Bangladesh tour of Zimbabwe, 2003/04 / Commentary

Bangladesh in Zimbabwe ODI Series - 3rd ODI

Zimbabwe v Bangladesh

Bangladesh won by 8 runs

24.1

Flower to Rajin Saleh, no run, full-toss on the middle, hit straight back to the bowler

24.2

Flower to Rajin Saleh, 1 run, driven down to the long off region, just the single

24.3

Flower to Habibul Bashar, no run, goes back and turns it away to the mid wicket region

24.4

Flower to Habibul Bashar, 1 run, waits for it and cuts it away to the deep cover region, easy single

24.5

Flower to Rajin Saleh, no run, moves forward and defends it back down the track

24.6

Flower to Rajin Saleh, no run, comes down the track and defends it to the off side

Bangladesh 83/2   GW Flower 1-0-2-0

26.1

Flower to Habibul Bashar, 1 run, fraction short outside the off stump, Bashar waits for it and cuts it away to the deep point region

26.2

Flower to Rajin Saleh, no run

26.3

Flower to Rajin Saleh, no run, drives it back to the bowler

26.4

Flower to Rajin Saleh, 4 runs, shot! comes down the track and lofts it away to the deep mid wicket region, great piece of fielding in the deep, but the batsmen run four

26.5

Flower to Rajin Saleh, no run

26.6

Flower to Rajin Saleh, 1 run

Bangladesh 92/2   GW Flower 2-0-8-0

28.1

Flower to Rajin Saleh, no run

28.2

Flower to Rajin Saleh, no run

28.3

Flower to Rajin Saleh, no run, pushed back to the bowler

28.4

Flower to Rajin Saleh, 1 run, defended to the off side with soft hands, quick single taken

28.5

Flower to Habibul Bashar, 1 run, again defended to the off side, another quick single taken, close one

28.6

Flower to Rajin Saleh, 1 run, swept down to the fine leg region, easy single to end the over

Bangladesh 104/2   GW Flower 3-0-11-0

30.1

Flower to Rajin Saleh, no run

30.2

Flower to Rajin Saleh, no run

30.3

Flower to Rajin Saleh, no run

30.4

Flower to Rajin Saleh, no run

30.5

Flower to Rajin Saleh, 1 run, swept fine to the deep fine leg region

30.6

Flower to Habibul Bashar, no run

Bangladesh 109/2   GW Flower 4-0-12-0

32.1

Flower to Rajin Saleh, 1 run, played down to long on

32.2

Flower to Habibul Bashar, 1 run, waits for it and pulls it down to the long on region

32.3

Flower to Rajin Saleh, no run, played straight to the man at short fine leg

32.4

Flower to Rajin Saleh, 1 run, comes down the track and plays it down to the long off region, easy single

32.5

Flower to Habibul Bashar, no run, defended to the off side

32.6

Flower to Habibul Bashar, 1 run, played wide of the cover fielder

Bangladesh 115/2   GW Flower 5-0-16-0

34.1

Flower to Rajin Saleh, 1 run

34.2

Flower to Habibul Bashar, 1 run, lofted down to the long on region, falls short of the fielder

34.3

Flower to Rajin Saleh, no run, defended to the off side

34.4

Flower to Rajin Saleh, no run, pushed back to the bowler

34.5

Flower to Rajin Saleh, 1 run

34.6

Flower to Habibul Bashar, 1 run, cut away wide of the point fielder

Bangladesh 123/2   GW Flower 6-0-20-0

36.1

Flower to Rajin Saleh, no run, down the leg side, swept straight to the short fine leg fielder

36.2

Flower to Rajin Saleh, 1 run, played wide of the point fielder, brings up his fifty

36.3

Flower to Habibul Bashar, OUT, gone! short delivery on the middle and leg stump line, pulled away straight to Ebrahim at mid wicket

Habibul Bashar c Ebrahim b Flower 61 (112m 80b 7x4 0x6) SR: 76.25

36.4

Flower to Mohammad Rafique, 1 run

36.5

Flower to Rajin Saleh, no run

36.6

Flower to Rajin Saleh, 1 run, comes down the track, takes it on the full and drives it down to the long off region

Bangladesh 136/3   GW Flower 7-0-23-1
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