Shakib gave importance to Mostafiz’s request

Mostafizur Rahman is a regular bowler in short format. He is not interested in playing Tests even if he does not say so openly. This player is not in the contract of red ball.

However, Mostafiz has been included in the Test squad for the tour of the West Indies under the pressure of the BCB due to the injuries of two fast bowlers Taskin and Shariful. Played a three-day warm-up match against the President’s XI at the Coolidge Cricket Ground. After 18 months, he has taken 3 wickets with the red ball in his hand.

After such a performance, there is talk about whether Mostafiz can be regularized in the test format. Shakib Al Hasan, the new captain of the Bangladesh Test team, is taking Mostafiz’s demand seriously.

Shakib has declared to be in favour of Mostafiz in any situation. In the words of the captain: The place of the comfort of a particular player should be respected. Whether Mostafiz wants to play Tests is a consideration here. The decision after that.

Bangladesh will face West Indies in the first Test of the series in Antigua on Thursday at 8 pm Bangladesh time.

At a press conference on the eve of the match, Shakib said, “Everyone’s choice may be the same. There is nothing to inspire anyone. If Mostafiz thinks he wants to play ODIs and T20s, I think we should respect him if it is good for him. ‘

However, Shakib confirmed that Mostafizur is in the XI in the two-match Test series.

Said, ‘Mostafiz is in this series, I think he is motivated to play these two matches. That is what is important to us now. As a captain, I want to focus on that. But speaking of the long-range, I don’t know what he has in mind. It’s up to him whether he wants to play Tests. I think every cricketer has some different preferences, likes, and comfort zones. That should be respected. “

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