"It is too early to say anything apart from the fact that he is responding very well in the training sessions," he quoted.
The veteran spinner last appeared in all three formats for Bangladesh in 2014.
The Aussie cricketer will replace Thilan Samaraweera in the team.
Bangladesh next play Australia in August
Chowdhury hopeful about the tour
Mashrafe led the Victorians to glory in 2015 edition of the tournament.
The Bangladesh Cricket Board didn’t know about the physio’s accident
Mortaza drew a comparison with nations like India and Australia, who also have struggled to do well at times in the rainbow nation.
Tamim requested his franchise not to give in to the idea
Former Australian cricketer Mark O’Neill is speculated to be bestowed with the role of a new batting consultant with the Tigers