Ireland tour of Bangladesh, 2007/08 / Wicket commentary

Ireland in Bangladesh ODI Series - 1st ODI

Bangladesh v Ireland

Bangladesh won by 8 wickets (with 61 balls remaining)

4.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Porterfield, OUT, first strike! excellent line and length from Mortaza, in the channel outside the off stump and Porterfield is drawn forward into the drive, thick edge produced and the ball goes straight to the keeper

WTS Porterfield c †Dhiman Ghosh b Mashrafe Mortaza 1 (19m 19b 0x4 0x6) SR: 5.26

Ireland 6/1   R Strydom 3* (11b)   Mashrafe Mortaza 3-2-2-1

10.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Strydom, OUT, edged to the keeper

R Strydom c †Dhiman Ghosh b Mashrafe Mortaza 8 (40m 29b 1x4 0x6) SR: 27.58

Ireland 18/2   EJG Morgan 4* (14b)   Mashrafe Mortaza 5.2-3-6-2

15.6

Mahmudullah to NJ O'Brien, OUT, gone! line and length delivery and O'Brien' drives hard and staright to Reze at cover

NJ O'Brien c Farhad Reza b Mahmudullah 15 (22m 21b 2x4 1x6) SR: 71.42

Ireland 43/3   EJG Morgan 13* (28b)   Mahmudullah 6-0-19-1

25.6

Farhad Reza to Morgan, OUT, yorker length delivery and Morgan plays all over it

EJG Morgan b Farhad Reza 35 (72m 55b 1x4 1x6) SR: 63.63

Ireland 81/4   KJ O'Brien 14* (32b 1x4)   Farhad Reza 3-0-15-1

30.3

Shakib Al Hasan to KJ O'Brien, OUT, got'm! tossed up and on the stumps, O'Brien goes for the sweep but fails to make contact - loud appeal and up goes the finger

KJ O'Brien lbw b Shakib Al Hasan 20 (55m 44b 2x4 0x6) SR: 45.45

Ireland 97/5   AC Botha 10* (15b 1x4)   Shakib Al Hasan 5.3-1-15-1

34.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Cusack, OUT, run out! goes for a quick run, Razzak's throw from mid-off is spot on and Botha has to walk back this time

AC Botha run out 22 (35m 28b 2x4 0x6) SR: 78.57

Ireland 115/6   AR Cusack 6* (12b)   Mashrafe Mortaza 6.5-3-12-2

49.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Cusack, OUT, good length delivery and Cusack goes hard at it, not a well timed shot in the end and the ball balloons up towards deep cover where Reza nicely settles under it

AR Cusack c Farhad Reza b Mashrafe Mortaza 38 (80m 61b 0x4 1x6) SR: 62.29

Ireland 180/7   DT Johnston 30* (38b 2x4)   Mashrafe Mortaza 9.1-4-18-3
Series Results
Bangladesh v Ireland at Dhaka - Mar 22, 2008
Bangladesh won by 79 runs
Bangladesh v Ireland at Dhaka - Mar 20, 2008
Bangladesh won by 84 runs
Bangladesh v Ireland at Dhaka - Mar 18, 2008
Bangladesh won by 8 wickets (with 61 balls remaining)
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Photos

Mar 18, 2008

Shahriar Nafees guides the ball on his way to 90 not out, Bangladesh v Ireland, 1st ODI, Mirpur, March 18, 2008

Shahriar Nafees guides the ball on his way to 90 not out

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Mar 18, 2008

Mashrafe Mortaza snares William Porterfield, Bangladesh v Ireland, 1st ODI, Mirpur, March 18, 2008

Mashrafe Mortaza snares William Porterfield

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