NZ vs Bangladesh: Shakib Al Hasan ruled out, Martin Guptill makes comeback

Last Updated: Feb 09 2019 15:58

CRICKET- Bangladesh will miss its star batsman Shakib Al Hasan in the upcoming ODI series against New Zealand as he is still recovering from an injury sustained during a Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) match between his team Dhaka Dynamites and Comilla Victorians.

Meanwhile, New Zealand opener Martin Guptill is all set to return from a back injury and is part of the squad for Bangladesh ODI series.

“We’re delighted to have Martin back on the park for this series. He’s a world-class player and an integral part of our one-day side,” selector Gavin Larsen said in a statement.

New Zealand squad: Kane Williamson (captain), Todd Astle, Trent Boult, Colin de Grandhomme, Lockie Ferguson, Martin Guptill, Matt Henry, Tom Latham, Colin Munro, Jimmy Neesham, Henry Nicholls, Ross Taylor, Mitchell Santner, Tim Southee.