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

12.1

MacGill to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, flat delivery outside the off stump, driven wide of the cover fielder

12.2

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run, flighted delivery on the middle and off stump line, driven with a straight bat and the ball rolls away straight to the fielder at mid-off

12.3

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run, short and wide outside the off stump, Saleh rocks back and cuts hard but fails to get it past the fielder at point

12.4

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run, hort and wide outside the off stump, Saleh rocks back and cuts hard but fails to get it past the fielder at point

12.5

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, 1 run, again short and wide outside the off stump, this time Saleh goes back and cuts it away well in front of point, sweeper moves across in the deep and cleans up

12.6

MacGill to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, orced away on the off side

Bangladesh 38/3   SCG MacGill 1-0-2-0

14.1

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run, good line and length, Saleh defends it away, fielded by Jaques

14.2

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, 2 runs, line and length, Saleh paddles it away, fielded by Gillespie

14.3

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, 2 runs, line and length, Saleh edges the ball

14.4

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run, good length delivery, Saleh defends it, fielded by Hussey

14.5

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run, good line and length delivery, Saleh plays a cut-shot, fielded by Jaques

14.6

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run, length ball, Saleh plays and misses

Bangladesh 45/4   SCG MacGill 2-0-6-0

16.1

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run, flat delivery outside the off stump, no shot offered

16.2

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run, slightly short, turning in from wide outside the leg stump, Saleh gets right behind the line and defends it with a straight bat

16.3

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run, quicker delivery outside the off stump, no shot offered

16.4

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, 1 run, fulltoss, was there to be hit but Saleh miss out but manages to squeeze a single down to fine leg

16.5

MacGill to Aftab Ahmed, no run, googly, Aftab picks it up early and plays it down with soft hands

16.6

MacGill to Aftab Ahmed, no run, left alone outside the off stump

Bangladesh 46/4   SCG MacGill 3-0-7-0

18.1

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run, tossed up and turning across, defended leaning well forward

18.2

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, FOUR, tossed up on the pads, bit too full, Saleh gets to the pitch of the delivery and drives it away against the spin to the midwicket fence, lovely shot

18.3

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run, good line and length, Saleh defends on the front foot

18.4

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run, defended outside the off stump, ball rolls away towards short cover

18.5

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, 1 run, slightly short, pitched outside the off stump and turning away further, Saleh steps back and cuts it away through point

18.6

MacGill to Aftab Ahmed, 2 runs, full and on the stumps, in the slot and Aftab drives it straight back past the bowler to the long-on region, presented the full face of the abt there, Lee sprints after it from mid-on and saves two runs

Bangladesh 58/4   SCG MacGill 4-0-14-0

20.1

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run, tossed up on the middle and leg stump line, turning across, defended on the back-foot with a straight bat

20.2

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, FOUR, short ball, turning across from outside the leg stump, Saleh quickly gets into a good position and pulls it away through midwicket, good shot

20.3

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run, drifting down the leg side, Saleg goes for the sweep but makes no contact

20.4

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run, swept away straight to the fielder at short fine leg

20.5

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run, googly, on the middle and leg stump line, Saleh defends on the back-foot, ball clips the inside edge and crashes into the pad

20.6

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, 1 run, punched down to mid-on, Aftab takes off late and Lee at mid-on spots it, throw comes in at the keeper's end and Gilchrist drags it into the stumps, third umpire called in, Green light flashes - close call!

Bangladesh 64/4   SCG MacGill 5-0-19-0

22.1

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, 2 runs, googly, turning in from outside the off stump, Saleh picks it up early, plays late and dabs it down to third man for a brace

22.2

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run, closer to the off stump line, this one turned away from the right-hander, excellent line and length - Saleh watchfully leaves it through to the stumper

22.3

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run, on the middle and leg stump line, punched down to mid-on

22.4

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run, quicker delivery, googly on this occasion, MacGill mixing it up nicely here, Saleh gets a good stride forward and kicks it away to the third man fence, dead ball signalled

22.5

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run, another probing delivery, defended watchfully

22.6

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

Bangladesh 67/4   SCG MacGill 6-0-21-0

30.1

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run, good line and length delivery, Saleh leaves it through to the keeper

30.2

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run, again left alone outside the off stump

30.3

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run, forced away towards gully

30.4

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, FOUR, short and wide outside the off stump, Saleh rocks back and cuts it away through backward point, 100 comes up for Bangladesh

30.5

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run

30.6

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run, googly, Saleh is cramped for room, played away towards gully

Bangladesh 102/4   SCG MacGill 7-0-25-0

32.1

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, 1 run, tossed up, driven wide of the cover fielder

32.2

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, good line and length, Mashud offers no shot

32.3

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

32.4

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run

32.5

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run

32.6

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

Bangladesh 103/5   SCG MacGill 8-0-26-0

34.1

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, 3 runs, too full and on the pads, Saleh goes back and clips it away through midwicket, long chase from Lee saves one run

34.2

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, 3 runs, turned away off the pads to deep square leg, no fielder in sight and they add three more to the total

34.3

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, 1 run, steered down to third man for an easy single

34.4

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, FOUR, full and on the pads and Mashud drives it away through midwicket, another long chase for Lee but on this occasion the ball wins the race

34.5

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, 1 run, turned away wide of Lee at mid-on, quick single taken

34.6

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run, on the stumps and turning away, forced away towards point

Bangladesh 118/5   SCG MacGill 9-0-38-0

36.1

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, 1 run, good length and wide of the off stump, Saleh quickly goes back and cuts it away through covers for an easy single

36.2

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, good line but too full, Mashud leans well forward and defends it down on the off side

36.3

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, good length but wide of the off stump, turning away form the right-hander, Mashud shoulders arms

36.4

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, driven off the fornt-foot and the ball rolls back down the track

36.5

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run

36.6

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, line and length, Mashud defends it

Bangladesh 121/5   SCG MacGill 10-0-39-0

38.1

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, FOUR, short ball, pulled away to the midwicket fence, bad ball put away in style

38.2

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run, googly and Saleh gets hit on the pad, appeal for lbw turned down, probably missing leg

38.3

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run, good line and length, Saleh defends

38.4

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run, length ball, Saleh leaves it through to the keeper

38.5

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run, wrong'un, cut off the back-foot, straight to the fielder at point

38.6

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run

Bangladesh 126/5   SCG MacGill 11-0-43-0

40.1

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, no run, defended down on the off side

40.2

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, 2 runs, short ball, pulled away to deep midwicket

40.3

MacGill to Rajin Saleh, OUT, bowled'm! good length delivery, probably the top-spinner, Saleh rocks back and goes for the pull but misses the target and the ball crashes into the woodwork, MacGill too joins the party - Bangladesh 6 down.

Rajin Saleh b MacGill 71 (181m 126b 9x4 0x6) SR: 56.34

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   SCG MacGill 12-0-45-1

42.1

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, 2 leg byes, full and drifting down the leg side, Mashud sweeps but fails to connect, ball clips the pad and runs down to fine leg

42.2

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, tight delivery, defended back to the bowler

42.3

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, pitched close to the off stump line and turning away, Mashud gets well forward and drives it away with the spin to the point region

42.4

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run

42.5

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, good length and wide of the off stump, Mashud leaves it for the keeper

42.6

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, full and turning away sharply, Mashud is sucked forward and the ball rips past the outside edge, excellent delivery to end the over

Bangladesh 139/6   SCG MacGill 13-1-45-1

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

44.6

MacGill to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, pitched outside the off stump and turning away further, no shot offered

Bangladesh 152/7   SCG MacGill 14-1-53-2

46.1

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, pushed to cover

46.2

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, good line and length delivery, this one came back in and Mashud gets hit on the pad, loud appeal turned down - worth a shout

46.3

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, another well bowled googly, Mashud goes back to cut and is cramped for room, ball clips the inside edge and rolls away on the leg side

46.4

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, outside the off stump, left alone

46.5

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, again left alone outside the off stump

46.6

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, again the wrong'un and Mashud fails to spot it, goes back to cut, ball clips the glove and crashes into the pad, loud confident appeal for lbw turned down

Bangladesh 153/7   SCG MacGill 15-2-53-2

48.1

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run

48.2

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

48.3

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

48.4

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run

48.5

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run

48.6

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, short and wide outside the off stump, cut away straight to the fielder at point

Bangladesh 157/8   SCG MacGill 16-3-53-2

50.1

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

50.2

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, quicker delivery, defended watchfully

50.3

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, fuller length delivery, defended down on the off side

50.4

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run

50.5

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, line and length, was the googly, Mashud defends off the back-foot, well played

50.6

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, good line and length delivery, Mashud defends it towards cover

Bangladesh 161/8   SCG MacGill 17-4-53-2

52.1

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, 1 run, googly and Mashud goes for the pull, ball clips the top edge and steeples up behin square on the leg side, lands safely in the deep and Mashud lives on

52.2

MacGill to Abdur Razzak, FOUR, tossed up outside the off stump, Razzaq lofts it over Lee a mid-off, another clean hit from the south-paw

52.3

MacGill to Abdur Razzak, 1 run, driven away in the air to the cover region, almost carried to Hussey there

52.4

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, 2 runs, steered down to third man for a brace

52.5

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run

52.6

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, pushed to covers

Bangladesh 173/8   SCG MacGill 18-4-61-2

54.1

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, left alone outside the off stump

54.2

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, played away behind square on the leg side, single not taken

54.3

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, line and length, bit wide outside the off stump and Mashud lets it go past

54.4

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, pitched on middle and off and turning away, Mashud reads it well and leaves it for the stumper

54.5

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, another big-turner, Mashud shoulders arms

54.6

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, 1 wide, pitched way outside the off stump and turning away further, out of reach

54.6

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, punched off the back-foot to the cover region

Bangladesh 178/8   SCG MacGill 19-4-62-2

56.1

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, wrong'un and Mashud was clueless, offers no shot and gets hit on the pad, loud confident appeal for lbw turned down, probably bit too high, close call

56.2

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, again Mashud gets hit on the pad, another loud appeal for lbw turned down

56.3

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, FOUR, on the pads, swept away nicely to the fine leg fence, good clean hit

56.4

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, good line and length, Mashud plays and misses the ball

56.5

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run

56.6

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, full delivery on the middle and off stump line, driven straight back to the bowler

Bangladesh 186/8   SCG MacGill 20-4-66-2

58.1

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, tossed up and turning away, defended on the front-foot

58.2

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, good line but full, turning away, Mashud leaves it through to the keeper

58.3

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, no run, googly, Mashud moves across to defend and gets hit on the pad

58.4

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, 1 run, too full and on the pads, turned away well wide of the fielder at short leg

58.5

MacGill to Abdur Razzak, OUT, tossed up outside the off stump, inviting Razzaq to go for the big one and he takes the bite, goes down on one knee and has a crack at it, ball balloons up towards long-off, Lee hurtles across in the deep and takes a marvellous catch on the move - Bangladesh nine down.

Abdur Razzak c Lee b MacGill 15 (36m 25b 2x4 0x6) SR: 60.00

58.6

MacGill to Shahadat Hossain, no run, good line and length delivery, defended watchfully

Bangladesh 193/9   SCG MacGill 21-4-67-3

60.1

MacGill to Khaled Mashud, 1 run, driven away towards point, single taken

60.2

MacGill to Shahadat Hossain, no run, flighted delivery outside the off stump, forced away towards point

60.3

MacGill to Shahadat Hossain, no run, googly, the one that turns back in, Hossain goes right back and turns it away on the leg side

60.4

MacGill to Shahadat Hossain, no run, beaten outside the off stump, Gilchirst whips off the bails and aks the question, umpire Howell not interested

60.5

MacGill to Shahadat Hossain, no run, short and wide outside the off stump, cut away off the back-foot to the cover region

60.6

MacGill to Shahadat Hossain, no run, inside edge and the ball rolls away behind square on the leg side, single not taken

Bangladesh 196/9   SCG MacGill 22-4-68-3
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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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