BCB’s plan to concentrate on next WC key in axing Mashrafe

DHAKA, Jan 4, 2021 (BSS)- The intensive strategy to build a group for the 2023 World Cup is the prime factor for Mashrafe Bin Mortaza’s axe from ODI squad, stated primary nationwide selector Minhazul Abedin Nannu.

Mashrafe will approach towards his 40 when the next World Cup will be held in India, which is why the BCB is eager to prepare a player who will change him.

The primary selector said that they have actually gone over the matter with Mashrafe before announcing the team and the rate bowling all-rounder is okay with it.

” We have enormous respect for what he has provided for the country for many years,” Minhazul stated here today.

” However we need to be useful and progress. We have all taken this decision [to leave him out] Choice to axe him was always tougher. I think it’s a terrific opportunity for him to replace him.”

He went on to state: “I have spoken to Mashrafe on this elaborately. We have an open discussion concerning this. There is nothing like misunderstanding here.”

Mashrafe stays the greatest wicket-taker for the country in ODI cricket with 270 wickets in 220 matches.He has actually likewise scored 1787 runs with a half-century to his name.

The slender paceman played 36 Tests and after suffering a knee injury on the first day of the very first Test versus West Indies in 2009, he never ever came back to play the longer variation format. Dubbed as the most gifted pacer for the nation in Test cricket, he declared 78 wickets in this format.

He also played 54 T20 Internationals and bagged 42 wickets before retiring from this format in 2017.

Minhazul said that it’s about time to provide the new gamers an opportunity to groom up if they want to build a strong team for the 2023 World Cup. He stated it’s the primary reason to name a few which functioned as a driver to proceed sans Mashrafe.

“There were numerous problems when we spoke about his future. The group management had a plan and we likewise had a plan, As I said previously we have taken this decision unanimously as our company believe we must provide the new gamers a chance if we wish to groom them up for the next World Cup,” Minhazul remarked.

“We have numerous matches in 2021 therefore we have provided a big team. We wish to test the gamers so that we can learn our best team for the 2023 World Cup,” he concluded.