BANGLADESH TOUR OF NEW ZEALAND, 2019
Atif Azam • Final up to date on Mon, 04 Mar, 2019, 05:33 PM
Bangladesh performed an inexperienced fast-bowling trio within the Hamilton Check © AFP
Bangladesh quick bowling coach Courtney Walsh has advocated endurance and continuity within the fast-bowling division, significantly in Check cricket performed abroad. The Asian aspect struggled within the first Check towards New Zealand in Hamilton because the host piled on their highest Check rating of 715 within the first innings.
One of many main speaking factors was Mustafizur Rahman’s absence from the enjoying XI. Abu Jayed and Khaled Ahmed had a complete of 4 Checks between them coming into this match whereas Ebadat Hossain made his debut. And the inexperience confirmed as New Zealand posted their highest Check whole towards the guests at Hamilton.
Ebadat completed with unimpressive figures of 1 for 107, however Walsh reckoned it would not be clever to right away put him on the bench and discover different choices. The 25-year-old pacer dismissed Neil Wagner, however was unfortunate early on when Tom Latham was dropped off his bowling by Soumya Sarkar. Latham went on to attain 161 in New Zealand’s marathon essay.
“In Bangladesh, typically pacers won’t play or [only] one may play. However when they’re away from residence, they should play. So it will likely be good for them to get a superb run, get a really feel what’s taking place after which you may see what you could have realized,” Walsh advised reporters in New Zealand on Monday.
“I imply we invested in him [Ebadat] two years in the past, he got here right here as a growing participant. After which he made his Check debut right here. In order that’s a superb signal. It’s important to give a man an opportunity to play back-to-back video games. If you’ll play one Check match right here and one Check match there, you’re by no means going to be taught the commerce or enhance your individual recreation. One Check match or two Check matches aren’t adequate. Clearly in Bangladesh, it is spin pleasant situations,” he mentioned.
“The final tour, we had a brand new bowling assault, this one is similar. There isn’t a continuity and consistency. We now have received to simply take a look at three, 4 guys who we predict could make it, particularly in abroad, and spend money on them,” mentioned Walsh.
Walsh additionally felt it was time to mirror on Bangladesh’s efficiency whereas additionally praising New Zealand’s distinctive efficiency. “We should mirror on what we did properly and what we did not achieve this properly. NZ are excellent of their yard they usually know the situations very properly. I assumed they performed very properly,” mentioned Walsh, concerning their innings and 52 runs defeat.