ADELAIDE: Shakib Al Hasan has no qualms about admitting Bangladesh aren’t a title contender in the T20 World Cup and a win against India will be seen as a surprise.
Bangladesh and India are four points from three games.
“We didn’t come here to win the World Cup, but India did. If we win tomorrow it will be an upset win. India are favorites tomorrow,” Shakib told reporters on the eve. Match.
The cold conditions in Adelaide create a problem, but the key will be adaptability.
“It’s a bit difficult. It was very cold in Hobart and here it’s cold. It’s hard to adapt to this cold but most players have at some point played here. You can’t change the time but we have to manage it,” he added. said.

While Shakib hasn’t been shy about calling India’s No.1 hitter Suryakumar Yadav to the T20Is over the past year, he thought Bangladesh will have to focus on every Indian hitter.
“If you’re not good, you won’t play the World Cup for India. It’s a phenomenal batting order,” he said.

Shakib did not elaborate on his plans for the game.
“We will have our plans in place, but not necessarily these solutions will work. All eleven players are capable and we have to do with the resources we have,” said the skipper, whose team to date have lost 10 T20Is to the benefit of the neighbour. nation.



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