Asia Cup, 2008 / Wicket commentary

Asia Cup - 1st match, Group A

Bangladesh v United Arab Emirates

Bangladesh won by 96 runs

2.3

Zahid Shah to Nazimuddin, OUT, lovely delivery pitches on a good length outside the off stump and moves away, Nazimuddin goes for a drive and gets the outside edge through to Arshad at second slip. First strike for UAE and Zahid.

Nazimuddin c Arshad Ali b Zahid Shah 2 (17m 8b 0x4 0x6) SR: 25.00

Bangladesh 12/1   Tamim Iqbal 1* (7b)   Zahid Shah 1.3-0-4-1

23.2

Khurram Khan to Tamim Iqbal, 2 runs, OUT, run out! Disaster for bangladesh as Tamim goes. Cuts it down to thirdman and the throw comes in from the deep, Amjad Ali collects a wide throw and then dives to remove the stumps to run out Tamim.

Tamim Iqbal run out 40 (108m 66b 2x4 0x6) SR: 60.60

Bangladesh 107/2   Mohammad Ashraful 51* (66b 5x4)   Khurram Khan 0.2-0-2-0

43.4

Zahid Shah to Raqibul Hasan, OUT, a good knock comes to an end. That ball was not too short for the pull, he gets a top-edge and the ball goes high in the air on the off side in front of the wicket and Amjad Ali the keeper calls for it and takes the catch.

Raqibul Hasan c †Amjad Ali b Zahid Shah 83 (86m 63b 9x4 0x6) SR: 131.74

Bangladesh 248/3   Mohammad Ashraful 108* (125b 8x4)   Zahid Shah 8.4-0-44-2

43.6

Zahid Shah to Alok Kapali, OUT, Run out! Plays on the track and takes off for a quick single, Amjad reaches the ball first and runs out Ashraful. A wonderful knock comes to an end.

Mohammad Ashraful run out 109 (181m 126b 8x4 0x6) SR: 86.50

Bangladesh 250/4   Alok Kapali 0* (1b)   Zahid Shah 9-0-46-2

44.4

Khurram Khan to Alok Kapali, OUT, nice delivery, Kapali chips it in the air back to the bowler, who parries it up in the air and takes the catch.

Alok Kapali c & b Khurram Khan 1 (6m 4b 0x4 0x6) SR: 25.00

Bangladesh 252/5   Mashrafe Mortaza 1* (1b)   Khurram Khan 7.4-0-56-1

45.3

Zahid Shah to Mashrafe Mortaza, OUT, low full toss on the legs and Mortaza chips it in the air straight to the fielder at midwicket.

Mashrafe Mortaza c Khurram Khan b Zahid Shah 3 (7m 4b 0x4 0x6) SR: 75.00

Bangladesh 257/6   Mahmudullah 1* (2b)   Zahid Shah 9.3-0-47-3

48.1

Khurram Khan to Mushfiqur Rahim, OUT, sweeps and misses, Amjad Ali collects the ball and whips off the bails, he appeals and the third umpire is called into action once again, the red light flashes as Mushfiqur could not gets his feet back in time.

Mushfiqur Rahim st †Amjad Ali b Khurram Khan 16 (13m 11b 2x4 0x6) SR: 145.45

Bangladesh 278/7   Mahmudullah 6* (7b)   Khurram Khan 9.1-0-66-2

49.6

Arshad Ali to Dolar Mahmud, 1 run, OUT, down the wicket and mistimes the shot to the onside, the throw comes in from the deep to the keeper as the batsmen were coming for the second run. Amjad Ali breaks the stumps and it is referred to the third umpire, the red light flashes.

Dolar Mahmud run out 20 (7m 9b 1x4 1x6) SR: 222.22

Bangladesh 300/8   Mahmudullah 8* (9b)   Arshad Ali 10-0-74-0
Tournament Results
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Sri Lanka won by 100 runs
Pakistan v Bangladesh at Karachi - Jul 4, 2008
Pakistan won by 10 wickets (with 182 balls remaining)
India v Sri Lanka at Karachi - Jul 3, 2008
India won by 6 wickets (with 19 balls remaining)
Pakistan v India at Karachi - Jul 2, 2008
Pakistan won by 8 wickets (with 27 balls remaining)
Bangladesh v Sri Lanka at Karachi - Jun 30, 2008
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Photos

Jun 24, 2008

Abdur Razzak took three wickets to reach 100 scalps in ODIs, Bangladesh v UAE, Group A, Asia Cup, Lahore, June 24, 2008

Abdur Razzak took three wickets to reach 100 scalps in ODIs

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Jun 24, 2008

Khurram Khan takes a run during his 78, Bangladesh v UAE, Group A, Asia Cup, Lahore, June 24, 2008

Khurram Khan takes a run during his 78

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