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)

24.1

Botha to Dhiman Ghosh, 1 run, leans forward to dab a delivery to left of backward point

24.3

Botha to Dhiman Ghosh, no run, Dropped by Amla at short leg. Tough chance, though. He went back to turn to right of Amla who stretched his right hand out but couldn't hold on

24.4

Botha to Dhiman Ghosh, no run

24.5

Botha to Dhiman Ghosh, 1 run, goes back to punch it past point

Bangladesh 100/5   Dhiman Ghosh 2* (4b)

25.1

Harris to Dhiman Ghosh, no run, goes back to defend

25.2

Harris to Dhiman Ghosh, no run, gets forward this time and defend to the off side

25.3

Harris to Dhiman Ghosh, no run, and again. Harris is bowling from round the stumps

25.4

Harris to Dhiman Ghosh, no run, loud appeal for lbw but it struck him outside off. He tried to defend but was beaten by the armer

25.5

Harris to Dhiman Ghosh, 1 run, full and on the leg stump line, swept to fine leg

Bangladesh 101/5   Dhiman Ghosh 3* (9b)

26.1

Botha to Dhiman Ghosh, OUT, The third umpire has given Raqibul run out. Dhiman went back and pushed towards covers, Duminy swooped in and fired in a throw to the 'keeper who took the bails off. There was a doubt whether the bails had come off before the batsman had dragged the bat inside the crease but on careful and repeated viewing, the umpire presses the red button.

Raqibul Hasan run out 12 (36m 30b 1x4 0x6) SR: 40.00

Bangladesh 101/6   Dhiman Ghosh 3* (10b)

27.1

Harris to Dhiman Ghosh, no run, flighted on a good length on off stump, defended on the off side

27.2

Harris to Dhiman Ghosh, no run, defended on the front foot on the leg side

27.3

Harris to Dhiman Ghosh, no run, tries to hit against the turn towards midwicket and misses

27.4

Harris to Dhiman Ghosh, OUT, bowled him! Harris slips in the arm ball on middle and off, Ghosh moves back and tries to cut, he gets beaten for pace and misses, Bangladesh are seven down, an abject performance so far

Dhiman Ghosh b Harris 3 (18m 14b 0x4 0x6) SR: 21.42

Bangladesh 106/7   Dhiman Ghosh 3 (14b)
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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