Mushfiqur Rahim hails Bangladesh series win over West Indies

"We deserved to win this one-day series, judging by our performance since the Tests and our cricket skills. We would have at least drawn that first Test had we not made some mistakes.

updated: December 09, 2012 17:34 IST
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Dhaka: Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim on Sunday hailed his team's hard-fought series win over the West Indies as the country's "biggest" ever given the absence of talismanic all-rounder Shakil Al Hasan.

Bangladesh held their nerves to clinch the deciding fifth and final one-day in Dhaka on Saturday by two wickets for a 3-2 series win, their second over the West Indies in three years.

"We were missing a big performer in this series," said Rahim of Shakib's absence, Bangladesh's best performer in recent seasons who had been laid low by a shin injury.

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