Asia Cup - 6th match

Bangladesh v Sri Lanka

Bangladesh won by 5 wickets (with 17 balls remaining) (D/L method)

16.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Kapugedera, no run, straightening on middle, pushed to extra cover

16.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Kapugedera, 2 runs, he charges out and has a go, not quite in control but manages to loft it over midwicket

16.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Kapugedera, 1 wide, angled down the leg side

16.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Kapugedera, 1 run, flight outside off, he mistimes the drive but picks up one wide of point

16.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Thirimanne, no run, well bowled, tossed up slower through the air, he ends up getting beaten as he pushes inside the line

16.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Thirimanne, no run, worked to square leg

16.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Thirimanne, no run, there was width as this flat delivery hurried across him, but the cut found point

Sri Lanka 54/3   Shakib Al Hasan 1-0-4-0

18.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Kapugedera, FOUR, goes for the sweep and manages to get it wide of short fine leg, the shot is timed well enough to beat deep square leg running across

18.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Kapugedera, no run, pushed back to the bowler

18.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Kapugedera, no run, cannot put this wide one away, backs away and hammers it straight to cover, that should have gone

18.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Kapugedera, 1 run, some turn from off, he runs it softly in front of short third man

18.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Thirimanne, 1 run, down the track and an easy single down to long on with a push

18.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Kapugedera, no run, fine stop from extra cover, saves some runs with a dive to his left, the drive had been timed well off the front foot

Sri Lanka 63/3   Shakib Al Hasan 2-0-10-0

21.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Kapugedera, 1 run, nudged behind square leg

21.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Thirimanne, no run, pushed back to the bowler

21.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Thirimanne, no run, tossed up ball driven to the bowler who gets a hand to it and parries it to midwicket

21.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Thirimanne, 2 runs, goes down and scoops in the air wide of fine leg

21.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Thirimanne, 1 run, flicked to deep midwicket off the pad

21.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Kapugedera, no run, gets forward and defends solidly

Sri Lanka 78/3   Shakib Al Hasan 3-0-14-0

23.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Thirimanne, 1 run, leaves the crease and brings up the 50th run of the stand with a drive to long on

23.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Kapugedera, no run, gets forward and pushes to extra cover

23.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Kapugedera, no run, another push to a tossed up ball, to cover

23.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Kapugedera, no run, digs out a very full one down the pitch

23.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Kapugedera, 1 run, bends the knee and swings, the ball goes on the bounce to deep square leg

23.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Thirimanne, 1 run, full outside off, pushed wide of point

Sri Lanka 84/3   Shakib Al Hasan 4-0-17-0

25.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Thirimanne, 1 run, worked towards square leg

25.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Kapugedera, no run, flat and shortish, but the cut is stopped by point

25.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Kapugedera, no run, full and down the leg side as he misses the nudge

25.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Kapugedera, 1 run, again point goes leaping, this time to his right, and takes pace off the cut, Shakib applauds the effort from Mahmudullah

25.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Thirimanne, 1 run, cut away to sweeper cover

25.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Kapugedera, 1 run, pushes a tossed up delivery to extra cover

Sri Lanka 92/3   Shakib Al Hasan 5-0-21-0

35.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Kapugedera, 1 run, flat delivery worked wide of midwicket

35.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Tharanga, no run, fuller one defended on to the leg side

35.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Tharanga, 1 run, whipped to deep midwicket

35.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Kapugedera, 1 run, backs away outside leg, Shakib follows him, worked through midwicket

35.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Tharanga, no run, flat delivery, he backs away and cuts hard, straight to point

35.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Tharanga, no run, excellent over from Shakib, Tharanga forces a full delivery to him on the bounce

Sri Lanka 144/4   Shakib Al Hasan 6-0-24-0

37.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Kapugedera, 1 run, pushed off the front foot towards cover, Rahim goes charging towards the ball

37.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Tharanga, 1 run, worked in front of square leg

37.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Kapugedera, 1 run, whipped across the line to deep midwicket, quick work in keeping them to one

37.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Tharanga, 1 run, length ball worked to deep midwicket

37.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Kapugedera, 2 runs, nudged through vacant midwicket, that will be a hard-fought fifty for Kapu, Shakib in pursuit of the ball

37.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Kapugedera, FOUR, short, too short, sitting up, and he backs away to dispatch if past extra cover

Sri Lanka 157/4   Shakib Al Hasan 7-0-34-0

40.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Tharanga, no run, tossed up ball worked from middle to square leg

40.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Tharanga, 1 wide, flighted ball goes down the leg side, tharanga misses with the sweep

40.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Tharanga, 1 run, makes room and times the guide wide of short third man

40.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Maharoof, 3 runs, the line was taking it down leg, he got some glove on it as he went down for the sweep, rolls fine past the keeper

40.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Tharanga, no run, beats him on the drive with a tossed up ball that goes across with the angle

40.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Tharanga, 1 run, pushes a full ball to long off

40.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Maharoof, OUT, Shakib strikes, Maharoof going for the cut to a tossed up ball that straightened and skidded, gets an edge through to Rahim

MF Maharoof c †Mushfiqur Rahim b Shakib Al Hasan 3 (4m 3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

Sri Lanka 175/6   Shakib Al Hasan 8-0-40-1

42.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Kulasekara, no run, defends a generously flighted ball to the bowler

42.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Kulasekara, OUT, slow left-arm strikes once more, Kula given leg-before as he pushes forward, could there have been an inside edge, if there wasn't he was gone, Shakib getting the flat delivery to skid on, replays show it would have struck middle

KMDN Kulasekara lbw b Shakib Al Hasan 1 (4m 4b 0x4 0x6) SR: 25.00

42.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Senanayake, no run, defended off the front foot on to the off side

42.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Senanayake, no run, inside edge saves him as the tossed up ball rolls on the leg side

42.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Senanayake, no run, presses forward in defence

42.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Senanayake, no run, full delivery worked straight to midwicket, wicket maiden from Shakib, priceless

Sri Lanka 183/7   Shakib Al Hasan 9-1-40-2

44.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Tharanga, 2 runs, drives a full delivery wide of sweeper cover to pick up a couple

44.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Tharanga, 1 run, worked off the pad through square leg

44.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Senanayake, 1 run, slogs, from outside off, gets it along the ground to deep square

44.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Tharanga, SIX, here comes Tharanga, gets to the pitch and clobbers it high over long on

44.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Tharanga, 1 wide, misses the sweep as Shakib sprays it down leg

44.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Tharanga, FOUR, another poor delivery down the pads, and this time Tharanga takes toll, gets enough on it to send it racing fine down leg past the keeper

44.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Tharanga, 1 run, keeps strike with a push to long off

Sri Lanka 202/7   Shakib Al Hasan 10-1-56-2
Tournament Results
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Pakistan won by 2 runs
Bangladesh v Sri Lanka at Dhaka - Mar 20, 2012
Bangladesh won by 5 wickets (with 17 balls remaining) (D/L method)
India v Pakistan at Dhaka - Mar 18, 2012
India won by 6 wickets (with 13 balls remaining)
Bangladesh v India at Dhaka - Mar 16, 2012
Bangladesh won by 5 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Dhaka - Mar 15, 2012
Pakistan won by 6 wickets (with 61 balls remaining)
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Photos

Mar 20, 2012

Nasir Hossain jumps in celebration of Bangladesh's win, Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, Asia Cup, Mirpur, March 20, 2012

Nasir Hossain jumps in celebration of Bangladesh's win

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Mar 20, 2012

Mahmudullah celebrates Bangladesh's victory, Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, Asia Cup, Mirpur, March 20, 2012

Mahmudullah celebrates Bangladesh's victory

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