Russell Domingo, Bangladesh head coach has revealed that Mushfiqur Rahim doesn’t wish to do wicketkeeping within the shortest format of the sport anymore. Russell Domingo’s revelation got here after Bangladesh’s defeat within the third T20I towards New Zealand on Sunday.
Mushfiqur Rahim has knowledgeable the Bangladesh workforce administration that he’ll now not preserve wickets in T20Is, based on Russell Domingo. Mushfiqur Rahim didn’t preserve wicket within the third T20I towards New Zealand, though it was declared earlier than the collection that he would break up wicketkeeping duties with Nurul Hasan within the first 4 video games.
Russell Domingo: Bangladesh’s Mushfiqur Rahim Doesn’t Need To Preserve Wickets In T20Is Anymore
Russell Domingo stated that they need to shortly transfer on to permit Nurul Hasan, who has been preserving wicket in Bangladesh’s latest cluster of T20Is since mid-July, to be the No. 1 wicketkeeper going into the T20I World Cup.
That is the primary time that Mushfiqur Rahim has informed the workforce administration that he needs to surrender wicketkeeping. Usually, he has insisted that he needs to play as a wicketkeeper-batter, significantly within the final 5 years when his wicketkeeping has come below the scanner. The newest event was the second ODI towards New Zealand in March this 12 months when he dropped Tom Latham at an important stage of the sport.
“There was a change in plans. Initially, after talking to Mushy, he was going to maintain after the second recreation. However he informed me he in all probability doesn’t wish to preserve wicket in T20s anymore, so now we have to maneuver on. I don’t assume Mushfiqur’s want to maintain on this format is nice anymore. We’ve got to concentrate on Nurul Hasan Sohan, and let him do these duties going into the competitors,” ESPNcricinfo quoted Russell Domingo as saying.
Mushfiqur Rahim is but to come back out within the open and reveal his facet of the story on why he doesn’t wish to don the wicketkeeping gloves within the shortest format of the sport. Spinner Ajaz Patel’s four-wicket haul helped New Zealand defend 128 and defeat Bangladesh by 52 runs within the third T20I of the five-match collection right here on the Shere Bangla Nationwide Stadium on Sunday.
With this win, New Zealand registered their first win of the collection and the five-game collection stands at 2-1 in favour of Bangladesh. The fourth T20I’ll now be performed on Wednesday. Chasing 129, no Bangladesh batter acquired going and the top-scorer was Mushfiqur Rahim as he performed a knock of 20 runs. The Bangladesh innings folded inside 19.Four overs.
Nurul Hasan Is In Good Type Behind The Stumps
When Mushfiqur Rahim missed the T20Is towards Zimbabwe and Australia as a result of a household emergency, Nurul Hasan took over with good type each behind and in entrance of the stumps. It opened up a little bit of competitors between the 2, which the workforce administration determined ought to be settled by splitting the wicketkeeping duties over 4 matches of a five-match collection.
Mushfiqur Rahim has been a daily wicketkeeper in ODIs and until 2020, in T20Is. His inclusion as a wicketkeeper-batter permits the workforce to have the luxurious of enjoying two world-class all-rounders. However there are lots of in Bangladesh who consider, with cause, that Mushfiqur Rahim ought to focus his vitality on solely batting, as he’s arguably Bangladesh’s finest all-format batter.
On the identical time, Nurul Hasan’s popularity because the nation’s finest wicketkeeper is backed by good home performances this 12 months. For the selectors and workforce administration, he was too exhausting to disregard because the wicketkeeper in Bangladesh’s white-ball groups.
Left-arm spinner Ajaz Patel claimed a career-best 4-16 as New Zealand stored alive its Twenty20 collection towards Bangladesh with a thumping 52-run victory within the third recreation on Sunday. Off-spinner Cole McConchie (3-15) and left-arm spinner Rachin Ravindra (1-13) additionally performed their half in dismissing Bangladesh for under 76 in 19.Four overs after New Zealand had recovered from 62-5 to a complete of 128-5 on a gradual floor.