New Zealand candid drillmaster Mark Greatbatch on Thursday gave a anathema adjudication of his players' achievement adjoin Bangladesh, adage the Black Caps "played like dicks" and charge redeem themselves in India.
New Zealand this ages capitulated 0-4 in a one-day alternation adjoin unfancied Bangladesh, a aftereffect the bounded media has declared as a low point in the team's history.
"When you comedy abominably like that you've got to advanced up," Greatbatch told radio base Livesport from India, area New Zealand will abutting anniversary activate a bout that includes three Tests and bristles one-day internationals.
"It's actual devastating. We played like dicks absolutely and I accept there's one absolute thing, we've got a adventitious abutting anniversary to absolutely put it right."
Greatbatch was analogously edgeless in his appraisal of the team's top adjustment batsmen, who bootless to blaze adjoin Bangladesh.
"I anticipate some aren't acceptable enough, I anticipate some anticipate they are more good than they are," he said, abnegation to name the players he was apropos to.
The drillmaster said his batsmen bare to assignment out back a bearings appropriate assailment and back they bare backbone at the crease.
"What it requires is absolutely allocation out the candid accuracy and belief up the bearings that you're arena in and we've got some assignment to do in all those areas," he said.
New Zealand candid chiefs accept resisted above changes afterwards the Bangladesh humiliation, authoritative alone two changes to the Test ancillary to face India and instead ambience up a board of above players to appraise all aspects of the game.