Innings defeats aren’t something new for Bangladesh’s Test team , having been forced to bear such a result multiple times in the five-day arrange. Three of those came against Windies, including their heaviest misfortune by an innings and 310 runs in Dhaka in 2002 and additionally their annihilation by an innings and 219 keeps running in July this year in North Sound which brought about their earnest 2-0 arrangement misfortune on account of the Caribbean group.
Hurting from that arrangement misfortune in July was captain Shakib Al Hasan, who made a point to think about Bangladesh players’ lackluster display in the Caribbean. Offering some kind of reparation for the huge misfortunes in West Indies, Bangladesh hit back unequivocally in their home arrangement, gaining by turn well disposed wickets to finish a 2-0 scope of the Test arrangement.
“It isn’t care for answering them however there is leverage of playing at home and away arrangement. We could take the benefit of playing at home. Subsequent to losing that way we had something to demonstrate at any rate in our very own patio,” Shakib said after the diversion, including that his “requesting” approach towards his colleagues was responded by solid onfield exhibitions.
“To be straightforward I was extremely requesting in light of the fact that I needed to accomplish something severely. I am cheerful that group the board and players likewise trusted we could do it. I don’t think anybody expected the manner in which we performed in West Indies [in Test] however we did well in the shorter configurations, we needed to accomplish something like this so individuals could comprehend that they have brought home preferred standpoint and we took it at our own lawn.”
The cherry on the cake for Bangladesh came in the second Test in Dhaka where they authorized the pursue on before dispensing an innings vanquish on the Windies, the first occasion when they have done as such in their Test history. Naming it as a major accomplishment, Shakib, who was likewise the captain of the side that vanquished the Windies in 2009, said their most recent arrangement win is a confirmation that Bangladesh are destined for success to the extent their qualifications as a Test group in concerned. “We have played in excess of 100 Test however out of the blue we accomplished something like this,” said Shakib. “It is anything but a reality we didn’t play against little groups yet we neglected to win anything comparative so I feel this is a major accomplishment. We didn’t whitewash any group who were higher in rank at home so this arrangement has given us a ton.
“I believe that [Bangladesh’s 2-0 Test arrangement win in West Indies] was the begin and this is the confirmation that we are destined for success. That arrangement [in 2009] was a defining moment in our cricket as we trusted that we can win. In any case, this one is normally unique.”
Shakib additionally expressed gratitude toward head mentor Steve Rhodes for asking him to play the primary Test regardless of not being in the best edge of psyches since his arrival to the group after finger damage.
“I was not quick to play at first but rather our mentor instructed me to play since he felt that I would pick up match wellness through playing matches. Maybe I am the main player to pick up match wellness through playing matches,” said Shakib.