Shikhar Dhawan reveals Workforce India’s recreation plan for the must-win second ODI towards Bangladesh
Workforce India shall be taking part in a do-or-die contest once they head into Sher-e-Bangla stadium for the second One-Day Worldwide (ODI) towards Bangladesh on Wednesday, December 07. The Males in Blue confronted a defeat within the opening recreation on the identical venue and are 0-1 behind within the three-match leg, thus making the second ODI an important contest to remain alive within the sequence.
Forward of the must-win contest, veteran India opener Shikhar Dhawan has revealed the staff’s recreation plan for the high-quality spin assault of the Tigers. Notably, Bangladesh spinners did an amazing job in proscribing the vacationers to a below-par rating of 186 within the first ODI. Former captain Shakib Al Hasan and all-rounder Mehidy Hasan Miraz bowled exceptionally properly in puzzling Indian batters. Shakib, specifically, was the chief architect behind India’s batting failure because the senior tweaker picked up a five-wicket haul whereas conceding solely 36 runs in his quota of 10 overs, together with a few maidens.
Talking about the identical, Dhawan stated the batters are engaged on their sweep shot and reverse hit as a part of their preparation, which may also come in useful within the ODI World Cup at dwelling later this yr.
“It’s good to observe extra. These pictures will come in useful in these circumstances. You will note our batters taking part in these pictures tomorrow. Even the World Cup is in India subsequent yr, the place spinners will make an influence, and these pictures shall be useful. I at all times take pleasure in taking part in them. It’s good to observe extra in these circumstances,” Dhawan stated within the pre-match presser.
Bangladesh have been 136/9 in 39.3 overs of their small chase of 187, however Mehidy and Mustafizur Rahman fashioned an unbroken 51-run stand for the final wicket to take their facet over the end line. Relating to the outcome, Dhawan stated that these sorts of issues are half and parcel of video games earlier than lavishing reward on the hosts.
“This isn’t the primary time now we have misplaced the primary recreation in a sequence. That is fairly regular, we all know methods to bounce again from these conditions. We’re very, very assured. It doesn’t occur fairly often, they performed very well. After all, Bangladesh are taking part in actually good cricket,” added Dhawan.