Sonny and Hos­sain re­turn for Bangladesh

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Bangladesh have re­called lef­t­arm spin­ner Arafat Sunny and pace bowler Al Amin Hos­sain to their squad for next month’s three-match Twenty20 in­ter­na­tional se­ries against In­dia. Sunny, 33, has not played for Bangladesh since he was sus­pended dur­ing the 2016 World Twenty20 for an il­le­gal bowl­ing ac­tion. He was also ar­rested in Jan­uary 2017 and spent two months in jail af­ter post­ing in­ti­mate pho­tos of his girl­friend on so­cial me­dia. Hos­sain, 29, last played for Bangladesh in In­dia dur­ing the 2016 World T20. Open­ing bats­man Tamim Iqbal, 30, also re­turned to the team af­ter he took a break dur­ing the re­cent tri-se­ries at home in­volv­ing Afghanista­n and Zim­babwe. The se­ries against In­dia will start on Novem­ber 3 with the first match in New Delhi.

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