Bangladesh head educate Chandika Hathurusingha stated on Wednesday that the mind-set trade in the use of wearing pitches for domestic Tests is being carried out with a view on ‘overall development’ of Bangladesh cricket. This comes as a huge shift as the Sri Lankan, in his preceding stint at the helm, favored to have low and gradual pitches on which they reaped prosperous dividends – like the maiden Test collection win over England and Australia.
As he lower back to the role, the anticipation was once that he’d go down the identical route when England toured lately however that two-match sequence – when Sri Lanka nevertheless had a marginal shot at making it to the WTC ultimate – was once performed on carrying surfaces. Hathurusingha quashed the thought that this used to be achieved maintaining in idea Sri Lanka’s upcoming three-match ODI sequence in opposition to Ireland in Chemlsford from May 9.
“No it [playing in wearing wicket] is no longer about England circumstance it is about universal improvement of our game,” Hathurusingha said. “It’s now not ‘worried about opposition’ or ‘worried about result’, we prefer to enhance and it truly is all. We favor to enhance our sport standard anywhere we play in the future and we have lot of Test cricket coming up and we play away from domestic as well. [This is] simply to enhance our cricket, that is it,” Hathurusingha instructed newshounds after finishing a lengthy assembly with the individuals of the choice panel at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium on Wednesda (April 26).
Hathurusingha additionally opted to have a three-day exercise camp based totally in Sylhet from April 27 in advance of the collection towards Ireland as the wicket over there affords leap and tempo greater than somewhere else in Bangladesh.
Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan will pass over the camp as he is presently in the US, whilst Litton Das and Mustafizur Rahman will be absent too due to IPL commitments. BCB officers stated that they will be part of the crew at once in England beforehand of the collection which is phase of the ICC Super League. Though Bangladesh certified for subsequent World Cup, for Ireland the collection is very integral as a easy sweep over the site visitors will assist them e book their direct spot in the showpiece event.