Mominul wants to play in English county cricket
Longer version of cricket is considered the game’s highest standard form of cricket. Hereby, English county cricket arranges such tournaments every year. It’s very hard to find someone who doesn’t like these aristocratic fights among the county teams. There is no surprise that Bangladesh Test skipper Mominul Haque wants to play in the English county cricket.
Mominul was a guest in a live chat session with Bdcrictime recently. He answered various questions regarding cricket from his fans. Besides, he shared his plans and schemes regarding his captaincy and development of Bangladesh cricket.
Mominul revealed that the cardinal goal is to gain the evaluation of longest format of the cricket as the ODI format. Bangladesh is now one of the big teams in ODI format. But unlike ODI format, there’s much failure in Test cricket for Bangladesh.
“All the captains want to take the team in a better position. I want to bring back the evaluation of Test cricket for Bangladesh. We have to play well for that, we have to win and draw matches a lot. Besides we have to win series at home and abroad,”
Emphasizing on playing against the big teams Mominul said, “We have won only 1 or 2 Test series at abroad. We have to increase the rate of winning series at abroad. That’s why we have to play Test series against the big teams. Therefore, Bangladesh’s evaluation will be increased in Test format like the ODI format. The new generation should also be interested in Test cricket. That’s my goal.”
Despite playing in all formats Mominul is treated as Test specialist. Even the leadership of the Test team has been handed over to him. All the best batsman in the world have got the proposal to play in county. In a reply of a question from fan, Mominul told that he also wanted to play in county, if he would get the chance. “I want to play in the county. If I get a chance. I will definitely play,” the 28-year old Mominul said.