At the same time, Minhajul said Mahmudullah is available to take part in the ongoing Bangladesh Cricket League (BCL) despite of a break in the national team. The 16-member squad named Sunday has four changes from the team that lost to Pakistan by an innings and 44 runs in Rawalpindi. Mushfiqur Rahim did not travel for Bangladesh's series in PakistanMushfiqur Rahim did not travel for Bangladesh's series in Pakistan.
The solitary Test match against Zimbabwe is set to get underway on Feb 22.
The Chevrons are returning to Bangladesh 15 months after they last toured the shores for a Test series that ended in a 1-1 stalemate.
"I am always helping the young guys as I know how hard it is to learn your game and to always keep it simple and not get too caught up trying too many things".
The bilateral series consists of a single Test match, three limited over matches and two Twenty20 internationals.
Speaking soon after arrival in Bangladesh, Taylor said they will be trying to carry on the good momentum from their last two-match series against Sri Lanka in longer version. "I think it will be tough for him to play Test cricket right now, and Rubel was out a back-up plan for the first Test against Pakistan". "That's their comfort zone, where they thrive... and always have a good record", he said.
Prior to main contests, Zimbabwe will also play a two-day practice match starting from February 18 at Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Protishtan (BKSP). Craig Ervine will lead Zimbabwe in place of regular captain Sean Williams.
The all-rounder will miss the Test match as he has remained home to be with his wife for the birth of their first child.