Fresh from a Commonwealth Games silver medal in Glasgow, the Indian men`s hockey team is now eyeing the Asian Games and will tour Bangladesh for a three-match series starting August 6 to tune-up for the challenge in Incheon, South Korea.
A prolonged winless run has dented their morale but Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim today urged his teammates to display positive body language in the three-match ODI series against India from tomorrow as he feels it will translate into good performance.
India are all set to take on Bangladesh in a three-match ODI series starting from Sunday. As most the senior Indian players have been given rest, under the captaincy of Suresh Raina, it`s time for fringe players to take the centre stage.
The future of fast-bowler Wahab Riaz and wicket-keeper Kamran Akmal remains uncertain as both the cricketers are yet to get clearance from the PCB for the Bangladesh tour, which is due to start from November 29.