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

Welcome back for the post-lunch session, it will be Redmond and How to open the batting. Mortaza will be bowling to Redmond.

0.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Redmond, no run, short of a length delivery, left alone.

0.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Redmond, no run, back of a length delivery and this time Redmond defends to mid-on.

0.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Redmond, no run, pitched up delivery swinging away, left alone.

0.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Redmond, no run, short of a length delivery and Redmond gets behind it and defends to cover.

0.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Redmond, no run, keeps low outside the off stump, left alone.

0.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Redmond, no run, better length and good line, left alone.

Shahadat to share the attack.

End of over 1 (maiden) New Zealand 0/0
AJ Redmond    0* (6b)      Mashrafe Mortaza    1-1-0-0
JM How    0* (0b)     

1.1

Shahadat Hossain to How, 1 run, first run for New Zealand, moves in slightly from outside the off stump, thickish edge to cover.

1.2

Shahadat Hossain to Redmond, no run, short on the middle worked to midwicket.

1.3

Shahadat Hossain to Redmond, no run, taken on the pad, looking to work it through the onside.

1.4

Shahadat Hossain to Redmond, no run, good length delivery defended to mid-on.

1.5

Shahadat Hossain to Redmond, 2 leg byes, looking to work the ball off his legs, takes the pad and goes fine.

1.6

Shahadat Hossain to Redmond, 2 runs, drifts onto the pads, plays through square leg.

End of over 2 (5 runs) New Zealand 5/0
AJ Redmond    2* (11b)      Shahadat Hossain    1-0-3-0
JM How    1* (1b)     

2.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to How, 1 run, pushed in the gap at cover and calls for a quick single.

2.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Redmond, no run, drives off the front foot to mid-off.

2.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Redmond, 2 runs, punches off the back foot through covers.

2.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Redmond, no run, left alone.

2.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Redmond, no run, slower delivery coming in, left alone and the ball dies on the way to the keeper.

2.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Redmond, no run, angled in and played to midwicket.

End of over 3 (3 runs) New Zealand 8/0
AJ Redmond    4* (16b)      Mashrafe Mortaza    2-1-3-0
JM How    2* (2b)     

3.1

Shahadat Hossain to How, 2 runs, short and How mistimes the pull through midwicket.

3.2

Shahadat Hossain to How, no run, angled in and hit on the pad, loud appeal turned down as it was missing leg.

3.3

Shahadat Hossain to How, no run, good length delivery, left alone.

Shahadat is a real grunter when he delivers the ball.

3.4

Shahadat Hossain to How, no run, plays and misses at a good length delivery that keeps low.

3.5

Shahadat Hossain to How, FOUR, drifts down the leg side and How helps it through backward square leg.

3.6

Shahadat Hossain to How, FOUR, another boundary, this time Shahadat pitches short and How pulls easily through square leg as the ball nicely sat up.

End of over 4 (10 runs) New Zealand 18/0
JM How    12* (8b 2x4)      Shahadat Hossain    2-0-13-0
AJ Redmond    4* (16b)     

4.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Redmond, no run, good length delivery on the stumps, defended to mid-on.

4.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Redmond, no run, comes forward with bat and pad close together, stifled appeal from the fieldsmen.

4.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Redmond, no run, good line and length played to mid-off.

4.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Redmond, no run, plays back to the bowler.

4.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Redmond, no run, leaves the good length delivery outside the off stump.

4.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Redmond, no run, angles in from off and played to mid-on.

End of over 5 (maiden) New Zealand 18/0
AJ Redmond    4* (22b)      Mashrafe Mortaza    3-2-3-0
JM How    12* (8b 2x4)     

5.1

Shahadat Hossain to How, no run, nearly chops a wider ball down on to the stumps.

5.2

Shahadat Hossain to How, no run, left alone.

5.3

Shahadat Hossain to How, 1 run, drifts into the pads, flicked down to fine leg.

5.4

Shahadat Hossain to Redmond, 1 run, goes back and plays slowly in the gap at midwicket.

5.5

Shahadat Hossain to How, no run, attempted yorker dug out to cover.

5.6

Shahadat Hossain to How, no run, pulls from outside the off stump, mistimes to midwicket.

End of over 6 (2 runs) New Zealand 20/0
JM How    13* (13b 2x4)      Shahadat Hossain    3-0-15-0
AJ Redmond    5* (23b)     

6.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Redmond, no run, lets the ball go, that was close to the off stump...wow that was close.

6.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Redmond, no run, defends to the man short on the leg side.

6.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Redmond, no run, drives to the onside and well fielded by the man close at short midwicket.

6.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Redmond, no run, drives firmly up to mid-off.

6.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Redmond, no run, short and wide outside the off stump, left alone.

6.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Redmond, no run, defends to the man at short midwicket.

End of over 7 (maiden) New Zealand 20/0
AJ Redmond    5* (29b)      Mashrafe Mortaza    4-3-3-0
JM How    13* (13b 2x4)     

7.1

Shahadat Hossain to How, no run, defends off the back foot to cover.

7.2

Shahadat Hossain to How, no run, angles in and hits the pad, loud confident appeal turned down, was going down leg.

7.3

Shahadat Hossain to How, no run, on the front foot, defends to cover.

7.4

Shahadat Hossain to How, no run, works to midwicket.

7.5

Shahadat Hossain to How, 1 run, inside edges past the off stump and down to fine leg.

7.6

Shahadat Hossain to Redmond, no run, goes on the the back foot and plays to mid-off.

End of over 8 (1 run) New Zealand 21/0
AJ Redmond    5* (30b)      Shahadat Hossain    4-0-16-0
JM How    14* (18b 2x4)     

8.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to How, no run, on the front foot, plays to mid-on.

8.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to How, no run, drifting on the legs, played to mid-on.

8.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to How, no run, played to short midwicket.

8.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to How, 1 run, short and tries to pull, gets the bottom edge down to fine leg.

8.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Redmond, no run, full delivery played from the crease to midwicket.

8.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Redmond, no run, played back down the track.

End of over 9 (1 run) New Zealand 22/0
AJ Redmond    5* (32b)      Mashrafe Mortaza    5-3-4-0
JM How    15* (22b 2x4)     

9.1

Shahadat Hossain to How, no run, defends a full ball on the front foot back to the bowler.

9.2

Shahadat Hossain to How, no run, played to mid-on.

9.3

Shahadat Hossain to How, 1 run, full on the legs and worked behind square leg, well fielded half way to the boundary.

9.4

Shahadat Hossain to Redmond, no run, left alone.

9.5

Shahadat Hossain to Redmond, no run, yorker dug out to mid-on.

9.6

Shahadat Hossain to Redmond, no run, short outside the off stump, left alone.

End of over 10 (1 run) New Zealand 23/0
AJ Redmond    5* (35b)      Shahadat Hossain    5-0-17-0
JM How    16* (25b 2x4)     

10.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to How, no run, played to mid-off.

10.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to How, no run, comes forward and lets the ball go.

10.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to How, no run, comes forward and pushes to mid-off.

10.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to How, no run, once again pushes to mid-off.

10.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to How, no run, shorter, stands up and plays to mid-off.

10.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to How, no run, pushes to mid-off.

End of over 11 (maiden) New Zealand 23/0
JM How    16* (31b 2x4)      Mashrafe Mortaza    6-4-4-0
AJ Redmond    5* (35b)     

11.1

Shahadat Hossain to Redmond, no run, drifts in and Redmond plays to midwicket.

11.2

Shahadat Hossain to Redmond, no run, pushes forward and gets hit on the pad, loud appeal turned down as it strikes outside the line of the off stump.

11.3

Shahadat Hossain to Redmond, no run, shorter, goes back and plays to cover.

11.4

Shahadat Hossain to Redmond, 2 runs, drifts into middle and leg, played straight between the bowler and mid-on.

11.5

Shahadat Hossain to Redmond, no run, this time plays to mid-on.

11.6

Shahadat Hossain to Redmond, no run, left alone.

Match State: Drinks First change in the bowling, Shakib replaces Mortaza.

End of over 12 (2 runs) New Zealand 25/0
AJ Redmond    7* (41b)      Shahadat Hossain    6-0-19-0
JM How    16* (31b 2x4)     

12.1

Shakib Al Hasan to How, no run, defends the full ball.

12.2

Shakib Al Hasan to How, no run, defends to the off side.

12.3

Shakib Al Hasan to How, no run, shorter, left alone.

12.4

Shakib Al Hasan to How, no run, inside edge to the onside.

12.5

Shakib Al Hasan to How, no run, full ball played to the man under the helmet on the off.

12.6

Shakib Al Hasan to How, no run, drifts onto the pads.

Double change, Razzak comes to bowl.

End of over 13 (maiden) New Zealand 25/0
JM How    16* (37b 2x4)      Shakib Al Hasan    1-1-0-0
AJ Redmond    7* (41b)     

13.1

Abdur Razzak to Redmond, 1 run, turns to deep-backward square leg.

13.2

Abdur Razzak to How, no run, played to mid-on.

13.3

Abdur Razzak to How, no run, played back to the bowler.

13.4

Abdur Razzak to How, no run, plays to mid-on.

13.5

Abdur Razzak to How, no run, looks to sweep, gets hit on the pad, loud appeal turned down as it pitched outside the leg stump.

13.6

Abdur Razzak to How, no run, defends.

End of over 14 (1 run) New Zealand 26/0
JM How    16* (42b 2x4)      Abdur Razzak    1-0-1-0
AJ Redmond    8* (42b)     

14.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Redmond, 1 run, drifts down the leg side, turned to deep-backward square leg.

14.2

Shakib Al Hasan to How, no run, goes back and plays to the bowler.

14.3

Shakib Al Hasan to How, no run, plays to midwicket.

14.4

Shakib Al Hasan to How, no run, flighted delivery, comes forward and plays to cover.

14.5

Shakib Al Hasan to How, OUT, caught! Going down the leg side, looking to turn it around and gets a leading edge and he is caught by Rajin at silly-point.

JM How c Rajin Saleh b Shakib Al Hasan 16 (74m 46b 2x4 0x6) SR: 34.78

Ryder is the new batsman.

14.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Ryder, no run, spins sharply down the leg side.

End of over 15 (1 run) New Zealand 27/1
JD Ryder    0* (1b)      Shakib Al Hasan    2-1-1-1
AJ Redmond    9* (43b)     

15.1

Abdur Razzak to Redmond, no run, comes forward and plays back to the bowler.

15.2

Abdur Razzak to Redmond, 1 run, goes back and edges the ball to backward-point.

15.3

Abdur Razzak to Ryder, no run, floated up, plays to cover.

15.4

Abdur Razzak to Ryder, no run, short, goes back and plays to mid-on.

15.5

Abdur Razzak to Ryder, 1 run, spins down the leg, goes back and works to deep-square leg.

15.6

Abdur Razzak to Redmond, no run, plays to point.

End of over 16 (2 runs) New Zealand 29/1
AJ Redmond    10* (46b)      Abdur Razzak    2-0-3-0
JD Ryder    1* (4b)     

16.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Ryder, OUT, another wicket goes down, Shakib gets his second, caught! Pushes forward and gets an inside edge, the ball pops up to Rajin Saleh at short leg.

JD Ryder c Rajin Saleh b Shakib Al Hasan 1 (7m 5b 0x4 0x6) SR: 20.00

Taylor is the new batsman.

16.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Taylor, no run, defends.

16.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Taylor, no run, pushes to cover.

16.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Taylor, 1 run, drifts into the pads, turned to square leg.

16.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Redmond, no run, spins away, plays and misses.

16.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Redmond, no run, shorter, plays forward and defends.

End of over 17 (1 run) New Zealand 30/2
AJ Redmond    10* (48b)      Shakib Al Hasan    3-1-2-2
LRPL Taylor    1* (3b)     

17.1

Abdur Razzak to Taylor, no run, plays forward to mid-on.

17.2

Abdur Razzak to Taylor, no run, plays back to the bowler.

17.3

Abdur Razzak to Taylor, no run, keeps low outside the off stump, was not a good leave.

17.4

Abdur Razzak to Taylor, no run, drives firmly to mid-off.

17.5

Abdur Razzak to Taylor, FOUR, short ball and Taylor goes back and hammers it past backward-point.

17.6

Abdur Razzak to Taylor, no run, fuller and plays to mid-on.

End of over 18 (4 runs) New Zealand 34/2
LRPL Taylor    5* (9b 1x4)      Abdur Razzak    3-0-7-0
AJ Redmond    10* (48b)     

18.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Redmond, 1 run, drifts down leg, turned to deep-backward square leg.

18.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Taylor, no run, plays back to the bowler.

18.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Taylor, no run, worked to the onside.

18.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Taylor, no run, pushes forward and gets beaten.

18.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Taylor, no run, plays to cover.

18.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Taylor, 2 runs, down the leg side and turned fine.

Shakib is getting good drift and turn.

End of over 19 (3 runs) New Zealand 37/2
LRPL Taylor    7* (14b 1x4)      Shakib Al Hasan    4-1-5-2
AJ Redmond    11* (49b)     

19.1

Abdur Razzak to Redmond, no run, on the leg stump, played to mid-on.

19.2

Abdur Razzak to Redmond, no run, plays to the bowler.

19.3

Abdur Razzak to Redmond, no run, spins away, left alone.

19.4

Abdur Razzak to Redmond, FOUR, short and wide, Redmond goes back and cuts through point.

19.5

Abdur Razzak to Redmond, no run, short again, goes back and defends.

19.6

Abdur Razzak to Redmond, no run, plays to midwicket.

End of over 20 (4 runs) New Zealand 41/2
AJ Redmond    15* (55b 1x4)      Abdur Razzak    4-0-11-0
LRPL Taylor    7* (14b 1x4)     

20.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Taylor, no run, comes forward and plays to mid-on.

20.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Taylor, no run, spins away to beat the bat.

20.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Taylor, no run, defends.

20.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Taylor, no run, defends once again.

20.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Taylor, FOUR, comes down the track and plays inside out over extra cover to the fence.

20.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Taylor, 1 run, dabs it to backward-point for a single.

End of over 21 (5 runs) New Zealand 46/2
LRPL Taylor    12* (20b 2x4)      Shakib Al Hasan    5-1-10-2
AJ Redmond    15* (55b 1x4)     

21.1

Abdur Razzak to Taylor, no run, plays back to the bowler.

21.2

Abdur Razzak to Taylor, OUT, Leg before wicket! Pushes forward and gets hit on the pad, a loud appeal and given by umpire Harper.

LRPL Taylor lbw b Abdur Razzak 12 (19m 22b 2x4 0x6) SR: 54.54

Taylor may have been unlucky as he might have got an inside edge. McCullum is the new batsman.

21.3

Abdur Razzak to McCullum, no run, plays back to the bowler.

21.4

Abdur Razzak to McCullum, no run, goes back and gets beaten.

21.5

Abdur Razzak to McCullum, no run, goes back once again, gets a leading edge to the off side.

21.6

Abdur Razzak to McCullum, no run, goes forward and plays back along the pitch.

Game taking a similar pattern to the Bangladesh innings.

End of over 22 (wicket maiden) New Zealand 46/3
BB McCullum    0* (4b)      Abdur Razzak    5-1-11-1
AJ Redmond    15* (55b 1x4)     

22.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Redmond, no run

22.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Redmond, no run

22.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Redmond, no run, plays to midwicket.

22.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Redmond, no run, comes forward and plays to midwicket.

22.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Redmond, no run, forward and plays to the bowler.

22.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Redmond, no run, defends down the track.

End of over 23 (maiden) New Zealand 46/3
AJ Redmond    15* (61b 1x4)      Shakib Al Hasan    6-2-10-2
BB McCullum    0* (4b)     

23.1

Abdur Razzak to McCullum, no run, plays to short cover.

23.2

Abdur Razzak to McCullum, no run, plays to the off side.

23.3

Abdur Razzak to McCullum, 1 run, goes back to the short delivery and cuts to backward-point.

23.4

Abdur Razzak to Redmond, no run, moves back and cuts to point.

23.5

Abdur Razzak to Redmond, no run, defends.

23.6

Abdur Razzak to Redmond, FOUR, goes back and late cuts down to thirdman fence.

End of over 24 (5 runs) New Zealand 51/3
AJ Redmond    19* (64b 2x4)      Abdur Razzak    6-1-16-1
BB McCullum    1* (7b)     

24.1

Shakib Al Hasan to McCullum, 1 run

24.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Redmond, OUT, lbw! Another wicket goes down, Shakib gets his third, on the middle and leg and hits the pad, loud appeal and given.

AJ Redmond lbw b Shakib Al Hasan 19 (112m 65b 2x4 0x6) SR: 29.23

Flynn is the new batsman.

24.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Flynn, no run, forward and that kept low, lucky to get bat on it.

24.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Flynn, no run, comes forward and defends.

24.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Flynn, no run, turns the spinning ball to square leg.

24.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Flynn, no run, defends.

End of over 25 (1 run) New Zealand 52/4
DR Flynn    0* (4b)      Shakib Al Hasan    7-2-11-3
BB McCullum    2* (8b)     

25.1

Abdur Razzak to McCullum, no run, comes forward and hit on the pad, another appeal, turned down.

25.2

Abdur Razzak to McCullum, 1 run, short and cuts hard to the sweeper on the off side.

25.3

Abdur Razzak to Flynn, 4 byes, left alone, spins and beats the keeper.

25.4

Abdur Razzak to Flynn, no run, left alone.

25.5

Abdur Razzak to Flynn, no run, plays back to the bowler.

25.6

Abdur Razzak to Flynn, no run, plays to cover.

Tea day 2: New Zealand's innings is following a similar pattern to the Bangladesh innings. They are currently struggling at 57 for 4 as Shakib rattles the top-order. Do join us after the break at 14:30 local time (08:30 GMT).

Adbul choudhury: "Bangladesh on fire with the two left arm spinners,economical and wicket taking. Can't ask for more."

End of over 26 (5 runs) New Zealand 57/4
DR Flynn    0* (8b)      Abdur Razzak    7-1-17-1
BB McCullum    3* (10b)     

Welcome back for the post-tea session.

26.1

Shakib Al Hasan to McCullum, no run, plays forward to point.

26.2

Shakib Al Hasan to McCullum, no run, goes back and plays to the bowler.

26.3

Shakib Al Hasan to McCullum, 1 run, plays wide of mid-off and calls for a single.

26.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Flynn, no run, spins in and plays to point.

26.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Flynn, no run, plays to cover.

26.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Flynn, no run, short and wide, cut hard but well stopped at point, saved a certain boundary.

End of over 27 (1 run) New Zealand 58/4
DR Flynn    0* (11b)      Shakib Al Hasan    8-2-12-3
BB McCullum    4* (13b)     

27.1

Abdur Razzak to McCullum, no run, plays in the air towards mid-on.

27.2

Abdur Razzak to McCullum, no run, goes back and plays to cover.

27.3

Abdur Razzak to McCullum, no run, defnds on the front foot.

27.4

Abdur Razzak to McCullum, FOUR, short and wide, smashed past point to the fence.

27.5

Abdur Razzak to McCullum, no run, short on the stumps, played to mid-on.

27.6

Abdur Razzak to McCullum, FOUR, short again, goes back and strokes through covers to the fence.

End of over 28 (8 runs) New Zealand 66/4
BB McCullum    12* (19b 2x4)      Abdur Razzak    8-1-25-1
DR Flynn    0* (11b)     

28.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Flynn, no run, off the pad to short leg, appeal for a catch turned down.

28.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Flynn, no run

28.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Flynn, no run, inside edge past short leg.

28.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Flynn, no run

28.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Flynn, no run, goes back and plays to the bowler.

28.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Flynn, no run, floated on the legs, turned to square leg.

End of over 29 (maiden) New Zealand 66/4
DR Flynn    0* (17b)      Shakib Al Hasan    9-3-12-3
BB McCullum    12* (19b 2x4)     

29.1

Abdur Razzak to McCullum, no run, short ball, goes back and tries to cut, misses.

29.2

Abdur Razzak to McCullum, 1 run, goes back and plays forward of point and calls for a single.

29.3

Abdur Razzak to Flynn, no run, wider, left alone.

29.4

Abdur Razzak to Flynn, FOUR, short and goes back to cut through point to the fence, good shot.

29.5

Abdur Razzak to Flynn, 1 run, floated up and Flynn glides the ball to backward-point and calls for a quick single.

29.6

Abdur Razzak to McCullum, 1 run, on the legs and nudges to square leg.

End of over 30 (7 runs) New Zealand 73/4
BB McCullum    14* (22b 2x4)      Abdur Razzak    9-1-32-1
DR Flynn    5* (20b 1x4)     

30.1

Shakib Al Hasan to McCullum, no run, floated up and teasing McCullum but he does not play a shot.

30.2

Shakib Al Hasan to McCullum, 1 run, plays to point for a quick single.

30.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Flynn, no run, goes back and cuts to point.

30.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Flynn, no run, played to midwicket with the spin.

30.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Flynn, no run, full toss played along the ground straight to mid-on, missed out on the runs.

30.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Flynn, no run, defends to point.

End of over 31 (1 run) New Zealand 74/4
DR Flynn    5* (24b 1x4)      Shakib Al Hasan    10-3-13-3
BB McCullum    15* (24b 2x4)     

31.1

Abdur Razzak to McCullum, no run, pushes forward and gets hit on the pad, loud appeal with the captain running in from cover, not out as it pitched outside the leg stump.

31.2

Abdur Razzak to McCullum, 1 run, worked in the gap at midwicket.

31.3

Abdur Razzak to Flynn, no run, drives at a full ball and misses.

31.4

Abdur Razzak to Flynn, no run, full toss and Flynn once again misses out, plays to mid-off.

31.5

Abdur Razzak to Flynn, 1 run, turns to deep-square leg.

31.6

Abdur Razzak to McCullum, no run, plays forward and defends.

End of over 32 (2 runs) New Zealand 76/4
BB McCullum    16* (27b 2x4)      Abdur Razzak    10-1-34-1
DR Flynn    6* (27b 1x4)     

32.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Flynn, no run, plays forward and drops the ball on the pitch.

32.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Flynn, no run, plays to short leg.

32.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Flynn, no run, goes back as the ball turns sharply into the pad, no appeal this time.

32.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Flynn, no run, goes back and tries to cut, misses it.

32.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Flynn, no run, drives up to mid-off.

32.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Flynn, SIX, puts his front leg down the wicket and lifts the ball hig and over wide long on for maximum, good strike from Flynn.

Change in the bowling, Mehrab comes on.

End of over 33 (6 runs) New Zealand 82/4
DR Flynn    12* (33b 1x4 1x6)      Shakib Al Hasan    11-3-19-3
BB McCullum    16* (27b 2x4)     

33.1

Mehrab Hossain jnr to McCullum, no run, defends.

33.2

Mehrab Hossain jnr to McCullum, no run, plays and defends to point.

33.3

Mehrab Hossain jnr to McCullum, no run, goes back and plays to cover.

33.4

Mehrab Hossain jnr to McCullum, FOUR, short ball, goes back and pulls over midwicket to the fence.

33.5

Mehrab Hossain jnr to McCullum, no run, mistimes the cut to the off side.

33.6

Mehrab Hossain jnr to McCullum, FOUR, short again, pulled well over midwicket to the fence.

End of over 34 (8 runs) New Zealand 90/4
BB McCullum    24* (33b 4x4)      Mehrab Hossain jnr    1-0-8-0
DR Flynn    12* (33b 1x4 1x6)     

34.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Flynn, no run, goes back and defends to point.

34.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Flynn, 2 runs, slog sweeps and gets under it, the ball falls short of the boundary and stops.

34.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Flynn, no run, plays to mid-off.

34.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Flynn, no run, goes back and plays to point.

34.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Flynn, no run, slower and fuller, inside edge.

34.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Flynn, no run, turns to the onside.

Mehrab is off after one over, Naeem replaces him, Ashraful trying out few bowlers.

End of over 35 (2 runs) New Zealand 92/4
DR Flynn    14* (39b 1x4 1x6)      Shakib Al Hasan    12-3-21-3
BB McCullum    24* (33b 4x4)     

35.1

Naeem Islam to McCullum, 1 run, short and goes back to it and tucks to backward square leg.

35.2

Naeem Islam to Flynn, FOUR, goes back to a short delivery and hammers the ball to cover boundary.

35.3

Naeem Islam to Flynn, 1 run, goes back and turns to square leg.

35.4

Naeem Islam to McCullum, 1 run, short on the legs, turned to square leg.

35.5

Naeem Islam to Flynn, OUT, caught! Naeem picks up a wicket in his first over, Flynn cuts and gets the edge to Mushfiqur Rahim behind the wicket.

DR Flynn c †Mushfiqur Rahim b Naeem Islam 19 (41m 42b 2x4 1x6) SR: 45.23

Oram is the new batsman.

35.6

Naeem Islam to Oram, no run, Oram is lucky as he gets an outside edge, drops short of slip.

End of over 36 (7 runs) New Zealand 99/5
JDP Oram    0* (1b)      Naeem Islam    1-0-7-1
BB McCullum    26* (35b 4x4)     

36.1

Shakib Al Hasan to McCullum, no run

36.2

Shakib Al Hasan to McCullum, OUT, caught! New Zealand sink deeper into trouble, in dire straits. McCullum looking to loft over mid-on, one hand comes off the bat and the ball goes to Razzak at mid-on.

BB McCullum c Abdur Razzak b Shakib Al Hasan 25 (58m 37b 4x4 0x6) SR: 67.56

Vettori is the new batsman.

36.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Vettori, 1 run

36.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Oram, no run, pushes forward and hit on the pad.

36.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Oram, no run, pushes forward once again.

36.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Oram, OUT, looking to hit over midwicket, miscues it to Mortaza at short midwicket, takes the catch over his head, a wonderful catch.

JDP Oram c Mashrafe Mortaza b Shakib Al Hasan 0 (9m 4b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Shakib picks up his 5th wicket, wonderful bowling. Mills is the new batsman. Razzak replaces Naeem

End of over 37 (1 run) New Zealand 100/7
     Shakib Al Hasan    13-3-22-5
DL Vettori    1* (1b)     

37.1

Abdur Razzak to Vettori, FOUR, full ball driven through extra cover.

37.2

Abdur Razzak to Vettori, no run

37.3

Abdur Razzak to Vettori, no run

37.4

Abdur Razzak to Vettori, no run, played back to the bowler.

37.5

Abdur Razzak to Vettori, 1 run, goes back and turns to square leg.

37.6

Abdur Razzak to Mills, no run, comes forward and defends.

End of over 38 (5 runs) New Zealand 105/7
KD Mills    0* (1b)      Abdur Razzak    11-1-39-1
DL Vettori    6* (6b 1x4)     

38.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Vettori, no run, goes back and defends.

38.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Vettori, 1 run, pushes forward and gets the outside edge along the ground to backward point.

38.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Mills, no run, spins away, plays and misses.

38.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Mills, no run, defends.

38.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Mills, no run, goes off the outside edge to point.

38.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Mills, no run, plays and misses.

End of over 39 (1 run) New Zealand 106/7
KD Mills    0* (5b)      Shakib Al Hasan    14-3-23-5
DL Vettori    7* (8b 1x4)     

39.1

Abdur Razzak to Vettori, no run, defends.

39.2

Abdur Razzak to Vettori, 1 run, sweeps to square leg.

39.3

Abdur Razzak to Mills, no run, pushes forward and defends.

39.4

Abdur Razzak to Mills, no run, plays forward and defends.

39.5

Abdur Razzak to Mills, no run, pushes the shorter ball to mid-off.

39.6

Abdur Razzak to Mills, no run, fuller and defends to point.

End of over 40 (1 run) New Zealand 107/7
KD Mills    0* (9b)      Abdur Razzak    12-1-40-1
DL Vettori    8* (10b 1x4)     

40.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Vettori, no run

40.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Vettori, no run, goes back and cuts to point.

40.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Vettori, no run, defends down the track.

40.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Vettori, no run, outside edge and well fielded at slip.

40.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Vettori, 1 run, flicked backward of square leg for a single.

40.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Mills, no run, pushes to point.

End of over 41 (1 run) New Zealand 108/7
KD Mills    0* (10b)      Shakib Al Hasan    15-3-24-5
DL Vettori    9* (15b 1x4)     

41.1

Abdur Razzak to Vettori, no run

41.2

Abdur Razzak to Vettori, 2 runs, full and wide, driven through covers for couple of runs.

41.3

Abdur Razzak to Vettori, no run, plays forward and pushes to mid-off.

41.4

Abdur Razzak to Vettori, no run, comes forward and strokes to mid-off.

41.5

Abdur Razzak to Vettori, 1 run, short, goes back and turns to square leg.

41.6

Abdur Razzak to Mills, 1 run, full on the legs, worked through square leg.

Match State: Drinks

End of over 42 (4 runs) New Zealand 112/7
KD Mills    1* (11b)      Abdur Razzak    13-1-44-1
DL Vettori    12* (20b 1x4)     

42.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Mills, no run

42.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Mills, no run

42.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Mills, no run

42.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Mills, no run

42.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Mills, no run, left alone.

42.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Mills, no run, played to point.

Change of bowling, Shahadat replaces Razzak.

End of over 43 (maiden) New Zealand 112/7
KD Mills    1* (17b)      Shakib Al Hasan    16-4-24-5
DL Vettori    12* (20b 1x4)     

43.1

Shahadat Hossain to Vettori, no run, left alone.

43.2

Shahadat Hossain to Vettori, 1 run, works it off his pads to midwicket.

43.3

Shahadat Hossain to Mills, no run, glides the ball to point.

43.4

Shahadat Hossain to Mills, no run, cuts and gets bottom edge to slip.

43.5

Shahadat Hossain to Mills, no run, full and drives up to mid-off.

43.6

Shahadat Hossain to Mills, no run, left alone.

End of over 44 (1 run) New Zealand 113/7
KD Mills    1* (21b)      Shahadat Hossain    7-0-20-0
DL Vettori    13* (22b 1x4)     

44.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Vettori, no run, pushes to short midwicket.

44.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Vettori, no run

44.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Vettori, 1 run, pushes forward and gets the edge to backward-point.

44.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Mills, no run, plays forward to cover.

44.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Mills, no run

44.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Mills, no run, plays to short point.

End of over 45 (1 run) New Zealand 114/7
KD Mills    1* (24b)      Shakib Al Hasan    17-4-25-5
DL Vettori    14* (25b 1x4)     

45.1

Shahadat Hossain to Vettori, 1 run, works it through midwicket.

45.2

Shahadat Hossain to Mills, no run, plays back along the pitch.

45.3

Shahadat Hossain to Mills, no run, angles into the pads, hits the pads and a loud appeal, the bowler is confident, missing another set of stumps.

45.4

Shahadat Hossain to Mills, no run, defends on the track.

45.5

Shahadat Hossain to Mills, no run, mistimes the short ball to point.

45.6

Shahadat Hossain to Mills, no run, drives to mid-off.

End of over 46 (1 run) New Zealand 115/7
KD Mills    1* (29b)      Shahadat Hossain    8-0-21-0
DL Vettori    15* (26b 1x4)     

46.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Vettori, no run, plays back to the bowler.

46.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Vettori, no run, works to midwicket.

46.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Vettori, 1 run, turns it off his pads to square leg.

46.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Mills, no run, hit on the pad outside leg.

46.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Mills, no run, plays back to the bowler.

46.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Mills, no run, works off his legs to the onside.

End of over 47 (1 run) New Zealand 116/7
KD Mills    1* (32b)      Shakib Al Hasan    18-4-26-5
DL Vettori    16* (29b 1x4)     

47.1

Shahadat Hossain to Vettori, no run, cuts the short ball to point.

47.2

Shahadat Hossain to Vettori, FOUR, full and wide, stroked through covers to the fence.

47.3

Shahadat Hossain to Vettori, 1 leg bye, ducks under short ball which does not get up, hits the helmet.

47.4

Shahadat Hossain to Mills, no run, looks to work it to the onside, misses it.

47.5

Shahadat Hossain to Mills, no run, comes back in and hits him high on the pad.

47.6

Shahadat Hossain to Mills, no run, angles in again and hits Mills on the pad, loud and confident appeal from the bowler, who is dancing in the middle of the pitch, not out missing leg.

End of over 48 (5 runs) New Zealand 121/7
KD Mills    1* (35b)      Shahadat Hossain    9-0-25-0
DL Vettori    20* (32b 2x4)     

48.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Vettori, no run, pushes back to the bowler.

48.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Vettori, no run, plays forward to cover.

48.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Vettori, no run, looking to go for the big shot, changes his mind and dabs to mid-off.

48.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Vettori, no run, dropped in front of him.

48.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Vettori, no run, dabs the ball to backward-point.

48.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Vettori, no run, left alone.

End of over 49 (maiden) New Zealand 121/7
DL Vettori    20* (38b 2x4)      Shakib Al Hasan    19-5-26-5
KD Mills    1* (35b)     

49.1

Shahadat Hossain to Mills, 1 run, short and played to square leg.

49.2

Shahadat Hossain to Vettori, no run, short and wide, cuts and misses.

49.3

Shahadat Hossain to Vettori, 1 leg bye, short at the body, tries to pull and gets hit on the body.

49.4

Shahadat Hossain to Mills, no run, hits the pad, another appeal, turned down.

49.5

Shahadat Hossain to Mills, no run

49.6

Shahadat Hossain to Mills, no run, cuts and misses.

End of over 50 (2 runs) New Zealand 123/7
KD Mills    2* (39b)      Shahadat Hossain    10-0-26-0
DL Vettori    20* (40b 2x4)     
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100
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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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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