{
    "title": "Tigers sweat over Tamim, Mushfiqur",
    "image": "https:\/\/images.supersport.com\/2018\/2\/Tamim-Iqbal-170615-Walking-G-300.jpg",
    "body": "<p>Former captain Mushfiqur Rahim and opener Tamim Iqbal have added to Bangladesh's injury woes ahead of their first Twenty20 international against Sri Lanka in Dhaka on Thursday. <\/p>\r\n<p>\r\nTamim complained of muscle pain in his left arm and Mushfiqur did not train on Wednesday because of a wrist injury.<\/p>\r\n<p>\r\n\r\nBangladesh selectors have added batsman Mohammad Mithun to the squad as cover.<\/p>\r\n<p>\r\n\r\n\"Tamim felt some pain in his bicep all of sudden yesterday. This is why we are still waiting to decide our combination,\" stand-in skipper Mahmudullah said on Wednesday.<\/p>\r\n<p>\r\n\r\n\"There are also some concerns about Mushfiqur as he has niggles on his wrist. But we hope he will be alright.\"<\/p>\r\n<p>\r\n\r\nBangladesh are without regular captain Shakib Al Hasan, who failed to recover from a finger injury sustained during the tri-series one-day tournament final in January.<\/p>\r\n<p>\r\n\r\nThe final T20 of the two-match series will be played in Sylhet on Sunday.<\/p>\r\n<p>\r\n\r\nSri Lanka beat Bangladesh in the tri-series final, before winning the test series 1-0.<\/p>\r\n<p>",
    "blurb": "Former captain Mushfiqur Rahim and opener Tamim Iqbal have added to Bangladesh's injury woes ahead of their first Twenty20 international against Sri Lanka in Dhaka on Thursday.",
    "date": "2018-02-14T19:35:14",
    "author": "",
    "credit": "AFP",
    "img_credit": "Tamim Iqbal \u00a9 Gallo Images",
    "category": "Sri Lanka tour of Bangladesh 2017\/18",
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}