Earlier, Bangladesh’s premier all-rounder stated that he’s not mentally ready for Check and T20I captaincy.
Bangladesh’s hefty 224-run loss by the hands of Afghanistan has created a number of ruckus within the nation. The Tigers have been dominant at dwelling, however the newbies didn’t permit the hosts to flourish. Within the meantime, Shakib Al Hasan is seeming to enter into an altercation with the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB). Earlier this month, Shakib stated that he isn’t mentally prepared to guide in Exams and T20Is.
However the southpaw additionally understands the significance of his management because the nationwide staff isn’t within the biggest of shapes. Now, even after the one-off Check in Chattogram, the Jessore-born reiterated that it could be higher if he didn’t have to guide. The feedback haven’t gone down properly with Nazmul Hasan Papon, the BCB chief, who stated that Shakib doesn’t desire taking part in the longest format.
If he’s skipper, then he has to play: Papon
“We’ve observed he didn’t have a lot curiosity in Check (cricket). You’ve seen that once we have been touring international international locations, he wished to have a break through the Exams,” Papon was quoted as saying to the reporters in Dhaka late Wednesday. In September 2017, the 32-year-old Shakib certainly requested the board for a break from Check cricket.
Albeit Papon assumed that Shakib disliked Check cricket, he didn’t have any concept that Shakib wasn’t interested by captaining the Bangladesh aspect. “Naturally he may need much less curiosity. However we by no means heard that he has much less curiosity in captaincy. If he’s skipper, then he has to play. If you’re not skipper, then you’ll be able to skip,” Papon said.
Papon additionally stated that he spoke to Shakib, however the latter didn’t elevate any considerations. “Our boys are emotional. I’ll communicate with him when issues get calm,” he added. Within the close to future, Bangladesh are additionally prone to face the conundrum of ODI captaincy since Mashrafe Mortaza is on the fag finish of his profession.
Shakib is now set to captain Bangladesh within the T20I tri-nation sequence at dwelling, additionally together with Afghanistan and Zimbabwe. Three league matches every shall be performed on the Sher-e-Bangla Nationwide Stadium in Dhaka and the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chattogram. The ultimate is scheduled to happen on Tuesday, September 24 in Dhaka itself.