Mominul offers no excuse for Bangladesh’s pink-ball thrashing
Bangladesh captain Mominul Haque accepted that his aspect unsuccessful the pink-ball challenge in their maiden day-night check against Asian country however denied it had been a slip-up to require the plunge while not adequate preparation.
A rampant Asian country triumphed during a very little over 2 days to complete a 2-0 series sweep in what was the primary day-night check for each groups.
Asked if it had been a slip-up to simply accept India’s proposal for a pink-ball check, Mominul said: “I do not assume it had been a wrong call.
“We unsuccessful during this match however we tend to had to play it at some purpose of your time. it had been a good learning expertise. This was India’s maiden pink-ball check too. therefore i do not assume there was any downside therewith call.”
Bangladesh were bowled out for 106 within the 1st innings and 195 within the second with their batsmen troubled against the exaggerated swing of the heavily-lacquered ball.
Several players took painful blows to their body and that they required 2 concussion substitutes when Liton Das and Nayeem Hasan sustained unwholesome blows to the helmet.
Only Mushfiqur Rahim (74) and Mahmudullah, UN agency retired hurt on thirty-nine with a hamstring injury, offered some resistance with the bat.
“As skilled cricketers, there’s no area for excuses. Losers provide excuses. i’m not giving it,” aforementioned Mominul UN agency was out for a duck in each innings.
“We didn’t play well team-wise. we tend to didn’t even have one smart partnership, exclusion the one between Mushfiqur and Mahmudullah… we tend to batted terribly poorly.”
It was Mominul’s 1st series because the check captain, having heritable the role when all arounder Shakib Al Hasan was illegal by the governing International Cricket Council for AN anti-corruption breach.
The tourists additionally uncomprehensible older opener Tamim Iqbal UN agency skipped the tour to be along with his pregnant mate UN agency delivered a daughter last week.
“We are missing them since the beginning of the series. however we tend to shouldn’t use it as AN excuse,” Mominul aforementioned.
“Their absence offers opportunities for others. it had been a chance on behalf of me as a captain. however we tend to couldn’t grab those opportunities.”