Newly-appointed Afghanistan captain Rashid Khan is confident that his side will be able to mentally transition into the longer format, ahead of their one-off Test against Bangladesh.

“We have that mental preparation and we have worked on how to play four-day cricket, five-day cricket,” Rashid told reporters upon Afghanistan’s arrival in Dhaka on Friday, 30 August. “We have worked on that, we have had a good practice camp before coming here. We will try our best to be positive and do well in the game.

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