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

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

1.1

Gillespie to Shahriar Nafees, no run, short of a good length delivery, drifting down the leg side - a gentle loosener, Nafees gets inside the line looking to flick it away to fine leg but fails to make contact

1.2

Gillespie to Shahriar Nafees, no run, good length delivery outside the off stump, Nafees offers no shot, ball clips the outer half of the bat and rolls away straight to the fielder at second slip

1.3

Gillespie to Shahriar Nafees, OUT, OUT;short of a good length delivery, again drifting down the leg side, Nafees gets inside the line and clips it away in the air towards fine leg, Lee runs in from the deep and takes a fantastic catch, Gillespie strikes early

Shahriar Nafees c Lee b Gillespie 0 (7m 3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

1.4

Gillespie to Habibul Bashar, no run, utside the off stump, good delivery first-up, no shot offered

1.5

Gillespie to Habibul Bashar, FOUR, shot! good length delivery outside the off stump, driven away through cover point and Bashar is away

1.6

Gillespie to Habibul Bashar, no run, defended watchfully

Bangladesh 4/1   JN Gillespie 1-0-4-1

3.1

Gillespie to Habibul Bashar, no run, length ball, Omar leaves it, fielded by Gilchrist

3.2

Gillespie to Habibul Bashar, FOUR, good length delivery outside the off stump, this time Bashar gets forward to the pitch of the delivery and steers it through gully, nicely opened the face of the bat at the last moment to get the placement right

3.3

Gillespie to Habibul Bashar, OUT, OUT; hat's the end of that! pitched up and shaping away, Bashar drives on the up and the ball goes in the air towards point, Jaques there dives across to his right and takes it cleanly, Gillespie gets one more to his name, Bangladesh two down!

Habibul Bashar c Jaques b Gillespie 9 (8m 8b 2x4 0x6) SR: 112.50

3.4

Gillespie to Rajin Saleh, no run, good line and length delivery, Saleh defends it, fielded by Gillespie

3.5

Gillespie to Rajin Saleh, no run, length ball, Saleh defends it, fielded by Clarke

3.6

Gillespie to Rajin Saleh, no run, good line and length, Saleh plays no shot, fielded by Gilchrist

Bangladesh 11/2   JN Gillespie 2-0-8-2

5.1

Gillespie to Javed Omar, no run, good line and just short of a length, Omar plays no shot, fielded by Gilchrist

5.2

Gillespie to Javed Omar, no run, good length delivery, hint of swing, Omar gets forward and nicely defends it back to the bowler

5.3

Gillespie to Javed Omar, no run, uller length delivery outside the off stump, shaping away a touch, Omar goes for the drive, ball clips the inner half of the bat and rolls back to the bowler

5.4

Gillespie to Javed Omar, no run, pitched up and this one jagged back in, Omar had to hurry, jams his bat down and ends up with an inside edge onto his pad - well bowled

5.5

Gillespie to Javed Omar, no run, good length delivery outside the off stump, curving in a touch, Omar gets forward and forces it away straight to the fielder at point

5.6

Gillespie to Javed Omar, no run, another probing delivery outside the off stump, defended towards cover

Bangladesh 13/2   JN Gillespie 3-1-8-2

7.1

Gillespie to Javed Omar, no run, good length delivery outside the off stump, defended on the back-foot

7.2

Gillespie to Javed Omar, OUT, OUT: good length delivery and this one nipped back in sharply, Omar plays down the wrong line and the ball hits the pad below the knee-roll, loud appeal and umpire Howell adjudicates in favour of the bowler, Gillespie on a roll here!

Javed Omar lbw b Gillespie 2 (40m 22b 0x4 0x6) SR: 9.09

7.3

Gillespie to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, line and length, Ashraful lets it go past, fielded by Clarke

7.4

Gillespie to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, good line and length, Ashraful plays no shot, fielded by Jaques

7.5

Gillespie to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, good line and length, Ashraful defends it, fielded by Jaques

7.6

Gillespie to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, length ball, Ashraful defends it, fielded by Hayden

Bangladesh 17/3   JN Gillespie 4-2-8-3

9.1

Gillespie to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, forced away towards cover, dangerous single called for, bit of a mix-up and Saleh takes-off late, Cullen's shy at the striker's end misses the target and Saleh makes it across safely in the end, direct hit and he was a goner

9.2

Gillespie to Rajin Saleh, no run, defended outside the off stump

9.3

Gillespie to Rajin Saleh, no run

9.4

Gillespie to Rajin Saleh, 1 run, good length delivery outside the off stump, driven away well wide of the fielder at mid-off, quick single taken

9.5

Gillespie to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, defended outside the off stump

9.6

Gillespie to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, defended outside the off stump

Bangladesh 27/3   JN Gillespie 5-2-11-3
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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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