Australia tour of Bangladesh, 2005/06 / Commentary

Australia in Bangladesh Test Series - 2nd Test

Bangladesh v Australia

Australia won by an innings and 80 runs

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40.4

MacGill to Mohammad Rafique, no run, defended down on the off side

40.5

MacGill to Mohammad Rafique, no run, hit on the pad trying to defend, loud appeal for lbw turned down

40.6

MacGill to Mohammad Rafique, no run

Bangladesh 130/6   Mohammad Rafique 0* (3b)

41.4

Warne to Mohammad Rafique, no run, turning in from outside the off stump, defended on the back-foot

41.5

Warne to Mohammad Rafique, no run, slightly short, turning in from outside the off stump, Rafique goes right back and defends it down on the off side

41.6

Warne to Mohammad Rafique, SIX, tossed up outside the off stump, right in the slot and Rafique lofts it straight back down the track and the ball clears the long-off fence, powerful hit

Bangladesh 137/6   Mohammad Rafique 6* (6b 1x6)

43.1

Warne to Mohammad Rafique, no run, flat delivery, turning in from outside the off stump, Rafique gets forward to defend, ball clips the inside edge and hits him on the pad

43.2

Warne to Mohammad Rafique, FOUR, tossed up outside the off stump, bit too full and Rafique lofts it over the in-field to the wide long-off fence

43.3

Warne to Mohammad Rafique, 1 run, turned away off the back-foot to the square leg region, easy single

Bangladesh 144/6   Mohammad Rafique 11* (9b 1x4 1x6)

44.1

MacGill to Mohammad Rafique, no run, googly, the one that turns away from the left-hander, Rafique reads it well and defends it down the track

44.2

MacGill to Mohammad Rafique, no run, on the middle and leg stump line, defended on the back-foot

44.3

MacGill to Mohammad Rafique, FOUR, good length and wide outside the off stump, Rafique rocks back and cuts late, makes good contact and the ball rockets away to the vacant third man fence

44.4

MacGill to Mohammad Rafique, FOUR, good line but too full, quicker delivery, Rafique goes low down and drives it away through cover point for yet another boundary

44.5

MacGill to Mohammad Rafique, OUT, MacGill strikes back with a beauty! tossed up on the middle and off stump line, the one that turns away from the left-hander, Rafique failed to pick it up and plays for the leg-break, ball kisses the outside edge and goes straight to Hayden at first slip.

Mohammad Rafique c Hayden b MacGill 19 (15m 14b 3x4 1x6) SR: 135.71

Bangladesh 152/7   Mohammad Rafique 19 (14b 3x4 1x6)
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Series Results
Bangladesh v Australia at Chittagong - Apr 16-20, 2006
Australia won by an innings and 80 runs
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Australia won by 3 wickets
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Photos

Apr 20, 2006

Ricky Ponting poses with the trophy, Bangladesh v Australia, 2nd Test, Chittagong, April 20, 2006

Ricky Ponting poses with the trophy

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Apr 20, 2006

Australia celebrate their 2-0 clean sweep, Bangladesh v Australia, 2nd Test, Chittagong, 5th day, April 20 2006

Australia celebrate their 2-0 clean sweep

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