Although he has already on the fast track to sustained success, Mustafizur is also benefiting from the tutelage of legendary West Indian quick Courtney Walsh. The 54-year-old, who claimed 519 wickets in his 132-test career and another 227 in ODIs, joined Bangladesh as bowling coach in September
through to the 2019 World Cup. Hesson thought Walsh would be useful for entire Bangladeshi pace attack given his track record here. "He obviously knows how to bowl in New Zealand," he said, in respect to Walsh's 32 wickets from seven tests between 1987-99.