New Zealand tour of Bangladesh, 2008/09 / Commentary

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

1.1

Mahbubul Alam to Redmond, 1 run, short and plays off the back foot into the covers and takes a quick single.

1.2

Mahbubul Alam to How, no run, good length delivery, plays and misses.

1.3

Mahbubul Alam to How, no run, pitches on the stumps and hits How on the pad, appeal but the ball is going down the leg side.

1.4

Mahbubul Alam to How, no run, good length on the stumps, played to midwicket.

1.5

Mahbubul Alam to How, no run, pitched up delivery and swinging away, plays and misses as he drives.

1.6

Mahbubul Alam to How, no run, leans forward and plays to mid-on.

New Zealand 10/0   Mahbubul Alam 1-0-1-0

3.1

Mahbubul Alam to How, OUT, New Zealand are two down in quick time, fuller delivery and How plays forward and the ball beats the outside edge of the bat to knock the off and middle stump, what a ball.

JM How b Mahbubul Alam 8 (18m 11b 2x4 0x6) SR: 72.72

3.2

Mahbubul Alam to Taylor, no run, wide down the leg side.

3.3

Mahbubul Alam to Taylor, no run, plays forward to cover.

3.4

Mahbubul Alam to Taylor, FOUR, plays forward driving well through covers.

3.5

Mahbubul Alam to Taylor, 1 run, works the ball off his legs to midwicket.

3.6

Mahbubul Alam to Ryder, no run, wide of the off stump, left alone.

New Zealand 15/2   Mahbubul Alam 2-0-6-1

5.1

Mahbubul Alam to Ryder, 1 run, worked to midwicket.

5.2

Mahbubul Alam to Taylor, no run, on the leg stump, hits the pad as he tries to work through square leg.

5.3

Mahbubul Alam to Taylor, 3 runs, fuller and on the off stump, comes forward and drives through covers.

5.4

Mahbubul Alam to Ryder, no run, wide of the off stump, left alone.

5.5

Mahbubul Alam to Ryder, no run, swings in, comes forward and plays to mid-off.

5.6

Mahbubul Alam to Ryder, no run, goes back and plays to midwicket.

New Zealand 20/2   Mahbubul Alam 3-0-10-1

7.1

Mahbubul Alam to Ryder, no run, goes forward and plays to point.

7.2

Mahbubul Alam to Ryder, 1 run, comes forward and plays with soft hands to cover and calls Taylor for a single.

7.3

Mahbubul Alam to Taylor, no run, plays to cover.

7.4

Mahbubul Alam to Taylor, no run, once again plays to cover.

7.5

Mahbubul Alam to Taylor, no run, shorter, goes back and plays to cover for the third time.

7.6

Mahbubul Alam to Taylor, 2 leg byes, takes the pad as Taylor looks to glance.

New Zealand 25/2   Mahbubul Alam 4-0-11-1

9.1

Mahbubul Alam to Ryder, no run, leans forward and plays to mid-off.

9.2

Mahbubul Alam to Ryder, no run, plays to cover.

9.3

Mahbubul Alam to Ryder, no run, slashes at a short ball and gets the bottom edge, bounces to third slip.

9.4

Mahbubul Alam to Ryder, no run, square drives firmly to point, diving stop by Tamim to his right.

9.5

Mahbubul Alam to Ryder, no run, attempted yorker dug out to cover.

9.6

Mahbubul Alam to Ryder, 2 runs, pulls a short ball behind square leg.

New Zealand 31/2   Mahbubul Alam 5-0-13-1

30.1

Mahbubul Alam to Ryder, FOUR, goes back and plays with great timing through cover-point.

30.2

Mahbubul Alam to Ryder, FOUR, even a better shot, off the back foot and through covers to the fence.

30.3

Mahbubul Alam to Ryder, no run, comes on to the front foot and drives to cover.

30.4

Mahbubul Alam to Ryder, FOUR, wide and driven square off the front foot through point to the fence.

30.5

Mahbubul Alam to Ryder, no run, short of a length delivery, tries to swing over midwicket and misses.

30.6

Mahbubul Alam to Ryder, 1 run, full and on the legs, glanced to fine leg with a mixture of bat and pad.

New Zealand 123/3   Mahbubul Alam 6-0-26-1

32.1

Mahbubul Alam to McCullum, no run, plays to mid-on.

32.2

Mahbubul Alam to McCullum, 4 byes, full and down the leg side, keeper has no chance, should have been called a wide, poor keeper suffers.

32.3

Mahbubul Alam to McCullum, no run, angles down the leg side, through to the keeper.

32.4

Mahbubul Alam to McCullum, no run, leans forward and plays back to the bowler.

32.5

Mahbubul Alam to McCullum, FOUR, driven to mid-off, Mortaza dives and partially stops but the ball still goes to the boundary, he should have done better than that.

32.6

Mahbubul Alam to McCullum, no run, back to the bowler.

New Zealand 131/3   Mahbubul Alam 7-0-30-1

34.1

Mahbubul Alam to McCullum, FOUR, full and driven delightfully down the onside between the stumps and mid-on.

34.2

Mahbubul Alam to McCullum, no run, goes back to a short ball and plays to midwicket.

34.3

Mahbubul Alam to McCullum, 1 run, walks forward and whips full ball off his pads to deep-square leg.

34.4

Mahbubul Alam to Ryder, no run, goes back and plays to midwicket.

34.5

Mahbubul Alam to Ryder, no run, leans forward and plays to man short at cover.

34.6

Mahbubul Alam to Ryder, 2 runs, comes forward and plays wide of short cover out to the sweeper.

New Zealand 138/3   Mahbubul Alam 8-0-37-1
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Bangladesh v New Zealand at Dhaka - Oct 25-29, 2008
Match drawn
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Photos

Oct 29, 2008

Daniel Vettori poses with the trophy after New Zealand won the Test series 1-0, Bangladesh v New Zealand, 2nd Test, Mirpur, 5th day, October 29, 2008

Daniel Vettori poses with the trophy after New Zealand won the Test series 1-0

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Oct 29, 2008

Mashrafe Mortaza is congratulated by team-mates after dismissing Jamie How, Bangladesh v New Zealand, 2nd Test, Mirpur, 5th day, October 29, 2008

Mashrafe Mortaza is congratulated by team-mates after dismissing Jamie How

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