South Africa tour of Bangladesh, 2007/08 / Commentary

South Africa in Bangladesh ODI Series - 3rd ODI

Bangladesh v South Africa

South Africa won by 7 wickets (with 94 balls remaining)

12.3

M Morkel to Mohammad Ashraful, 2 runs, streaky edge to third man. On a length, around the off stump, a tentative poke results in couple of runs

12.4

M Morkel to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, Hit on the helmet. It was a short-of-length delivery and Ashraful went for his pull shot and top edged it to the helmet grill

Bangladesh 44/2   Mohammad Ashraful 3* (2b)

13.4

JA Morkel to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, low full toss, Ashraful swings it to long leg

Bangladesh 51/2   Mohammad Ashraful 4* (3b)

14.1

M Morkel to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, full in length, in the zone outside off, left alone

14.2

M Morkel to Mohammad Ashraful, no run

14.3

M Morkel to Mohammad Ashraful, FOUR, They are counterattacking. The crowd is going wild. Slightly short in length, outside off stump and Ash pulls it through wide mid-on region.

14.4

M Morkel to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 wide, down the leg side, Ash tries to play a pick-up stroke to fine leg but can't reach it

14.4

M Morkel to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, beaten on the flirt. In the channel, holding its line and Ashraful has a flirtatious poke.

14.5

M Morkel to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, leans forward this time, moves towards the line to defend a length delivery to point

14.6

M Morkel to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, edged to third man for a single. He stabbed a delivery outside off.

Bangladesh 61/2   Mohammad Ashraful 9* (9b 1x4)

15.1

JA Morkel to Mohammad Ashraful, OUT, Dust to Ash es . Death by aggression. Full in length, on the middle stump and he goes for a ugly heave and can only manage to send it to mid-on. Ashraful is livid with himself. But the deed has been done. Just 17 runs in this series. What a waste of a talent.

Mohammad Ashraful c Amla b JA Morkel 9 (14m 10b 1x4 0x6) SR: 90.00

Bangladesh 61/3   Mohammad Ashraful 9 (10b 1x4)
Series Results
Bangladesh v South Africa at Dhaka - Mar 14, 2008
South Africa won by 7 wickets (with 94 balls remaining)
Bangladesh v South Africa at Dhaka - Mar 12, 2008
South Africa won by 7 wickets (with 11 balls remaining)
Bangladesh v South Africa at Chittagong - Mar 9, 2008
South Africa won by 9 wickets (with 79 balls remaining)
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Photos

Mar 14, 2008

Alviro Petersen pulls on his way to 24, Bangladesh v South Africa, 3rd ODI, Mirpur, March 14, 2008

Alviro Petersen pulls on his way to 24

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Mar 14, 2008

Graeme Smith is delighted at winning the Man-of-the-Series award, Bangladesh v South Africa, 3rd ODI, Mirpur, March 14, 2008

Graeme Smith is delighted at winning the Man-of-the-Series award

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