New Zealand tour of Bangladesh, 2008/09 / Commentary

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0.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to How, FOUR, comes forward and the ball takes the outside edge and runs along the ground to thirdman.

New Zealand 5/0   JM How 4* (2b 1x4)   Mashrafe Mortaza 0.3-0-5-0

0.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to How, FOUR, plays forward and gets an inside edge and down past the stumps to fine leg.

New Zealand 9/0   JM How 8* (5b 2x4)   Mashrafe Mortaza 1-0-9-0

3.4

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

New Zealand 14/2   LRPL Taylor 4* (3b 1x4)   Mahbubul Alam 1.4-0-5-1

10.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Taylor, FOUR, short, stands in the crease and punches the ball through point.

New Zealand 35/2   LRPL Taylor 13* (26b 2x4)   Mashrafe Mortaza 5.1-1-19-1

11.1

Abdur Razzak to Ryder, FOUR, flighted delivery and Ryder drives, gets the outside edge and goes to backward-point fence.

New Zealand 41/2   JD Ryder 12* (21b 1x4)   Abdur Razzak 0.1-0-4-0

12.2

Shahadat Hossain to Taylor, FOUR, full on the off stump and Taylor drives beautifully through extra-cover.

New Zealand 49/2   LRPL Taylor 19* (35b 3x4)   Shahadat Hossain 0.2-0-4-0

16.2

Shahadat Hossain to Ryder, FOUR, wide half-volley and driven square through cover-point.

New Zealand 60/3   JD Ryder 22* (36b 2x4)   Shahadat Hossain 1.2-0-9-1

18.1

Shahadat Hossain to McCullum, FOUR, angles into middle and leg, driven wide of mid-on.

New Zealand 65/3   BB McCullum 6* (14b 1x4)   Shahadat Hossain 2.1-0-14-1

19.4

Abdur Razzak to Ryder, FOUR, over pitched and driven well through covers.

New Zealand 69/3   JD Ryder 27* (47b 3x4)   Abdur Razzak 4.4-1-14-0

20.1

Shahadat Hossain to McCullum, FOUR, pitched up on the off stump and beautifully driven straight back past the bowler.

New Zealand 75/3   BB McCullum 11* (21b 2x4)   Shahadat Hossain 3.1-0-18-1

20.4

Shahadat Hossain to McCullum, FOUR, another half-volley and that is wide, driven with ease through extra-cover, another beautiful shot.

New Zealand 81/3   BB McCullum 16* (23b 3x4)   Shahadat Hossain 3.4-0-24-1

21.2

Abdur Razzak to Ryder, FOUR, pitched up delivery and lofted over wide mid-on.

New Zealand 87/3   JD Ryder 34* (52b 4x4)   Abdur Razzak 5.2-1-20-0

26.6

Shahadat Hossain to Ryder, FOUR, short and pulled forward of square, beats deep-square leg.

New Zealand 100/3   JD Ryder 45* (76b 5x4)   Shahadat Hossain 7-0-34-1

28.1

Shahadat Hossain to Ryder, FOUR, wide half-volley driven well through covers.

New Zealand 104/3   JD Ryder 49* (77b 6x4)   Shahadat Hossain 7.1-0-38-1

29.1

Abdur Razzak to Ryder, FOUR, plunders the ball back in the air past the bowler to the fence.

New Zealand 109/3   JD Ryder 54* (79b 7x4)   Abdur Razzak 9.1-2-29-0

30.1

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

New Zealand 114/3   JD Ryder 59* (85b 8x4)   Mahbubul Alam 5.1-0-17-1

30.2

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

New Zealand 118/3   JD Ryder 63* (86b 9x4)   Mahbubul Alam 5.2-0-21-1

30.4

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

New Zealand 122/3   JD Ryder 67* (88b 10x4)   Mahbubul Alam 5.4-0-25-1

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.

New Zealand 131/3   BB McCullum 23* (49b 4x4)   Mahbubul Alam 6.5-0-30-1

34.1

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

New Zealand 135/3   BB McCullum 27* (51b 5x4)   Mahbubul Alam 7.1-0-34-1

35.2

Shakib Al Hasan to McCullum, FOUR, flighted delivery, hits in the air back past the bowler and beats deep-mid on.

New Zealand 142/3   BB McCullum 32* (55b 6x4)   Shakib Al Hasan 3.2-2-6-0

36.4

Mehrab Hossain jnr to McCullum, FOUR, once again too short, over midwicket and one bounce to the fence.

New Zealand 153/3   BB McCullum 42* (62b 7x4 1x6)   Mehrab Hossain jnr 0.4-0-11-0

37.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Ryder, FOUR, laps it behind square leg, desperate dive by the fielder fails.

New Zealand 159/3   JD Ryder 76* (108b 11x4)   Shakib Al Hasan 4.1-2-10-0

37.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Ryder, FOUR, sweeps from outside the off stump to backward square leg boundary.

New Zealand 163/3   JD Ryder 80* (112b 12x4)   Shakib Al Hasan 4.5-2-14-0

45.5

Shakib Al Hasan to McCullum, FOUR, looks to whip the ball through the onside and gets a leading edge and the ball goes high in the air over the bowlers head to long on, poor fielding allows the ball to dribble over the boundary.

New Zealand 182/3   BB McCullum 54* (91b 8x4 1x6)   Shakib Al Hasan 8.5-4-21-0

62.4

Abdur Razzak to Vettori, FOUR, very short down the leg side and hit to backward square leg fence.

New Zealand 221/5   DL Vettori 14* (18b 1x4 1x6)   Abdur Razzak 20.4-2-54-1

64.5

Abdur Razzak to Vettori, FOUR, short, goes back and glances the ball fine.

New Zealand 229/5   DL Vettori 20* (25b 2x4 1x6)   Abdur Razzak 21.5-2-60-1

69.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Flynn, FOUR, short and wide, hit forward of point to the fence.

New Zealand 243/6   DR Flynn 23* (68b 1x4)   Shakib Al Hasan 19.5-6-49-1

71.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Flynn, FOUR, flighted delivery, comes down the track and drives it past mid-on, who dives valiantly.

New Zealand 249/6   DR Flynn 27* (74b 2x4)   Shakib Al Hasan 20.4-6-54-1

74.2

Abdur Razzak to Flynn, FOUR, uses his feet and hit in the air over mid-on to the fence.

New Zealand 260/6   DR Flynn 34* (78b 3x4)   Abdur Razzak 24.2-2-70-1
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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 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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