Sakib al hasan with Mahmudullah. Photo Source: AP
Bangladesh cricket team lost ODI series against New Zealand, Now playing T-20 series. The Red-Green jersey’s trying to come back in Napier. Bangladesh’s star all-rounder Sakib al Hasan said, all should take the responsibility. There is no senior-junior theory.
Before the 1st T-20 match, Sakib tried to cheers whole team in the pre match press briefing. Shakib said, ‘we could not hold on to the momentum in the ODI series but we need to make sure we don’t lose it in the Twenty20 internationals. A team is comprised with 11 cricketers and everyone has the responsibility because in the end it is Bangladesh team. If we win everyone wins and if we lose everyone loses. I don’t go with this senior-junior theory.’
The vice captain of this format thinks that, every cricketer have responsibility. If everybody can show there 100 percent then, anything can happen against this host team.
Sakib, the best advertisement of Bangladesh cricket said, ‘We still believe we can win as the boys have shown they can do something.’
Sakib inspiring his junior team mate by saying that, ‘Keeping that in my mind we can always do better in Twenty20 internationals.’
He can realize that, facing Black Caps in T-20 cricket is more difficult then ODI cricket match. But he believes in ability. Sakib said about it, ‘Keeping that in mind we must prepare accordingly. We have the batsmen who have the strength to clear this ground and hopefully they will do that.’
Bangladesh cricket team is now in NZ for playing a full series with two test matches, three ODI and three T-20 matches. The series started with ODI series where BD team lost 3-0.