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

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

11.4

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

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   NL McCullum 1-0-4-0

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

13.2

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

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   NL McCullum 2-0-7-0

15.1

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

15.2

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

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   NL McCullum 3-0-14-0

21.1

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

21.2

NL McCullum to Mushfiqur Rahim, 3 runs, outside off, a step down the track, leans into the cover drive, dive at cover partially stops it and saves two, Tuffey also prevents the boundary on the fence

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   NL McCullum 4-0-19-0

23.1

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

23.2

NL McCullum to Mushfiqur Rahim, 1 run, well outside off, carves the square drive into the deep

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

23.4

NL McCullum to Mushfiqur Rahim, 1 run, comes back in, Mushfiqur goes back and dabs to point against the turn

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   NL McCullum 5-0-23-0

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

25.4

NL McCullum to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, works with the turn to square leg

25.5

NL McCullum to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, tries to work to long-on but only succeeds in hitting back to the bowler

25.6

NL McCullum to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, again nudged to square leg

Bangladesh 128/4   NL McCullum 6-0-24-0

29.1

NL McCullum to Mahmudullah, no run, worked to point, single not taken despite being on offer, nervous running after the run-out

29.2

NL McCullum to Mahmudullah, FOUR, lovely cover drive which teases the fieldsman before hitting the rope

29.3

NL McCullum to Mahmudullah, 1 run, similar stroke, this time out to the cover sweeper

29.4

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

29.5

NL McCullum to Mahmudullah, 1 run, short on off, opens the face off the back foot and plays behind point

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   NL McCullum 7-0-32-0

39.1

NL McCullum to Mahmudullah, 1 run, dabbed to third man to bring up the 200 for Bangladesh

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

39.6

NL McCullum to Mahmudullah, no run, worked to square leg

Bangladesh 201/5   NL McCullum 8-0-34-0

41.1

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

41.2

NL McCullum to Mahmudullah, FOUR, reverse sweeps a full toss on off down to the vacant third man boundary

41.3

NL McCullum to Mahmudullah, 1 wide, spins down leg, wide called

41.3

NL McCullum to Mahmudullah, no run

41.4

NL McCullum to Mahmudullah, no run, worked to square leg off the toes

41.5

NL McCullum to Mahmudullah, no run, tries to open the face, hits the edge of the blade and goes in the opposite direction towards midwicket

41.6

NL McCullum to Mahmudullah, no run

Bangladesh 214/5   NL McCullum 9-0-40-0

43.1

NL McCullum to Mahmudullah, 1 run, paddles fine down leg

43.2

NL McCullum to Suhrawadi Shuvo, 1 run, drives to long-off on the front foot

43.3

NL McCullum to Mahmudullah, no run, middled to midwicket

43.4

NL McCullum to Mahmudullah, no run, defends into the off side

43.5

NL McCullum to Mahmudullah, 2 runs, laps to fine leg

43.6

NL McCullum to Mahmudullah, 3 runs, attempts a big drive through the off side, gets a thick edge down to third man

Bangladesh 223/6   NL McCullum 10-0-47-0
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Bangladesh won by 3 runs
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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 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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