England announce their test and one day squads for the tour of Bangladesh

England have finally their squads for test and one days for the upcoming tour of Bangladesh next month after a security issues that led to a delay in the final selection.The management did give players to decide whether to go ahead with the tour or not after repeated assurances and positive feedback given by security experts who came from Bangladesh. Eoin Morgan who is the captain for England in the one day format opted out of the tour due to past incidents that stopped him to take part in the trip to Bangladesh. Alex Hales also became the second player behind Morgan not to tour the county citing security issues.

England have named some newcomers in the squad as they have picked Ben Duckett who have shown tremendous performances for the England Lions in all formats and continued his rich form in domestic circuit playing for Northamptonshire.Haseeb Hameed has also been picked for the tour as the young opener has scored heavily this season for Lancashire.The young batsman has impressed all the cricket pundits due to his immense composure and hunger to score big runs.The spin option in the squad also has surprises as off spinner Gareth Batty has been recalled into the side after playing his last test for England over a decade ago.He has performed well this season taking over 40 wickets for Surrey in County Championship Division One.Left arm orthodox spinner Zafar Ansari is also picked for the tour to subcontinent after performing well for his county side Surrey.

The last minute pull out by Eoin Morgan meant that Jos Butler has been named the captain for England side for one day series against Bangladesh. James Vince and Alex Hales also could not find a place in the test squad due to poor performances

 

England Test Squad: Alastair Cook (c), Haseeb Hameed, Zafar Ansari, Gareth Batty, Joe Root, Ben Stokes, Ben Duckett, Steven Finn, Gary Balance, Mark Wood, Jonny Bairstow (wk), Adil Rashid, Stuart Broad, James Anderson, Moeen Ali, Chris Woakes and Jos Butler (wk).

England one day squad: Jos Buttler (c & wk), Liam Plunkett, Adil Rashid Sam Billings, Liam Dawson, Ben Duckett, Ben Stokes, James Vince, Jason Roy,  David Willey, Chris Woakes, Mark Wood ,Moeen Ali, Jonny Bairstow, Jake Ball.

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