New Zealand tour of Bangladesh, 2010/11 / Commentary

New Zealand in Bangladesh ODI Series - 4th ODI

Bangladesh v New Zealand

Bangladesh won by 9 runs

7.3

Bennett to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, very easy on the eye is Shakib, on the pads and wonderfully put away to the square leg fence

7.4

Bennett to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, on middle, punched over the top of the bowler's head and Shakib sets off for a well-taken single

7.6

Bennett to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, this time closer to middle but the yorker slightly off direction, allows the batsman to clip it fine

Bangladesh 52/3   Shakib Al Hasan 6* (3b 1x4)

8.1

Mills to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, short and wide, easily put away through backward point, Shakib making a busy and positive start to his innings

8.2

Mills to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, tap and run to a ball outside off, defended with soft hands

Bangladesh 57/3   Shakib Al Hasan 11* (5b 2x4)

9.1

Bennett to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 wide, short but comfortably down leg, wide called

9.1

Bennett to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, on leg stump, Shakib tries to flick but is hit on the pad, dribbles to the off side

9.2

Bennett to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 wide, this time full down leg side, wide again, Bennett just needs to recalibrate his lines to the left-hander

9.2

Bennett to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, yorker outside off, Shakib jams it out to off

9.3

Bennett to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, full toss outside off but punched straight to mid-off

9.4

Bennett to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, better line now, yorker on off stump with some pace, well dug out again by Shakib

9.5

Bennett to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, slightly overcompensates here, wider of off and a beautifully struck straight drive is the result

9.6

Bennett to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, short on off, clipped to the leg side by Shakib

Bangladesh 64/3   Shakib Al Hasan 16* (11b 3x4)

10.1

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, starts on leg stump, worked to fine leg

10.2

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, airy drive from Shakib just wide of short cover who gets a hand to it but cannot prevent the single

10.6

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, skids on towards off, slightly squares up Shakib who gets a partial leading edge but straight into the ground, trying to work to leg

Bangladesh 66/3   Shakib Al Hasan 17* (14b 3x4)

11.4

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, goes on towards leg, hurriedly worked away

Bangladesh 68/3   Shakib Al Hasan 18* (15b 3x4)

12.1

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, on middle and leg, cramps the left-hander who squeezes it out with the turn

12.3

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, thinks about a big shot, dug out back to Vettori

12.4

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, 3 runs, backs away and cuts off middle into the gap

Bangladesh 75/3   Shakib Al Hasan 22* (18b 3x4)

13.1

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, very fortunate escape for Shakib who inexplicably goes for a slog to leg against the spin, swirls out of Watling's reach at midwicket. The kind of brain explosion that has hurt Bangladesh in the past

13.3

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, mistimed cut back down the pitch

13.4

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, fired in flat on off, unconvincingly driven to cover

13.5

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, similar to the last ball, defended into the covers

13.6

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, on middle, dangerously worked down to fine leg.

Bangladesh 78/3   Shakib Al Hasan 24* (23b 3x4)

14.1

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, tossed up on middle and off, Shakib goes back and whips away to deep square

14.4

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, shorter, Shakib rocks back and slaps to point

14.5

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, beautifully bowled on middle and leg, worked to midwicket

14.6

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, same as before but this time Shakib waits a fraction longer and works to fine leg

Bangladesh 81/3   Shakib Al Hasan 26* (27b 3x4)

15.1

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, punched off the back foot to long-off despite the bowler's half-stop

15.6

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, more air but Shakib waits and uses the wrists a touch to work to long-off

Bangladesh 88/3   Shakib Al Hasan 28* (29b 3x4)

16.1

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, pushed to long-on from the middle and leg line

16.4

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, walks across and flips it to fine leg

16.5

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, not in full control there, worked away in the air to deep midwicket

Bangladesh 91/3   Shakib Al Hasan 30* (32b 3x4)

17.2

Williamson to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, this time worked to long-on

17.5

Williamson to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, shorter on middle, worked off the hips to square leg

Bangladesh 96/3   Shakib Al Hasan 32* (34b 3x4)

19.3

Bennett to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, short on off, Shakib backs away a touch and opens the face to point

19.4

Bennett to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, well-hit from Shakib to bring up the 100 for Bangladesh, full outside off and Shakib pierces the off-side field with a cover drive

19.5

Bennett to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, short on leg, helped down to fine leg

Bangladesh 104/4   Shakib Al Hasan 37* (37b 4x4)

20.1

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, punched into the covers

20.3

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, 2 leg byes, appeal for lbw, struck on the pad after beating the sweep, hit outside the line and going past off, leg-byes run

20.4

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, worked to fine leg

20.5

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, good diving save at midwicket prevents the flick off leg stump from garnering a single

20.6

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, 3 runs, goes back and cuts well into the backward point region, fielded on the fence

Bangladesh 111/4   Shakib Al Hasan 41* (42b 4x4)

21.1

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, full on middle, squeezed out to long-off

21.3

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, no run

21.4

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, inside-edges the drive into his pad

21.5

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, drifts down leg, nipped to fine leg

21.6

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, on middle and wristily flipped to the right of fine leg

Bangladesh 116/4   Shakib Al Hasan 43* (47b 4x4)

22.1

Elliott to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, outside off, chipped in the air to long-off

22.3

Elliott to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, full outside off, keeps low, jammed out into the covers

22.4

Elliott to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, slightly slower, results in a mistimed drive back to the bowler

22.5

Elliott to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, punched off the back foot to long-off

Bangladesh 119/4   Shakib Al Hasan 45* (51b 4x4)

23.1

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, goes for the big sweep, inside edges to square leg

23.3

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, tossed up but outside leg, Shakib almost overbalances but is able to work to fine leg

23.5

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, misses the whip to leg, dribbles off the pad

23.6

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, driven slightly on the up to cover

Bangladesh 123/4   Shakib Al Hasan 47* (55b 4x4)

24.2

Elliott to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, Dhoni-like whippage but not to the same extent, out into the covers

24.5

Elliott to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, goes against the round the wicket angle to work into the covers

Bangladesh 127/4   Shakib Al Hasan 49* (57b 4x4)

25.1

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, squeezed out against the turn to cover

25.2

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, punched to the close-in fieldsman on the off side

25.3

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, full toss on leg, lets the ball hit the bat, rolls to square leg, excellent 50 up for Shakib in a situation of need for his side

Bangladesh 128/4   Shakib Al Hasan 50* (60b 4x4)

26.1

Elliott to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, loose ball on leg stump, Shakib helps it to the vacant fine leg boundary

26.2

Elliott to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, punched out to cover

26.3

Elliott to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, wristily opens the face, plays to third man

26.4

Elliott to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, goes for the drive, only gets it to cover

26.5

Elliott to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, well-executed lap sweep-cum-ramp from Shakib off off stump, a further beating for the ground down at fine leg

26.6

Elliott to Shakib Al Hasan, no run

Bangladesh 136/4   Shakib Al Hasan 58* (66b 6x4)

27.3

Williamson to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, dropped short on middle, keeps low but Shakib goes through with the pull shot which beats the midwicket sweeper

27.4

Williamson to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, this time slog sweeps to cow corner, absolutely no chance for the man patrolling the deep on the leg side

27.5

Williamson to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, paddle sweeps from outside off, pops up into the open areas at square and fine leg

Bangladesh 146/4   Shakib Al Hasan 67* (69b 8x4)

28.1

Elliott to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, down leg, worked to fine leg

28.3

Elliott to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, drives to cover

28.4

Elliott to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, mistimes the drive to mid-on

28.5

Elliott to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, squeezed into the off side

28.6

Elliott to Shakib Al Hasan, OUT, calamitous mix-up results in the end of Mushfiqur, Shakib drove on the up and set off for the single, Mushfiqur didn't want it, by the time Shakib decided to go back (having slipped over in the process) Mushfiqur had decided to go for the run, which meant that although the first throw went to Shakib's end, the keeper was alert to the problems at the other end and threw to the bowler with Mushfiqur well out. Key partnership broken

Mushfiqur Rahim run out 13 (47m 25b 0x4 0x6) SR: 52.00

Bangladesh 148/5   Shakib Al Hasan 68* (74b 8x4)

29.4

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, wristed to long-on

29.6

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, initially comes forward before rocking back and cutting away into the deep

Bangladesh 156/5   Shakib Al Hasan 70* (76b 8x4)

30.1

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, flighted outside off, pushed to third man

30.2

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, drives to long-on despite Vettori's valiant dive which gets some fingers to the ball

30.4

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, tossed up on leg, wristily worked to the midwicket sweeper

Bangladesh 159/5   Shakib Al Hasan 72* (79b 8x4)

31.1

Mills to Shakib Al Hasan, SIX, deposits a length ball outside off over long-on with nonchalant ease

31.2

Mills to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, punched to mid-off

31.3

Mills to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, short on leg, paddles airily into the leg side

Bangladesh 166/5   Shakib Al Hasan 79* (82b 8x4 1x6)

32.1

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, driven down to long-off

Bangladesh 171/5   Shakib Al Hasan 80* (83b 8x4 1x6)

33.1

Bennett to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, outside off and pushed into the covers

33.2

Bennett to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, tries to bang it in on leg but it sits up and is pulled down to fine leg

33.4

Bennett to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, played to short cover

33.5

Bennett to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, Shakib opens the face a la Sourav Ganguly to point

33.6

Bennett to Shakib Al Hasan, 2 runs, clipped off the pads past Watling at midwicket

Bangladesh 177/5   Shakib Al Hasan 83* (88b 8x4 1x6)

35.1

Bennett to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, chopped down to third man off his body

35.5

Bennett to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, punched to long-off

Bangladesh 185/5   Shakib Al Hasan 85* (90b 8x4 1x6)

36.1

Tuffey to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, Tuffey back into the attack, first delivery is played back down the pitch

36.2

Tuffey to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, waits on the slower ball outside off and dabs it down to third man

Bangladesh 186/5   Shakib Al Hasan 86* (92b 8x4 1x6)

37.1

Elliott to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, back of the hand slower ball lands well outside off and cuts back in, chopped to cover

37.2

Elliott to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, punched to long-on off the back foot

37.4

Elliott to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, this time the slower ball is picked, drills it through the covers and gives the kboundary rider no chance

37.5

Elliott to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, shows the full face and works to long-on

Bangladesh 193/5   Shakib Al Hasan 92* (96b 9x4 1x6)

38.1

Tuffey to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, tries to force off the front foot but goes back and mistimes to mid-on

38.2

Tuffey to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, rolls the fingers, chopped back to the bowler

38.3

Tuffey to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, gets off strike after the break in concentration, worked off the pads to deep square leg

38.5

Tuffey to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, short and wide outside off, beautifully carved off the back foot

38.6

Tuffey to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, punched back down the pitch

Bangladesh 199/5   Shakib Al Hasan 97* (101b 10x4 1x6)

39.2

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, digs out a very full ball on middle

39.3

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, punched to mid-off

39.4

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, tries to work to leg, inside edges into the pad

39.5

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, goes back and hits to long-on

Bangladesh 201/5   Shakib Al Hasan 98* (105b 10x4 1x6)

40.1

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, drives back to Vettori

40.2

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, moves to 99 with a clip to long-on

40.5

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, down leg and flicked fine, and a brilliant hundred for Shakib!! 5th ODI ton and 1st against the Black Caps, superb innings under pressure and he has given his side a great chance here to win the series

40.6

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, gets down and slog sweeps into the deep

Bangladesh 208/5   Shakib Al Hasan 104* (109b 11x4 1x6)

41.1

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, cut away into the deep

Bangladesh 209/5   Shakib Al Hasan 105* (110b 11x4 1x6)

42.1

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, full toss on leg, clipped into the deep

42.4

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, pushed back down the ground

42.5

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, OUT, Shakib departs!! Gentle chip back to his opposite number, soft way to depart but his has been an invaluable innings which has set up a launch pad for the final overs assault

Shakib Al Hasan c & b Vettori 106 (157m 113b 11x4 1x6) SR: 93.80

Bangladesh 216/6   Shakib Al Hasan 106 (113b 11x4 1x6)
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Photos

Oct 14, 2010

Shafiul Islam is delighted after getting Brendon McCullum, Bangladesh v New Zealand, 4th ODI, Mirpur, October 14, 2010

Shafiul Islam is delighted after getting Brendon McCullum

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Oct 14, 2010

Nathan McCullum is disappointed after being run out, Bangladesh v New Zealand, 4th ODI, Mirpur, October 14, 2010

Nathan McCullum is disappointed after being run out

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