Bangladesh tour of Zimbabwe, 2003/04 / Commentary

Bangladesh in Zimbabwe ODI Series - 3rd ODI

Zimbabwe v Bangladesh

Bangladesh won by 8 runs

0.1

Streak to Alok Kapali, no run, good length delivery, pitched outside the off stump and moving away, nice shape, no shot offered

0.2

Streak to Alok Kapali, no run

0.3

Streak to Alok Kapali, no run

0.4

Streak to Alok Kapali, no run

0.5

Streak to Alok Kapali, 3 runs, outside the off stump, played down the track to the long on region, long chase for the fielder

Bangladesh 3/0   Alok Kapali 3* (5b)

1.1

Hondo to Alok Kapali, no run, short of a good length delivery outside the off stump, Kapali plays across the line, miss-hits it away to the leg side

1.2

Hondo to Alok Kapali, FOUR, shot! fraction short, pitched outside the off stump and angling in, Kapali gets into a nice position and pulls it away to the fine leg fence, perfect timing this time

1.3

Hondo to Alok Kapali, no run, good length delivery outside the off stump, left alone

1.4

Hondo to Alok Kapali, 1 run, turned away to the vacant square leg region, easy single

Bangladesh 8/0   Alok Kapali 8* (9b 1x4)

2.1

Streak to Alok Kapali, 1 run, edged and wide! good delivery outside the off stump, Kapali pushes at it and, ball takes the edge and goes wide of the third slip

Bangladesh 9/0   Alok Kapali 9* (10b 1x4)

3.3

Hondo to Alok Kapali, no run

3.4

Hondo to Alok Kapali, no run, good length delivery on the middle and leg stump line, Kapali gets right behind the line and defends it with a straight bat

3.5

Hondo to Alok Kapali, 1 no ball, goes back and pushes it wide of the short cover fielder, no chance of a run there

3.5

Hondo to Alok Kapali, no run, dropped! wide outside the off stump, Kapali once again plays away from his body and ends up hitting it uplishly to the backward point region, was not an easy chance but Ebrahim messes it up, Kapali survives

3.6

Hondo to Alok Kapali, no run

Bangladesh 12/0   Alok Kapali 9* (15b 1x4)

5.1

Hondo to Alok Kapali, no run, pitched outside the off stump and angling in, goes back and turns it away to the square leg region, just getting on top of that

5.2

Hondo to Alok Kapali, no run, fuller length delivery on the middle and off stump line, driven hard but can't get it past the mid off fielder

5.3

Hondo to Alok Kapali, no run, pitched up, ball angling in after pitching outside the off stump, defended back to the bowler with a straight bat

5.4

Hondo to Alok Kapali, 1 wide, wide outside the off stump, ball moving away further after pitching, Kapali follows it and gets beaten

5.4

Hondo to Alok Kapali, no run, pitched up, moving away after pitching, no shot offered

5.5

Hondo to Alok Kapali, 1 wide, another wayward delivery outside the off stump, Kapali slashes at it far away from his body, makes no connection

5.5

Hondo to Alok Kapali, no run, pitched outside the off stump and came back in sharply, Kapali moves across and gets hit on the pad outside the line of the off stump, appeal turned down

5.6

Hondo to Alok Kapali, OUT, first blood! superb delivery, pitched in line and moving away late, Kapali had to play at it and ends up with a thin edge straight to Taibu behind the stumps, Hondo strikes

Alok Kapali c †Taibu b Hondo 9 (25m 21b 1x4 0x6) SR: 42.85

Bangladesh 14/1   Alok Kapali 9 (20b 1x4)
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Zimbabwe won by 3 wickets (with 45 balls remaining)
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