Skipper Shakib Al Hasan says hosts wanted to prove a point after humiliating losses in Caribbean- Firstcricket News…

Dhaka: Bangladesh Test skipper Shakib Al Hasan is pleased his team was able to get payback for the humiliation they suffered at the hands of the West Indies earlier this year.

Bangladesh completed a 2-0 sweep of the West Indies inside three days in Dhaka on Sunday, recording their first ever victory by an innings in the second Test.

The Caribbean side recorded a few other unwanted records during the match, becoming the first side to be asked to follow-on by Bangladesh after a first innings total of 111 in Dhaka — the lowest Test score ever recorded against Bangladesh.

Shakib Al Hasan returned from a finger injury to lead Bangladesh to a 2-0 sweep over West Indies at home. AFP

It was exactly the response Shakib said he had expected from his team after losing…

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