New Zealand tour of Bangladesh, 2010/11 / Commentary

New Zealand in Bangladesh ODI Series - 5th ODI

Bangladesh v New Zealand

Bangladesh won by 3 runs

14.5

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 wide, well down leg, half-hearted work to leg makes no contact

14.5

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, 2 runs, goes across and lap sweeps a full ball on off down to fine leg, innovation earl on from Shakib

14.6

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, a more conventional forward defensive to finish the over

Bangladesh 72/3   Shakib Al Hasan 2* (2b)

15.4

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, inside edges a short ball on middle behind square on the leg side

15.6

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, 2 runs, goes for the slog sweep and skies it high towards cow corner, safely out of the fielder's reach

Bangladesh 77/3   Shakib Al Hasan 5* (4b)

16.5

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, tossed up on middle, easily worked past midwicket

Bangladesh 79/4   Shakib Al Hasan 6* (5b)

17.1

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, 2 runs, outside off, squeezes a cut into the deep

17.2

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, fast and straight on middle, worked to midwicket

17.3

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, down leg, goes for the sweep, gets a touch on the glove which beats the keeper and goes down to fine leg

17.4

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, more air outside off, punched off the back foot to short cover

17.5

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, this time comes forward to repeat the stroke

17.6

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, clips a delivery outside off into the vacant square leg region

Bangladesh 86/4   Shakib Al Hasan 13* (11b 1x4)

18.1

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, hit out to deep backward square

Bangladesh 87/4   Shakib Al Hasan 14* (12b 1x4)

19.2

McKay to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, comes back into the left-hander on off stump, Shakib makes room and chops down to third man

19.6

McKay to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, loud appeal for lbw, it started on off and hit the pad in line with leg, looked to be going down

Bangladesh 91/4   Shakib Al Hasan 15* (14b 1x4)

20.6

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, fired in on middle, goes back and works to the fielder in the deep on the leg side

Bangladesh 97/4   Shakib Al Hasan 16* (15b 1x4)

21.1

McKay to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, nice in-swing, Shakib's drive is jarred as a result

21.2

McKay to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, shorter outside off, comes in but enough room for Shakib to dab to third man

21.4

McKay to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, short outside off but with extra pace, beats Shakib's slash

21.5

McKay to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, again moves into the left-hander from just short of a length outside off, squeezed to point

21.6

McKay to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, identical delivery but this time Shakib angles the dab better to pick up a single, 100 up for Bangladesh as the second drinks break arrives

Bangladesh 100/4   Shakib Al Hasan 18* (20b 1x4)

22.1

Bennett to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, Shakib punches from off stump to point

22.2

Bennett to Shakib Al Hasan, 2 runs, wrong line there, on the pads and flicked fine, McKay dives well to prevent a boundary

22.3

Bennett to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, shorter on leg, again tries to work fine but is hit high on the pads

22.4

Bennett to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, fuller and tailing away, jammed out to mid-on

22.5

Bennett to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, full outside off, digs it out to cover

22.6

Bennett to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, pulls the length back and is guided to third man

Bangladesh 103/4   Shakib Al Hasan 21* (26b 1x4)

23.1

McKay to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, excellent yorker tailing into leg stump and Shakib also does well to keep it out

23.2

McKay to Shakib Al Hasan, 3 runs, outside off, delectable cover drive which embarrassingly goes straight through the fielder's legs, Elliott gives it a hard chase and dives valiantly on the boundary, umpires go upstairs to check and he is deemed to have prevented four

23.6

McKay to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 leg bye, tails down leg and hits the pad, McCullum fumbles and they race through

Bangladesh 108/4   Shakib Al Hasan 24* (29b 1x4)

24.1

Bennett to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 leg bye, on leg, beats the wristy flip and rolls off the pad towards square leg

24.6

Bennett to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, on the pads and flicked to fine leg

Bangladesh 115/4   Shakib Al Hasan 25* (31b 1x4)

25.1

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, chopped to third man

25.6

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, down leg, Shakib nudges to the right of fine leg

Bangladesh 122/4   Shakib Al Hasan 27* (33b 1x4)

26.1

Elliott to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, whippily slapped to cover

26.2

Elliott to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, slower ball, mistimed to mid-off

26.3

Elliott to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, shorter, flashes an edgy cut very fine past McCullum down to the third man fence

26.4

Elliott to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, squeezes out a short ball to cover

26.5

Elliott to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, fuller on middle and leg, Shakib moves across and flicks towards backwards square leg

Bangladesh 127/4   Shakib Al Hasan 32* (38b 2x4)

27.1

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, goes back and adjusts to the low bounce outside off, worked to cover

27.2

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, full on middle and jammed out well by Shakib

27.3

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, goes back and clips into the empty spaces on the leg side, the bowler ends up jogging across to do the fielding

27.6

NL McCullum to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, on middle and leg, worked with simplicity to the leg-side sweeper

Bangladesh 130/4   Shakib Al Hasan 34* (42b 2x4)

28.1

Elliott to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, excellent slower ball which fools Shakib who came down and missed a gigantic heave

28.2

Elliott to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, pushed more sedately into the covers

28.3

Elliott to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, chopped into the ground, ball bobbles over the stumps and dribbles to the keeper

28.4

Elliott to Shakib Al Hasan, 2 runs, goes back to pull but the lack of pace means limited timing, enough for a couple though

28.5

Elliott to Shakib Al Hasan, OUT, on leg, pick-up stroke is significantly better timed but straight into the hands of Williamson at deep square leg who dives forward. He is unsure if the ball has carried, the umpires go upstairs. Replays are inconclusive. And against the benefit of the doubt, Shakib is sent on his way!! Massive blow for New Zealand, Shakib has been a real thorn in their plans this series, they will be more than happy to see the back of him. Bangladesh's hopes of a competitive total decrease significantly

Shakib Al Hasan c Williamson b Elliott 36 (71m 47b 2x4 0x6) SR: 76.59

Bangladesh 132/5   Shakib Al Hasan 36 (47b 2x4)
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Photos

Oct 17, 2010

The Bangladesh players pose with the trophy after beating New Zealand 4-0, Bangladesh v New Zealand, 5th ODI, Mirpur, October 17, 2010

The Bangladesh players pose with the trophy after beating New Zealand 4-0

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Oct 17, 2010

Kyle Mills has his stumps flattened by Rubel Hossain, signalling victory for the hosts, Bangladesh v New Zealand, 5th ODI, Mirpur, October 17, 2010

Kyle Mills has his stumps flattened by Rubel Hossain, signalling victory for the hosts

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