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ICC World T20 2014: Mushfiqur Rahim laments poor Bangladesh display after loss

Mushfiqur Rahim is disappointed at Bangladesh's abject manner of defeat against West Indies © Getty Images
Mushfiqur Rahim is disappointed at Bangladesh’s abject manner of defeat against West Indies © Getty Images

Mirpur: Mar 25, 2014

Bangladesh skipper Mushfiqur Rahim said it was their fielding and batting which let them down on Tuesday.

“It was a disappointing effort — first with our fielding, because we gave away a lot of cheap runs. To chase 170 you need a good start, but we lost wickets early and it is difficult from there on,” he said.

“Our bowling was good, but our fielding let down as we gave away 20 extra runs. We need bit better shot selection. If you lose three early wickets, you are on a back foot. It hurts [the recent losses] but the credit should also go the opposition players,” Rahim said.

ICC World T20 2014 schedule: Match time table with venue details

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Nov 24, 2014 (05:29 IST)   at Glenelg, Adelaide

Pakistan vs New Zealand in UAE, 2014

Nov 26, 2014 (11:30 IST)   at Sharjah

India tour of Australia 2014, Practice matches

Nov 28, 2014 (05:29 IST)   at Adelaide

England tour of Sri Lanka, 2014

Nov 29, 2014 (10:00 IST)   at Colombo

Deodhar Trophy, 2014-15

Nov 29, 2014 (14:30 IST)   at TBC

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United Arab Emirates won by 5 wkts

Zimbabwe tour of Bangladesh, 2014

Nov 28, 2014  at Dhaka

Bangladesh won by 21 runs

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Nov 26, 2014  at Dhaka

Bangladesh won by 124 runs

England tour of Sri Lanka, 2014

Nov 26, 2014  at Colombo

Sri Lanka won by 25 runs

Hong Kong tour of Sri Lanka, 2014

Nov 24, 2014  at Colombo

Hong Kong won by 2 wkts

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