Bangladesh tour of Zimbabwe, 2003/04 / Commentary

Bangladesh in Zimbabwe ODI Series - 3rd ODI

Zimbabwe v Bangladesh

Bangladesh won by 8 runs

13.1

Mahwire to Rajin Saleh, no run, good length delivery, pitched in line and drifting down the leg side, defended

13.2

Mahwire to Rajin Saleh, no run, good length delivery wide outside the off stump, no shot offered

13.3

Mahwire to Rajin Saleh, no run, pitched outside the off stump and moving away, no shot offered

13.4

Mahwire to Rajin Saleh, no run, moves forward and defends well

13.5

Mahwire to Rajin Saleh, no run, on the middle and leg stump line, defended to the leg side

13.6

Mahwire to Rajin Saleh, no run, pushed to the mid off region, fielder comes in quickly and the single is not taken, Mahwire starts with a maiden

Bangladesh 38/2   NB Mahwire 1-1-0-0

15.1

Mahwire to Habibul Bashar, no run, short and wide outside the off stump, cut away hard but straight to the fielder at backward point

15.2

Mahwire to Habibul Bashar, no run, good length delivery, came back in sharply, hits the pad outside the line of the off stump, appeal for LBW turned down

15.3

Mahwire to Habibul Bashar, no run, pitched up outside the off stump, driven down the track, Mahwire stretches out and picks it up with his left hand

15.4

Mahwire to Habibul Bashar, no run, short outside the off stump, ball kept a bit low, no shot offered

15.5

Mahwire to Habibul Bashar, no run, pitched up outside the off stump, played away to the off side, was not timed well

15.6

Mahwire to Habibul Bashar, no run, fuller length delivery outside the off stump, Bashar dives hard but makes no contact

Bangladesh 39/2   NB Mahwire 2-2-0-0

17.1

Mahwire to Rajin Saleh, no run, pithed up on the pads, driven straight to the mid on fielder, loud NO call from the batsman

17.2

Mahwire to Rajin Saleh, no run, good length delivery outside the off stump, ball moving away a bit after pitching, Saleh watches it all the way to the keeper

17.3

Mahwire to Rajin Saleh, 1 run, fuller length outside the off stump, Saleh swings hard trying to go over the top of mid off, ends up miss-hitting it just wide of the fielder running back

17.4

Mahwire to Habibul Bashar, 1 run, wide outside the off stump, Bashar cuts and gets a thick bottom edge, ball hits the slip fielder on the legs and goes past the keeper

17.5

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

17.5

Mahwire to Rajin Saleh, FOUR, shot! pitched up outside the off stump, perfect half volley, driven wide of the mid off fielder

17.6

Mahwire to Rajin Saleh, no run, slower delivery outside the off stump, defended

Bangladesh 51/2   NB Mahwire 3-2-7-0

19.1

Mahwire to Habibul Bashar, 1 wide, down the leg side, another extra!

19.1

Mahwire to Habibul Bashar, FOUR, drifting down the leg side, all Bashar had to do was to get bat to ball and it's another boundary down to fine leg

19.2

Mahwire to Habibul Bashar, no run, good length delivery, pitched outside the off stump and came back in, Bashar moves forward and gets hit on the pad but slightly outside the line of the off stump, loud shout for LBW turned down

19.3

Mahwire to Habibul Bashar, no run

19.4

Mahwire to Habibul Bashar, FOUR, perfect timing! pitched up on the leg, flicked away to the backward of square leg fence, made it look easy

19.5

Mahwire to Habibul Bashar, FOUR, four more! wide outside the off stump, Bashar follows it and gets a thick edge wide of the keeper

19.6

Mahwire to Habibul Bashar, 1 run, cut down to the third man region, easy single to end the over, expensive one

Bangladesh 68/2   NB Mahwire 4-2-21-0

49.3

Mahwire to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, down the leg side, played straight to the short fine leg fielder

49.4

Mahwire to Khaled Mashud, FOUR, pitched up on the middle and leg, lofted away to the mid wicket fence, well placed

49.5

Mahwire to Khaled Mashud, 2 runs, gives himself room and plays it away to the cover region, fielder half stops it and the second run is taken

49.6

Mahwire to Khaled Mashud, 2 runs, chips it down to the long on region, wild throw goes over the keeper and an extra run is taken

Bangladesh 238/7   NB Mahwire 4.4-2-30-0
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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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