“We are keeping Liton as a back-up plan in light of the fact that in the event that if his [Rahim] torment increments or it swells further we can have a back-up plan”
Shakib Al Hasan, the Bangladesh captain, sounded certain about Mushfiqur Rahim’s accessibility for the second Test against the Windies, beginning on Friday (November 30).
The veteran wicketkeeper-batsman supported damage on his thumb amid an instructional meeting. Rahim likewise had a X-beam on his harmed thumb to check the degree of the harm, yet the consequent output demonstrated no crack. Liton Das has been incorporated as the back-up wicketkeeper.
Rahim additionally went to the instructional meeting on Thursday, however he partook in simply batting drills. ”We are keeping Liton as a back-up plan in light of the fact that on the off chance that if his [Rahim] torment increments or it swells further we can have a back-up plan and that is the reason we included Liton. Be that as it may, what I know is he will play and do both [batting and keeping],” Shakib said to correspondents.
With Liton’s consideration, there were likewise hypotheses concerning whether the wicketkeeper-batsman will open the batting. In any case, Shakib noticed that Shadman Islam, who supplanted the harmed Imrul Kayes, is set to open the batting with Soumya Sarkar.
The Bangladesh Test commander likewise seen that it is hard to open the batting and assume control wicketkeeping obligations. ”We as a whole realize who will open for us If Rahim bhai isn’t accessible for ‘keeping which is improbable. All things considered, Liton will do the wicketkeeping. I figure it will be extremely hard to keep wickets and open the batting.”
The all rounder additionally included that he is anticipating perceiving how Shadman reacts to the test of playing Test cricket. The promising batsman has arranged 648 keeps running at a normal of more than 60 in top of the line cricket this year.
”I think Shadman Islam is an energizing Test prospect. The manner in which he bats is entirely reasonable for Test cricket and in the event that he gets a shot, I am seeking that he will contribute after the accomplishment of the group.”
Shakib said that they will keep on playing with an inspirational mentality in the second Test. Bangladesh won the main Test in Chittagong by a 64-run edge. ”It will be exceptional in the event that we can win the arrangement 2-0. We need to win it by a 2-0 edge and we are wanting to do whatever is required to accomplish it – from arrangement to everything.
“In the event that that isn’t the situation, we will endeavor to win it 1-0 since winning the arrangement is our definitive objective. In any case, we would prefer not to win the arrangement protectively rather we need to win the arrangement playing with an inspirational outlook,” he noted.