“It had been the bowlers who gained us the sport. I understand how difficult it used to be within the center making an allowance for the dew issue,” Rohit Sharma mentioned on the post-match presentation.
“At one degree it used to be taking a look simple for them once they wanted 70-odd of eight overs; issues had been taking a look difficult for us,” he added.
After being requested to bat, India rode on half-centuries by means of KL Rahul and Shreyas Iyer to submit a aggressive general of 174/five in spite of a deficient get started.
Bangladesh, however, regarded smartly on the right track for victory once they began their chase. Mohammad Naim top-scored with 81 runs off 48 balls, together with 10 limitations and two sixes.
Rohit, who used to be main the T20I facet within the absence of Virat Kohli, admitted that his staff used to be underneath super force at one degree.
“It used to be an ideal comeback from us. The lads took the accountability and raised their fingers up. I simply reminded them this (pointing against the jersey) is what we’re enjoying for,” he mentioned.
“I will be able to perceive when wickets don’t seem to be falling, it is onerous to select up. I simply needed to remind what staff they are enjoying for, credit score to the bowlers,” Rohit defined.
The 32-year-old opening batsman misplaced his wicket for mere two runs, in the second one over of the event, however did not shy to applaud Iyer and Rahul, who contributed with 62 and 52 runs respectively.
“Additionally to the batsmen – the way in which Rahul and Iyer performed, that used to be magnificent. That’s what we would like from the staff – people taking the accountability,” Rohit mentioned.
In step with Rohit, the staff is taking a look “to seek out the correct stability” earlier than the T20 International Cup and people who don’t seem to be a part of the staff now gets a possibility within the upcoming collection.
“Till we get on the subject of the International Cup, we were given to seek out the correct stability. There are a couple of guys lacking, however they’re going to come again.
“Retaining the whole lot in thoughts, now we have few video games in thoughts earlier than we get into that flight to Australia. If we stay appearing like we did lately, it’ll be a large headache for Virat and the selectors,” he concluded.
India will subsequent tackle Bangladesh in a two-match Take a look at collection, beginning in Indore on Thursday.