Bangladesh tour of Zimbabwe, 2003/04 / Commentary

Bangladesh in Zimbabwe ODI Series - 3rd ODI

Zimbabwe v Bangladesh

Bangladesh won by 8 runs

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

1.5

Hondo to Shahriar Hossain, no run, good length delivery, pitched outside the off stump and moving in, left alone

1.6

Hondo to Shahriar Hossain, no run, cut away to the point region, was not timed well

Bangladesh 8/0   DT Hondo 1-0-5-0

3.1

Hondo to Shahriar Hossain, no run, fraction short, pitched outside the off stump and angling in, defended to the leg side

3.2

Hondo to Shahriar Hossain, 1 run

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   DT Hondo 2-0-7-0

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   DT Hondo 3-0-9-1

7.1

Hondo to Habibul Bashar, no run, short of a good length, pitched outside the off stump and angling in, defended

7.2

Hondo to Habibul Bashar, no run, good length delivery outside the off stump, left alone

7.3

Hondo to Habibul Bashar, FOUR, fuller length delivery on the middle leg stump line, turned away fine and the ball races down to the fine leg boundary

7.4

Hondo to Habibul Bashar, 2 runs, turned away to square leg

7.5

Hondo to Habibul Bashar, no run

7.6

Hondo to Habibul Bashar, no run

Bangladesh 20/1   DT Hondo 4-0-15-1

9.1

Hondo to Rajin Saleh, 1 wide, down the leg side

9.1

Hondo to Rajin Saleh, no run, good length delivery on the middle and off, defended leaning forward

9.2

Hondo to Rajin Saleh, no run, pitched up outside the off stump, driven hard but straight back to the bowler

9.3

Hondo to Rajin Saleh, no run, defended to the leg side, fielder comes in quickly and single is cut off

9.4

Hondo to Rajin Saleh, no run, pitched up outside the off stump, driven straight to the mid off fielder

9.5

Hondo to Rajin Saleh, no run, good length delivery, pitched outside the off stump and angling in, left alone

9.6

Hondo to Rajin Saleh, 1 run, turned away to the vacant backward of square leg region

Bangladesh 28/2   DT Hondo 5-0-17-1

11.1

Hondo to Rajin Saleh, 1 wide, another wide! again down the leg side

11.1

Hondo to Rajin Saleh, no run, good length delivery, pitched outside the off stump and angling in, defended watchfully

11.2

Hondo to Rajin Saleh, FOUR, no stopping that! pitched up outside the off stump, perfectly in the slot, driven wide of the mid off fielder

11.3

Hondo to Rajin Saleh, no run, defended back to the bowler

11.4

Hondo to Rajin Saleh, no run, pitched up on the middle and off, driven down to the mid on region

11.5

Hondo to Rajin Saleh, no run, fuller length delivery outside the off side, no shot offered

11.6

Hondo to Rajin Saleh, no run, good length delivery, pitched outside the off stump and moving in, defended back to the bowler

Bangladesh 36/2   DT Hondo 6-0-22-1

42.1

Hondo to Khaled Mahmud, 1 run, outside the off stump, cut away to deep point

42.2

Hondo to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, pitched up outside the off stump, digs it out to the cover fielder

42.3

Hondo to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, short outside the off stump, pulled away uplishly to the deep mid wicket region

42.4

Hondo to Khaled Mahmud, no run, pitched up outside the off stump, driven straight to the mid off fielder

42.5

Hondo to Khaled Mahmud, 1 run, plays it down to the mid on region

42.6

Hondo to Mohammad Ashraful, FOUR, shot! moves forward takes it on the full and taps it wide of the short fine leg fielder

Bangladesh 173/6   DT Hondo 7-0-29-1

44.1

Hondo to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 wide, good length delivery wide outside the off stump, Ashraful pushes at it and gets beaten

44.1

Hondo to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, pitched up on the pads, turned away to square leg

44.2

Hondo to Khaled Mahmud, FOUR, pitched up outside the off stump, smashed wide of the mid off fielder, was hit uplishly but well wide of the fielder, top shot

44.3

Hondo to Khaled Mahmud, no run, slower delivery outside the off stump, Mahmud pulls and gets beaten

44.4

Hondo to Khaled Mahmud, SIX, MAX! short delivery on the middle and leg, Mahmud gets back quickly and pulls it over the mid wicket fence

44.5

Hondo to Khaled Mahmud, 1 run

44.6

Hondo to Mohammad Ashraful, 2 runs, good length delivery outside the off stump, played over the cover fielder

Bangladesh 192/6   DT Hondo 8-0-44-1

49.1

Hondo to Mohammad Ashraful, 2 runs, pitched up outside the off stump, smashed down to the long on region, overthrow gives away an extra run

49.2

Hondo to Mohammad Ashraful, 2 runs, pitched up outside the off stump, played away to the deep cover region, comes back for the second, well played, 50 off just 31 balls

Bangladesh 229/7   DT Hondo 8.2-0-48-1
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Zimbabwe v Bangladesh at Harare - Mar 14, 2004
Zimbabwe won by 3 wickets (with 45 balls remaining)
Zimbabwe v Bangladesh at Harare - Mar 12, 2004
Zimbabwe won by 14 runs
Zimbabwe v Bangladesh at Harare - Mar 10, 2004
Bangladesh won by 8 runs
Zimbabwe v Bangladesh at Bulawayo - Mar 7, 2004
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
Zimbabwe v Bangladesh at Bulawayo - Mar 6, 2004
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
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