Kriralok Desk: Not that three Bangladeshi fast bowlers have bowled poorly in the Antigua Test. Despite losing the match, captain Shakib Al Hasan praised the bowling of Mustafizur Rahman, Ebadat Hossain and Khaled Ahmed. Three pacers have taken 8 wickets in two innings. In which Khaled alone took 5 wickets.
Even then, Shariful Islam has been included in the squad for the second Test of the West Indies tour. The left-arm pacer left the Caribbean last night after recovering from a finger injury. He will join the team in St. Lucia before the second Test.
After recovering from the injury, however, Shariful was practicing as a white man with his teammates at the Mirpur Stadium. Because he was called up for the T20 and ODI team of the Windies tour. Now the 21-year-old fast bowler has to join the Test team by a sudden call.
Shariful himself got the news of getting a chance in the Test team from BCB president Nazmul Hasan Papon. Although mentally prepared, the young man does not have homework on the test. Asked about doing homework for the tour, he said in front of the BCB academy yesterday, “I haven’t got it yet (while doing homework). Maybe after leaving. “Shariful got ready to go to the Caribbean after receiving a call from the BCB president. ” “I found out yesterday (Sunday) night,” he said. Papon called Sir. I was mentally prepared. “It is not certain now whether Shariful will be able to play Test cricket in the West Indies. However, the young man is thrilled to have the opportunity. “Very excited,” he said yesterday before heading to the airport. I really wanted to play Tests in the West Indies Going now Let’s see what happens after we leave. “