Cricket news: 'Whoever plays higher will play': Nasum now no longer involved approximately opposition with seniors



Bangladesh left-arm spinner Nasum Ahmed stated the transfer from T20 to 50-over cricket wasn't too daunting for him as he has a comparable obligation of running withinside the PowerPlay in each white-ball formats. Nasum, who performed 22 T20Is earlier than making his ODI debut, gained a Player of the Match award in simplest his 2nd recreation for his figures of three for 19 from his allocated 10 overs.


"I continually bowled withinside the PowerPlay there (withinside the T20s) and it turned into similar to I got here to bowl withinside the PowerPlay (withinside the ODI) and for me each seems to be the identical" Nasum advised journalists on Thursday (July 14), while requested approximately the intellectual modifications wished among the formats.


"My first plan is to ball dot balls and due to the fact maximum of the time I bowled withinside the PowerPlays and my recreation plan is (to see) a way to forestall the waft of the runs," he stated. "I were given the wicket and for that I am feeling good. I turned into disenchanted that I couldn't select out wickets withinside the starting recreation however that diminished away as I may want to select out wickets withinside the 2nd recreation."


As a left-arm spinner, Nasum will must jostle for his vicinity with the pro pair of Shakib Al Hasan and Taijul Islam, however he isn't perturbed through the opposition. Shakib is absent for the collection however selecting Nasum over Taijul turned into a first-rate vote of self belief in his favour from the management.


"I have no opposition with anyone. Taijul bhai will play his recreation at the same time as I will play mine and on the stop of the day whoever performs properly will play. I am now no longer having opposition with Taijul bhai or Shakib bhai. Among us whoever will play higher will play and I experience overall performance is identical for everyone," Nasum stated.


"All of the individuals of the group like me and they all make amusing out of me and chuckle at me however I even have were given a superb bonding with everyone. Tamim bhai in my opinion helps me a lot," he stated.


Meanwhile, Head teach Russell Domingo stated he turned into thrilled that Nasum turned into reaping the rewards for his difficult yards over the past yr. "I suppose Nasum's manipulate has continually been good. He performed lot of T20s for us and he is sensible bowler. He hasn't performed loads of One Day Internationals however he does not provide you with plenty room and does not bowl any awful balls and is aware of wherein to tug his leg again and understand while to bowl a piece slower," Doming stated.


"I suppose the maximum magnificent component of Nasum at some stage in the only and 1/2 of yr is that probable he turned into one of the worst fielders of our group I even have visible and now transforming into one of the excellent fielders of the group. He has come round leaps and limits over the past one and a 1/2 of years. I am simply thrilled with him. He is staying with us withinside the one-day group for pretty a piece. Hasn't were given a recreation due to the fact Shakib turned into gambling and we had been gambling Miraj and he is available in and he simply has taken his opportunity. He bowled exceedingly properly for us.


"He is placing his efforts. He is gambling home cricket and he's gambling DPL and BPL and he has up-professional himself.I am simply thrilled due to the fact he's getting rewards," he concluded.