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

0.1

Mills to Imrul Kayes, 1 run, on the pads, flicked away to open the Bangladeshi account

0.5

Mills to Imrul Kayes, 1 run, skied to midwicket who takes the catch which doesn't count, run taken

Bangladesh 4/1   Imrul Kayes 2* (2b)

1.1

Tuffey to Imrul Kayes, no run, loosener first up from Tuffey, on leg and moving away a touch, pushed out to cover

1.2

Tuffey to Imrul Kayes, no run, Tuffey escapes with a dot after a gentle delivery down leg which Kayes cannot take advantage of, gets hit on the pad

1.3

Tuffey to Imrul Kayes, no run, on leg again, defends to midwicket

1.4

Tuffey to Imrul Kayes, no run, better line on middle, played back down the line

1.5

Tuffey to Imrul Kayes, no run, clipped off the pads to the left of Redmond at midwicket who makes a good tumbling stop. Redmond's Facebook fan club will be delighted with his inclusion today

1.6

Tuffey to Imrul Kayes, 2 runs, outside off, looked to have rolled the fingers on it, Kayes gets an edge which falls short of and beats gully, good diving save on the boundary keeps it to two which was checked upstairs

Bangladesh 6/1   Imrul Kayes 4* (8b)

2.4

Mills to Imrul Kayes, no run, more bounce this time outside off, Kayes again goes with the hands not the feet and misses

2.5

Mills to Imrul Kayes, no run, very wide half-volley, Kayes reaches and gets a decent amount of bat on it but straight to point

2.6

Mills to Imrul Kayes, no run, short ball outside off, Kayes sways out of harm's way

Bangladesh 11/1   Imrul Kayes 4* (11b)

3.4

Tuffey to Imrul Kayes, no run, Kayes charges down and to leg, tries to slog over the on side, misses and gets hit on the pad, that would have been a wide had Kayes not moved to leg

3.5

Tuffey to Imrul Kayes, no run, yet again down leg, Kayes again fails to capitalise and gets rapped on the pad

3.6

Tuffey to Imrul Kayes, FOUR, horrendous half-tracker on leg stump, Kayes leans back and slams it to the deep backward square leg boundary, extremely poor start from Tuffey

Bangladesh 23/1   Imrul Kayes 8* (14b 1x4)

5.1

Bennett to Imrul Kayes, 1 run, full and wide of off, Kayes angles the drive to deep third man

5.6

Bennett to Imrul Kayes, 2 runs, on the left-hander's pads, clipped away for a simple couple

Bangladesh 35/2   Imrul Kayes 11* (16b 1x4)

6.2

Mills to Imrul Kayes, FOUR, lovely cover-drive to a half-volley outside off, well placed between the cover and mid-off fieldsmen

6.3

Mills to Imrul Kayes, FOUR, short on leg, flicked fine, with fine leg up in the circle that was always heading to the fence

6.4

Mills to Imrul Kayes, no run, short of a length on off, goes back and guides into the off side

6.5

Mills to Imrul Kayes, no run, nice delivery, slanting across and then late swing away beating Kayes who tries to defend away from his pad

6.6

Mills to Imrul Kayes, no run, short on off, wristed to midwicket

Bangladesh 44/2   Imrul Kayes 19* (21b 3x4)

7.5

Bennett to Imrul Kayes, 1 wide, this time too far down leg to Kayes, beats the flick but wide

7.5

Bennett to Imrul Kayes, 1 run, full on the toes, dug out to deep square leg

Bangladesh 51/3   Imrul Kayes 20* (22b 3x4)

8.3

Mills to Imrul Kayes, no run, beautiful delivery, forced Kayes to defend and then moved away a fraction after pitching

8.4

Mills to Imrul Kayes, no run, outside off, square driven (or cut) straight to point

8.5

Mills to Imrul Kayes, no run, this time moves back in a touch, full on middle, played down to mid-off

8.6

Mills to Imrul Kayes, no run, on middle, leading edge to cover, he was trying to work that to midwicket

Bangladesh 57/3   Imrul Kayes 20* (26b 3x4)

10.3

Vettori to Imrul Kayes, no run, tossed up outside off, pushed into the covers

10.4

Vettori to Imrul Kayes, no run, fuller this time, driven to mid-off

10.5

Vettori to Imrul Kayes, 1 run, full toss which was dipping quickly onto middle, Kayes plays a risky sweep

Bangladesh 66/3   Imrul Kayes 21* (29b 3x4)

11.1

NL McCullum to Imrul Kayes, no run, bit of turn away from the left-hander, pushed to point

11.2

NL McCullum to Imrul Kayes, no run, driven to mid-off

11.3

NL McCullum to Imrul Kayes, 1 run, down leg and swept to fine leg on the fence

11.5

NL McCullum to Imrul Kayes, 2 runs, on off stump and wristily worked away into the gaps on the leg side

11.6

NL McCullum to Imrul Kayes, no run, on middle and off, driven back to the bowler

Bangladesh 70/3   Imrul Kayes 24* (34b 3x4)

12.2

Vettori to Imrul Kayes, 1 run, tossed up on leg, helped fine

12.5

Vettori to Imrul Kayes, no run, only 75.9kph, Kayes had to wait an age before defending

12.6

Vettori to Imrul Kayes, no run, worked to the short midwicket

Bangladesh 75/3   Imrul Kayes 25* (37b 3x4)

13.2

NL McCullum to Imrul Kayes, 1 run, pushed into the covers

Bangladesh 77/3   Imrul Kayes 26* (38b 3x4)

14.2

Vettori to Imrul Kayes, no run, beats the attempted sweep, going on towards off

14.3

Vettori to Imrul Kayes, 1 run, skips down the track and works to mid-on

Bangladesh 80/3   Imrul Kayes 27* (40b 3x4)

15.2

NL McCullum to Imrul Kayes, no run, drives to cover

15.3

NL McCullum to Imrul Kayes, no run, faster on off, Kayes jabs it to point with little footwork

15.4

NL McCullum to Imrul Kayes, FOUR, tossed up, Kayes waits for it and flays it with the turn to the cover boundary

15.5

NL McCullum to Imrul Kayes, 1 run, full toss and whacked down the ground to long-off

Bangladesh 87/3   Imrul Kayes 32* (44b 4x4)

16.2

Vettori to Imrul Kayes, no run, loud appeal for lbw, misses the sweep, struck on off, maybe missing but a close call

16.3

Vettori to Imrul Kayes, 1 run, pushed to long-on

16.6

Vettori to Imrul Kayes, 1 run, flicked to the right of the square leg fielder

Bangladesh 92/3   Imrul Kayes 34* (47b 4x4)

17.1

Williamson to Imrul Kayes, 1 run, tossed up and nicely pushed with the full face to long-off

17.3

Williamson to Imrul Kayes, no run, squeezed inside-out to cover

17.4

Williamson to Imrul Kayes, 1 run, down leg and swept to deep fine leg

17.6

Williamson to Imrul Kayes, 1 run, comes forward and pushes with soft hands into the covers

Bangladesh 97/3   Imrul Kayes 37* (51b 4x4)

18.1

Vettori to Imrul Kayes, OUT, silly way for a well-set batsman to go, tries the lap sweep from on off, top-edges up in the air, McCullum makes good ground from behind the stumps and dives on the pitch to complete a well-taken catch. Can New Zealand push on from here?

Imrul Kayes c †BB McCullum b Vettori 37 (85m 52b 4x4 0x6) SR: 71.15

Bangladesh 97/4   Imrul Kayes 37 (52b 4x4)
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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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