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Bangladesh Enlists Former Pakistani Leg Spinner as Spin Coach Ahead of T20 World Cup 2024

Bangladesh Enlists Former Pakistani Leg Spinner as Spin Coach Ahead of T20 World Cup 2024

The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has made a strategic move to bolster their spin department ahead of the impending 2024 T20 World Cup in the United States and the Caribbean by enlisting the expertise of former Pakistan leg-spinner, Mushtaq Ahmed, to serve as their spin coach.

This announcement reflects Bangladesh’s preparation to tackle the challenges of the T20 format at the international level. With Mushtaq Ahmed’s distinguished career as a spin maestro, he brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to the coaching setup.

Ahmed’s appointment underscores Bangladesh’s dedication to refining its spin arsenal, a crucial aspect in the fast-paced and dynamic T20 format. His insights and guidance are anticipated to be instrumental in enhancing the skills of Bangladesh’s spinners, equipping them to excel in the demanding conditions expected during the tournament.

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As the countdown to the T20 World Cup begins, Bangladesh fans eagerly await the impact of Mushtaq Ahmed’s mentorship on the team’s performance. With his appointment, Bangladesh aims to leverage his expertise to mount a formidable challenge against the world’s best in T20 cricket.

Bangladesh has been placed in Group D of the 2024 T20 World Cup alongside South Africa, Sri Lanka, Netherlands, and Nepal. The Tigers will kick off their campaign against arch-rivals Sri Lanka on 7 June. Bangladesh will be striving to advance to the Super 8s stage of the competition for only the second time in their history. Their previous best finish came in 2007 when they qualified for the Super 8s stage.