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T20 series win vs Afghanistan a major lift before Asia Cup: Shakib

T20 series win vs Afghanistan a major lift before Asia Cup: Shakib

T20 series win vs Afghanistan a major lift before Asia Cup: Shakib

Bangladesh captain Shakib Al Hasan feels their lady T20 series prevail upon Afghanistan will play as an immense certainty sponsor for them in front of the Asia Cup. Subsequent to losing the ODIs by a 2-1 edge, the hosts returned unequivocally in the most limited organization to pull off a 2-0 series clear at the Sylhet Worldwide Arena.

"From here (T20 crew) around 80 to 90 percent cricketers will play in the ODIs and this is a colossal certainty help for us in front of the Asia Cup," Shakib said after his group's success.

Shakib figured things were working out in a good way for his side in T20Is however conceded they should be more adaptable on the off chance that they are to taste more progress from now on. In the second of the two-match series, which was marred by rain, Bangladesh moved Afif Hossain, a number seven batter, up in the order. Afif (24) answered well in his new situation by setting up 67 runs in the initial association with Litton Das and laid the stage for the monstrous success against one of the better bowling assaults on the planet in this more limited design.

Bangladesh likewise enrolled their fourth progressive reciprocal series win in this organization as they recently secured a 2-0 series prevail upon UAE in Dubai last year before they beat Britain and Ireland separately by 3-0 and 2-1 edge in their own back yard this year.

"Assuming there is adaptability it is great for the group. In Twenty20s, a number seven might be required to perform the same function as openers. In the event that the openers bat for 15 overs he could need to play the following five overs also. On the off chance that everybody can bat all over, they won't find it hard to adjust while confronting a predicament. The bowlers perform similarly in a variety of situations.

"Our job is to make batters' lives easier, and we always try to do that with the five or six bowlers we have. Presently with the mix we have, we are seeing a sound contest among pacers and spinners and this is something beneficial for the group," Shakib added.

"Towhid Hridoy and different players are with us from the last World Cup. The majority of this team's players are returning from the Asia Cup or the World Cup. There are two to four players who come and go, but it's always the same. In any case, we are still distant from getting our best blend," he said, adding that beating Afghanistan in T20Is came as a major releif as they've not done very well generally against them in this configuration.

"Obviously, it's a major help when your arrangements work likewise and players can likewise execute it on the field and we come by brings about our approval. What can be preferable over that? In this format, our performance against them was subpar. However, in the wake of winning such a series in this sort of condition, I figure it will give us extraordinary certainty to do well before long," Shakib said.

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