Are you eagerly anticipating the Asia Cup 2023? Well, get ready to cheer on the Bangladesh squad as they battle it out on the cricket field! In this article, we will provide you with all the essential information about the Bangladesh squad and their match schedule for the Asia Cup 2023. From their impressive winning record in previous tournaments to their upcoming fixtures, you’ll find everything you need to know right here. So, let’s dive in and explore the exciting world of Bangladesh cricket!
Bangladesh Squad For Asia Cup 2023
Bangladesh’s squad for the Asia Cup 2023 includes uncapped opener Tanzid Tamim and all-rounder Mahedi Hasan, who makes a comeback after being out of the ODI set-up since March 2021. Tanzid Tamim’s inclusion provides Bangladesh with a new opening option, alongside Litton Das. It will be interesting to see how this new opening combination performs in the tournament.
With the absence of veteran Mahmudullah, who has been a key player for Bangladesh in the middle order, it remains to be seen who will step up to provide stability and anchor that crucial position. The team will need someone to take charge and ensure that the middle order remains solid throughout the tournament.
Shakib Al Hasan and Mehidy Hasan Miraz provide a strong all-round combination for Bangladesh. Their performances will have a significant impact on the team’s success. They will not only contribute with their batting skills but also play an important role with their bowling abilities.
Mustafizur Rahman and Taskin Ahmed will lead the pace attack for Bangladesh in the Asia Cup. Their ability to take wickets and control run-scoring will be crucial for the team’s success in this tournament.
Nasum Ahmed and Mahedi Hasan are expected to be key spinners for Bangladesh. They will need to adapt quickly to the conditions in UAE and contribute effectively with their spin bowling skills.
Overall, Bangladesh’s squad for the Asia Cup seems well-balanced with options available in both batting and bowling departments. The performances of these players mentioned above will play a vital role in determining how far Bangladesh can go in this tournament.
Below is the complete Bangladesh squad for asia cup 2023 players list.
Shakib Al Hasan (c), Litton Das, Tanjid Hasan Tamim, Najmul Hossain Shanto, Towhid Hridoy, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Taskin Ahmed, Mustafizur Rahman, Hasan Mamhud, Mahedi Hasan, Nasum Ahmed, Shamim Hossain, Afif Hossain, Shoriful Islam, Ebadot Hossain, Mohammad Naim
Standby – Taijul Islam, Saif Hasan, Tanzim Hasan Sakib
Bangladesh Asia Cup Schedule 2023
Team Bangladesh will kick off their tournament journey on the 31st of August against Sri Lanka at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium in Pallekele. This match will undoubtedly set the tone for the rest of the tournament.
After the match against Sri Lanka, the Bangladesh team will travel to Lahore, Pakistan, where they will face Afghanistan on the 3rd of September. This match will be crucial for both teams as they aim to secure a spot in the next stage of the tournament.
|Date and Time||Match Details|
|Thu, Aug 31|
08:30 AM GMT | 02:00 PM LOCAL
|Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Match, Group B|
Asia Cup, 2023
Pallekele International Cricket Stadium, Pallekele
|Sun, Sep 03|
10:00 AM GMT | 03:00 PM LOCAL
|Bangladesh vs Afghanistan, 4th Match, Group B|
Asia Cup, 2023
Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore
Bangladesh’s Winning Record in Asia Cup
Take a look at the record of Bangladesh in the Asia Cup, they have been runners-up three times but have never won the title. Despite their efforts in 2012, 2016, and 2018, Bangladesh fell short of clinching the coveted championship. In 14 appearances throughout the history of the Asia Cup, they have come close to victory but ultimately faced defeat in the final stage. However, the team remains determined to secure their first title in the upcoming Asia Cup 2023.
Fans in Bangladesh will be able to enjoy Asia Cup live streaming on Gazi TV, T Sports & Rabbiteholebd platform which also provides access to all the pre and post-match discussions and player interviews to keep you engaged throughout the tournament.