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Arnold: Bangladesh showed lot of improvement

Former Sri Lanka batsman Russel Arnold analyses the first Test between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh in Galle (00:00)

Interviewer: Andrew Fernando

March 12, 2013

Posted by bdsmaruf on (March 14, 2013, 12:04 GMT)

well said by Arnold. you are really a good cricket analyzer.

Posted by   on (March 13, 2013, 8:22 GMT)

Bangladesh played well, everyone on saw that there is no doubt about that. thanks Mr. Russel

Posted by Great_Chucker on (March 13, 2013, 6:52 GMT)

bring back Murali ...Sl cannot take 20wickets now,they don't have any quality bowlers

Posted by Hafiz_55 on (March 13, 2013, 6:46 GMT)

This time Bangladesh played better cricket. Rusel Arnold praised young Bangladesh team for their courageous action on the field, Batsmen played many eye catching classic shots. At the same time he criticized for poor display of both team too. Match was Bangladesh vs Srilanka. Though he is a Srilankan during commentary he was impartial. The pitch factor is common for both team. The fact is it was a good cricket show, cricket lovers enjoyed the match. Bangladeshis have improved a lot. No doubt near future they will be a strong team. Spectators are waiting to see a spectacular competitive match between them at Colombo.

Posted by   on (March 13, 2013, 6:25 GMT)

yes everything true Thanks Russel

Posted by Ain_EL_Sabet on (March 13, 2013, 5:31 GMT)

Bangladesh has improved in batting but not in balling and fielding . Hope BD find some decent ballers soon and then BD will be all set .

Posted by   on (March 12, 2013, 20:29 GMT)

Bangladesh have not improved, on the other hand Sri Lanka's Bowling has worsened since the departure of Murli and of-course the pitch had a better say then both the teams. Boycott is rite Pitches like these will kill Test match cricket.

Posted by   on (March 12, 2013, 19:33 GMT)

i agree with mr arnold well said russel arnold

Posted by nubes on (March 12, 2013, 19:08 GMT)

thank you so much for all the positive comments on Bangladesh team. respect for you Mr Arnold. you are a true gentleman of this sport. i hope J Boycott listen to this..........

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