New Zealand tour of Bangladesh, 2008/09 / Commentary

New Zealand in Bangladesh Test Series - 1st Test

Bangladesh v New Zealand

New Zealand won by 3 wickets

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

98.6

Mills to Naeem Islam, no run, plays forward and gets beaten.

Bangladesh 193/5   Naeem Islam 0* (1b)

100.1

Mills to Naeem Islam, no run, defended back to the bowler.

100.2

Mills to Naeem Islam, no run, bouncer and Naeen ducks under it.

100.3

Mills to Naeem Islam, no run, comes forward and defends back to the bowler.

100.4

Mills to Naeem Islam, 5 runs, drops the ball with soft hands to the onside and takes off for a quick single, shy at the stumps misses and goes to the fence.

Bangladesh 198/5   Naeem Islam 5* (5b)

101.3

O'Brien to Naeem Islam, no run, defends to cover.

101.4

O'Brien to Naeem Islam, 1 run, short ball turned to square leg.

Bangladesh 203/5   Naeem Islam 6* (7b)

102.1

Mills to Naeem Islam, no run, comes forward and looks to defend, strikes the pad outside the line of the off stump.

102.2

Mills to Naeem Islam, no run, ducks under the bouncer.

102.3

Mills to Naeem Islam, no run, defends to midwicket.

102.4

Mills to Naeem Islam, FOUR, full toss on the pads and stroked nicely through square leg.

102.5

Mills to Naeem Islam, no run, left alone.

102.6

Mills to Naeem Islam, no run, again left alone.

Bangladesh 211/5   Naeem Islam 10* (13b 1x4)

104.1

Oram to Naeem Islam, no run, defends a gentle loosener to cover.

104.2

Oram to Naeem Islam, no run, defends to point.

104.3

Oram to Naeem Islam, no run, comes forward and gets beaten.

104.4

Oram to Naeem Islam, no run, defends to short cover.

104.5

Oram to Naeem Islam, no run, defends to point.

104.6

Oram to Naeem Islam, no run, punches the ball off the back foot to short cover.

Bangladesh 215/5   Naeem Islam 10* (19b 1x4)

106.1

Oram to Naeem Islam, no run, defends to the off side.

106.2

Oram to Naeem Islam, no run, ducks under the short delivery which goes over the stumps.

106.3

Oram to Naeem Islam, no run, slower delivery defended back to the bowler.

106.4

Oram to Naeem Islam, no run, angles the ball in, forces off the back foot to point.

106.5

Oram to Naeem Islam, no run, wider of the off stump, left alone.

106.6

Oram to Naeem Islam, no run, turns to midwicket, looking for a quick single, sent back.

Bangladesh 215/5   Naeem Islam 10* (25b 1x4)

107.3

Vettori to Naeem Islam, no run, played back to the bowler.

107.4

Vettori to Naeem Islam, no run, defends to the onside.

107.5

Vettori to Naeem Islam, no run, defends on the front foot.

107.6

Vettori to Naeem Islam, no run, defends to the off side.

Bangladesh 216/5   Naeem Islam 10* (29b 1x4)

109.1

O'Brien to Naeem Islam, no run, punches off the back foot to cover.

109.2

O'Brien to Naeem Islam, no run, ducks under the bouncer.

109.3

O'Brien to Naeem Islam, no run, looks to play to the onside, changes his mind at the last moment and plays to the off side.

109.4

O'Brien to Naeem Islam, no run, back and across plays to mid-on.

109.5

O'Brien to Naeem Islam, no run, ducks under a short ball that didn't rise very much.

109.6

O'Brien to Naeem Islam, FOUR, fuller delivery, comes forward and drives well through covers.

Bangladesh 220/5   Naeem Islam 14* (35b 2x4)

111.1

Vettori to Naeem Islam, no run, defends.

111.2

Vettori to Naeem Islam, no run, comes forward and defends back to the bowler.

111.3

Vettori to Naeem Islam, no run, goes back and looks to force it through the off side.

111.4

Vettori to Naeem Islam, no run, defends again.

111.5

Vettori to Naeem Islam, no run, defended to the onside.

111.6

Vettori to Naeem Islam, no run, comes forward and defends to the off side.

Bangladesh 224/5   Naeem Islam 14* (41b 2x4)

112.5

Oram to Naeem Islam, no run, full delivery driven to mid-on.

112.6

Oram to Naeem Islam, no run, worked to the onside.

Bangladesh 225/5   Naeem Islam 14* (43b 2x4)

114.1

Patel to Naeem Islam, no run, defends.

114.2

Patel to Naeem Islam, no run, defends on the track.

114.3

Patel to Naeem Islam, OUT, Patel strikes immediately, stumped! Goes down the wicket to a flighted delivery and gets beaten, McCullum behind the stumps does the rest.

Naeem Islam st †McCullum b Patel 14 (72m 46b 2x4 0x6) SR: 30.43

Bangladesh 229/6   Naeem Islam 14 (46b 2x4)
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150
Series Results
Bangladesh v New Zealand at Dhaka - Oct 25-29, 2008
Match drawn
Bangladesh v New Zealand at Chittagong - Oct 17-21, 2008
New Zealand won by 3 wickets
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Photos

Oct 21, 2008

Daniel Vettori poses with the Man-of-the-Match cheque, Bangladesh v New Zealand, 1st Test, Chittagong, 5th day, October 21, 2008

Daniel Vettori poses with the Man-of-the-Match cheque

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Oct 21, 2008

Both sets of players exchange handshakes after the match, Bangladesh v New Zealand, 1st Test, Chittagong, 5th day, October 21, 2008

Both sets of players exchange handshakes after the match

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