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

0.1

Mills to Imrul Kayes, no run, full and swinging into the blockhole, Kayes jams the bat down and squeezes it to mid-off

0.2

Mills to Imrul Kayes, no run, again swinging in but this time strays onto the pads, flicked to Ryder at midwicket

0.3

Mills to Imrul Kayes, 1 run, full outside off, Kayes moves onto the front foot and punches into the gap between mid-off and cover

0.6

Mills to Imrul Kayes, no run, short outside off, punched off the back foot to point

Bangladesh 6/0   Imrul Kayes 1* (4b)

2.5

Mills to Imrul Kayes, no run, short but closer to off, extra bounce beats Kayes who pushes the bat out and then withdraws

2.6

Mills to Imrul Kayes, 1 run, similar delivery but Kayes gets bat behind ball and angles it down to third man

Bangladesh 14/0   Imrul Kayes 2* (6b)

3.1

McKay to Imrul Kayes, 1 leg bye, short and down leg, beats the attempted flick and strikes the pad, rolls to fine leg

Bangladesh 15/0   Imrul Kayes 2* (7b)

4.1

Mills to Imrul Kayes, no run, short on middle, Kayes is squared up and edges the defensive stroke on the bounce to slip

4.2

Mills to Imrul Kayes, SIX, this was short as well but with no menace, rocks back and pulls handsomely over square leg. The umpires go upstairs to check four or six, it hit the ropes on the full so first six of the game

4.3

Mills to Imrul Kayes, no run, charges down the wicket wildly and plays a mad swat, luckily misses the full ball outside off

4.4

Mills to Imrul Kayes, no run, nice delivery, pitches on off and moves away, Kayes again prods without moving his feet and misses

4.5

Mills to Imrul Kayes, no run, in the same area, Kayes partly edges and partly opens the face on it, goes on the bounce to slip who fumbles but no opportunity for a single

4.6

Mills to Imrul Kayes, no run, full on middle and leg, flicked down to a diving mid-on

Bangladesh 23/1   Imrul Kayes 8* (13b 1x6)

5.5

McKay to Imrul Kayes, no run, slower ball draws Kayes into a stuttering forward movement, unconvincingly defends almost off-balance

5.6

McKay to Imrul Kayes, no run, excellent yorker from McKay, Kayes jams it into his pad where it fortunately rolls into the off side, that almost got through

Bangladesh 30/1   Imrul Kayes 8* (15b 1x6)

6.2

Mills to Imrul Kayes, 1 run, again short outside off, carved down to third man

Bangladesh 32/1   Imrul Kayes 9* (16b 1x6)

7.1

McKay to Imrul Kayes, 4 leg byes, short and down leg, hits the pad and beats McCullum who dives in vain

7.2

McKay to Imrul Kayes, FOUR, again short and down leg, this time Kayes gets bat to ball and flips it past fine leg who is up in the circle

7.3

McKay to Imrul Kayes, 2 runs, corrects the line and puts it outside off but again short, punched into the covers while standing tall

7.4

McKay to Imrul Kayes, no run, welcome dot ball for McKay, slower ball outside off, Kayes waits and opens the face to play it to point

7.5

McKay to Imrul Kayes, no run, full and straight, flicked to mid-on

7.6

McKay to Imrul Kayes, 1 run, half-volley outside off which is pushed to mid-off, quick single taken

Bangladesh 44/2   Imrul Kayes 16* (22b 1x4 1x6)

8.1

Mills to Imrul Kayes, FOUR, Kiwis persisting with short lengths and being punished for it, outside off, uses the pace and glides it down to the third man boundary

8.2

Mills to Imrul Kayes, no run, outside off and beats the defensive jab, full length

8.3

Mills to Imrul Kayes, no run, too full outside off but only squeezed out to point

8.4

Mills to Imrul Kayes, no run, short of a length on off, wristily worked to midwicket

8.5

Mills to Imrul Kayes, FOUR, more punishment for New Zealand, very short and wide, Kayes throws the kitchen sink at it and flays it through point

8.6

Mills to Imrul Kayes, no run, fuller on middle and leg, hint of a leading edge as he defends to short cover

Bangladesh 52/2   Imrul Kayes 24* (28b 3x4 1x6)

11.1

Bennett to Imrul Kayes, no run, short on off, Kayes defends into the pitch

11.2

Bennett to Imrul Kayes, 1 wide, strays well down leg this time, comfortably past Kayes' flick, wide called

11.2

Bennett to Imrul Kayes, no run, full on middle and leg, defends to short midwicket

11.3

Bennett to Imrul Kayes, no run, on middle and off, textbook front foot defence from Kayes

11.4

Bennett to Imrul Kayes, no run, again defends a delivery on middle and leg, Bennett testing Kayes

11.5

Bennett to Imrul Kayes, no run, pulls back the length a touch, wristed from on off stump to midwicket

11.6

Bennett to Imrul Kayes, 1 run, fuller outside off, punches a drive through Raqibul's legs

Bangladesh 59/2   Imrul Kayes 25* (34b 3x4 1x6)

12.1

Vettori to Imrul Kayes, no run, outside off and comes back in, clipped to midwicket

12.2

Vettori to Imrul Kayes, 1 wide, tossed up on leg and spins further down, beats the booming sweep, wide given

12.2

Vettori to Imrul Kayes, no run, goes back and defends a ball on leg airily but safely on the bounce to square leg

12.3

Vettori to Imrul Kayes, 2 runs, charges down and drills to long-on, Mills dives to prevent four

12.4

Vettori to Imrul Kayes, no run, on leg stump, Kayes leaves and is hit on the pad

12.5

Vettori to Imrul Kayes, no run, flighted outside off, wide mid-on collects the attempted drive

12.6

Vettori to Imrul Kayes, no run, pushed through flatter and faster outside off, walks across and flicks with no power or timing into the leg side

Bangladesh 62/2   Imrul Kayes 27* (40b 3x4 1x6)

13.4

Bennett to Imrul Kayes, no run, bouncer outside leg and moves violently to off past the attempted hook

13.5

Bennett to Imrul Kayes, no run, fuller outside off with no movement, Kayes defends with the full face into the off side

13.6

Bennett to Imrul Kayes, SIX, half-tracker on leg lacking the pace of Bennett's earlier deliveries, plays his favourite pick-up shot and comfortably clears square leg

Bangladesh 69/2   Imrul Kayes 33* (43b 3x4 2x6)

15.1

NL McCullum to Imrul Kayes, no run, fired into middle and leg, dug out back to the bowler

15.2

NL McCullum to Imrul Kayes, no run, comes forward and defends to off

15.3

NL McCullum to Imrul Kayes, 1 bye, goes for the reverse sweep, misses and the ball beats a surprised McCullum, they race through for a bye but a direct hit would have seen Kayes on his way

15.5

NL McCullum to Imrul Kayes, 1 run, on off and decent spin away, worked from outside off to leg

Bangladesh 75/3   Imrul Kayes 34* (47b 3x4 2x6)

16.1

Vettori to Imrul Kayes, no run, outside off and clipped to leg

16.2

Vettori to Imrul Kayes, no run, flighted fuller, again worked to leg

16.3

Vettori to Imrul Kayes, OUT, pushed through on leg, going on, beats the sweep and the finger is up in a flash

Imrul Kayes lbw b Vettori 34 (80m 50b 3x4 2x6) SR: 68.00

Bangladesh 77/4   Imrul Kayes 34 (50b 3x4 2x6)
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Bangladesh won by 3 runs
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Bangladesh won by 9 runs
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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
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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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