India tour of Bangladesh, 2007 / Commentary

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

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

36.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, no run, full and outside the off stump, defended stretching well forward

36.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, 2 runs, drive off the back-foot, right through the gap between the cover fielders and they scamper through for the second

36.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, no run, tossed up on the middle and leg stump line, slightly quicker than the previous delivery and Ganguly taps it away on the leg side

India 150/3   Shakib Al Hasan 1-0-7-0

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

38.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, no run, turned away with the spin to the square leg region

38.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, no run, punched off the back-foot and the ball finds the fielder at cover

India 156/3   Shakib Al Hasan 2-0-8-0

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

40.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, no run, outside off stump and Ganguly stretches forward and offers the dead-bat

India 160/3   Shakib Al Hasan 3-0-9-0

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   Shakib Al Hasan 4-0-11-0

44.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, no run, comes in from outside off stump, pushed to cover

44.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, 1 run

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

44.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, no run, fullish, outside off, Ganguly leans forward, drives back to the bowler

India 176/3   Shakib Al Hasan 5-0-17-0

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   Shakib Al Hasan 6-1-17-0

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

63.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, no run, full and close to the off stump line, Ganguly leans forward and defends it with a straight bat

63.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, no run, once again the line and length is good, Ganguly is made to defend

63.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, no run, forced away towards cover

63.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, no run, turned away off the back-foot to the midwicket region

63.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, no run, driven straight back down the track

India 253/3   Shakib Al Hasan 7-1-18-0

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

65.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, no run, quicker delivery outside the off stump, Ganguly gets well forward and defends it down

India 259/3   Shakib Al Hasan 8-1-19-0

67.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run

67.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, no run, comes in from outside off stump, Ganguly presses forward and takes it on the pad

67.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, no run, on the middle stump line, nudged to the on side

67.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, no run, And again

67.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, no run, on the middle and leg, worked to midwicket again.

67.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, no run, turns in from outside off, to change things up, Ganguly doesn't go towards midwicket, instead backs away a touch, pushes it back down the track

India 267/3   Shakib Al Hasan 9-1-20-0

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

69.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, no run, flat, on the off stump line, Ganguly eases it to midwicket region

69.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, FOUR, shot. Slightly short in length, turns in from outside off, Ganguly went back after initially looking to get forward, gave himself some room and punched it through cover region. Very nicely played.

69.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, no run, and now leans forward to defend. Runs coming rather easily. Bashar needs to do something different.

India 275/3   Shakib Al Hasan 10-1-25-0

71.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, no run, floated on the middle, Ganguly drives back to the bowler

71.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, 1 run, on the leg and middle and Ganguly eases it to long on

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

71.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, no run

71.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, no run, on the middle stump line, Ganguly leans forward, works it to midwicket.

India 281/3   Shakib Al Hasan 11-1-27-0

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   Shakib Al Hasan 12-2-27-0

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

75.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, no run, fuller and faster, on the off stump line, guided to point

75.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, no run, comes in a touch from outside off stump, fisted away to cover

75.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, 1 run, leans forward to the pitch of the delivery and drives to long on. Ganguly is on 75. Partnership 154. The veterans are having a ball out there

75.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run

India 286/3   Shakib Al Hasan 13-2-29-0
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Series Results
Bangladesh v India at Dhaka - May 25-27, 2007
India won by an innings and 239 runs
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Match drawn
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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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