Ganguly: Bangladesh will play quarter-final or semi-final in ODI World Cup
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Former India captain Sourav Ganguly believes Bangladesh has a chance to reach the quarter-finals or semi-finals of the next ODI World Cup, which will be held in India.
Ganguly travelled to Bangladesh as a special guest on Thursday to attend the Mayor Cup opening ceremony. Sourav expressed his hopes for Bangladesh's success in World Cup, he praised all-rounder Shakib al Hasan, stalwart Mushfiqur Rahim and young talent Najmul Hossain Shanto.
"Yesterday I said that Bangladesh got so much talent, which is worth seeing in cricket. In bowling-batting, there are all-rounders like Shakib, there is also Mushfiqur, and now Shanto. I always follow Bangladesh cricket and am glad to see their success," Ganguly told the media.
"I have high expectations. Expecting that they will reach the quarter-final or semi-final. If there is a bit of luck and form. If the specialist spinners and pacers are in form, they can go further," he said.