Bangladesh have named quite a fresh squad for the upcoming Twenty20 International series against Sri Lanka.
Abu Jayed, Ariful Haque, Mahedi Hasan, Zakir Hasan and Afif Hossain have been roped in for the two T20Is with as many as seven players from the South Africa series missing the cut. Imrul Kayes, Liton Das, Mehidy Hasan, Shafiul Islam, Mominul Haque, Nasir Hossain and Taskin Ahmed are the ones to be left out from the side.
Bangladesh squad: Shakib Al Hasan (c), Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mahmudullah, Sabbir Rahman, Mustafizur Rahman, Rubel Hossain, Mohammad Saifuddin, Abu Hider, Abu Jayed, Ariful Haque, Mahedi Hasan, Zakir Hasan, Afif Hossain.
The T20I series gets underway on February 15 in Dhaka while the second game, scheduled for February 18, will take place in Sylhet.