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

45.1

Cullen to Khaled Mashud, no run, length ball outside the off stump, Mashud gets a good stride forward and leaves it for the keeper

45.2

Cullen to Khaled Mashud, no run, another wide delivery outside the off stump, no shot offered

45.3

Cullen to Khaled Mashud, 1 run, good line and length delivery, Mashud drives it away well wide of the fielder at cover, quick single taken

45.4

Cullen to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, full delivery, Mortaza swings across and the ball rolls down to mid-on

45.5

Cullen to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, quicker delivery outside the off stump, driven away towards cover

45.6

Cullen to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, length ball outside the off stump, no turn whatsoever, Mortaza shoulders arms

Bangladesh 153/7   DJ Cullen 1-0-1-0

47.1

Cullen to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, tossed up and turning in, Mortaza pushes forward to defend and the ball zips past the outside edge

47.2

Cullen to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, defended on the front-foot

47.3

Cullen to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, swing and a miss outside the off stump

47.4

Cullen to Mashrafe Mortaza, FOUR, fuller length delivery, Mortaza gets forward to the pitch of the delivery and drives it away through covers

47.5

Cullen to Mashrafe Mortaza, OUT, and Mortaza departs! tossed up and turning in, Mortaza goes back to defend but only manages to get a feather touch on it and Glichirst holds on well to a fairly hard chance, Cullen opens his account in Test cricket!

Mashrafe Mortaza c †Gilchrist b Cullen 4 (13m 9b 1x4 0x6) SR: 44.44

47.6

Cullen to Abdur Razzak, no run, fuller length delivery outside the off stump, driven down to mid-off, end of a successful over

Bangladesh 157/8   DJ Cullen 2-0-5-1

49.1

Cullen to Abdur Razzak, 1 run

49.2

Cullen to Khaled Mashud, no run

49.3

Cullen to Khaled Mashud, 1 run

49.4

Cullen to Abdur Razzak, no run

49.5

Cullen to Abdur Razzak, no run

49.6

Cullen to Abdur Razzak, 2 runs

Bangladesh 161/8   DJ Cullen 3-0-9-1

51.1

Cullen to Abdur Razzak, no run, turning in from outside the off stump, driven straight to the man at mid-on

51.2

Cullen to Abdur Razzak, no run, tossed up on the middle and off stump line, defended straight back to the bowler

51.3

Cullen to Abdur Razzak, FOUR, on the middle and off stump line, Razzaq goes down on one knee and slogs it away to the midwicket fence, clean hit

51.4

Cullen to Abdur Razzak, no run, quicker delivery outside the off stump, Razzaq cuts but fails to make contact

51.5

Cullen to Abdur Razzak, no run, good length but down leg, Razzak defends it down on the leg side

51.6

Cullen to Abdur Razzak, no run, left alone outside the off stump

Bangladesh 165/8   DJ Cullen 4-0-13-1

53.1

Cullen to Abdur Razzak, 1 leg bye, drifting down the leg side, Razzaq fails to make contact, ball clips the pad and runs down to short fine leg

53.2

Cullen to Khaled Mashud, no run, flat delivery, bit of spin on this one, Mashud defends on the front-foot, ball clips the inside edge and rolls away on the leg side

53.3

Cullen to Khaled Mashud, 2 runs, good length delivery on the stumps, Mashud goes low down and paddles it down to deep fine leg

53.4

Cullen to Khaled Mashud, no run, length ball, Mashud defends it down on the leg side

53.5

Cullen to Khaled Mashud, 1 run, good line and length, Mashud drives on the front foot and gets it wide of the fielder at mid-off

53.6

Cullen to Abdur Razzak, no run, tossed up outside the off stump, defended stretching well forward

Bangladesh 177/8   DJ Cullen 5-0-16-1

55.1

Cullen to Abdur Razzak, no run, tossed up outside the off stump, driven away towards point

55.2

Cullen to Abdur Razzak, no run, defended down on the leg side

55.3

Cullen to Abdur Razzak, no run, fuller on the pads, Razzaz fails to make contact, ball clips the pad and rolls away behind the stumps on the off side

55.4

Cullen to Abdur Razzak, 1 run, turned away to deep midwicket for an easy single

55.5

Cullen to Khaled Mashud, 3 runs, on the middle and leg stump line, Mashud gets well inside the line and caress it down to the vacatn fine leg region

55.6

Cullen to Abdur Razzak, no run, pitched up outside the off stump, driven hard and the ball races away to mid-off, fielder moves across quickly and cuts off the single

Bangladesh 182/8   DJ Cullen 6-0-20-1

57.1

Cullen to Abdur Razzak, no run, left alone outside the off stump

57.2

Cullen to Abdur Razzak, 2 runs, clipped away through midwicket for a brace

57.3

Cullen to Abdur Razzak, no run, tossed up outside the off stump, defended

57.4

Cullen to Abdur Razzak, 1 leg bye, played away behind square on the leg side for an easy single

57.5

Cullen to Khaled Mashud, 2 runs, turning in from wide outside the off stump, Mashud gets well forward and taps it away to deep fine leg for two easy runs, took it from wide outside the off stump and placed it fine

57.6

Cullen to Khaled Mashud, 1 run, bit of width offered outside the off stump, Mashud pushes forward and forces it away towards gully, easy single and Mashud retains the strike

Bangladesh 192/8   DJ Cullen 7-0-25-1
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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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