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

0.1

Mills to Tamim Iqbal, no run, pushed to point.

0.2

Mills to Tamim Iqbal, no run, short lifting delivery outside the off stump, plays and gets beaten.

0.3

Mills to Tamim Iqbal, no run, good length delivery defended to mid-on.

0.4

Mills to Tamim Iqbal, no run, defends down the pitch.

0.5

Mills to Tamim Iqbal, no run, short delivery outside the off stump, defended to point.

0.6

Mills to Tamim Iqbal, no run, lets the ball go through to McCullum.

Bangladesh 0/0   Tamim Iqbal 0* (6b)

2.1

Mills to Tamim Iqbal, no run, left alone outside the off stump.

2.2

Mills to Tamim Iqbal, no run, edged along the ground to gully.

2.3

Mills to Tamim Iqbal, no run, defends the good length delivery back to the bowler.

2.4

Mills to Tamim Iqbal, no run, inside edges onto the pads, half hearted appeal.

2.5

Mills to Tamim Iqbal, no run, short ball defended to mid-off.

2.6

Mills to Tamim Iqbal, no run, dropped! Another drop this time by Redmond at second slip as the ball was edged.

Bangladesh 0/1   Tamim Iqbal 0* (12b)

3.6

O'Brien to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, looking to leave the ball but gets a bottom edge past the stumps down to fine leg.

Bangladesh 2/1   Tamim Iqbal 1* (13b)

4.1

Mills to Tamim Iqbal, no run, swings back into the batsman, played to mid-on.

4.2

Mills to Tamim Iqbal, no run, plays the short ball down onto the pitch, looks for a quick single, sent back.

4.3

Mills to Tamim Iqbal, no run, defends to mid-off.

4.4

Mills to Tamim Iqbal, no run, defends again.

4.5

Mills to Tamim Iqbal, no run, short rising delivery outside the off stump, left alone.

4.6

Mills to Tamim Iqbal, no run, swings back in, Tamim clamps down on the ball.

Bangladesh 2/1   Tamim Iqbal 1* (19b)

6.1

Mills to Tamim Iqbal, no run, fuller delivery played firmly to mid-on.

6.2

Mills to Tamim Iqbal, no run, lets the ball go outside the off stump.

6.3

Mills to Tamim Iqbal, no run, wider and left alone.

6.4

Mills to Tamim Iqbal, no run, defends a full delivery.

6.5

Mills to Tamim Iqbal, no run, defends the short ball to cover.

6.6

Mills to Tamim Iqbal, no run, short delivery, left alone through to the keeper.

Bangladesh 2/1   Tamim Iqbal 1* (25b)

8.1

Mills to Tamim Iqbal, no run, full ball on the leg stump, gets a leading edge to mid-off.

8.2

Mills to Tamim Iqbal, no run, lets the ball go through to McCullum.

8.3

Mills to Tamim Iqbal, no run, short ball outside the off stump, left alone.

8.4

Mills to Tamim Iqbal, no run, another leave.

8.5

Mills to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, short ball played off his hips down to fine leg.

Bangladesh 3/1   Tamim Iqbal 2* (30b)

9.1

O'Brien to Tamim Iqbal, no run, feels for the delivery outside the off stump.

9.2

O'Brien to Tamim Iqbal, no run, this time lets the ball go through to McCullum.

9.3

O'Brien to Tamim Iqbal, no run, short delivery left alone.

9.4

O'Brien to Tamim Iqbal, no run, left alone outside the off stump.

9.5

O'Brien to Tamim Iqbal, no run, defends back to the bowler.

9.6

O'Brien to Tamim Iqbal, no run, short ball played to mid-off.

Bangladesh 3/1   Tamim Iqbal 2* (36b)

11.1

O'Brien to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, short ball pushed into the gap between cover and mid-off for a single.

Bangladesh 4/1   Tamim Iqbal 3* (37b)

12.1

Oram to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, turned off his legs past the umpire at square leg.

Bangladesh 5/1   Tamim Iqbal 4* (38b)

13.5

Ryder to Tamim Iqbal, no run, full ball played to mid-off.

13.6

Ryder to Tamim Iqbal, FOUR, first boundary of the match, good shot driven down and along the ground to the fence

Bangladesh 13/1   Tamim Iqbal 8* (40b 1x4)

15.1

Ryder to Tamim Iqbal, no run, fuller delviery defended to mid-on.

15.2

Ryder to Tamim Iqbal, no run, short ball turned to square leg.

15.3

Ryder to Tamim Iqbal, no run, played to cover.

15.4

Ryder to Tamim Iqbal, no run, full ball played back to the bowler.

15.5

Ryder to Tamim Iqbal, no run

15.6

Ryder to Tamim Iqbal, no run, defended to the off side.

Bangladesh 13/1   Tamim Iqbal 8* (46b 1x4)

16.6

Oram to Tamim Iqbal, no run, short ball defended down in front of him.

Bangladesh 16/1   Tamim Iqbal 8* (47b 1x4)

17.2

Patel to Tamim Iqbal, no run, played back to the bowler.

17.3

Patel to Tamim Iqbal, no run, left alone.

17.4

Patel to Tamim Iqbal, no run, tapped to the fielder in helmet.

17.5

Patel to Tamim Iqbal, no run, pushed back to the bowler.

17.6

Patel to Tamim Iqbal, no run, tossed up delivery pushed to cover.

Bangladesh 17/1   Tamim Iqbal 8* (52b 1x4)

19.1

Patel to Tamim Iqbal, no run, spins away, left alone.

19.2

Patel to Tamim Iqbal, no run, back of a length delivery, played back to the bowler.

19.3

Patel to Tamim Iqbal, no run, spins away, left alone.

19.4

Patel to Tamim Iqbal, no run, on the stumps, defended.

19.5

Patel to Tamim Iqbal, no run, dropped! Trys to lap it around, gets a top-edge and Redmond at short leg drops it as it was above his head.

19.6

Patel to Tamim Iqbal, no run, defended.

Bangladesh 17/1   Tamim Iqbal 8* (58b 1x4)

20.3

Vettori to Tamim Iqbal, no run, defends onto the pitch.

20.4

Vettori to Tamim Iqbal, FOUR, good shot this time, down the track and hits it over wide mid-on and to the fence.

20.5

Vettori to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, a slight hesitation for the single as Tamim turns past the fielder under the helmet.

Bangladesh 23/1   Tamim Iqbal 13* (61b 2x4)

21.1

Patel to Tamim Iqbal, no run, outside edge drops short of slip.

21.2

Patel to Tamim Iqbal, 3 runs, pushes and gets the outside edge past slip to thirdman.

21.4

Patel to Tamim Iqbal, no run, driven to short cover.

21.5

Patel to Tamim Iqbal, no run, left alone.

21.6

Patel to Tamim Iqbal, no run, defends onto the pitch.

Bangladesh 29/1   Tamim Iqbal 16* (66b 2x4)

23.1

Patel to Tamim Iqbal, no run, left alone.

23.2

Patel to Tamim Iqbal, no run, full ball played to cover.

23.3

Patel to Tamim Iqbal, no run, turned to short leg.

23.4

Patel to Tamim Iqbal, no run, quicker delivery left alone.

23.5

Patel to Tamim Iqbal, no run, fuller delivery played down to mid-off.

23.6

Patel to Tamim Iqbal, no run, driven, on the bounce to short cover.

Bangladesh 29/1   Tamim Iqbal 16* (72b 2x4)

25.1

Patel to Tamim Iqbal, no run, closer to the off stump and Tamim lets the ball go.

25.2

Patel to Tamim Iqbal, no run, defends back to the bowler.

25.3

Patel to Tamim Iqbal, no run, defends to short cover.

25.4

Patel to Tamim Iqbal, no run, left alone.

25.5

Patel to Tamim Iqbal, no run, defends to short cover.

25.6

Patel to Tamim Iqbal, no run, defends the full ball down the wicket.

Bangladesh 29/1   Tamim Iqbal 16* (78b 2x4)

27.1

Patel to Tamim Iqbal, no run, short and defended.

27.2

Patel to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, turned off his pads behind square leg.

Bangladesh 30/1   Tamim Iqbal 17* (80b 2x4)

28.1

Vettori to Tamim Iqbal, no run, defends in front of him.

28.2

Vettori to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, a touch short and Tamim turns it behind square leg.

Bangladesh 31/1   Tamim Iqbal 18* (82b 2x4)

30.1

Vettori to Tamim Iqbal, no run, wide of the off stump, left alone.

30.2

Vettori to Tamim Iqbal, no run, similar delivery, left alone.

30.3

Vettori to Tamim Iqbal, no run, defends to the off side.

30.4

Vettori to Tamim Iqbal, no run, short ball played to cover.

30.5

Vettori to Tamim Iqbal, no run, looking to defend and gets the outside edge on the bounce to slip.

30.6

Vettori to Tamim Iqbal, no run, loud appeal for stumping down the leg side, turned down and the umpire does not go upstairs either.

Bangladesh 34/1   Tamim Iqbal 18* (88b 2x4)

32.1

Vettori to Tamim Iqbal, no run, defended.

32.2

Vettori to Tamim Iqbal, OUT, Vettori strikes after immediately after lunch, goes for the drive and gets the outside to McCullum behind the stumps.

Tamim Iqbal c †McCullum b Vettori 18 (123m 90b 2x4 0x6) SR: 20.00

Bangladesh 34/2   Tamim Iqbal 18 (90b 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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