New Zealand tour of Bangladesh, 1st Test: Bangladesh v New Zealand at Chittagong, Oct 17-21, 2008
New Zealand won by 3 wickets
17,18,19,20,21 October 2008 (5-day match)
  • Overs 1-50
  • Overs 51-100
  • Overs 101-150
50.1

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, 1 run, uses his feet and drives well down the ground to long on.

50.2

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, full and and driven to mid-on.

50.3

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defends down on the track.

50.4

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defended once again on the track.

50.5

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, drives to mid-off, looking for a single, not there.

50.6

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defends to short midwicket.

End of over 51 (1 run) Bangladesh 72/4

    • Mushfiqur Rahim 9 (29b 1x4)
    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 23 (22b 3x4)
    • DL Vettori 16-7-28-2
51.1

Oram to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends tentatively back to the bowler.

51.2

Oram to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, short and dabbed to short cover.

51.3

Oram to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, left alone outside the off stump.

Match State: Drinks

51.4

Oram to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, driven to short cover.

51.5

Oram to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defended to midwicket.

51.6

Oram to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, good length delivery defended back to the bowler.

Mills replaces Vettori.

End of over 52 (maiden) Bangladesh 72/4

    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 23 (28b 3x4)
    • Mushfiqur Rahim 9 (29b 1x4)
    • JDP Oram 7-5-7-0
52.1

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, coming back into batsman, defended to midwicket.

52.2

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, short ball played to cover.

52.3

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, played firmly to point.

52.4

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, good length delivery left alone.

52.5

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, lets the ball go.

52.6

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, driven to mid-on.

Once again Bangladesh have slowed down.

End of over 53 (maiden) Bangladesh 72/4

    • Mushfiqur Rahim 9 (35b 1x4)
    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 23 (28b 3x4)
    • KD Mills 6-5-1-0
53.1

Oram to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, played to short cover.

53.2

Oram to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, shorter and Mehrab Hossain defends back to the bowler.

53.3

Oram to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, driven to mid-on.

53.4

Oram to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, short slow bouncer, ducks under it.

53.5

Oram to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, fuller on the off stump, defends back to the bowler.

53.6

Oram to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends to mid-on.

Another maiden over, the third in a row.

End of over 54 (maiden) Bangladesh 72/4

    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 23 (34b 3x4)
    • Mushfiqur Rahim 9 (35b 1x4)
    • JDP Oram 8-6-7-0
54.1

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, fuller on the leg stump, defended to midwicket.

54.2

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, slower delivery driven to mid-on.

54.3

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, FOUR, at last! Full on the legs and Rahim puts it away, flicks it down to the fence.

54.4

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, short ball and Rahim sways and through to the keeper.

54.5

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, drives full ball to mid-on.

54.6

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, inside edges onto the pads.

End of over 55 (4 runs) Bangladesh 76/4

    • Mushfiqur Rahim 13 (41b 2x4)
    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 23 (34b 3x4)
    • KD Mills 7-5-5-0
55.1

Oram to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends to mid-off.

55.2

Oram to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, turned off his pads to square leg.

55.3

Oram to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends a fuller delivery to cover.

55.4

Oram to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, plays of the face off the bat to point.

55.5

Oram to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends to midwicket.

55.6

Oram to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends to cover.

End of over 56 (maiden) Bangladesh 76/4

    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 23 (40b 3x4)
    • Mushfiqur Rahim 13 (41b 2x4)
    • JDP Oram 9-7-7-0
56.1

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, fuller on the off stump, defended to cover.

56.2

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, shorter and Rahim defends to cover off the back foot.

56.3

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defends with an angled bat to gully.

56.4

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, short and Rahim cuts firmly to point.

56.5

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defends on the back foot to the bowler.

56.6

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, 1 run, tucked away off his pads through square leg.

End of over 57 (1 run) Bangladesh 77/4

    • Mushfiqur Rahim 14 (47b 2x4)
    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 23 (40b 3x4)
    • KD Mills 8-5-6-0
57.1

Oram to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, short ball turned to square leg.

57.2

Oram to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, good length delivery driven to mid-on.

57.3

Oram to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, slower and fuller, left alone.

57.4

Oram to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, plays and misses outside the off stump.

57.5

Oram to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, goes back and defends to cover.

57.6

Oram to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, yorker dug out back to the bowler.

End of over 58 (maiden) Bangladesh 77/4

    • Mushfiqur Rahim 14 (53b 2x4)
    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 23 (40b 3x4)
    • JDP Oram 10-8-7-0
58.1

Mills to Mehrab Hossain jnr, FOUR, full delivery on off and middle, flicked nicely through midwicket to the fence.

58.2

Mills to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, left alone outsie the off stump.

58.3

Mills to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, turns it to square leg, looking for the single, sent back.

58.4

Mills to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, lets the ball go through by dropping his wrists.

58.5

Mills to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, plays and misses.

58.6

Mills to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, wide of the off stump, left alone.

Vettori is back replacing Oram.

End of over 59 (4 runs) Bangladesh 81/4

    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 27 (46b 4x4)
    • Mushfiqur Rahim 14 (53b 2x4)
    • KD Mills 9-5-10-0
59.1

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, driven firmly up to mid-on.

59.2

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defends on the track.

59.3

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, curving and straightens, lets the ball go.

59.4

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, uses his feet and drives to mid-off, oomes a long way down the wicket, looking for a run, sent back.

59.5

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defends to the onside.

59.6

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, slower and flighted, played back to the bowler.

Patel comes back replacing Mills.

End of over 60 (maiden) Bangladesh 81/4

    • Mushfiqur Rahim 14 (59b 2x4)
    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 27 (46b 4x4)
    • DL Vettori 17-8-28-2
60.1

Patel to Mehrab Hossain jnr, FOUR, down the track and hits it over extra-cover to the fence.

60.2

Patel to Mehrab Hossain jnr, FOUR, another good shot, short and wide outside the off stump, cut past backward-point.

60.3

Patel to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defended to the off side.

60.4

Patel to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends back to the bowler.

60.5

Patel to Mehrab Hossain jnr, FOUR, third boundary in the over, down the track and hits it in the air past mid-off, who dives and fails to stop the ball, races to the fence.

60.6

Patel to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defended on the track.

End of over 61 (12 runs) Bangladesh 93/4

    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 39 (52b 7x4)
    • Mushfiqur Rahim 14 (59b 2x4)
    • JS Patel 12-4-39-0
61.1

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defends to the onside.

61.2

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defended to short midwicket.

61.3

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, played firmly back to the bowler.

61.4

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, plays to backward-point.

61.5

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, drops the ball on the track.

61.6

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, FOUR, good shot, flighted delivery and Rahim uses his feet and finds the gap between extra-cover and mid-off to the fence.

End of over 62 (4 runs) Bangladesh 97/4

    • Mushfiqur Rahim 18 (65b 3x4)
    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 39 (52b 7x4)
    • DL Vettori 18-8-32-2
62.1

Patel to Mehrab Hossain jnr, 1 run, pushes in the gap to cover.

62.2

Patel to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, plays firmly down to mid-on.

62.3

Patel to Mushfiqur Rahim, 1 run, short and turning into Rahim, who turns it behind square leg.

62.4

Patel to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends to cover.

62.5

Patel to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, once again defended to cover.

62.6

Patel to Mehrab Hossain jnr, 2 runs, cuts the short ball off the back foot behind point to the deep, good save on the boundary by Redmond. Bangladesh reach 100.

Tea day 1: Bangladesh are still moving on slowly, lost three wickets but Mehrab has been very severe on the spinners, he has played positively. Do join us after the tea break at 14:30 local time (08:30 GMT).

End of over 63 (4 runs) Bangladesh 101/4

    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 42 (56b 7x4)
    • Mushfiqur Rahim 19 (67b 3x4)
    • JS Patel 13-4-43-0

Welcome back, it will be Oram to start the proceedings after tea.

63.1

Oram to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, dabs the ball down to gully.

63.2

Oram to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, fuller and wider, goes for the big drive and gets beaten.

63.3

Oram to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, good line and length, defended to cover.

63.4

Oram to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defended to the off side.

63.5

Oram to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defends to mid-off.

63.6

Oram to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, good length on middle and leg, defended to mid-on.

It will be Vettori.

End of over 64 (maiden) Bangladesh 101/4

    • Mushfiqur Rahim 19 (73b 3x4)
    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 42 (56b 7x4)
    • JDP Oram 11-9-7-0
64.1

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, uses his feet and defends back to the bowler.

64.2

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, short and quicker, played to point.

64.3

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, dabs it to the onside.

64.4

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends down in front of him.

64.5

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends back to the bowler.

64.6

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, 1 run, plays off the front foot down the ground to long on.

End of over 65 (1 run) Bangladesh 102/4

    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 43 (62b 7x4)
    • Mushfiqur Rahim 19 (73b 3x4)
    • DL Vettori 19-8-33-2
65.1

Oram to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defended to cover.

65.2

Oram to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, left alone outside the off stump as the ball moves away.

65.3

Oram to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, pushed firmly into covers.

65.4

Oram to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, dabbed to the off side.

65.5

Oram to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, bouncer, ducks under it.

65.6

Oram to Mehrab Hossain jnr, 1 run, swings into the pads, gets an inside edge behind square leg.

End of over 66 (1 run) Bangladesh 103/4

    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 44 (68b 7x4)
    • Mushfiqur Rahim 19 (73b 3x4)
    • JDP Oram 12-9-8-0
66.1

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends to cover.

66.2

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends the good length delivery to mid-off.

66.3

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, 1 run, gets a top-edge down to deep-square leg, falls short of the fielder.

66.4

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defends.

66.5

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defends on the track.

66.6

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, 1 run, uses his feet and runs with the shot to mid-on.

End of over 67 (2 runs) Bangladesh 105/4

    • Mushfiqur Rahim 20 (76b 3x4)
    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 45 (71b 7x4)
    • DL Vettori 20-8-35-2
67.1

Oram to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, short of a length delivery dabbed to cover off the back foot.

67.2

Oram to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, fulller delivery defended to cover.

67.3

Oram to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, yorker dug out.

67.4

Oram to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, another yorker, dug out to mid-on.

67.5

Oram to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, good length delivery left alone to the keeper.

67.6

Oram to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, left alone.

End of over 68 (maiden) Bangladesh 105/4

    • Mushfiqur Rahim 20 (82b 3x4)
    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 45 (71b 7x4)
    • JDP Oram 13-10-8-0
68.1

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defended to short cover.

68.2

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends to short leg.

68.3

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, 2 runs, full and wide driven theough covers.

68.4

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, 2 runs, thick outside edge past slip.

68.5

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends to midwicket.

68.6

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends to the off side.

End of over 69 (4 runs) Bangladesh 109/4

    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 49 (77b 7x4)
    • Mushfiqur Rahim 20 (82b 3x4)
    • DL Vettori 21-8-39-2
69.1

Oram to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, short of a length, defended to point.

69.2

Oram to Mushfiqur Rahim, 1 run, on the leg stump, flicked down to fine leg.

69.3

Oram to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, good length delivery keeps a bit low, comes down quickly on it.

69.4

Oram to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, fuller length delivery defended to cover.

Mehrab is batting on 49.

69.5

Oram to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, yorker dug out to midwicket.

69.6

Oram to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, low full toss played to mid-off.

End of over 70 (1 run) Bangladesh 110/4

    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 49 (81b 7x4)
    • Mushfiqur Rahim 21 (84b 3x4)
    • JDP Oram 14-10-9-0
70.1

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defends to short cover.

70.2

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, leans forward and defends.

70.3

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, 1 run, dabs behind point and takes a quick single, shy at the bowlers end and hits. Harper goes to the tv umpire, the verdict is not out as the batsma is well in.

70.4

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends to cover.

70.5

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, worked to midwicket.

70.6

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, 1 run, flighted delivery, uses his feet and drives down the ground to long on to bring up his 50.

End of over 71 (2 runs) Bangladesh 112/4

    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 50 (84b 7x4)
    • Mushfiqur Rahim 22 (87b 3x4)
    • DL Vettori 22-8-41-2
71.1

Oram to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, well up and keeps low, defends to mid-on.

The news on the other side of the fence, SR Tendulkar becomes the highest run-getter in Test matches.

71.2

Oram to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends to cover.

71.3

Oram to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends again to the straighter of the second short cover.

71.4

Oram to Mehrab Hossain jnr, 1 leg bye, off the pad as he tries to glance.

71.5

Oram to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, slower delivery played to mid-off.

71.6

Oram to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, yorker dug out to cover.

End of over 72 (1 run, maiden) Bangladesh 113/4

    • Mushfiqur Rahim 22 (89b 3x4)
    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 50 (88b 7x4)
    • JDP Oram 15-11-9-0
72.1

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends down the track to the bowler.

72.2

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, sweeps hard into the man under the helmet.

72.3

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, attempted sweep, gets a top-edge and half chance for the keeper is put down.

72.4

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, left alone.

72.5

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run

72.6

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends down in front of him.

Change of bowling, Patel replaces Oram.

End of over 73 (maiden) Bangladesh 113/4

    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 50 (94b 7x4)
    • Mushfiqur Rahim 22 (89b 3x4)
    • DL Vettori 23-9-41-2
73.1

Patel to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defends on the front foot to the bowler.

73.2

Patel to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defends off the backfoot.

73.3

Patel to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, uses his feet and defends.

73.4

Patel to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, spins in, defends.

73.5

Patel to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defends off the back foot.

73.6

Patel to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, tossed up wide, cut off the back foot to backward-point.

End of over 74 (maiden) Bangladesh 113/4

    • Mushfiqur Rahim 22 (95b 3x4)
    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 50 (94b 7x4)
    • JS Patel 14-5-43-0
74.1

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends.

74.2

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends to cover.

74.3

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, 2 runs, wider and hit behind point.

74.4

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends back to the bowler.

74.5

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, 1 run, uses his feet and hits down the ground to long on.

74.6

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, goes back and defends.

End of over 75 (3 runs) Bangladesh 116/4

    • Mushfiqur Rahim 22 (96b 3x4)
    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 53 (99b 7x4)
    • DL Vettori 24-9-44-2
75.1

Patel to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, squirts off bat and pad to point.

75.2

Patel to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends.

75.3

Patel to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, down the track and hits firmly to mid-on.

75.4

Patel to Mehrab Hossain jnr, FOUR, down the leg side, paddles it fine to the fence.

75.5

Patel to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, dabs to point.

75.6

Patel to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, tries to paddle again but gets hit on the pad.

End of over 76 (4 runs) Bangladesh 120/4

    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 57 (105b 8x4)
    • Mushfiqur Rahim 22 (96b 3x4)
    • JS Patel 15-5-47-0
76.1

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, turned to the onside.

76.2

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defends to the onside.

76.3

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, 4 byes, spins out of the rough and beats McCullum down the leg side.

76.4

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, 1 run, uses his feet and hits into the deep.

76.5

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends.

76.6

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, spins in from off, defended.

End of over 77 (5 runs) Bangladesh 125/4

    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 57 (107b 8x4)
    • Mushfiqur Rahim 23 (100b 3x4)
    • DL Vettori 25-9-45-2
77.1

Patel to Mushfiqur Rahim, SIX, out of the blue, down on one knee and slog sweeps over wide long on for maximum.

77.2

Patel to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, played firmly to cover.

77.3

Patel to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defended back to the bowler.

77.4

Patel to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defended to point.

77.5

Patel to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defends down to mid-on.

77.6

Patel to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, drops the ball onto the pitch.

End of over 78 (6 runs) Bangladesh 131/4

    • Mushfiqur Rahim 29 (106b 3x4 1x6)
    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 57 (107b 8x4)
    • JS Patel 16-5-53-0
78.1

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, played to cover.

78.2

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, uses his feet and defends to mid-off.

78.3

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, uses his feet once again and plays to mid-on.

78.4

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, tries to cut and misses.

78.5

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends to cover.

78.6

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, 1 run, swept to deep-square leg.

Ryder comes back replacing Patel.

End of over 79 (1 run) Bangladesh 132/4

    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 58 (113b 8x4)
    • Mushfiqur Rahim 29 (106b 3x4 1x6)
    • DL Vettori 26-9-46-2
79.1

Ryder to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, driven firmly to short cover.

79.2

Ryder to Mehrab Hossain jnr, 2 runs, wider and driven square through point.

79.3

Ryder to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, plays with a straight bat up to mid-off.

79.4

Ryder to Mehrab Hossain jnr, 1 run, full on the legs, turned down to fine leg.

79.5

Ryder to Mushfiqur Rahim, 2 runs, short drifting on the legs, turned through square leg and well chased down by O'Brien to save the boundary.

79.6

Ryder to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, drives to mid-off.

Mills is back and he will take the second new ball.

End of over 80 (5 runs) Bangladesh 137/4

    • Mushfiqur Rahim 31 (108b 3x4 1x6)
    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 61 (117b 8x4)
    • JD Ryder 3-1-10-0
80.1

Mills to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, short and left alone to the keeper.

80.2

Mills to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, down the leg side and through to the keeper.

80.3

Mills to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, lets the ball go.

80.4

Mills to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, fuller and played to cover.

80.5

Mills to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, outside edge along the ground to gully.

80.6

Mills to Mehrab Hossain jnr, 1 run, flicks off his pads down to fine leg.

Match State: Drinks O'Brien to share the second new ball.

End of over 81 (1 run) Bangladesh 138/4

    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 62 (123b 8x4)
    • Mushfiqur Rahim 31 (108b 3x4 1x6)
    • KD Mills 10-5-11-0
81.1

O'Brien to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, swings down the leg side.

81.2

O'Brien to Mehrab Hossain jnr, 1 run, on the leg stump, turned to fine leg.

81.3

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, full and wide, an expansive drive straight to cover-point.

81.4

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defends.

81.5

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, left alone.

81.6

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, swings in and played up to mid-off.

End of over 82 (1 run) Bangladesh 139/4

    • Mushfiqur Rahim 31 (112b 3x4 1x6)
    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 63 (125b 8x4)
    • IE O'Brien 12-8-5-2
82.1

Mills to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, short of a length delivery, drops his hands as he lets the ball go through.

82.2

Mills to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, mistimes the cut to gully.

82.3

Mills to Mehrab Hossain jnr, 2 runs, short ball and punches through covers.

82.4

Mills to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, fuller delivery played to mid-off.

82.5

Mills to Mehrab Hossain jnr, 1 run, swings into the pads, played through square leg.

82.6

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, inside edges to midwicket.

End of over 83 (3 runs) Bangladesh 142/4

    • Mushfiqur Rahim 31 (113b 3x4 1x6)
    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 66 (130b 8x4)
    • KD Mills 11-5-14-0
83.1

O'Brien to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, looks to swing it to the onside but bottom edges onto the pads.

83.2

O'Brien to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, digs in a short one and Mehrab sways from the line of the delivery.

83.3

O'Brien to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, down the leg side, plays and misses.

83.4

O'Brien to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, good ball climbs up on the batsman, lets the ball go.

83.5

O'Brien to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends to cover.

83.6

O'Brien to Mehrab Hossain jnr, 1 run, wide of the crease and played down to fine leg.

End of over 84 (1 run) Bangladesh 143/4

    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 67 (136b 8x4)
    • Mushfiqur Rahim 31 (113b 3x4 1x6)
    • IE O'Brien 13-8-6-2
84.1

Mills to Mehrab Hossain jnr, 1 run, plays with soft hands off the back foot to covers and takes off for a quick single.

84.2

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defends on the front foot to cover.

84.3

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, 2 runs, strays on to the pads, turned wide of fine leg.

84.4

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, inside edge square of the wicket on the onside.

84.5

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, plays to mid-off on the front foot.

84.6

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, FOUR, wide and a classic cover drive along the ground to the fence, brings up the 150 for Bangladesh.

End of over 85 (7 runs) Bangladesh 150/4

    • Mushfiqur Rahim 37 (118b 4x4 1x6)
    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 68 (137b 8x4)
    • KD Mills 12-5-21-0
85.1

O'Brien to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, mistimes the drive.

85.2

O'Brien to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, driving and gets the outside edge, falling short of Ryder at gully.

85.3

O'Brien to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, good length delivery defended to mid-on.

85.4

O'Brien to Mehrab Hossain jnr, FOUR, good shot, short delivery and Mehrab Hossain upper cuts over the slips to thirdman fence.

85.5

O'Brien to Mehrab Hossain jnr, 2 runs, full on the pads, flicked through square leg.

85.6

O'Brien to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, lets the ball go.

End of over 86 (6 runs) Bangladesh 156/4

    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 74 (143b 9x4)
    • Mushfiqur Rahim 37 (118b 4x4 1x6)
    • IE O'Brien 14-8-12-2
86.1

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defends back to the bowler.

86.2

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, once again defended down the track.

86.3

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, short of a length delivery defended to the onside.

86.4

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defended to cover.

86.5

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, left alone outside the off stump.

86.6

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defended back to the bowler.

End of over 87 (maiden) Bangladesh 156/4

    • Mushfiqur Rahim 37 (124b 4x4 1x6)
    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 74 (143b 9x4)
    • KD Mills 13-6-21-0
87.1

O'Brien to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defended.

87.2

O'Brien to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, ducks under the bouncer.

87.3

O'Brien to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, wide of the off stump, left alone.

87.4

O'Brien to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, played off the front foot to mid-off.

87.5

O'Brien to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, short of a length delivery defended back to the bowler.

87.6

O'Brien to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, cuts to gully and well fielded by Ryder diving to his left.

End of over 88 (maiden) Bangladesh 156/4

    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 74 (149b 9x4)
    • Mushfiqur Rahim 37 (124b 4x4 1x6)
    • IE O'Brien 15-9-12-2
88.1

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, sways from the line of the delivery, a good bouncer.

88.2

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, looking to work it through the onside but the balls drops onto the pitch.

88.3

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, plays off the face off the bat and on the bounce to second slip.

88.4

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, FOUR, looking to pull his bat away but the ball takes the face of the bat and to thirdman fence.

88.5

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, lets the ball go through to McCullum.

88.6

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, left alone.

End of over 89 (4 runs) Bangladesh 160/4

    • Mushfiqur Rahim 41 (130b 5x4 1x6)
    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 74 (149b 9x4)
    • KD Mills 14-6-25-0
89.1

O'Brien to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, tries to cut the short ball but bottom edges into the track.

89.2

O'Brien to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, short rising delivery and Mehrab sways from the line of the delivery.

89.3

O'Brien to Mehrab Hossain jnr, 1 run, on the pads and flicked down to fine leg.

89.4

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, FOUR, outside edge wide of second slip and down to thirdman fence.

89.5

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, lets the ball go through to McCullum.

89.6

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, left alone.

90 overs have been bowled for the day but there is still time. Vettori replaces Mills.

End of over 90 (5 runs) Bangladesh 165/4

    • Mushfiqur Rahim 45 (133b 6x4 1x6)
    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 75 (152b 9x4)
    • IE O'Brien 16-9-17-2
90.1

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, uses his feet and smothers the spin.

90.2

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends down to the bowler.

90.3

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends.

90.4

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends back to the bowler.

90.5

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, FOUR, uses his feet and hits it in the air between the bowler and mid-on to the fence, good strike.

90.6

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends.

End of over 91 (4 runs) Bangladesh 169/4

    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 79 (158b 10x4)
    • Mushfiqur Rahim 45 (133b 6x4 1x6)
    • DL Vettori 27-9-50-2
91.1

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defends past the bowler to mid-off.

91.2

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, FOUR, good shot, drives in the air through covers to the fence. This now is the best 5th wicket partnership for Bangladesh in Tests beating the previous best of 126 between Aminul Islam and Ashraful against Sri Lanka in 2001.

91.3

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defends on the back foot.

91.4

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, angled in and moves away, left alone.

91.5

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, FOUR, full and straight, driven past the stumps and down the ground, brings up the 50 for Mushfiqur Rahim, well played.

91.6

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, left alone outside the off stump.

End of over 92 (8 runs) Bangladesh 177/4

    • Mushfiqur Rahim 53 (139b 8x4 1x6)
    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 79 (158b 10x4)
    • IE O'Brien 17-9-25-2
92.1

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, flighted delivery played back down the track.

92.2

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, moves across his stumps and defends back to the bowler.

92.3

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends on the track.

92.4

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, full and played back to the bowler.

92.5

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, tries to sweep and gets hit on the pad, bowler appeals, turned down.

92.6

Vettori to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, shorter and flatter, left alone.

Patel comes back to bowl the final over of the day.

End of over 93 (maiden) Bangladesh 177/4

    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 79 (164b 10x4)
    • Mushfiqur Rahim 53 (139b 8x4 1x6)
    • DL Vettori 28-10-50-2
93.1

Patel to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, spins in and keeps low.

93.2

Patel to Mushfiqur Rahim, 2 runs, flighted delivery hit through midwicket.

93.3

Patel to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defends.

93.4

Patel to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, turns it off his pads to leg gully.

93.5

Patel to Mushfiqur Rahim, FOUR, full and outside the off stump, drives it square through cover-point.

93.6

Patel to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defends the final ball of the day.

Stumps day 1: Bangladesh have done well after the loss of four wickets, Mehrab Hossain and Mushfiqur Rahim have played very well and they are currently involved in an unbeaten partnership of 139 runs for the 5th wicket, which is the best for Bangladesh beating the previous best of 126 between Aminul Islam and Ashraful against Sri Lanka in 2001.

Thanks for being with us, it has been a pleasure bringing you the live commentary, this is Binoy George along with Bill Andersson signing off. Do join us tomorrow for the live coverage on day 2.

End of over 94 (6 runs) Bangladesh 183/4

    • Mushfiqur Rahim 59 (145b 9x4 1x6)
    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 79 (164b 10x4)
    • JS Patel 17-5-59-0

Good morning and welcome to live coverage on day 2. Bangladesh will be looking to build on their score and will be looking forward to a good scoring rate today. It will be Mills to bowl first up.

94.1

Mills to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, loosener outside the off stump, left alone.

94.2

Mills to Mehrab Hossain jnr, FOUR, short and wide and the first boundary of the morning, guided past gully to thirdman fence.

94.3

Mills to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, on the stumps, defended along the track.

94.4

Mills to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, full length delivery driven to cover.

94.5

Mills to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, attempted yorker played to mid-off.

94.6

Mills to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, short on the stumps, played to cover.

End of over 95 (4 runs) Bangladesh 187/4

    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 83 (170b 11x4)
    • Mushfiqur Rahim 59 (145b 9x4 1x6)
    • KD Mills 15-6-29-0
95.1

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, short on the off stump, defended to cover.

95.2

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defends full ball to midwicket.

95.3

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, good length delivery just outside the off stump, left alone.

95.4

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, full on the stumps, defended to cover.

95.5

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, a little wider and driven to cover on the front foot.

95.6

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, short of a length delivery, played with an angled bat to gully.

End of over 96 (maiden) Bangladesh 187/4

    • Mushfiqur Rahim 59 (151b 9x4 1x6)
    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 83 (170b 11x4)
    • IE O'Brien 18-10-25-2
96.1

Mills to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, swings in and Mehrab comes forward and plays to cover.

96.2

Mills to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends to mid-off.

96.3

Mills to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, walks across the stumps and pushes to cover.

96.4

Mills to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, defends back to bowler.

96.5

Mills to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, short ball and Mehrab pulls and on the bounce to mid-on.

96.6

Mills to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, fuller this time but wider and left alone.

End of over 97 (maiden) Bangladesh 187/4

    • Mehrab Hossain jnr 83 (176b 11x4)
    • Mushfiqur Rahim 59 (151b 9x4 1x6)
    • KD Mills 16-7-29-0
97.1

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, beaten by a good length delivery on the off stump that angles in and then seams away.

97.2

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, good length delivery on the off stump, defended to gully.

97.3

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, 1 run, plays down the track to mid-on and calls for a quick single, shy at the stumps misses.

97.4

O'Brien to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, short on the off stump, left alone.

97.5

O'Brien to Mehrab Hossain jnr, no run, fuller and once again lets the ball go.

97.6

O'Brien to Mehrab Hossain jnr, OUT, caught! Slower delivery and Mehrab drives in the air straight to Redmond at short cover.

Mehrab Hossain jnr c Redmond b O'Brien 83 (222m 179b 11x4 0x6) SR: 46.36

Naeem is the new batsman

End of over 98 (1 run) Bangladesh 188/5

    • Mushfiqur Rahim 60 (154b 9x4 1x6)
    • IE O'Brien 19-10-26-3
98.1

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defends to the off side.

98.2

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, FOUR, looks to play to the onside and gets a leading edge down to thirdman fence.

98.3

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defends on the front foot to cover.

98.4

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, shoulders arms to a delivery outside the off stump and through to the keeper.

98.5

Mills to Mushfiqur Rahim, 1 run, pitched on middle and leg, worked in the gap at midwicket.

98.6

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

End of over 99 (5 runs) Bangladesh 193/5

    • Naeem Islam 0 (1b)
    • Mushfiqur Rahim 65 (159b 10x4 1x6)
    • KD Mills 17-7-34-0
99.1

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, short on the off stump, plays with an angled bat to gully.

99.2

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, on the back foot and defends down the track.

99.3

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, short again and Rahim drops the ball on the track.

99.4

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, good slower delivery, deceives the batsman, hit in the air and falls short of midwicket.

99.5

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defended back to the bowler.

99.6

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, slower delivery driven to mid-off.

End of over 100 (maiden) Bangladesh 193/5

    • Mushfiqur Rahim 65 (165b 10x4 1x6)
    • Naeem Islam 0 (1b)
    • IE O'Brien 20-11-26-3
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