New Zealand tour of Bangladesh, 2010/11 / Commentary

New Zealand in Bangladesh ODI Series - 3rd ODI

Bangladesh v New Zealand

Bangladesh won by 7 wickets (with 60 balls remaining)

1.1

Rubel Hossain to Ryder, no run, on the leg stump, hits Ryder high on the pad, appeal but not out

1.2

Rubel Hossain to Ryder, no run, defended to mid-off

1.3

Rubel Hossain to Ryder, 1 run, pulled away to deep backward square

1.4

Rubel Hossain to Watling, no run, short on the stumps, Watling defends into the pitch and thinks about a single but no run there

1.5

Rubel Hossain to Watling, no run, mistimes a drive back to the bowler

1.6

Rubel Hossain to Watling, 1 wide, very very wide outside off stump, left alone and with good reason

1.6

Rubel Hossain to Watling, no run, punches to mid-off

New Zealand 6/1   Rubel Hossain 1-0-2-0

3.1

Rubel Hossain to Watling, no run, defended into the covers showing the full face of the blade

3.2

Rubel Hossain to Watling, no run, this time defends the slight in-swing to mid-on

3.3

Rubel Hossain to Watling, 1 run, short outside off, Watling punches off the back foot through cover

3.4

Rubel Hossain to Ryder, 2 runs, on the pads and Ryder delightfully flicks away but committed fielding keeps him to two

3.5

Rubel Hossain to Ryder, 1 wide, again fired way wide of off stump, Ryder had no chance of reaching that

3.5

Rubel Hossain to Ryder, no run, worked to short midwicket

3.6

Rubel Hossain to Ryder, no run, on off stump, pushes to mid-off

New Zealand 18/1   Rubel Hossain 2-0-6-0

6.1

Rubel Hossain to Ryder, no run, pushes into the covers

6.2

Rubel Hossain to Ryder, no run, goes for the swivel pull but misses as the ball whizzes past off stump

6.3

Rubel Hossain to Ryder, 1 run, flicked away into the leg side

6.4

Rubel Hossain to Watling, no run, defended by Watling back down the pitch

6.5

Rubel Hossain to Watling, no run, off the back foot, hit straight to cover

6.6

Rubel Hossain to Watling, FOUR, lovely square drive to a slightly short ball outside off stump, threads the gap and comfortably beats deep third man

New Zealand 32/1   Rubel Hossain 3-0-11-0

8.1

Rubel Hossain to Ryder, SIX, identical to his first six, picks up and deposits over square leg

8.2

Rubel Hossain to Ryder, no run

8.3

Rubel Hossain to Ryder, no run, defends this time to off

8.4

Rubel Hossain to Ryder, 1 run, slower ball but on the pads, uses the wrists to work wide of mid-on

8.5

Rubel Hossain to Watling, no run, shortish on off, slight bounce but Watling adjusts and punches to mid-on

8.6

Rubel Hossain to Watling, no run, outside off, Watling tries to drive but mistimed as he was not quite to the pitch of that

New Zealand 42/1   Rubel Hossain 4-0-18-0

30.1

Rubel Hossain to Stewart, no run, slung down on off stump, defends to mid-on

30.2

Rubel Hossain to Stewart, no run, short but swings back in to Stewart, who adjusts well to play back down the pitch where a diving Rubel fields off his own bowling

30.3

Rubel Hossain to Stewart, 1 run, punched through point off the back foot

30.4

Rubel Hossain to Taylor, no run, short outside off, Taylor plays off the back foot to cover

30.5

Rubel Hossain to Taylor, no run, appeal for lbw, Taylor survives. He comes down the track (only a couple of steps)and goes for his favourite leg-side heave, cuts back in from outside off to beat the heave, strikes him on the kneeroll and looked to be heading on towards middle and leg

30.6

Rubel Hossain to Taylor, no run, driven to point

New Zealand 98/5   Rubel Hossain 5-0-19-0

32.1

Rubel Hossain to Taylor, no run, on middle and leg, flicked to midwicket who fumbles but no chance of a run

32.2

Rubel Hossain to Taylor, 1 run, good intent from Taylor, defends down the track and sets off for what eventuates into a comfortable single

32.3

Rubel Hossain to NL McCullum, no run, down leg, hits Nathan on the pad

32.4

Rubel Hossain to NL McCullum, OUT, cleaned out. McCullum was thinking about swinging to leg, Rubel bowls it full on middle and McCullum tries to change his mind late which only produces a limp mixture of a defensive stroke and a leg-side hoick, which the ball beats as it goes straight through the gate

NL McCullum b Rubel Hossain 2 (5m 6b 0x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

32.5

Rubel Hossain to Mills, no run, loud appeal for lbw as Mills is rapped on the pads, but going down leg, Rubel very energetic after his wicket

32.6

Rubel Hossain to Mills, no run, poor stroke from Mills, a 'windy woof' as Richie Benaud would say, swings back in from outside off and beats Mills' incoherent swish

New Zealand 101/7   Rubel Hossain 6-0-20-1

34.1

Rubel Hossain to Mills, no run, Mills defends straight

34.2

Rubel Hossain to Mills, 1 run, short outside off, hammered away by Mills, good diving save at pointprevents four

34.3

Rubel Hossain to Taylor, no run

34.4

Rubel Hossain to Taylor, 1 run, punched to long-on

34.5

Rubel Hossain to Mills, no run, down leg, hits Mills on the back pad

34.6

Rubel Hossain to Mills, no run, comes back in from outside off, Mills squeezes it out to point

New Zealand 103/7   Rubel Hossain 7-0-22-1

37.1

Rubel Hossain to Taylor, no run, Taylor moves across and tries to whip through leg, clips his pad but Mushfiqur dives well to prevent four leg-byes

37.2

Rubel Hossain to Taylor, SIX, Taylor again advances and this time swipes it for a flat six through midwicket. New Zealand finally getting a move on

37.3

Rubel Hossain to Taylor, FOUR, slower ball, Taylor repeats his swipe which evades the fielder at deep midwicket

37.4

Rubel Hossain to Taylor, SIX, more six-swiping here from Taylor, similar to the first six in the over. Superb over for New Zealand as Taylor ups his strike rate to 61

37.5

Rubel Hossain to Taylor, 1 run, smart batting, waits on it and works it to long-on for a single

37.6

Rubel Hossain to Mills, no run, yorker which tails down leg, Mills clips off his toes to midwicket

New Zealand 130/7   Rubel Hossain 8-0-39-1
Series Results
Bangladesh v New Zealand at Dhaka - Oct 17, 2010
Bangladesh won by 3 runs
Bangladesh v New Zealand at Dhaka - Oct 14, 2010
Bangladesh won by 9 runs
Bangladesh v New Zealand at Dhaka - Oct 11, 2010
Bangladesh won by 7 wickets (with 60 balls remaining)
Bangladesh v New Zealand at Dhaka - Oct 8, 2010
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
Bangladesh v New Zealand at Dhaka - Oct 5, 2010
Bangladesh won by 9 runs (D/L method)
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Photos

Oct 11, 2010

Imrul Kayes plays towards third man during his fifty, Bangladesh v New Zealand, 3rd ODI, Mirpur, October 11, 2010

Imrul Kayes plays towards third man during his fifty

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Oct 11, 2010

Shahriar Nafees scored a run-a-ball 73, Bangladesh v New Zealand, 3rd ODI, Mirpur, October 11, 2010

Shahriar Nafees scored a run-a-ball 73

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