Lack of Test action not a concern for Bangladesh ahead of England series
Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim is not unduly concerned by their long lay-off in Tests as they prepare to play the format for the first time in well over a year against England in Chittagong.
The Tigers were last in action in the longest form of the game at the beginning of August last year, whereas their opponents have played 16 Tests in the intervening gap.
Mushfiqur, who skippers the side in Tests only, said when asked if the long break would be a factor: "If we start thinking about these things then we are going on the back foot. Now is the time to play and we are focusing on... read more
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