As per the most recent developements, Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) can be having a phrase with their T20I skipper Mahmadullah Riyad earlier than choosing a skipper for this 12 months’s T20 World Cup that’s scheduled to be performed in October-November this 12 months.
Apparently, the present BCB President Nazmul Hasan has determined to sit down down with the under-performing Mahmadullah to have a phrase concerning his future which additionally contains his availability for the showpiece occasion in international T20 cricket. Riyad’s final T20I half-century got here towards the rookies Papua New Guinea (PNG) over the last version of the T20 World Cup within the UAE.
It’s tough to talk right this moment about who can be our captain: BCB President
”It’s tough to talk right this moment about who can be our captain (within the upcoming ICC T20 World Cup). I believe it can take a month to take a choice. Let the captain come and we should sit with him,” Nazmul informed reporters after the board assembly on Sunday, July 17 in Mirpur as quoted by Cricbuzz.
”Actually (under-performing captain is a priority) however let him come (and allow us to sit) however I don’t assume there can be huge change if we substitute the captain,” he stated.
”It is a powerful query (whether or not we’re completely satisfied or not with Mahmudullah’s captaincy). We weren’t sad with the captaincy of Mominul. The identify of Mahmudullah is arising a lot as a result of he’s not scoring runs and if he rating runs every thing can be high quality”, he added.
Mahmudullah Riyad has not scored a single half-century within the final 13 innings within the shortest format together with his finest rating of twenty-two coming towards the West Indies not too long ago.
In actual fact, Out of the final 13 T20Is, Bangladesh have received just one match beneath Riyad’s captaincy. When it comes to total outcomes, Bangladesh have simply managed 16 victories beneath his management out of 43 video games together with 26 defeats. These underwhelming performances have undoubtedly put PCB in a state of panic heading into the T20 World Cup.