Mashrafe Bin Mortaza become retained as ODI captain for this month’s three-healthy series in Sri Lanka, putting an end to any doubts over the continuation of his worldwide profession.
Absolutely everyone turned into curious approximately whether the most a success Bangladesh captain would continue together with his worldwide career after the arena Cup and in particular approximately whether the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) could don’t forget appointing a new ODI skipper. But, neither Mashrafe nor the board have to this point give you a clean statement.
Requested approximately whether or not Mashrafe have been named captain until the lately concluded global Cup, BCB CEO Nizamuddin Chowdhury and media committee chairman Jalal Yunus instructed The each day famous person that they typically looked to hold Mashrafe on as skipper until after the quadrennial mega-event.
“proper at this second it’s now not feasible for me to talk about the precise selection concerning the time-frame as i would have to check the papers however with none doubt, he turned into our consideration until the world Cup,” Chowdhury, currently in London attending the ICC board assembly, said over cellphone the day prior to this.
“He [Mashrafe] was appointed as captain till the sector Cup however as he’s available robotically, he is our captain to steer the group in Sri Lanka,” said Yunus.
BCB cricket operations committee chairman and former countrywide captain Akram Khan brought that, ‘We best talk Mashrafe’s future when it comes from him. The entirety will rely upon Mashrafe’.
BCB president Nazmul Hassan, but, lately told newshounds in London that he had discussed retirement plans with the pacer.
“we will do it [his farewell] as properly as feasible. It have to be accomplished at home. We informed him that in our closing verbal exchange with him, that we need to do it returned domestic,” knowledgeable Hassan.
35-year-vintage Mashrafe, who suffered with hamstring harm in the course of the sector Cup in the uk, wherein he took just one wicket from eight fits, instructed the every day star in an interview at some point of the event that, ‘i will reflect onconsideration on these things [retirement] simplest after the sector Cup ends. If my profession is over, i will consider it after the world Cup and take a selection in a right way’.
Despite the fact that Mashrafe has now not retired from check cricket, he did no longer represent the facet within the longer-version format due to the fact that injuring his proper leg whilst captaining the aspect for the primary time in 2009 towards West Indies.
On four April 2017, Mashrafe announced his retirement from Twenty20 internationals after the Sri Lanka excursion