India tour of Bangladesh, 2007 / Commentary

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

31.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, 1 run, Crowd roar as Mortaza runs in to SRT. On a length, around middle and off, Tendulkar shuffles across, whips it past square-leg for a single

31.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, Fullish, outside off stump and Tendulkar lets that one fly past him

31.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, back-of-length delivery, outside off stump, Tendulkar moves towards the line, punches it to cover

India 126/2   SR Tendulkar 1* (3b)

32.4

Enamul Haque jnr to Tendulkar, no run, lands on a length, around off stump, turns away slightly and Tendulkar waits for the turn, opens the bat-face, guides to point

32.5

Enamul Haque jnr to Tendulkar, no run, full and on the off stump line, Tendulkar leans forward, drives to cover

32.6

Enamul Haque jnr to Tendulkar, FOUR, Crack. Short and outside off stump and Tendulkar latches on to the line and the length- cuts it away past point.

India 132/2   SR Tendulkar 5* (6b 1x4)

33.5

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, no run, Now Tendulkar gets a bouncer from Shahadat. It's Sachin's time to duck under.

33.6

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, no run, Another short-pitched stuff, outside the off stump this time and Tendulkar drops his wrists, gets the bat down, away from the line and sways away

India 134/3   SR Tendulkar 5* (8b 1x4)

34.3

Enamul Haque jnr to Tendulkar, no run, fullish, outside off and Tendulkar drives to Ashraful at short cover

34.4

Enamul Haque jnr to Tendulkar, no run, leans forward to defend. There is a buzz around the arena.

34.5

Enamul Haque jnr to Tendulkar, 1 run, slightly short, just outside off stump, Tendulkar is quick to go on the back foot and punches it through extra cover

India 140/3   SR Tendulkar 6* (11b 1x4)

35.1

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, no run, short of a length, this one pitches a bit outside the off stump and slants back in very sharply, Tendulkar drops his wrists and leaves the ball alone, the ball brushes the shirt on the way to the keeper and there's a bit of excitement as there is a shout for the catch behind

35.2

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, no run, full and down the leg side, Tendulkar shapes to glance this one but can't quite get it away as he'd like and the ball trickles down to the keeper

35.3

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, 1 run, short of a driving length and on the off stump, Tendulkar shuffles across his stumps and flicks the ball away towards midwicket

35.5

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, no run, another short ball, bit wide on this occasion and Tendulkar comfortably sways away from the line

35.6

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, 1 run, short of a good length delivery, pitched wide outside the off stump and coming in with the angle. Tendulkar hops into postiion and turns it away well in front of square leg for an easy single.

India 143/3   SR Tendulkar 8* (16b 1x4)

36.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, starts off with a flat delivery outside the off stump, Tendulkar gets well forward and neatly defends it down on the off side

36.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, FOUR, slightly short and bit wide outside the off stump, drifting in with the arm. Tendulkar quickly goes back and drives it past the fielder at gully

36.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run, worked away on the leg side for an easy single

India 148/3   SR Tendulkar 13* (19b 2x4)

37.1

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, no run, slightly short and Tendulkar punches it straight to the fielder at cover

37.2

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, 1 run, worked away on the leg side

India 151/3   SR Tendulkar 14* (21b 2x4)

38.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, flat delivery outside the off stump, defended watchfully

38.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, quicker delivery, again defended with a straight bat

38.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, forced away towards point, no room for a single there

38.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run, slightly short and Tendulkar cuts it away through cover point

India 156/3   SR Tendulkar 15* (25b 2x4)

39.1

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, 2 runs, fullish, on the legs and Tendulkar flicks past square-leg.

39.2

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, no run, full and outside off stump, turns away, Tendulkar chose to stay back, cuts straight to point

39.3

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, 1 run, leans forward, picks up a single with a drive placed right of mid-off

India 159/3   SR Tendulkar 18* (28b 2x4)

40.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run

40.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, leans forward to defend a fullish delivery on the middle stump line

40.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, outside off stump, turns away slightly, pushed to silly point

40.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, on the off stump line, turns away, Tendulkar leans forward, opens the bat-face, guides to point

40.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run, slightly short and cuts to point

India 160/3   SR Tendulkar 19* (33b 2x4)

41.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, on a length, around off stump, Tendulkar gets behind the line, punches it on to the turf and it bounces over Mortaza

41.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, 1 run, full in length, on the middle and off stump line, shapes in towards middle, Tendulkar leans forward, whips it across the line to long leg

India 161/3   SR Tendulkar 20* (35b 2x4)

42.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, lands outside off stump, on a length, turns away, Tendulkar lets it go

42.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, full and outside off stump, goes on straight, Tendulkar backs away, cuts to backward point

42.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 2 runs, tossed-up, outside off stump and Tendulkar leans forward to drive to deep cover

42.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, on the leg and middle, flicked to square leg

42.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, almost beaten in the flight. Flighted outside off and Tendulkar came down the track and had to lunge forward to make contact

42.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run

India 163/3   SR Tendulkar 22* (41b 2x4)

43.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, on a length, coming in towards off and middle, Tendulkar gets behind the line, punches it to mid on

43.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, full in length, on the middle and off stump line, turned away to midwicket

43.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, in the zone outside off, Tendulkar comes forward, covers the off stump and lets it go past Masud

43.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, FOUR, short in length, outside off stump, Tendulkar went back and across and cut it past point. Got nicely on top of the bounce

India 170/3   SR Tendulkar 26* (45b 3x4)

44.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, FOUR, full in length, on the off stump line, turns away slightly and Tendulkar backs away to force it through extra cover

44.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, fullish, on the off and middle, defended on the front foot

44.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run, slightly short of length, outside off stump, cut to deep point

India 176/3   SR Tendulkar 31* (48b 4x4)

45.1

Mohammad Ashraful to Tendulkar, 2 runs, Lollypop outside off stump, high loopy full-toss, outside offs tump and Tendulkar punch-drives it through extra cover

45.2

Mohammad Ashraful to Tendulkar, 1 run, flighted one, outside off, driven to sweeper cover

45.4

Mohammad Ashraful to Tendulkar, 1 run

India 181/3   SR Tendulkar 35* (51b 4x4)

46.1

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, 2 runs, tossed up on the middle and off stump line, Tendulkar quickly picks up the length, sways back and clips it away through the gap between mid-on and midwicket, class shot

46.2

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, no run, worked away off the back-foot, straight to the fielder at midwicket

46.3

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, no run, once again finds the fielder at midwicket

46.4

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, no run, quick and full, Tendulkar pushes forward to defend and gets hit on the pad, loud confident appeal for lbw turned down. Not a bad shot that. It came in from just outside off stump line and hit him in front of off. Close. Very close.

46.5

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, no run, punched off the back-foot to the point region

46.6

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, no run, turned away off the back-foot and the ball rolls away towards midwicket, end of a good over from Rafique

India 183/3   SR Tendulkar 37* (57b 4x4)

47.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, 1 run, good length delivery on the middle and leg stump line, nicely worked away through square leg for a single

India 185/3   SR Tendulkar 38* (58b 4x4)

48.5

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, FOUR, on the leg side, slipping away, flicked away fine. Very fine.

48.6

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, no run, floated in from middle stump line, Tendulkar leans forward to defend

India 197/3   SR Tendulkar 42* (60b 5x4)

51.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, on the off stump line, Tendulkar eases it to cover

51.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, in the zone outside off stump, Tendulkar lets it go past him.

51.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, back of length, outside off stump, comes in slowly, Tendulkar has enough time in the world to get behind the line, stand tall and punch it towards mid-on. Easy-paced track.

51.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, 1 run, on the middle stump and that is enough for Tendulkar to whip it away, reminscent of Gavaskar, past square-leg

51.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, Full-pitched on the off stump, Tendulkar leans forward, presents the full face of the bat and pushes it firmly to mid-on

India 210/3   SR Tendulkar 43* (65b 5x4)

53.1

Enamul Haque jnr to Tendulkar, no run, from round the stumps, on the middle and leg, full, worked to midwicket

53.2

Enamul Haque jnr to Tendulkar, 1 run, on the middle and leg, sliding down, Tendulkar places it behind square-leg for a easy single

53.4

Enamul Haque jnr to Tendulkar, no run, on the middle line, turned straight to square leg. Tendulkar does some gardening down the pitch

53.5

Enamul Haque jnr to Tendulkar, 2 runs, full and outside off stump, Tendulkar leans forward, opens the bat-face and guides it through backward point. A firm push at the point of impact saw the ball running away at a fair clip

53.6

Enamul Haque jnr to Tendulkar, no run, on the off and middle, flatter, Tendulkar leans forward to defend

India 214/3   SR Tendulkar 46* (70b 5x4)

55.1

Enamul Haque jnr to Tendulkar, no run, lands on the off stump, from round the stumps, turns away, Tendulkar pushes it out to the off side

55.2

Enamul Haque jnr to Tendulkar, no run, fuller, straighter, on the middle and whipped away to midwicket

55.3

Enamul Haque jnr to Tendulkar, no run, drifting in on the leg stump line, Tendulkar tries to flick it, misses and it bounds off the pad

55.4

Enamul Haque jnr to Tendulkar, no run, flatter, quicker, on the off and middle, driven to mid-off

55.5

Enamul Haque jnr to Tendulkar, FOUR, on the off stump line, drifting in, slightly short in length and Tendulkar plays a paddle-sweep. Fifty up for SRT. 44 Test fifty.

55.6

Enamul Haque jnr to Tendulkar, FOUR, Full-toss and Tendulkar skips down the track and drives past mid-on. Another four. Partnership is now 90

India 222/3   SR Tendulkar 54* (76b 7x4)

57.1

Enamul Haque jnr to Tendulkar, no run, comes down the track and lunges forward to push it towards mid-off

57.2

Enamul Haque jnr to Tendulkar, no run, from wide of the crease, full in length, again driven to mid-off

57.3

Enamul Haque jnr to Tendulkar, 1 run, again wide of the crease, on the middle stump line, Tendulkar skipped down the track, whipped it past square leg

India 227/3   SR Tendulkar 55* (79b 7x4)

58.1

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, no run, on the off stump, goes on with the arm, pushed away to the off side

58.2

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, no run, full and around off stump, patted gently to silly-point

58.3

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, no run, on the middle stump line, goes on straight, Tendulkar, like Dravid before, takes care to plant his front leg straight rather than across, adjacent to the line and defends

58.4

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, no run, lands well outside off stump and spins away, left alone

58.5

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, 2 runs, on the middle line, Tendulkar punches it towards mid-off where Mortaza rushes in to stop the single and misses the ball and gives away an extra run

58.6

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, 1 run

India 230/3   SR Tendulkar 58* (85b 7x4)

59.1

Enamul Haque jnr to Tendulkar, 1 run, on the legs, flicked behind square-leg

59.3

Enamul Haque jnr to Tendulkar, 1 run, on the legs, Tendulkar stretches forward, flicks to deep square leg for yet another single.

India 233/3   SR Tendulkar 60* (87b 7x4)

60.1

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, 1 run, on the off stump line, pushed to sweeper cover

India 238/3   SR Tendulkar 61* (88b 7x4)

61.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, tossed-up, on the off stump line, driven to extra cover

61.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, comes down the track and whips a fullish ball to midwicket

61.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, lands on the off stump line, comes in with the arm, pushed to the on side

61.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run

61.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, full and on the off stump line, Tendulkar eases it to cover region

61.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, on the off and middle line, again Tendulkar goes forward, opens the bat-face, turns it to the off side.

India 242/3   SR Tendulkar 61* (94b 7x4)

63.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run, full and on the middle and off stump line, Tendulkar nicely gets inside the line and drives it wide of the fielder at cover, easy single added to the total

India 253/3   SR Tendulkar 62* (95b 7x4)

64.1

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, 1 run, driven just wide of the fielder at cover and they scamper through for a single

64.3

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, no run, on the middle and off stump line, Tendulkar rocks back and thuds it away towards extra cover - excellent stop from the fielder there cuts off a certain boundary

64.4

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, no run, worked away towards midwicket, Ganguly is not interested in the single

64.5

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, 1 run, nicely worked away for an easy single

India 256/3   SR Tendulkar 64* (99b 7x4)

65.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, tossed up on the stumps and Tendulkar presents the full face of the bat

65.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 2 leg byes, flat delivery on the stumps, Tendulkar goes low down and paddles it down to fine leg for a brace

65.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, bit of extra bounce and the ball rolls away off the other half of the bat

65.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, full and on the stumps, defended stretching well forward

65.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run, bit of width offered and Tendulkar puches it well wide of the fielder at cover

India 259/3   SR Tendulkar 65* (104b 7x4)

66.1

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, no run, full and on the off stump, Tendulkar backs away, not the length for it, and cuts to point

66.2

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, no run

66.3

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, 1 run, on the middle and leg, Tendulkar whips to right of mid-on for a single

66.5

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, 1 run, drifting down leg side, Tendulkar flicks, gets a thin edge and Masud shuffling down leg side is unable to hold on. Very tough chance

India 262/3   SR Tendulkar 67* (108b 7x4)

67.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run

India 267/3   SR Tendulkar 68* (109b 7x4)

68.1

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, no run, round-arm action, on the middle and leg side, Tendulkar drives straight to mid-on

68.2

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, no run, slipping down the leg side, Tendulkar shaped to paddle it away but was through with the shot early and the ball evades him

68.3

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, no run, on the middle stump line, Tendulkar leans forward to push it to cover

68.4

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, 1 run, fuller and on the middle, Tendulkar leans forward, wrists it away behind square-leg

68.6

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, 1 run, slow through the air, on the leg and middle, Tendulkar waits, wrists it away behind square-leg

India 270/3   SR Tendulkar 70* (114b 7x4)

69.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, on the off and middle, pushed to the off side.

69.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, slightly slow in the air, on the middle and off stump line, dabbed away to the off side

69.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run, outside off, full, Tendulkar leans forward, steers through backward point for a single

India 271/3   SR Tendulkar 71* (117b 7x4)

70.1

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, no run, on the middle and leg, worked to the leg side

70.2

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, 1 run, low full-toss down the leg side, Ganguly flicks it away to fine leg.

70.4

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, no run, full in length, outside off, driven to cover

70.5

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, no run

70.6

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, 2 runs, on the off stump line, slow through the air and Tendulkar spots the chance to play his favourite paddle sweep.

India 279/3   SR Tendulkar 74* (122b 7x4)

71.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, full and on the off and middle, driven to mid-off

71.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run, on the legs, flicked away for an easy single. partnership is on 149 runs

India 281/3   SR Tendulkar 75* (124b 7x4)

72.1

Rajin Saleh to Tendulkar, 1 run, on the middle line, turns slightly, worked behind square-leg for a single

72.6

Rajin Saleh to Tendulkar, 1 run, on the middle stump line, whipped through midwicket

India 284/3   SR Tendulkar 77* (126b 7x4)

73.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, right in the blockhole, on the middle stump line, driven to cover.

73.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, again full in length, on the middle line, driven to mid-on this time

73.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, outside off stump, Tendulkar, as ever, eager to cut but again its not the length for it and ends up dabbing it to off side

73.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run

73.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, full in length, outside off stump, driven to cover.

73.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, full and on the middle and off, driven to mid-off. The game is meandering this moment. Indians happy to keep picking up singles - they are in a very good position, the bowlers are unable to break through on this placid track

India 284/3   SR Tendulkar 77* (132b 7x4)

75.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, on the legs, tickled to short fine leg

75.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run, on the legs again, this time Tendulkar places it to left of the short fine-leg fielder

75.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run

India 286/3   SR Tendulkar 78* (135b 7x4)

76.2

Rajin Saleh to Tendulkar, 1 run, spins in from the off stump line, Tendulkar goes back, flicks it to fine leg

76.5

Rajin Saleh to Tendulkar, 1 run, on the legs, Tendulkar dabs it away to left of short fine-leg fielder for another single

India 294/3   SR Tendulkar 80* (137b 7x4)

77.3

Enamul Haque jnr to Tendulkar, 1 leg bye, Huge shout for lbw from round the stumps, arrives a floater on the middle stump line. It landed outside off, drifted in and Tendulkar shapes to paddle sweep, misses and it hits him on the pads. Again another close shout for lbw. It would have taken out the leg stump. Hmm... Umpire Harper doesn't agree.

India 297/3   SR Tendulkar 80* (138b 7x4)

78.1

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, 1 run, lands on the middle stump line, drifts in, Tendulkar leans forward, wrists it towards square-leg for a single

India 298/3   SR Tendulkar 81* (139b 7x4)

79.1

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, 1 run, lands back of length, outside the off stump, comes in a touch, Tendulkar works it to right of mid-off fielder for a single

India 299/3   SR Tendulkar 82* (140b 7x4)

80.1

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, 1 run, quicker one, arm-ball, just outside off stump, Tendulkar stays back, punches it through cover point

80.4

Mohammad Rafique to Tendulkar, 1 run, full and on the middle and off, wristed past square-leg for yet another single. Tendulkar wanted a second, Ganguly didn't and that's where it ended.

India 306/3   SR Tendulkar 84* (142b 7x4)

81.1

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, no run, In the zone outside off stump, Tendulkar covers the off stump and shoulders arms. Two slips in place.

81.2

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, no run, And again. Slightly fuller this time, trying to tempt Tendulkar into a loose drive but Sachin leans forward and withdraws his bat at the last minute.

81.3

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, 1 run, bangs it short, again it doesn't bounce much, on the middle stump line, Tendulkar hops slightly, places it with soft hands to the on side and will get a single

81.5

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, no run, short of length, outside off stump, Tendulkar shapes to cut but the ball stops on him a touch and he gets a bottom edge to point

81.6

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, no run, fuller, on the off stump line, short of driveable length and Tendulkar leans forward, pushes it towards mid-on, wants a run but Ganguly, wisely, denies it.

India 312/3   SR Tendulkar 85* (147b 7x4)

82.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, on a length, around off and middle line, Tendulkar gets behind the line, punches it to mid-on

India 318/3   SR Tendulkar 85* (148b 7x4)

84.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, FOUR, Short and well outside off stump, width on offer and Tendulkar crashes it through point. Moves to 89.

84.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, FOUR, slightly short on length, on the off and middle and Tendulkar produces a beauty. Stands tall and punches it on the up, through the line and it races past the bowler. Rafique is after it, tries a sliding stop but is unable to push it back in time. It was refered upstairs and boundary is given. Tendulkar is into his 90's.

84.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, 1 run, on the middle and leg, dabbed to the on side for a single

India 330/4   SR Tendulkar 94* (151b 9x4)

85.1

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, 1 run, back-of-length delivery, around the off stump and Tendulkar places it to cover point, has a look at Dhoni who responds and they rush across

India 335/4   SR Tendulkar 95* (152b 9x4)

86.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, good length ball on off, glided away to cover for a quick single.

86.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, full ball on middle and off, front foot defensive, solid that time, down the ground back to the bowler

86.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, 1 run, short of a length on off and tucked away smartly to the leg side for a quick single. Inching closer to century No.36 now

86.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, short again and Tendulkar decides to weave out of the way this time. Mashud collects it clean this time.

86.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, full ball this time and that's a confident drive but it's straight to the mid-off fielder. Bat and pad close to each other but he doesn't get the placement right

India 341/4   SR Tendulkar 96* (157b 9x4)

87.5

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, 1 run, crisply tucked away from off stump to square leg for a quick single, full ball on off and he moves across to whip it away for an efficient single

India 343/4   SR Tendulkar 97* (158b 9x4)

88.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, 1 run, slipping on to the pads, Tendulkar glances it down to fine leg

India 348/4   SR Tendulkar 98* (159b 9x4)

89.1

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, 1 leg bye, drifting in on to the pads, Tendulkar tries to flick, misses and he runs a leg bye

89.5

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, no run, fullish, outside the off stump, another Sharapova like grunt by Shahadat, Tendulkar leans forward, drives but straight to mid-off.

89.6

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, 1 run, Full-pitched, on the middle line, Tendulkar gets behind the line, wrists it away to deep square-leg. On 99 now.

India 355/4   SR Tendulkar 99* (162b 9x4)

90.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, on the off stump line, Tendulkar dabs it close to the off side, takes a step, Dhoni responds before Tendulkar screams out NO

90.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, on the middle and leg, worked to midwicket

90.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, well outside the off stump, Full in length, Tendulkar leans across, jabs at it, gets a inside edge to the on side. The midwicket fielder rushes in to prevent that run. Still on 99.

90.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, He is a patient man. Not in any great hurry to get there. On the middle and off, Tendulkar pushes it to mid-on

90.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, 1 run, He gets it! Tendulkar has reached his 100. Full in length, on the middle and off, Tendulkar moves in line, punches it to right of mid-on for the single. Punches his fist. 100 number 36

India 356/4   SR Tendulkar 100* (167b 9x4)

91.1

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, 1 run, lands on a length, outside off stump, comes in towards off and middle, Tendulkar whips it past square-leg

91.5

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, OUT, Like Ganguly, like Karthik, Tendulkar falls pulling a slightly short delivery that was going outside the off stump. Shahadat strikes. It was short in length and outside the off stump and Tendulkar tried to fetch it from there and presents a dolly at extra cover.

SR Tendulkar c Mohammad Ashraful b Shahadat Hossain 101 (274m 169b 9x4 0x6) SR: 59.76

India 366/5   SR Tendulkar 101 (169b 9x4)
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India won by an innings and 239 runs
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May 22, 2007

Habibul Bashar effects a cut shot ,  Bangladesh v India, 1st Test, Chittagong, 5th day

Habibul Bashar effects a cut shot

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May 22, 2007

Habibul Bashar plays a flick shot during his knock of 37, Bangladesh v India, 1st Test, Chittagong, 5th day

Habibul Bashar plays a flick shot during his knock of 37

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