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- Narail road mishap kills Pran employee
- Global acclaim for Bangladesh’s disaster management programmes
- Khulna BNP’s half-day hartal ends peacefully
- Man killed over land dispute in Gopalganj
- One held with 2.3kg gold in Benapole
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- 3 killed in Gaibandha road crash
Mehedi Hasan included in ODI squad vs Sri Lnaka
Young all-rounder Mehedi Hasan Miraz has been included in Bangladesh squad for the upcoming three-match ODI series against Sri Lanka starting on March 25.
Bangladesh Cricket Board called the 19-year-old all-rounder in the limited-over format for the first time.
However, he was initially selected for the Bangladesh U-23 squad for the upcoming ACC Emerging Nations Cup.
Mehedi picked up 10 wickets in the recently finished two-match Test series against Sri Lanka.
The right-hand off-spinner has so far played seven Tests and took 35 wickets at an average of 31.80.
Mehedi, who came back home from Sri Lanka after the Test series, will fly to return there on Thursday night.