Bangladesh have announced their squad for the ICC World Cup 2015. Mashrafe Mortaza will lead the team that features the regulars such as Shakib Al Hasan, Tamim Iqbal and Mushfiqur Rahim. Shakib has been named vice-captain of the team. The team also features youngsters such as Anamul Haque, Mominul Haque, Nasir Hossain, Sabbir Rahman among others.

Bangladesh during the 2007 ICC Cricket World Cup. Photo by Shiek Mohamed

Taskin Ahmed, the teenaged fast bowler has made the cut and will be playing alongside Al-Amin Hossain, Rubel Hossain and skipper Mashrafe. Taijul Islam and Arafat Sunny are the left-arm spinners in the squad along with Shakib. Abdur Razzak and Sohag Gazi were not named in the team.

Bangladesh squad: Mashrafe Mortaza (c), Tamim Iqbal, Anamul Haque, Mominul Haque, Shakib Al Hasan, Mahmudullah Riaz, Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), Nasir Hossain, Taijul Islam, Taskin Ahmed, Al-Amin Hossain, Rubel Hossain, Soumya Sarkar, Sabbir Rahman, Arafat Sunny.

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