Shakib officially T20 captain

Ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan has been officially named captain of the Twenty20 team, Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) president Nazmul Hassan announced.

With the announcement, Bangladesh now have three captains for three formats.

Mashrafe announced his retirement from the shortest format of the game in the recently-concluded tour of Sri Lanka, leaving the position vacant.

Shakib has captained the T20 side on four previous occasions, with the Tigers suffering losses in each of those.

source: Daily star