3769 views

World Cup 2019

Shakib battled on with the injury: Rhodes

blank Ishrak Abir
blank Ishrak Abir
Shakib battled on with the injury: Rhodes
BCB: Roton Gomes A-A+

|| CF  Correspondent ||

Bangladesh head coach Steve Rhodes said that all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan of battled against England with an injury in his left thigh that eventually forced him to have some niggles though he insisted he will be fine before their game against West Indies.

Shakib, who appeared to be the lone warrior for Tigers against English bowlers, scored his maiden ton in the World Cup but his effort went in vain as other batsmen threw their wickets away.

“He picked up a little injury in that game against England. He fought on, battled on, extremely played well with his injury,’’ Rhodes told reporters at the pre-match press conference.

‘’We are very optimistic, the way treatment is running, we will get this week. The way he recovered well. We are very optimistic that he will play in the next match against West Indies.” he said.

England gave Bangladesh a massive total of 387 runs. After the quick departure of Soumya Sarker, Shakib began to consolidate Bangladesh’s innings. In the 8th over of the innings, he felt strain in his left thigh.

Physio Thihan Chandramohon gave him some treatment after that incident. He played till 40 overs in that match and constructed a fantastic innings of 121 runs of 119 balls.   

As his pain increased on Tuesday he was sent to do a scan while his participation against Sri Lanka- the match that was abandoned due to rain- remained uncertain leaving the team management complete a sleepless night.

But after the scan report that suggested he had nothing serious received nothing serious except sustaining a grade one tear it appeared there is a sigh of relief in Tigers camp as it will certainly make him available against West Indies.

Shakib is currently the leading scorer of World Cup with 260 runs in the so far on the back of two half-centuries and a century.

Comment

Read More

Fitness Camp

Taskin looking forward to make impact again

CF Correspondent Bangladesh pacer Taskin Ahmed is looking forward to make his presence felt in the preliminary camp as he is confident with his performance in the just concluded tour of

Match Report Live Score More
| Cricfrenzy
Update:
4 views

Coach Issue

National cricketers excited to get high profile coaches

|| CF Correspondent || The national cricketers were extremely happy with getting a high profile coaching panel that was almost competed with the inclusion of South African Russell Domingo as head

Match Report Live Score More
4 views

Bangladesh-Afghanistan Test

Drubbing against Afghanistan A would have no impact in Test match: Mahmudullah

CF Correspondent As  Bangladesh national team will take on Afghanistan in the next month, the obvious question came to the fore whether there would be any negative impact of the second

Match Report Live Score More
3 views

Bangladesh Cricket

Dressing room brawl projected in different way: Mahmudullah

CF Correspondent Bangladesh all-rounder Mahmudullah said on Sunday that media misinterpreted the dressing room saga that was revealed during the World Cup. According to media reports, Mahmudullah had created a scene in

Match Report Live Score More
1284 views

Bangladesh Cricket

I am ready to bat anywhere- Mahmudullah

CF Correspondent Bangladesh all-rounder Mahmudullah said that he is happy to bat any position but added that he would love to grab the position of batting up in the order if

Match Report Live Score More
1242 views