Soumya Sarkar has been brought in as the replacement for injured allrounder Shakib Al Hasan in the Bangladesh squad for the second Test against the West Indies, Bangladesh Cricket Board said on Tuesday(9).
“The left-hander will join the squad’s training on Wednesday.” a BCB release said.
Shakib was ruled out after failing to recover from an injury sustained during the first Test against the West Indies.
The second Test gets underway at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Mirpur on 11 February.
Windies lead the series 1-0 after winning the first Test by 3 wickets.