England in Bangladesh Test Series - 1st Test

Bangladesh v England

England won by 181 runs

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150

18.3

Mahmudullah to Trott, no run, starts neatly enough, getting back and patting this into the leg side

18.4

Mahmudullah to Trott, no run, again a fraction too short from the bowler allows Trott to get back and prod towards midwicket

18.5

Mahmudullah to Trott, 1 run, replay but the line was a fraction closer to the legs, allowing Trott to turn it away finer for a single down to fine leg

England 73/1   IJL Trott 1* (3b)

19.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Trott, no run, and starts well at Trott, on off stump, offering to turn away, Trott is solidly behind it

19.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Trott, no run, Trott gets forward and defends firmly back to Shakib

19.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Trott, 2 runs, good bowling from Shakib, touch of spin finds the outer half of the bat, and squirts down to third man for a couple

19.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Trott, no run, defends this one out into the off side

19.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Trott, no run, forward once more, good tight bowling, blocked out towards the covers

England 77/1   IJL Trott 3* (8b)

20.3

Mahmudullah to Trott, no run, nothing fancy from Trott, there rarely is, he'll play himself in for a long time, pushes this back to the bowler

20.4

Mahmudullah to Trott, no run, good ball, much fuller, almost yorker length, Trott jabs a bat down in time

20.5

Mahmudullah to Trott, 1 run, full again, Trott attempts to drive into the covers, finds absolutely no timing but it trickles into enough space in the covers to rotate the strike

England 79/1   IJL Trott 4* (11b)

21.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Trott, no run, Shakib is a canny canny man, and he deceives Trott here, who turns the face too quickly on the bat and gets a leading edge that pops back towards the bowler

21.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Trott, no run, oh close again, just trying to work this into the leg side against the spin, finds the outside edge again and it squirts between the close fielders

21.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Trott, no run, more solidly behind this, playing with the spin into the cover region

21.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Trott, no run, fuller and more comfortable for Trott, patting it to the covers

21.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Trott, FOUR, a touch too overpitched again from Shakib, trying to give it too much air, it's a gentle half-volley that Trott punches firmly through the covers for a boundary

21.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Trott, no run, this time he drags his length back and Trott stands taller and blocks

England 83/1   IJL Trott 8* (17b 1x4)

22.6

Mahmudullah to Trott, no run, Mahmudullah has been just a fraction too short in the last couple overs, allows Trott to defend off the back foot, which is far easier than popping forward

England 84/1   IJL Trott 8* (18b 1x4)

23.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Trott, no run, good stuff from Shakib, Trott leans forward and defends

23.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Trott, no run, slung in slightly quicker, Trott takes a massive stride and defends uncomfortably

23.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Trott, no run, more solidly behind this one, pushed into the silly point area

23.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Trott, no run, full and pushed firmly back at Shakib, completing a tidy, if not very threatening, over

England 85/1   IJL Trott 8* (22b 1x4)

24.5

Mahmudullah to Trott, 1 run, Trott is forward and calmly patting this away for a single into the cover region

England 91/1   IJL Trott 9* (23b 1x4)

25.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Trott, no run, Trott tries to get back and squeeze a cut shot to a ball that was slightly too full and straight, as a result finds no timing

25.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Trott, no run, less ambition here, getting back and defending with a straight bat

25.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Trott, no run, replay as Trott steps back and with all the diligence in the world, defends back to the bowler

25.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Trott, 1 run, slightly too far towards the leg side, allows Trott to turn it away to fine leg for a single

England 92/1   IJL Trott 10* (27b 1x4)

26.1

Mahmudullah to Trott, no run, a touch shorter, Trott again tries to squeeze a cut shot out, and again it's not quite on, so he can't time it

26.2

Mahmudullah to Trott, no run, this time it's quietly defended with a straight bat back to the bowler

26.3

Mahmudullah to Trott, 1 run, turned into the leg side, slightly too short from Mahmudullah again, an easy single out to square leg

England 95/1   IJL Trott 11* (30b 1x4)

27.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Trott, no run, Shakib continues to probe away outside off, Trott hops back and defends

27.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Trott, no run, fielders crowding around Trott, but he looks fairly unfazed as he comes forward and blocks

27.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Trott, 1 run, this time it's worked with the help on an inside edge into the midwicket region for one

England 96/1   IJL Trott 12* (33b 1x4)

28.5

Mahmudullah to Trott, no run, Mahmudullah round the wicket and landing it well on middle stump, Trott comes forward and defends, stodgy stuff from him

28.6

Mahmudullah to Trott, no run, Trott never looks in a hurry, quite the opposite in fact, and he stands up and blocks this towards mid off

England 102/1   IJL Trott 12* (35b 1x4)

29.3

Abdur Razzak to Trott, no run, good stuff from Razzak, keeping Trott quiet, with a ball on off stump that he defends

29.4

Abdur Razzak to Trott, no run, slightly shorter and quieter, Trott is back quickly and defends

29.5

Abdur Razzak to Trott, no run, good stuff again from Razzak, Trott tries to force it into the leg side but finds the midwicket fielder

29.6

Abdur Razzak to Trott, 1 run, tidy finish to the session, Trott works this firmly in front of midwicket for a single.

England 104/1   IJL Trott 13* (39b 1x4)

30.1

Shahadat Hossain to Trott, no run, full on middle stump, clipped to short midwicket

30.2

Shahadat Hossain to Trott, no run, on off stump, Trott goes across his crease and defends back to the bowler

30.3

Shahadat Hossain to Trott, 1 wide, that didn't come out right, sprayed way wide of the off stump and causes Rahim no ends of problem behind the stumps

30.3

Shahadat Hossain to Trott, no run, full on middle and off, punched back down the pitch and Shahadat gets a hand on it in his follow through

30.4

Shahadat Hossain to Trott, no run, good stride towards the ball and defends into the covers

30.5

Shahadat Hossain to Trott, no run, stays on the back foot and defends straight back down the pitch...good line from Shahadat

30.6

Shahadat Hossain to Trott, FOUR, induces a drive this time, fuller outside off and Trott skews it off a thick outside edge along the ground through backward point

England 109/1   IJL Trott 17* (45b 2x4)

31.2

Abdur Razzak to Trott, no run, punched off the back foot, strikes the boot of silly point

31.3

Abdur Razzak to Trott, no run, angled towards leg stump, Trott waits and tucks it towards short leg

31.4

Abdur Razzak to Trott, no run, full on middle and leg, pushed back to the bowler

31.5

Abdur Razzak to Trott, no run, brings him onto the front foot this time, defended down in front of silly point

31.6

Abdur Razzak to Trott, 1 run, opens the face and finds a gap square on the off side

England 111/1   IJL Trott 18* (50b 2x4)

32.1

Shahadat Hossain to Trott, 2 runs, flicked off middle stump through square leg, there's time to come back for a second before long leg collects on the boundary

32.2

Shahadat Hossain to Trott, no run, back of a length, defended towards mid on

32.3

Shahadat Hossain to Trott, no run, trying to bang it into the pitch a little, but there's not much there, and Trott defends to mid off

32.4

Shahadat Hossain to Trott, 1 run, brings out a whip-pull which sends the ball towards long leg

England 114/1   IJL Trott 21* (54b 2x4)

33.1

Abdur Razzak to Trott, 1 leg bye, outside leg stump, tickled fine past the keeper and it actually came off the pad

33.5

Abdur Razzak to Trott, no run, defended to the off side...Trott happy to take his time

33.6

Abdur Razzak to Trott, 1 run, keeps the strike with a single to square leg

England 117/1   IJL Trott 22* (57b 2x4)

34.1

Shahadat Hossain to Trott, 2 runs, takes a stride across the stumps and plays across his front pad to work the ball away through square leg...that was a pretty straight delivery

34.2

Shahadat Hossain to Trott, no run, this time a defensive push is played on the move...perhaps a sign Trott is growing in confidence

34.3

Shahadat Hossain to Trott, no run, touch more bounce this time as Trott tucks this into the leg side and picks out midwicket

34.4

Shahadat Hossain to Trott, no run, comes forward into a drive which goes to mid off...Bangladesh have managed to dry up the boundaries

34.5

Shahadat Hossain to Trott, (no ball) FOUR, all that effort from Shahadat brings a no-ball and it's also a half volley which Trott drives easily through the covers, so a productive delivery for England just as I Bangladesh had dried up the boundaries

34.5

Shahadat Hossain to Trott, no run, drags his foot and his length back, Trott defends to Shahadat who then shapes to shy like the angry fast bowler he is

34.6

Shahadat Hossain to Trott, 1 run, searching for a yorker but Trott is able to work a single wide of mid on and once again steals the strike

England 125/1   IJL Trott 29* (64b 3x4)

35.1

Abdur Razzak to Trott, no run, round the wicket, punched off the back foot into the covers

35.2

Abdur Razzak to Trott, no run, slightly slower and Trott waits before pushed into the off side

35.3

Abdur Razzak to Trott, 3 runs, drifts on with the arm towards leg stump and it's comfortably worked around the corner towards deep square-leg

35.5

Abdur Razzak to Trott, 3 runs, wrong line again, down the leg side, and more easy runs for Trott as he clips it off his pads through fine leg

England 132/1   IJL Trott 35* (68b 3x4)

37.1

Rubel Hossain to Trott, no run, outside off and left alone

37.2

Rubel Hossain to Trott, 1 run, hint of movement towards middle, Trott pushes towards mid on and sprints off for a sharp single

37.4

Rubel Hossain to Trott, 1 run, driven off the back foot square on the off side

England 144/1   IJL Trott 37* (71b 3x4)

38.4

Abdur Razzak to Trott, no run, stays in his crease and defends to silly point

38.5

Abdur Razzak to Trott, no run, tossed up on middle, Trott leans forward and defends with bat and pad together

38.6

Abdur Razzak to Trott, 1 run, on leg stump, clipped away through square leg...Razzaq has struggled for a consistent line in his last couple of overs

England 147/1   IJL Trott 38* (74b 3x4)

39.1

Rubel Hossain to Trott, no run, outside off and Trott watches it sail through

39.2

Rubel Hossain to Trott, 1 run, this time Trott plays at some extra width and flat-bats this into the covers

39.5

Rubel Hossain to Trott, OUT, gone! Breakthrough for Bangladesh and it's come from a bouncer as Trott goes for a pull and the ball loops behind for Rahim to take a simple catch after skipping back from his position. The umpire waited before giving him out and Trott doesn't look pleased with the decision

IJL Trott c †Mushfiqur Rahim b Rubel Hossain 39 (91m 77b 3x4 0x6) SR: 50.64

England 149/2   IJL Trott 39 (77b 3x4)
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Series Results
Bangladesh v England at Dhaka - Mar 20-24, 2010
England won by 9 wickets
Bangladesh v England at Chittagong - Mar 12-16, 2010
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Mar 16, 2010

Graeme Swann celebrates another wicket with Matt Prior, Bangladesh v England, 1st Test, Chittagong, March 16, 2010

Graeme Swann celebrates another wicket with Matt Prior

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Mar 16, 2010

Alastair Cook was grateful for the efforts of Graeme Swann, Bangladesh v England, 1st Test, Chittagong, March 16, 2010

Alastair Cook was grateful for the efforts of Graeme Swann

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