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Covid-infected Bangladesh Cricket Staff All-rounder Shakib Al Hasan Out Of Sri Lanka Take a look at | Cricket Information

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Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Hasan examined constructive for Covid-19 on Tuesday and was dominated out of this week’s first Take a look at in opposition to , the nation’s cricket authorities mentioned.

Shakib returned from the USA on Tuesday and underwent a PCR and a fast antigen take a look at as a prerequisite for becoming a member of the crew forward of the sequence.

“Each assessments have returned constructive outcomes. He’ll now get well in self isolation and will probably be re-tested sooner or later. He has been dominated out of the primary Take a look at,” the Bangladesh Cricket Board mentioned in a press release.

Sri Lanka’s cricket crew is already in Bangladesh for the two-Take a look at sequence, starting on the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chittagong Might 15.

The second Take a look at will probably be held in Dhaka from Might 23 to 27.

Shakib additionally missed Bangladesh’s earlier Take a look at sequence in opposition to as a result of a household emergency.

Shakib was supposed to hitch the Bangladesh Take a look at squad on Wednesday, two days after the gamers began coaching in Chattogram on Monday.

Shakib’s unavailability is a significant blow to the house facet who’re already with out Mehidy Hasan Miraz and Taskin Ahmed, who weren’t picked up within the squad as a result of accidents.

Bangladesh had earlier named all-rounder Mosaddek Hossain as cowl for the injured Mehidy.


Shoriful Islam is within the Take a look at squad however his participation is topic to a health take a look at forward of the sport.

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It’s the fifth Take a look at that Shakib will miss since enjoying one in opposition to again in December final yr. He skipped the sequence as a result of private causes after which needed to miss the matches in opposition to South Africa as a result of sickness in his household.

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