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

Shafiul Islam to BB McCullum, 1 run, full and outside off, driven to mid-off, sets off for a run and narrowly beats the throw at the non-striker's end

0.2

Shafiul Islam to Ryder, 1 wide, very wide outside off stump, Ryder sensibly leaves

0.2

Shafiul Islam to Ryder, 1 run, on the pads, clipped away out to deep square leg

0.3

Shafiul Islam to BB McCullum, 1 run, moves away outside off, McCullum reaches and opens the face to guide to third man

0.4

Shafiul Islam to Ryder, no run, good line and length, full and straight, defends stoutly down the wicket

0.5

Shafiul Islam to Ryder, 1 run, shorter and on off this time, Ryder uses the wrists to nudge into the leg side

0.6

Shafiul Islam to BB McCullum, 1 leg bye, angling down leg, McCullum misses the flick and is hit on the pad, rolls into the leg side

New Zealand 6/0   Shafiul Islam 1-0-5-0

2.1

Shafiul Islam to Watling, no run, outside off and left alone

2.2

Shafiul Islam to Watling, 1 run, angled into middle, inside edges the defensive stroke into the gap on the leg side

2.3

Shafiul Islam to Taylor, 1 wide, over-enthusiasm there, fires a short ball way down leg

2.3

Shafiul Islam to Taylor, no run, nudged to square leg off the front foot

2.4

Shafiul Islam to Taylor, no run, short on off, defends off the outer half of the bat into the off side

2.5

Shafiul Islam to Taylor, no run, nicely driven on the up but straight to mid-off

2.6

Shafiul Islam to Taylor, no run, comes from very wide of the crease a la Makhaya Ntini, full and angled into middle and leg, Taylor keeps it out

New Zealand 12/2   Shafiul Islam 2-0-7-0

11.1

Shafiul Islam to Vettori, no run, slower ball on off, Vettori waits and works to point

11.2

Shafiul Islam to Vettori, no run, ramrod-straight delivery on off, pushes back down the track

11.3

Shafiul Islam to Vettori, no run, moves across and works to mid-on

11.4

Shafiul Islam to Vettori, no run, well-directed bouncer, one for the over, which Vettori gets well underneath

11.5

Shafiul Islam to Vettori, no run, wristed to mid-on

11.6

Shafiul Islam to Vettori, 1 run, outside off and Vettori back-cuts down to third man

New Zealand 38/5   Shafiul Islam 3-0-8-0

27.1

Shafiul Islam to Vettori, FOUR, slow bouncer outside off and Vettori wields the bat high over his head and swings it like an axe, the ball races to the midwicket boundary

27.2

Shafiul Islam to Vettori, no run, defends into the off side

27.3

Shafiul Islam to Vettori, 1 run, outside off and moves away a touch which doesn't bother Vettori as he dabs to third man to bring up the 100, a score which looked a long way off from the depths of 20 for 5

27.4

Shafiul Islam to Elliott, no run, opens the face and guides to point

27.5

Shafiul Islam to Elliott, 1 run, wider of off and Elliott glides it to third man

27.6

Shafiul Islam to Vettori, no run, full ball outside off, jammed into the ground and out to point

New Zealand 101/5   Shafiul Islam 4-0-14-0

48.1

Shafiul Islam to Mills, 2 runs, Mills backs away and top edges it over cover for a couple, he aimed up that area as all the off side fielders are in the circle due to the Powerplay

48.2

Shafiul Islam to Mills, SIX, short outside off, Mills again gives himself room and flamboyantly slams it over cover to bring the equation back to under a run-a-ball

48.3

Shafiul Islam to Mills, no run, better delivery, full and tailing in, hits Mills on the foot outside leg stump

48.4

Shafiul Islam to Mills, 1 run, again full on leg, digs out a single down to long-on. 8 from 8

48.5

Shafiul Islam to Bennett, no run, slower ball on the stumps but Bennett is not deceived, waits for it and defends to mid-on. Can he survive the last ball?

48.6

Shafiul Islam to Bennett, no run, fired in full, Bennett keeps it out

New Zealand 167/9   Shafiul Islam 5-0-23-0
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Match abandoned without a ball bowled
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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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