Sri Lanka tour of Bangladesh, 2005/06 / Commentary

Sri Lanka in Bangladesh Test Series - 1st Test

Bangladesh v Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

46.5

Maharoof to Khaled Mashud, no run, bouncer outside the off stump, good delivery first up, Mashud ducks under it

46.6

Maharoof to Khaled Mashud, 1 no ball, short of a good length delivery outside the off stump, Mashud was looking to shoulder arms but leaves his bat hanging, ball clips the edge and rolls away behind the stumps

46.6

Maharoof to Khaled Mashud, no run, turned away just wide of the fielder at short leg, almost played it straight to the fielder - hard chance

Bangladesh 147/4   Khaled Mashud 0* (3b)

47.2

Bandara to Khaled Mashud, no run, full and on the stumps, driven straight back to the bowler

47.3

Bandara to Khaled Mashud, no run, punched straight to the fielder at silly point

47.4

Bandara to Khaled Mashud, no run, ouch! fuller length delivery outside the off stump, in the slot and that's crashed straight into fielder at silly point

47.5

Bandara to Khaled Mashud, no run, flat delivery, turning away from the right-hander, Mashud gets well forward and defends it down on the off side

47.6

Bandara to Khaled Mashud, no run, driven back to the bowler

Bangladesh 148/4   Khaled Mashud 0* (8b)

49.1

Bandara to Khaled Mashud, 1 run, inside edge and the ball rolls away behind the stumps on the leg side, easy single

Bangladesh 156/4   Khaled Mashud 1* (9b)

50.1

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, 1 run, edged away behind square leg, easy single

Bangladesh 159/4   Khaled Mashud 2* (10b)

52.1

Fernando to Khaled Mashud, no run, good length delivery outside the off stump, Mashud drives off the back-foot and the ball rolls away towards cover point

52.2

Fernando to Khaled Mashud, no run, line and length, Mashud lets it go past, fielded by Sangakkara

52.3

Fernando to Khaled Mashud, no run, short of a good length delivery outside the off stump, ball stayed bit low after hitting the deck and Mashud leaves it through to the keeper, ball died on its way to the keeper

52.4

Fernando to Khaled Mashud, no run, defended on the back-foot

52.5

Fernando to Khaled Mashud, no run, good length delivery outside the off stump, left through to the keeper

52.6

Fernando to Khaled Mashud, no run, good length delivery outside the off stump, Mashud gets behind the line and forces it away towards point

Bangladesh 176/4   Khaled Mashud 2* (16b)

53.5

Bandara to Khaled Mashud, no run, flighted delivery on the stumps, defended stretching well forward

53.6

Bandara to Khaled Mashud, no run, turning in from middle and leg, eased away on the leg side - no room for a single there

Bangladesh 181/4   Khaled Mashud 2* (18b)

55.1

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, defended outside the off stump

55.2

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, turned away to short fine leg, bit of a mix-up going for the single and in the end they decide not to go for it

55.3

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, defended

55.4

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, fuller and on the stumps, driven straight back down the track

55.5

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, edged away to the short fine leg region, fielder moves across quickly and negates the chance of a single

55.6

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, defended outside the off stump

Bangladesh 181/4   Khaled Mashud 2* (24b)

57.1

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, turning in from outside the off stump, driven straight to the fielder at mid-off

57.2

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, ball falls dead on the track after hitting the pad, Mashud was looking to work it away on the leg side

57.3

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, down the leg side, no shot offered

57.4

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, defended on the back-foot, ball rolls away on the off side

57.5

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, 1 run, swept away to fine leg, easy single

Bangladesh 191/4   Khaled Mashud 3* (29b)

58.1

Fernando to Khaled Mashud, no run, short delivery, pitched outside the off stump and angling in, Mashud gets right behind the line and defends it with a straight bat

58.2

Fernando to Khaled Mashud, no run, line and length delivery, defended straight back to the bowler

58.3

Fernando to Khaled Mashud, no run, good length delivery outside the off stump, this one nipped back in a touch, Mashud drives off the back-foot but fails to make contact, ball goes through to the keeper

58.4

Fernando to Khaled Mashud, 1 run, good length delivery outside the off stump, Mashud stays back and steers it down to third man for an easy single

Bangladesh 192/4   Khaled Mashud 4* (33b)

59.1

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, 1 run, driven down to mid-on

59.6

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, down the leg side

Bangladesh 198/4   Khaled Mashud 5* (35b)

61.1

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, defended on the back-foot

61.2

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, turned away on the leg side

61.3

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, pushed back to the bowler

61.4

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, defended on the back-foot, ball rolls away on the leg side

61.5

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, doosra, Mashud never picked it up - ball clips the edge and rolls away to the short third man region

61.6

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, 1 run, edged away on the leg side, easy single to end the over - Bangladesh moving along nicely here

Bangladesh 208/4   Khaled Mashud 6* (41b)

62.1

Fernando to Khaled Mashud, no run, short of a good length delivery outside the off stump, Mashud watchfully leaves it through to the keeper

62.2

Fernando to Khaled Mashud, 1 no ball, called for overstepping, on the stumps and Mashud defends it on the back-foot

62.2

Fernando to Khaled Mashud, 1 bye, wayward delivery down the leg side, Sangakkara dives across and half stops but fails to prevent the single

Bangladesh 210/4   Khaled Mashud 6* (44b)

63.1

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, quicker delivery down the leg side, bowled from round the stumps, no shot offered

63.2

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, pitched close to the leg stump line and turning down the leg side, Mashud leaves it through to the keeper

63.3

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, on the stumps, defended on the front-foot

63.4

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, fuller and down the leg side, Mashud shoulders arms, ball hits the pad and rolls away behind square on the leg side

63.5

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, forced away wide of the fielder at short leg

63.6

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, OUT, gone! bowled from round the stumps, Murali fires it in at a fuller length, Mashud moves right across his stumps and is beaten by the extra pace, ball turns in just enough to beat the bat and Mashud is trapped plumb in front of the stumps, umpire Bucknor took his time and in the end adjudicated in favour of the bowler

Khaled Mashud lbw b Muralitharan 6 (75m 50b 0x4 0x6) SR: 12.00

Bangladesh 210/5   Khaled Mashud 6 (50b)
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Photos

Mar 3, 2006

Sri Lanka fans celebrate victory, Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Chittagong, 4th day, March 3 2006

Sri Lanka fans celebrate victory

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Mar 3, 2006

Mohammad Ashraful with the man-of-the-match trophy for his 136, Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Chittagong, 4th day, March 3 2006

Mohammad Ashraful with the Man-of-the-Match trophy

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