England in Bangladesh Test Series - 2nd Test

Bangladesh v England

England won by 9 wickets

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8.6

Broad to Junaid Siddique, no run, Siddique picks up where he left off in the second innings of Chittagong, solidly blocking back at Broad

Bangladesh 53/1   Junaid Siddique 0* (1b)

9.4

Swann to Junaid Siddique, no run, Siddique is unperturbed by the crowd of fielders around the bat, defending very solidly

9.5

Swann to Junaid Siddique, no run, the Siddique-Swann battle of wills looks set to continue, Siddique defending perfectly from the front foot

9.6

Swann to Junaid Siddique, no run, a touch shorter and a touch quicker, Siddique speedily defends from the back foot

Bangladesh 54/1   Junaid Siddique 0* (4b)

10.2

Broad to Junaid Siddique, no run, shorter and delivered with a grunt, Siddique defends

10.3

Broad to Junaid Siddique, no run, good change of length from Broad, this time it is much fuller, looking to catch Siddique napping on the back foot, but instead he drives tidily

10.4

Broad to Junaid Siddique, no run, angled into the off side, Siddique watching the bounce very well here

10.5

Broad to Junaid Siddique, no run, much fuller and firmly clipped to Ian Ronald Bell at midwicket, who demonstrates just how mentally tough he's become by shaping to hurl the ball back at Siddique

10.6

Broad to Junaid Siddique, 3 runs, nicely played indeed, full ball pushed firmly down the ground for runs

Bangladesh 58/1   Junaid Siddique 3* (9b)

11.1

Swann to Junaid Siddique, 1 run, nicely flighted around middle, Siddique turns it very easily towards midwicket for one

Bangladesh 59/1   Junaid Siddique 4* (10b)

14.1

Finn to Junaid Siddique, FOUR, and Junaid joins in now as well! Just a touch short from round the wicket, and Junaid stands tall and thumps the ball on the up through the covers. The batsmen have been utterly confident in their strokeplay on this placcid pitch

14.2

Finn to Junaid Siddique, no run, Finn goes full - very full. Almost yorker length, and it's dug out to short extra cover

14.3

Finn to Junaid Siddique, 1 no ball, full and wide, Junaid lets the ball go - and Finn has overstepped! The England bowlers must surely be somewhat ruffled by Tamim's explosive start

14.3

Finn to Junaid Siddique, no run, wide and left alone once more

14.4

Finn to Junaid Siddique, FOUR, fabulous strokeplay from Junaid! Pitched full and wide for the third time in a row, and after having had a look at the first two he square drives this one to the right of a diving Pietersen at point, and the ball races to the boundary

14.5

Finn to Junaid Siddique, no run, wide of the stumps again, and this time he decides not to play at it

14.6

Finn to Junaid Siddique, FOUR, and again! What is going on here? Finn pulls the length back and Junaid, who's clearly feeling confident, simply stands tall and hammers the ball through the covers off the back foot.

Bangladesh 108/1   Junaid Siddique 16* (17b 3x4)

16.1

Tredwell to Junaid Siddique, no run, starts with a well-flighted ball on middle and leg, from round the wicket. And it's defended

16.2

Tredwell to Junaid Siddique, no run, full again, giving the ball some air and Junaid stretches forward to defend

16.3

Tredwell to Junaid Siddique, no run, more defence from Junaid, watchful stuff

16.4

Tredwell to Junaid Siddique, no run, lunges out once again to smother the spin

16.5

Tredwell to Junaid Siddique, no run, much quicker through the air, and Junaid is slightly hurried as he shuffles back and across to defend

16.6

Tredwell to Junaid Siddique, no run, defended once again, although he was neither forward or back and the ball bobbled off the edge, onto the pad and down safely onto the wicket

Bangladesh 114/1   Junaid Siddique 16* (23b 3x4)

17.4

Swann to Junaid Siddique, no run, flighted from Swann, looking for turn but not much on offer yet, and it's easily defended

17.5

Swann to Junaid Siddique, no run, rocks onto the the back foot and slaps the ball hard square of the wicket, but straight to the fielder

17.6

Swann to Junaid Siddique, no run, very full this time, Junaid drives but the ball comes off the toe and trickles to mid off

Bangladesh 115/1   Junaid Siddique 16* (26b 3x4)

18.4

Tredwell to Junaid Siddique, no run, elegantly driven by Junaid, with a high right elbow but straight to the fielder

18.5

Tredwell to Junaid Siddique, no run, he stretches forward to defend. Tredwell has escaped punishment so far

18.6

Tredwell to Junaid Siddique, no run, and defended once more

Bangladesh 116/1   Junaid Siddique 16* (29b 3x4)

19.3

Swann to Junaid Siddique, no run, Junaid is batting very cautiously, and he defends here again

19.4

Swann to Junaid Siddique, no run, good length, and just a touch of turn on the ball, but Junaid defends easily

19.5

Swann to Junaid Siddique, no run, prodded defensively back to the bowler

19.6

Swann to Junaid Siddique, no run, full and driven with more conviction this time, but straight back at Swann

Bangladesh 117/1   Junaid Siddique 16* (33b 3x4)

20.5

Tredwell to Junaid Siddique, no run, full and defended back down the wicket

20.6

Tredwell to Junaid Siddique, no run, Tredwell strays onto the pads, and the ball is flicked to leg, but too straight and he can't beat mid on

Bangladesh 118/1   Junaid Siddique 16* (35b 3x4)

21.5

Swann to Junaid Siddique, no run, Some turn for Swann! Junaid prods forward to defend but the ball rips across the face of the bat, sending the close fielders into raptures

21.6

Swann to Junaid Siddique, no run, and Junaid manages to get forward and smother the turn this time

Bangladesh 119/1   Junaid Siddique 16* (37b 3x4)

23.1

Swann to Junaid Siddique, no run, full and driven back at Swann, who collects cleanly

23.2

Swann to Junaid Siddique, 3 runs, too short from Swann, and Junaid rocks back to push the ball firmly through the covers, a diving Bresnan stops the ball short of the boundary

Bangladesh 122/2   Junaid Siddique 19* (39b 3x4)

24.1

Tredwell to Junaid Siddique, no run, tossed up by Tredwell, round the wicket to the left-hander, who defends to leg

24.2

Tredwell to Junaid Siddique, no run, hurried defence by Junaid - that looked slightly quicker in the air and went on with the arm

24.3

Tredwell to Junaid Siddique, no run, defended off the back foot out to the covers

24.4

Tredwell to Junaid Siddique, no run, stretching forward to defend this time. Prior, chattering away, and a ring of close fielders putting real pressure on the batsman

24.5

Tredwell to Junaid Siddique, no run, lunges forward to defend again

24.6

Tredwell to Junaid Siddique, 2 runs, drifting onto the pads, and worked wristily away past midwicket

Bangladesh 124/3   Junaid Siddique 21* (45b 3x4)

25.6

Swann to Junaid Siddique, no run, solid defence from Junaid - he's looked in good touch, getting nicely behind the ball and defending with conviction

Bangladesh 125/3   Junaid Siddique 21* (46b 3x4)

27.1

Swann to Junaid Siddique, no run, tossed up from round the wicket, Junaid plays it under his nose very watchfully to leg

27.2

Swann to Junaid Siddique, FOUR, that wasn't all that short, but Junaid leans back and away, making room, and chops the ball away behind point

27.3

Swann to Junaid Siddique, no run, full on middle and leg, and Junaid stretches out to defend

27.4

Swann to Junaid Siddique, no run, very full and dug out to extra cover

27.5

Swann to Junaid Siddique, no run, good flight from Swann, Junaid initially came forward but then leapt onto the back foot in defence. Some uncertainty about the shot...

27.6

Swann to Junaid Siddique, no run, full again, and this time he stretches forward and pushes the ball softly into the covers

Bangladesh 133/3   Junaid Siddique 25* (52b 4x4)

28.5

Tredwell to Junaid Siddique, no run, Junaid rocks back to tap the ball into the covers, but it goes nowhere

28.6

Tredwell to Junaid Siddique, no run, he comes forward to defend

Bangladesh 134/3   Junaid Siddique 25* (54b 4x4)

31.1

Broad to Junaid Siddique, no run, starts with a good, full ball, angled in to the pads from round the wicket and Junaid jabs down to defend

31.2

Broad to Junaid Siddique, no run, Junaid up and running now, much more solidly forward in defence

31.3

Broad to Junaid Siddique, no run, Broad strays onto the pads, but Junaid can't quite pick the gap at midwicket

31.4

Broad to Junaid Siddique, no run, full toss from Broad now, but Junaid can't capitalise on the loose ball once again, tapping it straight to mid on

31.5

Broad to Junaid Siddique, no run, much slower this time, as Broad rolls the fingers across the ball, dug out back to the bowler

31.6

Broad to Junaid Siddique, no run, full and driven stylishly but straight to the fielder in the covers

Bangladesh 139/3   Junaid Siddique 25* (60b 4x4)

33.1

Broad to Junaid Siddique, no run, just short of a length on off stump, and Junaid pushes the ball softly into the covers

33.2

Broad to Junaid Siddique, no run, fuller and cracked firmly at mid off. Good looking drive, but can't quite time or place it

33.3

Broad to Junaid Siddique, FOUR, well there's timing and placement aplenty on that one! Another slower one from Broad, and Junaid leans across to drive the ball powerfully through the gap and away to the cover boundary

33.4

Broad to Junaid Siddique, no run, full on middle and leg, and this time it's punched to mid on

33.5

Broad to Junaid Siddique, FOUR, sprayed onto his pads and whipped powerfully away by Junaid. Good shot there, he lifted the back leg to keep his balance and flicked it away wristily

33.6

Broad to Junaid Siddique, FOUR, a gift from Broad! Gentle full toss outside off stump and Junaid capitalises fully, slapping the ball out to the cover boundary

Bangladesh 157/3   Junaid Siddique 37* (66b 7x4)

34.5

Tredwell to Junaid Siddique, no run, flighted from Tredwell from round the wicket, and he finds some turn and bounce to trouble Junaid's defensive stroke - the ball bobbled off the outer half of the bat but fell safely

34.6

Tredwell to Junaid Siddique, no run, forward in defence once again, no alarms this time

Bangladesh 162/3   Junaid Siddique 37* (68b 7x4)

36.1

Tredwell to Junaid Siddique, 2 runs, Tredwell pulls the ball down too short, and Junaid aims a meaty punch down the ground, beating the bowler but not hit well enough to reach the boundary

36.2

Tredwell to Junaid Siddique, no run, leans back to defend

36.3

Tredwell to Junaid Siddique, no run, and again, pushing forward but then rocking back to defend with the straightest of bats

36.4

Tredwell to Junaid Siddique, no run, beaten all ends up! Flighted, and the ball gripped the turf and spun sharply to beat Junaid's hopeful prod. Promising stuff for the slower bowlers...

36.5

Tredwell to Junaid Siddique, no run, forward defence

36.6

Tredwell to Junaid Siddique, no run, on leg stump, but he misses the attempted swipe to leg

Bangladesh 164/3   Junaid Siddique 39* (74b 7x4)

37.5

Swann to Junaid Siddique, no run, defended off the back foot

37.6

Swann to Junaid Siddique, OUT, Siddique gone this time and Swann strikes again! Well this is a classic, modern spinners' wicket, Siddique came forward and the ball creped between bat and pad to strike Siddique in front

Junaid Siddique lbw b Swann 39 (108m 76b 7x4 0x6) SR: 51.31

Bangladesh 167/4   Junaid Siddique 39 (76b 7x4)
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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
England won by 181 runs
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Mar 24, 2010

Alastair Cook savours a series victory, Bangladesh v England, 2nd Test, Dhaka, 5th day, March 24, 2010

Alastair Cook savours a series victory

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Mar 24, 2010

Kevin Pietersen became increasingly positive during his innings, Bangladesh v England, 2nd Test, Dhaka, 5th day, March 24, 2010

Kevin Pietersen became increasingly positive during his innings

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