Former West Indies cricketer Brian Lara praised both Tamim Iqbal and Mushfiqur Rahim for their brilliant against England in the opening match of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017, on Thursday. [নিউজটি বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ তামিম, মুশফিকের প্রশংসায় পঞ্চমুখ লারা]
The legendary cricketer thinks the Bangladesh opener has become a more confident batsman now. “Tamim is a more confident cricketer now than he was in the early days. He is also one of the senior cricketers of the side and he is making full use of his experienc,” said Lara.
Lara, who is a man of so many cricket records also admitted that it was not easy to play such a long innings at Oval. However, he thinks Tamim is being benefited for the experience he has playing of international cricket.
“He did brilliant in his home soil and now scoring runs even in away. It was not easy to bat on the Oval wicket. I think he is using his experience here,” Lara added.
Talking about Mushfiqur Rahim, he said he was impressed with the batting of the most dependable batsman of Bangladesh’s side.
“I am impressed with Mushfiqur’s batting. The way he was batting, seemed like he has been playing international cricket for 15-20 years,” he sighned off.
– Nazmus Sajid Chowdhury, Contribitor, bdcrictime.com