India tour of Bangladesh, 2007 / Commentary

India in Bangladesh Test Series - 2nd Test

Bangladesh v India

India won by an innings and 239 runs

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150  | Overs 151-200

21.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Jaffer, FOUR, full toss outside the off stump and Jaffer dispatches it to the fence with a cover drive

21.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Jaffer, no run, defended back to the bowler on the front foot

21.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Jaffer, no run, pushed towards the leg side on the front foot

21.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Jaffer, no run, fired in flat and quick on off and middle stump, Jaffer moves forward, head down and defends back to the bowler

21.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Jaffer, no run, pushed back to Shakib on the front foot

21.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Jaffer, no run, Shakib is firing them in flat on off and middle, Jaffer leans foward and drives to mid on

India 60/0   Shakib Al Hasan 1-0-4-0

23.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Karthik, 1 run, fuller ball outside the off stump, Karthik leans forward and drives to cover for a single

23.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Jaffer, no run, bowled flat on off stump, Jaffer drives on the front foot back to Shakib

23.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Jaffer, no run, that was nearly in the blockhole, Jaffer digs it out back to the bowler

23.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Jaffer, no run, driven towards cover on the front foot

23.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Jaffer, no run, Jaffer meets the ball on the bounce and drives to cover once again

23.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Jaffer, no run, tight stuff this from Shakib, flat and fast on off stump, driven to cover

India 62/0   Shakib Al Hasan 2-0-5-0

25.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Karthik, no run, Karthik moves foward and defends but plays down the wrong line and gets hit on the pad, Shakib appeals but that was missing leg

25.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Karthik, no run, defended on the front foot on the off side

25.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Karthik, 2 runs, Karthik pushes forward in defence again but gets an inside edge that runs down towards fine leg

25.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Karthik, no run, pushed gently off the front foot towards cover

25.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Karthik, no run, defended on the front foot once again to the off side

25.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Karthik, no run, Karthik sweeps but gets hit on the pad off the last ball before lunch, the impact was just outside off stump but that sweep shot from Karthik on the stroke of lunch was unnecessary from India's point of view

India 67/0   Shakib Al Hasan 3-0-7-0

50.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Jaffer, no run, tossed up on off stump, Jaffer leans forward and drives to cover

50.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Jaffer, no run, driven to mid off on the front foot

50.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Jaffer, no run, driven back to the bowler on the front foot

50.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Jaffer, no run, slanted into middle and leg stump, defended on the leg side

50.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Jaffer, 1 run, driven to long off on the front foot for a single

50.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Karthik, no run, bowled flat on off stump, Karthik drives it towards cover

India 169/0   Shakib Al Hasan 4-0-8-0

52.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Jaffer, no run, flat ball angling into Jaffer's off stump, defended on the front foot

52.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Jaffer, no run, tentatively pushed towards cover on the front foot

52.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Jaffer, no run, full toss on off stump, Jaffer drives it straight back at Shakib

52.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Jaffer, no run, driven back to the bowler once more

52.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Jaffer, 1 run, pushed to mid on off the front foot for one

52.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, 1 run, full down leg, he gets over it and flicks to square leg to get off the mark first ball

India 176/0   Shakib Al Hasan 5-0-10-0

54.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Jaffer, 1 run, tossed up on off stump, he uses his feet and drives towards mid-off

54.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, no run, tossed up, he comes onto the front foot and defends to silly mid-off

54.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, no run, this ones shorter and spins in with the arm, he makes room and cuts to point

54.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, 1 run, tossed up, he drives hard to mid-off where the silly misfield allows the run

54.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Jaffer, no run, flatter on off and middle, he flicks to midwicket

54.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Jaffer, no run, tossed up, holding it back on the length and Jaffer drives to cover

India 182/0   Shakib Al Hasan 6-0-12-0

56.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Jaffer, no run, full outside off stump, driven straight to point

56.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Jaffer, no run, tossed up, he plants the foot forward and drives to cover

56.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Jaffer, FOUR, quicker, wider, he flashes a hard cut that evades slip and runs past short third man for four

56.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Jaffer, 1 run, tossed up on leg stump, he just gets half-forward and nudges it to square leg

56.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, no run, quicker on the stumps, Dravid stands and defends it back

56.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, no run, quicker and flatter, he gets back and defends to cover

India 189/0   Shakib Al Hasan 7-0-17-0

58.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, no run, quick delivery outside the off stump, Dravid moves back in his crease and lets it go

58.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, no run, driven to mid off on the front foot

58.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, no run, defended on the front foot back to the bowler

58.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, no run, Dravid takes a step down, makes room and drives inside out to cover

58.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, FOUR, short and wide from Shakib, Dravid rocks back on to the back foot and uses the width to free his arms and cut to the point fence

58.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, no run, driven to extra cover on the front foot

India 199/0   Shakib Al Hasan 8-0-21-0

71.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Jaffer, no run, bowled quick and flat into off stump, defended on the front foot

71.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Jaffer, 1 run, fullish delivery on off stump, Jaffer drives past the bowler for a single to long off

71.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, no run, fired down leg side, Dravid tries to tickle it past the keeper but misses

71.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, no run, defended into the cover region on the back foot

71.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, no run, solid defence with a straight bat back at the bowler

71.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, no run, drifting down leg side, Dravid plays it behind square

India 266/0   Shakib Al Hasan 9-0-22-0

73.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, no run, short and wide outside the off stump, Dravid cuts but can't beat the man at point

73.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, no run

73.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, no run, floated through the air on middle stump, Dravid closes the face and plays it to midwicket

73.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, no run, Shakib drifts on to the pads and Dravid flicks it to short fine leg

73.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, no run, defended to midwicket on the front foot

73.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, no run, bowled flat on middle and leg stump, Dravid drives to mid on

India 270/0   Shakib Al Hasan 10-1-22-0

75.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Jaffer, 1 run, bowled flat and quick on to off stump, Jaffer gets forward and pushes it wide of mid off for a single

75.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, no run, tossed up on off and middle stump, Dravid gets forward and gets hit on the pad, Shakib appeals for lbw but Harper said no, that looked like missing leg

75.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, no run

75.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, no run, defended back to the bowler on the front foot

75.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, no run, played to point on the front foot

75.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, 2 runs, full ball on off stump, Dravid gets forward and drives past Mortaza at extra cover who manages to get a hand on it and deflect the ball towards long off

India 278/0   Shakib Al Hasan 11-1-25-0

77.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run, he's off the mark straight away with a flick through midwicket

77.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, no run, defended on the front foot towards cover

77.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, no run, full ball on off and middle stump, Dravid leans forward and pushes it to cover

77.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, no run, no flight at all from Shakib, defended on the front foot to the leg side

77.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, FOUR, full ball on off stump, Dravid leans into it and drives between extra cover and mid off for four more

77.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, no run, defended on the off side on the front foot

India 286/0   Shakib Al Hasan 12-1-30-0

79.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run, driven on the front foot towards extra cover for one

79.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, 1 run, angled down leg side, Dravid leans forward and plays it to fine leg

79.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, defended on the off side on the front foot

79.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, full ball on off and middle stump, defended on the front foot back to the bowler

79.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run, played off the pads behind square on the leg side for a single

79.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Dravid, no run, Shakib drifts on to leg once more, Dravid gets forward and closes the face to play it to midwicket

India 294/0   Shakib Al Hasan 13-1-33-0

113.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Karthik, 1 run, tossed up on off stump, pushed to long-off

113.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, pushed in with more pace, defended back to the bowler

113.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, steered to the off side

113.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, tossed up on the pads, deflected to midwicket

113.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run, full, outside off, driven to cover

113.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Karthik, 1 run

India 427/1   Shakib Al Hasan 14-1-36-0

115.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Karthik, no run, tossed up on middle and leg, turned to midwicket

115.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Karthik, FOUR, flighted on middle, Karthik steps down a few paces and lofts over deep midwicket, effortless stroke in the end

115.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Karthik, 1 run, cut away to the gap past cover

115.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run

115.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Karthik, 1 run

115.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 leg bye, tossed up on leg stump, Tendulkar gets down on his knees and sweeps

India 436/1   Shakib Al Hasan 15-1-43-0

139.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, no run

139.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, no run, swept but straight to short fine leg

139.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, 2 runs, Ganguly gets down on his knees and slogs, heads for a six but it falls short of the fence at cow corner

139.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, no run

139.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, FOUR, another loft, now over mid-on and this time Ganguly fetches a boundary, courtesy a misfield

139.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Ganguly, 1 run, tossed up on leg stump, glanced down to fine leg

India 525/2   Shakib Al Hasan 16-1-50-0

141.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, pushed to the off side, no run again

141.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run, pushed to the on side and Tendulkar finally gets there, this is his 37th Test century

141.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Dhoni, no run, defended on the front foot, playing it safe before tea? seems like it

141.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Dhoni, no run, defended on the front foot again, two more balls before tea

141.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Dhoni, 1 run

141.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run, full toss, flicked through midwicket

India 528/3   Shakib Al Hasan 17-1-53-0

143.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Dhoni, no run, outside leg stump and Dhoni tries to paddle sweep past the keeper, can't make contact and Saleh collects it well

143.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Dhoni, no run, similar line, some negativity there, Dhoni can't get the paddle sweep right again

143.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Dhoni, no run, pushed to midwicket but they decide against the single

143.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Dhoni, no run, another attempted paddle sweep, this time it's on leg stump but again can't get the ball where he wants, trickles to the leg side

143.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Dhoni, 1 run, driven to mid-on for a single

143.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 4 byes, wild reverse-sweep attempted, almost a reverse hoick from outside leg but misses it completely. Oh! That looks positively ugly. Misses it and it races past the keeper for four byes

India 537/3   Shakib Al Hasan 18-1-54-0

145.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Dhoni, no run, more negative outside leg stump line from Shakib, more attempts at sweeping from Dhoni, more deliveries where he can't make contact

145.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Dhoni, 1 run, slightly straighter, on leg stump, Dhoni gives himself room and pushes through extra cover for a single

145.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, another delivery outside leg, tries to sweep and misses, that could have been called wide. Umpire Harper has a word with Shakib about the line he's bowling.

145.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 2 runs, straighter and Tendulkar down the ground, pushing through extra cover for a couple

145.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, FOUR, swept away this time and he makes fine contact, the ball races away to fine leg for a four.

145.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 no ball, Tendulkar has changed his stance to play these negative line deliveries, standing with a closed stance on leg stump, as if waiting to sweep, can't pull it off this ball

145.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, outside leg and beaten again, no chance ot reaching that

India 548/3   Shakib Al Hasan 19-1-62-0
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Series Results
Bangladesh v India at Dhaka - May 25-27, 2007
India won by an innings and 239 runs
Bangladesh v India at Chittagong - May 18-22, 2007
Match drawn
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May 27, 2007

The Indians gather in a huddle to celebrate their series-sealing win over Bangladesh in the second Test, Bangladesh v India, 2nd Test, 3rd day, Mirpur, May 27, 2007

The Indians gather in a huddle to celebrate their series-sealing win over Bangladesh in the second Test

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May 27, 2007

Zaheer Khan accepts the Man of the Match award after bowling India to victory in the second Test against Bangladesh, Bangladesh v India, 2nd Test, 3rd day, Mirpur, May 27, 2007

Zaheer Khan accepts the Man of the Match award after bowling India to victory in the second Test against Bangladesh

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