Shakib Al Hasan to miss second Windies test due to thigh injury

The 33-year-old picked up the injury on the second day's play in Chattogram and was unable to bat and bowl in the second innings.

The 33-year-old was unable to bat and bowl in the second innings of the first Test match.   -  AP

Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan will miss the second and final test against West Indies in Dhaka due to a thigh injury he suffered in the first test, the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) said on Monday.

"Shakib has been assessed and monitored continuously since suffering a strain on his left thigh... and after careful consideration it has been confirmed that he will not be available for the second Test," the BCB said in a statement.

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The 33-year-old picked up the injury on the second day's play in Chattogram and was unable to bat and bowl in the second innings.

Bangladesh lost the series opener by three wickets. The second test starts on Thursday.

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