Asia Cup 2023, This season will feature six teams. (India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Afghanistan, and Nepal). Asia cup is scheduled from September 2 to September 17. However, there are concerns over the venue, as BCCI has declined to send Indian players to Pakistan. Before the Asia cup Bangladesh has gone through many changes, first Tamim was ruled out due to back injury and after a long injury. Now, Ebadot Hussain has been dropped from the list due to his knee injury. Tanzid Hasan received his first call-up to the national team. He has chosen to replace Ebadot Hussain. The Bangladesh Cricket Board announced a 17-member squad for the Asia Cup.
Bangladesh Squad in Asia Cup 2023
Shakib Al Hasan (c), Litton Das, Najmul Hossain Shanto, Towhid Hridoy, Mushfiqur Rahim, Afif Hossain, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Taskin Ahmed, Hasan Mahmud, Mustafizur Rahman, Shoriful Islam, Nasum Ahmed, Mahedi Hasan, Mohammad Naim, Shamim Hossain, Tanzid Hasan, and Tanzim Hasan.
- Team director – Khaled Mahmud
- Team manager – Nafees Iqbal
- Head coach – Chandika Hathurusingha
- Assistant coach – Nic Pothas
- Spin bowling coach – Rangana Herath
- Fast bowling coach – Allan Donald
- Fielding coach – Shane McDermott
- Strength and conditioning coach – Nick Lee
- Physiotherapist – Mujadded Sunny
- Performance analyst – Shrinivas Chandrasekaran
Shakib Al Hasan
Shakib Al Hasan is leading the charge of Bangladesh team in Asia Cup 2023. Shakib Al Hasan is a left-handed batsman and best available all-rounder in Bangladesh. Hasan is also a very experienced captain. He has also performed very well this year in ODIs. Fans are hoping a lot from him.