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Afghanistan announces squad for Bangladesh tour
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Afghanistan announces squad for Bangladesh tour

With the tour of Bangladesh not being far away, Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) have announced the squads for the solitary Test against Bangladesh as well as the T20I tri-series including Bangladesh and Zimbabwe. The one-off Test will commence from September 5, while the T20I tri-series will be played from September 14 to September 24.

The Test team includes 15 members and the shortest format team comprises of 17 players. Both the squads will be led by the rising spin sensation Rashid Khan who is pumped up to deliver strongly as the newly installed leader of the Afghan side. The 20-year old believes that his squad contains depth and quality to take down both Bangladesh and Zimbabwe as he is confident about his latest assignment.    

Test squad:

Rashid Khan (captain), Asghar Afghan, Mohammad Nabi, Ihsanullah Janat, Ibrahim Zadran, Rahmat Shah, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Ikram Alikhil, Zahir Khan, Javed Ahmadi, Sayed Shirzad, Yamin Ahmadzai, Afsar Zazai, Shapoor Zadran and Qais Ahmad

T20I squad:

Rashid Khan (captain), Asghar Afghan, Mohammad Nabi, Hazratullah Zazai, Najeeb Tarakai, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Sharafuddin Ashraf, Najibullah Zadran, Shahidullah Kamal, Karim Janat, Gulbadin Naib, Fareed Ahmad, Shafiqullah Shafaq, Fazal Niazai, Dawlat Zadran, Naveen-ul-Haq and Rahmanullah Gurbaz