:: Peoples Time Online ::
The Bangladesh cricket Board on Saturday announced Bangladesh U-19 squad for the home series against visiting England U-19 team.
The England youth side is expected to arrive in the city tomorrow (Sunday) and travel to Cox’s Bazar on the same day.
The visiting side will start their Bangladesh campaign with a lone warm-up match against their Bangladesh counterpart schedule to be held on January 25 at Sheikh JKamal International Cricket Stadium (SKICS) before the lone youth T20 on January 27 at the same venue.
The English side will play three youth ODI on January 29, 31 and February 2 at SKICS.
After the ODI series, England cricket team will travel to Chattrogram where the visitors will take part in the first four-day match scheduled to be held on February 7-10 at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium.
The second and final four-dayer will be held on February 15-18 at the same venue.
The England cricket team will depart on February 19.
Squad: Akbar Ali (captain), Mohammad Prantik Nawrose, Tanzid Hasan, Mohammad Parvez Hossain, Mahmudul Hasan, Amite Hasan, Shamim Hossain (vice captain), Shahadat Hossain, Rakibul Hasan, Ashraful Islam Siam, Mohammad Rishad Hossain, Ruhel Ahmed, Mohammad Shahin Alom, Mohammad Mirttunjoy Chowdhury and Tanzim Hasan Sakib.
Stand Byes: Sajid Hossan Seam, Minhazur Rahman Mohanna, Mujakkir Hussain, Asadullah Hill Galib and Fazly Rabbi.