Tamim calls Shakib a blessing
Shakib Al Hasan was expected to win the Man of the Match award. Shakib's 75 runs from the bat, and 4 wickets in the bowling came on the day they defeated England
England Tour OF Bangdesh, 2023
Bangladesh vs England, 3rd ODI
Shakib Al Hasan was expected to win the Man of the Match award. Shakib's 75 runs from the bat, and 4 wickets in the bowling came on the day they defeated England in the last match of the series at the Zahoor Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chittagong. The day of Bangladesh's victory belongs to Shakib.
On such a day the media will want to talk to Shakib. But Shakib did not come to the press conference after the match. He did not want to come. Captain Tamim Iqbal came to the post-match press conference. The ODI captain's press conference was, of course, shaky.
Tamim praised Shakib, 'He played amazingly today. The way he batted with the lower-order batsmen, those runs were very important for us. There was not much help on the wicket while bowling. was not spinning Even then he bowled like that.
Shakib's performance also inspires his teammates, Tamim said, 'Taijul also did well after seeing Shakib's bowling. At first, he did not understand what to do here. Later, Taijul also did well.
Why is Shakib different, this old question has also been asked today. Tamim replied, 'He is very strong mentally. He has done such a performance before. It is not new. And having a cricketer like him is a blessing for any team. His skill set is different, you will not find many cricketers who can bowl 10 overs and also bat.
From the series against England, Shakib has to play at the old position of five in the batting order. Although Shakib's batting record in the past few years has been excellent. However, Tamim said today that Shakib will be seen in the middle order in the future. He said, 'He will play at 4 or 5 for us. That's for sure.'
Shakib also came up in Jos Buttler's press conference. Shakib-Vandana was also on the face of the captain of the opposing team, a "great cricketer". The numbers tell how big a cricketer he is. He played great in the 2019 World Cup, I have not forgotten that