Bangladesh head coach Russell Domingo criticised the “common pitches” ready for the T20 internationals by the PCB curators in Lahore, saying they didn’t swimsuit their batsmen.
“The wickets haven’t been nice and a bit of bit common. It was not straightforward to bat on them, the pitch was a bit higher at present however we now have a really younger batting line-up,” Domingo stated after the Pakistan’s comfy nine-wicket win within the second match.
Bangladesh, opting to bat first in each matches, ended up with under par totals of 141 and 136 and at the moment are trailing the three-match collection 0-2.
Domingo stated he was dissatisfied with the end result of Saturday’s match however felt that his younger group had challenged Pakistan within the first match.
“I feel we had been round 15 runs quick within the first match and round 35 runs quick at present. However look you must understand that Pakistan is the primary T20 facet at present and we’re quantity 9. And so they confirmed at present why they’re primary,” he stated.
Domingo stated his missed key gamers like Shakib al Hasan and Mushfiqur Rahim nevertheless it was additionally good to offer the youthful gamers an opportunity for studying.
“We determined to bat first each occasions as a result of it did not appear like a simple wicket to bat on and we thought that if we put up a decent whole we might check and squeeze their batsmen within the chase. I feel we did that within the first match.”
He famous that Pakistan was all the time a unbelievable facet whereas defending totals and Bangladesh had an inexperienced batting facet.
The South African, who has simply taken cost of the Bangladesh facet, stated that they had been testing the depth of expertise in Bangladesh cricket because the seniors would not be round for ever.
“That is my first tour with them and there’s work to be carried out with them. We’ve got all obtained issues we have to enhance upon and take our sport to the following stage.”
Requested about Tamim Iqbal’s comparatively gradual 65-run innings on Saturday, Domingo identified that the opener was a high quality participant however since Bangladesh saved on dropping wickets he couldn’t bat freely.
The third T20 shall be performed on Monday.