Shakib Al Hasan, after his outstanding performance against Pakistan in Mirpur, is now the No. 1 Test allrounder in the world as per the latest ICC rankings. Shakib ended Jacques Kallis long stay at the top. Kallis was the No.
We are favourites against Ireland.
A team that we have never beaten in major competitions.
Yes, things really are interesting.
Ireland have managed to best us and embarrass us on two separate major occasions.
But, we have whooped them when they came over for a visit at Mirpur.
It was a given that this was no easy task.
The weight of expectations is something that is new and will
take some adjustments. The Indian side just showed why
they are among the chief favorites.
With a batting line up like the Indians,
Well. It had to happen at some point. But we never thought so soon.
We are no longer “minnows”.
Qualification to the Quarter finals in the World Cup is now expected, not wished.
We should the world what beauty we hold.
Bangladesh is standing up. The real trials of any team are away tours. That has never been a strong point for us. 2009 was and will always be a great year for Bangladesh Cricket. The question was how great. Now,