We do not play sufficient shut video games to know learn how to end them: Shakib Al Hasan | Cricket Information

ADELAIDE: Bangladesh captain Shakib Al Hasan feels that not having confronted sufficient tough conditions within the shortest format has been his staff’s undoing because it misplaced one other shut T20 World Cup sport to India on Wednesday.
Just prefer it occurred throughout a 2016 World Cup match in Bengaluru, the place they misplaced from a successful place, Bangladesh bungled right here after a rain break and went down by 5 runs through the Duckworth-Lewis technique.
“We do not play sufficient shut video games, and therefore, we do not know learn how to win these video games. Both 185 and the revised goal of 151 had been acceptable targets. It is unlucky we did not win,” Shakib mentioned after the heart-breaking defeat.
The straight-talking Bangladesh captain mentioned “a mixture of emotion and lack of expertise” tilted the match in India’s favour after the rain interruption, once they had been cruising at 66 for no loss in seven overs on account of Litton Das’ blitzkrieg.
“It was a mixture of emotion and lack of expertise. I feel 85 off 9 overs, you’ll take that. Bhuvi (Bhuvneshwar Kumar) had completed his spell. We do not play too many shut video games, so we do not know learn how to do it.”
The skipper was swish in defeat when requested if he might have satisfied the umpires to start out the sport a minimum of quarter-hour late, which might have led to the outfield drying a bit greater than what it was when it restarted.
“Did I’ve an possibility? Do I’ve the power to persuade umpires? If we discuss rain break, sure it was essential as we misplaced the momentum, however when the ball is moist, scoring runs is less complicated.
“It was little slippery, and usually, it fits batting somewhat than bowling. But each groups performed in proper spirit.”
Shakib did not need to decide one specific second because the game-changer.
“In an in depth match, you possibly can decide numerous moments (as turning factors). Litton’s run-out was essential. We misplaced momentum after the rain. But you possibly can’t management rain. We had been shut, however not shut sufficient.”
Did he really feel Litton slipped earlier than the run-out, and fumbled whereas going for the second run that led to his dismissal within the subsequent supply? Shakib did not need to make excuses.
“If Litton slipped on grass as soon as whereas operating, then subsequent time, he ought to have proven consciousness and run on the pitch.”
The two overs, when Arshdeep Singh and Hardik Pandya received two wickets apiece, proved very expensive, despite the fact that Nurul Hasan Sohan and Taskin Ahmed received them shut with some lusty blows.
“Most groups ought to get 52 off 5 overs with eight wickets in hand. We panicked a bit within the center overs. We misplaced momentum in two to a few overs massive time. If you see within the final two overs, lot of groups rating 30. It’s unlucky that we could not rating,” Shakib lamented.
Losing shut video games to India does harm the skipper, however he has religion within the present batch’s functionality to alter the leads to the approaching occasions.
“Our World Cup video games in opposition to India are shut and thrilling ones, however we have now not been crossing the road. Hope we are able to change the consequence as these boys have the potential.”