T20 World Cup 2021: Bangladesh has won the T20 series against New Zealand after Australia, which has boosted the team’s spirits.
ICC T20 World Cup: Bangladesh will start their campaign in the T20 World Cup-2021 with a match against Scotland on 17 October. Eight teams are participating in the first round, including Sri Lanka and Bangladesh, while the remaining six teams have qualified for the ICC T20 World Cup qualifiers. Bangladesh has won the T20 series against New Zealand after Australia, due to which the team’s spirits are high.Also Read – Despite defeating AUS-NZ, Shakib got angry on Dhaka pitch, ‘play 10-15 matches then career will be ruined’
According to all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan, his team will enter the field for the purpose of winning the T20 World Cup. Shakib believes that Bangladesh has enough time to prepare for the World Cup and the team’s morale is also very high after defeating Australia and New Zealand in the series. Also Read – ICC T20 World Cup: Sri Lanka announces T20 World Cup squad; Dasun Shanka will be the captain
Shakib said, “I hope that IPL will help us in preparations for the T20 World Cup. We will play on the same pitches and conditions where the World Cup is to be played. Fizz and I will also share our experiences with the team, which will be very useful. Apart from this, the entire team will also reach Oman 15-16 days before the World Cup, which will help the team to understand the pitch and conditions. We are going there with a winning mindset, which will go a long way in our campaign for the World Cup.” Also Read – Farokh Engineer said on MS Dhoni’s entry in T20 WC, in our time the board used to forget former cricketers…
ICC T20 World Cup, Bangladesh Squad: Mahmood Ullah (Captain), Naeem Sheikh, Soumya Sarkar, Liton Das, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim, Afif Hossain, Nurul Hasan Sohan, Shaq Mahedi Hasan, Nasum Ahmed, Mustafizur Rahman, Shorful Islam, Taskeen Ahmed, Shaif Uddin, Shamim Hussain . Reserves: Rubel Hossain, Animul Islam Biplab.
Bangladesh Schedule (Round-1, Group-B)
17 October – vs Scotland
19 October – vs Oman
21 October – vs Popua New Guinea