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.