After a triumphant World Cup warm-up campaign,
After gaining an unlikely victory over the rampant Kiwis, the Tigers are highly satisfied with their overall preparation. The team Management believes
"It's important for Bangladesh to win as many (matches) as we can. Against a good opposition like
"We're ranked ninth ... and most judges around the world would expect the opposition to beat
"(But) we're improving all the time and I just feel it's becoming more of a reality that
While Whatmore used the word Upset, his captain Bashar was more confident in his approach. "Before we came here for the World Cup nobody gave us a chance. That's fine for people to say, but we are looking at getting to the second round”.
"The morale of the team is very high. Everybody is in a positive frame of mind and that gives me a lot of confidence. "This time we are a team in a real sense. We have a reliable batting side and a good bowling side as well," captain Habibul Bashar added.
It is the belief that Whatmore succeeded to instill in the mindset of the young Tigers and it’s paying the dividend in the very right time.
Whatmore also believes the inroads made by the current crop of