder Mahmudullah despite reports saying that he would be axed.

The three-match ODI series between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh begins on March 25 in Dambulla.

Bangladesh ODI squad: Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar, Imrul Kayes, Mushfiqur Rahim, Shakib Al Hasan, Sabbir Rahman, Mahmudullah, Mosaddek Hossain, Mashrafe Mortaza, Mustafizur Rahman, Rubel Hossain, Taskin Ahmed, Subashis Roy, Sunzamul Islam, Shuvagata Hom, Nurul Hasan

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