Former Windies cricketer Courtney Walsh joined Bangladesh Cricket Team last year in September as bowling coach. Having the legendary cricketer as bowling was surely an inspiring incident for the Bangladeshi pacers. [নিউজটি বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ ‘বাংলাদেশের সবাই অনেক সহায়ক’]
While talking about the time of joining the Bangladesh side as coach, Walsh revealed that everyone in the team has been very helpful to him.
“They were very happy for me to be a part of this set-up. The players and the coaching staff welcomed me with open arms. Everyone has been very helpful; I’m just trying to pass on the knowledge that I have,” Walsh said.
In the meantime Walsh also said that getting the opportunity of working with the Bangladesh team had been tremendous and he was enjoying his duty.
“I want to give the tips that I can to help the bowlers. I want to help them wherever I can, and to have a chance to work with the Bangladesh team that’s full of talent has been tremendous. I’m enjoying it, because at the end it’s the game that I will love till I’m alive,” he added.
The legendary fast bowler lastly said his main aim was to help the Bangladeshi bowlers to develop their bowling skill.
“They were not overawed but everyone was just happy that I was a part of their set-up. Every now and then, some of the young cricketers would try and pick my brain, which was very good. For me, I just want to work with them to make sure they develop their cricket and we get better as a squad and as a unit.”
-Nazmus Sajid Chowdhury, Contributor, bdcrictime.com