New Zealand tour of Bangladesh, 2010/11 / Commentary

New Zealand in Bangladesh ODI Series - 1st ODI

Bangladesh v New Zealand

Bangladesh won by 9 runs (D/L method)

8.3

Mills to Junaid Siddique, no run, short ball on leg stump which Junaid thinks of playing but eventually pulls out

8.4

Mills to Junaid Siddique, FOUR, beautifully driven straight back past the bowler, fielders look on as the ball races away

8.5

Mills to Junaid Siddique, no run, slanted across the left-hander who thinks of playing but eventually plays the curtain rail leave patented by Neil McKenzie

8.6

Mills to Junaid Siddique, no run, short of a length which surprises Siddique who originally comes forward and then inside edges onto his pad as he looks to move onto the back foot

Bangladesh 38/1   Junaid Siddique 4* (4b 1x4)

9.3

McKay to Junaid Siddique, 1 run, uncomfortably played by Siddique who takes his top hand off the bat but top-edges out to square leg

Bangladesh 42/1   Junaid Siddique 5* (5b 1x4)

10.1

Mills to Junaid Siddique, no run, well fielded at mid-off who prevents a boundary

10.2

Mills to Junaid Siddique, no run, slightly squared up by a shortish ball which is pushed out to point

10.3

Mills to Junaid Siddique, no run, again defended into the off side

10.4

Mills to Junaid Siddique, no run, yet again the cut is weakly mistimed out to point, batsmen struggling to time back-foot strokes

10.5

Mills to Junaid Siddique, no run

10.6

Mills to Junaid Siddique, no run

Bangladesh 42/1   Junaid Siddique 5* (11b 1x4)

12.1

NL McCullum to Junaid Siddique, 1 wide

12.1

NL McCullum to Junaid Siddique, 1 run

12.3

NL McCullum to Junaid Siddique, no run

12.4

NL McCullum to Junaid Siddique, no run

12.5

NL McCullum to Junaid Siddique, no run

12.6

NL McCullum to Junaid Siddique, no run

Bangladesh 53/1   Junaid Siddique 6* (16b 1x4)

13.2

Vettori to Junaid Siddique, no run

13.3

Vettori to Junaid Siddique, 1 run

13.6

Vettori to Junaid Siddique, no run

Bangladesh 56/1   Junaid Siddique 7* (19b 1x4)

14.4

NL McCullum to Junaid Siddique, 1 run

14.6

NL McCullum to Junaid Siddique, no run

Bangladesh 61/1   Junaid Siddique 8* (21b 1x4)

16.1

NL McCullum to Junaid Siddique, no run

16.2

NL McCullum to Junaid Siddique, 1 run

16.4

NL McCullum to Junaid Siddique, 1 run

16.6

NL McCullum to Junaid Siddique, 1 run

Bangladesh 66/2   Junaid Siddique 11* (25b 1x4)

17.1

Vettori to Junaid Siddique, 2 runs

17.2

Vettori to Junaid Siddique, 1 run

17.5

Vettori to Junaid Siddique, no run

17.6

Vettori to Junaid Siddique, no run

Bangladesh 70/2   Junaid Siddique 14* (29b 1x4)

19.6

Vettori to Junaid Siddique, no run

Bangladesh 73/2   Junaid Siddique 14* (30b 1x4)

20.2

NL McCullum to Junaid Siddique, 1 run

20.6

NL McCullum to Junaid Siddique, no run

Bangladesh 80/2   Junaid Siddique 15* (32b 1x4)

21.3

Vettori to Junaid Siddique, 1 run, dances down and works to long-on

Bangladesh 86/2   Junaid Siddique 16* (33b 1x4)

22.1

NL McCullum to Junaid Siddique, 1 run, worked to long-on

22.5

NL McCullum to Junaid Siddique, no run, almost inside-edged onto the stumps, attempted a booming drive through the off side

22.6

NL McCullum to Junaid Siddique, 1 run, this time settles for the conventional work into the off side

Bangladesh 89/2   Junaid Siddique 18* (36b 1x4)

23.1

Vettori to Junaid Siddique, 1 run, wide outside off and played out to deep cover

23.6

Vettori to Junaid Siddique, no run, tries to steal a quick single into the on side but the fieders are quick to converge

Bangladesh 91/2   Junaid Siddique 19* (38b 1x4)

24.1

Ryder to Junaid Siddique, no run, almost caught and bowled as a leading edge induced

24.2

Ryder to Junaid Siddique, 1 run, carves the wide ball outside the off stump along the ground out to deep cover

Bangladesh 94/2   Junaid Siddique 20* (40b 1x4)

25.4

Vettori to Junaid Siddique, no run, controversy here as Junaid is dragged out of his crease with his back foot on the line when the bails were taken off. However, the third umpire has chosen to give Junaid a lifeline

25.5

Vettori to Junaid Siddique, 1 run, Junaid gets off strike after his lucky escape with a push through backward point

Bangladesh 102/3   Junaid Siddique 21* (42b 1x4)

26.2

Southee to Junaid Siddique, no run

26.3

Southee to Junaid Siddique, 1 run

26.5

Southee to Junaid Siddique, 1 run

Bangladesh 107/3   Junaid Siddique 23* (45b 1x4)

28.1

Southee to Junaid Siddique, 1 bye, keeps low outside off, swing and a miss, keeper fumbles and the batsmen scamper a bye

28.4

Southee to Junaid Siddique, 1 run, on the pads and flicked out to deep backward square

28.6

Southee to Junaid Siddique, 1 run, outside edge all the way along the carpet to third man

Bangladesh 124/3   Junaid Siddique 25* (48b 1x4)

29.1

McKay to Junaid Siddique, FOUR, well down the leg side, goes down to fine leg, credited as runs but replays are inconclusive as to leg-byes

29.2

McKay to Junaid Siddique, no run, squeezed out to cover

29.3

McKay to Junaid Siddique, no run, better bowling from McKay who has been expensive today, swings into Junaid who again squeezes it out to cover against the swing

29.4

McKay to Junaid Siddique, no run, rolls his fingers on this one which again results in a mistimed stroke from Siddique

29.5

McKay to Junaid Siddique, 1 run, short outside off but Siddique is unable to capitalise fully and pulls out to deep midwicket for one

Bangladesh 129/3   Junaid Siddique 30* (53b 2x4)

30.1

NL McCullum to Junaid Siddique, OUT, bowled 'em! Straight through the gate, that's the end of Siddique who fails to make the most of the generosity afforded to him by the third umpire

Junaid Siddique b NL McCullum 30 (96m 54b 2x4 0x6) SR: 55.55

Bangladesh 132/4   Junaid Siddique 30 (54b 2x4)
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Oct 5, 2010

The Bangladesh fielders celebrate the dismissal of Brendan McCullum, Bangladesh v New Zealand, 1st ODI, Mirpur, October 5, 2010

The Bangladesh fielders celebrate the dismissal of Brendan McCullum

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Oct 5, 2010

The Bangladesh fielders celebrate the dismissal of Ross Taylor, Bangladesh v New Zealand, 1st ODI, Mirpur, October 5, 2010

The Bangladesh fielders celebrate the dismissal of Ross Taylor

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